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El Cajon
             
Jurisdiction Facts
Acres Square miles Incorporated
9,245 14.4 1912
Population Trends (1980 - 2010)
1980 1990 2000 2010
Total Population 73,892 88,693 94,869 99,478
Growth from Prior Period 20% 7% 5%
Population Characteristics (2000 and 2010 Census)
2000 2010 Percent of Difference
Total Numeric Percent
Hispanic 21,313 28,036 28% 6,723 32%
Non-Hispanic 73,556 71,442 72% -2,114 -3%
White 61,188 56,462 57% -4,726 -8%
Black 4,828 5,939 6% 1,111 23%
American Indian 661 455 < 1% -206 -31%
Asian 2,511 3,375 3% 864 34%
Hawaiian & Pacific Islander 331 440 < 1% 109 33%
Other 181 261 < 1% 80 44%
Two or More Races 3,856 4,510 5% 654 17%
All Ethnic Groups 94,869 99,478 100% 4,609 5%
Median Household Income (2010 Estimates and 2000 Census)
2009 (current dollars) $50,811
2009 ($1999) $36,241
2000 ($1999) $35,530
Housing Characteristics (2010 Estimates)
Total Housing Units 35,644 100%
Occupied Housing Units 32,917 92%
Vacant 2,727 8%
Preliminary 2050 Regional Growth Forecast
% Change
2000 2020 2030 2040 2050 2000-2050
Population 94,869 109,587 128,816 143,661 144,229 51%
Housing 35,190 39,187 45,256 49,761 49,797 41%
Jobs (incl. military) 41,341 44,463 49,247 54,213 58,630 31%
Source: SANDAG   www.sandag.org last updated: October 2011