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San Diego Region
             
Jurisdiction Facts
Acres Square miles Incorporated
2,727,030 4,261.0 N/A
Population Trends (1980 - 2010)
1980 1990 2000 2010
Total Population 1,861,846 2,498,016 2,813,833 3,095,313
Growth from Prior Period 34% 13% 10%
Population Characteristics (2000 and 2010 Census)
2000 2010 Percent of Difference
Total Numeric Percent
Hispanic 750,965 991,348 32% 240,383 32%
Non-Hispanic 2,062,868 2,103,965 68% 41,097 2%
White 1,548,833 1,500,047 48% -48,786 -3%
Black 154,487 146,600 5% -7,887 -5%
American Indian 15,253 14,098 < 1% -1,155 -8%
Asian 245,297 328,058 11% 82,761 34%
Hawaiian & Pacific Islander 12,164 13,504 < 1% 1,340 11%
Other 5,822 6,715 < 1% 893 15%
Two or More Races 81,012 94,943 3% 13,931 17%
All Ethnic Groups 2,813,833 3,095,313 100% 281,480 10%
Median Household Income (2010 Estimates and 2000 Census)
2009 (current dollars) $62,771
2009 ($1999) $44,772
2000 ($1999) $47,268
Housing Characteristics (2010 Estimates)
Total Housing Units 1,149,426 100%
Occupied Housing Units 1,068,797 93%
Vacant 80,629 7%
Preliminary 2050 Regional Growth Forecast
% Change
2000 2020 2030 2040 2050 2000-2050
Population 2,813,833 3,535,000 3,870,000 4,163,688 4,384,867 48%
Housing 1,040,149 1,262,488 1,369,807 1,457,545 1,529,090 40%
Jobs (incl. military) 1,384,676 1,619,615 1,752,630 1,877,668 2,003,038 36%
Source: SANDAG   www.sandag.org last updated: October 2011