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Colma, CA Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Colma is 1,837, which is 54.24% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Colma population density is 962.21 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 232.55 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Colma is hispanic, which represent 52.37% of the total population. The average Colma education level is higher than the state average and is about the same as the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 1,837. #883

Population Growth Since 2000, #106

Colma, CA

Population Density, #764

Colma, CA
962.21 per square mile
232.55 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:625 (34.02%, #1444)
Black:43 (2.34%, #435)
Hispanic:962 (52.37%, #324)
Asian:609 (33.15%, #48)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):4 (0.22%, #972)
One Race, Other:434 (23.63%, see rank)
Two or More Races:122 (6.64%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:680 (70.69%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:15 (1.56%, see rank)
Cuban:8 (0.83%, see rank)
Central American:182 (18.92%, see rank)
South American:18 (1.87%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:3 (0.49%, see rank)
Chinese:107 (17.57%, see rank)
Filipino:409 (67.16%, see rank)
Japanese:5 (0.82%, see rank)
Korean:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Vietnamese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Asian, Other:85 (13.96%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

1,655 (90.09%) out of the total population of 1,837 reported first ancestry.

 Colma, CA% of the Total PopulationCaliforniaU.S.
Arab211.14%, see rank0.72%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.22%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.46%0.42%
Dutch100.54%, see rank0.99%1.40%
English140.76%, see rank5.94%8.02%
French00.00%, see rank2.15%3.34%
German573.10%, see rank8.51%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.35%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.32%0.46%
Irish382.07%, see rank6.69%10.80%
Italian422.29%, see rank3.97%5.52%
Norwegian00.00%, see rank1.02%1.42%
Polish30.16%, see rank1.32%3.01%
Portuguese50.27%, see rank0.91%0.44%
Russian20.11%, see rank1.13%0.92%
Scotch-Irish30.16%, see rank0.61%0.99%
Scottish100.54%, see rank1.34%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.69%0.95%
Swedish00.00%, see rank1.09%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.27%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.27%0.31%
American140.76%, see rank3.22%7.12%
Welsh00.00%, see rank0.43%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 848 (46.16%, see rank)
Females: 989 (53.84%, see rank)

Colma, CA
Male: 46.16%
Female: 53.84%
Male: 49.68%
Female: 50.32%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Colma, CA
30.30 years old
35.60 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Colma, CA
30.60 years old
34.50 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Colma, CA
30.30 years old
36.80 years old
38.80 years old

 Colma, CA% of the Total PopulationCaliforniaU.S.
Under 5 years1598.66%, see rank6.62%6.36%
5 to 9 years834.52%, see rank6.65%6.51%
10 to 14 years1015.50%, see rank6.70%6.59%
15 to 19 years985.33%, see rank7.12%6.85%
20 to 24 years23312.68%, see rank7.58%7.13%
25 to 34 years40622.10%, see rank14.48%13.47%
35 to 44 years1196.48%, see rank13.60%12.96%
45 to 54 years32517.69%, see rank13.79%14.09%
55 to 64 years1508.17%, see rank11.32%12.29%
65 to 74 years975.28%, see rank6.71%7.64%
75 to 84 603.27%, see rank3.72%4.25%
85 years and over60.33%, see rank1.70%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Colma, CACaliforniaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population1,163, 100%24,865,866209,056,129
Less Than High School159, 13.67%, see rank18.51%13.67%
High School Graduate234, 20.12%, see rank20.72%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree356, 30.61%, see rank29.76%29.09%
Bachelor Degree347, 29.84%, see rank19.59%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree67, 5.76%, see rank11.41%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.66, see rank13.4413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Colma, CA CaliforniaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten2450.00%50.00%71.91%28.09%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)14883.78%, see rank16.22%, see rank91.40%8.60%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)8584.71%, see rank15.29%, see rank92.33%7.67%90.60%9.40%
College17390.75%, see rank9.25%, see rank83.91%16.09%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School2576.00%, see rank24.00%, see rank55.14%44.86%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Colma, CACaliforniaU.S.
Total Households479, 100%12,617,280116,211,092
Average Household Size3.84, see rank2.952.63
1 Person Households67, 13.99%, see rank24.10%27.57%
2 or More Person Households412, 86.01%, see rank75.90%72.43%
Family Households (Families)369, 77.04%, see rank68.69%66.22%
Average Family Size4.42, see rank3.673.32
Married-Couple Family259, 54.07%, see rank49.11%48.42%
Nonfamily Households110, 22.96%, see rank31.31%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Colma, CA%CaliforniaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total1,494see rank30,462,253252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over672100%, see rank15,026,838123,281,364
Never Married29744.20%, see rank39.95%35.77%
Married34351.04%, see rank49.84%52.04%
Widowed71.04%, see rank2.14%2.57%
Divorced253.72%, see rank8.07%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over822100%, see rank15,435,415129,692,771
Never Married38246.47%, see rank32.75%29.48%
Married35342.94%, see rank48.11%49.19%
Widowed384.62%, see rank7.96%9.16%
Divorced495.96%, see rank11.18%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Colma, CA%CaliforniaU.S.
Native86947.31%, see rank72.97%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence79443.22%, see rank54.40%58.73%
Born in Different State643.48%, see rank17.34%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
110.60%, see rank1.23%1.42%
Foreign Born96852.69%, see rank27.03%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship44624.28%, see rank12.90%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship52228.42%, see rank14.13%7.09%
Born In Europe90.49%, see rank1.75%1.53%
Born In Asia36719.98%, see rank9.97%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.43%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.20%0.07%
Born In Latin America58731.95%, see rank14.33%6.83%
Born In Northern America50.27%, see rank0.34%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Colma, CA%CaliforniaU.S.
English14229.65%, see rank57.63%79.39%
Spanish18338.20%, see rank25.11%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages183.76%, see rank5.77%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages13127.35%, see rank10.40%3.36%
Other51.04%, see rank1.09%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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