Half Moon Bay, CA Demographics

The total population of Half Moon Bay is estimated to be 11,633 with 5,341 males (45.91%) and 6,292 females (54.09%). There are 951 more females than males in Half Moon Bay.
The median household income in Half Moon Bay was $148,459 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 246(0.17%) from $148,705 in 2020. This income is 198.99% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Half Moon Bay sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $192,188. Overall, the median household income for the city of Half Moon Bay stands at $148,459.
In Half Moon Bay, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $74,030 for males and $36,867 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $108,299 for males and $70,009 for females.
In Half Moon Bay, there are just three different racial groups among households. Among these, White households report a median household income of $157,639, followed by Some Other Race households at $122,046, and Two or More Races households with a median household income of $112,661.
In 2022, the population of Half Moon Bay was 11,176, a 1.80% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Half Moon Bay's population was 11,381, a decline of 3.26% compared to a population of 11,765 in 2020.
The median age in Half Moon Bay, CA is 44.9, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 15.62% were under the age of 15, 20.04% aged 15 to 29, 44.02% aged 30 to 64, 18.13% aged 65 to 84, and 2.19% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Half Moon Bay population: 70.79% are White, 0.54% are Black or African American, 5.39% are Asian, 0.20% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 15.63% are some other race and 7.46% are multiracial.