Huntington Beach, CA Demographics

The total population of Huntington Beach is estimated to be 197,481 with 99,061 males (50.16%) and 98,420 females (49.84%). There are 641 less females than males in Huntington Beach.
The median household income in Huntington Beach was $113,202 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 2,756(2.50%) from $110,446 in 2020. This income is 151.73% 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, Huntington Beach sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of under 25 years old, at $138,668. Overall, the median household income for the city of Huntington Beach stands at $111,122.
In Huntington Beach, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $70,937 for males and $42,844 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $99,443 for males and $80,932 for females.
In Huntington Beach, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 6 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Some Other Race households have the highest median household income at $120,153, while Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $77,042.
In 2022, the population of Huntington Beach was 194,310, a 1.10% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Huntington Beach's population was 196,463, a decline of 0.98% compared to a population of 198,410 in 2020.
The median age in Huntington Beach, CA is 43.1, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 15.15% were under the age of 15, 18.41% aged 15 to 29, 48.22% aged 30 to 64, 16.09% aged 65 to 84, and 2.14% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Huntington Beach population: 67.81% are White, 1.19% are Black or African American, 0.46% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 12.86% are Asian, 0.44% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 7.50% are some other race and 9.75% are multiracial.