Pacific Grove, CaliforniaPacific Grove
is a city located in Monterey County, California
. As of the 2000
census, the city had a total population of 15,522.
Geography\nPacific Grove is located at 36°37'9" North, 121°55'16" West (36.619065, -121.921025)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of 10.4 km²
). 7.4 km² (2.9 mi²) of it is land and 3.0 km² (1.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 28.43% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 15,522 people, 7,316 households, and 3,972 families residing in the city. The population density
is 2,088.2/km² (5,399.2/mi²). There are 8,032 housing units at an average density of 1,080.5/km² (2,793.9/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 88.04% White, 1.14% African American
, 0.55% Native American
, 4.50% Asian
, 0.26% Pacific Islander, 1.78% from other races, and 3.73% from two or more races. 7.14% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 7,316 households out of which 21.6% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.7% are married couples living together, 9.6% have a female householder with no husband present, and 45.7% are non-families. 36.8% of all households are made up of individuals and 14.2% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.10 and the average family size is 2.75.
In the city the population is spread out with 17.8% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 27.0% from 25 to 44, 29.9% from 45 to 64, and 19.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 45 years. For every 100 females there are 85.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 81.5 males.
The median income for a household in the city is $50,254, and the median income for a family is $59,569. Males have a median income of $43,897 versus $35,924 for females. The per capita income for the city is $31,277. 5.4% of the population and 3.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 4.6% are under the age of 18 and 3.9% are 65 or older.