CITY LANDING: About El Cajon

Learn more about the city of El Cajon by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of El Cajon will be essential if you are going to consider renting in El Cajon. You can also view apartments for rent in El Cajon, CA by clicking the link and search box below.

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El Cajon Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 16.35%
    10-17: 11.46%
    18-29: 18.89%
    30-39: 16.12%
    40-49: 13.66%
    50-64: 12.24%
    65 & Over: 11.28%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 14.57 sq mi
    Total Population: 100,647
    Population Density Ranking (National): 81st percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 51st percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 61st percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 31st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $39,035
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $47,926
    Median Income Ranking (National): 45th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 31st percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 40th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 33rd percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 47th percentile
    Single: 53rd percentile
    Married With Children: 24th percentile
    Married With No Children: 23rd percentile
    Single With Children: 14th percentile
    Single With No Children: 40th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: GROSSMONT UNION HIGH
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 24.31 : 1

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