Pacifica, California Statistic: Population, Charts, Map, Steets and More

Pacifica City has a small town feel, and residents know each other. Many of them are even comfortable walking the streets late at night. The community has a strong sense of civic pride and protectionism. In the past, the region was a sparsely populated agricultural area. The valleys were cultivated with artichokes, Brussels sprouts, peas, and cabbage.

As for development, residents are opposed to the idea of more development in the town. However, some development would help the city become more attractive to residents, and would improve roads, emergency services, and schools. The town's lackluster housing and climate are another reason for the opposition.

Pacifica, CA is located in San Mateo County. The population is expected to reach 38,922 in 2020, up 0.73% from the 2010 census. The median house value is $943,500, and median rental costs are $2,535 per month. Pacifica's median age is 42.5 years, and both males and females live there.

Housing growth in Pacifica City has been lower than other areas. Between 2010 and 2020, the city's housing stock will only increase by 1.8 percent, compared to 3.3 percent in Ventura County. But compared to other areas in the county, Port Hueneme's growth has been more even.