El Cajon San Diego County, California

El Cajon: City in California, United States of America

About

El Cajon is a city located in the county of San Diego in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 99,478. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 102,401 inhabitants.

The city was created 109 years ago in 1912.

El Cajon Quick Facts

Population : 102,401 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : San Diego County
Postal code : 92019–92022, 92090
Phone Area Codes : 619
Water as percent of area : 0%
Land as percent of area : 100%
Altitude : 1,421 feet / 433 meters
Establishment : November 11, 1912 (109 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−08:00
Local time : 10:15:09 (4th October 2022)
Population growth : 2.85% (2010-2020)
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Geography

El Cajon is located at 32°47'41"N 116°57'45"W (32.7947700, -116.9625300).

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Demographics

The population of El Cajon increased by 2.85% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 99,478 - census
2011 100,795 1.31% estimation process
2012 101,537 0.73% estimation process
2013 102,303 0.75% estimation process
2014 102,789 0.47% estimation process
2015 103,230 0.43% estimation process
2016 103,527 0.29% estimation process
2017 103,468 -0.06% estimation process
2018 103,041 -0.41% estimation process
2019 102,708 -0.32% estimation process
2020 102,401 -0.3% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,330
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 5,979
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 5.9%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,796
April 1, 2010 Population : 5,979
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.1%
People over 65 (%) : 25.6%
Female persons, % : 52.1%
White only, percent : 84.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.8%
Asians alone % : 8.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 83.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 262
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 14.3%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 98.4%

El Cajon zip code is 92019. County name: San Diego, County fips: 06073

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 98.4%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $440,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,120
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,210
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,737
2015-2019 Households : 2,228
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.66
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 92.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 98.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 96.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 98.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 77.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 2.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 0.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 4,552
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 58,078
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,616
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $190,682
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $100,152
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 998
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 613
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 235
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 79
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 881
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 100
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 854
2010 population per square mile : 847.0
2010 land area in square miles : 7.06

Where ot Eat in El Cajon

1 Singing Hills Golf Resort at Sycuan

Rating: 4.5 (1568)

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Where to Stay in El Cajon

1 Motel 6 El Cajon, CA - San Diego

Rating: 3.5 (1960)

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2 Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

Rating: 3.1 (667)

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Econo Lodge Inn & Suites El Cajon San Diego East

3 Best Western Plus Continental Inn & Suites

Rating: 3.5 (571)

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Best Western Plus Continental Inn & Suites

4 Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon

Rating: 3.8 (456)

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Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego-East/El Cajon

5 Surestay Plus Hotel By Best Western El Cajon

Rating: 3.5 (454)

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Other Places in El Cajon

1 City Of El Cajon City Hall

Rating: 3.3 (9)

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2 El Cajon Human Resources

Rating: 5 (2)

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3 El Cajon City Manager's Office

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4 El Cajon City Clerk Department

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5 El Cajon Mayor's Office

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6 El Cajon Finance Department

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People born in El Cajon (34)

People born in El Cajon, including racing driver Jimmie Johnson, television producer, writer, and director Glen Morgan, film director known for founding Invisible Children, Inc. and Kony 2012 Jason Russell, .

List

  • A. J. Griffin (Major League Baseball pitcher) he was born in 28/01/1988
  • Brian Giles (American baseball player) he was born in 20/01/1971
  • Mark Malone (American football player) he was born in 22/11/1958
  • Andrew Garcia (baseball player) he was born in 22/04/1986
  • Austin Cameron (American racing driver) he was born in 24/01/1977
  • Brandon Whitt (American racing driver) he was born in 15/10/1982
  • Bret Boone (American baseball player) he was born in 06/04/1969
  • Daniel Jeremiah (American football player) he was born in 05/12/1977
  • Graham Koonce (American baseball player) he was born in 15/05/1975
  • Grant Roberts (American baseball player) he was born in 13/09/1977
  • James P. Zumwalt (American diplomat) he was born in 13/04/1956
  • LaTanya Sheffield (athletics competitor) she was born in 11/10/1963
  • Morris Strode (American tennis player) he was born in 05/06/1960
  • Natalie Spilger (American soccer player) she was born in 19/05/1982
  • Ricky Johnson (American motorcycle racer) he was born in 06/07/1964
  • Tommy Vardell (Player of American football) he was born in 20/02/1969
  • Linda Rhys Vaughn she was born in 11/08/1959
  • Jarit Johnson (American racing driver) he was born in 16/01/1979

Schools in El Cajon

College & universities near El Cajon, CA

Code Name City ZIP
116563 Bellus Academy-El Cajon El Cajon (CA) 92021
444361 Advanced Training Associates El Cajon (CA) 92020
117575 Southern California Seminary El Cajon (CA) 92019-1108
112084 San Diego Christian College Santee (CA) 92071
115296 Grossmont College El Cajon (CA) 92020-1799

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near El Cajon, CA

Code Name Address Type
SAN Santa Fe Depot 1050 Kettner Blvd RAIL
OLT Old Town Transit Center 4005 Taylor Street RAIL
SRB Sorrento Valley station 11170 Sorrento Valley Road RAIL
SOL Solana Beach 105 North Cedros Avenue RAIL
ENC Encinitas, CA 25 East D Street RAIL

Post offices near El Cajon

Post Office Name City ZIP
El Cajon Post Office El Cajon (CA) 92020
Bostonia Post Office El Cajon (CA) 92021
Grossmon Post Office La Mesa (CA) 91942
Navaj Post Office San Diego (CA) 92119
La Mesa Annex Post Office La Mesa (CA) 91942

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Distance to Other Cities

El Cajon distances to largest California cities