From a total population of 56,124, Santa Cruz has a median age of 28.8. The average age of males, in Santa Cruz, is 28.5 while the average age of females is 29.2. When you compare this to median age of California, Santa Cruz is 6.8 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Santa Cruz, is $29,177 while the average household income is $61,533. When comparing the median income of people living in Santa Cruz to the rest of California, the average income in Santa Cruz is $729 less.