Otay Mesa Demographics


  • Total Population87,218
  • Male Population(51.0 %) 44,516
  • Female Population(49.0 %) 42,702
  • Median Age34.30
There are currently 87,218 people living in Otay Mesa. Out of the total population number, 44,516 are men and 42,702 are women. The median age for Otay Mesa dwellers is 34.30.


  • White Collar27,370
  • Blue Collar8,374
There are currently 27,370 white-collar jobs and 8,374 blue-collar jobs in Otay Mesa.


  • Total Households21,626
  • Family Households17,983
  • Non-family Households3,643
  • Households With Children10,178
  • Households Without Children11,448
  • Average People Per Household3.81
There are currently 21,626 households in Otay Mesa. Out of this total, 17,983 are family households, 3,643 are non-family households, 10,178 are households with children and 11,448 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Otay Mesa is 3.81.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School7,921
  • Some High School27,251
  • Some College17,599
  • Associate Degree5,418
  • Bachelors Degree7,103
  • Graduate Degree1,960
There are 7,921 people living in Otay Mesa without a high school degree, 27,251 people with some high school degree and 17,599 people with a college degree. 5,418 people have an associate degree, 7,103 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 1,960 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married26,573
  • Married33,899
  • Separated2,110
  • Widowed3,025
  • Divorced6,866
26,573 of the people living in Otay Mesa have never been married, while 33,899 are married and 2,110 are separated. A total of 3,025 people are widowed and 6,866 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$73,588
  • Median Household Income$63,638
  • Median Income Under 25$51,806
  • Median Income 25-44$66,498
  • Median Income 45-64$70,020
  • Median Income Over 65$47,692

The average household income for people living in Otay Mesa is $73,588, while the median household income is $63,638. The median income in Otay Mesa is $51,806 for those under 25, $66,498 for those aged 25 to 44, $70,020 for those aged 45 to 64, and $47,692 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.