42.3% of San Francisco, CA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 22%.
In 2019, the most common non-English language spoken in San Francisco, CA was Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese). 17.5% of the overall population of San Francisco, CA are native Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) speakers. 10.4% speak Spanish and 2.13% speak Tagalog (Incl. Filipino), the next two most common languages.