California Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

California Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 39,278,883 0.3%
Male Population 19,520,596 0.4%
Female Population 19,758,287 0.3%
Male Population 49.7 %
Female Population 50.3 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 39.4 0.8%
Citizen US Born 28,188,104 0.4%
Citizen not US Born 5,994,746 1.9%
Not Citizen 5,096,033 -1.7%
Citizen US Born 71.76 %
Citizen not US Born 15.26 %
Not Citizen 12.97 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 311,177 -2.4%
Moved from Same Country 3,106,810 -4.3%
Moved from Same State 1,069,070 -0.4%
Moved from Different State 502,152 -1.3%
Same House as Last Year 33,839,135 0.9%
Moved from Abroad 0.8 %
Moved from Same Country 8 %
Moved from Same State 2.75 %
Moved from Different State 1.29 %
Same House as Last Year 87.15 %

Occupational Employment in California top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 14,680,087 1.7%
Blue Collar 3,912,517 1.1%
White Collar 78.96 %
Blue Collar 21.04 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,180,023 1.2%
Private Companies 12,674,730 1.4%
Governmental Workers 2,524,247 2.6%
Not for Profit Companies 1,213,604 1.9%
Self Employees 11.73 %
Private Companies 68.17 %
Governmental Workers 13.58 %
Not for Profit Companies 6.53 %

Number of Households in California top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 13,045,590 0.6%
Average People Per Household 3 -0.4%
Family Households 8,959,186 0.5%
Non-family Households 4,086,404 0.9%
Family Households 68.68 %
Non-family Households 31.32 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 4,483,109 -0.6%
Households without Children 8,562,481 1.3%
Households with Children 34.36 %
Households without Children 65.64 %

Median and Average Income in California top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $100,201.84 5.3%
Median Household Income $68,614.00 5.7%
People below Poverty Level 5,069,591 -6.1%
People above Poverty Level 33,029,935 1.4%

Housing in California top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 14,176,987 0.7%
Median Year Built 1975 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 1,295,235 -0.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 842,488 -0.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,902,993 0.1%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,893,030 0.0%
Built between 1970 and 1979 2,491,009 0.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 2,132,907 -0.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 1,548,359 0.7%
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,581,695 -1.1%
Built in 2010 or Later 489,271 27.9%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 13,045,590 0.6%
Owner Occupied 7,155,596 1.0%
Renter Occupied 5,889,994 0.2%
Owner Occupied 54.85 %
Renter Occupied 45.15 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 5,031,460 0.2%
Without Mortgage 2,124,136 3.0%
Median Value with Mortgage $470,100.00 6.6%
Median Value without Mortgage $424,750.00 8.4%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,491.00 6.1%
With Mortgage 70.32 %
Without Mortgage 29.68 %

California Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 2,484,348 -1.7%
Some High School 8,923,796 -0.2%
Some College 7,648,384 0.2%
Associate Degree 2,264,208 1.1%
Bachelor's Degree 5,981,450 2.9%
No High School 9.1 %
Some High School 32.69 %
Some College 28.01 %
Associate Degree 8.29 %
Bachelor's Degree 21.91 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in California top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 11,727,263 0.7%
Married 15,533,089 0.6%
Separated 634,615 -2.4%
Widowed 1,575,665 0.2%
Divorced 2,947,173 -0.2%
Never Married 36.18 %
Married 47.92 %
Separated 1.96 %
Widowed 4.86 %
Divorced 9.09 %

Means of Transport to Work in California top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 15,252,380 1.4%
Bus or TrolleyBus 581,444 -1.3%
Railroad 27,982 -64.4%
Ferryboat 12,384 15.9%
Bicycle 173,077 -4.3%
Motorcycle 58,407 -3.9%
TaxiCab 34,288 36.5%
Walk 474,262 0.4%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

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California is a state in United States with a population of 39,278,883. There are 19,520,596 male residents living in California and 19,758,287 female residents. The total number of households is 13,045,590 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 39 with 15,533,089 people being married and 16,884,716 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 78.96% white collar employees and 21.04% blue collar employees in California..
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