Visalia, California Population 2019
Visalia is a city located in the state of California. More specifically, it is located in the San Joaquin Valley, where it is the fifth largest city by population. The city is located in Tulare County, where it is the county seat. The last US census taken in 2010 reflected a population of 124,442.
Since that time, estimates show that the number has risen to 133,000. The city’s total area is nearly 37.5 square miles, and it has a population density of over 3,497 people per square mile. The city’s population makes it the 44th most populous city in California.
Visalia Age and Gender Statistics
People under the age of 18 make up the largest age group in the city, comprising over 30% of the total population. Over one-quarter of the population is between the ages of 25 and 44, while more than 10% of residents are at least 65 years old.
There are more women than men living in Visalia, with data showing that there are about 92.1 men for every 100 women. About 14.8% of the population lives below the federal poverty line. Many of the city’s residents work in government jobs or agriculture.
Visalia Population Growth
The city of Visalia has experienced significant population growth throughout its history. The most recent population estimates show that growth is up just over 5% since the last census, indicating that while the city is still growing, the growth rate is slowing from the double-digit percentage increases observed since the 19th century.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Visalia was:
- White: 78.30%
- Other race: 8.11%
- Asian: 5.72%
- Two or more races: 4.57%
- Black or African American: 2.00%
- Native American: 1.21%
- Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.09%
Visalia, California's estimated population is 133,800 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Visalia, California is the 44th largest city in California based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.
The population density is 3570.70 people/mi² (1378.65 people/km²), with a household density of 464.05 people/km² (1201.90 people/mi²).
The overall median age is 31.9 years, 31.3 years for males, and 32.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.8 males.
Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 45,037 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.2%, with a median rent of $958/month. The median house has 5.5 rooms, and has a value of $207,400.
The median income for households in Visalia, California is $54,934, while the mean household income is $73,305.