Calaveras County, California Population 2019

Calaveras County, California's estimated population is 45,642 with a growth rate of 0.75% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calaveras County, California is the 44th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201845,602-40-0.09%
201745,6423390.75%
201645,3033460.77%
201544,9572840.64%
201444,673130.03%
201344,660-161-0.36%
201244,821-339-0.75%
201145,160-308-0.68%
201045,46813,47042.10%
199031,99811,28854.51%
198020,7107,12552.45%
197013,5853,29632.03%
196010,2893873.91%
19509,9021,68120.45%
19408,2212,21336.83%
19306,008-175-2.83%
19206,183-2,988-32.58%
19109,171-2,029-18.12%
190011,2002,31826.10%
18908,882-212-2.33%
18809,0941992.24%
18708,895-7,404-45.43%
186016,299-585-3.46%
185016,8840.00%

How Many People Live in Calaveras County, California?

45,642

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41,35691.79%
Two or More Races1,7363.85%
Asian5271.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native4971.10%
Some Other Race4721.05%
Black or African American2610.58%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2080.46%

Calaveras County, California Population Pyramid 2019

Calaveras County, California Median Age

51.6


Total

50.9


Male

52.4


Female

Calaveras County, California Adults

There are 37,112 adults, (11,585 of whom are seniors) in Calaveras County, California.

Calaveras County, California Age Dependency

76.5

Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Calaveras County, California Sex Ratio

Female

22,765

50.52%

Male

22,292

49.48%

Calaveras County, California Households and Families

Calaveras County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Calaveras County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All78.2%21.8%
Non Family73.9%26.1%
Male66.9%33.1%
Female54.2%45.8%

78.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,8122.578.2
Married9,2922.9486.4
Non Family5,9161.2673.9
Female1,6853.9554.2
Male9193.4266.9

3.03

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Calaveras County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1433.34%
9th to 12th Grade2,2786.65%
High School Graduate9,45027.59%
Some College10,67331.16%
Associates Degree4,10211.98%
Bachelors Degree4,30612.57%
Graduate Degree2,2986.71%

Calaveras County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,12526,8285,993
Hispanic3,1102,334285
Multiple Races971827110
Asian47433489
Native American34529960
Other Race33730553
Black24422180
Islander10689

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 32.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,391$46,690$32,606
Less Than High School$30,112$36,117$22,736
High School Grad$27,341$35,266$24,350
Some College$43,139$52,073$35,822
Bachelors Degree$49,137$57,297$37,308
Graduate Degree$63,791$69,662$62,177

$40,391

Average Earnings

$46,690

Average Male

$32,606

Average Female

Calaveras County, California Language

Calaveras County, California Language by Age

Calaveras County, California Language

92.70% of Calaveras County, California residents speak only English, while 7.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.77% of the population.

Calaveras County, California Poverty

Calaveras County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,5724,40612.05%
Hispanic5,03969813.85%
Multiple1,71530717.90%
Native48919840.49%
Other4169923.80%
Islander2085727.40%
Asian527234.36%
Black22394.04%

12.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.37%

Male Poverty Rate

14.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calaveras County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calaveras County, California is Native, with 40.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calaveras County, California is Black, with 4.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.69%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.77%
High School11.92%
Some College10.00%
Bachelors or Greater4.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.14%
Male Unemployed21.59%
Male Employed6.18%
Female Employed5.48%

Calaveras County, California Income

Calaveras County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,800$77,144
Families$75,710$92,980
Married Families$85,833-
Non Families$30,335$43,678

Calaveras County, California Marital Status

Calaveras County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Calaveras County, California Married by Age and Sex

Calaveras County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Calaveras County, California Marital Status by Race

Calaveras County, California Veterans

4,511

Number of Veterans

4,308

Male Veterans

203

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,120
Korea603
First Gulf War302
World War II250
Second Gulf War224

Calaveras County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,18312.17%
Hispanic2998.05%
2 or More16514.05%
Indian6317.85%
Black5823.77%
Other4211.17%

Calaveras County, California Veterans by Education

7.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calaveras County, California Employment Status

47.1%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Calaveras County, California Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.31%

Born in California

94.30%

Native Born

5.70%

Foreign Born

3.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.30% of Calaveras County, California residents were born in the United States, with 72.31% having been born in California. 3.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Calaveras County, California

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990