Inyo County, California Population 2019

Inyo County, California's estimated population is 17,948 with a growth rate of -0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Inyo County, California is the 52nd largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201817,987390.22%
201717,948-48-0.27%
201617,996-178-0.98%
201518,174-146-0.80%
201418,320-40-0.22%
201318,36070.04%
201218,353-40-0.22%
201118,393-119-0.64%
201018,5122311.26%
199018,2813862.16%
198017,8952,32414.93%
197015,5713,88733.27%
196011,684260.22%
195011,6584,03352.89%
19407,6251,07016.32%
19306,555-476-6.77%
19207,031570.82%
19106,9742,59759.33%
19004,37783323.50%
18903,54461621.04%
18802,92897249.69%
18701,9560.00%

How Many People Live in Inyo County, California?

17,948

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,68580.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,09311.50%
Two or More Races5282.90%
Some Other Race4092.25%
Asian2721.49%
Black or African American1740.96%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander340.19%

Inyo County, California Population Pyramid 2019

Inyo County, California Median Age

45.6


Total

44.7


Male

46.8


Female

Inyo County, California Adults

There are 14,487 adults, (3,959 of whom are seniors) in Inyo County, California.

Inyo County, California Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Inyo County, California Sex Ratio

Female

9,023

49.59%

Male

9,172

50.41%

Inyo County, California Households and Families

Inyo County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Inyo County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
Male66.9%33.1%
All63.7%36.3%
Non Family47.8%52.2%
Female47.5%52.5%

63.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0262.1963.7
Non Family3,6721.1647.8
Married3,2493.0585.1
Female7733.1247.5
Male3323.0666.9

2.98

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Inyo County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5694.30%
9th to 12th Grade9337.05%
High School Graduate4,01430.34%
Some College3,38025.55%
Associates Degree9907.48%
Bachelors Degree2,10315.90%
Graduate Degree1,2419.38%

Inyo County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3978,7992,919
Hispanic2,0591,349158
Native American1,2921,16491
Other Race31421824
Asian239192112
Multiple Races22922380
Black977613
Islander21196

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 97.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.86%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,832$43,627$29,455
Less Than High School$20,446$31,398$10,814
High School Grad$26,883$37,538$22,608
Some College$33,739$48,694$27,721
Bachelors Degree$56,786$62,426$49,402
Graduate Degree$68,421$72,188$58,068

$35,832

Average Earnings

$43,627

Average Male

$29,455

Average Female

Inyo County, California Language

Inyo County, California Language by Age

Inyo County, California Language

85.00% of Inyo County, California residents speak only English, while 15.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.38% of the population.

Inyo County, California Poverty

Inyo County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,3701,0519.24%
Hispanic3,80339310.33%
Native2,02733816.67%
Other3465816.76%
Multiple516265.04%
Asian2362410.17%
Black991313.13%
Islander34617.65%

10.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.33%

Male Poverty Rate

11.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Inyo County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Inyo County, California is Islander, with 17.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Inyo County, California is Multiple, with 5.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.90%.

Name Poverty
High School13.65%
Less Than High School13.26%
Some College6.88%
Bachelors or Greater3.51%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.94%
Male Unemployed26.67%
Female Employed6.22%
Male Employed4.55%

Inyo County, California Income

Inyo County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,500$65,536
Families$70,767$82,166
Married Families$82,282$92,540
Non Families$33,306$44,227

Inyo County, California Marital Status

Inyo County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Inyo County, California Married by Age and Sex

Inyo County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Inyo County, California Marital Status by Race

Inyo County, California Veterans

1,534

Number of Veterans

1,504

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam637
Korea211
First Gulf War158
Second Gulf War145
World War II136

Inyo County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,29410.86%
Indian15510.18%
Hispanic1315.35%
2 or More3212.03%
Other226.63%
Asian207.69%
Black117.05%

Inyo County, California Veterans by Education

4.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Inyo County, California Employment Status

58.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Inyo 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

66.72%

Born in California

90.60%

Native Born

9.40%

Foreign Born

5.01%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.60% of Inyo County, California residents were born in the United States, with 66.72% having been born in California. 5.01% 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 Inyo 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