Kings County, California Population 2018

Kings County, California's estimated population is 150,101 with a growth rate of -0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Kings County, California is the 33rd largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017150,101-160-0.11%
2016150,2614640.31%
2016149,797-685-0.46%
2015150,4826200.41%
2014149,862-813-0.54%
2013150,675-590-0.39%
2012151,265-765-0.50%
2011152,030-374-0.25%
2010152,40450,93550.20%
1990101,46927,73137.61%
198073,7389,12814.13%
197064,61014,65629.34%
196049,9543,1866.81%
195046,76811,60032.98%
194035,1689,78338.54%
193025,3853,35415.22%
192022,0315,80135.74%
191016,2306,35964.42%
19009,8710.00%

Kings County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White100,728
Some Other Race25,612
Black or African American9,596
Two or More Races6,190
Asian5,700
American Indian and Alaska Native2,054
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander381

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Kings County, California Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Kings County, California Median Age

31.4


Total

32.1


Male

30.6


Female

Kings County, California Adults

There are 108,939 adults, (13,674 of which are seniors) in Kings County, California.

Kings County, California Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Kings County, California Sex Ratio

Female

67,054

44.63%

Male

83,207

55.37%

Kings County, California Households and Families

Kings County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kings County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married62.3%37.7%
All50.1%49.9%
Non Family43.6%56.4%
Male38.6%61.4%
Female29.5%70.5%

50.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kings County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All41,8453.1850.1
Married21,1563.7862.3
Non Family10,1711.3943.6
Female7,5103.7429.5
Male3,0083.6738.6

3.61

Average Family Size

3.18

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kings County, California Households

Kings County, California Education

Kings County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade11,99913.07%
9th to 12th Grade12,93014.08%
High School Graduate24,25026.41%
Some College23,81625.94%
Associates Degree7,0857.72%
Bachelors Degree8,3789.12%
Graduate Degree3,3653.66%

Kings County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic42,74424,2272,285
White35,92432,1227,014
Other Race15,1567,779430
Black6,8565,186693
Asian4,0103,4361,289
Multiple Races2,5922,016426
Native American1,331935102
Islander15412110

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.14%.

Kings County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,266$35,485$25,816
Less Than High School$19,791$25,243$11,906
High School Grad$28,291$31,607$24,022
Some College$33,700$41,114$27,189
Bachelors Degree$55,009$61,793$40,905
Graduate Degree$69,645$85,833$63,971

$31,266

Average Earnings

$35,485

Average Male

$25,816

Average Female

Kings County, California Language

Kings County, California Language by Age

Kings County, California Language

59.05% of Kings County, California residents speak only English, while 40.95% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.00% of the population.

Kings County, California Poverty

Kings County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic71,81719,31526.89%
White45,8556,76014.74%
Other20,7214,96923.98%
Black6,1521,53424.93%
Multiple5,03491518.18%
Asian5,2975289.97%
Native1,63638123.29%
Islander2728430.88%

21.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.68%

Male Poverty Rate

23.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kings County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kings County, California is Islander, with 30.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kings County, California is Asian, with 9.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.75%.

Kings County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.35%
High School19.00%
Some College12.87%
Bachelors or Greater3.94%

Kings County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.95%
Female Unemployed33.74%
Female Employed11.02%
Male Employed9.31%

Kings County, California Income

Kings County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,241$64,162
Families$49,826$66,259
Married Families$64,409$80,430
Non Families$33,085$51,198

Kings County, California Marital Status

Kings County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Kings County, California Married by Age and Sex

Kings County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Kings County, California Marital Status by Race

Kings County, California Veterans

Kings County, California Veterans by War

9,958

Number of Veterans

8,852

Male Veterans

1,106

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War3,293
Vietnam3,074
First Gulf War2,306
Korea525
World War II226

Kings County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 542,875
18 to 342,200
65 to 741,918
55 to 641,845
75+1,120

Kings County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,29410.50%
Hispanic1,8453.55%
Black1,10315.10%
Other6553.52%
Asian52011.80%
2 or More2888.75%
Indian986.57%

Kings County, California Veterans by Education

7.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kings County, California Employment Status

Kings County, California Employment by Age

55.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.1%

Employment Rate

11.7%

Unemployment Rate

Kings County, California Employment by Race

Kings County, California Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Kings County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hanford540765554714712.72%
Lemoore245312578512545.11%
Corcoran2481322626-2187-8.81%
Avenal1550512466-3039-19.60%
Data Sources
  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