Lassen County, California Population 2019

Lassen County, California's estimated population is 31,123 with a growth rate of 0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lassen County, California is the 47th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201830,802-321-1.03%
201731,1232170.70%
201630,906-477-1.52%
201531,383-327-1.03%
201431,710-416-1.29%
201332,126-1,498-4.46%
201233,624-614-1.79%
201134,238-594-1.71%
201034,8327,23426.21%
199027,5985,93727.41%
198021,6616,70144.79%
197014,9601,36310.02%
196013,597-4,877-26.40%
195018,4743,99527.59%
194014,4791,89015.01%
193012,5894,08247.98%
19208,5073,70577.16%
19104,8022916.45%
19004,5112726.42%
18904,23989926.92%
18803,3402,013151.70%
18701,3270.00%

How Many People Live in Lassen County, California?

31,123

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,61581.39%
Black or African American2,7488.73%
American Indian and Alaska Native9683.08%
Some Other Race8652.75%
Two or More Races5921.88%
Asian4631.47%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2190.70%

Lassen County, California Population Pyramid 2019

Lassen County, California Median Age

36.2


Total

34


Male

43.8


Female

Lassen County, California Adults

There are 26,445 adults, (4,001 of whom are seniors) in Lassen County, California.

Lassen County, California Age Dependency

40.2

Age Dependency Ratio

17.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lassen County, California Sex Ratio

Female

10,684

33.95%

Male

20,786

66.05%

Lassen County, California Households and Families

Lassen County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lassen County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.3%20.7%
All66%34%
Non Family54.9%45.1%
Male53.5%46.5%
Female39%61%

66.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4412.2866
Married4,8802.8679.3
Non Family3,3551.1754.9
Female8753.1239
Male3312.5553.5

2.83

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lassen County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9354.17%
9th to 12th Grade3,02513.49%
High School Graduate7,26532.40%
Some College6,29228.06%
Associates Degree2,1249.47%
Bachelors Degree1,7617.85%
Graduate Degree1,0204.55%

Lassen County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,47014,3502,516
Hispanic3,5161,80847
Black2,0201,30055
Native American66351521
Other Race4652552
Multiple Races39926068
Asian35219061
Islander14913623

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.76%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 17.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,437$44,645$35,195
Less Than High School$28,250$30,789$
High School Grad$37,160$41,116$32,440
Some College$41,235$49,612$35,791
Bachelors Degree$41,109$50,682$35,197
Graduate Degree$68,359$77,125$49,250

$40,437

Average Earnings

$44,645

Average Male

$35,195

Average Female

Lassen County, California Language

Lassen County, California Language by Age

Lassen County, California Language

82.48% of Lassen County, California residents speak only English, while 17.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.46% of the population.

Lassen County, California Poverty

Lassen County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,5352,35012.68%
Hispanic1,29340731.48%
Native74522229.80%
Other34514943.19%
Islander1798145.25%
Multiple3865012.95%
Black3165015.82%

14.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.43%

Male Poverty Rate

14.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lassen County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lassen County, California is Islander, with 45.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lassen County, California is White, with 12.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.76%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.67%
High School15.77%
Some College12.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.85%
Male Unemployed28.94%
Female Employed6.18%
Male Employed5.20%

Lassen County, California Income

Lassen County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,083$67,750
Families$66,290$77,963
Married Families$72,808-
Non Families$32,554$46,349

Lassen County, California Marital Status

Lassen County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lassen County, California Married by Age and Sex

Lassen County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lassen County, California Marital Status by Race

Lassen County, California Veterans

2,362

Number of Veterans

2,265

Male Veterans

97

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam928
Second Gulf War370
First Gulf War343
Korea113
World War II64

Lassen County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,18110.28%
Black823.01%
Hispanic741.50%
Indian496.27%
2 or More224.86%
Other111.76%
Hawaiian116.79%
Asian61.35%

Lassen County, California Veterans by Education

7.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lassen County, California Employment Status

36.4%

Labor Force Participation

33.6%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Lassen 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

71.43%

Born in California

94.14%

Native Born

5.86%

Foreign Born

4.24%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.14% of Lassen County, California residents were born in the United States, with 71.43% having been born in California. 4.24% 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 Lassen 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