Lassen County, California Population 2018

Lassen County, California's estimated population is 31,163 with a growth rate of -2.45% 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
201731,163-782-2.45%
201631,9451,0013.23%
201630,944-449-1.43%
201531,393-323-1.02%
201431,716-419-1.30%
201332,135-1,497-4.45%
201233,632-612-1.79%
201134,244-587-1.69%
201034,8317,23326.21%
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%

Lassen County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,461
Black or African American2,845
Some Other Race1,189
American Indian and Alaska Native904
Two or More Races755
Asian535
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander256

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

Lassen County, California Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lassen County, California Median Age

36.4


Total

34.4


Male

44.2


Female

Lassen County, California Adults

There are 26,674 adults, (3,929 of which are seniors) in Lassen County, California.

Lassen County, California Age Dependency

40.3

Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lassen County, California Sex Ratio

Female

10,754

33.66%

Male

21,191

66.34%

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%21%
All64.6%35.4%
Non Family53.4%46.6%
Male53%47%
Female37.4%62.6%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lassen County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5012.3164.6
Married4,6742.9479
Non Family3,5321.1753.4
Female8183.3337.4
Male4772.7653

2.9

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lassen County, California Households

Lassen County, California Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0254.49%
9th to 12th Grade3,22014.11%
High School Graduate7,05030.90%
Some College6,50028.49%
Associates Degree2,1629.47%
Bachelors Degree1,7497.67%
Graduate Degree1,1124.87%

Lassen County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,58914,3162,503
Hispanic3,7241,93982
Black2,0661,273103
Other Race83542610
Native American63951949
Multiple Races47333470
Asian44422158
Islander17713416

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.06%.

Lassen County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,557$41,212$35,494
Less Than High School$22,411$26,622$
High School Grad$36,379$39,083$32,757
Some College$38,272$43,636$33,287
Bachelors Degree$46,417$51,793$41,010
Graduate Degree$64,464$69,484$51,667

$38,557

Average Earnings

$41,212

Average Male

$35,494

Average Female

Lassen County, California Language

Lassen County, California Language by Age

Lassen County, California Language

82.91% of Lassen County, California residents speak only English, while 17.09% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.77% of the population.

Lassen County, California Poverty

Lassen County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,6852,68714.38%
Hispanic1,56947230.08%
Other34916747.85%
Native64416225.16%
Black3759525.33%
Multiple4077317.94%
Islander1587346.20%

16.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.34%

Male Poverty Rate

16.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lassen County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lassen County, California is Other, with 47.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lassen County, California is White, with 14.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.38%.

Lassen County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.92%
High School14.34%
Some College14.02%
Bachelors or Greater5.49%

Lassen County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.94%
Male Unemployed32.05%
Female Employed6.37%
Male Employed5.86%

Lassen County, California Income

Lassen County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,457$64,764
Families$64,273$76,706
Married Families$73,084$
Non Families$29,958$41,949

Lassen County, California Marital Status

Lassen County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Lassen County, California Marital Status by Race

Lassen County, California Veterans

Lassen County, California Veterans by War

2,596

Number of Veterans

2,462

Male Veterans

134

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam932
First Gulf War378
Second Gulf War375
Korea191
World War II85

Lassen County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54699
55 to 64671
65 to 74538
75+405
18 to 34283

Lassen County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,33811.20%
Hispanic1462.92%
Black1144.06%
Indian7610.84%
2 or More346.56%
Other171.66%
Asian91.76%
Hawaiian84.12%

Lassen County, California Veterans by Education

7.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lassen County, California Employment Status

Lassen County, California Employment by Age

36.9%

Labor Force Participation

33.3%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lassen County, California Employment by Race

Lassen County, California Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lassen County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Susanville1794314843-3100-17.28%
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