Mariposa County, California Population 2018

Mariposa County, California's estimated population is 17,569 with a growth rate of -0.43% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mariposa County, California is the 53rd largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,569-76-0.43%
201617,6451210.69%
201617,524-125-0.71%
201517,649-81-0.46%
201417,730-90-0.51%
201317,820-73-0.41%
201217,893-281-1.55%
201118,174-106-0.58%
201018,2803,97827.81%
199014,3023,19428.75%
198011,1085,09384.67%
19706,01595118.78%
19605,064-81-1.57%
19505,145-460-8.21%
19405,6052,37273.37%
19303,23345816.50%
19202,775-1,181-29.85%
19103,956-764-16.19%
19004,72093324.64%
18903,787-552-12.72%
18804,339-233-5.10%
18704,572-1,671-26.77%
18606,2431,86442.57%
18504,3790.00%

Mariposa County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,542
Two or More Races765
American Indian and Alaska Native541
Some Other Race320
Black or African American226
Asian224
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander27

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

Mariposa 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

Mariposa County, California Median Age

50.6


Total

50.4


Male

51


Female

Mariposa County, California Adults

There are 14,734 adults, (4,376 of which are seniors) in Mariposa County, California.

Mariposa County, California Age Dependency

70.5

Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mariposa County, California Sex Ratio

Female

8,764

49.67%

Male

8,881

50.33%

Mariposa County, California Households and Families

Mariposa County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mariposa County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
All69.6%30.4%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
Female58.2%41.8%
Male42.8%57.2%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mariposa County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2552.2969.6
Married3,9282.7479.6
Non Family2,4011.260.3
Female5193.2358.2
Male4073.2342.8

2.76

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mariposa County, California Households

Mariposa County, California Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2381.76%
9th to 12th Grade1,1888.77%
High School Graduate3,83928.35%
Some College4,10530.32%
Associates Degree1,1058.16%
Bachelors Degree1,87913.88%
Graduate Degree1,1868.76%

Mariposa County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,38910,5782,792
Hispanic1,07572373
Multiple Races44532885
Native American40422314
Other Race24819512
Black20115221
Asian187172100
Islander27

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.88%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 53.48%.

Mariposa County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,924$32,348$29,522
Less Than High School$25,391$22,120$27,656
High School Grad$28,205$29,618$26,574
Some College$28,455$30,952$26,037
Bachelors Degree$40,417$37,679$42,292
Graduate Degree$62,168$71,477$56,563

$30,924

Average Earnings

$32,348

Average Male

$29,522

Average Female

Mariposa County, California Language

Mariposa County, California Language by Age

Mariposa County, California Language

89.57% of Mariposa County, California residents speak only English, while 10.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.24% of the population.

Mariposa County, California Poverty

Mariposa County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,3032,04414.29%
Hispanic1,76148527.54%
Native51825749.61%
Multiple7529612.77%
Black1916031.41%
Asian2135827.23%
Other3034815.84%

16.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.24%

Male Poverty Rate

15.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mariposa County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mariposa County, California is Native, with 49.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mariposa County, California is Multiple, with 12.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.51%.

Mariposa County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.64%
Some College14.23%
High School12.78%
Bachelors or Greater6.90%

Mariposa County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.26%
Male Unemployed54.21%
Male Employed10.87%
Female Employed6.25%

Mariposa County, California Income

Mariposa County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,265$64,433
Families$59,843$74,163
Married Families$67,446$
Non Families$26,278$41,566

Mariposa County, California Marital Status

Mariposa County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Mariposa County, California Married by Age and Sex

Mariposa County, California Marriage

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

Mariposa County, California Marital Status by Race

Mariposa County, California Veterans

Mariposa County, California Veterans by War

1,722

Number of Veterans

1,673

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam805
Korea236
World War II126
First Gulf War115
Second Gulf War103

Mariposa County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+517
65 to 74490
55 to 64390
35 to 54243
18 to 3482

Mariposa County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,65912.79%
Hispanic433.41%
2 or More356.01%
Indian214.90%
Asian52.26%
Black20.97%

Mariposa County, California Veterans by Education

7.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mariposa County, California Employment Status

Mariposa County, California Employment by Age

52.7%

Labor Force Participation

47.5%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mariposa County, California Employment by Race

Mariposa County, California Employment by Education

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