Mariposa County, California Population 2018

Mariposa County, California's estimated population is 17,569 with a growth rate of 0.26% 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
201717,658890.51%
201717,569450.26%
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
White15,715
Two or More Races728
American Indian and Alaska Native467
Some Other Race309
Black or African American215
Asian168
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander56

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Mariposa County, California Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Mariposa County, California Median Age

51.1


Total

50.9


Male

51.6


Female

Mariposa County, California Adults

There are 14,756 adults, (4,598 of whom are seniors) in Mariposa County, California.

Mariposa County, California Age Dependency

73.8

Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Mariposa County, California Sex Ratio

Female

8,795

49.81%

Male

8,863

50.19%

Mariposa County, California Households and Families

Mariposa County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Mariposa County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
All70.7%29.3%
Male62.5%37.5%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
Female60.4%39.6%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mariposa County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4342.2370.7
Married3,9582.7678.5
Non Family2,6311.2162.1
Female5702.8860.4
Male2753.0662.5

2.72

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

5.4%

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 Grade3622.65%
9th to 12th Grade9887.23%
High School Graduate3,85228.21%
Some College3,96029.00%
Associates Degree1,1598.49%
Bachelors Degree2,01714.77%
Graduate Degree1,3189.65%

Mariposa County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,40110,5573,100
Hispanic1,16190893
Multiple Races47236464
Native American35329522
Other Race24217913
Black18213822
Asian1298556
Islander5632

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.60%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 43.41%.

Mariposa County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,705$32,493$30,442
Less Than High School$20,417$19,938$21,944
High School Grad$29,237$30,247$27,679
Some College$28,385$31,114$24,801
Bachelors Degree$41,495$41,250$45,357
Graduate Degree$64,085$80,789$46,667

$31,705

Average Earnings

$32,493

Average Male

$30,442

Average Female

Mariposa County, California Language

Mariposa County, California Language by Age

Mariposa County, California Language

89.17% of Mariposa County, California residents speak only English, while 10.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.41% of the population.

Mariposa County, California Poverty

Mariposa County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,2271,89513.32%
Hispanic1,81645525.06%
Multiple71413919.47%
Other3026120.20%
Native4675912.63%
Asian1595735.85%
Black1724928.49%

15.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.12%

Male Poverty Rate

16.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mariposa County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mariposa County, California is Asian, with 35.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mariposa County, California is Native, with 12.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.19%.

Mariposa County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.83%
High School13.92%
Some College13.56%
Bachelors or Greater7.57%

Mariposa County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.21%
Male Unemployed51.78%
Male Employed7.70%
Female Employed7.14%

Mariposa County, California Income

Mariposa County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,385$64,884
Families$62,966$75,718
Married Families$67,481$
Non Families$24,779$41,680

Mariposa County, California Marital Status

Mariposa County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

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 35To44.

Mariposa County, California Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Mariposa County, California Veterans

Mariposa County, California Veterans by War

1,646

Number of Veterans

1,582

Male Veterans

64

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam803
Korea231
Second Gulf War118
First Gulf War110
World War II81

Mariposa County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+514
65 to 74493
55 to 64382
35 to 54170
18 to 3487

Mariposa County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,55511.84%
Hispanic453.39%
Hawaiian3257.14%
Indian318.78%
2 or More223.93%
Asian63.73%

Mariposa County, California Veterans by Education

7.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mariposa County, California Employment Status

Mariposa County, California Employment by Age

51.6%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

10%

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