Mendocino County, California Population 2019

Mendocino County, California's estimated population is 87,697 with a growth rate of 0.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mendocino County, California is the 38th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201887,606-91-0.10%
201787,6973150.36%
201687,3822140.25%
201587,168-89-0.10%
201487,2571800.21%
201387,077-227-0.26%
201287,304-30-0.03%
201187,334-466-0.53%
201087,8007,4559.28%
199080,34513,60720.39%
198066,73815,63730.60%
197051,101420.08%
196051,05910,20524.98%
195040,85412,99046.62%
194027,8644,35918.54%
193023,505-611-2.53%
192024,1161870.78%
191023,9293,46416.93%
190020,4652,85316.20%
189017,6124,81237.59%
188012,8005,25569.65%
18707,5453,57890.19%
18603,9673,9127112.73%
1850550.00%

How Many People Live in Mendocino County, California?

87,697

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72,37882.72%
Some Other Race4,6445.31%
Two or More Races4,4575.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,7034.23%
Asian1,5091.72%
Black or African American6200.71%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1860.21%

Mendocino County, California Population Pyramid 2019

Mendocino County, California Median Age

42.4


Total

40.2


Male

44.3


Female

Mendocino County, California Adults

There are 68,459 adults, (17,221 of whom are seniors) in Mendocino County, California.

Mendocino County, California Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Mendocino County, California Sex Ratio

Female

43,829

50.09%

Male

43,668

49.91%

Mendocino County, California Households and Families

Mendocino County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mendocino County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.2%27.8%
All59.2%40.8%
Non Family51%49%
Male48.3%51.7%
Female42.8%57.2%

59.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,1822.559.2
Married14,9313.1672.2
Non Family13,3711.2851
Female3,8623.5442.8
Male2,0183.6348.3

3.14

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mendocino County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,8486.24%
9th to 12th Grade4,2316.86%
High School Graduate16,18026.24%
Some College17,31128.07%
Associates Degree4,8187.81%
Bachelors Degree10,11716.40%
Graduate Degree5,1688.38%

Mendocino County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White45,58942,82913,190
Hispanic10,9656,285893
Other Race2,7301,480308
Native American2,1661,690172
Multiple Races1,8761,589374
Asian1,1201,053479
Black383337100
Islander16816421

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 97.62%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,640$32,575$22,874
Less Than High School$18,709$21,875$12,837
High School Grad$28,585$31,923$22,756
Some College$28,901$33,523$22,395
Bachelors Degree$33,922$42,124$29,103
Graduate Degree$51,480$51,940$51,197

$28,640

Average Earnings

$32,575

Average Male

$22,874

Average Female

Mendocino County, California Language

Mendocino County, California Language by Age

Mendocino County, California Language

78.15% of Mendocino County, California residents speak only English, while 21.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.95% of the population.

Mendocino County, California Poverty

Mendocino County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White56,8948,60715.13%
Hispanic21,0565,74427.28%
Other4,4881,46732.69%
Multiple4,3341,24228.66%
Native3,66791224.87%
Asian1,42720414.30%
Black48320342.03%
Islander1862613.98%

19.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.66%

Male Poverty Rate

20.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mendocino County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mendocino County, California is Black, with 42.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mendocino County, California is Islander, with 13.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.31%
High School18.41%
Some College16.54%
Bachelors or Greater8.18%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.45%
Male Unemployed40.04%
Female Employed11.74%
Male Employed8.67%

Mendocino County, California Income

Mendocino County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,528$66,974
Families$59,127$75,803
Married Families$69,238$89,027
Non Families$27,430$49,952

Mendocino County, California Marital Status

Mendocino County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Mendocino County, California Married by Age and Sex

Mendocino 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 55-64.

Mendocino County, California Marital Status by Race

Mendocino County, California Veterans

6,357

Number of Veterans

5,911

Male Veterans

446

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,835
First Gulf War795
Korea629
World War II486
Second Gulf War485
Age Group Veterans
65 to 742,149
75+1,660
55 to 641,120
35 to 541,052
18 to 34376

Mendocino County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,84410.06%
Hispanic4883.64%
2 or More2219.58%
Indian1505.94%
Other762.20%
Black5910.50%
Asian70.54%

Mendocino County, California Veterans by Education

11.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mendocino County, California Employment Status

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Mendocino 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

65.76%

Born in California

86.87%

Native Born

13.13%

Foreign Born

8.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.87% of Mendocino County, California residents were born in the United States, with 65.76% having been born in California. 8.30% 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 Mendocino County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ukiah1607515882-193-1.20%
Fort Bragg72737287140.19%
Willits48904872-18-0.37%
Point Arena44945230.67%
  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