Modoc County, California Population 2018

Modoc County, California's estimated population is 8,859 with a growth rate of -1.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Modoc County, California is the 56th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,859-174-1.93%
20169,033921.03%
20168,941-109-1.20%
20159,050-33-0.36%
20149,083-71-0.78%
20139,154-205-2.19%
20129,359-156-1.64%
20119,515-184-1.90%
20109,699210.22%
19909,6781,06812.40%
19808,6101,14115.28%
19707,469-839-10.10%
19608,308-1,370-14.16%
19509,67896511.08%
19408,7136758.40%
19308,0382,61348.17%
19205,425-766-12.37%
19106,1911,11521.97%
19005,076901.81%
18904,98658713.34%
18804,3990.00%

Modoc County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,151
American Indian and Alaska Native379
Two or More Races217
Asian130
Black or African American82
Some Other Race66
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Modoc 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

Modoc County, California Median Age

47.1


Total

46.6


Male

47.8


Female

Modoc County, California Adults

There are 7,217 adults, (2,087 of which are seniors) in Modoc County, California.

Modoc County, California Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

40.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Modoc County, California Sex Ratio

Female

4,396

48.67%

Male

4,637

51.33%

Modoc County, California Households and Families

Modoc County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Modoc County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
Male75%25%
All74.7%25.3%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
Female51.8%48.2%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Modoc County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6702.3274.7
Married1,8283.0487.2
Non Family1,4881.2263.5
Female2783.1251.8
Male763.6675

3.01

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Modoc County, California Households

Modoc County, California Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2694.03%
9th to 12th Grade6399.56%
High School Graduate1,81027.08%
Some College1,91828.70%
Associates Degree82612.36%
Bachelors Degree92613.86%
Graduate Degree2954.41%

Modoc County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4154,9941,094
Hispanic78538547
Native American2452204
Asian1117642
Multiple Races906925
Black71569
Other Race66442

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.23%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 37.84%.

Modoc County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,173$29,449$22,982
Less Than High School$22,373$29,236$15,714
High School Grad$19,063$24,375$13,407
Some College$26,849$28,274$26,125
Bachelors Degree$41,694$42,857$
Graduate Degree$30,921$$30,724

$26,173

Average Earnings

$29,449

Average Male

$22,982

Average Female

Modoc County, California Language

Modoc County, California Language by Age

Modoc County, California Language

87.92% of Modoc County, California residents speak only English, while 12.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.63% of the population.

Modoc County, California Poverty

Modoc County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,90292013.33%
Hispanic1,23037430.41%
Multiple1959749.74%
Asian1308666.15%
Native3715615.09%
Other431637.21%
Black45920.00%

16.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.24%

Male Poverty Rate

17.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Modoc County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Modoc County, California is Asian, with 66.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Modoc County, California is White, with 13.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.87%.

Modoc County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.85%
High School20.25%
Bachelors or Greater13.73%
Some College12.46%

Modoc County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.76%
Male Unemployed22.40%
Female Employed7.98%
Male Employed5.29%

Modoc County, California Income

Modoc County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,194$50,463
Families$52,266$62,730
Married Families$60,130$
Non Families$24,239$31,893

Modoc County, California Marital Status

Modoc County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Modoc County, California Married by Age and Sex

Modoc 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.

Modoc County, California Marital Status by Race

Modoc County, California Veterans

Modoc County, California Veterans by War

706

Number of Veterans

703

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam320
Second Gulf War67
World War II61
Korea44
First Gulf War39

Modoc County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74271
75+176
55 to 64111
35 to 5492
18 to 3456

Modoc County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White67110.27%
Indian3512.46%
Hispanic111.21%

Modoc County, California Veterans by Education

4.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Modoc County, California Employment Status

Modoc County, California Employment by Age

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

47.2%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Modoc County, California Employment by Race

Modoc County, California Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Modoc County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Alturas28272537-290-10.26%
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