Siskiyou County, California Population 2019

Siskiyou County, California's estimated population is 43,784 with a growth rate of 0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Siskiyou County, California is the 45th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201843,724-60-0.14%
201743,7843050.70%
201643,4791430.33%
201543,336-43-0.10%
201443,379-153-0.35%
201343,532-541-1.23%
201244,073-537-1.20%
201144,610-328-0.73%
201044,9381,4073.23%
199043,5313,7999.56%
198039,7326,50719.58%
197033,2253401.03%
196032,8852,1527.00%
195030,7332,1357.47%
194028,5983,11812.24%
193025,4806,93537.40%
192018,545-256-1.36%
191018,8011,83910.84%
190016,9624,79939.46%
189012,1633,55341.27%
18808,6101,76225.73%
18706,848-781-10.24%
18607,6290.00%

How Many People Live in Siskiyou County, California?

43,784

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37,06485.15%
Two or More Races2,7426.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,5113.47%
Some Other Race6901.59%
Asian6871.58%
Black or African American6751.55%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1610.37%

Siskiyou County, California Population Pyramid 2019

Siskiyou County, California Median Age

47.9


Total

46.7


Male

49.2


Female

Siskiyou County, California Adults

There are 34,715 adults, (10,180 of whom are seniors) in Siskiyou County, California.

Siskiyou County, California Age Dependency

77.4

Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Siskiyou County, California Sex Ratio

Female

21,824

50.14%

Male

21,706

49.86%

Siskiyou County, California Households and Families

Siskiyou County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Siskiyou County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.8%21.2%
All65.5%34.5%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Male47.1%52.9%
Female40.8%59.2%

65.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,0182.2665.5
Married8,9002.8278.8
Non Family7,2441.2358.1
Female1,8403.1240.8
Male1,0343.1747.1

2.8

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Siskiyou County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0093.18%
9th to 12th Grade2,3847.51%
High School Graduate7,96625.09%
Some College9,78330.81%
Associates Degree3,40310.72%
Bachelors Degree4,77715.05%
Graduate Degree2,4277.64%

Siskiyou County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White25,96224,0816,382
Hispanic2,8311,962395
Multiple Races1,3651,176237
Native American1,00175276
Black50739272
Other Race45728228
Asian42829492
Islander9167

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.75%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,846$31,409$23,606
Less Than High School$18,273$21,536$11,168
High School Grad$26,070$30,979$19,898
Some College$26,096$33,575$23,087
Bachelors Degree$33,043$43,750$29,725
Graduate Degree$41,479$40,083$41,944

$26,846

Average Earnings

$31,409

Average Male

$23,606

Average Female

Siskiyou County, California Language

Siskiyou County, California Language by Age

Siskiyou County, California Language

91.60% of Siskiyou County, California residents speak only English, while 8.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.90% of the population.

Siskiyou County, California Poverty

Siskiyou County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White33,3455,66416.99%
Hispanic5,1371,84135.84%
Multiple2,68886031.99%
Native1,51061640.79%
Other67032548.51%
Black63523336.69%
Asian66915523.17%
Islander1595031.45%

20.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.38%

Male Poverty Rate

21.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Siskiyou County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Siskiyou County, California is Other, with 48.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Siskiyou County, California is White, with 16.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.71%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.25%
High School21.18%
Some College16.57%
Bachelors or Greater9.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.96%
Male Unemployed36.48%
Female Employed11.70%
Male Employed9.73%

Siskiyou County, California Income

Siskiyou County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,884$55,322
Families$51,227$65,167
Married Families$62,241$74,984
Non Families$25,318$37,531

Siskiyou County, California Marital Status

Siskiyou County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Siskiyou County, California Married by Age and Sex

Siskiyou 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 45-54.

Siskiyou County, California Marital Status by Race

Siskiyou County, California Veterans

4,047

Number of Veterans

3,797

Male Veterans

250

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,906
Korea552
First Gulf War379
Second Gulf War260
World War II154

Siskiyou County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,59911.91%
Hispanic2667.79%
2 or More23714.19%
Indian1049.44%
Black5310.08%
Other295.04%
Asian255.24%

Siskiyou County, California Veterans by Education

10.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Siskiyou County, California Employment Status

50.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Siskiyou 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

63.10%

Born in California

94.75%

Native Born

5.25%

Foreign Born

2.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.75% of Siskiyou County, California residents were born in the United States, with 63.10% having been born in California. 2.67% 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 Siskiyou County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Yreka77657596-169-2.18%
Mount Shasta33943292-102-3.01%
Weed29672654-313-10.55%
Dunsmuir16401579-61-3.72%
Montague14431399-44-3.05%
Tulelake1010991-19-1.88%
Dorris939905-34-3.62%
Etna737716-21-2.85%
Fort Jones710688-22-3.10%
  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