Tulare County, California Population 2019

Tulare County, California's estimated population is 463,097 with a growth rate of 0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tulare County, California is the 18th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018465,8612,7640.60%
2017463,0973,0740.67%
2016460,0232,2200.48%
2015457,8032,2010.48%
2014455,6022,8330.63%
2013452,7692,7940.62%
2012449,9753,1110.70%
2011446,8643,8700.87%
2010442,994131,07342.02%
1990311,92166,18326.93%
1980245,73857,41630.49%
1970188,32219,91911.83%
1960168,40319,13912.82%
1950149,26442,11239.30%
1940107,15229,71038.36%
193077,44218,41131.19%
192059,03123,59166.57%
191035,44017,06592.87%
190018,375-6,199-25.23%
189024,57413,293117.84%
188011,2816,748148.86%
18704,533-105-2.26%
18604,6380.00%

How Many People Live in Tulare County, California?

463,097

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White361,91178.88%
Some Other Race52,81911.51%
Asian16,0813.50%
Two or More Races14,4053.14%
Black or African American7,1771.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native5,7871.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6290.14%

Tulare County, California Population Pyramid 2019

Tulare County, California Median Age

30.6


Total

29.9


Male

31.3


Female

Tulare County, California Adults

There are 314,966 adults, (48,912 of whom are seniors) in Tulare County, California.

Tulare County, California Age Dependency

72.4

Age Dependency Ratio

18.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Tulare County, California Sex Ratio

Female

229,321

49.98%

Male

229,488

50.02%

Tulare County, California Households and Families

Tulare County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tulare County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.1%32.9%
All56.2%43.8%
Non Family49.2%50.8%
Male43.1%56.9%
Female38.2%61.8%

56.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All135,1443.3556.2
Married71,0143.9467.1
Non Family29,9711.349.2
Female23,3603.9638.2
Male10,7993.9143.1

3.79

Average Family Size

3.35

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tulare County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade52,42419.67%
9th to 12th Grade31,17511.69%
High School Graduate68,86625.83%
Some College57,89521.72%
Associates Degree19,3317.25%
Bachelors Degree24,7529.28%
Graduate Degree12,1394.55%

Tulare County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic147,91478,8808,860
White99,30588,48623,182
Other Race29,41316,4991,449
Asian10,2987,9303,027
Multiple Races6,0394,8761,066
Black4,1293,332825
Native American3,4512,414323
Islander38732045

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.11%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 29.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,773$30,778$24,284
Less Than High School$17,364$20,577$12,674
High School Grad$25,716$27,987$21,969
Some College$33,079$41,102$27,318
Bachelors Degree$52,219$62,339$46,568
Graduate Degree$73,813$81,324$70,432

$27,773

Average Earnings

$30,778

Average Male

$24,284

Average Female

Tulare County, California Language

Tulare County, California Language by Age

Tulare County, California Language

48.53% of Tulare County, California residents speak only English, while 51.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 47.36% of the population.

Tulare County, California Poverty

Tulare County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic288,74298,32034.05%
White133,41917,53513.14%
Other52,32416,19030.94%
Multiple14,0983,35723.81%
Asian15,9523,09119.38%
Black6,9582,37334.10%
Native5,6401,70130.16%
Islander58312721.78%

27.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.04%

Male Poverty Rate

28.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tulare County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tulare County, California is Black, with 34.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tulare County, California is White, with 13.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.98%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.06%
High School23.04%
Some College13.90%
Bachelors or Greater5.30%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.68%
Male Unemployed40.07%
Male Employed14.38%
Female Employed14.31%

Tulare County, California Income

Tulare County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,871$62,325
Families$47,280$65,927
Married Families$60,467$79,140
Non Families$29,536$42,126

Tulare County, California Marital Status

Tulare County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Tulare County, California Married by Age and Sex

Tulare 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.

Tulare County, California Marital Status by Race

Tulare County, California Veterans

14,200

Number of Veterans

13,216

Male Veterans

984

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5,357
Second Gulf War2,261
First Gulf War2,004
Korea1,268
World War II675
Age Group Veterans
65 to 743,756
75+3,130
35 to 543,100
55 to 642,799
18 to 341,415

Tulare County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White12,0674.84%
Hispanic3,5271.93%
Other8112.25%
Asian4143.50%
Black3536.94%
2 or More3284.28%
Indian2205.47%
Hawaiian71.34%

Tulare County, California Veterans by Education

9.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tulare County, California Employment Status

58.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Tulare 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

67.54%

Born in California

77.60%

Native Born

22.40%

Foreign Born

15.24%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

77.60% of Tulare County, California residents were born in the United States, with 67.54% having been born in California. 15.24% 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 Tulare County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Visalia12447013107466045.31%
Tulare593146277934655.84%
Porterville572875897816912.95%
Dinuba2145323961250811.69%
Lindsay1174613245149912.76%
Farmersville10588107351471.39%
Exeter10332105061741.68%
Woodlake727976233444.73%
  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