Ventura County, California Population 2018

Ventura County, California's estimated population is 854,223 with a growth rate of 1.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ventura County, California is the 13th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017854,22311,1131.32%
2016843,110-7,986-0.94%
2016851,0962,1710.26%
2015848,9254,1760.49%
2014844,7494,5740.54%
2013840,1755,0320.60%
2012835,1434,1530.50%
2011830,9905,6920.69%
2010825,298156,28223.36%
1990669,016139,84226.43%
1980529,174152,74440.58%
1970376,430177,29289.03%
1960199,13884,49173.70%
1950114,64744,96264.52%
194069,68514,70926.76%
193054,97626,25291.39%
192028,72410,37756.56%
191018,3473,98027.70%
190014,3674,29642.66%
189010,0714,99898.52%
18805,0730.00%

Ventura County, California Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White669,728
Asian59,749
Some Other Race54,528
Two or More Races36,434
Black or African American14,847
American Indian and Alaska Native6,294
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,530

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

Ventura County, California Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Ventura County, California Median Age

37.3


Total

36


Male

38.5


Female

Ventura County, California Adults

There are 639,077 adults, (114,663 of which are seniors) in Ventura County, California.

Ventura County, California Age Dependency

60.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ventura County, California Sex Ratio

Female

425,668

50.49%

Male

417,442

49.51%

Ventura County, California Households and Families

Ventura County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ventura County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.7%26.3%
All63.4%36.6%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Male48.6%51.4%
Female46.4%53.6%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ventura County, California Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All269,3383.0963.4
Married150,3283.6673.7
Non Family71,2951.3652.7
Female33,0573.8346.4
Male14,6583.8948.6

3.56

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ventura County, California Households

Ventura County, California Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade54,8269.87%
9th to 12th Grade37,2076.70%
High School Graduate104,19418.76%
Some College130,86423.57%
Associates Degree49,4148.90%
Bachelors Degree111,57120.09%
Graduate Degree67,24012.11%

Ventura County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White294,881283,714121,716
Hispanic196,055119,55024,283
Asian44,14941,17925,939
Other Race32,54220,6623,802
Multiple Races15,10913,5214,721
Black9,9119,1723,488
Native American3,8162,632650
Islander1,016905227

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.21%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 58.75%.

Ventura County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,255$46,904$32,477
Less Than High School$20,402$22,478$15,851
High School Grad$30,673$35,223$24,517
Some College$40,679$50,327$32,448
Bachelors Degree$62,264$78,772$50,048
Graduate Degree$81,901$102,334$65,632

$40,255

Average Earnings

$46,904

Average Male

$32,477

Average Female

Ventura County, California Language

Ventura County, California Language by Age

Ventura County, California Language

61.21% of Ventura County, California residents speak only English, while 38.79% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.67% of the population.

Ventura County, California Poverty

Ventura County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic348,03957,68116.57%
White388,68823,8016.12%
Other52,9857,90014.91%
Multiple35,7613,2959.21%
Asian59,3323,2455.47%
Black14,1932,05714.49%
Native6,1481,20719.63%
Islander1,506765.05%

10.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.77%

Male Poverty Rate

11.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ventura County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ventura County, California is Native, with 19.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ventura County, California is Islander, with 5.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.85%.

Ventura County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.11%
High School10.59%
Some College6.73%
Bachelors or Greater3.37%

Ventura County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.13%
Male Unemployed19.25%
Female Employed6.06%
Male Employed5.07%

Ventura County, California Income

Ventura County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,593$103,512
Families$88,547$113,782
Married Families$103,106$129,098
Non Families$48,455$66,278

Ventura County, California Marital Status

Ventura County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Ventura County, California Married by Age and Sex

Ventura County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Ventura County, California Marital Status by Race

Ventura County, California Veterans

Ventura County, California Veterans by War

43,055

Number of Veterans

40,268

Male Veterans

2,787

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam16,345
Second Gulf War6,868
First Gulf War6,474
Korea5,002
World War II3,173

Ventura County, California Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7411,564
75+11,399
35 to 548,240
55 to 647,855
18 to 343,997

Ventura County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White36,4297.13%
Hispanic7,1663.01%
Asian2,1384.43%
Black1,63014.30%
Other1,2393.12%
2 or More1,1886.03%
Indian3286.92%
Hawaiian1039.13%

Ventura County, California Veterans by Education

4.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ventura County, California Employment Status

Ventura County, California Employment by Age

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Ventura County, California Employment by Race

Ventura County, California Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ventura County, California

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oxnard19796620790699405.02%
Thousand Oaks12652012888823681.87%
Simi Valley12423912632720881.68%
San Buenaventura Ventura10723110959223612.20%
Camarillo651786736321853.35%
Moorpark344213648120605.98%
Santa Paula293213033510143.46%
Port Hueneme21723222775542.55%
Fillmore15002156106084.05%
Ojai746175851241.66%
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