Ventura County, California Population 2019

Ventura County, California's estimated population is 850,802 with a growth rate of 0.22% 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
2018850,9671650.02%
2017850,8021,8810.22%
2016848,9211,9990.24%
2015846,9223,9760.47%
2014842,9464,3450.52%
2013838,6014,8000.58%
2012833,8013,6050.43%
2011830,1965,0660.61%
2010825,130156,11423.33%
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
White677,010
Asian60,986
Some Other Race49,513
Two or More Races36,933
Black or African American14,805
American Indian and Alaska Native6,929
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,658

Ventura County, California Population Pyramid 2019

Ventura County, California Median Age

37.5


Total

36.2


Male

38.9


Female

Ventura County, California Adults

There are 645,493 adults, (119,246 of whom are seniors) in Ventura County, California.

Ventura County, California Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Ventura County, California Sex Ratio

Female

428,298

50.52%

Male

419,536

49.48%

Ventura County, California Households and Families

Ventura County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ventura County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.5%26.5%
All63.2%36.8%
Non Family51.8%48.2%
Male49.5%50.5%
Female47.2%52.8%

63.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All270,0463.0963.2
Married150,6053.6773.5
Non Family71,8201.3651.8
Female32,8653.8747.2
Male14,7563.9449.5

3.57

Average Family Size

3.09

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ventura County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade54,3449.66%
9th to 12th Grade35,7006.35%
High School Graduate106,37618.92%
Some College131,96523.47%
Associates Degree50,7429.02%
Bachelors Degree114,67120.39%
Graduate Degree68,58812.20%

Ventura County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White294,995283,851123,173
Hispanic201,071126,27225,624
Asian45,18742,46126,884
Other Race30,22919,0383,673
Multiple Races15,61414,3045,224
Black10,0949,4183,823
Native American4,1532,961662
Islander1,1721,016196

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.22%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 59.49%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,085$48,281$34,086
Less Than High School$21,153$24,217$16,739
High School Grad$31,356$35,751$25,732
Some College$41,040$50,613$32,813
Bachelors Degree$62,452$79,396$50,733
Graduate Degree$84,239$104,147$67,558

$41,085

Average Earnings

$48,281

Average Male

$34,086

Average Female

Ventura County, California Language

Ventura County, California Language by Age

Ventura County, California Language

61.42% of Ventura County, California residents speak only English, while 38.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.46% of the population.

Ventura County, California Poverty

Ventura County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic353,21254,94615.56%
White386,54223,7786.15%
Other48,3576,61313.68%
Asian60,4813,5065.80%
Multiple36,2523,3519.24%
Black14,0851,73512.32%
Native6,7921,32719.54%
Islander1,6341076.55%

10.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.40%

Male Poverty Rate

11.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ventura County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ventura County, California is Native, with 19.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ventura County, California is Asian, with 5.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.55%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.15%
High School10.93%
Some College6.62%
Bachelors or Greater3.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.71%
Male Unemployed20.27%
Female Employed5.87%
Male Employed4.98%

Ventura County, California Income

Ventura County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$81,972$107,872
Families$91,732$118,513
Married Families$106,655$134,432
Non Families$50,386$69,327

Ventura County, California Marital Status

Ventura County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ventura County, California Marital Status by Race

Ventura County, California Veterans

42,012

Number of Veterans

39,258

Male Veterans

2,754

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16,167
Second Gulf War7,172
First Gulf War6,223
Korea4,864
World War II2,831

Ventura County, California Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White35,6696.88%
Hispanic7,3613.02%
Asian2,1464.33%
Black1,35611.79%
2 or More1,1685.79%
Other1,1503.15%
Indian3356.48%
Hawaiian18814.83%

Ventura County, California Veterans by Education

5.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ventura County, California Employment Status

66.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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