Anderson, California Population 2024

11,161

Anderson is a city located in Shasta County California. Anderson has a 2024 population of 11,161. Anderson is currently declining at a rate of -0.65% annually and its population has decreased by -1.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,330 in 2020.

The average household income in Anderson is $62,289 with a poverty rate of 19.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Anderson is 36.6 years, 36.7 years for males, and 36.6 years for females.

Anderson Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Anderson was:

  • White: 81.43%
  • Two or more races: 6.48%
  • Other race: 6.1%
  • Asian: 3.04%
  • Native American: 2.8%
  • Black or African American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
7.0 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,587.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-1.49% (-169)
The current population of Anderson, California is 11,161 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,330.

Anderson, California Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White9,17581.43%
Two or more races7306.48%
Other race6876.1%
Asian3423.04%
Native American3162.8%
Black or African American170.15%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
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White

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native American

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Anderson Population by Race

Anderson Population Pyramid 2024

Anderson Median Age

36.6

Total

36.7

Male

36.6

Female

Anderson Adults

There are 8,499 adults, (1,766 of whom are seniors) in Anderson.

Anderson Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Anderson Sex Ratio

Female5,78051.3%
Male5,48748.7%

Anderson Population by Age

Anderson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All4,8312.3251.248.8
Non Family2,2091.2244.555.5
Married1,7503.3862.537.5
Female6282.7941.658.4
Male2443.6156.143.9
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3.14

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

51.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Anderson Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Anderson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Anderson Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 20.54%.

Anderson Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$43,005

Average Earnings

$48,923

Average Male

$29,643

Average Female

Anderson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Anderson Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Anderson Language

92.78% of Anderson residents speak only English, while 7.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.02% of the population.

Anderson Language

Anderson Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White8,6121,51417.58%
Asian34229887.13%
Hispanic1,41322115.64%
Other68721331%
Multiple730648.77%
Native310123.87%
Black17317.65%
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19.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.07%

Male Poverty Rate

22.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anderson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anderson is Asian, with 87.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anderson is Native, with 3.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.06%.

Anderson Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.81%
High School24.45%
Some College13.88%
Bachelors or Greater12.86%
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Anderson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed28.7%
Male Unemployed23.3%
Female Employed12.53%
Male Employed3.23%
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Anderson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Anderson Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Anderson Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Anderson Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Anderson Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Anderson Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Anderson Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

723

Number of Veterans

682

Male Veterans

41

Female Veterans

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Anderson Veterans by War

count

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Anderson Veterans by Age

count

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Anderson Veterans by Race

Anderson Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

12.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anderson Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

55.6%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Anderson Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Anderson Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Anderson Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

75.23%

Born in Anderson

94.72%

Native Born

5.28%

Foreign Born

1.93%

Non Citizen

3.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.72% of Anderson residents were born in the United States, with 75.23% having been born in California. 1.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Anderson Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202910,796-73-0.67%
202810,869-73-0.67%
202710,942-73-0.66%
202611,015-73-0.66%
202511,088-73-0.65%
202411,161-73-0.65%
202311,234-73-0.65%
202211,307-73-0.64%
202111,380500.44%
202011,3307487.07%
201910,5821431.37%
201810,439300.29%
201710,409600.58%
201610,34980.08%
201510,341-25-0.24%
201410,366550.53%
201310,311710.69%
201210,2401291.28%
201110,1111331.33%
20109,97895610.6%
20009,0227238.71%
19908,29991812.44%
19807,3811,88934.4%
19705,4921,00022.26%
19604,4922,991199.27%
19501,501993195.47%
1890508
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Anderson Population by Year