Anderson, California Population 2022

11,601
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Anderson is a city located in Shasta County California. With a 2020 population of 11,601, it is the 456th largest city in California and the 3660th largest city in the United States. Anderson is currently growing at a rate of 1.21% annually and its population has increased by 2.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,323 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Anderson has a population density of 1,650 people per square mile.

The average household income in Anderson is $55,358 with a poverty rate of 18.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $893 per month, and the median house value is $211,100. The median age in Anderson is 34.7 years, 32.9 years for males, and 36.4 years for females.

Anderson Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Andersonwas:

  • White: 82.63%
  • Two or more races: 5.41%
  • Native American: 4.10%
  • Other race: 3.84%
  • Asian: 2.57%
  • Black or African American: 1.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.10%
The current population of Anderson, California is 11,601 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,323.

Anderson, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,65982.63%
Black or African American1411.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native4304.10%
Asian2692.57%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.10%
Some Other Race4023.84%
Two or More Races5675.41%
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Anderson Population by Race

Anderson Population Pyramid 2022

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Anderson Median Age

36.3


Total

34.9


Male

37


Female

Anderson Adults

There are 7,791 adults, (1,447 of whom are seniors) in Anderson.

Anderson Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Anderson Sex Ratio

Female

5,332

50.88%

Male

5,147

49.12%

Anderson Population by Age

Anderson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Anderson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married58.3%41.7%
Male57.2%42.8%
All48.2%51.8%
Non Family41.1%58.9%
Female38%62%

48.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anderson Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3592.448.2
Married1,7603.2358.3
Male1733.4657.2
Female6533.2638
Non Family1,7731.1641.1

3.14

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Anderson Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1482.11%
9th to 12th Grade76710.95%
High School Graduate2,54936.40%
Some College1,96928.12%
Associates Degree6899.84%
Bachelors Degree6509.28%
Graduate Degree2303.28%
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Anderson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Anderson Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black505027
White5,5014,961730
Native American26519330
Asian19316720
2+ Races29223326
Hispanic80758952
Islander1111
Other Race247112

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 54.00%.

Anderson Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,961$37,288$30,105
Less Than 9th Grade$27,264$44,286$
High School Graduate$29,216$31,234$24,328
Some College$31,281$38,333$29,038
Bachelors Degree$60,536$73,967$51,071
Graduate Degree$57,679$58,571$56,932

$31,961

Average Earnings

$37,288

Average Male

$30,105

Average Female

Anderson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Anderson Language by Age

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Anderson Language

91.24% of Anderson residents speak only English, while 8.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.86% of the population.

Anderson Language

Anderson Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander1111100.00%
Asian26915557.62%
Native4309622.33%
Hispanic1,39329921.46%
White7,7551,36217.56%
Black14132.13%
Other159NaN%
Multiple567223.88%

18.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.11%

Male Poverty Rate

22.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anderson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anderson is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anderson is Multiple, with 3.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.52%.

Anderson Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.68%
High School19.14%
Some College14.64%
Bachelors or Greater14.09%

Anderson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.12%
Male Unemployed35.54%
Female Employed11.28%
Female Unemployed61.39%

Anderson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Anderson Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,069$53,065
Families$60,115$67,239
Married Families$65,441-
Non Families$19,741$30,565
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Income by Household Type

Anderson Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Anderson Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Anderson Marital Status

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670

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War212
First Gulf War81
Vietnam183
Korea79
World War II12

Anderson Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34144
35 to 54161
55 to 6486
65 to 74156
75+123

Anderson Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5708.74%
Native American3910.92%
Asian199.84%
Other Race154.98%
2+ Races278.18%
Hispanic606.10%

Anderson Veterans by Race

Anderson Veterans by Education

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10.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anderson Veterans by Education

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Anderson Employment by Age

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Anderson Employment by Race

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Anderson Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.17%

Born in Anderson

94.84%

Native Born

5.16%

Foreign Born

1.94%

Non Citizen

3.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.84% of Anderson residents were born in the United States, with 74.17% having been born in California. 1.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Anderson Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18905080.00%
19501,5019931.82%
19604,4922,99111.59%
19705,4921,0002.03%
19807,3811,8893.00%
19908,2999181.18%
20009,0227230.84%
20109,9329100.97%
201110,0711391.40%
201210,2101391.38%
201310,3491391.36%
201410,4881391.34%
201510,6271391.33%
201610,7661391.31%
201710,9051391.29%
201811,0441391.27%
201911,1831391.26%
202011,3231401.25%
202111,4621391.23%
202211,6011391.21%

Anderson Population by Year