Arvin, California Population 2022

19,533
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Arvin is a city located in Kern County California. With a 2020 population of 19,533, it is the 356th largest city in California and the 2342nd largest city in the United States. Arvin is currently growing at a rate of 0.10% annually and its population has increased by 0.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,495 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Arvin has a population density of 4,053 people per square mile.

The average household income in Arvin is $48,058 with a poverty rate of 31.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $938 per month, and the median house value is $176,400. The median age in Arvin is 25.3 years, 24.7 years for males, and 25.7 years for females.

Arvin Demographics

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

  • White: 73.05%
  • Other race: 18.36%
  • Two or more races: 5.93%
  • Asian: 1.55%
  • Black or African American: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Arvin, California is 19,533 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 19,495.

Arvin, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,50173.05%
Black or African American1440.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native900.42%
Asian3291.55%
Some Other Race3,89718.36%
Two or More Races1,2595.93%
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Arvin Population by Race

Arvin Population Pyramid 2022

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Arvin Median Age

24.7


Total

23.9


Male

25.4


Female

Arvin Adults

There are 12,987 adults, (1,051 of whom are seniors) in Arvin.

Arvin Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

8.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

69

Child Dependency Ratio

Arvin Sex Ratio

Female

10,620

50.05%

Male

10,600

49.95%

Arvin Population by Age

Arvin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Arvin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married60.8%39.2%
Male58.5%41.5%
All50.3%49.7%
Non Family37.7%62.3%
Female18.8%81.2%

50.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Arvin Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,7114.4850.3
Married3,0434.7960.8
Male3574.158.5
Female9774.7618.8
Non Family3341.2537.7

4.58

Average Family Size

4.48

Average Household Size

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Arvin Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,56943.40%
9th to 12th Grade1,85917.66%
High School Graduate2,24521.32%
Some College1,23211.70%
Associates Degree3903.70%
Bachelors Degree1601.52%
Graduate Degree730.69%
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Arvin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Arvin Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races62324045
Asian186298
Other Race1,94171274
White61235715
Hispanic9,6573,649213
Black6357
Native American8746

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 90.48%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 7.22%.

Arvin Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,873$25,395$18,085
Less Than 9th Grade$21,006$23,461$16,134
High School Graduate$28,295$33,214$24,148
Some College$30,296$39,278$21,141
Bachelors Degree$55,417$$
Graduate Degree$69,205$68,977$85,833

$22,873

Average Earnings

$25,395

Average Male

$18,085

Average Female

Arvin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Arvin Language by Age

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Arvin Language

11.47% of Arvin residents speak only English, while 88.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 85.77% of the population.

Arvin Language

Arvin Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White77135445.91%
Hispanic19,7926,33832.02%
Native901415.56%
Asian32951.52%
Other1,145NaN%
Multiple1,25524319.36%

31.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.54%

Male Poverty Rate

35.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Arvin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Arvin is White, with 45.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Arvin is Multiple, with 19.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.19%.

Arvin Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.30%
High School12.98%
Some College18.08%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%

Arvin Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed13.31%
Male Unemployed17.36%
Female Employed21.63%
Female Unemployed22.20%

Arvin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Arvin Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,750$49,056
Families$40,459$48,841
Married Families$45,413-
Non Families$20,208$27,272
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Income by Household Type

Arvin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Arvin Married by Age and Sex

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Arvin 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.

Arvin Marital Status by Race

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Arvin Marital Status

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201

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War93
First Gulf War5
Vietnam52
Korea8
World War II16

Arvin Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3469
35 to 5429
55 to 6427
65 to 7444
75+32

Arvin Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White971.03%
Asian31.40%
Other Race843.53%
2+ Races172.34%
Hispanic1691.41%

Arvin Veterans by Race

Arvin Veterans by Education

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12.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Arvin Veterans by Education

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60.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Arvin Employment by Age

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Arvin Employment by Race

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Arvin 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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60.93%

Born in Arvin

64.11%

Native Born

35.89%

Foreign Born

26.72%

Non Citizen

9.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

64.11% of Arvin residents were born in the United States, with 60.93% having been born in California. 26.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Arvin Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19505,0070.00%
19605,3103030.59%
19705,199-111-0.21%
19806,8631,6642.82%
19909,2862,4233.07%
200012,9563,6703.39%
201019,3046,3484.07%
201119,323190.10%
201219,342190.10%
201319,361190.10%
201419,380190.10%
201519,399190.10%
201619,418190.10%
201719,437190.10%
201819,456190.10%
201919,475190.10%
202019,495200.10%
202119,514190.10%
202219,533190.10%

Arvin Population by Year