Auburn, California Population 2022

14,546
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Auburn is a city located in Placer County California. Auburn has a 2020 population of 14,546. It is also the county seat of Placer County. Auburn is currently growing at a rate of 0.81% annually and its population has increased by 9.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,345 in 2010.

The average household income in Auburn is $86,222 with a poverty rate of 12.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,176 per month, and the median house value is $481,500. The median age in Auburn is 48.5 years, 45.3 years for males, and 50.7 years for females.

Auburn Demographics

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

  • White: 91.22%
  • Two or more races: 5.18%
  • Asian: 1.30%
  • Other race: 0.97%
  • Black or African American: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.45%
  • Native American: 0.39%
The current population of Auburn, California is 14,546 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,546.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,345.

Auburn, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,86691.22%
Black or African American690.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native550.39%
Asian1841.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander630.45%
Some Other Race1370.97%
Two or More Races7305.18%
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Auburn Population by Race

Auburn Population Pyramid 2022

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Auburn Median Age

48.6


Total

45.8


Male

50.5


Female

Auburn Adults

There are 11,618 adults, (3,494 of whom are seniors) in Auburn.

Auburn Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

43

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Auburn Sex Ratio

Female

7,561

53.61%

Male

6,543

46.39%

Auburn Population by Age

Auburn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Auburn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All60.4%39.6%
Non Family46.2%53.8%
Male37.4%62.6%
Female35.6%64.4%

60.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Auburn Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,2042.2260.4
Married2,8552.8580.4
Male1953.1537.4
Female7163.0135.6
Non Family2,4381.1846.2

2.83

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

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Auburn Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4294.07%
9th to 12th Grade2672.53%
High School Graduate1,51714.38%
Some College2,66925.29%
Associates Degree1,40713.33%
Bachelors Degree2,52223.90%
Graduate Degree1,74116.50%
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Auburn Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Auburn Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander636345
Asian184180126
White9,0228,5893,790
Other Race13212255
Black575414
2+ Races36633584
Hispanic883627181
Native American48484

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 71.43%.

Auburn Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,254$57,188$36,786
Less Than 9th Grade$$$15,880
High School Graduate$32,016$31,116$40,647
Some College$29,112$41,531$24,713
Bachelors Degree$63,961$89,167$46,339
Graduate Degree$85,444$117,292$80,492

$45,254

Average Earnings

$57,188

Average Male

$36,786

Average Female

Auburn Earnings by Educational Attainment

Auburn Language by Age

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Auburn Language

87.95% of Auburn residents speak only English, while 12.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.27% of the population.

Auburn Language

Auburn Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,36035626.18%
Multiple73011816.16%
Black61914.75%
White11,6451,20210.32%
Asian180116.11%
OtherNaN%

12.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.67%

Male Poverty Rate

10.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Auburn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Hispanic, with 26.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.88%.

Auburn Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.11%
High School14.10%
Some College15.24%
Bachelors or Greater3.45%

Auburn Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.27%
Male Unemployed14.38%
Female Employed6.93%
Female Unemployed18.79%

Auburn Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Auburn Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,282$97,896
Families$94,692$119,454
Married Families$108,676-
Non Families$34,865$63,038
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Income by Household Type

Auburn Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Auburn Married by Age and Sex

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Auburn 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 45-54.

Auburn Marital Status by Race

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Auburn Marital Status

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849

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War102
First Gulf War86
Vietnam417
Korea98
World War II25

Auburn Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3456
35 to 5429
55 to 64224
65 to 74222
75+318

Auburn Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7987.43%
Black1424.56%
Islander1523.81%
Other Race53.65%
2+ Races174.38%
Hispanic393.70%

Auburn Veterans by Race

Auburn Veterans by Education

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8.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Auburn Veterans by Education

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55.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Auburn Employment by Age

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Auburn Employment by Race

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Auburn 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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64.44%

Born in Auburn

90.88%

Native Born

9.12%

Foreign Born

4.35%

Non Citizen

4.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.88% of Auburn residents were born in the United States, with 64.44% having been born in California. 4.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Auburn Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18608110.00%
1870800-11-0.14%
18801,2294294.39%
18901,5953662.64%
19002,0504552.54%
19102,3763261.49%
19202,289-87-0.37%
19302,6613721.52%
19404,0131,3524.19%
19504,6536401.49%
19605,5869331.84%
19706,5709841.64%
19807,5409701.39%
199010,5923,0523.46%
200012,4621,8701.64%
201013,3458830.69%
201113,5231781.33%
201213,611880.65%
201313,8182071.52%
201413,878600.43%
201513,868-10-0.07%
201613,919510.37%
201713,971520.37%
201814,0781070.77%
201914,1951170.83%
202014,3121170.82%
202114,4291170.82%
202214,5461170.81%

Auburn Population by Year