Auburn, California Population 2021

14,429
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Auburn is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 14,429, it is the 332nd largest city in California and the 2375th largest city in the United States. Auburn is currently growing at a rate of 0.82% annually and its population has increased by 8.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,330 in 2010. Auburn reached it's highest population of 14,429 in 2021. Spanning over 7 miles, Auburn has a population density of 2,010 people per square mile.

The average household income in Auburn is $86,222 with a poverty rate of 13.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,147 per month, and the median house value is $447,600. The median age in Auburn is 48.5 years, 45.3 years for males, and 50.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.0 males.

Auburn Demographics

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

  • White: 90.51%
  • Two or more races: 5.77%
  • Asian: 1.45%
  • Other race: 1.16%
  • Black or African American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.30%
The current population of Auburn, California is 14,429, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,078.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,330.

Auburn, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,68190.51%
Two or More Races8095.77%
Asian2031.45%
Some Other Race1621.16%
Black or African American580.41%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander560.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native420.30%
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Auburn Population by Race

Auburn Population Pyramid 2021

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Auburn Median Age

48.5


Total

45.3


Male

50.7


Female

Auburn Adults

There are 11,532 adults, (3,198 of whom are seniors) in Auburn.

Auburn Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Auburn Sex Ratio

Female

7,223

51.55%

Male

6,788

48.45%

Auburn Population by Age

Auburn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Auburn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.3%19.7%
All60.1%39.9%
Male48.3%51.7%
Non Family45.1%54.9%
Female30.6%69.4%

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Auburn Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1522.2260.1
Married2,8192.8880.3
Non Family2,5401.2345.1
Female5303.0130.6
Male2633.1748.3

2.87

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 Grade4514.30%
9th to 12th Grade2382.27%
High School Graduate1,65715.80%
Some College2,90427.68%
Associates Degree1,29712.36%
Bachelors Degree2,45223.37%
Graduate Degree1,49114.21%
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Auburn Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Auburn Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,0598,6693,511
Hispanic773478169
Multiple Races40530363
Asian188184104
Other Race15113661
Islander565638
Black505011
Native American42428

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 islander people with a rate of 67.86%.

Auburn Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,586$52,188$38,424
Less Than High School$28,500$$28,000
High School Grad$38,178$37,713$41,250
Some College$32,431$41,554$27,429
Bachelors Degree$64,010$88,672$46,528
Graduate Degree$83,173$100,500$77,917

$43,586

Average Earnings

$52,188

Average Male

$38,424

Average Female

Auburn Earnings by Educational Attainment

Auburn Language by Age

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Auburn Language

88.12% of Auburn residents speak only English, while 11.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.88% of the population.

Auburn Language

Auburn Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,4741,34111.69%
Hispanic1,43543430.24%
Multiple80912915.95%
Other1622515.43%
Asian199168.04%
Black531120.75%

13.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.57%

Male Poverty Rate

12.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Auburn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Hispanic, with 30.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Asian, with 8.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.88%.

Auburn Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.54%
Some College17.15%
High School13.56%
Bachelors or Greater5.43%

Auburn Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.33%
Male Employed10.49%
Female Unemployed10.26%
Female Employed7.55%

Auburn Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Auburn Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,314$86,222
Families$93,707$111,019
Married Families$103,894-
Non Families$31,734$49,674
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Income by Household Type

Auburn Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.7%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Auburn Marital Status by Race

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Auburn Marital Status

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1,009

Number of Veterans

903

Male Veterans

106

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam482
First Gulf War127
Korea101
World War II36
Second Gulf War33

Auburn Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+316
55 to 64256
65 to 74250
35 to 54166
18 to 3421

Auburn Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9258.75%
Hispanic384.04%
2 or More378.31%
Other159.26%
Hawaiian1323.21%
Black1122.00%
Indian819.05%

Auburn Veterans by Race

Auburn Veterans by Education

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11.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Auburn Veterans by Education

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56.2%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

5.8%

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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66.63%

Born in California

92.31%

Native Born

7.69%

Foreign Born

3.63%

Non Citizen

4.06%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.31% of Auburn residents were born in the United States, with 66.63% having been born in California. 3.63% 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

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

Auburn Population by Year