Auburn is a city located in Placer County California. It is also the county seat of Placer County. With a 2020 population of 13,866, it is the 416th largest city in California and the 3164th largest city in the United States. Auburn is currently growing at a rate of 0.33% annually but its population has decreased by -1.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,104 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Auburn has a population density of 1,932 people per square mile.
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 - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Auburn is 48.5 years, 45.3 years for males, and 50.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Auburnwas:
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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%.
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.
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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%.
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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.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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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.