Blue Lake, California Population 2022

1,200
map placeholder

Blue Lake is a city located in Humboldt County California. With a 2020 population of 1,200, it is the 975th largest city in California and the 13872nd largest city in the United States. Blue Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.33% annually and its population has decreased by -0.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,208 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Blue Lake has a population density of 2,024 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blue Lake is $63,530 with a poverty rate of 24.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,294 per month, and the median house value is $328,000. The median age in Blue Lake is 50.5 years, 37.8 years for males, and 56.2 years for females.

Blue Lake Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blue Lakewas:

  • White: 84.48%
  • Two or more races: 7.07%
  • Native American: 5.03%
  • Other race: 3.43%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Blue Lake, California is 1,200 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,208.

Blue Lake, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Loading...

Blue Lake Population by Race

Blue Lake Population Pyramid 2022

Loading...

Blue Lake Median Age

55.1


Total

40.6


Male

56.7


Female

Blue Lake Adults

There are 845 adults, (208 of whom are seniors) in Blue Lake.

Blue Lake Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14

Child Dependency Ratio

Blue Lake Sex Ratio

Female

491

52.57%

Male

443

47.43%

Blue Lake Population by Age

Blue Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

map placeholder

Blue Lake Household Types

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blue Lake Households and Families

2.51

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

Loading...

Blue Lake Households by Type

Loading...
Loading...

Blue Lake Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blue Lake Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...

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 other race people with a rate of 90.63%.

Blue Lake Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...

$31,848

Average Earnings

$32,652

Average Male

$31,439

Average Female

Blue Lake Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blue Lake Language by Age

Loading...

Blue Lake Language

96.79% of Blue Lake residents speak only English, while 3.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.21% of the population.

Blue Lake Language

Blue Lake Poverty by Race

Loading...

24.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.57%

Male Poverty Rate

19.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blue Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blue Lake is White, with 27.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blue Lake is Multiple, with 19.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.23%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.11%.

Blue Lake Poverty

Loading...

Blue Lake Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...

Blue Lake Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blue Lake Income by Household Type

Loading...
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Blue Lake Marital Status

map placeholder

Marriage Rates

43.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.2%

Male Marriage Rate

44.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Blue Lake Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Blue Lake 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 Over 65.

Blue Lake Marital Status by Race

map placeholder

Blue Lake Marital Status

Loading...

79

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Blue Lake Veterans by War

Loading...

Blue Lake Veterans by Age

Loading...

Blue Lake Veterans by Race

Blue Lake Veterans by Education

Loading...

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

55.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blue Lake Veterans by Education

Loading...

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Blue Lake Employment by Age

Loading...

Blue Lake Employment by Race

Loading...

Blue Lake Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

69.16%

Born in Blue Lake

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Blue Lake residents were born in the United States, with 69.16% having been born in California. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Blue Lake Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Blue Lake Population by Year