Boron, California Population 2022

2,052
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Boron is a city located in Kern County California. Boron has a 2020 population of 2,052. Boron is currently declining at a rate of -0.82% annually and its population has decreased by -1.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,086 in 2010.

The average household income in Boron is $58,399 with a poverty rate of 28.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $695 per month, and the median house value is $74,500. The median age in Boron is 37.3 years, 33.2 years for males, and 43.7 years for females.

Boron Demographics

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

  • White: 59.65%
  • Other race: 14.43%
  • Two or more races: 11.23%
  • Asian: 7.19%
  • Native American: 4.25%
  • Black or African American: 3.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Boron, California is 2,052 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,086.

Boron, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,36059.65%
Black or African American743.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native974.25%
Asian1647.19%
Some Other Race32914.43%
Two or More Races25611.23%
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Boron Population by Race

Boron Population Pyramid 2022

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Boron Median Age

33.5


Total

31.1


Male

41.6


Female

Boron Adults

There are 1,837 adults, (319 of whom are seniors) in Boron.

Boron Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Boron Sex Ratio

Female

1,106

48.51%

Male

1,174

51.49%

Boron Population by Age

Boron Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Boron Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male73.1%26.9%
Married65.3%34.7%
All54.4%45.6%
Non Family50.2%49.8%
Female46.2%53.8%

54.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Boron Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9492.454.4
Married2653.4865.3
Male263.3873.1
Female1563.4146.2
Non Family5021.4750.2

3.36

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Boron Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade935.92%
9th to 12th Grade19012.09%
High School Graduate60438.45%
Some College42727.18%
Associates Degree885.60%
Bachelors Degree1489.42%
Graduate Degree211.34%
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Boron Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Boron Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black21215
Asian1299324
White884757115
Other Race16913421
Hispanic30018025
2+ Races171171
Native American9770

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 black people with a rate of 23.81%.

Boron Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$57,917$70,704$27,232
Less Than 9th Grade$$5,208$
High School Graduate$70,058$70,687$11,167
Some College$47,054$81,500$39,722
Bachelors Degree$90,400$91,875$
Graduate Degree$$$68,750

$57,917

Average Earnings

$70,704

Average Male

$27,232

Average Female

Boron Earnings by Educational Attainment

Boron Language by Age

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Boron Language

78.04% of Boron residents speak only English, while 21.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.05% of the population.

Boron Language

Boron Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native979294.85%
Hispanic58132756.28%
Black743040.54%
Multiple2565521.48%
White1,17521818.55%
Asian1642012.20%
Other155NaN%

28.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.96%

Male Poverty Rate

28.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boron

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boron is Native, with 94.85% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.53%.

Boron Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.22%
High School17.55%
Some College26.21%
Bachelors or Greater2.96%

Boron Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.32%
Male Unemployed78.13%
Female Employed12.00%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Boron Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Boron Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,736$58,273
Families$61,250$66,778
Married Families$78,125-
Non Families$25,735$50,218
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Income by Household Type

Boron Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

29.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.3%

Male Marriage Rate

30.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Boron Married by Age and Sex

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Boron 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 55-64.

Boron Marital Status by Race

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Boron Marital Status

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146

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War29
First Gulf War55
Vietnam51
Korea
World War II

Boron Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3414
35 to 5410
55 to 6465
65 to 7451
75+6

Boron Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1069.59%
Black34.48%
Asian1612.40%
Other Race218.50%
Hispanic215.29%

Boron Veterans by Race

Boron Veterans by Education

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6.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boron Veterans by Education

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48.8%

Labor Force Participation

46%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Boron Employment by Age

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Boron Employment by Race

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Boron 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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70.26%

Born in Boron

88.90%

Native Born

11.10%

Foreign Born

7.54%

Non Citizen

3.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.90% of Boron residents were born in the United States, with 70.26% having been born in California. 7.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Boron Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,2530.00%
20112,236-17-0.75%
20122,219-17-0.76%
20132,202-17-0.77%
20142,185-17-0.77%
20152,168-17-0.78%
20162,151-17-0.78%
20172,134-17-0.79%
20182,117-17-0.80%
20192,100-17-0.80%
20202,086-14-0.67%
20212,069-17-0.81%
20222,052-17-0.82%

Boron Population by Year