Calexico, California Population 2021

39,331
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Calexico is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 39,331, it is the 208th largest city in California and the 1002nd largest city in the United States. Calexico is currently declining at a rate of -0.62% annually but its population has increased by 1.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 38,572 in 2010. Calexico reached it's highest population of 40,083 in 2017. Spanning over 9 miles, Calexico has a population density of 4,563 people per square mile.

The average household income in Calexico is $61,951 with a poverty rate of 22.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $904 per month, and the median house value is $207,600. The median age in Calexico is 31.8 years, 29.8 years for males, and 33.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.7 males.

Calexico Demographics

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

  • White: 82.00%
  • Other race: 15.72%
  • Asian: 0.97%
  • Two or more races: 0.83%
  • Black or African American: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Calexico, California is 39,331, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 40,072.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 38,572.

Calexico, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,75482.00%
Some Other Race6,28015.72%
Asian3890.97%
Two or More Races3300.83%
Black or African American1250.31%
American Indian and Alaska Native680.17%
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Calexico Population by Race

Calexico Population Pyramid 2021

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Calexico Median Age

31.8


Total

29.8


Male

33.1


Female

Calexico Adults

There are 28,236 adults, (5,555 of whom are seniors) in Calexico.

Calexico Age Dependency

76.1

Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Calexico Sex Ratio

Female

21,059

52.72%

Male

18,887

47.28%

Calexico Population by Age

Calexico Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Calexico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married64.5%35.5%
All55.9%44.1%
Non Family47.2%52.8%
Male45.6%54.4%
Female42.2%57.8%

55.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Calexico Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,9764.4455.9
Married5,0445.1564.5
Non Family1,8061.2547.2
Female1,7205.5642.2
Male4065.0645.6

5.13

Average Family Size

4.44

Average Household Size

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Calexico Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,75119.72%
9th to 12th Grade3,44114.28%
High School Graduate4,90020.34%
Some College5,02320.85%
Associates Degree1,6947.03%
Bachelors Degree3,27613.60%
Graduate Degree1,0084.18%
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Calexico Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Calexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic23,41015,3744,113
Other Race3,9022,251382
Asian341242148
White24620941
Multiple Races17714251
Black12472
Native American4141

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 asian people with a rate of 43.40%.

Calexico Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,048$32,233$18,915
Less Than High School$17,155$20,948$15,231
High School Grad$20,902$31,676$14,254
Some College$26,029$31,500$19,095
Bachelors Degree$40,108$60,200$25,706
Graduate Degree$51,973$53,417$41,538

$26,048

Average Earnings

$32,233

Average Male

$18,915

Average Female

Calexico Earnings by Educational Attainment

Calexico Language by Age

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Calexico Language

4.53% of Calexico residents speak only English, while 95.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 94.58% of the population.

Calexico Language

Calexico Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic38,8328,67922.35%
Other6,2681,60525.61%
White40315037.22%
Asian38813735.31%
Black12411290.32%
Multiple3304914.85%

22.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.31%

Male Poverty Rate

25.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calexico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calexico is Black, with 90.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calexico is Multiple, with 14.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.63%.

Calexico Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.44%
High School16.00%
Some College10.44%
Bachelors or Greater6.40%

Calexico Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.43%
Male Unemployed29.00%
Female Employed11.00%
Male Employed7.47%

Calexico Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Calexico Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,592$61,951
Families$53,009$69,764
Married Families$63,800-
Non Families$14,554$25,667
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Income by Household Type

Calexico Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

39.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Calexico Married by Age and Sex

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Calexico Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Calexico Marital Status by Race

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Calexico Marital Status

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668

Number of Veterans

635

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War222
Vietnam180
Korea112
First Gulf War84
World War II29

Calexico Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+272
35 to 54184
18 to 3492
55 to 6470
65 to 7450

Calexico Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Hispanic6462.35%
White4832.12%
Other1693.63%
Black118.80%
Indian58.77%

Calexico Veterans by Race

Calexico Veterans by Education

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13.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calexico Veterans by Education

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56.2%

Labor Force Participation

47.6%

Employment Rate

15.3%

Unemployment Rate

Calexico Employment by Age

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Calexico Employment by Race

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Calexico 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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50.44%

Born in California

56.13%

Native Born

43.87%

Foreign Born

18.93%

Non Citizen

24.94%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

56.13% of Calexico residents were born in the United States, with 50.44% having been born in California. 18.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Calexico Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202139,331-247-0.62%
202039,578-247-0.62%
201939,825-247-0.62%
201840,072-11-0.03%
201740,083550.14%
201640,0282610.66%
201539,7672170.55%
201439,5502520.64%
201339,2981510.39%
201239,1472200.57%
201138,9272660.69%
201038,66111,5523.61%
200027,1098,4763.82%
199018,6334,2212.60%
198014,4123,7873.10%
197010,6252,6332.89%
19607,9921,5592.19%
19506,4331,0181.74%
19405,415-884-1.50%
19306,299760.12%
19206,2235,42622.82%
19107970.00%

Calexico Population by Year