California, Missouri Population 2023

4,564

California is a city located in Moniteau County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Moniteau County. With a 2023 population of 4,564, it is the 157th largest city in Missouri and the 7000th largest city in the United States.California is currently growing at a rate of 0.48% annually and its population has increased by 1.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,498 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, California has a population density of 1,217 people per square mile.

The average household income in California is $62,812 with a poverty rate of 15.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in California is 35.6 years, 32.6 years for males, and 41.2 years for females.

California Demographics

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

  • White: 91.27%
  • Black or African American: 3.02%
  • Two or more races: 2.65%
  • Other race: 2.02%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Asian: 0.48%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of California, Missouri is 4,564 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,498.

California, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

California Population by Race

California Population Pyramid 2023

California Median Age

35.6

Total

32.6

Male

41.2

Female

California Adults

There are 3,306 adults, (785 of whom are seniors) in California.

California Age Dependency

75

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.8

Child Dependency Ratio

California Sex Ratio

Female2,29952.12%
Male2,11247.88%

California Population by Age

California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.3

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

65.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

California Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

California Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 20.22%.

California Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$32,493

Average Earnings

$39,750

Average Male

$30,135

Average Female

California Earnings by Educational Attainment

California Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

California Language

88.27% of California residents speak only English, while 11.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.02% of the population.

California Language

California Poverty by Race

rate

15.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.03%

Male Poverty Rate

12.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in California

The race most likely to be in poverty in California is Black, with 69.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in California is White, with 12.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.37%.

California Poverty

California Poverty Rate by Education

California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

California Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

California Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

California Married by Age and Sex

male

female

California Marriage

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

California Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

California Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

320

Number of Veterans

314

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

California Veterans by War

California Veterans by Age

count

California Veterans by Race

California Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

18.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

California Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

64.3%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

California Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

California Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

California Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

67.01%

Born in California

95.11%

Native Born

2.96%

Foreign Born

1.91%

Non Citizen

1.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.11% of California residents were born in the United States, with 67.01% having been born in Missouri. 1.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

California Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

California Population by Year