California, Missouri Population 2020

4,445

California is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 4,445, it is the 149th largest city in Missouri and the 5097th largest city in the United States. California is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually and its population has increased by 3.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,278 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, California has a population density of 1,186 people per square mile.

The average household income in California is $60,083 with a poverty rate of 18.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $570 per month, and the median house value is $103,400. The median age in California is 35 years, 33.5 years for males, and 37.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.1 males.

California Demographics

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

  • White: 89.87%
  • Other race: 4.05%
  • Black or African American: 3.09%
  • Two or more races: 1.65%
  • Native American: 0.85%
  • Asian: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of California, Missouri is 4,445, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,423.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,278.

California, Missouri Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,93289.87%
Some Other Race1774.05%
Black or African American1353.09%
Two or More Races721.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native370.85%
Asian220.50%

California Population Pyramid 2020

California Median Age

35


Total

33.5


Male

37.2


Female

California Adults

There are 3,190 adults, (730 of whom are seniors) in California.

California Age Dependency

77.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.2

Child Dependency Ratio

California Sex Ratio

Female

2,266

51.79%

Male

2,109

48.21%

California Households and Families

California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.3%12.7%
All69%31%
Non Family47.7%52.3%
Female46.1%53.9%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6412.669
Married8563.0587.3
Non Family5371.4247.7
Female2193.7346.1
Male292.72100

3.1

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2027.14%
9th to 12th Grade2518.88%
High School Graduate1,02036.07%
Some College63122.31%
Associates Degree1053.71%
Bachelors Degree47816.90%
Graduate Degree1414.99%

California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4602,174603
Hispanic31917512
Other Race8428
Black2744
Asian2222
Native American15

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 white people with a rate of 24.51%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,588$41,108$30,818
Less Than High School$35,083$35,083$
High School Grad$30,500$36,250$26,467
Some College$35,121$44,091$31,109
Bachelors Degree$41,915$48,650$37,875
Graduate Degree$39,514$38,229$

$35,588

Average Earnings

$41,108

Average Male

$30,818

Average Female

California Language

California Language by Age

California Language

86.93% of California residents speak only English, while 13.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.21% of the population.

California Poverty

California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,46953815.51%
Black131131100.00%
Hispanic58911419.35%

18.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.04%

Male Poverty Rate

17.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in California

The race most likely to be in poverty in California is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in California is White, with 15.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.97%
High School13.44%
Bachelors or Greater7.48%
Some College5.38%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.44%
Male Unemployed40.24%
Male Employed13.02%
Female Employed8.22%

California Income

California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,420$60,083
Families$63,214$71,447
Married Families$78,952-
Non Families$21,898$32,856

California Marital Status

California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

California Married by Age and Sex

California 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 45-54.

California Marital Status by Race

California Veterans

302

Number of Veterans

298

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam120
First Gulf War85
Korea37
Second Gulf War17
World War II5

$California Veterans by Education

16.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

California Employment Status

64.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

California Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

69.17%

Born in Missouri

97.10%

Native Born

2.90%

Foreign Born

1.55%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.10% of California residents were born in the United States, with 69.17% having been born in Missouri. 1.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,445110.25%
20194,434110.25%
20184,423240.55%
20174,399110.25%
20164,388320.73%
20154,356170.39%
20144,33930.07%
20134,33640.09%
20124,33230.07%
20114,329240.56%
20104,3053000.72%
20004,0055401.46%
19903,465840.25%
19803,3812760.86%
19703,1053171.08%
19602,7881610.60%
19502,6271020.40%
19402,5250.00%