California, Pennsylvania Population 2020

6,249

California is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,249, it is the 138th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4202nd largest city in the United States. California is currently declining at a rate of -0.60% annually and its population has decreased by -8.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,795 in 2010. California reached it's highest population of 6,818 in 2011. Spanning over 11 miles, California has a population density of 568 people per square mile.

The average household income in California is $64,142 with a poverty rate of 21.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $597 per month, and the median house value is $122,100. The median age in California is 26 years, 27.9 years for males, and 24.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.3 males.

California Demographics

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

  • White: 91.63%
  • Black or African American: 4.97%
  • Two or more races: 2.61%
  • Asian: 0.48%
  • Native American: 0.20%
  • Other race: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of California, Pennsylvania is 6,249, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,325.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,795.

California, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,90291.63%
Black or African American3204.97%
Two or More Races1682.61%
Asian310.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.20%
Some Other Race70.11%

California Population Pyramid 2020

California Median Age

26


Total

27.9


Male

24.1


Female

California Adults

There are 5,662 adults, (860 of whom are seniors) in California.

California Age Dependency

34.1

Age Dependency Ratio

17.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Child Dependency Ratio

California Sex Ratio

Female

3,494

54.25%

Male

2,947

45.75%

California Households and Families

California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88.5%11.5%
Female74%26%
All58.2%41.8%
Non Family28.4%71.6%

58.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1442.3158.2
Non Family1,0251.3628.4
Married8693.1488.5
Female2423.2974
Male84.88100

3.13

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1073.28%
9th to 12th Grade1966.00%
High School Graduate1,34341.12%
Some College49215.06%
Associates Degree1865.70%
Bachelors Degree50715.52%
Graduate Degree43513.32%

California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,1722,869887
Hispanic555555
Multiple Races2323
Black1616

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 hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,807$36,579$29,955
Less Than High School$$23,365$53,218
High School Grad$21,078$31,316$15,604
Some College$27,174$36,167$18,750
Bachelors Degree$62,794$$71,094
Graduate Degree$65,069$68,534$58,083

$33,807

Average Earnings

$36,579

Average Male

$29,955

Average Female

California Language

California Language by Age

California Language

96.25% of California residents speak only English, while 3.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.47% of the population.

California Poverty

California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,7891,02721.44%
Asian1313100.00%
Hispanic8689.30%

21.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.00%

Male Poverty Rate

26.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in California

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in California is Hispanic, with 9.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.59%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.08%
High School18.17%
Some College13.57%
Bachelors or Greater7.01%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.06%
Male Unemployed28.99%
Female Employed27.57%
Male Employed11.15%

California Income

California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,050$64,142
Families$66,625$95,615
Married Families$78,156-
Non Families$18,054$27,443

California Marital Status

California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.7%

Male Marriage Rate

27.6%

Female Marriage Rate

California Married by Age and Sex

California 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 35-44.

California Marital Status by Race

California Veterans

428

Number of Veterans

428

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam191
Second Gulf War141
First Gulf War68
World War II29
Korea28

$California Veterans by Education

11.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

California Employment Status

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.1%

Employment Rate

13.7%

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

81.38%

Born in Pennsylvania

97.98%

Native Born

2.02%

Foreign Born

0.59%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.98% of California residents were born in the United States, with 81.38% having been born in Pennsylvania. 0.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,249-38-0.60%
20196,287-38-0.60%
20186,325-11-0.17%
20176,336-38-0.60%
20166,374-122-1.88%
20156,496-128-1.93%
20146,624-76-1.13%
20136,7001692.59%
20126,531-287-4.21%
20116,818220.32%
20106,7961,5222.57%
20005,274-474-0.86%
19905,748450.08%
19805,703-932-1.50%
19706,6356571.05%
19605,9783,1477.76%
19502,8312170.80%
19402,6140.00%