Chico is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 121,219, it is the 51st largest city in California and the 237th largest city in the United States. Chico is currently growing at a rate of 7.98% annually and its population has increased by 40.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 86,187 in 2010. Chico reached it's highest population of 121,219 in 2021. Spanning over 34 miles, Chico has a population density of 3,623 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chico is $76,118 with a poverty rate of 23.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,100 per month, and the median house value is $327,700. The median age in Chico is 29.7 years, 28.9 years for males, and 30.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.3 males.