Colusa, California Population 2022

6,499
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Colusa is a city located in Colusa County California. It is also the county seat of Colusa County. With a 2020 population of 6,499, it is the 576th largest city in California and the 5597th largest city in the United States. Colusa is currently growing at a rate of 0.68% annually and its population has increased by 1.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,411 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Colusa has a population density of 1,898 people per square mile.

The average household income in Colusa is $67,885 with a poverty rate of 7.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $830 per month, and the median house value is $251,700. The median age in Colusa is 36.4 years, 33.6 years for males, and 36.9 years for females.

Colusa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Colusawas:

  • White: 80.02%
  • Two or more races: 9.70%
  • Other race: 5.42%
  • Black or African American: 2.78%
  • Asian: 1.21%
  • Native American: 0.87%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Colusa, California is 6,499 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,411.

Colusa, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Colusa Population by Race

Colusa Population Pyramid 2022

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Colusa Median Age

39


Total

38.8


Male

39.6


Female

Colusa Adults

There are 4,528 adults, (991 of whom are seniors) in Colusa.

Colusa Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Colusa Sex Ratio

Female

3,030

49.58%

Male

3,081

50.42%

Colusa Population by Age

Colusa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Colusa Household Types

61.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colusa Households and Families

3.19

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Colusa Households by Type

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Colusa Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colusa Educational Attainment by Race

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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 white people with a rate of 24.36%.

Colusa Educational Attainment by Race

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$36,615

Average Earnings

$39,343

Average Male

$31,599

Average Female

Colusa Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colusa Language by Age

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Colusa Language

56.53% of Colusa residents speak only English, while 43.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 42.46% of the population.

Colusa Language

Colusa Poverty by Race

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7.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.98%

Male Poverty Rate

9.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colusa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colusa is White, with 13.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colusa is Hispanic, with 2.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.02%.

Colusa Poverty

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Colusa Poverty Rate by Education

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Colusa Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Colusa Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Colusa Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Colusa Married by Age and Sex

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Colusa 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 55-64.

Colusa Marital Status by Race

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Colusa Marital Status

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379

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Colusa Veterans by War

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Colusa Veterans by Age

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Colusa Veterans by Race

Colusa Veterans by Education

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3.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colusa Veterans by Education

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60.3%

Labor Force Participation

58.6%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Colusa Employment by Age

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Colusa Employment by Race

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Colusa 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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68.73%

Born in Colusa

76.45%

Native Born

23.55%

Foreign Born

11.96%

Non Citizen

11.59%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

76.45% of Colusa residents were born in the United States, with 68.73% having been born in California. 11.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Colusa Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Colusa Population by Year