Covelo, California Population 2022

1,422
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Covelo is a city located in Mendocino County California. With a 2020 population of 1,422, it is the 937th largest city in California and the 12881st largest city in the United States. Covelo is currently growing at a rate of 0.99% annually and its population has increased by 2.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,394 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Covelo has a population density of 200 people per square mile.

The average household income in Covelo is $45,379 with a poverty rate of 33.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,185 per month, and the median house value is $243,600. The median age in Covelo is 36.1 years, 35.3 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Covelo Demographics

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

  • White: 67.90%
  • Two or more races: 13.39%
  • Native American: 8.80%
  • Other race: 7.84%
  • Black or African American: 1.33%
  • Asian: 0.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%
The current population of Covelo, California is 1,422 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,394.

Covelo, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White91867.90%
Black or African American181.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native1198.80%
Asian80.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.15%
Some Other Race1067.84%
Two or More Races18113.39%
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Covelo Population by Race

Covelo Population Pyramid 2022

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Covelo Median Age

30.5


Total

30.7


Male

30.4


Female

Covelo Adults

There are 910 adults, (267 of whom are seniors) in Covelo.

Covelo Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

68.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Covelo Sex Ratio

Female

670

49.56%

Male

682

50.44%

Covelo Population by Age

Covelo Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Covelo Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male85.3%14.7%
Married79.8%20.2%
Non Family73.8%26.2%
All69.8%30.2%
Female43%57%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Covelo Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4702.8669.8
Married1044.1379.8
Male683.3785.3
Female1073.8243
Non Family1911.4573.8

3.63

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

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Covelo Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade11614.66%
9th to 12th Grade648.09%
High School Graduate14818.71%
Some College27134.26%
Associates Degree708.85%
Bachelors Degree8010.11%
Graduate Degree425.31%
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Covelo Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Covelo Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White432387105
Native American84709
Hispanic180758
Black22
Asian88
Other Race3939
2+ Races8369
Islander2

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 white people with a rate of 24.31%.

Covelo Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,420$25,000$11,486
Less Than 9th Grade$$31,731$
High School Graduate$40,660$40,972$32,054
Some College$7,266$14,853$4,107
Bachelors Degree$35,208$33,750$40,268
Graduate Degree$76,538$$

$21,420

Average Earnings

$25,000

Average Male

$11,486

Average Female

Covelo Earnings by Educational Attainment

Covelo Language by Age

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Covelo Language

64.62% of Covelo residents speak only English, while 35.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 33.05% of the population.

Covelo Language

Covelo Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1414100.00%
Asian8787.50%
Hispanic53827951.86%
Native1193327.73%
White5209518.27%
OtherNaN%
Multiple1802312.78%

33.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

33.73%

Male Poverty Rate

33.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Covelo

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Covelo is Multiple, with 12.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.47%.

Covelo Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade54.44%
High School4.73%
Some College24.34%
Bachelors or Greater4.92%

Covelo Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.82%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.39%
Female Unemployed100.00%

Covelo Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Covelo Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,969$43,561
Families$31,875$39,166
Married Families$48,194-
Non Families$24,570$43,692
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Income by Household Type

Covelo Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.5%

Male Marriage Rate

33.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Covelo Married by Age and Sex

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Covelo 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 20-34.

Covelo Marital Status by Race

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Covelo Marital Status

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89

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War19
First Gulf War
Vietnam45
Korea3
World War II

Covelo Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3419
35 to 54
55 to 6416
65 to 7445
75+9

Covelo Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White446.88%
Native American2528.09%
Asian112.50%
2+ Races1916.38%

Covelo Veterans by Race

Covelo Veterans by Education

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4.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Covelo Veterans by Education

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46.2%

Labor Force Participation

39.1%

Employment Rate

15.4%

Unemployment Rate

Covelo Employment by Age

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Covelo Employment by Race

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Covelo 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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62.28%

Born in Covelo

81.21%

Native Born

18.79%

Foreign Born

15.61%

Non Citizen

3.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.21% of Covelo residents were born in the United States, with 62.28% having been born in California. 15.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Covelo Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2550.00%
20111,269141.12%
20121,283141.10%
20131,297141.09%
20141,311141.08%
20151,325141.07%
20161,339141.06%
20171,353141.05%
20181,367141.03%
20191,381141.02%
20201,394130.94%
20211,408141.00%
20221,422140.99%

Covelo Population by Year