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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Covelowas:
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%.
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Covelo
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.