Delano, California Population 2022

51,106
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Delano is a city located in Kern County California. With a 2020 population of 51,106, it is the 186th largest city in California and the 860th largest city in the United States. Delano is currently declining at a rate of -0.31% annually and its population has decreased by -3.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 52,821 in 2020. Spanning over 14 miles, Delano has a population density of 3,578 people per square mile.

The average household income in Delano is $58,668 with a poverty rate of 18.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Delano is 30.4 years, 30.3 years for males, and 30.7 years for females.

Delano Demographics

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

  • White: 58.11%
  • Asian: 13.34%
  • Two or more races: 12.28%
  • Other race: 11.32%
  • Black or African American: 4.21%
  • Native American: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.25%
The current population of Delano, California is 51,106 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 52,821.

Delano, California Population 2022

Population by Race

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Delano Population by Race

Delano Population Pyramid 2022

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Delano Median Age

31.1


Total

30.8


Male

31.8


Female

Delano Adults

There are 39,282 adults, (4,519 of whom are seniors) in Delano.

Delano Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

13

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Delano Sex Ratio

Female

21,831

41.33%

Male

30,990

58.67%

Delano Population by Age

Delano Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Delano Household Types

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Delano Households and Families

4.16

Average Family Size

3.87

Average Household Size

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Delano Households by Type

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Delano Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Delano Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 79.34%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 16.86%.

Delano Educational Attainment by Race

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$23,850

Average Earnings

$28,464

Average Male

$20,109

Average Female

Delano Earnings by Educational Attainment

Delano Language by Age

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Delano Language

27.72% of Delano residents speak only English, while 72.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 60.48% of the population.

Delano Language

Delano Poverty by Race

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18.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.09%

Male Poverty Rate

20.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delano

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delano is Black, with 44.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delano is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.57%.

Delano Poverty

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Delano Poverty Rate by Education

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Delano Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Delano Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Delano Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Delano Married by Age and Sex

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Delano Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Delano Marital Status by Race

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Delano Marital Status

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790

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Delano Veterans by War

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Delano Veterans by Age

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Delano Veterans by Race

Delano Veterans by Education

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4.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delano Veterans by Education

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49.3%

Labor Force Participation

43.4%

Employment Rate

11.9%

Unemployment Rate

Delano Employment by Age

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Delano Employment by Race

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Delano 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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58.60%

Born in Delano

63.54%

Native Born

36.46%

Foreign Born

24.67%

Non Citizen

11.79%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

63.54% of Delano residents were born in the United States, with 58.60% having been born in California. 24.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Delano Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Delano Population by Year