Delhi, California Population 2024

10,896

Delhi is a city located in Merced County California. Delhi has a 2024 population of 10,896. Delhi is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has decreased by -7.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,837 in 2020.

The average household income in Delhi is $83,504 with a poverty rate of 14.2%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Delhi is 31.8 years, 32.1 years for males, and 31.6 years for females.

Delhi Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Delhi was:

  • Other race: 58.42%
  • White: 23.51%
  • Two or more races: 10.55%
  • Asian: 7.1%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.12%
  • Black or African American: 0.06%
Land Area (mi²)
3.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
3,103.90/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-7.95% (-941)
The current population of Delhi, California is 10,896 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,837.

Delhi, California Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Other race6,36558.42%
White2,56223.51%
Two or more races1,14910.55%
Asian7747.1%
Native American260.24%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander130.12%
Black or African American70.06%
showing: 7 rows

Other race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Black or African American

Delhi Population by Race

Delhi Population Pyramid 2024

Delhi Median Age

31.8

Total

32.1

Male

31.6

Female

Delhi Adults

There are 7,663 adults, (820 of whom are seniors) in Delhi.

Delhi Age Dependency

59.2

Age Dependency Ratio

12

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Delhi Sex Ratio

Female5,44649.98%
Male5,45050.02%

Delhi Population by Age

Delhi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2,8933.7776.323.7
Married1,8314.1384.215.8
Non Family4291.1878.821.2
Female3884.1341.258.8
Male2454.9768.631.4
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4.16

Average Family Size

3.77

Average Household Size

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Delhi Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Delhi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Delhi Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.23%.

Delhi Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$37,500

Average Earnings

$44,020

Average Male

$27,941

Average Female

Delhi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Delhi Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Delhi Language

21.06% of Delhi residents speak only English, while 78.94% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 70.06% of the population.

Delhi Language

Delhi Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic8,4341,38316.4%
Other6,3651,19118.71%
Multiple1,14814912.98%
White1,5281137.4%
Black77100%
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14.2%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.76%

Male Poverty Rate

13.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delhi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delhi is Black, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delhi is White, with 7.4% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.08%.

Delhi Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Some College15.68%
Less Than 9th Grade13.19%
Bachelors or Greater10.43%
High School8.91%
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Delhi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed43.09%
Female Unemployed6.74%
Female Employed5.93%
Male Employed4.79%
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Delhi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Delhi Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Delhi Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Delhi Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Delhi 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.

Delhi Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Delhi Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

173

Number of Veterans

125

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

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Delhi Veterans by War

count

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Delhi Veterans by Age

count

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Delhi Veterans by Race

Delhi Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

47.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delhi Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

Delhi Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Delhi Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Delhi Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

60.79%

Born in Delhi

64.15%

Native Born

35.85%

Foreign Born

18.95%

Non Citizen

16.9%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

64.15% of Delhi residents were born in the United States, with 60.79% having been born in California. 18.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Delhi Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202410,896
202310,896
202210,896-25-0.23%
202110,921-916-7.74%
202011,837-464-3.77%
201912,3015664.82%
201811,7351130.97%
201711,6226545.96%
201610,9689429.4%
201510,0261081.09%
20149,918570.58%
20139,861-374-3.65%
201210,2353433.47%
20119,892-863-8.02%
201010,755
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Delhi Population by Year