Delhi, California Population 2022

10,636
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Delhi is a city located in Merced County California. With a 2020 population of 10,636, it is the 476th largest city in California and the 3917th largest city in the United States. Delhi is currently declining at a rate of -0.09% annually and its population has decreased by -0.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,656 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Delhi has a population density of 3,030 people per square mile.

The average household income in Delhi is $69,716 with a poverty rate of 17.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,195 per month, and the median house value is $263,500. The median age in Delhi is 30.6 years, 27.7 years for males, and 33.3 years for females.

Delhi Demographics

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

  • Other race: 50.87%
  • White: 38.22%
  • Two or more races: 4.85%
  • Asian: 4.39%
  • Native American: 1.61%
  • Black or African American: 0.07%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Delhi, California is 10,636 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,656.

Delhi, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,52438.22%
Black or African American80.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native1901.61%
Asian5204.39%
Some Other Race6,02150.87%
Two or More Races5744.85%
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Delhi Population by Race

Delhi Population Pyramid 2022

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Delhi Median Age

33.6


Total

28.6


Male

34.8


Female

Delhi Adults

There are 8,351 adults, (1,004 of whom are seniors) in Delhi.

Delhi Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

13.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Delhi Sex Ratio

Female

6,146

51.92%

Male

5,691

48.08%

Delhi Population by Age

Delhi Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Delhi Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family83.6%16.4%
Married76.5%23.5%
All69.1%30.9%
Male59.6%40.4%
Female34.4%65.6%

69.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Delhi Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0213.9169.1
Married1,7304.2176.5
Male4584.5359.6
Female4184.7334.4
Non Family4151.1983.6

4.2

Average Family Size

3.91

Average Household Size

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Delhi Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,64823.84%
9th to 12th Grade1,29118.68%
High School Graduate1,56522.64%
Some College1,08815.74%
Associates Degree4526.54%
Bachelors Degree6449.32%
Graduate Degree2243.24%
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Delhi Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Delhi Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian467266245
White1,8081,342271
Other Race3,1621,464270
Hispanic4,5252,316352
Native American6549
2+ Races339152

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 75.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.46%.

Delhi Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,705$37,096$23,977
Less Than 9th Grade$25,233$32,543$20,784
High School Graduate$30,978$31,342$26,677
Some College$42,539$54,500$29,469
Bachelors Degree$$56,875$22,738
Graduate Degree$50,257$$

$30,705

Average Earnings

$37,096

Average Male

$23,977

Average Female

Delhi Earnings by Educational Attainment

Delhi Language by Age

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Delhi Language

24.29% of Delhi residents speak only English, while 75.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 68.52% of the population.

Delhi Language

Delhi Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native19017491.58%
White2,37365227.48%
Other792NaN%
Multiple5738013.96%
Hispanic8,6951,12812.97%

17.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.94%

Male Poverty Rate

20.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delhi

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delhi is Native, with 91.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delhi is Hispanic, with 12.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.28%.

Delhi Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.44%
High School12.91%
Some College18.18%
Bachelors or Greater8.41%

Delhi Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.45%
Male Unemployed9.59%
Female Employed10.69%
Female Unemployed32.78%

Delhi Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Delhi Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,475$74,889
Families$64,839$74,213
Married Families$73,400-
Non Families-$71,753
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Income by Household Type

Delhi Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Delhi Married by Age and Sex

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Delhi 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 45-54.

Delhi Marital Status by Race

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Delhi Marital Status

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296

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War111
First Gulf War
Vietnam95
Korea14
World War II

Delhi Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3495
35 to 5460
55 to 6425
65 to 7470
75+46

Delhi Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1785.24%
Other Race581.47%
2+ Races6014.02%
Hispanic1803.09%

Delhi Veterans by Race

Delhi Veterans by Education

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34.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delhi Veterans by Education

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64%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

12.3%

Unemployment Rate

Delhi Employment by Age

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Delhi Employment by Race

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Delhi 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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57.99%

Born in Delhi

65.00%

Native Born

35.00%

Foreign Born

20.20%

Non Citizen

14.80%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

65.00% of Delhi residents were born in the United States, with 57.99% having been born in California. 20.20% 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: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201010,7550.00%
201110,745-10-0.09%
201210,735-10-0.09%
201310,725-10-0.09%
201410,715-10-0.09%
201510,705-10-0.09%
201610,695-10-0.09%
201710,685-10-0.09%
201810,675-10-0.09%
201910,665-10-0.09%
202010,656-9-0.08%
202110,646-10-0.09%
202210,636-10-0.09%

Delhi Population by Year