Dos Palos is a city located in Merced County California. With a 2020 population of 5,968, it is the 599th largest city in California and the 5914th largest city in the United States. Dos Palos is currently growing at a rate of 1.44% annually and its population has increased by 2.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,798 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Dos Palos has a population density of 4,423 people per square mile.
The average household income in Dos Palos is $69,984 with a poverty rate of 8.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $991 per month, and the median house value is $232,700. The median age in Dos Palos is 30.1 years, 29.4 years for males, and 30.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dos Paloswas:
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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.
47.83% of Dos Palos residents speak only English, while 52.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 47.97% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Dos Palos is Multiple, with 13.38% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Dos Palos is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.81%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Dos Palos
67.58% of Dos Palos residents were born in the United States, with 57.82% having been born in California. 24.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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