Gridley is a city located in Butte County California. With a 2020 population of 7,589, it is the 539th largest city in California and the 5039th largest city in the United States. Gridley is currently growing at a rate of 1.12% annually and its population has increased by 2.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,421 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Gridley has a population density of 3,642 people per square mile.
The average household income in Gridley is $60,292 with a poverty rate of 9.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $823 per month, and the median house value is $210,400. The median age in Gridley is 32.9 years, 30.8 years for males, and 35.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gridleywas:
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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 asian people with a rate of 48.78%.
64.75% of Gridley residents speak only English, while 35.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.41% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Gridley is Black, with 57.14% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Gridley is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.25%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Gridley
79.35% of Gridley residents were born in the United States, with 67.50% having been born in California. 9.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.