Guerneville is a city located in Sonoma County California. With a 2020 population of 4,556, it is the 660th largest city in California and the 6990th largest city in the United States. Guerneville is currently growing at a rate of 0.04% annually but its population has decreased by -4.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,747 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, Guerneville has a population density of 469 people per square mile.
The average household income in Guerneville is $87,255 with a poverty rate of 12.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,354 per month, and the median house value is $458,900. The median age in Guerneville is 51.3 years, 53 years for males, and 50.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Guernevillewas:
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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 black people with a rate of 64.10%.
94.94% of Guerneville residents speak only English, while 5.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.59% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Guerneville is White, with 12.49% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Guerneville is Multiple, with 11.04% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.56%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Guerneville
95.72% of Guerneville residents were born in the United States, with 65.87% having been born in California. 1.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.