Heber, California Population 2024

7,910

Heber is a city located in Imperial County California. Heber has a 2024 population of 7,910. Heber is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has decreased by -5.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,413 in 2020.

The average household income in Heber is $69,963 with a poverty rate of 16.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Heber is 30.8 years, 30.4 years for males, and 33.1 years for females.

Heber Demographics

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

  • White: 39.2%
  • Two or more races: 30.2%
  • Other race: 27.53%
  • Native American: 1.86%
  • Black or African American: 0.86%
  • Asian: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
1.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
5,333.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-5.98% (-503)
The current population of Heber, California is 7,910 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 8,413.

Heber, California Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White3,10139.2%
Two or more races2,38930.2%
Other race2,17827.53%
Native American1471.86%
Black or African American680.86%
Asian270.34%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Heber Population by Race

Heber Population Pyramid 2024

Heber Median Age

30.8

Total

30.4

Male

33.1

Female

Heber Adults

There are 5,641 adults, (768 of whom are seniors) in Heber.

Heber Age Dependency

62.3

Age Dependency Ratio

15.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Heber Sex Ratio

Female3,63645.97%
Male4,27454.03%

Heber Population by Age

Heber Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,8344.316832
Married9785.4168.231.8
Female3254.246.253.8
Male2853.0373.326.7
Non Family2461.5990.29.8
showing: 5 rows

4.5

Average Family Size

4.31

Average Household Size

68.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Heber 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

Heber Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Heber Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

Heber Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$31,926

Average Earnings

$39,871

Average Male

$22,839

Average Female

Heber Earnings by Educational Attainment

Heber Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Heber Language

11.37% of Heber residents speak only English, while 88.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 88.63% of the population.

Heber Language

Heber Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,7421,26816.38%
Other2,16135016.2%
Native147147100%
Multiple2,389672.8%
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16.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.94%

Male Poverty Rate

18.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Heber

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Heber is Multiple, with 2.8% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.87%.

Heber Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.88%
Some College15.44%
Bachelors or Greater13.16%
High School2.43%
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Heber Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed69.39%
Female Employed23.41%
Male Employed3.39%
Male Unemployed
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Heber Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Heber Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Heber Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

40.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

41.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Heber Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Heber Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Heber Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Heber Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

276

Number of Veterans

276

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Heber Veterans by War

count

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Heber Veterans by Age

count

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Heber Veterans by Race

Heber Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

13.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Heber Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

52.3%

Labor Force Participation

49.9%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Heber Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Heber Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Heber 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

61.07%

Born in Heber

65.64%

Native Born

34.36%

Foreign Born

16.12%

Non Citizen

18.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

65.64% of Heber residents were born in the United States, with 61.07% having been born in California. 16.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Heber Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20247,910
20237,910
20227,910-436-5.22%
20218,346-67-0.8%
20208,4134,809133.44%
20193,604-1,082-23.09%
20184,6864139.67%
20174,273-14-0.33%
20164,287-83-1.9%
20154,3701142.68%
20144,2561162.8%
20134,140-1,012-19.64%
20125,152-510-9.01%
20115,6621,38732.44%
20104,275
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Heber Population by Year