Livingston is a city located in Merced County California. With a 2020 population of 14,394, it is the 407th largest city in California and the 3065th largest city in the United States. Livingston is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 0.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,392 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Livingston has a population density of 3,917 people per square mile.
The average household income in Livingston is $66,738 with a poverty rate of 15.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,111 per month, and the median house value is $231,100. The median age in Livingston is 29.9 years, 30.5 years for males, and 29.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Livingstonwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.96%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 33.44%.
13.63% of Livingston residents speak only English, while 86.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 65.56% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Livingston is Hispanic, with 16.63% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Livingston is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.35%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Livingston
61.81% of Livingston residents were born in the United States, with 55.96% having been born in California. 18.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.