Loyalton is a city located in Sierra County California. With a 2020 population of 734, it is the 1087th largest city in California and the 16813th largest city in the United States. Loyalton is currently declining at a rate of -0.41% annually and its population has decreased by -31.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,065 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Loyalton has a population density of 2,065 people per square mile.
The average household income in Loyalton is $77,292 with a poverty rate of 15.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,068 per month, and the median house value is $160,700. The median age in Loyalton is 36.4 years, 31.8 years for males, and 43.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Loyaltonwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 75.00%.
94.61% of Loyalton residents speak only English, while 5.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.39% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Loyalton is White, with 15.58% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Loyalton is Hispanic, with 19.40% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.57%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Loyalton
98.69% of Loyalton residents were born in the United States, with 47.04% having been born in California. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.