Moraga is a city located in Contra Costa County California. With a 2020 population of 17,040, it is the 374th largest city in California and the 2651st largest city in the United States. Moraga is currently growing at a rate of 0.50% annually and its population has increased by 0.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,896 in 2020. Spanning over 9 miles, Moraga has a population density of 1,800 people per square mile.
The average household income in Moraga is $205,195 with a poverty rate of 5.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,311 per month, and the median house value is $1.17 Mn. The median age in Moraga is 43.2 years, 44 years for males, and 42 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Moragawas:
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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 other race people with a rate of 78.68%.
77.53% of Moraga residents speak only English, while 22.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 11.19% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Moraga is Asian, with 12.28% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Moraga is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.92%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Moraga
83.65% of Moraga residents were born in the United States, with 50.75% having been born in California. 5.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.