Palo Cedro, California Population 2022

3,263
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Palo Cedro is a city located in Shasta County California. With a 2020 population of 3,263, it is the 752nd largest city in California and the 8449th largest city in the United States. Palo Cedro is currently growing at a rate of 5.36% annually and its population has increased by 11.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,931 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Palo Cedro has a population density of 887 people per square mile.

The average household income in Palo Cedro is $90,099 with a poverty rate of 2.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,806 per month, and the median house value is $416,700. The median age in Palo Cedro is 47.5 years, 43.8 years for males, and 48.7 years for females.

Palo Cedro Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Palo Cedrowas:

  • White: 94.85%
  • Native American: 2.42%
  • Two or more races: 1.18%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Black or African American: 0.76%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Palo Cedro, California is 3,263 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,931.

Palo Cedro, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,74494.85%
Black or African American220.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native702.42%
Asian230.80%
Two or More Races341.18%
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Palo Cedro Population by Race

Palo Cedro Population Pyramid 2022

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Palo Cedro Median Age

46.8


Total

47.7


Male

44.8


Female

Palo Cedro Adults

There are 2,072 adults, (738 of whom are seniors) in Palo Cedro.

Palo Cedro Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

55.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Palo Cedro Sex Ratio

Female

1,512

52.26%

Male

1,381

47.74%

Palo Cedro Population by Age

Palo Cedro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Palo Cedro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married97.1%2.9%
All94.3%5.7%
Non Family87.5%12.5%
Male63.6%36.4%

94.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Palo Cedro Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0282.7994.3
Married7553.2997.1
Male223.7363.6
Female192.84100
Non Family2321.0687.5

3.26

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

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Palo Cedro Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade402.06%
High School Graduate30515.74%
Some College58830.34%
Associates Degree32016.51%
Bachelors Degree52226.93%
Graduate Degree1638.41%
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Palo Cedro Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Palo Cedro Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,7741,755671
Asian10102
Native American644310
Hispanic68682
Black44
2+ Races1818

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 white people with a rate of 37.82%.

Palo Cedro Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,923$84,313$45,568
Less Than 9th Grade$68,906$$
High School Graduate$53,445$73,125$38,355
Some College$49,154$85,341$30,000
Bachelors Degree$56,759$86,538$55,741
Graduate Degree$86,625$93,929$74,659

$54,923

Average Earnings

$84,313

Average Male

$45,568

Average Female

Palo Cedro Earnings by Educational Attainment

Palo Cedro Language by Age

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Palo Cedro Language

97.31% of Palo Cedro residents speak only English, while 2.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.

Palo Cedro Language

Palo Cedro Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,647803.02%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic8522.35%

2.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.01%

Male Poverty Rate

2.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palo Cedro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Palo Cedro is White, with 3.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palo Cedro is Hispanic, with 2.35% 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 4.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.19%.

Palo Cedro Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School1.31%
Some College2.86%
Bachelors or Greater1.46%

Palo Cedro Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.11%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.78%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Palo Cedro Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Palo Cedro Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$96,292$109,833
Families$111,000$126,092
Married Families$112,625-
Non Families$34,630$52,116
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Income by Household Type

Palo Cedro Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

69.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.8%

Male Marriage Rate

68.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Palo Cedro Married by Age and Sex

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Palo Cedro Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Palo Cedro Marital Status by Race

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Palo Cedro Marital Status

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282

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War46
First Gulf War20
Vietnam86
Korea72
World War II20

Palo Cedro Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 344
35 to 5462
55 to 6414
65 to 7461
75+141

Palo Cedro Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White27514.05%
Native American46.25%
2+ Races316.67%
Hispanic22.27%

Palo Cedro Veterans by Race

Palo Cedro Veterans by Education

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1.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palo Cedro Veterans by Education

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48.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.6%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Palo Cedro Employment by Age

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Palo Cedro Employment by Race

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Palo Cedro Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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75.63%

Born in Palo Cedro

98.55%

Native Born

1.45%

Foreign Born

1.21%

Non Citizen

0.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.55% of Palo Cedro residents were born in the United States, with 75.63% having been born in California. 1.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Palo Cedro Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2690.00%
20111,43516613.08%
20121,60116611.57%
20131,76716610.37%
20141,9331669.39%
20152,0991668.59%
20162,2651667.91%
20172,4311667.33%
20182,5971666.83%
20192,7631666.39%
20202,9311686.08%
20213,0971665.66%
20223,2631665.36%

Palo Cedro Population by Year