Paradise, California Population 2021

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Paradise is a city located in California. Paradise has a 2020 population of . Paradise is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has decreased by since the most recent census, which recorded a population of in 2010. Paradise reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Paradise is $78,824 with a poverty rate of 12.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,073 per month, and the median house value is $227,200. The median age in Paradise is 50.2 years, 49.1 years for males, and 51.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.4 males.

Paradise Demographics

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

  • White: 90.03%
  • Two or more races: 6.37%
  • Other race: 1.29%
  • Asian: 1.06%
  • Native American: 0.98%
  • Black or African American: 0.27%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

Paradise, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37,59190.03%
Two or More Races2,6616.37%
Some Other Race5371.29%
Asian4411.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native4100.98%
Black or African American1120.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.00%
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Paradise Population by Race

Paradise Population Pyramid 2021

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Paradise Median Age

50.2


Total

49.1


Male

51.2


Female

Paradise Adults

There are 34,266 adults, (10,756 of whom are seniors) in Paradise.

Paradise Age Dependency

77.6

Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Paradise Sex Ratio

Female

21,927

52.52%

Male

19,826

47.48%

Paradise Population by Age

Paradise Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Paradise Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.9%15.1%
All74.6%25.4%
Non Family67.4%32.6%
Male64.4%35.6%
Female58.1%41.9%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Paradise Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,3812.3774.6
Married8,2332.9284.9
Non Family6,5501.2867.4
Female1,8483.3458.1
Male7503.4464.4

2.92

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Paradise Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7032.26%
9th to 12th Grade1,8265.86%
High School Graduate7,70224.71%
Some College10,25332.89%
Associates Degree3,16610.16%
Bachelors Degree4,88515.67%
Graduate Degree2,6398.47%
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Paradise Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Paradise Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,05625,1086,675
Hispanic2,3371,931439
Multiple Races1,3631,245227
Asian365305131
Other Race330218
Native American32226451
Black10310052
Islander1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 50.49%.

Paradise Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,215$42,983$32,210
Less Than High School$32,330$34,741$31,094
High School Grad$31,535$38,370$20,219
Some College$34,153$37,745$28,318
Bachelors Degree$53,400$76,875$48,214
Graduate Degree$82,829$123,015$51,708

$38,215

Average Earnings

$42,983

Average Male

$32,210

Average Female

Paradise Earnings by Educational Attainment

Paradise Language by Age

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Paradise Language

94.10% of Paradise residents speak only English, while 5.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.64% of the population.

Paradise Language

Paradise Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White34,8674,32212.40%
Multiple2,63055921.25%
Hispanic3,43634510.04%
Asian4308519.77%
Black852630.59%
Other536244.48%
Native387133.36%
Islander11100.00%

12.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.56%

Male Poverty Rate

12.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Paradise

The race most likely to be in poverty in Paradise is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Paradise is Native, with 3.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.69%.

Paradise Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.26%
Some College14.01%
High School12.73%
Bachelors or Greater7.24%

Paradise Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed14.72%
Female Unemployed7.16%
Male Employed6.07%
Female Employed6.02%

Paradise Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Paradise Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,888$78,824
Families$68,487$95,832
Married Families$78,914-
Non Families$26,297$48,048
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Income by Household Type

Paradise Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Paradise Married by Age and Sex

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Paradise 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 35-44.

Paradise Marital Status by Race

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Paradise Marital Status

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3,638

Number of Veterans

3,294

Male Veterans

344

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,530
First Gulf War507
Korea454
Second Gulf War352
World War II158

Paradise Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,342
75+1,045
55 to 64629
35 to 54494
18 to 34128

Paradise Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,45310.99%
Hispanic1445.39%
2 or More996.37%
Asian4311.32%
Indian215.71%
Other143.46%
Black87.69%

Paradise Veterans by Race

Paradise Veterans by Education

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7.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Paradise Veterans by Education

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48.5%

Labor Force Participation

45%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Paradise Employment by Age

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Paradise Employment by Race

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Paradise 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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70.73%

Born in California

96.81%

Native Born

3.19%

Foreign Born

1.22%

Non Citizen

1.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.81% of Paradise residents were born in the United States, with 70.73% having been born in California. 1.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Paradise Place of Birth

Paradise Population by Year