Perris, California Population 2020

82,181

Perris is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 82,181, it is the 105th largest city in California and the 426th largest city in the United States. Perris is currently growing at a rate of 1.89% annually and its population has increased by 20.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 68,386 in 2010. Spanning over 32 miles, Perris has a population density of 2,604 people per square mile.

The average household income in Perris is $70,372 with a poverty rate of 20.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,329 per month, and the median house value is $261,000. The median age in Perris is 27.5 years, 26.4 years for males, and 28.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.0 males.

Perris Demographics

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

  • Other race: 51.89%
  • White: 30.75%
  • Black or African American: 9.91%
  • Asian: 3.94%
  • Two or more races: 2.83%
  • Native American: 0.61%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
The current population of Perris, California is 82,181, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 79,133.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 68,386.

Perris, California Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Some Other Race39,58051.89%
White23,45330.75%
Black or African American7,5579.91%
Asian3,0043.94%
Two or More Races2,1552.83%
American Indian and Alaska Native4670.61%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander600.08%

Perris Population Pyramid 2020

Perris Median Age

27.5


Total

26.4


Male

28.7


Female

Perris Adults

There are 51,308 adults, (4,555 of whom are seniors) in Perris.

Perris Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

9.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Perris Sex Ratio

Female

36,840

48.30%

Male

39,436

51.70%

Perris Households and Families

Perris Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Perris Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.7%27.3%
All63.2%36.8%
Male53.1%46.9%
Female49.6%50.4%
Non Family48.8%51.2%

63.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,7444.5463.2
Married9,7295.0372.7
Female3,4564.949.6
Non Family2,1271.7248.8
Male1,4324.4853.1

4.72

Average Family Size

4.54

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perris Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7,44617.99%
9th to 12th Grade6,54015.80%
High School Graduate12,77430.87%
Some College8,77821.21%
Associates Degree2,3345.64%
Bachelors Degree2,5516.16%
Graduate Degree9632.33%

Perris Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic29,88317,1221,430
Other Race20,09411,120819
White4,8684,198632
Black4,5274,172545
Asian2,0741,805775
Multiple Races63148692
Native American26619439
Islander212121

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,532$37,151$25,418
Less Than High School$26,085$31,456$20,255
High School Grad$31,618$37,699$25,198
Some College$35,677$40,933$29,191
Bachelors Degree$39,005$51,332$34,612
Graduate Degree$65,685$68,555$47,143

$31,532

Average Earnings

$37,151

Average Male

$25,418

Average Female

Perris Language

Perris Language by Age

Perris Language

36.27% of Perris residents speak only English, while 63.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 60.38% of the population.

Perris Poverty

Perris Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic57,39411,64020.28%
Other39,0828,78022.47%
Black7,4061,48920.11%
White6,9011,14216.55%
Asian3,00067922.63%
Multiple2,15436016.71%
Native46310121.81%

20.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.39%

Male Poverty Rate

22.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perris

The race most likely to be in poverty in Perris is Asian, with 22.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perris is White, with 16.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.25%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.27%
High School14.96%
Some College14.28%
Bachelors or Greater12.82%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.16%
Male Unemployed27.38%
Female Employed10.29%
Male Employed9.18%

Perris Income

Perris Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,141$70,372
Families$59,558$70,769
Married Families$66,799$80,085
Non Families$30,432$42,964

Perris Marital Status

Perris Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

45.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Perris Married by Age and Sex

Perris 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.

Perris Marital Status by Race

Perris Veterans

1,546

Number of Veterans

1,249

Male Veterans

297

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War548
Vietnam425
First Gulf War400
Korea15
World War II6
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54535
65 to 74314
18 to 34308
55 to 64254
75+135
Name Veterans % of Total
White7154.39%
Hispanic5901.57%
Black4087.45%
Other3051.19%
Asian1064.32%
2 or More121.12%

$Perris Veterans by Education

11.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perris Employment Status

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Perris Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

61.41%

Born in California

70.01%

Native Born

29.99%

Foreign Born

15.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

70.01% of Perris residents were born in the United States, with 61.41% having been born in California. 15.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202082,1811,5241.89%
201980,6571,5241.93%
201879,1331,4411.85%
201777,6921,5242.00%
201676,1681,4601.95%
201574,7081,1471.56%
201473,5611,2181.68%
201372,3431,0871.53%
201271,2568221.17%
201170,4341,4292.07%
201069,00532,8166.67%
200036,18914,7295.36%
199021,46014,63312.13%
19806,8272,5994.91%
19704,2281,2783.66%
19602,9501,1435.02%
19501,8077965.98%
19401,0112482.85%
19307632644.34%
19204990.00%