Piru is a city located in Ventura County California. With a 2020 population of 2,691, it is the 798th largest city in California and the 9400th largest city in the United States. Piru is currently growing at a rate of 1.97% annually and its population has increased by 4.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,587 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Piru has a population density of 957 people per square mile.
The average household income in Piru is $60,692 with a poverty rate of 17.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,038 per month, and the median house value is $374,800. The median age in Piru is 33.6 years, 29.1 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Piruwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.04%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 83.33%.
33.90% of Piru residents speak only English, while 66.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 65.75% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Piru is Native, with 84.09% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Piru is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.65%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Piru
70.32% of Piru residents were born in the United States, with 64.39% having been born in California. 15.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.