Piru, California Population 2022

2,691
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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.

Piru Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Piruwas:

  • White: 81.84%
  • Other race: 9.88%
  • Two or more races: 4.19%
  • Native American: 2.07%
  • Black or African American: 2.02%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Piru, California is 2,691 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,587.

Piru, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,74081.84%
Black or African American432.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native442.07%
Some Other Race2109.88%
Two or More Races894.19%
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Piru Population by Race

Piru Population Pyramid 2022

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Piru Median Age

36.4


Total

36.3


Male

36.6


Female

Piru Adults

There are 1,548 adults, (392 of whom are seniors) in Piru.

Piru Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50

Child Dependency Ratio

Piru Sex Ratio

Female

1,164

54.75%

Male

962

45.25%

Piru Population by Age

Piru Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Piru Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married65.3%34.7%
All57.1%42.9%
Non Family49%51%
Female29.6%70.4%

57.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Piru Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6183.4457.1
Married3463.7465.3
Male395.08100
Female1353.6929.6
Non Family981.3849

3.77

Average Family Size

3.44

Average Household Size

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Piru Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade36125.23%
9th to 12th Grade15410.76%
High School Graduate41629.07%
Some College22916.00%
Associates Degree15110.55%
Bachelors Degree604.19%
Graduate Degree604.19%
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Piru Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Piru Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black242020
White14613032
Hispanic1,23875077
Other Race1751358
Native American3427
2+ Races6544

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%.

Piru Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,565$40,217$28,080
Less Than 9th Grade$27,500$32,321$25,643
High School Graduate$31,994$40,769$31,655
Some College$31,806$39,167$21,250
Bachelors Degree$32,917$$34,063
Graduate Degree$69,605$68,618$91,705

$31,565

Average Earnings

$40,217

Average Male

$28,080

Average Female

Piru Earnings by Educational Attainment

Piru Language by Age

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Piru Language

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.

Piru Language

Piru Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native443784.09%
Multiple891820.22%
Hispanic1,88833017.48%
White166169.64%
OtherNaN%

17.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.01%

Male Poverty Rate

18.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Piru

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%.

Piru Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.87%
High School10.10%
Some College22.89%
Bachelors or Greater4.17%

Piru Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.86%
Male Unemployed43.18%
Female Employed14.96%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Piru Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Piru Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,000$72,670
Families$58,790$74,045
Married Families$71,081-
Non Families-$43,751
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Income by Household Type

Piru Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.5%

Male Marriage Rate

39.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Piru Married by Age and Sex

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Piru Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Piru Marital Status by Race

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Piru Marital Status

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73

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War9
First Gulf War16
Vietnam48
Korea
World War II

Piru Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5425
55 to 64
65 to 7412
75+36

Piru Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White695.69%
Other Race42.14%
Hispanic614.59%

Piru Veterans by Race

Piru Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Piru Veterans by Education

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62.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Piru Employment by Age

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Piru Employment by Race

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Piru 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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64.39%

Born in Piru

70.32%

Native Born

29.68%

Foreign Born

15.38%

Non Citizen

14.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Piru Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,0630.00%
20112,115522.52%
20122,167522.46%
20132,219522.40%
20142,271522.34%
20152,323522.29%
20162,375522.24%
20172,427522.19%
20182,479522.14%
20192,531522.10%
20202,587562.21%
20212,639522.01%
20222,691521.97%

Piru Population by Year