Port Hueneme is a city located in Ventura County California. With a 2020 population of 22,000, it is the 328th largest city in California and the 2098th largest city in the United States. Port Hueneme is currently growing at a rate of 0.10% annually and its population has increased by 0.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,979 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Port Hueneme has a population density of 4,974 people per square mile.
The average household income in Port Hueneme is $74,085 with a poverty rate of 11.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,689 per month, and the median house value is $434,500. The median age in Port Hueneme is 32.7 years, 31.9 years for males, and 34.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Port Huenemewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.54%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.61%.
54.38% of Port Hueneme residents speak only English, while 45.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 41.46% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Hueneme is Hispanic, with 13.10% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Port Hueneme is Multiple, with 3.83% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.26%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Port Hueneme
77.91% of Port Hueneme residents were born in the United States, with 56.54% having been born in California. 10.43% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.