Rough and Ready is a city located in Nevada County California. With a 2020 population of 893, it is the 1050th largest city in California and the 15589th largest city in the United States. Rough and Ready is currently declining at a rate of -0.67% annually and its population has decreased by -1.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 905 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Rough and Ready has a population density of 281 people per square mile.
The average household income in Rough and Ready is $38,980 with a poverty rate of 29.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $807 per month, and the median house value is $281,700. The median age in Rough and Ready is 67.5 years, 60.9 years for males, and 67.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rough and Readywas:
100.00% of Rough and Ready residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Rough and Ready is White, with 29.55% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Rough and Ready is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 48.31%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Rough and Ready
96.09% of Rough and Ready residents were born in the United States, with 45.21% having been born in California. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.