Sanger, California Population 2022

27,087
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Sanger is a city located in Fresno County California. With a 2020 population of 27,087, it is the 285th largest city in California and the 1697th largest city in the United States. Sanger is currently growing at a rate of 0.88% annually and its population has increased by 1.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,617 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Sanger has a population density of 4,701 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sanger is $62,628 with a poverty rate of 23.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $950 per month, and the median house value is $257,900. The median age in Sanger is 33.4 years, 32.2 years for males, and 34.8 years for females.

Sanger Demographics

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

  • White: 67.02%
  • Other race: 21.31%
  • Two or more races: 6.48%
  • Asian: 3.05%
  • Native American: 1.83%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.04%
The current population of Sanger, California is 27,087 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 26,617.

Sanger, California Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,92467.02%
Black or African American120.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native4901.83%
Asian8173.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander680.25%
Some Other Race5,70021.31%
Two or More Races1,7336.48%
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Sanger Population by Race

Sanger Population Pyramid 2022

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Sanger Median Age

31.6


Total

31


Male

33.3


Female

Sanger Adults

There are 18,255 adults, (2,598 of whom are seniors) in Sanger.

Sanger Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Sanger Sex Ratio

Female

12,851

48.05%

Male

13,893

51.95%

Sanger Population by Age

Sanger Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sanger Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.7%26.3%
All58.7%41.3%
Non Family48.5%51.5%
Female47.4%52.6%
Male39.7%60.3%

58.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sanger Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4193.5858.7
Married3,4304.0773.7
Male1,0473.6739.7
Female1,6474.4547.4
Non Family1,2951.1148.5

3.89

Average Family Size

3.58

Average Household Size

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Sanger Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,52315.86%
9th to 12th Grade1,4078.84%
High School Graduate4,65129.24%
Some College4,47228.11%
Associates Degree1,0276.46%
Bachelors Degree1,3628.56%
Graduate Degree4662.93%
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Sanger Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sanger Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American22321686
Asian569393116
2+ Races1,067763196
White2,9472,620491
Hispanic12,1478,8271,226
Other Race3,2552,067106
Black1212
Islander3024

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 38.57%.

Sanger Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,536$34,821$31,060
Less Than 9th Grade$24,633$26,531$23,397
High School Graduate$32,372$33,247$26,655
Some College$33,311$38,524$31,115
Bachelors Degree$50,724$81,607$48,065
Graduate Degree$74,393$66,914$74,929

$32,536

Average Earnings

$34,821

Average Male

$31,060

Average Female

Sanger Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sanger Language by Age

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Sanger Language

48.13% of Sanger residents speak only English, while 51.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 48.61% of the population.

Sanger Language

Sanger Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black33100.00%
Hispanic21,4655,54225.82%
Native4905611.43%
White4,00543510.86%
Asian809647.91%
Other1,201NaN%
Multiple1,73317510.10%

23.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.64%

Male Poverty Rate

26.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sanger

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sanger is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sanger is Multiple, with 10.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.15%.

Sanger Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.77%
High School16.51%
Some College11.26%
Bachelors or Greater8.15%

Sanger Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.87%
Male Unemployed57.50%
Female Employed13.89%
Female Unemployed55.36%

Sanger Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sanger Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,349$71,854
Families$55,203$74,182
Married Families$80,323-
Non Families$21,271$32,990
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Income by Household Type

Sanger Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.7%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sanger Married by Age and Sex

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Sanger 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 45-54.

Sanger Marital Status by Race

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Sanger Marital Status

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651

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War94
First Gulf War163
Vietnam158
Korea146
World War II3

Sanger Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3472
35 to 54173
55 to 64103
65 to 74109
75+194

Sanger Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4453.71%
Asian152.33%
Other Race731.79%
2+ Races1189.83%
Hispanic3952.81%

Sanger Veterans by Race

Sanger Veterans by Education

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6.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sanger Veterans by Education

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61.3%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Sanger Employment by Age

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Sanger Employment by Race

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Sanger 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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69.54%

Born in Sanger

80.27%

Native Born

19.73%

Foreign Born

11.49%

Non Citizen

8.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

80.27% of Sanger residents were born in the United States, with 69.54% having been born in California. 11.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sanger Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18904280.00%
19202,5782,1506.17%
19302,9673891.42%
19404,0171,0503.08%
19506,4002,3834.77%
19608,0721,6722.35%
197010,0882,0162.25%
198012,5422,4542.20%
199016,8394,2972.99%
200018,9312,0921.18%
201024,2705,3392.52%
201124,5052350.97%
201224,7402350.96%
201324,9752350.95%
201425,2102350.94%
201525,4452350.93%
201625,6802350.92%
201725,9152350.92%
201826,1502350.91%
201926,3852350.90%
202026,6172320.88%
202126,8522350.88%
202227,0872350.88%

Sanger Population by Year