Selma is a city located in Fresno County California. With a 2020 population of 24,966, it is the 305th largest city in California and the 1859th largest city in the United States. Selma is currently growing at a rate of 0.59% annually and its population has increased by 1.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,674 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Selma has a population density of 4,328 people per square mile.
The average household income in Selma is $57,229 with a poverty rate of 23.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $934 per month, and the median house value is $194,800. The median age in Selma is 30.1 years, 28.5 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Selmawas:
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 asian people with a rate of 35.88%.
44.57% of Selma residents speak only English, while 55.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 53.45% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Selma is Black, with 81.09% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Selma is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.60%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Selma
76.39% of Selma residents were born in the United States, with 70.28% having been born in California. 16.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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