Shasta Lake is a city located in Shasta County California. With a 2020 population of 10,413, it is the 481st largest city in California and the 3989th largest city in the United States. Shasta Lake is currently growing at a rate of 0.20% annually and its population has increased by 0.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,371 in 2020. Spanning over 11 miles, Shasta Lake has a population density of 953 people per square mile.
The average household income in Shasta Lake is $58,828 with a poverty rate of 16.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,093 per month, and the median house value is $204,100. The median age in Shasta Lake is 38.6 years, 36.8 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shasta Lakewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 93.84%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 79.17%.
94.74% of Shasta Lake residents speak only English, while 5.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.40% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Shasta Lake is Multiple, with 37.91% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Shasta Lake is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.94%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Shasta Lake
97.93% of Shasta Lake residents were born in the United States, with 75.83% having been born in California. 0.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.