Sierra City, California Population 2024

221

Sierra City is a city located in Sierra County California. Sierra City has a 2024 population of 221. Sierra City is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has increased by 163.1% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 84 in 2020.

The average household income in Sierra City is $91,325 with a poverty rate of . The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Sierra City is 69.7 years, 67.9 years for males, and 71.6 years for females.

Sierra City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sierra City was:

  • White: 95.93%
  • Two or more races: 4.07%
  • Black or African American:
  • Native American:
  • Asian:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
Land Area (mi²)
2.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
102.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
163.1% (137)
The current population of Sierra City, California is 221 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 84.

Sierra City, California Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White21295.93%
Two or more races94.07%
Black or African American
Native American
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Sierra City Population by Race

Sierra City Population Pyramid 2024

Sierra City Median Age

69.7

Total

67.9

Male

71.6

Female

Sierra City Adults

There are 221 adults, (165 of whom are seniors) in Sierra City.

Sierra City Age Dependency

294.6

Age Dependency Ratio

294.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

0

Child Dependency Ratio

Sierra City Sex Ratio

Female10447.06%
Male11752.94%

Sierra City Population by Age

Sierra City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1361.631000
Married921.921000
Non Family4401000
Male000
Female000
showing: 5 rows

1.92

Average Family Size

1.63

Average Household Size

100.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Sierra City Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Sierra City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sierra City Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

Sierra City Educational Attainment by Race

Sierra City Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Sierra City Language

100% of Sierra City residents speak only English, while speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by of the population.

Sierra City Language

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade
High School
Some College
Bachelors or Greater
showing: 4 rows

Sierra City Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed
Male Unemployed
Female Employed
Female Unemployed
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Sierra City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sierra City Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Sierra City Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

80.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.5%

Male Marriage Rate

87.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Sierra City Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Sierra City 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.

Sierra City Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Sierra City Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

57

Number of Veterans

57

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Sierra City Veterans by War

count

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Sierra City Veterans by Age

count

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Sierra City Veterans by Race

Sierra City Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

Veteran Disability Rate

Sierra City Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

43%

Labor Force Participation

43%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Sierra City Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Sierra City Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Sierra City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

65.61%

Born in Sierra City

100%

Native Born

Foreign Born

Non Citizen

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Sierra City residents were born in the United States, with 65.61% having been born in California. of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Sierra City Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2024221
2023221
20222217551.37%
20211466273.81%
202084-42-33.33%
2019126-26-17.11%
2018152-13-7.88%
2017165-39-19.12%
2016204-14-6.42%
2015218-45-17.11%
2014263-58-18.07%
2013321217%
2012300217.53%
20112795826.24%
2010221
showing: 15 rows

Sierra City Population by Year