Terra Bella is a city located in Tulare County California. With a 2020 population of 2,830, it is the 789th largest city in California and the 9151st largest city in the United States. Terra Bella is currently declining at a rate of -1.39% annually and its population has decreased by -2.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,910 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Terra Bella has a population density of 1,040 people per square mile.
The average household income in Terra Bella is $45,481 with a poverty rate of 52.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $794 per month, and the median house value is $164,700. The median age in Terra Bella is 32.9 years, 34.3 years for males, and 32.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Terra Bellawas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.44%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 4.41%.
11.54% of Terra Bella residents speak only English, while 88.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 88.46% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Terra Bella is White, with 4.86% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Terra Bella is Hispanic, with 56.04% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 56.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 62.92%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Terra Bella
60.95% of Terra Bella residents were born in the United States, with 56.68% having been born in California. 28.80% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.