Upper Lake is a city located in Lake County California. With a 2020 population of 1,103, it is the 1000th largest city in California and the 14338th largest city in the United States. Upper Lake is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually but its population has decreased by -11.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,250 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Upper Lake has a population density of 656 people per square mile.
The average household income in Upper Lake is $56,088 with a poverty rate of 6.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $763 per month, and the median house value is $274,400. The median age in Upper Lake is 43.8 years, 45.6 years for males, and 39.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Upper Lakewas:
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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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
95.43% of Upper Lake residents speak only English, while 4.57% 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 Upper Lake is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Upper Lake is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.94%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Upper Lake
96.72% of Upper Lake residents were born in the United States, with 64.32% having been born in California. 2.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.