Waterford is a city located in Stanislaus County California. With a 2020 population of 9,252, it is the 500th largest city in California and the 4373rd largest city in the United States. Waterford is currently growing at a rate of 0.72% annually and its population has increased by 1.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,120 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Waterford has a population density of 3,923 people per square mile.
The average household income in Waterford is $72,699 with a poverty rate of 20.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,138 per month, and the median house value is $271,700. The median age in Waterford is 33.9 years, 33.4 years for males, and 34.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Waterfordwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.69%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.62%.
60.51% of Waterford residents speak only English, while 39.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.14% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Waterford is Asian, with 41.85% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Waterford is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.43%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Waterford
82.92% of Waterford residents were born in the United States, with 73.47% having been born in California. 8.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.