Weed is a city located in Siskiyou County California. With a 2020 population of 2,842, it is the 787th largest city in California and the 9125th largest city in the United States. Weed is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually and its population has decreased by -0.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,862 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Weed has a population density of 594 people per square mile.
The average household income in Weed is $83,578 with a poverty rate of 32.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $760 per month, and the median house value is $155,500. The median age in Weed is 39.8 years, 33 years for males, and 41 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Weedwas:
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 30.00%.
80.63% of Weed residents speak only English, while 19.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.04% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Weed is Native, with 52.73% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Weed is Multiple, with 13.98% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 46.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.36%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Weed
91.77% of Weed residents were born in the United States, with 70.14% having been born in California. 3.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.