Willows, California Population 2024

5,924

Willows is a city located in Glenn County California. Willows has a 2024 population of 5,924. It is also the county seat of Glenn County.Willows is currently declining at a rate of -1.59% annually and its population has decreased by -5.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,270 in 2020.

The average household income in Willows is $76,580 with a poverty rate of 25.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Willows is 32.6 years, 29 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.

Willows Demographics

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

  • White: 65.01%
  • Two or more races: 15.34%
  • Asian: 11.18%
  • Other race: 6.85%
  • Native American: 1.06%
  • Black or African American: 0.56%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
2.8 sq mi
Density (mi²)
2,089.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-5.52% (-346)
The current population of Willows, California is 5,924 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,270.

Willows, California Population 2024

Population by Race

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White4,03165.01%
Two or more races95115.34%
Asian69311.18%
Other race4256.85%
Native American661.06%
Black or African American350.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Native American

Black or African American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Willows Population by Race

Willows Population Pyramid 2024

Willows Median Age

32.6

Total

29

Male

38.7

Female

Willows Adults

There are 4,317 adults, (844 of whom are seniors) in Willows.

Willows Age Dependency

78.5

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Willows Sex Ratio

Female2,78144.85%
Male3,42055.15%

Willows Population by Age

Willows Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All2,0372.9746.853.2
Non Family8251.2630.369.7
Married7583.8974.125.9
Female3674.0330.569.5
Male876.6334.565.5
showing: 5 rows

3.88

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

46.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Willows Households and Families

Male

Female

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Willows Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Willows Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 89.21%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.34%.

Willows Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

$39,898

Average Earnings

$40,646

Average Male

$31,685

Average Female

Willows Earnings by Educational Attainment

Willows Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Willows Language

70.08% of Willows residents speak only English, while 29.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.38% of the population.

Willows Language

Willows Poverty by Race

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,20573723%
Asian69349271%
Hispanic2,00730115%
Multiple93517418.61%
Other4165012.02%
showing: 5 rows

25.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.66%

Male Poverty Rate

30.9%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Willows

The race most likely to be in poverty in Willows is Asian, with 71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Willows is Other, with 12.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.3%.

Willows Poverty

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.85%
High School9.46%
Some College8.46%
Bachelors or Greater6.85%
showing: 4 rows

Willows Poverty Rate by Education

rate

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Rate
Poverty
Female Employed12.75%
Male Employed4.43%
Male Unemployed3.21%
Female Unemployed
showing: 4 rows

Willows Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Willows Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Willows Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

39.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Willows Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Willows 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.

Willows Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Willows Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

225

Number of Veterans

173

Male Veterans

52

Female Veterans

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Willows Veterans by War

count

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Willows Veterans by Age

count

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Willows Veterans by Race

Willows Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

37.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Willows Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.9%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Willows Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Willows Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Willows 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

71.46%

Born in Willows

87.68%

Native Born

12.32%

Foreign Born

6.71%

Non Citizen

5.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.68% of Willows residents were born in the United States, with 71.46% having been born in California. 6.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Willows Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

Download Table Data

Enter your email below, and you'll receive this table's data in your inbox momentarily.

Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20295,444-96-1.73%
20285,540-96-1.7%
20275,636-96-1.67%
20265,732-96-1.65%
20255,828-96-1.62%
20245,924-96-1.59%
20236,020-96-1.57%
20226,116-96-1.55%
20216,212-58-0.93%
20206,2701712.8%
20196,099841.4%
20186,015-45-0.74%
20176,060-7-0.12%
20166,067380.63%
20156,02930.05%
20146,02610.02%
20136,025-13-0.22%
20126,038-65-1.07%
20116,103-40-0.65%
20106,143-77-1.24%
20006,2202323.87%
19905,9881,21125.35%
19804,77769216.94%
19704,085-54-1.3%
19604,1391,12037.1%
19503,01980436.3%
19402,2151919.44%
19302,024-166-7.58%
19202,1901,05192.27%
19101,13924627.55%
1900893-283-24.06%
18901,176
showing: 32 rows

Willows Population by Year