Wofford Heights is a city located in Kern County California. With a 2020 population of 2,215, it is the 846th largest city in California and the 10395th largest city in the United States. Wofford Heights is currently growing at a rate of 0.05% annually and its population has increased by 0.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,213 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Wofford Heights has a population density of 346 people per square mile.
The average household income in Wofford Heights is $44,417 with a poverty rate of 28.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,120 per month, and the median house value is $88,300. The median age in Wofford Heights is 56.7 years, 57.3 years for males, and 56.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wofford Heightswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.74%.
82.61% of Wofford Heights residents speak only English, while 17.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.97% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Wofford Heights is White, with 32.15% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Wofford Heights is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.88%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Wofford Heights
89.20% of Wofford Heights residents were born in the United States, with 68.50% having been born in California. 2.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.