Yuba City, California Population 2022

71,155
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Yuba City is a city located in Sutter County California. It is also the county seat of Sutter County. With a 2020 population of 71,155, it is the 130th largest city in California and the 569th largest city in the United States. Yuba City is currently growing at a rate of 0.73% annually and its population has increased by 1.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 70,117 in 2020. Spanning over 15 miles, Yuba City has a population density of 4,775 people per square mile.

The average household income in Yuba City is $75,475 with a poverty rate of 13.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,111 per month, and the median house value is $304,600. The median age in Yuba City is 35 years, 33.7 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.

Yuba City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Yuba Citywas:

  • White: 59.15%
  • Asian: 19.84%
  • Two or more races: 10.68%
  • Other race: 6.02%
  • Black or African American: 2.42%
  • Native American: 1.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.65%
The current population of Yuba City, California is 71,155 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 70,117.

Yuba City, California Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010167,0990.00%
2011166,971-128-0.08%
2012166,963-8-0.00%
2013167,5976340.38%
2014168,3117140.42%
2015169,3271,0160.60%
2016170,6941,3670.80%
2017172,7822,0881.21%
2018173,9051,1230.65%
2019175,6391,7340.99%
2020177,3731,7340.98%
2021179,1071,7340.97%

Yuba City Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White39,42959.15%
Black or African American1,6122.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native8271.24%
Asian13,22819.84%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4310.65%
Some Other Race4,0156.02%
Two or More Races7,11810.68%
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Yuba City Population by Race

Yuba City Population Pyramid 2022

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Yuba City Median Age

35.4


Total

34.1


Male

36.5


Female

Yuba City Adults

There are 49,709 adults, (10,229 of whom are seniors) in Yuba City.

Yuba City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Yuba City Sex Ratio

Female

33,676

50.52%

Male

32,984

49.48%

Yuba City Population by Age

Yuba City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Yuba City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.3%36.7%
All54.6%45.4%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
Male40.4%59.6%
Female39.3%60.7%

54.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Yuba City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,9582.8754.6
Married11,4653.6163.3
Male1,8293.2340.4
Female2,9503.3939.3
Non Family6,7141.2750.4

3.41

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

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Yuba City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,96811.45%
9th to 12th Grade3,9919.20%
High School Graduate9,83222.66%
Some College11,02725.42%
Associates Degree4,69610.83%
Bachelors Degree5,67613.08%
Graduate Degree3,1907.35%
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Yuba City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Yuba City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian8,8115,9462,197
White20,80719,0735,065
Black1,2401,206269
2+ Races3,0382,094431
Native American57546169
Other Race2,4671,871270
Islander24220220
Hispanic10,5886,554856

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.26%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 24.93%.

Yuba City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,086$39,846$28,638
Less Than 9th Grade$21,398$25,999$14,330
High School Graduate$30,435$31,127$25,657
Some College$36,547$46,958$30,886
Bachelors Degree$54,167$70,377$39,915
Graduate Degree$83,323$105,025$64,444

$35,086

Average Earnings

$39,846

Average Male

$28,638

Average Female

Yuba City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Yuba City Language by Age

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Yuba City Language

61.82% of Yuba City residents speak only English, while 38.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.28% of the population.

Yuba City Language

Yuba City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native81516219.88%
Hispanic19,5323,60818.47%
White27,7093,34612.08%
Islander4314911.37%
Asian13,1671,32410.06%
Black1,5791137.16%
Other629NaN%
Multiple6,9425878.46%

13.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.64%

Male Poverty Rate

14.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yuba City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Yuba City is Native, with 19.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yuba City is Multiple, with 8.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.31%.

Yuba City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.71%
High School13.97%
Some College9.19%
Bachelors or Greater3.77%

Yuba City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.15%
Male Unemployed14.35%
Female Employed7.02%
Female Unemployed19.10%

Yuba City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Yuba City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,910$84,579
Families$68,657$96,536
Married Families$85,585$111,757
Non Families$37,271$50,085
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Income by Household Type

Yuba City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Yuba City Married by Age and Sex

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Yuba City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Yuba City Marital Status by Race

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Yuba City Marital Status

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3,800

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,152
First Gulf War787
Vietnam1,196
Korea261
World War II129

Yuba City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34680
35 to 54775
55 to 64676
65 to 74862
75+807

Yuba City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,11810.52%
Black27920.53%
Native American142.23%
Asian2232.24%
Islander4312.65%
Other Race491.70%
2+ Races741.73%
Hispanic3232.51%

Yuba City Veterans by Race

Yuba City Veterans by Education

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6.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yuba City Veterans by Education

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60.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Yuba City Employment by Age

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Yuba City Employment by Race

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Yuba City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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58.41%

Born in Yuba City

76.83%

Native Born

23.17%

Foreign Born

10.89%

Non Citizen

12.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

76.83% of Yuba City residents were born in the United States, with 58.41% having been born in California. 10.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Yuba City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18905620.00%
19101,1605983.69%
19201,7085483.94%
19303,6051,8977.76%
19404,9681,3633.26%
19507,8612,8934.70%
196011,5073,6463.88%
197013,9862,4791.97%
198018,7364,7502.97%
199027,4378,7013.89%
200036,7589,3212.97%
201064,92528,1675.85%
201165,4445190.80%
201265,9635190.79%
201366,4825190.79%
201467,0015190.78%
201567,5205190.77%
201668,0395190.77%
201768,5585190.76%
201869,0775190.76%
201969,5965190.75%
202070,1175210.75%
202170,6365190.74%
202271,1555190.73%

Yuba City Population by Year