Calaveras County, California Population 2020

Calaveras County, California's estimated population is 45,642 with a growth rate of 0.75% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calaveras County, California is the 44th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201845,602-40-0.09%
201745,6423390.75%
201645,3033460.77%
201544,9572840.64%
201444,673130.03%
201344,660-161-0.36%
201244,821-339-0.75%
201145,160-308-0.68%
201045,46813,47042.10%
199031,99811,28854.51%
198020,7107,12552.45%
197013,5853,29632.03%
196010,2893873.91%
19509,9021,68120.45%
19408,2212,21336.83%
19306,008-175-2.83%
19206,183-2,988-32.58%
19109,171-2,029-18.12%
190011,2002,31826.10%
18908,882-212-2.33%
18809,0941992.24%
18708,895-7,404-45.43%
186016,299-585-3.46%
185016,8840.00%

Calaveras County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41,37591.47%
Two or More Races1,8254.03%
Asian5681.26%
Some Other Race5471.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native4921.09%
Black or African American3020.67%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1260.28%

Calaveras County, California Population Pyramid 2020

Calaveras County, California Median Age

52.1


Total

51.3


Male

53


Female

Calaveras County, California Adults

There are 37,467 adults, (12,214 of whom are seniors) in Calaveras County, California.

Calaveras County, California Age Dependency

79.1

Age Dependency Ratio

48.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Calaveras County, California Sex Ratio

Female

22,801

50.41%

Male

22,434

49.59%

Calaveras County, California Households and Families

Calaveras County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Calaveras County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.2%14.8%
All77.7%22.3%
Non Family74.1%25.9%
Male71%29%
Female53.5%46.5%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,4172.5777.7
Married9,0702.9685.2
Non Family5,6411.2874.1
Female1,7394.1253.5
Male9673.671

3.09

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Calaveras County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1523.33%
9th to 12th Grade2,1806.30%
High School Graduate9,55727.62%
Some College11,00031.79%
Associates Degree4,23912.25%
Bachelors Degree4,38612.68%
Graduate Degree2,0886.03%

Calaveras County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,22327,1405,952
Hispanic3,2462,373246
Multiple Races1,1211,00992
Asian49236086
Native American32826973
Other Race32326210
Black27919338
Islander40342

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.87%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 22.26%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,576$44,771$32,014
Less Than High School$31,196$37,188$25,625
High School Grad$27,250$33,912$25,792
Some College$39,331$49,816$33,034
Bachelors Degree$55,938$59,750$53,173
Graduate Degree$67,527$73,426$63,817

$36,576

Average Earnings

$44,771

Average Male

$32,014

Average Female

Calaveras County, California Language

Calaveras County, California Language by Age

Calaveras County, California Language

92.58% of Calaveras County, California residents speak only English, while 7.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.91% of the population.

Calaveras County, California Poverty

Calaveras County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,5944,00410.94%
Hispanic5,17374214.34%
Multiple1,81622612.44%
Native48418939.05%
Other49110320.98%
Asian568234.05%
Islander1262116.67%
Black253124.74%

11.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.09%

Male Poverty Rate

12.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calaveras County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calaveras County, California is Native, with 39.05% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calaveras County, California is Asian, with 4.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.97%
High School12.44%
Some College9.37%
Bachelors or Greater3.89%

Calaveras County, California Income

Calaveras County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,151$79,782
Families$78,161$94,442
Married Families$86,705-
Non Families$33,910$47,051

Calaveras County, California Marital Status

Calaveras County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Calaveras County, California Married by Age and Sex

Calaveras County, California 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 55-64.

Calaveras County, California Marital Status by Race

Calaveras County, California Veterans

4,416

Number of Veterans

4,201

Male Veterans

215

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,984
Korea511
First Gulf War360
Second Gulf War275
World War II225
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,96711.49%
Hispanic3098.01%
2 or More23317.08%
Black10437.28%
Indian6318.75%
Other379.18%
Asian102.03%
Hawaiian24.65%

$Calaveras County, California Veterans by Education

6.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calaveras County, California Employment Status

47.4%

Labor Force Participation

44.4%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Calaveras County, California Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.54%

Born in California

94.33%

Native Born

5.67%

Foreign Born

2.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.33% of Calaveras County, California residents were born in the United States, with 72.54% having been born in California. 2.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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