Inyo County, California Population 2020

Inyo County, California's estimated population is 17,948 with a growth rate of -0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Inyo County, California is the 52nd largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201817,987390.22%
201717,948-48-0.27%
201617,996-178-0.98%
201518,174-146-0.80%
201418,320-40-0.22%
201318,36070.04%
201218,353-40-0.22%
201118,393-119-0.64%
201018,5122311.26%
199018,2813862.16%
198017,8952,32414.93%
197015,5713,88733.27%
196011,684260.22%
195011,6584,03352.89%
19407,6251,07016.32%
19306,555-476-6.77%
19207,031570.82%
19106,9742,59759.33%
19004,37783323.50%
18903,54461621.04%
18802,92897249.69%
18701,9560.00%

Inyo County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,55780.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,10111.62%
Two or More Races6193.42%
Some Other Race3221.78%
Asian2901.60%
Black or African American1610.89%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander350.19%

Inyo County, California Population Pyramid 2020

Inyo County, California Median Age

45.7


Total

44.9


Male

46.4


Female

Inyo County, California Adults

There are 14,450 adults, (4,148 of whom are seniors) in Inyo County, California.

Inyo County, California Age Dependency

75.5

Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Inyo County, California Sex Ratio

Female

9,001

49.77%

Male

9,084

50.23%

Inyo County, California Households and Families

Inyo County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Inyo County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
Male64%36%
All63.2%36.8%
Female49.5%50.5%
Non Family46.9%53.1%

63.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0832.1663.2
Non Family3,7831.1746.9
Married3,2113.0785.8
Female8062.8149.5
Male2833.0964

2.96

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Inyo County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5624.24%
9th to 12th Grade9166.92%
High School Graduate3,88329.32%
Some College3,38425.55%
Associates Degree1,0477.91%
Bachelors Degree2,12716.06%
Graduate Degree1,32510.00%

Inyo County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2958,7103,030
Hispanic2,1151,403171
Native American1,2941,19553
Other Race29221242
Asian272222114
Multiple Races26525486
Black106767
Islander20176

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 95.85%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 41.91%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,024$45,196$31,654
Less Than High School$26,616$31,739$8,712
High School Grad$27,407$40,540$25,450
Some College$35,261$51,486$30,309
Bachelors Degree$53,105$62,607$49,293
Graduate Degree$68,862$69,754$65,227

$37,024

Average Earnings

$45,196

Average Male

$31,654

Average Female

Inyo County, California Language

Inyo County, California Language by Age

Inyo County, California Language

84.63% of Inyo County, California residents speak only English, while 15.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.14% of the population.

Inyo County, California Poverty

Inyo County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,2059488.46%
Hispanic3,83853914.04%
Native2,01027913.88%
Multiple604508.28%
Black932021.51%
Asian249135.22%
Other26193.45%
Islander35514.29%

10.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.26%

Male Poverty Rate

10.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Inyo County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Inyo County, California is Black, with 21.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Inyo County, California is Other, with 3.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.10%
High School12.88%
Some College6.78%
Bachelors or Greater4.93%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.28%
Male Unemployed25.08%
Male Employed6.07%
Female Employed4.95%

Inyo County, California Income

Inyo County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,874$68,448
Families$70,846$85,148
Married Families$83,551-
Non Families$35,848$47,939

Inyo County, California Marital Status

Inyo County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Inyo County, California Married by Age and Sex

Inyo County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Inyo County, California Marital Status by Race

Inyo County, California Veterans

1,540

Number of Veterans

1,500

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam580
Korea187
Second Gulf War164
World War II130
First Gulf War127
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,26810.69%
Indian18111.99%
Hispanic1536.14%
2 or More3812.54%
Other227.12%
Asian175.99%
Black148.86%

$Inyo County, California Veterans by Education

4.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Inyo County, California Employment Status

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Inyo 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

66.92%

Born in California

90.83%

Native Born

9.17%

Foreign Born

4.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.83% of Inyo County, California residents were born in the United States, with 66.92% having been born in California. 4.41% 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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