Lake County, California Population 2021

Lake County, California's estimated population is 64,524 with a growth rate of 0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake County, California is the 42nd largest county in California. The 2010 Population was 64,735 and has seen a growth of -0.33% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202164,524690.11%
202064,455690.11%
201964,386690.11%
201864,3172060.32%
201764,1112080.33%
201663,903-357-0.56%
201564,2602160.34%
201464,0442480.39%
201363,796-158-0.25%
201263,954-297-0.46%
201164,251-484-0.75%
201064,73514,10427.86%
199050,63114,26539.23%
198036,36616,81886.03%
197019,5485,76241.80%
196013,7862,30520.08%
195011,4813,41242.29%
19408,06990312.60%
19307,1661,76432.65%
19205,402-124-2.24%
19105,526-491-8.16%
19006,017-1,084-15.27%
18907,1015057.66%
18806,5963,627122.16%
18702,9690.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.11%
County Website
County Seat
2010 Population
64,735
Growth (since 2010)
-0.33%
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Lake County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White49,38976.94%
Some Other Race7,90912.32%
Two or More Races2,3753.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,3103.60%
Black or African American1,4472.25%
Asian7231.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander420.07%
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Lake County, California Population by Race

Lake County, California Population Pyramid 2021

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Lake County, California Median Age

45.6


Total

44.4


Male

47.3


Female

Lake County, California Adults

There are 50,795 adults, (14,333 of whom are seniors) in Lake County, California.

Lake County, California Age Dependency

76.1

Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, California Sex Ratio

Female

32,330

50.36%

Male

31,865

49.64%

Lake County, California Population by Age

Lake County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lake County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.7%22.3%
All66.4%33.6%
Non Family62.6%37.4%
Male53.2%46.8%
Female44.2%55.8%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake County, California Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,6602.4666.4
Married10,8673.1577.7
Non Family10,4571.2662.6
Female2,9503.644.2
Male1,3863.6953.2

3.11

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Lake County, California Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4725.32%
9th to 12th Grade4,1328.90%
High School Graduate14,16930.52%
Some College13,44328.96%
Associates Degree4,99810.77%
Bachelors Degree4,65910.04%
Graduate Degree2,5535.50%
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Lake County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White35,65232,4456,085
Hispanic7,0984,560489
Other Race4,3072,991363
Native American1,32385177
Multiple Races1,151958108
Black1,058823150
Asian597454264
Islander403423

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 57.50%.

Lake County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,497$35,562$25,128
Less Than High School$22,483$25,179$20,988
High School Grad$26,312$30,821$20,832
Some College$30,727$40,668$24,006
Bachelors Degree$54,861$65,240$50,054
Graduate Degree$52,500$45,104$60,245

$30,497

Average Earnings

$35,562

Average Male

$25,128

Average Female

Lake County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake County, California Language by Age

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Lake County, California Language

83.77% of Lake County, California residents speak only English, while 16.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.41% of the population.

Lake County, California Language

Lake County, California Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,5487,13516.02%
Hispanic13,0692,97222.74%
Other7,8822,09726.60%
Native2,26177334.19%
Multiple2,30951622.35%
Black1,42545231.72%
Asian67515522.96%
Islander361336.11%

18.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.64%

Male Poverty Rate

20.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake County, California is Islander, with 36.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, California is White, with 16.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.11%.

Lake County, California Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.28%
High School17.27%
Some College15.78%
Bachelors or Greater6.32%

Lake County, California Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.00%
Male Unemployed36.96%
Female Employed9.46%
Male Employed8.66%

Lake County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake County, California Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,040$66,591
Families$59,235$80,612
Married Families$73,770-
Non Families$29,792$42,426
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Income by Household Type

Lake County, California Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake County, California Married by Age and Sex

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Lake 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 35-44.

Lake County, California Marital Status by Race

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Lake County, California Marital Status

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5,360

Number of Veterans

4,940

Male Veterans

420

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,580
First Gulf War589
Korea465
Second Gulf War419
World War II232

Lake County, California Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,848
75+1,563
55 to 641,152
35 to 54657
18 to 34140

Lake County, California Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,53611.09%
Hispanic4234.99%
Other3276.53%
2 or More19513.67%
Black12210.33%
Indian794.93%
Asian7813.07%
Hawaiian2354.76%

Lake County, California Veterans by Race

Lake County, California Veterans by Education

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10.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, California Veterans by Education

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50.9%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

8.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lake County, California Employment by Age

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Lake County, California Employment by Race

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Lake County, California 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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69.43%

Born in California

91.29%

Native Born

8.71%

Foreign Born

4.65%

Non Citizen

4.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.29% of Lake County, California residents were born in the United States, with 69.43% having been born in California. 4.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lake County, California Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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