Lassen County, California Population 2023

Lassen County, California's estimated 2023 population is 32,082 with a growth rate of -0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lassen County, California is the 47th largest county in California. The 2010 population was 34,895 and has seen a growth of -8.06% since that time.

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Lassen County, California Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Black or African American

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Lassen County, California Population by Race

Lassen County, California Population Pyramid 2023

Lassen County, California Median Age

36.8

Total

35

Male

44.2

Female

Lassen County, California Adults

There are 25,663 adults, (4,421 of whom are seniors) in Lassen County, California.

Lassen County, California Age Dependency

44.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lassen County, California Sex Ratio

Female10,55834.5%
Male20,04265.5%

Lassen County, California Population by Age

Lassen County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.74

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

68.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lassen County, California Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lassen County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lassen County, California Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 89.53%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 28.8%.

Lassen County, California Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$39,422

Average Earnings

$45,653

Average Male

$33,301

Average Female

Lassen County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lassen County, California Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lassen County, California Language

80.94% of Lassen County, California residents speak only English, while 19.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.61% of the population.

Lassen County, California Language

Lassen County, California Poverty by Race

rate

10.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.44%

Male Poverty Rate

13.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lassen County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lassen County, California is Native, with 37.61% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lassen County, California is Black, with 1.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.44%.

Lassen County, California Poverty

Lassen County, California Poverty Rate by Education

Lassen County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lassen County, California Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lassen County, California Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

43.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.5%

Male Marriage Rate

55.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lassen County, California Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Lassen 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 45-54.

Lassen County, California Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lassen County, California Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,756

Number of Veterans

1,523

Male Veterans

233

Female Veterans

Lassen County, California Veterans by War

Lassen County, California Veterans by Age

count

Lassen County, California Veterans by Race

Lassen County, California Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

3.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lassen County, California Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

33.9%

Labor Force Participation

31.7%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lassen County, California Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lassen County, California Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lassen County, California Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

68.52%

Born in Lassen County, California

88.51%

Native Born

4.99%

Foreign Born

3.68%

Non Citizen

1.3%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.51% of Lassen County, California residents were born in the United States, with 68.52% having been born in California. 3.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lassen County, California Place of Birth

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