Lassen County, California Population 2020

Lassen County, California's estimated population is 31,123 with a growth rate of 0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lassen County, California is the 47th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201830,802-321-1.03%
201731,1232170.70%
201630,906-477-1.52%
201531,383-327-1.03%
201431,710-416-1.29%
201332,126-1,498-4.46%
201233,624-614-1.79%
201134,238-594-1.71%
201034,8327,23426.21%
199027,5985,93727.41%
198021,6616,70144.79%
197014,9601,36310.02%
196013,597-4,877-26.40%
195018,4743,99527.59%
194014,4791,89015.01%
193012,5894,08247.98%
19208,5073,70577.16%
19104,8022916.45%
19004,5112726.42%
18904,23989926.92%
18803,3402,013151.70%
18701,3270.00%

Lassen County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,67282.32%
Black or African American2,7388.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native8772.81%
Two or More Races6662.14%
Some Other Race5901.89%
Asian4371.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2050.66%

Lassen County, California Population Pyramid 2020

Lassen County, California Median Age

36


Total

33.9


Male

44


Female

Lassen County, California Adults

There are 26,259 adults, (4,157 of whom are seniors) in Lassen County, California.

Lassen County, California Age Dependency

41.1

Age Dependency Ratio

18.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lassen County, California Sex Ratio

Female

10,514

33.71%

Male

20,671

66.29%

Lassen County, California Households and Families

Lassen County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lassen County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
All67.9%32.1%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Male54.4%45.6%
Female44.1%55.9%

67.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4932.2367.9
Married4,8992.8379.5
Non Family3,3521.1558.7
Female8822.8244.1
Male3602.5954.4

2.76

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lassen County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8543.81%
9th to 12th Grade2,99913.39%
High School Graduate7,44433.25%
Some College6,21627.76%
Associates Degree2,1809.74%
Bachelors Degree1,7877.98%
Graduate Degree9104.06%

Lassen County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,35414,2242,388
Hispanic3,5591,97966
Black2,0391,27140
Native American62447013
Multiple Races425318105
Asian34722159
Other Race3091872
Islander13413438

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 28.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,518$47,574$36,409
Less Than High School$26,098$27,073$
High School Grad$40,580$45,370$32,250
Some College$41,976$50,536$36,568
Bachelors Degree$44,848$56,528$40,350
Graduate Degree$67,935$78,365$56,750

$41,518

Average Earnings

$47,574

Average Male

$36,409

Average Female

Lassen County, California Language

Lassen County, California Language by Age

Lassen County, California Language

82.14% of Lassen County, California residents speak only English, while 17.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.96% of the population.

Lassen County, California Poverty

Lassen County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,2852,11011.54%
Hispanic1,36541330.26%
Native64521232.87%
Other36113336.84%
Islander17810056.18%
Multiple4955210.51%
Black1495033.56%

13.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.62%

Male Poverty Rate

14.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lassen County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lassen County, California is Islander, with 56.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lassen County, California is Multiple, with 10.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.04%
High School14.58%
Some College10.64%
Bachelors or Greater5.65%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.23%
Male Unemployed34.78%
Female Employed6.50%
Male Employed5.57%

Lassen County, California Income

Lassen County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,362$71,097
Families$69,082$81,686
Married Families$77,681-
Non Families$35,250$47,747

Lassen County, California Marital Status

Lassen County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lassen County, California Married by Age and Sex

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

Lassen County, California Veterans

2,184

Number of Veterans

2,063

Male Veterans

121

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam807
First Gulf War405
Second Gulf War387
Korea121
World War II48
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0309.50%
Hispanic731.48%
Black592.17%
Indian365.01%
2 or More275.53%
Hawaiian1912.10%
Other82.29%
Asian51.19%

$Lassen County, California Veterans by Education

6.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lassen County, California Employment Status

35.1%

Labor Force Participation

32.9%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lassen 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

72.91%

Born in California

94.79%

Native Born

5.21%

Foreign Born

3.59%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.79% of Lassen County, California residents were born in the United States, with 72.91% having been born in California. 3.59% 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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