Madera County, California Population 2022

Madera County, California's estimated population is 158,662 with a growth rate of 0.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Madera County, California is the 33rd largest county in California. The 2010 Population was 150,986 and has seen a growth of 5.08% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19006,3640.00%
19108,3682,00431.49%
192012,2033,83545.83%
193017,1644,96140.65%
194023,3146,15035.83%
195036,96413,65058.55%
196040,4683,5049.48%
197041,5191,0512.60%
198063,11621,59752.02%
199088,09024,97439.57%
2010150,98662,89671.40%
2011151,6756890.46%
2012151,527-148-0.10%
2013151,370-157-0.10%
2014153,4562,0861.38%
2015153,5761200.08%
2016153,9563800.25%
2017155,4231,4670.95%
2018156,8821,4590.94%
2019157,3274450.28%
2020157,7724450.28%
2021158,2174450.28%
2022158,6624450.28%
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Madera County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94,64360.70%
Black or African American4,9193.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,5031.61%
Asian3,3622.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1590.10%
Some Other Race38,48624.68%
Two or More Races11,8537.60%
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Madera County, California Population by Race

Madera County, California Population Pyramid 2022

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Madera County, California Median Age

34.1


Total

33.2


Male

34.9


Female

Madera County, California Adults

There are 113,144 adults, (21,858 of whom are seniors) in Madera County, California.

Madera County, California Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Madera County, California Sex Ratio

Female

80,618

51.70%

Male

75,307

48.30%

Madera County, California Population by Age

Madera County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Madera County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.6%26.4%
All65.8%34.2%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Male51.6%48.4%
Female42.4%57.6%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Madera County, California Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All44,4793.3265.8
Married26,0953.7473.6
Male2,8504.1851.6
Female6,0214.1642.4
Non Family9,5131.3863.4

3.7

Average Family Size

3.32

Average Household Size

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Madera County, California Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade16,24016.57%
9th to 12th Grade11,23911.47%
High School Graduate22,86423.33%
Some College25,33225.85%
Associates Degree7,4057.56%
Bachelors Degree10,57210.79%
Graduate Degree4,3404.43%
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Madera County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Madera County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian2,2951,639616
Islander686217
White40,78037,2348,975
2+ Races6,3624,8221,043
Black3,4912,807545
Native American1,5601,193158
Hispanic48,71826,5484,259
Other Race21,46810,3731,460

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 26.84%.

Madera County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,024$37,502$23,864
Less Than 9th Grade$21,416$25,961$15,461
High School Graduate$31,744$43,101$20,016
Some College$31,965$43,336$25,299
Bachelors Degree$54,398$56,699$53,382
Graduate Degree$72,426$67,367$73,967

$31,024

Average Earnings

$37,502

Average Male

$23,864

Average Female

Madera County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Madera County, California Language by Age

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Madera County, California Language

54.84% of Madera County, California residents speak only English, while 45.16% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 41.87% of the population.

Madera County, California Language

Madera County, California Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,58792425.76%
Asian3,08273523.85%
Hispanic87,12620,45523.48%
Native2,25147621.15%
White49,6125,28010.64%
Islander14021.43%
Other10,689NaN%
Multiple10,9008297.61%

19.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.12%

Male Poverty Rate

20.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Madera County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Madera County, California is Black, with 25.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Madera County, California is Multiple, with 7.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.17%.

Madera County, California Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.72%
High School13.22%
Some College11.44%
Bachelors or Greater7.36%

Madera County, California Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.53%
Male Unemployed30.47%
Female Employed10.61%
Female Unemployed33.71%

Madera County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Madera County, California Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,924$77,625
Families$65,627$80,985
Married Families$75,080$91,116
Non Families$36,877$56,321
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Income by Household Type

Madera County, California Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Madera County, California Married by Age and Sex

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Madera 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.

Madera County, California Marital Status by Race

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Madera County, California Marital Status

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6,275

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,252
First Gulf War847
Vietnam2,268
Korea589
World War II104

Madera County, California Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34444
35 to 541,269
55 to 64979
65 to 741,967
75+1,616

Madera County, California Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,6916.60%
Black3799.33%
Native American1337.11%
Asian311.18%
Other Race5992.35%
2+ Races4425.69%
Hispanic1,4172.40%

Madera County, California Veterans by Race

Madera County, California Veterans by Education

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6.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Madera County, California Veterans by Education

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55.3%

Labor Force Participation

49.9%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Madera County, California Employment by Age

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Madera County, California Employment by Race

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Madera 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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67.63%

Born in Madera County, California

79.57%

Native Born

20.43%

Foreign Born

13.28%

Non Citizen

7.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

79.57% of Madera County, California residents were born in the United States, with 67.63% having been born in California. 13.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Madera 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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