Modoc County, California Population 2021

Modoc County, California's estimated population is 8,923 with a growth rate of 0.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Modoc County, California is the 57th largest county in California. The 2010 Population was 9,694 and has seen a growth of -7.95% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20218,923410.46%
20208,882410.46%
20198,841410.47%
20188,800-76-0.86%
20178,876-85-0.95%
20168,961-95-1.05%
20159,056-12-0.13%
20149,068-77-0.84%
20139,145-206-2.20%
20129,351-158-1.66%
20119,509-185-1.91%
20109,694160.17%
19909,6781,06812.40%
19808,6101,14115.28%
19707,469-839-10.10%
19608,308-1,370-14.16%
19509,67896511.08%
19408,7136758.40%
19308,0382,61348.17%
19205,425-766-12.37%
19106,1911,11521.97%
19005,076901.81%
18904,98658713.34%
18804,3990.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.46%
County Website
County Seat
2010 Population
9,694
Growth (since 2010)
-7.95%
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Modoc County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,97689.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native3724.18%
Two or More Races2042.29%
Black or African American1361.53%
Some Other Race1111.25%
Asian991.11%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.10%
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Modoc County, California Population by Race

Modoc County, California Population Pyramid 2021

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Modoc County, California Median Age

47.8


Total

46.5


Male

49.8


Female

Modoc County, California Adults

There are 7,155 adults, (2,401 of whom are seniors) in Modoc County, California.

Modoc County, California Age Dependency

87.4

Age Dependency Ratio

50.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Modoc County, California Sex Ratio

Female

4,281

48.06%

Male

4,626

51.94%

Modoc County, California Population by Age

Modoc County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Modoc County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.9%18.1%
All74.9%25.1%
Non Family73.1%26.9%
Female62.1%37.9%
Male38.4%61.6%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Modoc County, California Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6162.3374.9
Married1,7002.981.9
Non Family1,4851.2873.1
Female2723.4262.1
Male1594.1838.4

2.97

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Modoc County, California Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4606.82%
9th to 12th Grade5658.38%
High School Graduate2,22433.00%
Some College1,76426.17%
Associates Degree70310.43%
Bachelors Degree6389.47%
Graduate Degree3865.73%
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Modoc County, California Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Modoc County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4734,953945
Hispanic80437027
Native American2071954
Black10510210
Multiple Races103103
Asian934038
Other Race87413

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.86%.

Modoc County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,501$36,759$23,545
Less Than High School$25,806$29,798$12,250
High School Grad$27,168$27,962$26,136
Some College$31,786$50,283$23,479
Bachelors Degree$46,944$50,286$44,375
Graduate Degree$$29,205$50,938

$29,501

Average Earnings

$36,759

Average Male

$23,545

Average Female

Modoc County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Modoc County, California Language by Age

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Modoc County, California Language

87.23% of Modoc County, California residents speak only English, while 12.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.50% of the population.

Modoc County, California Language

Modoc County, California Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,8241,07615.77%
Hispanic1,15428925.04%
Native3499527.22%
Asian997272.73%
Black1045149.04%
Multiple1685029.76%
Other764153.95%

18.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.92%

Male Poverty Rate

18.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Modoc County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Modoc County, California is Asian, with 72.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Modoc County, California is White, with 15.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.86%.

Modoc County, California Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School44.02%
Bachelors or Greater13.67%
High School12.95%
Some College12.42%

Modoc County, California Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.04%
Male Unemployed16.96%
Male Employed7.71%
Female Employed7.45%

Modoc County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Modoc County, California Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,507$53,699
Families$57,208$64,030
Married Families$63,386-
Non Families$27,814$37,018
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Income by Household Type

Modoc County, California Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Modoc County, California Married by Age and Sex

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Modoc County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Modoc County, California Marital Status by Race

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Modoc County, California Marital Status

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780

Number of Veterans

747

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam391
First Gulf War75
World War II45
Korea41
Second Gulf War13

Modoc County, California Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74293
75+236
55 to 64137
35 to 54101
18 to 3413

Modoc County, California Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White75311.64%
Hispanic353.91%
Indian197.34%
Black54.50%
Other33.03%

Modoc County, California Veterans by Race

Modoc County, California Veterans by Education

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12.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Modoc County, California Veterans by Education

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43.9%

Labor Force Participation

40.1%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Modoc County, California Employment by Age

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Modoc County, California Employment by Race

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Modoc 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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59.05%

Born in California

92.53%

Native Born

7.47%

Foreign Born

5.04%

Non Citizen

2.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.53% of Modoc County, California residents were born in the United States, with 59.05% having been born in California. 5.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Modoc 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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