Monterey County, California Population 2022

Monterey County, California's estimated population is with a growth rate of 0.54% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Monterey County, California is the 21st largest county in California. The 2010 population was and has seen a growth of 6.93% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Monterey County, California Population 2022

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Monterey County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

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Monterey County, California Population by Race

Monterey County, California Population Pyramid 2022

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Monterey County, California Median Age

34.7


Total

34.2


Male

35.2


Female

Monterey County, California Adults

There are 319,627 adults, (59,061 of whom are seniors) in Monterey County, California.

Monterey County, California Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Monterey County, California Sex Ratio

Female

212,558

49.09%

Male

220,419

50.91%

Monterey County, California Population by Age

Monterey County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Monterey County, California Household Types

51.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monterey County, California Households and Families

3.78

Average Family Size

3.25

Average Household Size

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Monterey County, California Households by Type

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

Monterey County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.45%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 45.88%.

Monterey County, California Educational Attainment by Race

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$36,152

Average Earnings

$40,109

Average Male

$31,602

Average Female

Monterey County, California Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monterey County, California Language by Age

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Monterey County, California Language

45.29% of Monterey County, California residents speak only English, while 54.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 48.32% of the population.

Monterey County, California Language

Monterey County, California Poverty by Race

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12.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.09%

Male Poverty Rate

12.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monterey County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monterey County, California is Black, with 17.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monterey County, California is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.40%.

Monterey County, California Poverty

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Monterey County, California Poverty Rate by Education

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Monterey County, California Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monterey County, California Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Monterey County, California Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Monterey County, California Married by Age and Sex

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Monterey 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.

Monterey County, California Marital Status by Race

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Monterey County, California Marital Status

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16,488

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Monterey County, California Veterans by War

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Monterey County, California Veterans by Age

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Monterey County, California Veterans by Race

Monterey County, California Veterans by Education

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5.48%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monterey County, California Veterans by Education

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61.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Monterey County, California Employment by Age

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Monterey County, California Employment by Race

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Monterey 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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55.35%

Born in Monterey County, California

71.03%

Native Born

28.97%

Foreign Born

20.35%

Non Citizen

8.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

71.03% of Monterey County, California residents were born in the United States, with 55.35% having been born in California. 20.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Monterey County, California Place of Birth

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