Santa Clara County, California's estimated population is 1,967,183 with a growth rate of 0.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Santa Clara County, California is the 6th largest county in California. The 2010 Population was 1,781,642 and has seen a growth of 10.41% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.65%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.41%.
46.64% of Santa Clara County, California residents speak only English, while 53.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 25.19% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Santa Clara County, California is Native, with 12.68% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Santa Clara County, California is Multiple, with 6.42% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.72%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Santa Clara County, California
60.28% of Santa Clara County, California residents were born in the United States, with 44.73% having been born in California. 18.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.