Tulare County, California Population 2020

Tulare County, California's estimated population is 463,097 with a growth rate of 0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tulare County, California is the 18th largest county in California.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018465,8612,7640.60%
2017463,0973,0740.67%
2016460,0232,2200.48%
2015457,8032,2010.48%
2014455,6022,8330.63%
2013452,7692,7940.62%
2012449,9753,1110.70%
2011446,8643,8700.87%
2010442,994131,07342.02%
1990311,92166,18326.93%
1980245,73857,41630.49%
1970188,32219,91911.83%
1960168,40319,13912.82%
1950149,26442,11239.30%
1940107,15229,71038.36%
193077,44218,41131.19%
192059,03123,59166.57%
191035,44017,06592.87%
190018,375-6,199-25.23%
189024,57413,293117.84%
188011,2816,748148.86%
18704,533-105-2.26%
18604,6380.00%

Tulare County, California Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White352,25976.50%
Some Other Race62,74313.63%
Asian16,4623.57%
Two or More Races15,5213.37%
Black or African American7,3261.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native5,4691.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6970.15%

Tulare County, California Population Pyramid 2020

Tulare County, California Median Age

30.8


Total

30.1


Male

31.5


Female

Tulare County, California Adults

There are 316,949 adults, (50,391 of whom are seniors) in Tulare County, California.

Tulare County, California Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Tulare County, California Sex Ratio

Female

230,222

50.00%

Male

230,255

50.00%

Tulare County, California Households and Families

Tulare County, California Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tulare County, California Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.2%32.8%
All56.8%43.2%
Non Family51.3%48.7%
Male44.5%55.5%
Female37.8%62.2%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All136,1063.3456.8
Married70,8833.9567.2
Non Family31,4561.2951.3
Female22,6224.0237.8
Male11,1453.9144.5

3.81

Average Family Size

3.34

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tulare County, California Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade50,90118.92%
9th to 12th Grade30,44411.31%
High School Graduate69,97426.01%
Some College58,87021.88%
Associates Degree20,3917.58%
Bachelors Degree25,7109.56%
Graduate Degree12,7834.75%

Tulare County, California Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic151,07483,5679,672
White98,50488,24623,653
Other Race34,45920,3832,275
Asian10,5698,3143,230
Multiple Races6,3195,1461,004
Black4,0143,3871,005
Native American3,3982,332287
Islander35326239

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.59%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,453$31,826$25,518
Less Than High School$18,077$21,173$13,561
High School Grad$27,516$30,699$23,354
Some College$32,884$41,024$27,570
Bachelors Degree$54,097$63,434$47,601
Graduate Degree$75,843$90,205$71,408

$29,453

Average Earnings

$31,826

Average Male

$25,518

Average Female

Tulare County, California Language

Tulare County, California Language by Age

Tulare County, California Language

48.97% of Tulare County, California residents speak only English, while 51.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 47.04% of the population.

Tulare County, California Poverty

Tulare County, California Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic292,18492,95231.81%
Other62,08018,83030.33%
White131,49915,85712.06%
Asian16,3233,52221.58%
Multiple15,2493,20621.02%
Black7,0862,34133.04%
Native5,4151,65530.56%
Islander68123434.36%

25.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.38%

Male Poverty Rate

26.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tulare County, California

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tulare County, California is Islander, with 34.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tulare County, California is White, with 12.06% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.11%
High School21.34%
Some College12.93%
Bachelors or Greater4.97%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.12%
Male Unemployed41.07%
Female Employed13.18%
Male Employed13.01%

Tulare County, California Income

Tulare County, California Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,518$66,651
Families$50,934$71,053
Married Families$64,001$85,027
Non Families$29,977$44,573

Tulare County, California Marital Status

Tulare County, California Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Tulare County, California Married by Age and Sex

Tulare County, California Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Tulare County, California Marital Status by Race

Tulare County, California Veterans

14,158

Number of Veterans

13,134

Male Veterans

1,024

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5,187
Second Gulf War2,535
First Gulf War2,007
Korea1,252
World War II528
Name Veterans % of Total
White11,6894.77%
Hispanic3,7682.02%
Other9312.20%
Black60212.17%
Asian4143.42%
2 or More3213.97%
Indian1904.89%
Hawaiian112.29%

$Tulare County, California Veterans by Education

8.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tulare County, California Employment Status

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Tulare 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

67.64%

Born in California

77.84%

Native Born

22.16%

Foreign Born

14.98%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

77.84% of Tulare County, California residents were born in the United States, with 67.64% having been born in California. 14.98% 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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