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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Chowchilla is 18,411, which is 65.46% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Chowchilla population density is 2,403.15 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 232.55 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Chowchilla is white, which represent 70.97% of the total population. The average Chowchilla education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 18,411. #358

Population Growth Since 2000, #76

Chowchilla, CA
65.46%
California
12.39%
U.S.
11.61%

Population Density, #513

Chowchilla, CA
2,403.15 per square mile
California
232.55 per square mile
U.S.
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:13,067 (70.97%, #1032)
Black:2,200 (11.95%, #68)
Hispanic:7,189 (39.05%, #441)
Asian:362 (1.97%, #749)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):580 (3.15%, #179)
One Race, Other:1,522 (8.27%, see rank)
Two or More Races:680 (3.69%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:6,745 (93.82%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:124 (1.72%, see rank)
Cuban:15 (0.21%, see rank)
Central American:89 (1.24%, see rank)
South American:0 (0.00%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:106 (29.28%, see rank)
Chinese:28 (7.73%, see rank)
Filipino:103 (28.45%, see rank)
Japanese:20 (5.52%, see rank)
Korean:33 (9.12%, see rank)
Vietnamese:40 (11.05%, see rank)
Asian, Other:32 (8.84%, see rank)
 

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

17,268 (93.79%) out of the total population of 18,411 reported first ancestry.

 Chowchilla, CA% of the Total PopulationCaliforniaU.S.
Arab1680.91%, see rank0.72%0.56%
Czech240.13%, see rank0.22%0.47%
Danish430.23%, see rank0.46%0.42%
Dutch1070.58%, see rank0.99%1.40%
English5092.76%, see rank5.94%8.02%
French2121.15%, see rank2.15%3.34%
German9325.06%, see rank8.51%15.03%
Greek700.38%, see rank0.35%0.41%
Hungarian600.33%, see rank0.32%0.46%
Irish1,0105.49%, see rank6.69%10.80%
Italian5182.81%, see rank3.97%5.52%
Norwegian570.31%, see rank1.02%1.42%
Polish550.30%, see rank1.32%3.01%
Portuguese4902.66%, see rank0.91%0.44%
Russian400.22%, see rank1.13%0.92%
Scotch-Irish820.45%, see rank0.61%0.99%
Scottish1300.71%, see rank1.34%1.72%
Subsaharan African240.13%, see rank0.69%0.95%
Swedish1100.60%, see rank1.09%1.27%
Swiss70.04%, see rank0.27%0.30%
Ukrainian20.01%, see rank0.27%0.31%
American3782.05%, see rank3.22%7.12%
Welsh340.18%, see rank0.43%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 6,496 (35.28%, see rank)
Females: 11,915 (64.72%, see rank)

Chowchilla, CA
Male: 35.28%
Female: 64.72%
California
Male: 49.68%
Female: 50.32%
U.S.
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Chowchilla, CA
36.30 years old
California
35.60 years old
U.S.
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Chowchilla, CA
35.90 years old
California
34.50 years old
U.S.
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Chowchilla, CA
36.60 years old
California
36.80 years old
U.S.
38.80 years old

 Chowchilla, CA% of the Total PopulationCaliforniaU.S.
Under 5 years8444.58%, see rank6.62%6.36%
5 to 9 years9905.38%, see rank6.65%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,1316.14%, see rank6.70%6.59%
15 to 19 years9755.30%, see rank7.12%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,3567.37%, see rank7.58%7.13%
25 to 34 years3,41418.54%, see rank14.48%13.47%
35 to 44 years3,24317.61%, see rank13.60%12.96%
45 to 54 years2,78115.11%, see rank13.79%14.09%
55 to 64 years1,90410.34%, see rank11.32%12.29%
65 to 74 years1,0745.83%, see rank6.71%7.64%
75 to 84 4852.63%, see rank3.72%4.25%
85 years and over2141.16%, see rank1.70%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Chowchilla, CACaliforniaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population13,115, 100%24,865,866209,056,129
Less Than High School4,236, 32.30%, see rank18.51%13.67%
High School Graduate3,614, 27.56%, see rank20.72%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree4,208, 32.09%, see rank29.76%29.09%
Bachelor Degree709, 5.41%, see rank19.59%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree348, 2.65%, see rank11.41%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#11.75, see rank13.4413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Chowchilla, CA CaliforniaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten38088.16%11.84%71.91%28.09%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)1,79397.82%, see rank2.18%, see rank91.40%8.60%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)75394.82%, see rank5.18%, see rank92.33%7.67%90.60%9.40%
College67491.69%, see rank8.31%, see rank83.91%16.09%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School10100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank55.14%44.86%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Chowchilla, CACaliforniaU.S.
Total Households3,873, 100%12,617,280116,211,092
Average Household Size3.06, see rank2.952.63
1 Person Households753, 19.44%, see rank24.10%27.57%
2 or More Person Households3,120, 80.56%, see rank75.90%72.43%
Family Households (Families)2,977, 76.87%, see rank68.69%66.22%
Average Family Size3.62, see rank3.673.32
Married-Couple Family2,009, 51.87%, see rank49.11%48.42%
Nonfamily Households896, 23.13%, see rank31.31%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Chowchilla, CA%CaliforniaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total15,446see rank30,462,253252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over4,863100%, see rank15,026,838123,281,364
Never Married1,52631.38%, see rank39.95%35.77%
Married2,58853.22%, see rank49.84%52.04%
Widowed1112.28%, see rank2.14%2.57%
Divorced63813.12%, see rank8.07%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over10,583100%, see rank15,435,415129,692,771
Never Married4,35541.15%, see rank32.75%29.48%
Married3,78735.78%, see rank48.11%49.19%
Widowed7987.54%, see rank7.96%9.16%
Divorced1,64315.52%, see rank11.18%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Chowchilla, CA%CaliforniaU.S.
Native15,79285.77%, see rank72.97%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence12,47467.75%, see rank54.40%58.73%
Born in Different State3,10516.86%, see rank17.34%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
2131.16%, see rank1.23%1.42%
Foreign Born2,61914.23%, see rank27.03%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship9395.10%, see rank12.90%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1,6809.12%, see rank14.13%7.09%
Born In Europe990.54%, see rank1.75%1.53%
Born In Asia3071.67%, see rank9.97%3.82%
Born In Africa250.14%, see rank0.43%0.55%
Born In Oceania400.22%, see rank0.20%0.07%
Born In Latin America2,14611.66%, see rank14.33%6.83%
Born In Northern America20.01%, see rank0.34%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Chowchilla, CA%CaliforniaU.S.
English2,52665.22%, see rank57.63%79.39%
Spanish1,19930.96%, see rank25.11%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages310.80%, see rank5.77%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages711.83%, see rank10.40%3.36%
Other461.19%, see rank1.09%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.


 
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