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Demographics Analysis

The people of Kern County, California give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Kern County, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 36,987

5 to 9 years : 36,776

10 to 14 years : 34,427

15 to 17 years : 21,579

18 and 19 years : 14,156

20 years : 8,604

21 years : 8,750

22 to 24 years : 20,587

25 to 29 years : 36,022

30 to 34 years : 32,713

35 to 39 years : 30,041

40 to 44 years : 26,724

45 to 49 years : 27,570

50 to 54 years : 27,254

55 to 59 years : 23,027

60 and 61 years : 8,306

62 to 64 years : 10,254

65 and 66 years : 5,901

67 to 69 years : 7,060

70 to 74 years : 9,670

75 to 79 years : 6,570

80 to 84 years : 4,139

85 years and over : 3,155

Female:

Under 5 years : 35,909

5 to 9 years : 35,285

10 to 14 years : 33,533

15 to 17 years : 20,525

18 and 19 years : 12,284

20 years : 6,740

21 years : 6,145

22 to 24 years : 19,090

25 to 29 years : 29,532

30 to 34 years : 27,864

35 to 39 years : 27,274

40 to 44 years : 24,432

45 to 49 years : 25,687

50 to 54 years : 26,296

55 to 59 years : 21,800

60 and 61 years : 8,897

62 to 64 years : 10,828

65 and 66 years : 6,748

67 to 69 years : 7,935

70 to 74 years : 9,975

75 to 79 years : 8,226

80 to 84 years : 5,733

85 years and over : 5,353


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Kern County, California)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 673,322

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 1,154

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 6,588

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 55,986

Not a U.S. citizen : 119,313


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Kern County, California)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 69,106

5 to 17 years : 159,754

18 to 24 years : 76,187

25 to 34 years : 77,711

35 to 44 years : 51,986

45 to 54 years : 49,601

55 to 59 years : 20,668

60 and 61 years : 7,410

62 to 64 years : 8,993

65 to 74 years : 17,405

75 years and over : 8,793

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 2,825

5 to 17 years : 10,196

18 to 24 years : 5,492

25 to 34 years : 12,824

35 to 44 years : 11,574

45 to 54 years : 20,957

55 to 59 years : 12,241

60 and 61 years : 5,229

62 to 64 years : 7,287

65 to 74 years : 18,935

75 years and over : 18,148

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 287

5 to 17 years : 1,496

18 to 24 years : 1,174

25 to 34 years : 1,043

35 to 44 years : 1,187

45 to 54 years : 1,179

55 to 59 years : 465

60 and 61 years : 141

62 to 64 years : 214

65 to 74 years : 330

75 years and over : 226

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 678

5 to 17 years : 10,679

18 to 24 years : 13,503

25 to 34 years : 34,553

35 to 44 years : 43,724

45 to 54 years : 35,070

55 to 59 years : 11,453

60 and 61 years : 4,423

62 to 64 years : 4,588

65 to 74 years : 10,619

75 years and over : 6,009


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Kern County, California)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 166,375

Now married, except separated : 132,454

Divorced : 35,507

Separated : 9,871

Widowed : 9,890

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 20,010

Now married, except separated : 62,216

Divorced : 16,935

Separated : 3,053

Widowed : 12,979

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 2,176

Now married, except separated : 2,957

Divorced : 588

Separated : 374

Widowed : 129

Foreign born:

Never married : 42,030

Now married, except separated : 101,003

Divorced : 10,835

Separated : 6,752

Widowed : 7,312


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Kern County, California)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 90,644

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 66,319

$10,000 to $14,999 : 36,291

$15,000 to $24,999 : 42,748

$25,000 to $34,999 : 28,799

$35,000 to $49,999 : 27,893

$50,000 to $64,999 : 22,022

$65,000 to $74,999 : 10,194

$75,000 or more : 29,187

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 13,338

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 17,924

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15,530

$15,000 to $24,999 : 16,939

$25,000 to $34,999 : 10,495

$35,000 to $49,999 : 10,741

$50,000 to $64,999 : 8,574

$65,000 to $74,999 : 3,966

$75,000 or more : 17,686

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 1,492

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,004

$10,000 to $14,999 : 582

$15,000 to $24,999 : 878

$25,000 to $34,999 : 797

$35,000 to $49,999 : 483

$50,000 to $64,999 : 259

$65,000 to $74,999 : 228

$75,000 or more : 501

Foreign born:

No income : 32,777

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 33,932

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23,563

$15,000 to $24,999 : 32,285

$25,000 to $34,999 : 18,117

$35,000 to $49,999 : 10,403

$50,000 to $64,999 : 6,983

$65,000 to $74,999 : 2,492

$75,000 or more : 7,380


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Kern County, California)

Born in state of residence : 21,312

Born in other state of the United States : 25,465

Native; born outside the United States : 23,781

Foreign born : 17,127


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Kern County, California)

Under 3 years : 41,972

3 and 4 years : 30,919

5 years : 14,528

6 to 8 years : 43,596

9 to 11 years : 42,463

12 to 14 years : 39,281

15 to 17 years : 41,783


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Kern County, California)

Less than $10,000 : 18,351

$10,000 to $14,999 : 18,386

$15,000 to $19,999 : 16,520

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15,830

$25,000 to $29,999 : 15,742

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14,716

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13,371

$40,000 to $44,999 : 11,782

$45,000 to $49,999 : 9,054

$50,000 to $59,999 : 18,970

$60,000 to $74,999 : 26,593

$75,000 to $99,999 : 29,392

$100,000 to $124,999 : 18,925

$125,000 to $149,999 : 10,196

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10,983

$200,000 or more : 7,508


(updated 2013)



Ancestries in Kern County, California

  • Other Groups: 571,060   (66.7%)
  • Unclassified Or Not Reported: 73,126   (8.5%)
  • German: 71,978   (8.4%)
  • Irish: 59,707   (7.0%)
  • English: 46,041   (5.4%)
  • American: 33,360   (3.9%)
  • Italian: 21,260   (2.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 16,228   (1.9%)
  • European: 11,343   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 10,922   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 7,870   (0.9%)
  • Swedish: 7,556   (0.9%)
  • Polish: 5,579   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 5,272   (0.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 5,077   (0.6%)
  • Portuguese: 4,093   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 3,649   (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3,317   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 2,986   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 2,877   (0.3%)
  • African: 2,812   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 2,426   (0.3%)
  • British: 1,982   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 1,763   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 1,529   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 1,454   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 1,446   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 1,194   (0.1%)
  • Basque: 1,100   (0.1%)
  • Other Arab: 907   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (except Hispanic Groups): 905   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 883   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 865   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 792   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 791   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 743   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 728   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 702   (0.1%)
  • Egyptian: 661   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 565   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 557   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 531   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 511   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 497   (0.1%)
  • Syrian: 412   (0.0%)
  • Eastern European: 373   (0.0%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 343   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 333   (0.0%)
  • Lebanese: 285   (0.0%)
  • Jordanian: 247   (0.0%)
  • Jamaican: 204   (0.0%)
  • Estonian: 176   (0.0%)
  • Celtic: 172   (0.0%)
  • Turkish: 166   (0.0%)
  • Trinidadian And Tobagonian: 157   (0.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 156   (0.0%)
  • Sudanese: 153   (0.0%)
  • Haitian: 140   (0.0%)
  • Dutch West Indian: 137   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 134   (0.0%)
  • German Russian: 131   (0.0%)
  • Brazilian: 122   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 111   (0.0%)
  • Belizean: 109   (0.0%)
  • Other Subsaharan African: 99   (0.0%)
  • South African: 94   (0.0%)
  • West Indian: 83   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 59   (0.0%)
  • Nigerian: 55   (0.0%)
  • Israeli: 53   (0.0%)
  • Ethiopian: 52   (0.0%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 50   (0.0%)
  • Latvian: 47   (0.0%)
  • Cajun: 45   (0.0%)
  • U.s. Virgin Islander: 40   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 37   (0.0%)
  • Ghanaian: 36   (0.0%)
  • Afghan: 36   (0.0%)
  • British West Indian: 35   (0.0%)
  • Palestinian: 30   (0.0%)
  • Icelander: 26   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 24   (0.0%)
  • Senegalese: 16   (0.0%)
  • Macedonian: 15   (0.0%)
  • Maltese: 13   (0.0%)
  • Alsatian: 12   (0.0%)

(updated 2013)



Total Population In Kern County, California is 856,363



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Kern County, California: 440,272
Female Population in Kern County, California: 416,091


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Kern County, California: 30.3
Median Female Resident Age in Kern County, California: 31.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Kern County, California


White


Both sexes

34.9

Male

33.9

Female

36.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.5

Male

28.9

Female

27.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.8

Male

30.5

Female

31.2

Asian


Both sexes

36.1

Male

34.3

Female

37.6

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.7

Male

26.9

Female

31.0

Other


Both sexes

24.4

Male

24.5

Female

24.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.8

Male

19.5

Female

20.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.5

Male

24.8

Female

24.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.8

Male

40.5

Female

43.1


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Kern County, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 41,322

No health insurance coverage : 2,613

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 77,428

No health insurance coverage : 8,075

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 29,152

No health insurance coverage : 18,241

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 37,050

No health insurance coverage : 22,343

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 34,837

No health insurance coverage : 15,050

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 37,918

No health insurance coverage : 13,039

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 32,194

No health insurance coverage : 7,862

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 21,702

No health insurance coverage : 568

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 13,393

No health insurance coverage : 189

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 40,509

No health insurance coverage : 2,975

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 73,586

No health insurance coverage : 8,133

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 31,138

No health insurance coverage : 12,966

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 42,026

No health insurance coverage : 15,038

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 39,234

No health insurance coverage : 12,335

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 40,092

No health insurance coverage : 11,738

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 32,909

No health insurance coverage : 8,557

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 23,924

No health insurance coverage : 506

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 18,562

No health insurance coverage : 218


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Kern County, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 17,346

No employer-based health insurance : 26,589

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 35,261

No employer-based health insurance : 50,242

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 19,015

No employer-based health insurance : 28,378

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 27,059

No employer-based health insurance : 32,334

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 26,513

No employer-based health insurance : 23,374

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 29,017

No employer-based health insurance : 21,940

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 21,931

No employer-based health insurance : 18,125

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,148

No employer-based health insurance : 14,122

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,658

No employer-based health insurance : 8,924

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 14,942

No employer-based health insurance : 28,542

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 33,237

No employer-based health insurance : 48,482

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 17,728

No employer-based health insurance : 26,376

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 25,153

No employer-based health insurance : 31,911

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 26,785

No employer-based health insurance : 24,784

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 28,225

No employer-based health insurance : 23,605

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 21,749

No employer-based health insurance : 19,717

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,028

No employer-based health insurance : 16,402

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,414

No employer-based health insurance : 13,366


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Kern County, California)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 547,614

Born in other state in the United States : 125,708

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 929

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 6,813

Foreign born : 175,299


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Kern County, California)

Speak only English : 448,646

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 296,661

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 1,110

German or other West Germanic languages : 1,304

Slavic languages : 933

Other Indo-European languages : 10,941

Korean : 1,587

Chinese : 1,304

Vietnamese : 1,180

Tagalog : 9,292

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 6,026

Other and unspecified languages : 4,483


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Kern County, California)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 728

No Medicare coverage : 128,710

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 7,837

No Medicare coverage : 239,849

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 34,152

No Medicare coverage : 1,700

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 931

No Medicare coverage : 124,272

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 8,679

No Medicare coverage : 237,354

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 41,444

No Medicare coverage : 1,766


(updated 2013)



Races in Kern County, California


  • White: 631,435
  • African American: 48,642
  • American Indian: 10,713
  • Asian: 38,763
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 1,259
  • Some Other Race: 98,319
  • Two or More Races: 27,232



(updated 2013)













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