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Demographics Analysis

The people of Merced 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
(Merced County, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 11,119

5 to 9 years : 11,288

10 to 14 years : 11,554

15 to 17 years : 7,264

18 and 19 years : 5,175

20 years : 2,569

21 years : 2,512

22 to 24 years : 6,105

25 to 29 years : 9,783

30 to 34 years : 8,934

35 to 39 years : 8,460

40 to 44 years : 7,892

45 to 49 years : 8,044

50 to 54 years : 7,615

55 to 59 years : 6,714

60 and 61 years : 1,831

62 to 64 years : 3,470

65 and 66 years : 1,811

67 to 69 years : 2,226

70 to 74 years : 2,906

75 to 79 years : 1,860

80 to 84 years : 1,563

85 years and over : 1,377

Female:

Under 5 years : 10,622

5 to 9 years : 10,100

10 to 14 years : 11,550

15 to 17 years : 6,527

18 and 19 years : 4,612

20 years : 2,034

21 years : 2,588

22 to 24 years : 5,879

25 to 29 years : 8,705

30 to 34 years : 8,540

35 to 39 years : 8,228

40 to 44 years : 7,750

45 to 49 years : 7,752

50 to 54 years : 7,944

55 to 59 years : 7,008

60 and 61 years : 2,610

62 to 64 years : 2,571

65 and 66 years : 2,056

67 to 69 years : 2,567

70 to 74 years : 3,172

75 to 79 years : 2,686

80 to 84 years : 2,149

85 years and over : 1,771


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 191,292

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 403

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 2,239

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 24,224

Not a U.S. citizen : 43,335


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Merced County, California)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 21,181

5 to 17 years : 51,204

18 to 24 years : 24,081

25 to 34 years : 20,618

35 to 44 years : 13,805

45 to 54 years : 13,142

55 to 59 years : 5,283

60 and 61 years : 1,856

62 to 64 years : 2,864

65 to 74 years : 5,531

75 years and over : 3,234

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 348

5 to 17 years : 2,421

18 to 24 years : 1,335

25 to 34 years : 2,188

35 to 44 years : 2,590

45 to 54 years : 4,207

55 to 59 years : 3,128

60 and 61 years : 1,019

62 to 64 years : 1,413

65 to 74 years : 4,801

75 years and over : 5,043

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 54

5 to 17 years : 408

18 to 24 years : 167

25 to 34 years : 352

35 to 44 years : 488

45 to 54 years : 429

55 to 59 years : 266

60 and 61 years : 91

62 to 64 years : 86

65 to 74 years : 140

75 years and over : 161

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 158

5 to 17 years : 4,250

18 to 24 years : 5,891

25 to 34 years : 12,804

35 to 44 years : 15,447

45 to 54 years : 13,577

55 to 59 years : 5,045

60 and 61 years : 1,475

62 to 64 years : 1,678

65 to 74 years : 4,266

75 years and over : 2,968


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 51,625

Now married, except separated : 34,629

Divorced : 10,420

Separated : 1,984

Widowed : 3,289

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 5,074

Now married, except separated : 13,353

Divorced : 3,923

Separated : 692

Widowed : 3,297

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 711

Now married, except separated : 935

Divorced : 301

Separated : 119

Widowed : 178

Foreign born:

Never married : 15,919

Now married, except separated : 39,898

Divorced : 4,213

Separated : 2,096

Widowed : 2,604


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

No income : 24,545

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 21,749

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10,610

$15,000 to $24,999 : 12,208

$25,000 to $34,999 : 8,628

$35,000 to $49,999 : 9,524

$50,000 to $64,999 : 5,967

$65,000 to $74,999 : 2,841

$75,000 or more : 5,875

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 3,827

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,168

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,343

$15,000 to $24,999 : 3,747

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,732

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,831

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,166

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,098

$75,000 or more : 2,427

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 319

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 318

$10,000 to $14,999 : 139

$15,000 to $24,999 : 338

$25,000 to $34,999 : 364

$35,000 to $49,999 : 280

$50,000 to $64,999 : 182

$65,000 to $74,999 : 104

$75,000 or more : 200

Foreign born:

No income : 13,524

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 12,321

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8,266

$15,000 to $24,999 : 12,190

$25,000 to $34,999 : 7,707

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,165

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,097

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,042

$75,000 or more : 2,418


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence : 19,462

Born in other state of the United States : 24,993

Native; born outside the United States : 30,940

Foreign born : 18,906


(updated 2013)



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

Under 3 years : 12,596

3 and 4 years : 9,145

5 years : 4,414

6 to 8 years : 12,417

9 to 11 years : 13,745

12 to 14 years : 13,837

15 to 17 years : 13,589


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Merced County, California)

Less than $10,000 : 5,766

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5,420

$15,000 to $19,999 : 5,428

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5,747

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5,241

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5,220

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4,260

$40,000 to $44,999 : 3,803

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3,175

$50,000 to $59,999 : 6,529

$60,000 to $74,999 : 7,316

$75,000 to $99,999 : 7,425

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4,507

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2,760

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2,073

$200,000 or more : 1,728


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Merced County, California is 261,493



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Merced County, California: 132,072
Female Population in Merced County, California: 129,421


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Merced County, California: 29.3
Median Female Resident Age in Merced County, California: 31.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Merced County, California


White


Both sexes

33.7

Male

32.3

Female

35.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.3

Male

31.5

Female

30.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.6

Male

28.5

Female

28.8

Asian


Both sexes

25.7

Male

24.3

Female

27.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.8

Male

29.0

Female

27.8

Other


Both sexes

24.7

Male

24.9

Female

24.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.7

Male

19.3

Female

20.1

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.2

Male

24.1

Female

24.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.1

Male

41.4

Female

44.7


(updated 2010)



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

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 12,442

No health insurance coverage : 788

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 25,842

No health insurance coverage : 2,013

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,506

No health insurance coverage : 5,694

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,036

No health insurance coverage : 7,749

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,624

No health insurance coverage : 4,991

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,173

No health insurance coverage : 4,169

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,000

No health insurance coverage : 2,959

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,808

No health insurance coverage : 120

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 4,686

No health insurance coverage : 21

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 12,683

No health insurance coverage : 245

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 24,086

No health insurance coverage : 1,771

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,107

No health insurance coverage : 4,002

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,907

No health insurance coverage : 5,305

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 12,539

No health insurance coverage : 3,423

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 11,576

No health insurance coverage : 4,109

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,510

No health insurance coverage : 2,661

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,556

No health insurance coverage : 132

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 6,188

No health insurance coverage : 100


(updated 2013)



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

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,882

No employer-based health insurance : 9,348

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 10,032

No employer-based health insurance : 17,823

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,732

No employer-based health insurance : 9,468

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,105

No employer-based health insurance : 10,680

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,170

No employer-based health insurance : 8,445

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,769

No employer-based health insurance : 7,573

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,520

No employer-based health insurance : 6,439

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,251

No employer-based health insurance : 4,677

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,147

No employer-based health insurance : 3,560

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,445

No employer-based health insurance : 9,483

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 8,931

No employer-based health insurance : 16,926

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,719

No employer-based health insurance : 9,390

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,345

No employer-based health insurance : 10,867

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,503

No employer-based health insurance : 8,459

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,883

No employer-based health insurance : 7,802

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,988

No employer-based health insurance : 6,183

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,127

No employer-based health insurance : 5,561

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,185

No employer-based health insurance : 5,103


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Merced County, California)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 162,799

Born in other state in the United States : 28,493

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 373

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 2,269

Foreign born : 67,559


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Merced County, California)

Speak only English : 115,298

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 100,928

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 454

German or other West Germanic languages : 296

Slavic languages : 123

Other Indo-European languages : 11,387

Korean : 73

Chinese : 1,013

Vietnamese : 665

Tagalog : 1,435

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 7,327

Other and unspecified languages : 753


(updated 2013)



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

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 306

No Medicare coverage : 40,779

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,420

No Medicare coverage : 74,481

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 11,195

No Medicare coverage : 440

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 191

No Medicare coverage : 38,594

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,861

No Medicare coverage : 73,278

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 13,500

No Medicare coverage : 476


(updated 2013)



Races in Merced County, California


  • White: 164,576
  • African American: 9,150
  • American Indian: 2,425
  • Asian: 20,079
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 625
  • Some Other Race: 53,123
  • Two or More Races: 11,515



(updated 2013)













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