California State Guides

California Information, Demograpgics, Realestate, Finance, Education, Media, Town and City

State Guides

flightsAirports and Airlines: Airports in the state of California.
blue pagesBlue Pages: State facts, information and gov links.
chambers of commerceChambers of Commerce: Chambers of Commerce throughout the state.
collegeColleges and Trade Schools: College and University information and Campus locations.
worldCounties in California: List of Counties in the State.
educationEducation: Education related sites for students, parents, educators and administrators.
golfGolf Courses: Golf Courses in the state, Golf Associations and Golfing Sites.
governmentGovernment Links: Local and State Government Sites.
hospitalsHospitals & Medical Facilities: Directory of Hospitals and Medical facilities in the state.
legalLegal Resources: Attorneys, Bar Associations, Courts, Documents and Records.
newspaperMedia: Television, Radio Stations, and Newspapers in California.
newspaperNewspapers: Newspapers Publications throughout the state.
radioRadio Stations: AM and FM Radio Stations in the state of California.
shopShopping Malls: Find local of shopping malls and shopping centers.
small businessSmall Business Resources: Resources for small businesses. Start, ManAge, or Promote a business.
worldState Facts: State specific information, facts, figures, slogans and symbols.
televisionTelevision: Local television stations, cable TV, Satellite TV and broadcasting sites.
worldTowns and Cities: Official Town and City Websites in the state of California.
worldTravel and Tourism: Visitor and Travel information, secure online reservations.
yellow pagesYellow Pages: Business Directory.
Zoos: Directory of Zoos, Aquariums, Animal Sanctuaries, Safaris, and Preserves.

Interactive California Counties Map

Population Over Time

According to census 2019 five year estimate, the California population is 39,283,497 and in 2018 population is 39,148,760, with a change of 0.34%. From Year 2010 to 2019 the population changed to 6.74%.

Population 201939,283,497
Population 201839,148,760
Population 201738,982,847
Population 201638,654,206
Population 201538,421,464
Population 201438,066,920
Population 201337,659,181
Population 201237,325,068
Population 201136,969,200
Population 201036,637,290

Age Distribution/Median Age

The Median Age (half are younger, and half older, than this Age) of California is 36.5.

Age Under 5 years2,435,577
Age 5 to 9 years2,474,860
Age 10 to 14 years2,592,711
Age 15 to 19 years2,553,427
Age 20 to 24 years2,749,845
Age 25 to 34 years5,971,092
Age 35 to 44 years5,224,705
Age 45 to 54 years5,106,855
Age 55 to 59 years2,474,860
Age 60 to 64 years2,239,159
Age 65 to 74 years3,181,963
Age 75 to 84 years1,610,623
Age 85 years and over707,103

13.97% percent of people in California are aged 65 years and over. 22.97% percent of people are aged under 18 years in California.

Median Age Over Time

The Median age compared to 2018 changed 0.2 years while compared to 2010 changed 1.6 years (Negative indicates median age is decreasing and Positive means median age increasing).

Median Age 201936.5
Median Age 201836.3
Median Age 201736.1
Median Age 201636.0
Median Age 201535.8
Median Age 201435.6
Median Age 201335.4
Median Age 201235.2
Median Age 201135.1
Median Age 201034.9


In California, 37.2% people are white alone and 3.0% people are with two and more races.

White alone14,613,461
Asian alone5,617,540
Black or African American alone2,160,592
Two or more races1,178,505
American Indian and Alaska Native alone157,134
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone157,134

Hispanic or Latino

39.0% people are Hispanic or Latino and 32.3% people are Mexican.

Other Hispanic or Latino2,317,726
Puerto Rican235,701

Marital Status

Approximately 36.9% of people over the age of 15 have never married.
Approximately 46.9% of the population is currently in a marriage.
Never married includes those who've never entered a marriage and those whose first marriage was annulled. Married includes common law marriages and live-in couples and excludes separated marriages.

Now married (except separated)46.9
Never married36.9

California Home Price Index

California Home Median value is $505000.
The Home value change from 2019 to 2018 is 5.76% and from 2010 to 2019 is 9.21%.

Real Estate 2019 Median Value$505,000
Real Estate 2018 Median Value$475,900
Real Estate 2017 Median Value$443,400
Real Estate 2016 Median Value$409,300
Real Estate 2015 Median Value$385,500
Real Estate 2014 Median Value$371,400
Real Estate 2013 Median Value$366,400
Real Estate 2012 Median Value$383,900
Real Estate 2011 Median Value$421,600
Real Estate 2010 Median Value$458,500

Monthly Rent Prices

The Average Gross Monthly Rent price for house in California is $1503.
From 2010 to 2019 23.69% changed in Market rent in California.

Median Gross Rent 2019$1503
Median Gross Rent 2018$1429
Median Gross Rent 2017$1358
Median Gross Rent 2016$1297
Median Gross Rent 2015$1255
Median Gross Rent 2014$1243
Median Gross Rent 2013$1224
Median Gross Rent 2012$1209
Median Gross Rent 2011$1185
Median Gross Rent 2010$1147

Fuel Type

Utility gas8,364,730
No fuel used433,521
Bottled, tank, or LP gas422,508
Solar energy79,321
Other fuel42,524
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.31,508
Coal or coke1,486

Annual Household Income

Approximately 16.4% of California population lives in a low-income household, or a household with an annual income of less than $25,000.
Lower Middle Class: The Second common household income level is lower middle class with approximately 45.9% of California residents living in a household earning an annual income between $25,000 and $100,000.
Upper Middle Class: 37.7% California residents living in a household earning an annual income more then $100K.

Estimate; Less than $10,0004.8
Estimate; $10,000 to $14,9994.1
Estimate; $15,000 to $24,9997.5
Estimate; $25,000 to $34,9997.5
Estimate; $35,000 to $49,99910.5
Estimate; $50,000 to $74,99915.5
Estimate; $75,000 to $99,99912.4
Estimate; $100,000 to $149,99916.6
Estimate; $150,000 to $199,9998.9
Estimate; $200,000 or more12.2

Median Income Over Time

The Median income from 2019 to 2010 changed to 19.08%

Median Income 2019 (Dollars)$75235
Median Income 2018 (Dollars)$71228
Median Income 2017 (Dollars)$67169
Median Income 2016 (Dollars)$63783
Median Income 2015 (Dollars)$61818
Median Income 2014 (Dollars)$61489
Median Income 2013 (Dollars)$61094
Median Income 2012 (Dollars)$61400
Median Income 2011 (Dollars)$61632
Median Income 2010 (Dollars)$60883

Employment Statistics

California unemployment rate is 7.7 %.
Employed and unemployed numbers only account for people within the labor force. To be in the labor force one has to be at least 16 Years of Age and not institutionalized. The U.S. Armed forces include people on active duty in the Army, Air Force, Navy Marine Corps and Coast Guard.

Labor Force Participation Rate 201763.5
Employment/Population Ratio 201758.2
Unemployment Rate 20177.7
Labor Force Participation Rate 201663.4
Employment/Population Ratio 201657.5
Unemployment Rate 20168.7
Labor Force Participation Rate 201563.6
Employment/Population Ratio 201556.9
Unemployment Rate 20159.9
Labor Force Participation Rate 201463.8
Employment/Population Ratio 201456.4
Unemployment Rate 201411

Occupation Distribution

Educational services, and health care and social assistance3,904,118
Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services2,546,055
Retail trade1,950,499
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services1,936,179
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing1,116,974
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities993,917
Other services, except public administration969,511
Public administration824,869
Wholesale trade525,711
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining415,545

Highest Degree Attained

Approximately 32.6% of the California population attained Percent bachelor's degree or higher, and 82.5% people attained Percent high school graduate or higher. 86.1% of California children enrolled in in public school and 13.9 % children enrolled in Private schools.

Enrolment Distributions

The Total Population 3 Years and over enrolled in school is 10,305,759.

Elementary school (grades 1-8)3,926,494
College or graduate school3,143,256
High school (grades 9-12)2,133,292
Nursery school, preschool608,040