|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Barstow is 25,442. Barstow, California is the 1,528th largest city in the US.
Barstow is located entirely in San Bernardino County.
The current population of Barstow (25,442) is it's peak population.
Barstow has grown 12.5% since the 2000. Barstow, California's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Barstow has a population density of 547 people per square mile.
|1522||Avon Lake, Ohio||25,588||39.3%|
|1523||Moses Lake, Washington||25,583||65.6%|
|1524||Tarpon Springs, Florida||25,560||19.5%|
|1529||Mercer Island, Washington||25,442||15.2%|
|1534||West Chicago, Illinois||25,370||6.2%|
The total voting age population of Barstow, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,101. The voting age population is 42.5% male and 57.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.6% of the residents of Barstow are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Barstow are 61.1% White, 18.2% Black, 8.3% Two or more races, 6.3% Other, 2.6% Asian, 2.1% American Indian and 1.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 45.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Barstow, 35.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 49.5%. On a per-household basis, 28.6% of families are below the poverty line in Barstow.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.1% of Barstow residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.2% of Barstow residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.2% have a bachelor's degree and 3.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Barstow residents aged 5 and older, 27.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 24.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Barstow is 9.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Barstow, 27.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Barstow is $40,633.
In Barstow, 44.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 55.8% of housing units in Barstow.
Of all the housing units in Barstow, 2.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Barstow, 8.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 830 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Barstow is $768.
In Barstow, 67.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.