|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Chowchilla is 19,007. Chowchilla, California is the 1,952nd largest city in the US.
Chowchilla is located entirely in Madera County.
The current population of Chowchilla (19,007) is it's peak population.
Chowchilla has grown 30.4% since the 2000. Chowchilla, California is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Chowchilla has a population density of 2,443.5 people per square mile.
|1900||South El Monte||19,590||-7.4%|
|1989||Santa Fe Springs||18,678||13.5%|
|1954||St. Michael, Minnesota||19,001||103.0%|
|1956||Lynn Haven, Florida||18,990||51.8%|
The total voting age population of Chowchilla, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 13,021. The voting age population is 38.5% male and 61.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 7.4% of the residents of Chowchilla are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Chowchilla are 59.7% White, 19.1% Other, 8.2% Black, 5.7% Two or more races, 3.9% Asian, 3.1% American Indian and 0.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 46.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Chowchilla, 20.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.3%. On a per-household basis, 16.6% of families are below the poverty line in Chowchilla.
Among those aged 16 and older, 28.6% of Chowchilla residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 74.7% of Chowchilla residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 8.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Chowchilla residents aged 5 and older, 39.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 32.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Chowchilla is 6.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Chowchilla, 23.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Chowchilla is $53,563.
In Chowchilla, 52.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.0% of housing units in Chowchilla.
Of all the housing units in Chowchilla, 1.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Chowchilla, 32.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,200 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Chowchilla is $895.
In Chowchilla, 81.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.