|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Mount Shasta is 3,236. Mount Shasta, California is the 6,018th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Mount Shasta was in 2000, when its population was 3,563. In 2000, Mount Shasta was the 5,368th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,018th largest city in the US. Mount Shasta is currently 9.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Mount Shasta has shrunk 9.1% since the year 2000. Mount Shasta, California's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6014||Ravena, New York||3,240||-3.8%|
|6018||Mount Shasta, California||3,236||-9.1%|
|6019||Melbourne Beach, Florida||3,235||-2.9%|
|6020||Mineral Springs, North Carolina||3,235||74.6%|
The total voting age population of Mount Shasta, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,772. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 28.9% of the residents of Mount Shasta are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Mount Shasta are 96.0% White, 1.8% Two or more races, 1.5% Black and 0.6% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 11.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Mount Shasta, 25.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 34.5%. On a per-household basis, 22.0% of families are below the poverty line in Mount Shasta.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.1% of Mount Shasta residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.4% of Mount Shasta residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.9% have a bachelor's degree and 14.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Mount Shasta residents aged 5 and older, 3.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Mount Shasta is 3.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Mount Shasta, 12.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Mount Shasta is $35,547.
In Mount Shasta, 44.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 55.5% of housing units in Mount Shasta.
Of all the housing units in Mount Shasta, 13.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Mount Shasta, 4.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Mount Shasta is $1,122.
In Mount Shasta, 89.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.