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Yreka is 1st in California out of 644 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Yreka Rank California US
Current population (2012) 7,679 391st 38,041,430 313,914,040
Size in square miles 10.0 264th 155,779.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 778.1 588th 239.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Yreka Rank California US
Residents younger than 5 7.6% 203rd 6.7% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.1% 379th 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 19.2% 65th 12.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Yreka Rank California US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 89.7% 223rd 80.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 20.4% 366th 30.2% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Yreka Rank California US
Race - White 83.6% 92nd 73.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.7% 579th 6.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 6.3% 1st 1.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.2% 574th 13.9% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 416th 0.5% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 5.8% 114th 3.6% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 9.7% 568th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 78.3% 67th 39.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Yreka Rank California US
Female residents 52.8% 34th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.3% 634th 27.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Yreka Rank California US
Housing units 3,675 482nd 13,720,462 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 34.2% 118th 30.8% 25.9%
Households 3,228 491st 12,433,172 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 51.1% 508th 56.7% 66.1%
Home median value $198,100 536th $421,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 581st 2.9 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Yreka Rank California US
Income per capita $21,169 431st $29,634 $27,915
Income per household $31,151 623rd $61,632 $52,762
Income below poverty line 25.0% 70th 14.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Yreka Rank California US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,019 415th 3,425,510 27,092,908
Retail sales $186,954 306th $455,032,270 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $25,554 47th $12,561 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $20,785 349th $80,852,787 $613,795,732

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