Population Demographics for Kern County, California in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population839,631100
White499,76659
Hispanic or Latino413,03349
Some Other Race204,31424
Black or African American48,9215
Two or More Races37,8564
Asian34,8464
American Indian12,6761
Three or more races2,231Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander1,252Below 1%
Native Hawaiian324Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population433,108406,523839,631
White256,944242,822499,766
Hispanic or Latino216,842196,191413,033
Some Other Race106,29498,020204,314
Black or African American27,12821,79348,921
Two or More Races19,01618,84037,856
Asian16,71718,12934,846
American Indian6,3606,31612,676
Three or more races1,0611,1702,231
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander6496031,252
Native Hawaiian173151324

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Kern County

 
Total Population:839,631
Male Population:433,108
Female Population:406,523

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Kern County

 
Both sexes30
Male30
Female31

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Kern County

 
Total Population:802,874
Male Population:398,989
Under 5 years:36,891
5 to 9 years:34,944
10 to 14 years:34,766
15 to 17 years:22,457
18 and 19 years:14,110
20 years:6,373
21 years:6,012
22 to 24 years:17,850
25 to 29 years:29,040
30 to 34 years:26,110
35 to 39 years:24,494
40 to 44 years:24,621
45 to 49 years:25,881
50 to 54 years:25,169
55 to 59 years:20,711
60 and 61 years:6,986
62 to 64 years:9,282
65 and 66 years:5,029
67 to 69 years:6,797
70 to 74 years:8,621
75 to 79 years:5,947
80 to 84 years:4,017
85 years and over:2,881
Female Population:403,885
Under 5 years:35,863
5 to 9 years:33,614
10 to 14 years:33,536
15 to 17 years:21,218
18 and 19 years:13,183
20 years:6,111
21 years:5,767
22 to 24 years:17,262
25 to 29 years:28,537
30 to 34 years:26,682
35 to 39 years:25,597
40 to 44 years:25,272
45 to 49 years:26,762
50 to 54 years:25,522
55 to 59 years:21,386
60 and 61 years:7,161
62 to 64 years:10,010
65 and 66 years:5,579
67 to 69 years:7,348
70 to 74 years:9,614
75 to 79 years:7,336
80 to 84 years:5,604
85 years and over:4,921

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Kern County

 
Total:3
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Kern County

 
Total:254,610
Family led homes:191,739
Husband-wife family:132,726
Other family:59,013
Population of male led with no wife present:18,944
Population female led with no husband present:40,069
Population of Nonfamily homes:62,871
Population living alone:49,209
Population not living alone:13,662

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Kern County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:254,610
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:117,423
Population of family homes:116,362
Husband-wife family:74,496
Under 6 years only:15,074
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:23,258
6 to 17 years only:36,164
Other family:41,866
Male householder, no wife present:12,760
Under 6 years only:3,471
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,345
6 to 17 years only:5,944
Female led with no husband present:29,106
Under 6 years only:6,225
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:8,322
6 to 17 years only:14,559
Nonfamily households:1,061
Male led households:767
Under 6 years only:186
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:97
6 to 17 years only:484
Female led householder:294
Under 6 years only:74
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:33
6 to 17 years only:187
Households with no people under 18 years:137,187
Family households:75,377
Husband-wife family:58,230
Other family:17,147
Male led with no wife present:6,184
Female led with no husband present:10,963
Nonfamily households:61,810
Male led householder:31,225
Female led householder:30,585

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Kern County, by type

 
Total Home Population:254,610
Population of Family homes:191,739
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:9,441
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:36,995
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:43,464
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:44,256
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:17,114
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:13,314
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:16,918
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:8,211
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,026
Population of Nonfamily Homes:62,871
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:4,168
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:8,194
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:6,494
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:11,676
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:6,585
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:6,158
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:9,302
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:6,907
Population of 85 year olds and over:3,387

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Kern County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:254,610
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:77,584
1-person household:23,286
2-or-more-person household:54,298
Family households:51,218
Nonfamily households:3,080
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:177,026
1-person household:25,923
2-or-more-person household:151,103
Family homes:140,521
Nonfamily homes:10,582

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Kern County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:254,610
Home has three or more generations:19,543
Home does not have three or more generations:235,067

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Kern County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:253,091
Total Population:253,091
Unmarried partner of home lead present:28,836
Unmarried partner of home lead present:28,836
In family homes:28,145
In family homes:28,145
Population of male led and male partner homes:641
Population of male led and male partner homes:641
Population of male led and female partner households:13,737
Population of male led and female partner households:13,737
Population of female led and female partner households:1,015
Population of female led and female partner households:1,015
Population of female led and male partner households:12,752
Population of female led and male partner households:12,752
In nonfamily homes:691
In nonfamily homes:691
Population of male led and male partner homes:5
Population of male led and male partner homes:5
Population of male led and female partner homes:571
Population of male led and female partner homes:571
Population of female led and female partner homes:23
Population of female led and female partner homes:23
Population of female led and male partner homes:92
Population of female led and male partner homes:92
No unmarried partner of home lead present:224,255
No unmarried partner of home lead present:224,255
In family homes:223,343
In family homes:223,343
Population of husband-wife family homes:163,922
Population of husband-wife family homes:163,922
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:11,209
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:11,209
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:48,212
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:48,212
In nonfamily homes:912
In nonfamily homes:912

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Kern County

 
Total Population:691,863
Total Population:691,863
Population Under 18 years:248,401
Population Under 18 years:248,401
Population 18 years and over:443,462
Population 18 years and over:443,462

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Kern County have lived in one place.

 
Total:254,610
Population of Owner occupied homes:152,828
Family home:120,329
Nonfamily homess:32,499
Male led home:15,372
Living alone:11,843
Not living alone:3,529
Female led home:17,127
Living alone:14,797
Not living alone:2,330
Population of Renter occupied homes:101,782
Family run homes:71,410
Husband-wife family:37,030
Other family:34,380
Male led with no wife present:10,468
Female led with no husband present:23,912
Nonfamily Homes:30,372
Male led homes:16,620
Male living alone:11,737
Male not living alone:4,883
Female led homes:13,752
Females living alone:10,832
Females not living alone:2,920