Population Demographics for Merced, California in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population78,958100
White41,17752
Hispanic or Latino39,14049
Some Other Race17,80422
Asian9,34211
Black or African American4,9586
Two or More Races4,3505
American Indian1,1531
Three or more races317Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander174Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population38,72940,22978,958
White19,84921,32841,177
Hispanic or Latino19,48319,65739,140
Some Other Race9,0118,79317,804
Asian4,6874,6559,342
Black or African American2,3642,5944,958
Two or More Races2,1452,2054,350
American Indian5765771,153
Three or more races159158317
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander9777174

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Merced

 
Total Population:78,958
Male Population:38,729
Female Population:40,229

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Merced

 
Both sexes28
Male27
Female29

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Merced

 
Total Population:77,878
Male Population:38,059
Under 5 years:3,733
5 to 9 years:3,401
10 to 14 years:3,351
15 to 17 years:2,137
18 and 19 years:1,569
20 years:863
21 years:754
22 to 24 years:2,125
25 to 29 years:3,111
30 to 34 years:2,607
35 to 39 years:2,272
40 to 44 years:2,236
45 to 49 years:2,039
50 to 54 years:1,970
55 to 59 years:1,732
60 and 61 years:653
62 to 64 years:783
65 and 66 years:434
67 to 69 years:516
70 to 74 years:633
75 to 79 years:525
80 to 84 years:318
85 years and over:297
Female Population:39,819
Under 5 years:3,659
5 to 9 years:3,384
10 to 14 years:3,248
15 to 17 years:2,084
18 and 19 years:1,504
20 years:810
21 years:760
22 to 24 years:1,957
25 to 29 years:3,073
30 to 34 years:2,730
35 to 39 years:2,456
40 to 44 years:2,257
45 to 49 years:2,366
50 to 54 years:2,190
55 to 59 years:1,914
60 and 61 years:677
62 to 64 years:890
65 and 66 years:513
67 to 69 years:621
70 to 74 years:846
75 to 79 years:689
80 to 84 years:579
85 years and over:612

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Merced

 
Total:3
Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Merced

 
Total:24,899
Family led homes:17,820
Husband-wife family:10,958
Other family:6,862
Population of male led with no wife present:1,941
Population female led with no husband present:4,921
Population of Nonfamily homes:7,079
Population living alone:5,356
Population not living alone:1,723

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

Total occupied homes in Merced with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:24,899
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:11,484
Population of family homes:11,393
Husband-wife family:6,387
Under 6 years only:1,411
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,000
6 to 17 years only:2,976
Other family:5,006
Male householder, no wife present:1,301
Under 6 years only:347
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:354
6 to 17 years only:600
Female led with no husband present:3,705
Under 6 years only:860
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,064
6 to 17 years only:1,781
Nonfamily households:91
Male led households:58
Under 6 years only:14
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:11
6 to 17 years only:33
Female led householder:33
Under 6 years only:10
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:20
Households with no people under 18 years:13,415
Family households:6,427
Husband-wife family:4,571
Other family:1,856
Male led with no wife present:640
Female led with no husband present:1,216
Nonfamily households:6,988
Male led householder:3,257
Female led householder:3,731

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Merced, by type

 
Total Home Population:24,899
Population of Family homes:17,820
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,155
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,088
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,195
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,592
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,366
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,148
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,304
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:734
Population of 85 year olds and over:238
Population of Nonfamily Homes:7,079
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:948
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:961
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:738
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,142
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:697
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:640
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:869
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:657
Population of 85 year olds and over:427

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Merced containing people over 60

 
Total Population:24,899
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:7,098
1-person household:2,369
2-or-more-person household:4,729
Family households:4,449
Nonfamily households:280
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:17,801
1-person household:2,987
2-or-more-person household:14,814
Family homes:13,371
Nonfamily homes:1,443

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Merced with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:24,899
Home has three or more generations:1,803
Home does not have three or more generations:23,096

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Merced under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:24,978
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,170
In family homes:3,115
Population of male led and male partner homes:62
Population of male led and female partner households:1,314
Population of female led and female partner households:92
Population of female led and male partner households:1,647
In nonfamily homes:55
Population of male led and male partner homes:2
Population of male led and female partner homes:48
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:4
No unmarried partner of home lead present:21,808
In family homes:21,733
Population of husband-wife family homes:14,418
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,208
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:6,107
In nonfamily homes:75

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Merced

 
Total Population:65,070
Population Under 18 years:24,555
Population 18 years and over:40,515

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Merced have lived in one place.

 
Total:24,899
Population of Owner occupied homes:10,637
Family home:8,106
Nonfamily homess:2,531
Male led home:1,033
Living alone:770
Not living alone:263
Female led home:1,498
Living alone:1,282
Not living alone:216
Population of Renter occupied homes:14,262
Family run homes:9,714
Husband-wife family:4,659
Other family:5,055
Male led with no wife present:1,312
Female led with no husband present:3,743
Nonfamily Homes:4,548
Male led homes:2,282
Male living alone:1,571
Male not living alone:711
Female led homes:2,266
Females living alone:1,733
Females not living alone:533