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The 2016 California, State, population is 39,144,800. There are 251 people per square mile (population density).

Family in California, State

The median age is 35.6. The US median is 37.4. 48.96% of people in California, State, are married. 9.65% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.95 people. 35.26% of people are married, with children. 17.22% have children, but are single.

Race in California, State

39.16% of people are white, 5.66% are black, 13.30% are asian, 0.38% are native american, and 0.22% claim 'Other'.

38.18% of the people in California, State, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 61.82% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLECalifornia, CaliforniaUnited States
  Population  39,144,818321,418,820
  Population - 2010  36,637,290308,745,538
  Population - 2000  33,871,648285,036,114
  Population - 1990  29,676,302251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  31.91%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  15.57%12.76%
  Pop. Density  25191
  Land Area  155,7793,531,905
  Water Area  7,916264,837
  Median Age  35.637.4
  Female Population  50.32%50.81%
  Male Population  49.68%49.19%
  White  39.16%62.77%
  Black  5.66%12.24%
  Asian  13.30%4.95%
  Native American  0.38%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.36%0.16%
  Other  0.22%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.74%2.13%
  Hispanic  38.18%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  61.82%83.10%
  Households  12,617,300116,211,000
  Family Households  8,666,29076,958,100
  Non Family Households  3,950,99039,253,000
  Household Size  2.952.63
  Married Population  48.96%50.58%
  Single Population  51.04%49.42%
  Now Married  46.66%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.31%2.17%
  Never Married  36.31%32.55%
  Widowed  5.09%5.95%
  Divorced  9.65%10.92%
  Married, w/children  35.26%31.68%
  Married, no children  36.24%41.44%
  Single, w/children  17.22%16.94%
  Single, no children  11.29%9.95%

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not what i was led to believe

rent is crazy expensive, spaces are cramped, traffic is beyond measure, everything is pricey. spent $7000 to move out here, biggest mistake of my life. cant even... (Read More)



California the Pyrite State

The State of California has been historically the "Golden State" in recent history would be best described as the "Pyrite" state. We are the "Sactuary" state. Let's see... (Read More)




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