porterville Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,914 26.2 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 8,911 33.8 % 32.2 %
Some College 7,181 27.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,164 8.2 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,175 4.5 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 17,598 66.8 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,714 10.3 % 10.3 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 58,472 - -
19 years old and under 21,130 36.1 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 20,335 34.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 10,852 18.6 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 6,155 10.5 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 23,772 46.6 % 84.4 %
Spanish 27,116 53.1 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 176 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,898 36.2 % 33.6 %
Married 8,825 46.3 % 50.4 %
Separated 628 3.3 % 2.5 %
Divorced 2,707 14.2 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 17,981 - -
Occupied Housing Units 16,799 93.4 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,182 6.6 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 12,802 71.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 244 1.4 % 5.9 %
2-Units 948 5.3 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 1,243 6.9 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 644 3.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 248 1.4 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 715 4.0 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 1,114 6.2 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 23 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,039 16.9 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,056 17.0 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,684 20.5 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,079 11.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,039 11.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,292 7.2 % 12.8 %
Electric 4,103 22.8 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 12 0.1 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 12,128 67.4 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 209 1.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 82 0.5 % 1.6 %
Solar 29 0.2 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 10 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 226 1.3 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 44,732 79.2 % 75.1 %
African-American 484 0.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 537 1.0 % 0.9 %
Asian 2,673 4.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 8,044 14.2 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 39,763 57,617
Median Family Income 41,559 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 16,319 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 66.67 %
  • Temperature 65.73 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.58 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 12.1
    [CDD] 0.05

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 2.86 %
6.0 0.35 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com