Avenal, CA

13,590 Population
19.4 square miles 699.7 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.0%
was 0.0%
 
Population Density
699.7
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
33.7%
was 33.3%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
33.9%
was 35.0%
 
Percent Under 18
24.9%
was 23.9%
 
Percent 65 and Over
4.1%
was 4.7%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
32.8%
was 36.4%
 
Median Household Income
$35,103
was $32,432
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
39.5
39.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
15.6
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
194.4
was 421.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,524.2
was 999.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
2,296
was 2,314
 
Median Rent
$726
was $715
 
Total Building Permits
10
was 1
 
Occupied Housing Units
2,120
was 2,156
 
Homeownership Rate
42.4%
was 45.5%
 
Single Family Building Permits
10
was 1
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
118.2
was 119.1
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
12.6%
was 11.8%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
4.2
was 4.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
3.5
was 0.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.7
was 0.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
94.4%
was 93.0%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
71.1%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
81.5%
was 73.5%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
48.1%
was 48.8%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
2.7%
was 3.5%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
85.2%
was 79.8%
 
Debt Service Ratio
1.8%
was 1.7%
 
Revenue
$11,431,086
was $12,025,026
 
Expenditure
$10,696,533
was $11,736,976
 
Revenue per Capita
$785
was $802
 
Expenditure per Capita
$735
was $782
 

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