Stanislaus County, CA

541,560 Population
1,494.5 square miles 362.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.4%
was 1.4%
Ranked 16th Highest in CA
Population Density
362.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
54.9%
was 53.4%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
21.0%
was 20.6%
Ranked 23rd Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
27.2%
was 27.1%
Ranked 10th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
12.8%
was 12.4%
Ranked 30th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
7.1
was 9.5
Ranked 30th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
14.2%
was 19.7%
Ranked 20th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$51,591
was $52,363
Ranked 27th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
45.3
44.9
US Gini Index is 42.0
Number of Businesses per 100,000
1,619
Ranked 41st Highest in CA
Patents per 100,000
9
Ranked 37th Highest in CA

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
2.1
was 2.5
Ranked 17th Highest in CA
Violent Crimes per 100,000
73.6
was 69.5
Ranked 39th Highest in CA
Property Crimes per 100,000
396.5
was 466.4
Ranked 33rd Highest in CA

 Housing

Total Housing Units
180,822
was 180,748
Ranked 17th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,036
was $1,025
Ranked 27th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
319
was 285
 
Occupied Housing Units
172,881
was 171,960
 
Homeownership Rate
56.7%
was 56.5%
Ranked 24th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
280
was 183
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
120.9
was 120.9
Ranked 16th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
9.6%
was 10.5%
Ranked 39th Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
39
was 102
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.1
was 3.1
Ranked 13th Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.8
was 1.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.6
was 0.5
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.8%
was 98.0%
Ranked 17th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
92.5%
Ranked 14th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.3%
was 99.6%
Ranked 15th Highest in CA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
76.4%
was 77.2%
Ranked 31st Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
16.2%
was 16.4%
Ranked 33rd Highest in CA

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