Demographics

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People & Housing


Employment & Income

Population Estimate (2016)

19,144


Labor Force (persons working in the area) (2016)

9,723

H.S. Diploma or More - % of Adults 25+ (2016)

78.9%


Unemployment Rate (2016)

8.6

Bachelor's Deg. or More - % of Adults 25+ (2016)

20.6%


Median Household Income (2016)

$72,383

Households (2016)

5,810


Median Family Income (2016)

$75,158

Total Housing Units (2016)

6,116


Poverty Rate (2016)

14.0

Percent of Total Units Vacant for Seasonal or Recreational Use (2016)

0.0%


Mean Travel Time to Work (minutes) (2016)

24.2


Population by Age, 2016


Dixon city, California

Pct. of Total

California

Pct. of Total

Total

19,144

100%

38,654,206

100%

Preschool (0 to 4)

1,226

6.4%

2,499,561

6.5%

School Age (5 to 17)

4,358

22.8%

6,640,722

17.2%

College Age (18 to 24)

1,903

9.9%

3,959,511

10.2%

Young Adult (25 to 44)

5,059

26.4%

10,860,198

28.1%

Adult (45 to 64)

4,529

23.7%

9,717,232

25.1%

Older Adult (65 plus)

2,069

10.8%

4,976,982

12.9%

Median Age*

34.0


36.0


Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, latest 5-Year Estimates
*Median Age is averaged for combined areas

Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2016


Dixon city, California

Pct. of Total

California

Pct. of Total

Total

19,144

100%

38,654,206

100%

American Ind. or Alaskan Native Alone

67

0.3%

285,512

0.7%

Asian Alone

860

4.5%

5,354,608

13.9%

Black Alone

413

2.2%

2,261,835

5.9%

Native Hawaiian and Other Pac. Isl. Alone

30

0.2%

150,908

0.4%

White Alone

12,878

67.3%

23,680,584

61.3%

Two or More Race Groups

1,595

8.3%

1,787,159

4.6%

Hispanic or Latino

Total Hispanic or Latino

7,827

40.9%

14,903,982

38.6%

Mexican

6,991

36.5%

12,400,437

32.1%

Cuban

48

0.3%

93,974

0.2%

Puerto Rican

93

0.5%

210,940

0.5%

Other

695

3.6%

2,198,631

5.7%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, latest 5-Year Estimates

Educational Attainment, 2016


Dixon city, California

Pct. of Total

California

Pct. of Total

Total Population 25 and Older

11,657

100.0%

25,554,412

100.0%

Less Than 9th Grade

1,454

12.5%

2,524,636

9.9%

9th to 12th, No Diploma

1,004

8.6%

2,048,327

8.0%

High School Graduate (incl. equiv.)

2,764

23.7%

5,260,904

20.6%

Some College, No Degree

2,911

25.0%

5,548,479

21.7%

Associate Degree

1,122

9.6%

1,995,579

7.8%

Bachelor's Degree

1,532

13.1%

5,136,043

20.1%

Graduate or Professional Degree

870

7.5%

3,040,444

11.9%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, latest 5-Year Estimates

Households, 2016


Dixon city, California

Pct. of Total

California Households

Pct. of Total

Total Households

5,810

100.0%

12,807,387

100.0%

Family Households

4,792

82.5%

8,800,019

68.7%

Married with Children

1,690

29.1%

2,822,586

22.0%

Married without Children

1,815

31.2%

3,487,951

27.2%

Single Parents

784

13.5%

1,210,307

9.5%

Other

503

8.7%

1,279,175

10.0%

Non-family Households

1,018

17.5%

4,007,368

31.3%

Living Alone

769

13.2%

3,070,034

24.0%

Average Household Size

3.2


2.9


Average Family Household Size

3.6


3.6


Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, latest 5-Year Estimates

Housing units, 2016


Dixon city, California

Pct. of Total

California Units

Pct. of Total

Total Housing Units

6,116

100.0%

13,911,737

100.0%

Owner Occupied

3,983

65.1%

6,929,007

49.8%

Renter Occupied

1,827

29.9%

5,878,380

42.3%

Vacant For Seasonal or Recreational Use

0

0.0%

373,589

2.7%

1-Unit (Attached or Detached)

4,696

76.8%

8,383,126

60.3%

2 - 9 Units

615

10.1%

1,808,985

13.0%

10 - 19 Units

164

2.7%

671,033

4.8%

20 or more Units

178

2.9%

1,487,625

10.7%

Built prior to 1940

190

3.1%

1,297,703

9.3%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, latest 5-Year Estimates

Labor Force Averages, 2016


Dixon city, California

California

Total Labor Force

9,723

19,260,868

Employed

8,883

17,577,142

Unemployed

840

1,683,726

Unemployment Rate

8.6

8.7

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, latest 5-Year Estimates

Commuting to Work, 2016


Dixon city, California

Pct. of Total

California

Pct. of Total

Workers 16 years and over

8,803

100.0%

17,193,695

100.0%

Car, truck, or van -- drove alone

7,121

80.9%

12,636,396

73.5%

Car, truck, or van -- carpooled

1,172

13.3%

1,825,507

10.6%

Public transportation (excluding taxicab)

28

0.3%

894,813

5.2%

Walked

139

1.6%

463,369

2.7%

Other means

26

0.3%

439,174

2.6%

Worked at home

317

3.6%

934,436

5.4%

Mean travel time to work (minutes)

24


28


Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, latest 5-Year Estimates

Resident Occupations, 2016


Dixon city, California

Pct. of Total

California

Pct. of Total

Employed civilian pop. 16 years and over

8,883

100.0%

17,577,142

100.0%

Management, professional, and related

2,654

29.9%

6,618,546

37.7%

Service

1,822

20.5%

3,292,699

18.7%

Sales and office

1,990

22.4%

4,117,361

23.4%

Farming, fishing, and forestry

223

2.5%

286,585

1.6%

Construction, extraction, and maintenance

832

9.4%

1,314,123

7.5%

Production, transportation, and material moving

1,362

15.3%

1,947,828

11.1%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey, latest 5-Year Estimates