StatisticAlta SierraCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)79825691
Median age51.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1828%46%43%
Speak English94%56%79%
Speak Spanish3%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Alta Sierra is 212% higher than California
  • The median age in Alta Sierra is 43% higher than California
  • In Alta Sierra 95.35% of the population is White
  • In Alta Sierra 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Alta Sierra 1.08% of the population is Asian

Compare Alta Sierra, CA Demographics


      Alta Sierra population breakdown by race

      RaceAlta SierraCaliforniaNational
      American Indian0.00%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race2.68%4.62%3.06%
      Other race0.89%13.28%4.75%
      In Alta Sierra, 3.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Alta Sierra age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Alta Sierra, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).