Atwater demographics profile

StatisticAtwaterCaliforniaNational
Population28,90638,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,72625691
Median age30.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1858%46%43%
Speak English52%56%79%
Speak Spanish42%29%13%
Atwater, CA has a population of 28,906 and is the 1,484th largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,726 per sq mi which is 1746% higher than the California average and 5116% higher than the national average. The median age in Atwater is 30 which is approximately 16% lower than the California average of 36. In Atwater, 51% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 52% speak English and 42% speak Spanish. 62% of Atwater residents were born in California, 14% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 22% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Atwater is 1746% higher than California.
  • The median age in Atwater is 16% lower than California.
  • In Atwater 58.53% of the population is White.
  • In Atwater 3.14% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Atwater 5.23% of the population is Asian.

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Atwater population breakdown by race

RaceAtwaterCaliforniaNational
White58.53%61.26%73.35%
Black or African American3.14%5.85%12.63%
Asian5.23%13.85%5.22%
American Indian0.84%0.74%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
Mixed race4.19%4.62%3.06%
Other race28.07%13.28%4.75%
In Atwater, 55.2% 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.

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