Population density (sq mi)70025691
Median age32.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio2.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)39%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1866%46%43%
Speak English32%56%79%
Speak Spanish65%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Avenal is 173% higher than California
  • The median age in Avenal is 11% lower than California
  • In Avenal 42.72% of the population is White
  • In Avenal 6.70% of the population is Black
  • In Avenal 1.32% of the population is Asian

Compare Avenal, CA Demographics


      Avenal population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.34%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.07%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race3.05%4.62%3.06%
      Other race44.79%13.28%4.75%
      In Avenal, 78.8% 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

      Avenal age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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