Population density (sq mi)1,63425691
Median age35.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)41%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1856%46%43%
Speak English60%56%79%
Speak Spanish35%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Chowchilla is 538% higher than California
  • The median age in Chowchilla is 2% lower than California
  • In Chowchilla 65.34% of the population is White
  • In Chowchilla 10.22% of the population is Black
  • In Chowchilla 1.69% of the population is Asian

Compare Chowchilla, CA Demographics


      Chowchilla population breakdown by race

      American Indian2.63%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.46%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race5.20%4.62%3.06%
      Other race14.47%13.28%4.75%
      In Chowchilla, 45.2% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Chowchilla age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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