StatisticMojaveCaliforniaNational
Population4,23939,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7325691
Median age32.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%46%43%
Speak English68%56%79%
Speak Spanish30%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Mojave is 72% lower than California
  • The median age in Mojave is 11% lower than California
  • In Mojave 54.73% of the population is White
  • In Mojave 19.89% of the population is Black
  • In Mojave 0.35% of the population is Asian

Compare Mojave, CA Demographics

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      Mojave population breakdown by race

      RaceMojaveCaliforniaNational
      White54.73%61.26%73.35%
      Black19.89%5.85%12.63%
      Asian0.35%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.31%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.90%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race1.72%4.62%3.06%
      Other race22.10%13.28%4.75%
      In Mojave, 44.9% 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

      Mojave age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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