Population density (sq mi)18125691
Median age54.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)70%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1832%46%43%
Speak English97%56%79%
Speak Spanish2%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Occidental is 29% lower than California
  • The median age in Occidental is 50% higher than California
  • In Occidental 92.20% of the population is White
  • In Occidental 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Occidental 2.56% of the population is Asian

Compare Occidental, CA Demographics


      Occidental population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race5.23%4.62%3.06%
      Other race0.00%13.28%4.75%
      In Occidental, 0.0% 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

      Occidental age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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