Population density (sq mi)76125691
Median age37.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%46%43%
Speak English95%56%79%
Speak Spanish3%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Yreka is 197% higher than California
  • The median age in Yreka is 3% higher than California
  • In Yreka 82.81% of the population is White
  • In Yreka 0.41% of the population is Black
  • In Yreka 0.78% of the population is Asian

Compare Yreka, CA Demographics


      Yreka population breakdown by race

      American Indian6.25%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.38%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race7.28%4.62%3.06%
      Other race2.09%13.28%4.75%
      In Yreka, 10.0% 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

      Yreka age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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