porterville Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,582 26.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 8,238 32.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 6,956 27.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,335 9.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,061 4.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 16,840 66.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,769 11.0 % 11.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 55,218 - -
19 years old and under 20,310 36.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 18,916 34.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 10,204 18.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,788 10.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 22,537 47.4 % 84.6 %
Spanish 24,886 52.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 78 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,261 35.1 % 33.5 %
Married 8,664 48.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 592 3.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,342 13.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 17,063 - -
Occupied Housing Units 15,821 92.7 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,242 7.3 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 12,303 72.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 264 1.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 889 5.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,180 6.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 565 3.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 169 1.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 624 3.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,054 6.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 15 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,438 20.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,816 16.5 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,544 20.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,980 11.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,750 10.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,087 6.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,552 20.8 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 11,835 69.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 236 1.4 % 4.1 %
Wood 35 0.2 % 1.8 %
Solar 22 0.1 % 0.1 %
None 141 0.8 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 43,586 82.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 510 1.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 842 1.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 2,901 5.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 5,070 9.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 38,456 55,775
Median Family Income 40,798 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 15,934 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.57 %
  • Temperature 61.37 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.08 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 16.5
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 2.86 %
6.0 0.35 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com