Barstow, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Barstow, California Info Snack

Population
23,547
Unemployment
9.3%
Poverty
30.4%
Median Home
$130,100
Median Income
$42,912
Median Rent
$812

Barstow SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
4
Commute
6

Barstow, CA Crime Report

1,203
Total Crimes
5,004.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
113.30%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Barstow
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,203 5,004.0 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 275 1,143.9 442.0 387.8
Murder 3 12.5 5.6 6.5
Robbery 69 287.0 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 192 798.6 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 928 3,860.1 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 347 1,443.4 369.7 314.2
Larceny 395 1,643.0 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 186 773.7 427.6 246.0

Barstow, CA Cost Of Living

97
Barstow's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Barstow California National Average
Overall 97 140 100
Services 111 112 100
Groceries 115 113 100
Health 107 115 100
Housing 61 198 100
Transportation 137 134 100
Utilities 87 126 100

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Rankings for Barstow in California

Map Of Barstow, CA

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Population over time in Barstow

Year Population % Change
2020 23,547 -1.1%
2019 23,812 0.9%
2018 23,609 0.7%
2017 23,438 0.7%
2016 23,281 0.7%
2015 23,110 0.9%
2014 22,909 0.3%
2013 22,836 -0.3%
2012 22,913 -0.3%
2011 22,983 -

Race / Ethnicity in Barstow

White
23.5% (5,527)
African American
16.1% (3,788)
American Indian
1.3% (313)
Asian
2.5% (580)
Hawaiian
2.2% (518)
Other
0.2% (43)
Two Or More
9.4% (2,221)
Hispanic
44.8% (10,557)
Race Barstow CA USA
White 23.5% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 16.1% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 1.3% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 2.5% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 2.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 9.4% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 44.8% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Barstow

Female
53.3% (12,542)
Male
46.7% (11,005)
Gender Barstow CA USA
Female 53.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Barstow for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,412)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (3,296)
High School / GED
27.0% (6,357)
Some College
31.0% (7,299)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (2,825)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (1,648)
Master's Degree
3.0% (706)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Barstow CA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Barstow, California

Less than $10,000
10.4% (245,101)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (198,676)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.5% (246,254)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.1% (332,472)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (300,753)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.9% (491,067)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (278,838)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.6% (154,846)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (56,805)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (49,885)
Income Barstow CA USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.5% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.1% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.9% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.6% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 13.3% 8.3%

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