Fortuna, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
12,135
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
18.7%
Median Home
$280,200
Median Income
$46,025
Median Rent
$925

Fortuna SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

Fortuna, CA Crime Report

420
Total Crimes
3,419.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
45.75%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Fortuna
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 420 3,419.4 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 57 464.1 442.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 4 32.6 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 48 390.8 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 363 2,955.3 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 87 708.3 369.7 314.2
Larceny 230 1,872.5 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 46 374.5 427.6 246.0

Fortuna, CA Cost Of Living

119
Fortuna's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Fortuna California National Average
Overall 119 140 100
Services 114 112 100
Groceries 106 113 100
Health 120 115 100
Housing 120 198 100
Transportation 132 134 100
Utilities 108 126 100

Fortuna, CA Photos

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Rankings for Fortuna in California

Map Of Fortuna, CA

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4

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Population over time in Fortuna

Year Population % Change
2020 12,135 0.1%
2019 12,117 1.1%
2018 11,981 0.5%
2017 11,917 0.1%
2016 11,904 0.3%
2015 11,863 0.1%
2014 11,851 0.2%
2013 11,830 0.7%
2012 11,753 0.9%
2011 11,646 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fortuna

White
69.3% (8,415)
African American
0.7% (79)
American Indian
1.6% (198)
Asian
0.4% (47)
Hawaiian
0.6% (69)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
4.3% (524)
Hispanic
23.0% (2,792)
Race Fortuna CA USA
White 69.3% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 0.7% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 1.6% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 0.4% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.3% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 23.0% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Fortuna

Female
51.4% (6,232)
Male
48.6% (5,902)
Gender Fortuna CA USA
Female 51.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fortuna for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (849)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (970)
High School / GED
28.0% (3,397)
Some College
27.0% (3,276)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,092)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (2,062)
Master's Degree
3.0% (364)
Professional Degree
1.0% (121)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Fortuna CA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fortuna, California

Less than $10,000
8.7% (105,410)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (79,057)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.7% (153,766)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (143,788)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (176,281)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (181,654)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (153,254)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (144,299)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (53,728)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (22,259)
Income Fortuna CA USA
Less than $10,000 8.7% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.7% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 13.3% 8.3%

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