Fortuna, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Fortuna, California Info Snack

Population
12,210
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
16.9%
Median Home
$283,400
Median Income
$46,193
Median Rent
$912

Fortuna SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9

Fortuna, CA Crime Report

345
Total Crimes
2,801.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
13.09%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Fortuna
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 345 2,801.0 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 28 227.3 441.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 9 73.1 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 17 138.0 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 317 2,573.7 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 50 405.9 386.1 340.5
Larceny 231 1,875.5 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 36 292.3 358.8 219.9

Fortuna, CA Cost Of Living

116
Fortuna's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Fortuna California National Average
Overall 116 140 100
Services 107 111 100
Groceries 121 118 100
Health 117 113 100
Housing 121 196 100
Transportation 134 128 100
Utilities 102 118 100

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
2019 12,210 0.8%
2018 12,117 1.1%
2017 11,981 0.5%
2016 11,917 0.1%
2015 11,904 0.3%
2014 11,863 0.1%
2013 11,851 0.2%
2012 11,830 0.7%
2011 11,753 0.9%
2010 11,646 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fortuna

White
71.1% (8,685)
African American
0.3% (39)
American Indian
2.0% (247)
Asian
0.6% (72)
Hawaiian
0.5% (60)
Other
0.1% (9)
Two Or More
3.9% (480)
Hispanic
21.4% (2,618)
Race Fortuna CA USA
White 71.1% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 0.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 2.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 21.4% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Fortuna

Female
52.9% (6,464)
Male
47.1% (5,746)
Gender Fortuna CA USA
Female 52.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fortuna for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (366)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (976)
High School / GED
28.0% (3,418)
Some College
30.0% (3,663)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,343)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,953)
Master's Degree
3.0% (366)
Professional Degree
1.0% (122)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Fortuna CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 30.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fortuna, California

Less than $10,000
7.9% (96,522)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (77,064)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (176,403)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (124,429)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (198,678)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (215,576)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (144,400)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (105,483)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.6% (56,070)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (26,370)
Income Fortuna CA USA
Less than $10,000 7.9% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.6% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 12.2% 7.7%

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