Porterville, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Porterville, California Info Snack

Population
59,056
Unemployment
12.5%
Poverty
23.1%
Median Home
$182,100
Median Income
$44,095
Median Rent
$943

Porterville SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
3
Commute
8

Porterville, CA Crime Report

1,252
Total Crimes
2,095.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-10.69%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Porterville
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,252 2,095.2 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 236 394.9 442.0 387.8
Murder 3 5.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 42 70.3 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 166 277.8 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 1,016 1,700.2 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 223 373.2 369.7 314.2
Larceny 620 1,037.5 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 173 289.5 427.6 246.0

Porterville, CA Cost Of Living

108
Porterville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Porterville California National Average
Overall 108 140 100
Services 104 112 100
Groceries 102 113 100
Health 109 115 100
Housing 88 198 100
Transportation 127 134 100
Utilities 168 126 100

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Rankings for Porterville in California

Map Of Porterville, CA

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Population over time in Porterville

Year Population % Change
2020 59,056 -1.2%
2019 59,797 1.7%
2018 58,782 0.5%
2017 58,472 5.9%
2016 55,218 0.5%
2015 54,949 0.8%
2014 54,534 0.9%
2013 54,038 0.9%
2012 53,531 1.5%
2011 52,762 -

Race / Ethnicity in Porterville

White
22.7% (13,423)
African American
0.3% (200)
American Indian
0.9% (507)
Asian
4.7% (2,752)
Hawaiian
0.3% (163)
Other
0.7% (425)
Two Or More
1.8% (1,092)
Hispanic
68.6% (40,494)
Race Porterville CA USA
White 22.7% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 0.3% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.9% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 4.7% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.8% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 68.6% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Porterville

Female
49.4% (29,164)
Male
50.6% (29,891)
Gender Porterville CA USA
Female 49.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Porterville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
19.0% (11,220)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (6,496)
High School / GED
26.0% (15,354)
Some College
23.0% (13,582)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (5,315)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (5,315)
Master's Degree
2.0% (1,181)
Professional Degree
1.0% (590)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Porterville CA USA
< 9th Grade 19.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Porterville, California

Less than $10,000
6.0% (356,698)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.0% (471,136)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.1% (950,972)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (536,720)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (996,814)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (904,126)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (613,012)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (640,785)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.9% (292,117)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (143,214)
Income Porterville CA USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.0% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.1% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.9% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 13.3% 8.3%

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