Living in Porterville, CA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Porterville, California Info Snack

Population
59,697
Unemployment
12.4%
Poverty
27.5%
Median Home
$172,500
Median Income
$43,823
Median Rent
$941

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

1,489
Total Crimes
2,473.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.15%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Porterville
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,489 2,473.1 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 192 318.9 441.2 366.7
Murder 2 3.3 4.3 5.0
Robbery 47 78.1 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 136 225.9 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,297 2,154.2 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 213 353.8 386.1 340.5
Larceny 835 1,386.8 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 249 413.6 358.8 219.9

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 110 111 100
Groceries 110 118 100
Health 107 113 100
Housing 86 196 100
Transportation 123 128 100
Utilities 146 118 100

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Map Of Porterville, CA

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Population over time in Porterville

Year Population % Change
2019 59,697 -0.2%
2018 59,797 1.7%
2017 58,782 0.5%
2016 58,472 5.9%
2015 55,218 0.5%
2014 54,949 0.8%
2013 54,534 0.9%
2012 54,038 0.9%
2011 53,531 1.5%
2010 52,762 -

Race / Ethnicity in Porterville

White
25.6% (15,308)
African American
0.4% (266)
American Indian
0.6% (359)
Asian
5.0% (2,956)
Hawaiian
0.3% (184)
Other
0.8% (487)
Two Or More
1.6% (968)
Hispanic
65.6% (39,169)
Race Porterville CA USA
White 25.6% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 0.4% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 5.0% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 65.6% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Porterville

Female
49.5% (29,558)
Male
50.5% (30,138)
Gender Porterville CA USA
Female 49.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Porterville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
19.0% (11,342)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (6,566)
High School / GED
27.0% (16,118)
Some College
24.0% (14,327)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (4,775)
Bachelor's Degree
8.0% (4,775)
Master's Degree
2.0% (1,193)
Professional Degree
1.0% (596)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Porterville CA USA
< 9th Grade 19.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 8.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Porterville, California

Less than $10,000
7.7% (460,887)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.7% (576,282)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (858,705)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (571,084)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (907,219)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (919,348)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (578,361)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.1% (724,944)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (223,859)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (149,008)
Income Porterville CA USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.7% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.1% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 12.2% 7.7%

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