Shafter, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
19,743
Unemployment
9.0%
Poverty
23.4%
Median Home
$194,000
Median Income
$47,433
Median Rent
$949

Shafter SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
8.5

Shafter, CA Crime Report

513
Total Crimes
2,466.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
5.13%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Shafter
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 513 2,466.5 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 48 230.8 442.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 16 76.9 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 29 139.4 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 465 2,235.7 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 129 620.2 369.7 314.2
Larceny 231 1,110.6 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 105 504.8 427.6 246.0

Shafter, CA Cost Of Living

106
Shafter's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Shafter California National Average
Overall 106 140 100
Services 104 112 100
Groceries 104 113 100
Health 110 115 100
Housing 84 198 100
Transportation 130 134 100
Utilities 165 126 100

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Rankings for Shafter in California

Map Of Shafter, CA

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Population over time in Shafter

Year Population % Change
2020 19,743 4.3%
2019 18,923 2.7%
2018 18,433 3.6%
2017 17,801 1.6%
2016 17,513 1.5%
2015 17,261 1.0%
2014 17,088 0.9%
2013 16,940 1.4%
2012 16,709 2.0%
2011 16,378 -

Race / Ethnicity in Shafter

White
12.8% (2,520)
African American
1.9% (379)
American Indian
0.1% (25)
Asian
0.6% (113)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (79)
Hispanic
84.2% (16,627)
Race Shafter CA USA
White 12.8% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 1.9% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 0.6% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.4% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 84.2% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Shafter

Female
51.1% (10,094)
Male
48.9% (9,649)
Gender Shafter CA USA
Female 51.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Shafter for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
25.0% (4,935)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (2,764)
High School / GED
27.0% (5,330)
Some College
17.0% (3,356)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (987)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,776)
Master's Degree
2.0% (394)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (197)
Education Shafter CA USA
< 9th Grade 25.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Shafter, California

Less than $10,000
8.2% (162,302)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (138,343)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (229,542)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (229,929)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.3% (243,454)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.9% (393,777)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (251,183)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (214,085)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (64,921)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (46,758)
Income Shafter CA USA
Less than $10,000 8.2% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.3% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.9% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 13.3% 8.3%

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