In 2020, California had a population of 39.3M people with a median age of 36.7 and a median household income of $78,672. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of California grew from 39.3M to 39.3M, a 0.159% increase and its median household income grew from $75,235 to $78,672, a 4.57% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in California are White (Non-Hispanic) (36.5%), White (Hispanic) (19.5%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (14.6%), Other (Hispanic) (14%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.44%).
43.9% of the households in California reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
87.5% of the residents in California are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in California are University of Southern California (17,749 degrees awarded in 2021), University of California-Berkeley (14,685 degrees), and University of California-Los Angeles (110662) (14,587 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in California was $538,500, and the homeownership rate was 55.3%.
Most people in California drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.8 minutes. The average car ownership in California was 2 cars per household.