Glenn County, CA

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2022 Population
28,657
0.0628% 1-year decline
US Senator
Alex Padilla
Democratic Party
US Senator
Laphonza Butler
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
35.8
0.845% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
15.3%
1.28% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$64,033
13.7% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$295,400
12.5% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Glenn County, CA had a population of 28.7k people with a median age of 35.8 and a median household income of $64,033. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Glenn County, CA declined from 28,675 to 28,657, a −0.0628% decrease and its median household income grew from $56,332 to $64,033, a 13.7% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Glenn County, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.6%), White (Hispanic) (17.9%), Other (Hispanic) (14.1%), Two+ (Hispanic) (9.9%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.44%).

None of the households in Glenn County, CA 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.

90.9% of the residents in Glenn County, CA are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Glenn County, CA was $295,400, and the homeownership rate was 60.6%.

Most people in Glenn County, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Glenn County, CA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Glenn County, CA is home to a population of 28.7k people, from which 90.9% are citizens. As of 2022, 15.1% of Glenn County, CA residents were born outside of the country (4.32k people).

In 2022, there were 2.77 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (14.2k people) in Glenn County, CA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.13k White (Hispanic) and 4.05k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

90.9%
2022 Citizenship
90.1%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 90.9% of Glenn County, CA residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Glenn County, CA was 90.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Glenn County, CA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    14.2k ± 56
  2. White (Hispanic)
    5.13k ± 964
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    4.05k ± 872
43.3%
Hispanic Population
12.4k people

In 2022, there were 2.77 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (14.2k people) in Glenn County, CA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.13k White (Hispanic) and 4.05k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

43.3% of the people in Glenn County, CA are hispanic (12.4k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Glenn County, CA as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

15.1%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
4.32k people
16%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
4.6k people

As of 2022, 15.1% of Glenn County, CA residents (4.32k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Glenn County, CA was 16%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    417 ± 132
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    195 ± 98
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    179 ± 106

Glenn County, CA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.14 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Glenn County, CA employs 12.5k people. The largest industries in Glenn County, CA are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (2,053 people), Retail Trade (1,626 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,282 people), and the highest paying industries are Public Administration ($61,510), Utilities ($61,333), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($59,268).

Occupations

12.5k
2022 Value
± 851
2.66%
1 Year growth
± 9.56%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Glenn County, CA grew at a rate of 2.66%, from 12.2k employees to 12.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Glenn County, CA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,529 people), Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (1,379 people), and Production Occupations (1,143 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Glenn County, CA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

12.5k
2022 Value
± 851
2.66%
1 Year growth
± 9.56%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Glenn County, CA grew at a rate of 2.66%, from 12.2k employees to 12.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Glenn County, CA, are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (2,053 people), Retail Trade (1,626 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,282 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Glenn County, CA, though some of these residents may live in Glenn County, CA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$40,274
Median earning men ± $2,178
$31,761
Median earning women ± $2,012

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Public Administration ($91,071), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($69,063), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($62,721).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($50,185), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($48,352), and Construction ($48,162).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.57%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 17.9M people employed in California. This represents a 2.57% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 14%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in California.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 131
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 112
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 103
    Manufacturing

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Glenn County, CA went to Donald J. Trump with 62.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (35.4%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.13%).

Alex Padilla and Laphonza Butler are the senators currently representing the state of California. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

California is currently represented by 52 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from California

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Alex Padilla
Senator from California3
Assumed office on January 20, 2021
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Kamala Harris, who had become Vice President of the United States.
Laphonza Butler
Senator from California1
Assumed office on October 3, 2023
Appointed to the seat following the death of Dianne Feinstein.

Alex Padilla and Laphonza Butler are the senators currently representing California.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from California

California is currently represented by 52 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for California have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 2.08% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 2.26% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were Some college (6.9M), High School or Equivalent (6.8M), and Bachelors Degree (6.36M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Glenn County, CA was $295,400 in 2022, which is 1.05 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $262,600 to $295,400, a 12.5% increase. The homeownership rate in Glenn County, CA is 60.6%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Glenn County, CA have an average commute time of 21.7 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Glenn County, CA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Glenn County, CA is $64,033. In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Glenn County, CA was Census Tract 103 with a value of $80,625, followed by Census Tract 105.02 and Census Tract 102, with respective values of $77,292 and $71,280.

Property

$295,400
Median Property Value 2022
±$16,334
$5,906
Median Property Taxes
±$506

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Glenn County, CA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

60.6%
Homeownership
2022
72.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 60.6% of the housing units in Glenn County, CA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 60.9%.

This chart shows the percentage of owner in Glenn County, CA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 103
  2. Census Tract 105.02
  3. Census Tract 102

In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Glenn County, CA was Census Tract 103 with a value of $80,625, followed by Census Tract 105.02 and Census Tract 102, with respective values of $77,292 and $71,280.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Glenn County, CA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$64,033
Median Household Income
± $3,963
9.74k
Number of Households
± 703

In 2022, the median household income of the 9.74k households in Glenn County, CA grew to $64,033 from the previous year's value of $56,332.

The following chart displays the households in Glenn County, CA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Glenn County, CA is from California.
0.498
2022 Wage GINI in California
0.497
2021 Wage GINI in California

In 2022, the income inequality in California was 0.498 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.107% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for California was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in California in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (76%)
  2. Carpooled (11.4%)
  3. Worked At Home (7.37%)

In 2022, 76% of workers in Glenn County, CA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (11.4%) and those who worked at home (7.37%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

21.7 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Glenn County, CA have a shorter commute time (21.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 2.39% of the workforce in Glenn County, CA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Glenn County, CA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Glenn County, CA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

15.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Glenn County, CA (4.34k out of 28.4k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males < 5, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 55 - 64.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Glenn County, CA is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

89.1% of the population of Glenn County, CA has health coverage, with 35.6% on employee plans, 28.3% on Medicaid, 12.3% on Medicare, 12.6% on non-group plans, and 0.313% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Glenn County, CA see 7098 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.23% increase from the previous year (7012 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1286 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 884 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.1% were men and 49.9% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

7,098 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Glenn County, CA

Primary care physicians in Glenn County, CA see an average of 7,098 patients per year. This represents a 1.23% increase from the previous year (7,012 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Glenn County, CA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 28.9% under 18 years, 19.8% between 18 and 34 years, 34.5% between 35 and 64 years, and 16.8% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.1% were men and 49.9% were women.

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Uninsured People

10.9%
Uninsured
35.6%
Employer Coverage
28.3%
Medicaid
12.3%
Medicare
12.6%
Non-Group
0.313%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Glenn County, CA grew by 8.76% from 10% to 10.9%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Glenn County, CA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 70 in Glenn County, CA.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 32.3% in Glenn County, CA.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 12.4% in Glenn County, CA.

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