Salida, CA

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Population

14,424

3.78% growth

Poverty Rate

9.52%


Median Age

31.6


Median Household Income

$72,140

0.709% growth

Number of Employees

6,516

2.07% decline

Median Property Value

$241,600

11.4% growth

About

In 2017, Salida, CA had a population of 14.4k people with a median age of 31.6 and a median household income of $72,140. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Salida, CA grew from 13,898 to 14,424, a 3.78% increase and its median household income grew from $71,632 to $72,140, a 0.709% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salida, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (39.8%), White (Hispanic) (28.5%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (18.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.85%), and Two or More Races (Hispanic) (3.78%). N/A% of the people in Salida, CA speak a non-English language, and 87.7% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Salida, CA are Brightwood College-Modesto (268 degrees awarded in 2017) and Computer Tutor Business and Technical Institute (134 degrees).

The median property value in Salida, CA is $241,600, and the homeownership rate is 72.7%. Most people in Salida, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 33.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Salida, CA is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Economy

The economy of Salida, CA employs 6.52k people. The largest industries in Salida, CA are Retail Trade (1,183 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (847 people), and Manufacturing (689 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($103,889), Public Administration ($67,193), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($56,473).

Median household income in Salida, CA is $72,140. Males in Salida, CA have an average income that is 1.26 times higher than the average income of females, which is $57,252. The income inequality in Salida, CA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.5, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$72,140

2017 value

± $8,277

0.709%

1 Year Growth

± 14.1%

Households in Salida, CA have a median annual income of $72,140, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $71,632 in 2016, which represents a 0.709% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$72,235

Average Male Salary

± $699

$57,252

Average Female Salary

± $582

In 2017, full-time male employees in California made 1.26 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $65,946 ± $1,081

  2. White

    $59,925 ± $556

  3. Two or More Races

    $49,289 ± $1,826

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of California workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.1 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in California by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Salida, CA is from California.

0.5

2017 Wage GINI

0.5

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in California was 0.5 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.16% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for California was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in California in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in California across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 40

  2. Census Tract 5.10

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Salida, CA was Census Tract 40 with a value of $80,625, followed by Census Tract 5.10 and N/A, with respective values of $59,712 and N/A.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

9.52% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Salida, CA (1.35k out of 14.2k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females < 5.

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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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. Hispanic

    1,013 ± 316

  2. White

    653 ± 219

  3. Two Or More

    351 ± 213

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Salida, CA is Hispanic, followed by White 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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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

6.52k

2017 Value

± 759

-2.07%

1 Year decline

± 16.6%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Salida, CA declined at a rate of -2.07%, from 6.65k employees to 6.52k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Salida, CA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (769 people), Sales & Related Occupations (764 people), and Management Occupations (584 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Salida, CA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Salida, CA, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (769 people), Sales & Related Occupations (764 people), and Management Occupations (584 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Salida, CA has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (5.48 times higher than expected), Material Moving Occupations (1.98 times), and Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (1.91 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Salida, CA, by median earnings, are Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($93,672), Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Occupations ($93,047), and Management Occupations ($80,408).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

6.52k

2017 Value

± 759

-2.07%

1 Year decline

± 16.6%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Salida, CA declined at a rate of -2.07%, from 6.65k employees to 6.52k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Salida, CA, are Retail Trade (1,183 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (847 people), and Manufacturing (689 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Salida, CA, though some of these residents may live in Salida, CA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Salida, CA, by number of employees, are Retail Trade (1,183 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (847 people), and Manufacturing (689 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Salida, CA has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (2.71 times higher than expected), Wholesale Trade (1.84 times), and Construction (1.6 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Salida, CA, by median earnings, are Utilities ($103,889), Public Administration ($67,193), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($56,473).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from California to other states, or from other states to California.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $232B

  2. $172B

  3. $136B

In 2015, the top outbound California product (by dollars) was Electronics with $232B, followed by Mixed freight ($172B) and Gasoline ($136B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound California products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$1.7T

2020 Value

$2.48T

Projected 2045 Value

46.3% growth

In 2020, total outbound California trade was $1.7T. This is expected to increase 46.3% to $2.48T by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound California trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from California to other states, or from other states to California.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $71.8B

  2. $46.9B

  3. $34B

In 2015, the top outbound California domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Texas with $71.8B, followed by Arizona with $46.9B and Washington and $34B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that California shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

94.1% of the population of Salida, CA has health coverage, with 52.6% on employee plans, 26.1% on Medicaid, 4.58% on Medicare, 9.59% on non-group plans, and 1.25% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Salida, CA was $7,549 in 2014. This is a 4.04% increase from the previous year ($7,256).

Primary care physicians in Salida, CA see 1525 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.62% increase from the previous year (1486 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1641 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 545 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Tehama County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (10.6%). Additionally, Tulare County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (33.4%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,525 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Stanislaus County, CA see an average of 1,525 patients per year. This represents a 2.62% increase from the previous year (1,486 patients).

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

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$7,549

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,735

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$5,368

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,833

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in California (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.04%, from $7,256 to $7,549.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.88%

Uninsured

52.6%

Employer Coverage

26.1%

Medicaid

4.58%

Medicare

9.59%

Non-Group

1.25%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Salida, CA declined by 16.6% from 7.05% to 5.88%.

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

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 10.6% prevalence

  2. 10.5% prevalence

  3. 10.3% prevalence

Tehama County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in California, at 10.6%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in California by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Salida, CA is home to a population of 14.4k people, from which 87.7% are citizens. As of 2017, 21.8% of Salida, CA residents were born outside of the country (3.15k people).

In 2017, there were 1.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.74k people) in Salida, CA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.1k White (Hispanic) and 2.63k Some Other Race (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Age

Age by Nativity

28

Median Native-Born Age

± 1.5

42

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 3.1

In 2017, the median age of all people in Salida, CA was 31.6. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 28, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 42. But people in Salida, CA are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Salida, CA residents was 31.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

21.8%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

3.15k people

21%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

2.92k people

As of 2017, 21.8% of Salida, CA residents (3.15k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Salida, CA was 21%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    4,212,695 ± 47,591 people

  2. Philippines

    836,199 ± 22,209 people

  3. China

    612,429 ± 19,062 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of California was Mexico, the natal country of 4,212,695 California residents, followed by Philippines with 836,199 and China with 612,429.

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Citizenship

87.7%

2017 Citizenship

86.4%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 87.7% of Salida, CA residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Salida, CA was 86.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Salida, CA

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

    5.74k ± 716

  2. White (Hispanic)

    4.1k ± 953

  3. Some Other Race (Hispanic)

    2.63k ± 978

In 2017, there were 1.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.74k people) in Salida, CA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.1k White (Hispanic) and 2.63k Some Other Race (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

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

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    303 ± 139

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    86 ± 75

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    30 ± 45

Salida, CA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.52 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2017, universities in Salida, CA awarded 402 degrees. The student population of Salida, CA is skewed towards women, with 57 male students and 343 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Salida, CA are Hispanic or Latino (221 and 55%), followed by White (110 and 27.4%), Unknown (39 and 9.7%), and Asian (20 and 4.98%).

The largest universities in Salida, CA by number of degrees awarded are Brightwood College-Modesto (268 and 66.7%) and Computer Tutor Business and Technical Institute (134 and 33.3%).

The most popular majors in Salida, CA are Medical Assistant (109 and 27.1%), Dental Assisting (65 and 16.2%), and Medical Administrative Assistant (53 and 13.2%).

The median tuition costs in Salida, CA are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 65 degrees awarded

  2. 26 degrees awarded

  3. 109 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Salida, CA was Dental Assisting with 65 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Salida, CA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 268 degrees awarded

  2. 134 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2017, the Salida, CA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Brightwood College-Modesto with 268 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

39

Degrees Awarded to Men

363

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 39 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Salida, CA, which is 0.107 times less than the 363 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Salida, CA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    221 degrees awarded

  2. White

    110 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    39 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Salida, CA were to Hispanic or Latino students. These 221 degrees mean that there were 2.01 times more Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 110 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Salida, CA was $241,600 in 2017, which is 1.05 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $216,800 to $241,600, a 11.4% increase. The homeownership rate in Salida, CA is 72.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Salida, CA have an average commute time of 33.8 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Salida, CA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$241,600

2017 Median

± $13,449

$216,800

2016 Median

± $13,290

In 2017, the median property value in Salida, CA grew to to $241,600 from the previous year's value of $216,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Salida, CA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Salida, CA the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

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$72,140

Median Household Income

± $8,277

4.26k

Number of Households

± 541

In 2017, the median household income of the 4.26k households in Salida, CA grew to $72,140 from the previous year's value of $71,632.

The following chart displays the households in Salida, 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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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Salida, CA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Salida, CA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

72.7%

2017 Homeownership

73.4%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 72.7% of the housing units in Salida, CA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 73.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Salida, CA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

33.8 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Salida, CA have a longer commute time (33.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 9.45% of the workforce in Salida, CA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    74.7%

  2. Carpooled

    17.7%

  3. Worked At Home

    3.28%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Salida, CA was Drove Alone (74.7%), followed by those who Carpooled (17.7%) and those who Worked At Home (3.28%).

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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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Salida, CA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Salida, CA have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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