In 2017, Chico, CA had a population of 225k people with a median age of 36.9 and a median household income of $46,516. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Chico, CA grew from 223,877 to 225,207, a 0.594% increase and its median household income grew from $44,366 to $46,516, a 4.85% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chico, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.9%), White (Hispanic) (9.34%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (4.47%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.37%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (4.12%). N/A% of the people in Chico, CA speak a non-English language, and 96.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chico, CA are California State University-Chico (4,298 degrees awarded in 2017), Butte College (2,822 degrees), and Butte County Regional Occupational Program (104 degrees).
The median property value in Chico, CA is $238,200, and the homeownership rate is 59%. Most people in Chico, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Chico, CA is 2 cars per household.