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Chowchilla, CA (California) Houses and Residents

Chowchilla,CA index of house prices

Total population: 18,909 (Urban population: 11,014 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 153 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 4,237 (3,771 occupied: 1,786 owner occupied, 2,003 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

53%
State:

46%

Housing density: 597 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $420,349.

Median contract rent in 2016: $444 (lower quartile is $347, upper quartile is $542)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $550


Median gross rent in Chowchilla, CA in 2016: $545

Housing units in Chowchilla with a mortgage: 1,360 (30 second mortgage, 39 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 436

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $57,655

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $45,078

Median monthly housing costs: $962


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Chowchilla, California Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $175,745 (it was $83,000 in 2000)
Chowchilla:

$175,745
California:

$477,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $118,640 - $229,025

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $197,708
Here:

$197,708
State:

$662,746

Townhouses or other attached units: $486,997
Here:

$486,997
State:

$572,965
Median year house/condo built: 2001

Median year apartment built: 1979

Household type by relationship:

Households: 18,352
  • In family households: 10,848 (1,296 male householders, 1,432 female householders)
    1,966 spouses, 4,628 children (4,383 natural, 14 adopted, 223 stepchildren), 345 grandchildren, 234 brothers or sisters, 158 parents, 157 other relatives, 531 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,134 (529 male householders (489 living alone)), 516 female householders (472 living alone)), 104 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 6,109

Size of family households: 765 2-persons, 649 3-persons, 577 4-persons, 496 5-persons, 89 6-persons, 193 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 957 1-person, 88 2-persons.

2,057 married couples with children.
1,166 single-parent households (40 men, 1,126 women).

59.2% of residents of Chowchilla speak English at home.
35.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (38% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 46% don't speak English at all).
1.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (82% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak other language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 2,865 (15.6%)
(29.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.0
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.9
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chowchilla, California:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2272 bedrooms
  • 9653 bedrooms
  • 4914 bedrooms
  • 995+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Chowchilla population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chowchilla, California:

  • 33no bedroom
  • 3311 bedroom
  • 7462 bedrooms
  • 7003 bedrooms
  • 1574 bedrooms
  • 405+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Chowchilla population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Chowchilla in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 47no vehicle
  • 3821 vehicle
  • 5982 vehicles
  • 4233 vehicles
  • 3114 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Chowchilla population

Cars and other vehicles available in Chowchilla in renter-occupied apartments

  • 322no vehicle
  • 8741 vehicle
  • 5492 vehicles
  • 2163 vehicles
  • 74 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Chowchilla population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chowchilla, California:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 83 rooms
  • 1554 rooms
  • 4265 rooms
  • 5496 rooms
  • 2927 rooms
  • 2038 rooms
  • 1299+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Chowchilla population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chowchilla, California:

  • 331 room
  • 1352 rooms
  • 2193 rooms
  • 4534 rooms
  • 4685 rooms
  • 2736 rooms
  • 2447 rooms
  • 438 rooms
  • 1569+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Chowchilla population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Chowchilla, CA household income distribution

  • Chowchilla, CA household income distribution
  • 411Less than $10,000
  • 334$10,000 to $14,999
  • 115$15,000 to $19,999
  • 230$20,000 to $24,999
  • 318$25,000 to $29,999
  • 269$30,000 to $34,999
  • 263$35,000 to $39,999
  • 206$40,000 to $44,999
  • 141$45,000 to $49,999
  • 136$50,000 to $59,999
  • 284$60,000 to $74,999
  • 309$75,000 to $99,999
  • 325$100,000 to $124,999
  • 48$125,000 to $149,999
  • 190$150,000 to $199,999
  • 154$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Chowchilla, CA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Chowchilla, CA
  • 7$15,000 to $19,999
  • 18$30,000 to $34,999
  • 47$50,000 to $59,999
  • 86$60,000 to $69,999
  • 6$70,000 to $79,999
  • 105$80,000 to $89,999
  • 97$90,000 to $99,999
  • 54$100,000 to $124,999
  • 130$125,000 to $149,999
  • 196$150,000 to $174,999
  • 59$175,000 to $199,999
  • 384$200,000 to $249,999
  • 194$250,000 to $299,999
  • 111$300,000 to $399,999
  • 41$400,000 to $499,999
  • 33$500,000 to $749,999
  • 23$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Chowchilla, CA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Chowchilla, CA
  • 38Less than $100
  • 17$100 to $149
  • 81$150 to $199
  • 42$200 to $249
  • 21$400 to $449
  • 48$450 to $499
  • 63$500 to $549
  • 93$550 to $599
  • 139$600 to $649
  • 122$650 to $699
  • 353$700 to $749
  • 97$750 to $799
  • 586$800 to $899
  • 61$900 to $999
  • 105$1,000 to $1,249
  • 79$1,250 to $1,499
  • 73$1,500 to $1,999
  • 29No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 4522010 or later
  • 3112000 to 2009
  • 9821990 to 1999
  • 3071980 to 1989
  • 3441970 to 1979
  • 171Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Chowchilla population
Chowchilla commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 356
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,084
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 613
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 378
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 415
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 176
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 283
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 6
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 47
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 492
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 427
  • 90 or more minutes: 49
Chowchilla, CA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 67.2%
Number of people working at home: 83 (2.1% of all workers)

Chowchilla mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,947 (73%)
  • Carpooled: 688 (17%)
  • Taxi: 121 (3%)
  • Bicycle: 22 (1%)
  • Walked: 133 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 141 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Palestinian: 513
 Irish: 252
 Portuguese: 192
 German: 175
 English: 174
 American: 159
 Italian: 123
 European: 111
 Dutch: 49
 African: 42
 Swedish: 24
 Scandinavian: 23
 Russian: 22
 Arab: 22
 Scottish: 22
 Norwegian: 18
 Iranian: 16
 Croatian: 15
 Nigerian: 15
 Basque: 14
 British: 13
 Finnish: 9
 Czech: 8
 Greek: 8
 Hungarian: 8
 French (except Basque): 7
 Danish: 5
 Egyptian: 4
 German Russian: 4
 Welsh: 4
 Bulgarian: 3
 Scotch-Irish: 3
 Armenian: 3

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 74%Mexico
  • 7%Asia,n.e.c.
  • 3%El Salvador
  • 3%Philippines
  • 1%Nigeria
  • 1%Portugal
  • 1%Yemen

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 13,119
  • Other state: 2,349
  • Northeast: 599
  • Midwest: 516
  • South: 750
  • West: 492

79% of Chowchilla residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 98% lived in California.

Chowchilla:

79.3%
State average:

86.6%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 73
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 129
  • 5th and 6th grade: 81
  • 7th and 8th grade: 257
  • 9th grade: 369
  • 10th grade: 192
  • 11th grade: 251
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 103
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,525
  • Less than 1 year of college: 281
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,146
  • Associate degree: 105
  • Bachelor's degree: 261
  • Master's degree: 66
  • Professional school degree: 24
  • Doctorate degree: 85

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 85
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 131
  • 5th and 6th grade: 254
  • 7th and 8th grade: 372
  • 9th grade: 307
  • 10th grade: 510
  • 11th grade: 683
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 90
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,110
  • Less than 1 year of college: 620
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,788
  • Associate degree: 594
  • Bachelor's degree: 392
  • Master's degree: 58
  • Professional school degree: 34
  • Doctorate degree: 6

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 12.9%Males
  • 6.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 37.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 24.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 14.0%Males
  • 10.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 11.4%Males
  • 7.9%Females
Chowchilla marital status for males
Chowchilla marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,260
  • One, attached: 202
  • Two: 295
  • 3 or 4: 166
  • 5 to 9: 112
  • 20 to 49: 99
  • 50 or more: 66
  • Mobile homes: 75

Median worth of mobile homes: $63,375

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 8 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Chowchilla:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Chowchilla
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (84.9%)
  • Electricity (22.5%)
  • Wood (2.2%)
  • Solar energy (2.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.4%)
  • Electricity (56.8%)
  • Utility gas (46.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 12
Here:

0.7%
California:

7.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 133
Here:

12.4%
California:

7.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 84
Here:

9.2%
California:

15.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)