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Total population: 22,846 (Urban population: 22,825 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 21 (all nonfarm))

Selma,CA index of house prices


Houses: 5,766 (5,534 occupied: 3,431 owner occupied, 2,103 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

38%
State:

37%

Housing density: 1327 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $361,782.


Median contract rent in 2009: $564 (lower quartile is $464, upper quartile is $722)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $644


Median gross rent in Selma, CA in 2009: $702


Housing units in Selma with a mortgage: 2,187 (375 second mortgage, 166 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 776


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $70,046


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $33,778


Median monthly housing costs: $906





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Selma, California Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $196,544 (it was $92,600 in 2000)
Selma:

$196,544
California:

$384,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $133,145 - $255,338

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $163,671
Here:

$163,671
State:

$521,364

Townhouses or other attached units: $112,626
Here:

$112,626
State:

$436,871

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $80,841
Here:

$80,841
State:

$418,318

Mobile homes: $89,509
Here:

$89,509
State:

$59,450

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $65,725
Here:

$65,725
State:

$63,652

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,228
  • In family households: 17,949 (3,357 male householders, 1,248 female householders)
    3,232 spouses, 7,249 children (6,790 natural, 171 adopted, 288 stepchildren), 667 grandchildren, 466 brothers or sisters, 162 parents, 803 other relatives, 765 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,279 (413 male householders (322 living alone)), 600 female householders (541 living alone)), 266 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 122 (114 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,146 2-persons, 1,059 3-persons, 999 4-persons, 651 5-persons, 270 6-persons, 480 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 863 1-person, 114 2-persons, 7 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 5 6-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons.

3,896 married couples with children.
1,525 single-parent households (388 men, 1,137 women).

44.4% of residents of Selma speak English at home.
51.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (53% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).
2.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (56% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (74% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (89% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 4,695 (24.3%)
(29.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

3.5

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Selma, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 95
  • 3 rooms: 360
  • 4 rooms: 328
  • 5 rooms: 1,056
  • 6 rooms: 978
  • 7 rooms: 383
  • 8 rooms: 117
  • 9 or more rooms: 114
  • 1 room: 130
  • 2 rooms: 285
  • 3 rooms: 300
  • 4 rooms: 628
  • 5 rooms: 442
  • 6 rooms: 217
  • 7 rooms: 61
  • 8 rooms: 25
  • 9 or more rooms: 15
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Selma, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 51
  • 1 bedroom: 297
  • 2 bedrooms: 713
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,826
  • 4 bedrooms: 526
  • 5+ bedrooms: 18
  • no bedroom: 162
  • 1 bedroom: 514
  • 2 bedrooms: 934
  • 3 bedrooms: 417
  • 4 bedrooms: 76
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Selma, California in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 140
  • 1 vehicle: 928
  • 2 vehicles: 1,579
  • 3 vehicles: 563
  • 4 vehicles: 212
  • 5+ vehicles: 9
  • no vehicle: 415
  • 1 vehicle: 903
  • 2 vehicles: 595
  • 3 vehicles: 125
  • 4 vehicles: 58
  • 5+ vehicles: 7

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 197
  • 2000 to 2004: 611
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,637
  • 1980 to 1989: 794
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,235
  • 1960 to 1969: 667
  • 1950 to 1959: 713
  • 1940 to 1949: 386
  • 1939 or earlier: 604

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Selma, CA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Selma, CA:

  • Less than $10,000: 42
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 21
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 19
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 4
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 7
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 19
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 22
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 59
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 67
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 51
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 51
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 96
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 83
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 219
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 433
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 728
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 597
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 885
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 296
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 173
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 69
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 39
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 2
  • $1,000,000 or more: 49
 


Selma rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Selma:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 50
  • $250 to $299: 39
  • $300 to $349: 60
  • $350 to $399: 24
  • $400 to $449: 74
  • $450 to $499: 103
  • $500 to $549: 191
  • $550 to $599: 241
  • $600 to $649: 211
  • $650 to $699: 100
  • $700 to $749: 258
  • $750 to $799: 116
  • $800 to $899: 157
  • $900 to $999: 198
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 217
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 161
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 10
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 139
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 999
  • 1990 to 1994: 944
  • 1985 to 1989: 812
  • 1980 to 1984: 615
  • 1975 to 1979: 320
  • 1970 to 1974: 229
  • 1970 to 1974: 227
  • 1965 to 1969: 549


Selma, CA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 92.5%
Number of people working at home: 132 (1.9% of all workers)


Selma commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 375
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1350
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1018
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 869
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 978
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 509
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 861
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 121
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 157
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 185
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 200
  • 90 or more minutes: 131
 


Selma mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 5,226 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 1,183 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 14 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 29 (0%)
  • Walked: 131 (2%)
  • Other means: 171 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 132 (2%)
 


Selma, CA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 542
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 426
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 528
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 393
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 515
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 425
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 479
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 372
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 254
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 514
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 528
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 381
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 117
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 35
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 50
  • $200,000 or more: 59
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 13233
 English: 537
 German: 503
 United States or American: 426
 Irish: 265
 Danish: 175
 Portuguese: 162
 Italian: 143
 Dutch: 129
 Swedish: 126
 Arab:: 107
 Scotch-Irish: 103
 European: 86
 French (except Basque): 75
 Armenian: 69
 Palestinian: 61
 Norwegian: 51
 Basque: 47
 Scottish: 42
 Arab/Arabic: 41
 Welsh: 32
 Russian: 25
 French Canadian: 16
 Scandinavian: 16
 Swiss: 12
 Canadian: 10
 Greek: 10
 Polish: 10
 Subsaharan African:: 10
 African: 10
 Slovene: 8
 Jamaican: 8
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 8
 Belgian: 7
 Bulgarian: 5
 Syrian: 5
 Pennsylvania German: 4
 British: 3


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



  • Mexico (88%)
  • India (5%)
  • Philippines (1%)
  • Vietnam (1%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (0%)
  • Africa, n.e.c. (0%)
  • Honduras (0%)


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

  • This state: 12279
  • Northeast: 109
  • Midwest: 405
  • South: 1215
  • West: 491

59% of Selma residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 86% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in California.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 449
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 241
  • 5th and 6th grade: 408
  • 7th and 8th grade: 315
  • 9th grade: 162
  • 10th grade: 243
  • 11th grade: 179
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 252
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,177
  • Less than 1 year of college: 322
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 687
  • Associate degree: 392
  • Bachelor's degree: 279
  • Master's degree: 57
  • Professional school degree: 64
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 290
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 260
  • 5th and 6th grade: 298
  • 7th and 8th grade: 405
  • 9th grade: 241
  • 10th grade: 269
  • 11th grade: 225
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 285
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,260
  • Less than 1 year of college: 335
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 845
  • Associate degree: 336
  • Bachelor's degree: 387
  • Master's degree: 55
  • Professional school degree: 21
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 5.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.7%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 6.8%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 33.3%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 22.1%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 17.8%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 21.8%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 10.6%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 22.1%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 16.5%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 21.5%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $46,461
  • Black householders: $73,630
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $33,203
  • Asian householders: $43,645
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $62,159
  • Some other race householders: $43,027
  • Two or more races householders: $35,465
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $41,270
Selma household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Selma household income for Black householders
Selma household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Selma household income for Asian householders
Selma household income for Some other race householders
Selma household income for Two or more races householders
Selma household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Selma marital status for males
Selma marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $222,014
  • Black or African American householders: $252,154
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $171,074
  • Asian householders: $232,202
  • Some other race householders: $186,993
  • Two or more races householders: $238,782
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $187,842

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,211
  • One, attached: 147
  • Two: 110
  • 3 or 4: 134
  • 5 to 9: 96
  • 10 to 19: 119
  • 20 to 49: 180
  • 50 or more: 351
  • Mobile homes: 412
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Median worth of mobile homes: $38,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Selma:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Selma
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (74.6%)
  • Electricity (21.5%)
  • Wood (2.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Utility gas (59.7%)
  • Electricity (38.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)
  • Wood (0.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 89
Here:

2.7%
California:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 28
Here:

2.1%
California:

7.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 146
Here:

15.6%
California:

15.4%

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 (Noninst.)


 

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