San Joaquin County, CA

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2022 Population
779,445
1.04% 1-year growth
US Senator
Alex Padilla
Democratic Party
US Senator
Laphonza Butler
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
34.8
0.578% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
12.9%
4.8% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$82,837
10.5% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$462,000
18% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
338,625
3.4% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, San Joaquin County, CA had a population of 779k people with a median age of 34.8 and a median household income of $82,837. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of San Joaquin County, CA grew from 771,406 to 779,445, a 1.04% increase and its median household income grew from $74,962 to $82,837, a 10.5% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in San Joaquin County, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (28.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (16.7%), Two+ (Hispanic) (14.2%), White (Hispanic) (13.4%), and Other (Hispanic) (13.3%).

None of the households in San Joaquin 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.

88.4% of the residents in San Joaquin County, CA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in San Joaquin County, CA are San Joaquin Delta College (122658) (4,179 degrees awarded in 2022), University of the Pacific (1,840 degrees), and UEI College-Stockton (440 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in San Joaquin County, CA was $462,000, and the homeownership rate was 60%.

Most people in San Joaquin County, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 35.2 minutes. The average car ownership in San Joaquin County, CA was 2 cars per household.

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Population & Diversity

San Joaquin County, CA is home to a population of 779k people, from which 88.4% are citizens. As of 2022, 24% of San Joaquin County, CA residents were born outside of the country (187k people).

In 2022, there were 1.72 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (224k people) in San Joaquin County, CA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 130k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 111k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

88.4%
2022 Citizenship
88.8%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 88.4% of San Joaquin County, CA residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in San Joaquin County, CA was 88.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in San Joaquin County, CA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    224k ± 708
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    130k ± 1.92k
  3. Two+ (Hispanic)
    111k ± 5.31k
42.5%
Hispanic Population
331k people

In 2022, there were 1.72 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (224k people) in San Joaquin County, CA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 130k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 111k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

42.5% of the people in San Joaquin County, CA are hispanic (331k people).

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

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    3,899,021 ± 46,015 people
  2. Philippines
    824,230 ± 22,055 people
  3. China
    685,370 ± 20,148 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of California was Mexico, the natal country of 3,899,021 California residents, followed by Philippines with 824,230 and China with 685,370.

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Foreign-Born Population

24%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
187k people
23.4%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
180k people

As of 2022, 24% of San Joaquin County, CA residents (187k 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 San Joaquin County, CA was 23.4%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    9,597 ± 621
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    5,330 ± 592
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    4,161 ± 591

San Joaquin County, CA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.8 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of San Joaquin County, CA employs 339k people. The largest industries in San Joaquin County, CA are Health Care & Social Assistance (41,119 people), Retail Trade (39,623 people), and Manufacturing (32,240 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($102,917), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($78,638), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($75,221).

Males in California have an average income that is 1.26 times higher than the average income of females, which is $75,777. The income inequality in California (measured using the Gini index) is 0.498, which is higher than than the national average.

Occupations

339k
2022 Value
± 5,277
3.4%
1 Year growth
± 2.13%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in San Joaquin County, CA grew at a rate of 3.4%, from 327k employees to 339k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in San Joaquin County, CA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (36,594 people), Sales & Related Occupations (29,391 people), and Management Occupations (27,958 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of San Joaquin County, CA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

339k
2022 Value
± 5,277
3.4%
1 Year growth
± 2.13%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in San Joaquin County, CA grew at a rate of 3.4%, from 327k employees to 339k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in San Joaquin County, CA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (41,119 people), Retail Trade (39,623 people), and Manufacturing (32,240 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of San Joaquin County, CA, though some of these residents may live in San Joaquin 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

$51,101
Median earning men ± $1,039
$36,932
Median earning women ± $682

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Public Administration ($84,572), Information ($82,151), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($63,707).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($60,146), Information ($59,811), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($51,331).

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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. 5,139
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 2,483
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 2,166
    Manufacturing

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in San Joaquin County, CA went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 56.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (42.3%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.02%).

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

In 2022, universities in San Joaquin County, CA awarded 7,447 degrees. The student population of San Joaquin County, CA in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 10,195 male students and 15,310 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in San Joaquin County, CA are Hispanic or Latino (2,749 and 37.6%), followed by Asian (1,896 and 26%), White (1,482 and 20.3%), and Unknown (408 and 5.59%).

The largest universities in San Joaquin County, CA by number of degrees awarded are San Joaquin Delta College (122658) (4,179 and 56.1%), University of the Pacific (1,840 and 24.7%), and UEI College-Stockton (440 and 5.91%).

The most popular majors in San Joaquin County, CA are Humanistic Studies (1,453 and 19.5%), Biological & Physical Sciences (508 and 6.82%), and General Psychology (314 and 4.22%).

The median tuition costs in San Joaquin County, CA are $33,839 for private four year colleges, and $5,746 and $5,746 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
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In 2022 in San Joaquin County, CA, the percentage of applicants admitted was 93.2%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 15.4%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 25,505 (40% men and 60% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 25,505 students enrolled in San Joaquin County, CA, 40% men and 60% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in Hispanic or Latino with 10,526 records, of which 63.1% were women and 36.9% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 1,453 degrees awarded
  2. 508 degrees awarded
  3. 265 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in San Joaquin County, CA was Humanistic Studies with 1,453 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in San Joaquin County, CA according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 4,179 degrees awarded
  2. 1,840 degrees awarded
  3. 440 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was San Joaquin Delta College (122658) with 4,179 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 2,716 men were awarded degrees from institutions in San Joaquin County, CA, which is 0.574 times less than the 4,731 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was Hispanic or Latino students. These 2,749 degrees mean that there were 1.45 times more degrees awarded to Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 1,896 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($33,839) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($764) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,125) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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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.

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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).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in San Joaquin County, CA was $462,000 in 2022, which is 1.64 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $391,500 to $462,000, a 18% increase. The homeownership rate in San Joaquin County, CA is 60%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in San Joaquin County, CA have an average commute time of 35.2 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in San Joaquin County, CA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in San Joaquin County, CA is $82,837. In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in San Joaquin County, CA was Census Tract 55.02 with a value of $162,500, followed by Census Tract 42.02 and Census Tract 47.03, with respective values of $141,683 and $132,969.

In 2022, 24.2% of the population was living with severe housing problems in San Joaquin County, CA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 4.36%.

Property

$462,000
Median Property Value 2022
±$3,586
$142,391
Median Property Taxes
±$2,609

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 San Joaquin County, CA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

60%
Homeownership
2022
68.8%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 60% of the housing units in San Joaquin County, CA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 59.1%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 55.02
  2. Census Tract 42.02
  3. Census Tract 47.03

In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in San Joaquin County, CA was Census Tract 55.02 with a value of $162,500, followed by Census Tract 42.02 and Census Tract 47.03, with respective values of $141,683 and $132,969.

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

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Household Income

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$82,837
Median Household Income
± $1,448
237k
Number of Households
± 3,872

In 2022, the median household income of the 237k households in San Joaquin County, CA grew to $82,837 from the previous year's value of $74,962.

The following chart displays the households in San Joaquin 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 San Joaquin 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 (76.1%)
  2. Carpooled (12.2%)
  3. Worked At Home (8.01%)

In 2022, 76.1% of workers in San Joaquin County, CA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12.2%) and those who worked at home (8.01%).

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

35.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in San Joaquin County, CA have a longer commute time (35.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 11% of the workforce in San Joaquin County, CA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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Severe Housing Problems

In 2022, 24.2% of the population was living with severe housing problems in San Joaquin County, CA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 4.36%.

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Poverty & Diversity

12.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in San Joaquin County, CA (98.4k out of 764k 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 Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Males 6 - 11.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in San Joaquin County, 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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Children in Poverty

In 2022, 17.4% of the children was living in poverty in San Joaquin County, CA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 7.1%.

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Crimes & Accidents

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In 2022, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 787 in San Joaquin County, CA. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 25.2 per 100,000 population.

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Health

93.5% of the population of San Joaquin County, CA has health coverage, with 44.8% on employee plans, 28.4% on Medicaid, 8.36% on Medicare, 11.2% on non-group plans, and 0.79% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in San Joaquin County, CA see 1668 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.299% decrease from the previous year (1673 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1707 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 375 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49% were men and 51% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,668 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in San Joaquin County, CA

Primary care physicians in San Joaquin County, CA see an average of 1,668 patients per year. This represents a 0.299% decrease from the previous year (1,673 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 28.5% under 18 years, 22.1% between 18 and 34 years, 36.7% between 35 and 64 years, and 12.8% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49% were men and 51% were women.

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Uninsured People

6.46%
Uninsured
44.8%
Employer Coverage
28.4%
Medicaid
8.36%
Medicare
11.2%
Non-Group
0.79%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in San Joaquin County, CA grew by 1.35% from 6.38% to 6.46%.

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Health Outcomes

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In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 47.7 in San Joaquin County, CA.

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Health Behaviors

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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 31.9% in San Joaquin County, CA.

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Clinical Care

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In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 8.2% in San Joaquin County, CA.

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