Chico SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

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Chico, California Info Snack

Chico is the most populous city in Butte County, California, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 86,187, reflecting an increase of 26,233 from the 59,954 counted in the 2000 Census. The city is a cultural, economic, and educational center of the northern Sacramento Valley and home to both California State University, Chico and Bidwell Park, the country's 26th largest municipal park and the 13th largest municipally-owned park. Bidwell Park makes up over 17% of the city.
Population
90,660
Unemployment
8.2%
Poverty
24.6%
Median Home
$286,700
Median Income
$45,337
Median Rent
$977

Rankings for Chico in California

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Map Of Chico, CA

Population over time in Chico

Year Population % Change
2017 90,660 1.4%
2016 89,377 1.0%
2015 88,455 1.1%
2014 87,517 0.8%
2013 86,833 0.5%
2012 86,391 0.9%
2011 85,605 0.6%
2010 85,130 -

Crime in Chico Per 100k

Crime Chico CA USA
Violent Crime 446.7 449.3 382.9
Murder 2.2 4.6 5.3
Robbery 68.1 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 284.5 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 3886.0 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 574.3 446.9 430.4
Larceny 2828.3 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 483.5 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Chico

White
71.7% (65,031)
African American
1.9% (1,756)
American Indian
0.4% (354)
Asian
4.4% (3,989)
Hawaiian
0.1% (135)
Other
0.2% (181)
Two Or More
3.5% (3,134)
Hispanic
17.7% (16,080)
Race Chico CA USA
White 71.7% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 1.9% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.4% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.5% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 17.7% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Chico, California

Less than $10,000
11.0% (997,260)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (752,478)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (1,042,590)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (861,270)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (1,205,778)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (1,450,560)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (979,128)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.1% (1,006,326)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.7% (426,102)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (344,508)
Income Chico CA USA
Less than $10,000 11.0% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.1% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.7% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Chico

Female
50.9% (46,112)
Male
49.1% (44,547)
Gender Chico CA USA
Female 50.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chico for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.4% (2,213)
9-12th Grade
4.8% (4,379)
High School / GED
17.3% (15,710)
Some College
27.9% (25,322)
Associate's Degree
10.6% (9,603)
Bachelor's Degree
24.3% (22,050)
Master's Degree
8.1% (7,388)
Professional Degree
2.9% (2,643)
Doctorate Degree
1.5% (1,348)
Education Chico CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.4% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.8% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 17.3% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 27.9% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.6% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 24.3% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.1% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.9% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.5% 1.6% 1.4%

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