Merced SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
8

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Merced, California Info Snack

Merced /mrsd/ (Spanish for "Mercy") is a city in, and the county seat of, Merced County in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California. As of 2014, the city had a population of 81,743. Incorporated on April 1, 1889, Merced is a charter city that operates under a council-manager government. It is named after the Merced River, which flows nearby.
Population
82,008
Unemployment
16.0%
Poverty
30.2%
Median Home
$185,700
Median Income
$40,704
Median Rent
$908

Rankings for Merced in California

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Map Of Merced, CA

Population over time in Merced

Year Population % Change
2017 82,008 0.7%
2016 81,461 0.4%
2015 81,120 0.8%
2014 80,490 1.1%
2013 79,639 0.9%
2012 78,953 1.1%
2011 78,111 1.3%
2010 77,080 -

Crime in Merced Per 100k

Crime Merced CA USA
Violent Crime 676.8 449.3 382.9
Murder 9.6 4.6 5.3
Robbery 189.9 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 443.6 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 3207.5 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 567.4 446.9 430.4
Larceny 2051.0 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 589.1 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Merced

White
27.9% (22,859)
African American
5.3% (4,363)
American Indian
0.2% (167)
Asian
11.9% (9,758)
Hawaiian
0.1% (70)
Other
0.2% (186)
Two Or More
2.2% (1,797)
Hispanic
52.2% (42,808)
Race Merced CA USA
White 27.9% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 5.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 11.9% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 52.2% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Merced, California

Less than $10,000
9.7% (795,477)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.5% (697,068)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.2% (1,164,513)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (861,084)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (1,262,923)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (1,369,533)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.1% (746,272)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (754,473)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.0% (328,032)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (213,220)
Income Merced CA USA
Less than $10,000 9.7% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.5% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.2% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.1% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.0% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Merced

Female
50.4% (41,356)
Male
49.6% (40,651)
Gender Merced CA USA
Female 50.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Merced for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
15.0% (12,296)
9-12th Grade
10.9% (8,933)
High School / GED
23.6% (19,368)
Some College
24.0% (19,694)
Associate's Degree
8.9% (7,334)
Bachelor's Degree
10.4% (8,503)
Master's Degree
4.6% (3,771)
Professional Degree
1.2% (974)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (1,131)
Education Merced CA USA
< 9th Grade 15.0% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.9% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 23.6% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 24.0% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.9% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.4% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 4.6% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.2% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.4% 1.6% 1.4%

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