Oroville SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
8.5

Oroville Photos

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Oroville Info Snack

Oroville is the county seat of Butte County, California, United States. The population was 15,506 at the 2010 census, up from 13,004 in the 2000 census. Oroville is considered the gateway to Lake Oroville and Feather River recreational areas. The city of Oroville has recently annexed two locations in South Oroville, areas A and B, which have a combined population of 2,725 people. The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the population of the city to be 17,996 as of January 1, 2016, up 1,908 people or 11.9 percent since 2010. The Berry Creek Rancheria of Maidu Indians of California is headquartered here.
Population
18,884
Unemployment
11.7%
Poverty
25.6%
Median Home
$152,900
Median Income
$35,457
Median Rent
$773

Rankings for Oroville in California

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Map Of Oroville, CA

Population over time in Oroville

Year Population % Change
2016 18,884 17.6%
2015 16,060 0.3%
2014 16,015 1.0%
2013 15,858 2.4%
2012 15,492 0.3%
2011 15,445 0.5%
2010 15,369 -

Crime in Oroville Per 100k

Crime Oroville CA USA
Violent Crime 863.9 445.3 386.3
Murder 0.0 4.9 5.3
Robbery 263.4 139.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 508.5 265.9 248.5
Property Crime 8148.5 2553.0 2450.7
Burglary 1727.7 479.8 468.9
Larceny 5305.7 1623.0 1745.0
Car Theft 1115.1 450.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Oroville

White
63.1% (11,922)
African American
4.2% (801)
American Indian
0.9% (162)
Asian
9.6% (1,822)
Hawaiian
0.3% (62)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
9.0% (1,700)
Hispanic
12.8% (2,415)
Race Oroville CA USA
White 63.1% 38.4% 60.6%
African American 4.2% 5.6% 10.4%
American Indian 0.9% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 9.6% 13.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 9.0% 2.9% 2.5%
Hispanic 12.8% 38.6% 17.3%

Household Income For Oroville, California

Less than $10,000
10.1% (1,907)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.7% (2,020)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.9% (3,002)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.9% (2,436)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (3,153)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (3,229)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.3% (1,378)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.5% (1,038)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (264)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (434)
Income Oroville CA USA
Less than $10,000 10.1% 5.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.7% 4.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.9% 9.1% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.9% 8.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 11.8% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 16.5% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.3% 12.1% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.5% 15.2% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 7.3% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 8.7% 5.7%

Gender in Oroville

Female
50.0% (9,446)
Male
50.0% (9,437)
Gender Oroville CA USA
Female 50.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Oroville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.8% (908)
9-12th Grade
11.8% (2,226)
High School / GED
30.7% (5,790)
Some College
33.4% (6,300)
Associate's Degree
9.6% (1,817)
Bachelor's Degree
7.1% (1,345)
Master's Degree
2.3% (425)
Professional Degree
0.2% (37)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (32)
Education Oroville CA USA
< 9th Grade 4.8% 9.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 11.8% 8.0% 7.4%
High School / GED 30.7% 20.6% 27.5%
Some College 33.4% 21.7% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.6% 7.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 7.1% 20.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 2.3% 8.0% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.2% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.6% 1.3%

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