shafter Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,650 34.1 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 3,125 40.2 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,381 17.8 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 433 5.6 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 180 2.3 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,459 57.4 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 505 6.5 % 6.5 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 17,801 - -
19 years old and under 7,081 39.8 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 6,437 36.2 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 3,030 17.0 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,253 7.0 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 4,642 28.9 % 84.4 %
Spanish 11,392 70.9 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 42 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,798 32.3 % 33.6 %
Married 3,103 55.7 % 50.4 %
Separated 202 3.6 % 2.5 %
Divorced 472 8.5 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,727 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,476 94.7 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 251 5.3 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,567 75.5 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 79 1.7 % 5.9 %
2-Units 336 7.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 208 4.4 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 55 1.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 62 1.3 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 209 4.4 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 195 4.1 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 16 0.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 941 19.9 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 498 10.5 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 463 9.8 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 500 10.6 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 721 15.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 316 6.7 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,340 28.3 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 3,028 64.1 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 10 0.2 % 4.1 %
None 98 2.1 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 15,336 87.6 % 75.1 %
African-American 316 1.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 39 0.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 60 0.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,753 10.0 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,085 57,617
Median Family Income 44,315 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 14,869 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 66.67 %
  • Temperature 66.98 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.49 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 8.92
    [CDD] 0.32

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 4.98 %
6.0 0.66 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com