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Calipatria, California

Calipatria is a city located in Imperial County, California. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 7,289.


\nCalipatria is located at 33°7'34" North, 115°30'45" West (33.126200, -115.512510)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9.6 km² (3.7 mi²). 9.6 km² (3.7 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.


\nAs of the
census2 of 2000, there are 7,289 people, 899 households, and 756 families residing in the city. The population density is 758.6/km² (1,965.8/mi²). There are 961 housing units at an average density of 100.0/km² (259.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 32.39% White, 21.32% Black or African American, 0.73% Native American, 0.63% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 42.65% from other races, and 2.25% from two or more races. 57.35% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 899 households out of which 50.4% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.2% are married couples living together, 17.6% have a female householder with no husband present, and 15.8% are non-families. 14.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 5.6% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 3.55 and the average family size is 3.90. In the city the population is spread out with 16.3% under the age of 18, 12.3% from 18 to 24, 52.6% from 25 to 44, 15.0% from 45 to 64, and 3.8% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 363.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 497.5 males. The median income for a household in the city is $30,962, and the median income for a family is $31,302. Males have a median income of $31,350 versus $20,063 for females. The per capita income for the city is $13,970. 24.2% of the population and 20.4% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 28.9% are under the age of 18 and 17.8% are 65 or older.