In 2020, Barstow, CA had a population of 23.5k people with a median age of 30.3 and a median household income of $42,912. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Barstow, CA declined from 23,899 to 23,547, a −1.47% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,633 to $42,912, a 5.61% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Barstow, CA are White (Hispanic) (26%), White (Non-Hispanic) (23.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (16.1%), Other (Hispanic) (11.1%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (9.43%).
None of the households in Barstow, CA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94.6% of the residents in Barstow, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Barstow, CA are Barstow Community College (585 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Barstow, CA was $130,100, and the homeownership rate was 41%. Most people in Barstow, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Barstow, CA was 2 cars per household.