In 2018, Butte County, CA had a population of 227k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $48,443. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Butte County, CA grew from 225,207 to 227,075, a 0.829% increase and its median household income grew from $46,516 to $48,443, a 4.14% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Butte County, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.4%), White (Hispanic) (9.56%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.69%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.36%), and Other (Hispanic) (4.18%). 0% of the households in Butte County, CA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.5% of the residents in Butte County, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Butte County, CA are California State University-Chico (4,693 degrees awarded in 2019), Butte College (2,913 degrees), and Butte County Regional Occupational Program (81 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Butte County, CA was $248,100, and the homeownership rate was 59.2%. Most people in Butte County, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Butte County, CA was 2 cars per household.