Mariposa, CA

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2022 Population
1,060
18.8% 1-year decline
US Senator
Alex Padilla
Democratic Party
US Senator
Laphonza Butler
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
55.4
12.4% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
24.3%
25.8% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$33,750
12.3% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$303,700
8.78% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Mariposa, CA had a population of 1.06k people with a median age of 55.4 and a median household income of $33,750. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Mariposa, CA declined from 1,305 to 1,060, a −18.8% decrease and its median household income grew from $30,061 to $33,750, a 12.3% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mariposa, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (80.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (9.15%), White (Hispanic) (3.87%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Hispanic) (2.36%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.17%).

None of the households in Mariposa, 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.

99.6% of the residents in Mariposa, CA are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Mariposa, CA was $303,700, and the homeownership rate was 68.2%.

Most people in Mariposa, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 31.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Mariposa, CA was 2 cars per household.

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Population & Diversity

Mariposa, CA is home to a population of 1.06k people, from which 99.6% are citizens. As of 2022, 4.81% of Mariposa, CA residents were born outside of the country (51 people).

In 2022, there were 8.81 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (855 people) in Mariposa, CA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 97 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 41 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.6%
2022 Citizenship
95.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99.6% of Mariposa, CA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Mariposa, CA was 95.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Mariposa, CA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    855 ± 266
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    97 ± 77.5
  3. White (Hispanic)
    41 ± 42
8.4%
Hispanic Population
89 people

In 2022, there were 8.81 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (855 people) in Mariposa, CA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 97 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 41 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

8.4% of the people in Mariposa, CA are hispanic (89 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Mariposa, CA as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

4.81%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
51 people
6.82%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
89 people

As of 2022, 4.81% of Mariposa, CA residents (51 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Mariposa, CA was 6.82%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    12 ± 24
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    0 ± 23
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    0 ± 18

Mariposa, CA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, NaNy times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Mariposa, CA employs 281 people. The largest industries in Mariposa, CA are Accommodation & Food Services (65 people), Retail Trade (60 people), and Public Administration (57 people), and the highest paying industries are Construction ($58,209), Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($53,558), and Public Administration ($52,083).

Occupations

281
2022 Value
± 136
−41.1%
1 Year decline
± 102%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Mariposa, CA declined at a rate of −41.1%, from 477 employees to 281 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Mariposa, CA, are Management Occupations (62 people), Sales & Related Occupations (59 people), and Healthcare Support Occupations (22 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Mariposa, CA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

281
2022 Value
± 136
−41.1%
1 Year decline
± 102%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Mariposa, CA declined at a rate of −41.1%, from 477 employees to 281 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Mariposa, CA, are Accommodation & Food Services (65 people), Retail Trade (60 people), and Public Administration (57 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Mariposa, CA, though some of these residents may live in Mariposa, CA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$52,297
Median earning men ± $11,261
$21,111
Median earning women ± $29,139

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Construction ($58,209), Retail Trade ($51,307), and Public Administration ($51,190).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($53,942) and Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation, & Accommodations & Food Services ($18,380).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.57%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 17.9M people employed in California. This represents a 2.57% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 14%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in California.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in California went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 63.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (34.3%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.07%).

Alex Padilla and Laphonza Butler are the senators currently representing the state of California. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

California is currently represented by 52 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from California

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Alex Padilla
Senator from California3
Assumed office on January 20, 2021
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Kamala Harris, who had become Vice President of the United States.
Laphonza Butler
Senator from California1
Assumed office on October 3, 2023
Appointed to the seat following the death of Dianne Feinstein.

Alex Padilla and Laphonza Butler are the senators currently representing California.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in California over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from California

California is currently represented by 52 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for California have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 2.08% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 2.26% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were Some college (6.9M), High School or Equivalent (6.8M), and Bachelors Degree (6.36M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Mariposa, CA was $303,700 in 2022, which is 1.08 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $279,200 to $303,700, a 8.78% increase. The homeownership rate in Mariposa, CA is 68.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Mariposa, CA have an average commute time of 31.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Mariposa, CA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$303,700
Median Property Value 2022
±$113,176
$398
Median Property Taxes
±$149

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Mariposa, CA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $2k - $3k range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Mariposa, CA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

68.2%
Homeownership
2022
63.5%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 68.2% of the housing units in Mariposa, CA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 61.9%.

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Income by Location

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The following map shows all of the places in Mariposa, CA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$33,750
Median Household Income
± $21,621
584
Number of Households
± 177

In 2022, the median household income of the 584 households in Mariposa, CA grew to $33,750 from the previous year's value of $30,061.

The following chart displays the households in Mariposa, CA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $25k - $30k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Mariposa, CA is from California.
0.498
2022 Wage GINI in California
0.497
2021 Wage GINI in California

In 2022, the income inequality in California was 0.498 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.107% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for California was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in California in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (40.9%)
  2. Walked (19.6%)
  3. Carpooled (14.6%)

In 2022, 40.9% of workers in Mariposa, CA drove alone to work, followed by those who walked to work (19.6%) and those who carpooled to work (14.6%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

31.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Mariposa, CA have a longer commute time (31.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 6.27% of the workforce in Mariposa, CA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Mariposa, CA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Mariposa, CA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

24.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Mariposa, CA (240 out of 989 people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 65 - 74, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Mariposa, CA is White, followed by Two Or More and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

93% of the population of Mariposa, CA has health coverage, with 30.9% on employee plans, 24.6% on Medicaid, 28.1% on Medicare, 8.8% on non-group plans, and 0.607% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Mariposa County, CA see 2867 patients per year on average, which represents a 17.9% decrease from the previous year (3494 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1716 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 324 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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2,867 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Mariposa County, CA

Primary care physicians in Mariposa County, CA see an average of 2,867 patients per year. This represents a 17.9% decrease from the previous year (3,494 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Mariposa County, CA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 16.8% under 18 years, 3.24% between 18 and 34 years, 38.7% between 35 and 64 years, and 41.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 39.1% were men and 60.9% were women.

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Uninsured People

6.98%
Uninsured
30.9%
Employer Coverage
24.6%
Medicaid
28.1%
Medicare
8.8%
Non-Group
0.607%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Mariposa, CA declined by 18% from 8.51% to 6.98%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Mariposa, CA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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