In 2019, Merced, CA had a population of 82.7k people with a median age of 29.4 and a median household income of $45,232. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Merced, CA grew from 82,289 to 82,662, a 0.453% increase and its median household income grew from $42,637 to $45,232, a 6.09% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Merced, CA are White (Hispanic) (27.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (25.8%), Other (Hispanic) (23.5%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (11.2%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.87%). 0% of the households in Merced, CA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 87.1% of the residents in Merced, CA are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Merced, CA was $237,500, and the homeownership rate was 41.3%. Most people in Merced, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Merced, CA was 2 cars per household.