In 2017, Merced, CA had a population of 273k people with a median age of 31.4 and a median household income of $47,735. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Merced, CA grew from 268,672 to 272,673, a 1.49% increase and its median household income declined from $47,739 to $47,735, a -0.00838% decrease.
The population of Merced, CA is 59.6% Hispanic or Latino, 27.5% White Alone, and 7.64% Asian Alone. N/A% of the people in Merced, CA speak a non-English language, and 84.3% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Merced, CA is $253,700, and the homeownership rate is 48.8%. Most people in Merced, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Merced, CA is 2 cars per household.