In 2017, Merced, CA had a population of 82k people with a median age of 29.2 and a median household income of $40,704. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Merced, CA grew from 81,461 to 82,008, a 0.671% increase and its median household income grew from $39,307 to $40,704, a 3.55% increase.
The population of Merced, CA is 52.2% Hispanic or Latino, 27.9% White Alone, and 11.9% Asian Alone. 45.6% of the people in Merced, CA speak a non-English language, and 88.1% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Merced, CA is $185,700, and the homeownership rate is 39.7%. Most people in Merced, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Merced, CA is 2 cars per household.