Central Valley Demographics

The Central Valley Afterschool Foundation serves a six-county Central California area known as Region VII.

Central Valley Demographic Profile

  • 1,950,520 People
  • 591,063 Kids Under Age 18
  • $46,689 Median Household Income
  • 443,821 People Below the Poverty Level

(Based on current Census data—2010 estimates census.gov)

County Population Persons
under 18
Median Household Income Percent of People Below Poverty Level

Hispanic, Black and Asian Populations

Fresno 930,450 29.8% (277,507 kids) $46,903 23.4%
(217,725 ppl)

Hispanic 50.3%
Black 5.3%
Asian 9.6%

Tulare 442,179 32.6% (144,124 kids) $43,550 23.8%
(105,239 ppl)
Hispanic 60.6%

Black 1.6%

Asian 3.4%

Merced 255,793 31.5%
(80,698 kids)
$43,945 23.0%
(58,832 ppl)
Hispanic 54.0%

Black 3.9

Asian 7.4%

Madera 150,865 28.4%
(42,849 kids)
$47,724 19.8%
(29,871 ppl)
Hispanic 53.7%

Black 3.7%

Asian 1.9%

Kings 152,982 27.8%
(42,548 kids)
$48,838 19.3%
(29,526 ppl)
Hispanic 50.9

Black 7.2%

Asian 1.7%

Mariposa 18,251  17.8%
(3,242 kids)
 $49,174 13.5%
(2,427 ppl)
Hispanic 10.5%

Black 1.2%

Asian 1.0%

 CALIFORNIA 37,253,956  25.0%
(9,295,040 kids)
$61,632 14.4%
(5,364,570 ppl)
Hispanic 37.6%

Black 6.2%

Asian 13.0%