Merced

Overview for Merced, CA

85,993 people live in Merced, where the median age is 29.6 and the average individual income is $22,520. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

85,993

Total Population

29.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$22,520

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Merced, CA

Merced has 26,673 households, with an average household size of 3.19. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Merced do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 85,993 people call Merced home. The population density is 3,697.96 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

85,993

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

29.6

Median Age

49.66 / 50.34%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
26,673

Total Households

3.19

Average Household Size

$22,520

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Merced, CA

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Merced. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
2nd - 12th
2/5
Herbert Hoover Middle
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
Margaret Sheehy Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Rudolph Rivera Middle
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
Don Stowell Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Farmdale Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Valley Merced Community
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
Merced County Regional Occupational Program
PUBLIC
11th - 12th
No rating available
Ada Givens Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Donn B. Chenoweth Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Luther Burbank Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Merced City School District Community Day
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Alicia Reyes Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Yosemite High (Continuation)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Independence High (Alternative)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Merced County Special Education
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
Harest Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Herbert H. Cruickshank Middle
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
John C. Fremont Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
John Muir Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Leontine Gracey Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Pioneer Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Charles Wright Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
Allan Peterson Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Rudolph Rivera Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5

Around Merced, CA

There's plenty to do around Merced, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

82
Very Walkable
Walking Score
71
Very Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Taquizas Gracian, Quichey Creations, and Blackwood Brittle.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.6 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.47 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.47 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.58 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.75 miles 64 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 0.42 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars

Properties in the Area

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