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Where is Merced, CA?

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Merced is a city found in California, The United States Of America. It is located 37.30 latitude and -120.48 longitude and it is situated at elevation 56 meters above sea level.

Merced has a population of 78,958 making it the 103rd biggest city in California. It operates on the PDT time zone, which means that it follows the same time zone as Los Angeles.

Quick facts

Country The United States Of America
State California
Population 78,958
Elevation 56 m over sea level
Time Zone PDT
Longitude -120.482970
Latitude 37.302160
Airports Merced Municipal Airport, Castle Airport

Merced has a population of around 81120, of which 39603 (48%) are male and 41517 (51%) are female. The average age of the inhabitants of Merced is 31.93, meaning that the average person is below the national median age of 37. For every male, there are approximately 1.05 females, meaning that the population is relatively evenly distributed between males and female(s).

Of Merced's 81120 residents, around 76896 (94.80%) identify as having a single race. The majority of the population is white, which consists of 53.50% of the population. Of the remaining population, 4311 are black/African Americans (5.30%), 557 are native Americans (0.70%), 9717 are asians (12.00%), 34 are pacific islanders (0.00%), 18885 are other (23.00%).

The median income of households in Merced is $37627.00, meaning that most of the households are above the poverty threshold for families of three. Of the total population, 9.50% of households reported an annual income of less than $10,000.

Merced, CA Zipcodes

The city of Merced has 3 zipcodes recognized by the United States Census Bureau: 95340, 95341, 95348.

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.