Hanford, California Statistic: Population, Charts, Map, Steets and More

The population and steets of Hanford City, California are displayed in the table below. The table shows the percentage of people who are under 18 years of age and those who are over 65 years of age. Additionally, the table shows the median age of the non-citizens in the city. This number is lower than that of the Home Garden CDP of 59.6 years.

The Hanford City Council is made up of five members who are elected to four-year terms. The council elects the mayor and vice mayor. In the 2014 election, the city elected John Draxler as mayor and Francisco Ramirez as vice mayor. Council members include Art Brieno, Sue Sorenson, and Martin Devine. In 2019, Mario Cifuentez was appointed as the city manager.

The City of Hanford is home to many immigrants, and the population is made up of a mix of foreign-born and native-born individuals. As of 2010, the city's population was 53,967. Approximately 52 percent of its residents were white, and 35.3% of its residents were African American. In 2008-2012, 18.3% of the population lived below the poverty line. During that same period, the homeownership rate was 57%.

The median age of Hanford, California residents was 33.3% in 2019. This figure is below the national average. Native-born citizens were the majority of the population, with the highest proportion of 20-29-year-olds. According to the same data, Hanford is the third largest town in the surrounding area, behind the town of Lemoore and Armona CDP. But there are other notable statistics that will help you make an educated decision about whether or not to invest your time in the area.