Eureka, California Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Eureka is 27,020, a change of -0.07% when compared to 2014. With an area of 14.45 square miles, this works out to a population density of 1,869.41 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 11,284, with an average household size of 2.28.
Eureka's 2018 unemployment rate was 8.24%.
The average household income in Eureka for 2018 was $58,736, while the median was $41,147.

Eureka Population Trends

Eureka Employment Type

Eureka Age Grouping

Eureka Ethnicity Mix

Eureka Fertility Rate

489 estimated births

Eureka Household Characteristics

Eureka Median Age over Time

Eureka Households with Children by Age

Eureka Median Household Income

Eureka Educational Attainment

Eureka Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Eureka Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,599

Eureka Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $879

Eureka Average Commute

Eureka Primary Transportation

Eureka Gender Mix

Eureka Field of Employment

Eureka Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Eureka city, California 27,039
2015 Eureka city, California 26,985
2016 Eureka city, California 27,002
2017 Eureka city, California 27,024
2018 Eureka city, California 27,020