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Tulare County
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Tulare County Stats
County stats at a glance
Population: 439,187 (2009)
Median Household income: $39,876 (2009)
Population in Poverty: 23.0% (2009)
Unemployment Rate: 15.3% (2009)

Educational Attainment (2009)
High school graduates: 67.4%
Baccalaureate recipients: 12.1%
Advanced degree recipients: 4.1%

Projected County Growth 1970 - 2050:

Sources:
California Department of Finance
US Census Bureau


College-going rate 2009
High School Graduates: 5,039
UC Freshmen: 149
CSU Freshmen: 428
CCC Freshmen: 435
Public College Freshmen: 1,012

 UC:    3.0%
 CSU:  8.5%
 CCC:  8.6%
 Vertical line is state average
Overall College-going rate to publics: 20.1%



Colleges in Tulare County: 3

 Porterville College
Porterville, CA 93257

 College of the Sequoias
Visalia, CA 93277

 San Joaquin Valley College - Visalia
Visalia, CA 93291


Comprehensive Public High Schools in Tulare County: 18
 Golden West High, Visalia
HS Grads: 411, First-time Frosh: 279
 El Diamante High, Visalia
HS Grads: 408, First-time Frosh: 316
 Tulare Western High, Tulare
HS Grads: 402, First-time Frosh: 253
 Tulare Union High, Tulare
HS Grads: 389, First-time Frosh: 258
 Monache High, Porterville
HS Grads: 366, First-time Frosh: 243
 Redwood High, Visalia
HS Grads: 351, First-time Frosh: 251
 Porterville High, Porterville
HS Grads: 323, First-time Frosh: 165
 Mt. Whitney High, Visalia
HS Grads: 286, First-time Frosh: 213
 Dinuba High, Dinuba
HS Grads: 280, First-time Frosh: 68
 Granite Hills High, Porterville
HS Grads: 235, First-time Frosh: 133
 Lindsay Senior High, Lindsay
HS Grads: 213, First-time Frosh: 129
 Exeter High, Exeter
HS Grads: 197, First-time Frosh: 139
 Orosi High, Orosi
HS Grads: 147, First-time Frosh: 78
 Woodlake High, Woodlake
HS Grads: 144, First-time Frosh: 98
 Visalia Charter Independent Study, Visalia
HS Grads: 126, First-time Frosh: 4
 Farmersville High, Farmersville
HS Grads: 122, First-time Frosh: 86
 Strathmore High, Strathmore
HS Grads: 85, First-time Frosh: 51
 Alpaugh Junior-Senior High, Alpaugh
HS Grads: 14, First-time Frosh: 8