California Population

No End In Sight for California Population Growth

California has the highest population of any U.S. state at approximately 40 million, and there appears to be no end in sight to the Golden State’s population growth.

The Last Peach

Population Growth, Sprawl Threaten California’s Crops.

Crowded Campsites: Another Symptom of Overpopulation

Years ago, in less crowded, hectic times, my girlfriend and I enjoyed a tranquil and delightful stay at one of the 10 rustic wooden cabins at Steep Ravine in Mt. Tamalpais State Park in Marin County, just north of San Francisco. Today, due to surging demand for a sharply limited supply, we would be hard-pressed even to be able to snag a reservation.

New California Department of Finance Population Report Shows Growth Will Continue Unabated

The California Department of Finance released its latest population projections for the state. According to its press release, from 2016 to 2036, California will add 6.5 million people to its current 39.4 million populace. Furthermore, the state will hit 45 million by 2035, and 50 million during 2055.

Refugee Resettlement Policy Needs to Include Chain Migration Limits

Southern California Public Radio recently broadcast a story about the distribution of refugees resettled in California. Read the story which includes an audio interview with a CAPS representative here.

New Census Bureau Stats Show California Resettled Most Immigrants since Obama’s Inauguration

As might be expected, overpopulated California has received the most migrants since 2010, 538,000. During 2014 alone, 1.6 million legal and illegal immigrants came to the United States, a 40 percent average annual increase since President Obama took office.

Bill that Would Reduce Unintended Pregnancies Passes California Senate

Nearly half of all pregnancies in the United States are unintended or unwanted.

Calif. Wall of Debt Comes Tumbling Down

Reality Check: California is drowning in debt.

New California Birth Control Prescription Law to Take Effect in April

California Legislature passes bill to help stabilize population.

Drought Assails California’s Air as well as its Water

The drought now wracking California is obviously wreaking havoc with the state’s limited and shriveling water resources – withering crops and orchards and lawns. What is less well known is that the drought is also affecting air quality.