Child, Youth, and Family Services in Chico, California

There are 3 Child, Youth, and Family Services in Chico, California, serving a population of 90,660 people in an area of 33 square miles. There is 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 30,220 people, and 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 10 square miles.

In California, Chico is ranked 25th of 1798 cities in Child, Youth, and Family Services per capita, and 36th of 1798 cities in Child, Youth, and Family Services per square mile.

List of Chico Child, Youth, and Family Services

Find Chico, California child, youth, and family services.

Butte County Childrens Service 2491 Carmichael Drive Chico, CA

Butte County Childrens Service 1370 Ridgewood Drive Chico, CA

Chico Youth Authority Department 585 Manzanita Avenue Chico, CA

What is Child, Youth, and Family Services?

Chico Offices of Child and Family Services (OCFS) are California State, Butte County, or local government agencies that provide programs and services to improve the economic and social well-being of children, youth, and families in Chico, CA. Protective services and certain regulatory functions may also be among the responsibilities of a Chico Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).

You may contact Children and Family Services for questions about:
  • Chico Child, Youth, and Family Services programs
  • Child abuse and maltreatment
  • Chico adoptions, foster care, and group homes
  • Social services programs
  • SNAP Food Stamp program in Chico, California

Chico Children & Family Living Arrangement Statistics

Find Chico Child Population by Age, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, Relationship of Child to Householder, Income of Households With Children, and School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Chico Child Population by Age
 ChicoButte County
Under Age 33,0577,405
Age 3 to 41,8855,117
Age 58902,861
Age 6 to 82,7957,959
Age 9 to 113,0237,576
Age 12 to 142,6616,999
Age 15 to 172,9867,647
Chico Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 ChicoButte County
Children Living in Households17,29745,557
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units48.1%51.6%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units51.9%48.4%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households11,25230,515
Children Living With Male Householder1,4794,183
Children Living With Female Householder4,32510,450
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present8.4%10.1%
Chico Relationship of Child to Householder
 ChicoButte County
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)91.5%86.6%
Grandchild4.6%8.3%
Other Relatives1.2%2.5%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child2.7%2.7%
Chico Income of Households With Children
 ChicoButte County
Median Income of Households with Children$62,547$61,130
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance21.3%28.1%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line20.1%20.8%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line79.9%79.2%
Chico School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17)
 ChicoButte County
Children Not Enrolled in School (Total)1,2543,232
Children Enrolled in Public School93.9%90.9%
Children Enrolled in Private School6.1%9.1%