Pioneer is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Pioneer Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Amador County at latitude 38.4319 and longitude -120.5719. Amador County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,986 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Pioneer Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Pioneer: Pioneer Station.Photos of the local Pioneer, CA area
Also See: Pioneer, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,060|
|Population in Familes||848|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||600 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||380 (63.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||84 (14.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||136 (22.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$191,765|
|Average Home Value||$214,145|
|Median Household Income||$47,524|
|Average Household Income||$54,666|
|Per Capita Income||$24,280|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.68%|
|Per Capita Income||1.8%|
The table below compares Pioneer to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 1040||32nd|
|Population Density1||# 1093||28th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1451||5th|
|Median Household Income||# 922||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 806||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.