Volcano is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Volcano Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Amador County at latitude 38.443 and longitude -120.6308. Amador County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,070 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Volcano Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Volcano: Soldier's Gulch, The Volcano.Photos of the local Volcano, CA area
Also See: Volcano, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||117|
|Population in Familes||95|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||74 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||46 (62.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||11 (14.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||17 (23.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$221,429|
|Average Home Value||$261,413|
|Median Household Income||$57,069|
|Average Household Income||$69,207|
|Per Capita Income||$30,549|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.71%|
|Per Capita Income||2.11%|
The table below compares Volcano 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||# 1421||7th|
|Population Density1||# 1326||13th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1412||8th|
|Median Household Income||# 606||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 516||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.