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Butte Meadows, California - Basic Facts

The Butte Meadows Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Butte County at latitude 40.0854 and longitude -121.5423. Butte County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,340 feet.

The formal official name is the Butte Meadows Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Butte Meadows, California.

The U5 Census Class Code for Butte Meadows indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Butte Meadows Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Butte Meadows Census Designated Place, CA Boundary Map


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Butte Meadows, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 40
Population in Households 40
Population in Familes 31
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 19
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 25
Average Household Size 1.6
Family Households 17
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 242 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20 ( 8.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5 ( 2.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 217 (89.7%)
Median Home Value $275,000
Average Home Value $330,000


Median Household Income $82,918
Average Household Income $108,954
Per Capita Income $47,709
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 13.3% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.44%
Per Capita Income   3.34%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Butte Meadows, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Butte Meadows 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1486 2nd
Population Density1 # 1478 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 1507 1st
Median Household Income # 256 83rd
Per Capita Income # 156 90th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.