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Arnold, California - Basic Facts

The Arnold Census Designated Place had a population of 3,560 as of July 1, 2017. Arnold ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Arnold is located at latitude 38.2491 and longitude -120.3493 in Calaveras County. The formal boundaries for the Arnold Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 14.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Calaveras County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,009 feet.

The Arnold Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407763) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Arnold Census Designated Place is located within Arnold-West Point CCD of Calaveras County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Arnold population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Arnold, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,560
Daytime Population: Workers 1,465
Daytime Population: Residents 2,065
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,530
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 3,560
Population in Familes 2,870
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 241
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $60,815
Average Household Income $86,527
Per Capita Income $39,740


Total Housing Units 4,898 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,330 (27.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 304 ( 6.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,264 (66.6%)
Median Home Value $406,044
Average Home Value $418,013


Total Households 1,634
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 1,112
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -1.05% -0.72%
Households -1.03% -0.71%
Families -0.9% -0.71%
Median Household Income   0.63%
Per Capita Income   2.09%

Arnold, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Arnold to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 728 52nd
Population Density # 1096 28th
Diversity Index # 1444 5th
Median Household Income # 642 58th
Per Capita Income # 370 76th

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