West Point is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the West Point Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Calaveras County at latitude 38.3991 and longitude -120.5274. Calaveras County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,785 feet.
The formal boundaries for the West Point Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for West Point: Indian Gulch, Westpoint.Photos of the local West Point, CA area
|Population in Households||671|
|Population in Familes||503|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||394 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||213 (54.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||96 (24.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||86 (21.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$111,149|
|Average Home Value||$117,488|
|Median Household Income||$37,370|
|Average Household Income||$41,533|
|Per Capita Income||$19,425|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.95%|
|Per Capita Income||1.7%|
The table below compares West Point 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||# 1134||26th|
|Population Density1||# 1154||24th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1096||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 1224||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1082||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.