Bay Point is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Bay Point Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Contra Costa County at latitude 38.0268 and longitude -121.9419. Contra Costa County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 62 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Bay Point Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 6.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.82 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bay Point: West Pittsburg.Photos of the local Bay Point, CA area
|Population in Households||22,005|
|Population in Familes||18,978|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||106|
|Average Household Size||3.44|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||6,922 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,492 (50.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,908 (42.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||522 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$230,525|
|Average Home Value||$244,933|
|Median Household Income||$47,963|
|Average Household Income||$61,319|
|Per Capita Income||$17,820|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.06%|
|Per Capita Income||2.34%|
The table below compares Bay 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||# 325||79th|
|Population Density1||# 396||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 28||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 917||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1184||22nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.