Squaw Valley, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Squaw Valley, California - Basic Facts

The Squaw Valley Census Designated Place had a population of 3,114 as of July 1, 2016. Squaw Valley ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Squaw Valley is located at latitude 36.6992 and longitude -119.1934 in Fresno County. The formal boundaries for the Squaw Valley Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 56.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Fresno County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,631 feet.

The Squaw Valley Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408799) 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 Squaw Valley Census Designated Place is located within Sierra CCD of Fresno County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Squaw Valley population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Squaw Valley, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,114
Population in Households 3,050
Population in Familes 2,528
Population in Group Qrtrs 64
Population Density1 55
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 1,158
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 836
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,419 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 943 (66.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 215 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 261 (18.4%)
Median Home Value $177,289
Average Home Value $261,638


Median Household Income $50,713
Average Household Income $57,784
Per Capita Income $22,354
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.24% 0.08%
Households -0.41% 0.0%
Families -0.85% -0.02%
Median Household Income   -0.04%
Per Capita Income   0.71%
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.

Squaw Valley, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Squaw Valley to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 776 49th
Population Density1 # 1364 10th
Diversity Index2 # 922 39th
Median Household Income # 898 41st
Per Capita Income # 1026 32nd

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