Glenn County CA Information


Glenn County Subdivisions

Glenn County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 28,849
Population in Households 28,511
Population in Familes 24,185
Population in Group Qrtrs 338
Population Density1 22
Diversity Index2 76


Total Households 10,050
Average Household Size 2.84
Family Households 7,298
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,121 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,091 (54.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,959 (35.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,071 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $218,053
Average Home Value $253,513


Median Household Income $42,954
Average Household Income $60,822
Per Capita Income $21,392
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% 0.23%
Households 0.4% 0.23%
Families 0.41% 0.23%
Median Household Income   2.22%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
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.


Glenn County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glenn County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents 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 # 48 19th
Population Density1 # 46 21st
Diversity Index2 # 27 55th
Median Household Income # 50 16th
Per Capita Income # 48 19th

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