Benbow is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Benbow Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Humboldt County at latitude 40.0685 and longitude -123.7845. Humboldt County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 440 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Benbow Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
The table below compares Benbow 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||# 1266||17th|
|Population Density1||# 1350||11th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1331||12th|
|Median Household Income||# 1293||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 972||36th|
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|Population in Households||287|
|Population in Familes||187|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||36|
|Average Household Size||1.9|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||179 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||83 (46.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||68 (38.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||28 (15.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$262,500|
|Average Home Value||$324,699|
|Median Household Income||$35,362|
|Average Household Income||$47,168|
|Per Capita Income||$21,522|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.44%|
|Per Capita Income||3.75%|
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