Samoa is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Samoa Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Humboldt County at latitude 40.8187 and longitude -124.1865. Humboldt County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 23 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Samoa Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Samoa: Brownsville, Worthville.Photos of the local Samoa, CA area
Also See: Samoa, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||239|
|Population in Familes||144|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Average Household Size||2.75|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||98 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||30 (30.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||57 (58.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11 (11.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,333|
|Average Home Value||$243,966|
|Median Household Income||$36,217|
|Average Household Income||$45,663|
|Per Capita Income||$19,454|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.77%|
|Per Capita Income||2.71%|
The table below compares Samoa 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||# 1308||14th|
|Population Density1||# 1058||31st|
|Diversity Index2||# 1063||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 1266||17th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1080||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.