Greenacres, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Greenacres Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Greenacres Content

Also See: Bakersfield, CA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Greenacres, California - Basic Facts

The Greenacres Census Designated Place had a population of 5,744 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Greenacres is located at latitude 35.3831 and longitude -119.1183 in Kern County. The formal boundaries for the Greenacres Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kern County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 381 feet.

The Greenacres Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628814) 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 Greenacres Census Designated Place is located within Rosedale CCD of Kern County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Greenacres: Green Acres.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Greenacres Census Designated Place, CA Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | CA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Rosedale CCD | Kern County | California Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 5,744
Population in Households 5,739
Population in Familes 4,885
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density1 3,003
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 1,985
Average Household Size 2.89
Family Households 1,467
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,112 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,332 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 653 (30.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 127 ( 6.0%)
Median Home Value $207,790
Average Home Value $205,743


Median Household Income $64,410
Average Household Income $79,095
Per Capita Income $27,753
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.5% 0.99%
Households 0.37% 0.97%
Families 0.03% 0.83%
Median Household Income   3.3%
Per Capita Income   1.72%
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.

Greenacres, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Greenacres 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 # 611 60th
Population Density1 # 449 70th
Diversity Index2 # 779 48th
Median Household Income # 527 65th
Per Capita Income # 759 50th

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