Lost Hills, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Lost Hills, California - Basic Facts

The Lost Hills Census Designated Place had a population of 2,452 as of July 1, 2015. Lost Hills ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lost Hills is located at latitude 35.6328 and longitude -119.6778 in Kern County. The formal boundaries for the Lost Hills Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Kern County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 305 feet.

The Lost Hills Census Designated Place 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lost Hills population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lost Hills: Lost Hill.

Lost Hills Census Designated Place, CA Boundary Map

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Lost Hills, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,452
Population in Households 2,452
Population in Familes 2,164
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 442
Diversity Index2 99
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 458
Average Household Size 5.35
Family Households 421
Average Family Size 5

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 479 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 124 (25.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 334 (69.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 21 ( 4.4%)
Median Home Value $169,118
Average Home Value $309,600
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $31,791
Average Household Income $39,769
Per Capita Income $8,191
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.6%
Households 0.42% 0.56%
Families 0.0% 0.56%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.29%
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.

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Lost Hills, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lost Hills to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 839 45th
Population Density1 # 973 36th
Diversity Index2 # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 1405 8th
Per Capita Income # 1509 1st

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