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Armona, California - Basic Facts

Armona is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Armona Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Kings County at latitude 36.3158 and longitude -119.7085. Kings County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 239 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Armona Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Armona, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 4,251
Population in Households 4,249
Population in Familes 3,781
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 2,232
Diversity Index2 86


Total Households 1,168
Average Household Size 3.64
Family Households 953
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 1,226 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 716 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 452 (36.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 58 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $144,052
Average Home Value $194,266


Median Household Income $43,099
Average Household Income $51,288
Per Capita Income $14,440
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.53% 0.48%
Households 0.33% 0.41%
Families -0.2% 0.4%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   2.73%
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.


Armona, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Armona 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 686 55th
Population Density1 # 570 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 127 92nd
Median Household Income # 1056 31st
Per Capita Income # 1336 12th

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