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Corcoran, California - Basic Facts

The City of Corcoran had a population of 22,417 as of July 1, 2017. Corcoran 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 Corcoran is located at latitude 36.0847 and longitude -119.5611 in Kings County. The formal boundaries for the City of Corcoran (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kings County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 207 feet.

The City of Corcoran (GNIS ID: 2410227) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Corcoran is located within Corcoran CCD of Kings County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Corcoran population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Corcoran, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,417
Daytime Population: Workers 5,395
Daytime Population: Residents 8,672
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,067
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.63
Population in Households 12,913
Population in Familes 11,408
Population in Group Qrtrs 9,504
Population Density2 2,987
Diversity Index3 92


Median Household Income $36,530
Average Household Income $48,765
Per Capita Income $9,367


Total Housing Units 4,131 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,931 (46.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,795 (43.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 405 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $139,968
Average Home Value $179,247


Total Households 3,726
Average Household Size 3.47
Family Households 2,997
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -1.39% 0.25%
Households 0.5% 0.49%
Families 0.48% 0.49%
Median Household Income   0.77%
Per Capita Income   2.27%

Corcoran, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Corcoran to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 328 78th
Population Density # 463 70th
Diversity Index # 8 99th
Median Household Income # 1311 14th
Per Capita Income # 1491 2nd

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