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Stratford, California - Basic Facts

The Stratford Census Designated Place had a population of 1,275 as of July 1, 2017. Stratford 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 Stratford is located at latitude 36.1884 and longitude -119.8223 in Kings County. The formal boundaries for the Stratford Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kings County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 203 feet.

The Stratford Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2410009) 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 Stratford Census Designated Place is located within Stratford CCD of Kings County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Stratford: Stratton.

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


Total Population 1,275
Daytime Population: Workers 62
Daytime Population: Residents 864
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 926
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 1,275
Population in Familes 1,175
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,867
Diversity Index3 86


Median Household Income $36,429
Average Household Income $47,156
Per Capita Income $11,650


Total Housing Units 331 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 201 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 114 (34.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $117,500
Average Home Value $133,085


Total Households 315
Average Household Size 4.05
Family Households 274
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 -0.02% 0.19%
Households 0.13% 0.25%
Families 0.1% 0.22%
Median Household Income   0.25%
Per Capita Income   2.46%

Stratford, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stratford 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 # 984 35th
Population Density # 625 59th
Diversity Index # 137 91st
Median Household Income # 1313 13th
Per Capita Income # 1446 5th

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