Lake County CA Information


Lake County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 66,430
Population in Households 65,284
Population in Familes 49,080
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,146
Population Density1 53
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 27,233
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 16,662
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 37,391 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,503 (46.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,730 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 10,158 (27.2%)
Median Home Value $147,167
Average Home Value $206,847


Median Household Income $35,661
Average Household Income $47,551
Per Capita Income $19,646
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.64% 0.3%
Households 0.6% 0.29%
Families 0.58% 0.29%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
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.


Lake County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents 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 # 40 33rd
Population Density1 # 37 38th
Diversity Index2 # 40 31st
Median Household Income # 56 5th
Per Capita Income # 48 19th

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