Lake County CA Information


Lake County Subdivisions

Lake County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 66,338
Population in Households 65,227
Population in Familes 49,138
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,111
Population Density1 53
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 27,200
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 16,691
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 37,161 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,412 (46.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,788 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,961 (26.8%)
Median Home Value $170,254
Average Home Value $229,477


Median Household Income $37,063
Average Household Income $50,260
Per Capita Income $20,756
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.49% 0.44%
Households 0.46% 0.44%
Families 0.51% 0.46%
Median Household Income   2.77%
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, 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 # 40 33rd
Population Density1 # 37 38th
Diversity Index2 # 40 33rd
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.