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The Nice Census Designated Place had a population of 2,793 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Nice is located at latitude 39.1262 and longitude -122.8553 in Lake County. The formal boundaries for the Nice Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.73 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lake County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,362 feet.

The Nice Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408925) 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 Nice Census Designated Place is located within Upper Lake-Nice CCD of Lake County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Nice population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Nice: Clear Lake Villas.

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Nice, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,793
Population in Households 2,778
Population in Familes 1,942
Population in Group Qrtrs 15
Population Density1 1,617
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 1,260
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 698
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,699 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 709 (41.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 551 (32.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 439 (25.8%)
Median Home Value $131,879
Average Home Value $167,761


Median Household Income $23,233
Average Household Income $35,798
Per Capita Income $16,101
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.36% -0.19%
Households 0.33% -0.21%
Families 0.51% -0.17%
Median Household Income   -0.05%
Per Capita Income   0.78%
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.

Nice, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nice to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 805 47th
Population Density1 # 655 57th
Diversity Index2 # 904 40th
Median Household Income # 1498 1st
Per Capita Income # 1307 14th

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