Westwood is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Westwood Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lassen County at latitude 40.306 and longitude -121.0058. Lassen County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 5,128 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Westwood Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles.Photos of the local Westwood, CA area
Also See: Westwood, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,577|
|Population in Familes||1,194|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,005 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||421 (41.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||270 (26.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||314 (31.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$135,714|
|Average Home Value||$163,744|
|Median Household Income||$57,511|
|Average Household Income||$66,647|
|Per Capita Income||$29,117|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.76%|
|Per Capita Income||2.1%|
The table below compares Westwood to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 938||38th|
|Population Density1||# 1060||30th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1109||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 589||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 586||62nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.