Acton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Acton Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Los Angeles County at latitude 34.47 and longitude -118.1967. Los Angeles County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,710 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Acton Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 39.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.Photos of the local Acton, CA area
Also See: Acton, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||7,462|
|Population in Familes||6,495|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||149|
|Average Household Size||2.8|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,834 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,310 (81.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||353 (12.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||171 ( 6.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$456,084|
|Average Home Value||$490,548|
|Median Household Income||$94,132|
|Average Household Income||$109,287|
|Per Capita Income||$38,307|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.87%|
|Per Capita Income||2.52%|
The table below compares Acton 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||# 546||64th|
|Population Density1||# 1141||25th|
|Diversity Index2||# 914||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 173||89th|
|Per Capita Income||# 300||80th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.