Castaic is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Castaic Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Los Angeles County at latitude 34.4889 and longitude -118.6229. Los Angeles County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,227 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Castaic Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 7.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Castaic: Castac.Photos of the local Castaic, CA area
Also See: Castaic, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||19,047|
|Population in Familes||17,339|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||156|
|Average Household Size||3.29|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||5,968 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,851 (81.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||933 (15.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||184 ( 3.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$464,996|
|Average Home Value||$505,338|
|Median Household Income||$106,292|
|Average Household Income||$127,812|
|Per Capita Income||$38,809|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.92%|
|Per Capita Income||3.11%|
The table below compares Castaic 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||# 350||77th|
|Population Density1||# 512||66th|
|Diversity Index2||# 664||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 116||92nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 289||81st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.