Topanga is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Topanga Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Los Angeles County at latitude 34.0936 and longitude -118.6015. Los Angeles County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 840 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Topanga Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 19.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.Photos of the local Topanga, CA area
Also See: Topanga, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||8,361|
|Population in Familes||6,428|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,750 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,566 (68.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||903 (24.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||281 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$743,750|
|Average Home Value||$776,463|
|Median Household Income||$130,190|
|Average Household Income||$167,579|
|Per Capita Income||$67,912|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||5.11%|
|Per Capita Income||4.46%|
The table below compares Topanga 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||# 524||66th|
|Population Density1||# 974||36th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1305||14th|
|Median Household Income||# 58||96th|
|Per Capita Income||# 46||97th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.