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Caspar, California - Basic Facts

The Caspar Census Designated Place had a population of 515 as of July 1, 2017. Caspar ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Caspar is located at latitude 39.3631 and longitude -123.8042 in Mendocino County. The formal boundaries for the Caspar Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mendocino County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 82 feet.

The Caspar Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628717) 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 Caspar Census Designated Place is located within Mendocino CCD of Mendocino County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Caspar population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Caspar, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 515
Daytime Population: Workers 45
Daytime Population: Residents 269
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 314
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 515
Population in Familes 362
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 172
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $52,804
Average Household Income $77,598
Per Capita Income $36,024


Total Housing Units 342 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 176 (51.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 78 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 88 (25.7%)
Median Home Value $492,593
Average Home Value $553,977


Total Households 254
Average Household Size 2.03
Family Households 147
Average Family Size 2
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.16% 0.31%
Households 0.11% 0.16%
Families 1.6% 0.14%
Median Household Income   0.77%
Per Capita Income   2.13%

Caspar, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caspar to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1177 22nd
Population Density # 1163 23rd
Diversity Index # 1354 11th
Median Household Income # 864 43rd
Per Capita Income # 471 69th

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