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Covelo, California - Basic Facts

Covelo is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Covelo Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Mendocino County at latitude 39.7929 and longitude -123.2481. Mendocino County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,398 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Covelo Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 7.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

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Covelo, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Covelo 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 993 35th
Population Density1 # 1163 24th
Diversity Index2 # 586 62nd
Median Household Income # 1390 9th
Per Capita Income # 1288 15th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Covelo, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,237
Population in Households 1,232
Population in Familes 953
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density1 174
Diversity Index2 72
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 477
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 298
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 543 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 291 (53.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 186 (34.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $156,410
Average Home Value $193,879
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $31,942
Average Household Income $41,494
Per Capita Income $15,768
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.34% -0.18%
Households -0.2% -0.08%
Families 1.22% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   2.95%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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