Planada is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Planada Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Merced County at latitude 37.2908 and longitude -120.3185. Merced County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 226 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Planada Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Planada: Geneva, Whitton.Photos of the local Planada, CA area
Also See: Planada, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||4,974|
|Population in Familes||4,653|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||96|
|Average Household Size||4.02|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||1,338 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||681 (50.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||554 (41.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||102 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,533|
|Average Home Value||$112,978|
|Median Household Income||$34,229|
|Average Household Income||$43,974|
|Per Capita Income||$11,203|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.83%|
|Per Capita Income||2.82%|
The table below compares Planada 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||# 643||58th|
|Population Density1||# 424||72nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 136||91st|
|Median Household Income||# 1329||13th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1443||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.