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California Pines, California - Basic Facts

The California Pines Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Modoc County at latitude 41.4138 and longitude -120.6653. Modoc County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,406 feet.

The formal official name is the California Pines Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as California Pines, California.

The U5 Census Class Code for California Pines indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the California Pines Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 517
Population in Households 516
Population in Familes 410
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 70
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 217
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 142
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 282 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 171 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 45 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 65 (23.0%)
Median Home Value $196,212
Average Home Value $252,047


Median Household Income $44,616
Average Household Income $68,348
Per Capita Income $29,684
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.14% -0.75%
Households 0.11% -0.65%
Families 1.2% -0.57%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   2.82%
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.


California Pines, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares California Pines 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 # 1180 22nd
Population Density1 # 1341 12th
Diversity Index2 # 906 41st
Median Household Income # 1001 34th
Per Capita Income # 556 63rd

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