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The Lee Vining Census Designated Place had a population of 218 as of July 1, 2016. Lee Vining ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lee Vining is located at latitude 37.9556 and longitude -119.1337 in Mono County. The formal boundaries for the Lee Vining Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mono County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 6,781 feet.

The Lee Vining Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583054) 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 Lee Vining Census Designated Place is located within Mammoth Lakes CCD of Mono County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lee Vining population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lee Vining: Lakeview, Leevinging, Leevining, Poverty Flat.

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Lee Vining, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 218
Population in Households 211
Population in Familes 169
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 42
Diversity Index2 74


Total Households 83
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 56
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 112 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47 (42.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 36 (32.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 (25.9%)
Median Home Value $320,833
Average Home Value $338,587


Median Household Income $52,694
Average Household Income $70,415
Per Capita Income $28,498
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.29% -0.37%
Households -0.38% -0.24%
Families 0.88% -0.36%
Median Household Income   3.17%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
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.

Lee Vining, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lee Vining to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 1322 13th
Population Density1 # 1410 7th
Diversity Index2 # 543 64th
Median Household Income # 836 45th
Per Capita Income # 726 52nd

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