The table below compares Orange County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents 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||# 3||97th|
|Population Density1||# 2||98th|
|Diversity Index2||# 19||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 6||91st|
|Per Capita Income||# 9||86th|
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|Population in Households||3,051,152|
|Population in Familes||2,522,505|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||43,215|
|Average Household Size||3.0|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,071,764 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||584,232 (54.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||432,123 (40.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||55,409 ( 5.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$497,422|
|Average Home Value||$575,877|
|Median Household Income||$76,401|
|Average Household Income||$101,994|
|Per Capita Income||$33,799|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.49%|
|Per Capita Income||3.08%|
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