Rossmoor, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Rossmoor, California - Basic Facts

The Rossmoor Census Designated Place had a population of 10,749 as of July 1, 2017. Rossmoor ranks in the upper 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 Rossmoor is located at latitude 33.7886 and longitude -118.0804 in Orange County. The formal boundaries for the Rossmoor Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Orange County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 13 feet.

The Rossmoor Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409214) 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 Rossmoor Census Designated Place is located within Anaheim-Santa Ana-Garden Grove CCD of Orange County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rossmoor population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Rossmoor: Leisure World.

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Rossmoor, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,749
Daytime Population: Workers 1,345
Daytime Population: Residents 5,664
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,009
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.65
Population in Households 10,749
Population in Familes 9,599
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 6,965
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $121,413
Average Household Income $182,899
Per Capita Income $64,820


Total Housing Units 3,802 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,218 (84.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 540 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 ( 1.2%)
Median Home Value $890,464
Average Home Value $909,468


Total Households 3,758
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 2,964
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.64% 0.72%
Households 0.45% 0.58%
Families 0.18% 0.59%
Median Household Income   1.67%
Per Capita Income   1.69%

Rossmoor, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rossmoor to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 478 69th
Population Density # 143 91st
Diversity Index # 1001 34th
Median Household Income # 84 95th
Per Capita Income # 103 93rd

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