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The Hood Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Sacramento County at latitude 38.3693 and longitude -121.5155. Sacramento County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 7 feet.
The formal official name is the Hood Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Hood, California.
The U5 Census Class Code for Hood 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 Hood Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Hood: Richland.
|Population in Households||297|
|Population in Familes||235|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||122 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||63 (51.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||51 (41.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||8 ( 6.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$266,667|
|Average Home Value||$412,097|
|Median Household Income||$46,874|
|Average Household Income||$53,732|
|Per Capita Income||$21,611|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.2%|
|Per Capita Income||2.68%|
The table below compares Hood 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||# 1278||16th|
|Population Density1||# 791||48th|
|Diversity Index2||# 266||82nd|
|Median Household Income||# 941||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 966||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.