Orangevale, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Orangevale, California - Basic Facts

The Orangevale Census Designated Place had a population of 35,563 as of July 1, 2016. Orangevale ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Orangevale is located at latitude 38.6894 and longitude -121.2231 in Sacramento County. The formal boundaries for the Orangevale Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Sacramento County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 243 feet.

The Orangevale Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408995) 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 Orangevale Census Designated Place is located within Sacramento CCD of Sacramento County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Orangevale 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 Orangevale: Orange Vale, Orange Vale Colony, The Vale.

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


Total Population 35,563
Population in Households 35,354
Population in Familes 29,183
Population in Group Qrtrs 209
Population Density1 3,088
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 13,294
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 9,434
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,977 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,586 (68.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,708 (26.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 683 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $328,074
Average Home Value $364,728


Median Household Income $70,410
Average Household Income $85,282
Per Capita Income $32,141
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.74% 0.98%
Households 0.59% 0.85%
Families 0.6% 0.87%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
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.

Orangevale, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Orangevale 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 # 236 84th
Population Density1 # 437 71st
Diversity Index2 # 1142 25th
Median Household Income # 430 72nd
Per Capita Income # 545 64th

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