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Vineyard, California - Basic Facts

Vineyard is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Vineyard Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Sacramento County at latitude 38.4645 and longitude -121.3469. Sacramento County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 89 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Vineyard Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 17.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Vineyard, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 26,420
Population in Households 26,288
Population in Familes 23,787
Population in Group Qrtrs 132
Population Density1 1,536
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 7,808
Average Household Size 3.37
Family Households 6,496
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 8,171 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,869 (71.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,939 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 363 ( 4.4%)
Median Home Value $262,008
Average Home Value $311,769


Median Household Income $80,698
Average Household Income $100,626
Per Capita Income $29,831
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.47% 1.05%
Households 1.36% 1.0%
Families 1.12% 0.9%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   2.72%
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.


Vineyard, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vineyard 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 283 81st
Population Density1 # 671 56th
Diversity Index2 # 377 75th
Median Household Income # 280 82nd
Per Capita Income # 547 64th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.