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Jacumba Hot Springs, California - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in San Diego County at latitude 32.6176 and longitude -116.1897. San Diego County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,825 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Jacumba Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 6.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Jacumba Hot Springs: Jacom, Jacumba, J-Town, J-Town USA, La Rancheria llamada en su idioma Jacom.

Also See: Jacumba, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Jacumba Hot Springs, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jacumba Hot Springs 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 # 1165 24th
Population Density1 # 1292 15th
Diversity Index2 # 572 62nd
Median Household Income # 754 51st
Per Capita Income # 667 56th

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


Jacumba Hot Springs, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 573
Population in Households 573
Population in Familes 438
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 94
Diversity Index2 72


Total Households 220
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 129
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 300 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 129 (43.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 91 (30.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 80 (26.7%)
Median Home Value $229,167
Average Home Value $273,462


Median Household Income $52,691
Average Household Income $69,336
Per Capita Income $27,763
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.5% 0.86%
Households 0.43% 0.89%
Families 0.18% 0.91%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   3.38%
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.

Information Updates

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