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Rainbow, California - Basic Facts

The Rainbow Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in San Diego County at latitude 33.4099 and longitude -117.1394. San Diego County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,043 feet.

The formal official name is the Rainbow Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Rainbow, California.

The U5 Census Class Code for Rainbow 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 Rainbow Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Rainbow Census Designated Place, CA Boundary Map


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

POPULATION

Total Population 1,840
Population in Households 1,776
Population in Familes 1,483
Population in Group Qrtrs 64
Population Density1 167
Diversity Index2 77
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 647
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 472
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 723 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 459 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 188 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 76 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $440,506
Average Home Value $514,028
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $65,022
Average Household Income $85,047
Per Capita Income $28,824
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.1% 0.52%
Households 0.11% 0.52%
Families 1.67% 0.5%
Median Household Income   3.39%
Per Capita Income   3.21%
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.

Rainbow, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rainbow 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 # 900 41st
Population Density1 # 1175 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 450 71st
Median Household Income # 455 70th
Per Capita Income # 603 60th

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