Tracy, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Tracy, California - Basic Facts

The City of Tracy had a population of 86,985 as of July 1, 2016. Tracy ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Tracy is located at latitude 37.7246 and longitude -121.4455 in San Joaquin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Tracy (see map below) encompass a land area of 22.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. San Joaquin County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 52 feet.

The City of Tracy (GNIS ID: 2412090) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Tracy is located within Tracy CCD of San Joaquin County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tracy population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 86,985
Population in Households 86,674
Population in Familes 77,684
Population in Group Qrtrs 311
Population Density1 3,855
Diversity Index2 85


Total Households 25,108
Average Household Size 3.45
Family Households 20,503
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 26,711 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,248 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,860 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,603 ( 6.0%)
Median Home Value $326,516
Average Home Value $374,588


Median Household Income $79,483
Average Household Income $93,646
Per Capita Income $27,363
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.73% 0.89%
Households 0.48% 0.7%
Families 0.41% 0.69%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
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.

Tracy, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tracy 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 # 93 94th
Population Density1 # 323 79th
Diversity Index2 # 165 89th
Median Household Income # 318 79th
Per Capita Income # 770 49th

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