The Santa Margarita Census Designated Place had a population of 1,278 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Santa Margarita is located at latitude 35.3894 and longitude -120.6082 in San Luis Obispo County. The formal boundaries for the Santa Margarita Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. San Luis Obispo County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,010 feet.
The Santa Margarita Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583128) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Santa Margarita population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,278|
|Population in Familes||986|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||535 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||335 (62.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||179 (33.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||21 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$410,227|
|Average Home Value||$496,045|
|Median Household Income||$52,800|
|Average Household Income||$71,936|
|Per Capita Income||$29,071|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.47%|
|Per Capita Income||2.92%|
The table below compares Santa Margarita to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 987||35th|
|Population Density1||# 538||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1028||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 799||48th|
|Per Capita Income||# 634||58th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.