The City of Pacifica had a population of 38,592 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Pacifica is located at latitude 37.6066 and longitude -122.4772 in San Mateo County. The formal boundaries for the City of Pacifica (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. San Mateo County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 82 feet.
The City of Pacifica (GNIS ID: 2411351) 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 Pacifica is located within South San Francisco CCD of San Mateo County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pacifica population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Pacifica: Edgemar, Fairway Park, Pedro Point, Pedro Valley, Punta De Las Almejas, Rockaway Beach, Sharp Park, Vallemar.
|Population in Households||38,410|
|Population in Familes||31,325|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||182|
|Average Household Size||2.69|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||14,942 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||9,527 (63.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,746 (31.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||669 ( 4.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$656,027|
|Average Home Value||$680,810|
|Median Household Income||$95,878|
|Average Household Income||$120,744|
|Per Capita Income||$44,841|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.96%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
The table below compares Pacifica 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.
|Total Population||# 223||85th|
|Population Density1||# 441||71st|
|Diversity Index2||# 646||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 177||88th|
|Per Capita Income||# 249||84th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.