Lakehead is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Lakehead Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Shasta County at latitude 40.9052 and longitude -122.3792. Shasta County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,161 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Lakehead Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0.58 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lakehead: Lakeshore, Lakeside, Loftus, Pollock.Photos of the local Lakehead, CA area
Also See: Lakehead, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||494|
|Population in Familes||358|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.01|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||374 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||202 (54.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||44 (11.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||128 (34.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$178,226|
|Average Home Value||$250,000|
|Median Household Income||$60,008|
|Average Household Income||$81,643|
|Per Capita Income||$41,364|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.16%|
|Per Capita Income||3.06%|
The table below compares Lakehead 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.
|Total Population||# 1189||22nd|
|Population Density1||# 1271||17th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1480||3rd|
|Median Household Income||# 534||65th|
|Per Capita Income||# 246||84th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.