Palo Cedro, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Palo Cedro, California - Basic Facts

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The Palo Cedro Census Designated Place had a population of 1,293 as of July 1, 2017. Palo Cedro ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Palo Cedro is located at latitude 40.5516 and longitude -122.2347 in Shasta County. The formal boundaries for the Palo Cedro Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Shasta County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 469 feet.

The Palo Cedro Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409021) 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.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Palo Cedro Census Designated Place is located within Redding CCD of Shasta County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Palo Cedro population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Palo Cedro: Palocedro.

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Palo Cedro, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,293
Daytime Population: Workers 875
Daytime Population: Residents 735
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,610
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.25
Population in Households 1,284
Population in Familes 1,130
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density2 352
Diversity Index3 29


Median Household Income $65,680
Average Household Income $88,307
Per Capita Income $32,831


Total Housing Units 513 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 412 (80.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 70 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 ( 6.0%)
Median Home Value $412,054
Average Home Value $460,412


Total Households 482
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 385
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.26% 0.4%
Households 0.23% 0.33%
Families 0.07% 0.36%
Median Household Income   1.16%
Per Capita Income   1.95%

Palo Cedro, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Palo Cedro to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 981 35th
Population Density # 1027 32nd
Diversity Index # 1400 8th
Median Household Income # 548 64th
Per Capita Income # 594 61st

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