Valley Ford, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Valley Ford, California - Basic Facts

The Valley Ford Census Designated Place had a population of 152 as of July 1, 2016. Valley Ford ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Valley Ford is located at latitude 38.3246 and longitude -122.9147 in Sonoma County. The formal boundaries for the Valley Ford Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sonoma County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 49 feet.

The Valley Ford Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583173) 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 Valley Ford Census Designated Place is located within Sebastopol CCD of Sonoma County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Valley Ford 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 Valley Ford: Fowlerville, Valleyford.

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


Total Population 152
Population in Households 152
Population in Familes 122
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 58
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 59
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 40
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 68 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 19 (27.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 9 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $916,667
Average Home Value $932,895


Median Household Income $79,979
Average Household Income $112,705
Per Capita Income $45,280
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.54% 0.78%
Households 0.55% 0.34%
Families 2.16% 0.98%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   2.12%
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.

Valley Ford, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Valley Ford 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 # 1386 9th
Population Density1 # 1358 10th
Diversity Index2 # 1029 32nd
Median Household Income # 313 79th
Per Capita Income # 240 84th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.