Stanislaus County CA Information


Stanislaus County Subdivisions

Stanislaus County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 521,895
Population in Households 515,429
Population in Familes 443,317
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,466
Population Density1 349
Diversity Index2 79


Total Households 167,137
Average Household Size 3.08
Family Households 125,427
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 181,096 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 97,657 (53.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 69,480 (38.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,959 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $177,038
Average Home Value $217,656


Median Household Income $46,893
Average Household Income $62,815
Per Capita Income $20,374
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.34% 0.53%
Households 0.28% 0.49%
Families 0.26% 0.48%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.71%
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.


Stanislaus County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stanislaus County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 16 74th
Population Density1 # 15 76th
Diversity Index2 # 18 71st
Median Household Income # 36 40th
Per Capita Income # 44 26th

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