Empire is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Empire Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Stanislaus County at latitude 37.6383 and longitude -120.9022. Stanislaus County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 118 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Empire Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Empire: Empire City.Photos of the local Empire, CA area
Also See: Empire, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||4,108|
|Population in Familes||3,540|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||138|
|Average Household Size||3.34|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||1,333 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||715 (53.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||514 (38.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||104 ( 7.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$116,071|
|Average Home Value||$196,213|
|Median Household Income||$31,359|
|Average Household Income||$39,842|
|Per Capita Income||$12,465|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.49%|
|Per Capita Income||2.97%|
The table below compares Empire 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||# 687||55th|
|Population Density1||# 501||67th|
|Diversity Index2||# 153||90th|
|Median Household Income||# 1406||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1400||8th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.