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Tipton, California - Basic Facts

The Tipton Census Designated Place had a population of 3,180 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Tipton is located at latitude 36.0585 and longitude -119.313 in Tulare County. The formal boundaries for the Tipton Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Tulare County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 276 feet.

The Tipton Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409325) 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 Tipton Census Designated Place is located within Tipton CCD of Tulare County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tipton 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 Tipton: Tip Town.

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Tipton Census Designated Place, CA Boundary Map

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


Total Population 3,180
Population in Households 3,180
Population in Familes 2,918
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3,150
Diversity Index2 73


Total Households 756
Average Household Size 4.21
Family Households 651
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 802 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 338 (42.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 418 (52.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 46 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $127,027
Average Home Value $123,891


Median Household Income $34,916
Average Household Income $42,878
Per Capita Income $10,194
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.64% 2.46%
Households 3.49% 2.37%
Families 3.5% 2.37%
Median Household Income   -0.48%
Per Capita Income   0.13%
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.

Tipton, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tipton 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 # 768 49th
Population Density1 # 429 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 565 63rd
Median Household Income # 1351 11th
Per Capita Income # 1471 3rd

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