Eureka-Arcata-Fortuna, CA Micropolitan Statistical Area CA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Eureka-Arcata-Fortuna, CA Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Eureka-Arcata-Fortuna, CA Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 138,332
Population in Households 132,879
Population in Familes 92,489
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,453
Population Density1 39
Diversity Index2 49


Total Households 56,924
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 31,589
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 63,035 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,296 (48.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 26,628 (42.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,111 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $292,878
Average Home Value $322,340


Median Household Income $40,424
Average Household Income $56,661
Per Capita Income $23,789
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.35%
Households 0.25% 0.27%
Families 0.26% 0.27%
Median Household Income   2.56%
Per Capita Income   1.81%
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.