Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area CA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Visalia-Porterville, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 465,273
Population in Households 460,207
Population in Familes 404,269
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,066
Population Density1 96
Diversity Index2 82


Total Households 136,281
Average Household Size 3.38
Family Households 107,562
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 148,971 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 77,559 (52.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 58,722 (39.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 12,690 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $192,783
Average Home Value $247,501


Median Household Income $44,766
Average Household Income $62,221
Per Capita Income $18,579
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.82% 0.82%
Households 0.71% 0.76%
Families 0.72% 0.76%
Median Household Income   0.15%
Per Capita Income   1.42%
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.