Portola, CA 96122 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 96122: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Portola, CA 96122

Not Acceptable, USPS
Delleker, CA 96122

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 239
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,159
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 88
  • County: Plumas County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.842, Longitude -120.468
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Portola, CA 96122 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,034
Daytime Population: Workers 1,310
Daytime Population: Residents 2,444
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,754
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 4,010
Population in Familes 3,153
Population in Group Qrtrs 24
Population Density2 27
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $39,415
Average Household Income $55,750
Per Capita Income $23,999


Total Housing Units 2,569 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,117 (43.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 612 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 840 (32.7%)
Median Home Value $186,196
Average Home Value $211,191


Total Households 1,729
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 1,117
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.24% -0.71%
Households -0.18% -0.68%
Families -0.21% -0.67%
Median Household Income   0.79%
Per Capita Income   2.11%

Portola, CA 96122 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 96122 to the other 1,761 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1169 34th
Population Density # 1390 21st
Diversity Index # 1309 26th
Median Household Income # 1456 17th
Per Capita Income # 1210 31st

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