Beckwourth, CA 96129 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 96129: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Beckwourth, CA 96129

Acceptable Alternative
Portola, CA 96129

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 17
  • Single Family Addresses: 87
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Plumas County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.818, Longitude -120.376
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Beckwourth, CA 96129 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 187
Population in Households 187
Population in Familes 152
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 74
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 50
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 92 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 60 (65.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 18 (19.6%)
Median Home Value $175,000
Average Home Value $192,500


Median Household Income $47,165
Average Household Income $73,113
Per Capita Income $28,932
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.25% 0.74%
Households 1.13% 0.53%
Families 1.34% 0.79%
Median Household Income   0.69%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
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.

Beckwourth, CA 96129 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 96129 to the other 1,756 ZIP Codes 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 # 1628 7th
Population Density1 # 1645 6th
Diversity Index2 # 1660 5th
Median Household Income # 1203 32nd
Per Capita Income # 878 50th

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