Alpine County CA Information


Alpine County Subdivisions

Alpine County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,080
Daytime Population: Workers 898
Daytime Population: Residents 627
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,525
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.41
Population in Households 1,056
Population in Familes 795
Population in Group Qrtrs 24
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $58,817
Average Household Income $80,140
Per Capita Income $34,297


Total Housing Units 1,843 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 324 (17.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 133 ( 7.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,386 (75.2%)
Median Home Value $402,273
Average Home Value $388,117


Total Households 457
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 273
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 -1.16% -1.06%
Households -1.15% -1.03%
Families -1.16% -1.05%
Median Household Income   0.93%
Per Capita Income   2.32%


Alpine County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Alpine County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents 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 # 58 2nd
Population Density # 58 2nd
Diversity Index # 44 26th
Median Household Income # 25 59th
Per Capita Income # 15 76th

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