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Concord, California - Basic Facts

The City of Concord had a population of 128,196 as of July 1, 2019. Concord ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Concord is located at latitude 37.978 and longitude -122.0311 in Contra Costa County. The formal boundaries for the City of Concord encompass a land area of 30.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Contra Costa County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 75 feet.

The City of Concord (GNIS ID: 2410214) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Concord is located within Central Contra Costa CCD of Contra Costa County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Concord: Drunken Indian, Todos Santos.

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Concord, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Concord, CA Housing Affordability Index is 70
State of California Housing Affordability Index is 67
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Concord, CA Wealth Index is 121
State of California Wealth Index is 123
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 128,196 (100%)
Population in Households 127,265 (99.3%)
Population in Families 101,591 (79.2%)
Population in Group Quarters1 931 ( 0.7%)
Population Density 4,196
Diversity Index2 79
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $81,773
Average Household Income $104,179
Per Capita Income $37,413
Wealth Index4 121

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 48,183 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,272 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,740 (34.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,172 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $592,499
Housing Affordability Index3 70
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 46,011
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 31,134
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.54% 0.58%
Households 0.44% 0.53%
Families 0.38% 0.5%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   3.1%

Concord, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Concord to the other 1,521 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 49 97th
Population Density # 298 80th
Diversity Index # 424 72nd
Median Household Income # 437 71st
Per Capita Income # 524 66th

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