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Pacheco, California - Basic Facts

The Pacheco Census Designated Place had a population of 3,782 as of July 1, 2017. Pacheco 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 Pacheco is located at latitude 37.9878 and longitude -122.0699 in Contra Costa County. The formal boundaries for the Pacheco Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.74 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 Pacheco Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409012) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

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

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pacheco population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 3,782
Daytime Population: Workers 1,855
Daytime Population: Residents 1,828
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,683
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 3,706
Population in Familes 2,748
Population in Group Qrtrs 76
Population Density2 5,104
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $58,494
Average Household Income $76,144
Per Capita Income $33,727


Total Housing Units 1,656 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,226 (74.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 347 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 83 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $246,250
Average Home Value $273,369


Total Households 1,573
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 912
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 0.36% 0.51%
Households 0.13% 0.33%
Families -0.39% 0.39%
Median Household Income   1.8%
Per Capita Income   2.44%

Pacheco, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pacheco to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 710 53rd
Population Density # 235 85th
Diversity Index # 774 49th
Median Household Income # 686 55th
Per Capita Income # 555 63rd

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