Del Norte County CA Information


Del Norte County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 27,363
Daytime Population: Workers 9,942
Daytime Population: Residents 15,945
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,887
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 24,250
Population in Familes 18,993
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,113
Population Density2 27
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $36,749
Average Household Income $52,299
Per Capita Income $19,891


Total Housing Units 11,186 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,804 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,870 (34.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,512 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $232,130
Average Home Value $268,414


Total Households 9,674
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 6,226
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 -0.61% -0.26%
Households -0.33% -0.31%
Families -0.33% -0.31%
Median Household Income   0.46%
Per Capita Income   1.88%


Del Norte County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Del Norte 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 # 49 17th
Population Density # 43 28th
Diversity Index # 35 40th
Median Household Income # 58 2nd
Per Capita Income # 56 5th

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