Fresno County CA Information


Fresno County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 989,303
Daytime Population: Workers 402,634
Daytime Population: Residents 579,737
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 982,371
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 970,804
Population in Familes 828,037
Population in Group Qrtrs 18,499
Population Density2 166
Diversity Index3 85


Median Household Income $49,824
Average Household Income $71,247
Per Capita Income $22,286


Total Housing Units 333,241 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 162,234 (48.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 142,221 (42.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 28,786 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $264,975
Average Home Value $321,725


Total Households 304,455
Average Household Size 3.19
Family Households 225,545
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.85% 0.88%
Households 0.7% 0.8%
Families 0.7% 0.79%
Median Household Income   1.02%
Per Capita Income   2.37%


Fresno County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fresno 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 # 10 84th
Population Density # 21 66th
Diversity Index # 4 95th
Median Household Income # 37 38th
Per Capita Income # 46 22nd

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