Fresno County CA Information


Fresno County Subdivisions

Fresno County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 997,219
Population in Households 978,978
Population in Familes 839,843
Population in Group Qrtrs 18,241
Population Density1 167
Diversity Index2 85


Median Household Income $51,759
Average Household Income $74,982
Per Capita Income $23,490


Total Housing Units 334,919 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 170,367 (50.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 137,337 (41.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 27,215 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $291,774
Average Home Value $369,038


Total Households 307,704
Average Household Size 3.18
Family Households 228,049
Average Family Size 4
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.84% 0.89%
Households 0.75% 0.84%
Families 0.75% 0.84%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   3.45%


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, 2018 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 # 45 24th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.