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Salton City, California - Basic Facts

The Salton City Census Designated Place had a population of 4,365 as of July 1, 2018. Salton City ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Salton City is located at latitude 33.2994 and longitude -115.9609 in Imperial County. The formal boundaries for the Salton City Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 21.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Imperial County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is -125 feet.

The Salton City Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409242) 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 Salton City Census Designated Place is located within West Imperial CCD of Imperial County.


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Salton City, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 4,365
Population in Households 3,877
Population in Familes 3,314
Population in Group Qrtrs 488
Population Density2 204
Diversity Index3 80
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $40,453
Average Household Income $52,081
Per Capita Income $15,143

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,141 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 948 (44.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 357 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 836 (39.0%)
Median Home Value $86,626
Average Home Value $123,156
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,305
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 888
Average Family Size 4
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.82% 0.95%
Households 0.98% 0.74%
Families 0.14% 0.73%
Median Household Income   3.62%
Per Capita Income   3.54%

Salton City, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Salton City to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 682 55th
Population Density # 1127 26th
Diversity Index # 389 75th
Median Household Income # 1238 18th
Per Capita Income # 1370 10th

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