Kings County CA Information


Kings County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 153,891
Population in Households 137,690
Population in Familes 120,595
Population in Group Qrtrs 16,201
Population Density1 111
Diversity Index2 86


Median Household Income $53,342
Average Household Income $72,077
Per Capita Income $20,869


Total Housing Units 46,044 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 22,766 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 20,289 (44.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,989 ( 6.5%)
Median Home Value $242,475
Average Home Value $321,679


Total Households 43,055
Average Household Size 3.2
Family Households 33,354
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 0.07% 0.58%
Households 0.53% 0.62%
Families 0.53% 0.62%
Median Household Income   2.78%
Per Capita Income   3.55%


Kings County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kings 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 # 33 45th
Population Density # 30 50th
Diversity Index # 3 97th
Median Household Income # 33 45th
Per Capita Income # 55 7th

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