Kings County CA Information


Kings County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 152,405
Daytime Population: Workers 60,314
Daytime Population: Residents 78,521
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 138,835
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 135,653
Population in Familes 118,213
Population in Group Qrtrs 16,752
Population Density2 110
Diversity Index3 86


Median Household Income $51,527
Average Household Income $68,834
Per Capita Income $20,015


Total Housing Units 45,492 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 22,436 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 20,252 (44.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,804 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $221,227
Average Home Value $271,503


Total Households 42,688
Average Household Size 3.18
Family Households 33,059
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 -0.05% 0.44%
Households 0.48% 0.52%
Families 0.48% 0.52%
Median Household Income   1.05%
Per Capita Income   2.61%


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, 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 # 33 45th
Population Density # 30 50th
Diversity Index # 3 97th
Median Household Income # 33 45th
Per Capita Income # 54 9th

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