Lake County CA Information


Lake County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 67,958
Population in Households 66,822
Population in Familes 50,680
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,136
Population Density1 54
Diversity Index2 60


Median Household Income $38,659
Average Household Income $56,505
Per Capita Income $23,330


Total Housing Units 37,670 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,971 (45.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,800 (28.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,899 (26.3%)
Median Home Value $224,701
Average Home Value $266,415


Total Households 27,771
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 17,008
Average Family Size 3
  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 0.6% 0.51%
Households 0.55% 0.48%
Families 0.55% 0.48%
Median Household Income   1.27%
Per Capita Income   1.93%


Lake County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake 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 # 40 33rd
Population Density # 37 38th
Diversity Index # 40 33rd
Median Household Income # 57 3rd
Per Capita Income # 47 21st

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