Janesville, CA Profile: Facts & Data

Advertisement

Janesville Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Janesville Content

Also See: Janesville, CA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Janesville, California - Basic Facts

The Janesville Census Designated Place had a population of 1,354 as of July 1, 2019. Janesville ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Janesville is located at latitude 40.2966 and longitude -120.5241 in Lassen County. The formal boundaries for the Janesville Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 13.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Lassen County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,239 feet.

The Janesville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2611437) 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 Janesville Census Designated Place is located within Susanville CCD of Lassen County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Janesville: Gas Point, Lassen.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Janesville 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Janesville (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. California Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. California Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Janesville, CA - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a California Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Advertisement

Janesville, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Janesville, CA Housing Affordability Index is 133
State of California Housing Affordability Index is 67
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Janesville, CA Wealth Index is 117
State of California Wealth Index is 123
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for cities, Counties, ZIP Codes and even neighborhoods (Census Blocks) when you search by a specific California address.

See our:

  1. New 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  2. References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.

POPULATION

Total Population 1,354
Population in Households 1,348
Population in Familes 1,186
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density 103
Diversity Index1 33
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $74,325
Average Household Income $93,849
Per Capita Income $35,951
Wealth Index3 117

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 589 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 443 (75.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 73 (12.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 73 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $295,787
Housing Affordability Index2 133
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 516
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 399
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.42% -0.73%
Households -0.39% -0.75%
Families -0.42% -0.76%
Median Household Income   5.17%
Per Capita Income   3.12%

Janesville, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Janesville to the other 1,521 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 970 36th
Population Density # 1272 16th
Diversity Index # 1354 11th
Median Household Income # 572 62nd
Per Capita Income # 590 61st

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

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

California Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare California July 1, 2019 Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results:
Advertisement