Madera County CA Information


Madera County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 156,213
Daytime Population: Workers 51,117
Daytime Population: Residents 95,874
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 146,991
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 148,403
Population in Familes 128,964
Population in Group Qrtrs 7,810
Population Density2 73
Diversity Index3 81


Median Household Income $49,730
Average Household Income $67,811
Per Capita Income $20,406


Total Housing Units 51,068 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 27,886 (54.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,861 (33.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,321 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $252,895
Average Home Value $322,346


Total Households 44,747
Average Household Size 3.32
Family Households 35,210
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 0.48% 0.6%
Households 0.45% 0.55%
Families 0.45% 0.54%
Median Household Income   0.98%
Per Capita Income   2.43%


Madera County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Madera 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 # 32 47th
Population Density # 35 41st
Diversity Index # 13 79th
Median Household Income # 38 36th
Per Capita Income # 52 12th

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