Kentfield, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Kentfield, California - Basic Facts

The Kentfield Census Designated Place had a population of 6,812 as of July 1, 2018. Kentfield ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Kentfield is located at latitude 37.9354 and longitude -122.5588 in Marin County. The formal boundaries for the Kentfield Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Marin County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 138 feet.

The Kentfield Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408473) 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 Kentfield Census Designated Place is located within Ross Valley CCD of Marin County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Kentfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Kentfield: Kent, Ross Landing, Tamalpais.

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


Total Population 6,812
Population in Households 6,790
Population in Familes 5,762
Population in Group Qrtrs 22
Population Density2 2,252
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $200,001
Average Household Income $257,346
Per Capita Income $101,316


Total Housing Units 2,861 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,978 (69.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 689 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 193 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $1,704,918
Average Home Value $1,684,378


Total Households 2,668
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 1,902
Average Family Size 3
  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 0.6% 0.51%
Households 0.45% 0.42%
Families 0.4% 0.41%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   1.88%

Kentfield, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kentfield to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 582 62nd
Population Density # 575 62nd
Diversity Index # 1424 6th
Median Household Income # 1 99th
Per Capita Income # 12 99th

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