Chualar, CA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Chualar, California - Basic Facts

The Chualar Census Designated Place had a population of 1,237 as of July 1, 2017. Chualar ranks in the upper 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 Chualar is located at latitude 36.5711 and longitude -121.5103 in Monterey County. The formal boundaries for the Chualar Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Monterey County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 115 feet.

The Chualar Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407612) 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 Chualar Census Designated Place is located within Gonzales CCD of Monterey County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Chualar population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 1,237
Daytime Population: Workers 384
Daytime Population: Residents 635
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,019
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 1,237
Population in Familes 1,151
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,976
Diversity Index3 93


Median Household Income $56,304
Average Household Income $71,875
Per Capita Income $14,838


Total Housing Units 257 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 110 (42.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 144 (56.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 3 ( 1.2%)
Median Home Value $239,394
Average Home Value $367,273


Total Households 254
Average Household Size 4.87
Family Households 239
Average Family Size 5
  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 0.54% 0.58%
Households 0.5% 0.55%
Families 0.47% 0.58%
Median Household Income   1.14%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Chualar, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chualar to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 998 34th
Population Density # 607 60th
Diversity Index # 6 100th
Median Household Income # 759 50th
Per Capita Income # 1362 10th

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