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Meadow Valley, California - Basic Facts

The Meadow Valley Census Designated Place had a population of 454 as of July 1, 2019. Meadow Valley 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 Meadow Valley is located at latitude 39.9296 and longitude -121.0608 in Plumas County. The formal boundaries for the Meadow Valley Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 8.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Plumas County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 3,776 feet.

The Meadow Valley Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408809) 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 Meadow Valley Census Designated Place is located within Quincy CCD of Plumas County.


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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Meadow Valley, CA Housing Affordability Index is 116
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

Meadow Valley, CA Wealth Index is 121
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.

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POPULATION

Total Population 454 (100%)
Population in Households 454 (100.0%)
Population in Families 330 (72.7%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 53
Diversity Index2 23
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $55,738
Average Household Income $81,218
Per Capita Income $40,627
Wealth Index4 121

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 304 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 187 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 40 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 77 (25.3%)
Median Home Value $245,745
Housing Affordability Index3 116
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 227
Average Household Size 2.0
Family Households 128
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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 -0.24% -0.49%
Households -0.19% -0.44%
Families 0.08% -0.63%
Median Household Income   3.42%
Per Capita Income   3.13%

Meadow Valley, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Meadow Valley 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 # 1204 21st
Population Density # 1378 9th
Diversity Index # 1470 3rd
Median Household Income # 931 39th
Per Capita Income # 437 71st

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