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Granite Hills, California - Basic Facts

The Granite Hills Census Designated Place had a population of 3,275 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Granite Hills is located at latitude 32.8033 and longitude -116.9056 in San Diego County. The formal boundaries for the Granite Hills Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.79 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. San Diego County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 659 feet.

The Granite Hills Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408320) 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 Granite Hills Census Designated Place is located within San Diego CCD of San Diego County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Granite Hills 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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Granite Hills, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,275
Daytime Population: Workers 436
Daytime Population: Residents 1,744
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,180
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.67
Population in Households 3,248
Population in Familes 2,816
Population in Group Qrtrs 27
Population Density2 1,173
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $102,995
Average Household Income $131,714
Per Capita Income $44,591


Total Housing Units 1,159 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 945 (81.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 164 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 50 ( 4.3%)
Median Home Value $577,029
Average Home Value $593,889


Total Households 1,109
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 878
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 1.06% 1.06%
Households 1.0% 1.01%
Families 0.85% 1.03%
Median Household Income   1.18%
Per Capita Income   1.74%

Granite Hills, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Granite Hills 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 # 759 50th
Population Density # 740 51st
Diversity Index # 997 34th
Median Household Income # 161 89th
Per Capita Income # 302 80th

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