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The Highlands-Baywood Park CDP(1) (historical) had a population of 3,946 as of July 1, 2021.

The primary coordinate point for Highlands-Baywood Park is located at latitude 37.5226 and longitude -122.3448 in San Mateo County. The formal boundaries for the Highlands-Baywood Park Census Designated Place (historical) encompass a land area of 1.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

The Highlands-Baywood Park Census Designated Place (historical) has a X0 Census Class Code which indicates deleted feature that was a non-governmental entity. 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 Highlands-Baywood Park Census Designated Place (historical) is located within San Mateo CCD of San Mateo County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Highlands-Baywood Park: Highlands-Baywood Park CDP.

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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Highlands-Baywood Park, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)


Total Population 3,946 (100%)
Population in Households 3,771 (95.6%)
Population in Families 3,311 (83.9%)
Population in Group Quarters1 175 ( 4.4%)
Population Density 2,180
Diversity Index2 63


Median Household Income $200,001
Average Household Income $267,984
% of Income for Mortgage4 35%
Per Capita Income $96,364
Wealth Index5 394


Total HU (Housing Units) 1,469 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,195 (81.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 200 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $1,674,556
Average Home Value $1,665,934
Housing Affordability Index3 74


Total Households 1,395
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 1,069
Average Family Size 3
  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 races 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 % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. 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.


2010-2021 2021-2026
Population -0.18% -0.07%
Households -0.19% -0.06%
Families -0.33% -0.06%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   1.82%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.02%

Highlands-Baywood Park, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Highlands-Baywood Park to the other 1,521 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 702 54th
Population Density # 575 62nd
Median Household Income # 31 100th
Housing Affordability Index # 569 37th
Per Capita Income # 34 98th
Diversity Index # 825 46th

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