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Woodside, California - Basic Facts

The Town of Woodside had a population of 5,349 as of July 1, 2019. Woodside 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 Woodside is located at latitude 37.4299 and longitude -122.2539 in San Mateo County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Woodside encompass a land area of 11.73 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. San Mateo County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 387 feet.

The Town of Woodside (GNIS ID: 2413509) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Woodside is located within San Mateo CCD of San Mateo County.


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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Woodside, CA Housing Affordability Index is 53
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

Woodside, CA Wealth Index is 496
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 5,349
Population in Households 5,348
Population in Familes 4,522
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density 456
Diversity Index1 32
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $200,001
Average Household Income $319,243
Per Capita Income $119,836
Wealth Index3 496

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,170 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,719 (79.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 275 (12.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 176 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $2,000,001
Housing Affordability Index2 53
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,994
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 1,494
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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 0.13% 0.13%
Households 0.09% 0.11%
Families 0.05% 0.13%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   1.22%

Woodside, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Woodside 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 # 634 58th
Population Density # 959 37th
Diversity Index # 1371 10th
Median Household Income # 24 100th
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

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