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The Vandenberg Air Force Base Census Designated Place had a population of 3,425 as of July 1, 2020. Vandenberg AFB CDP ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Vandenberg AFB CDP is located at latitude 34.7483 and longitude -120.5182 in Santa Barbara County. The formal boundaries for the Vandenberg Air Force Base Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 22.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles.
The Vandenberg Air Force Base Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409501) has a M2 Census Class Code which indicates a military or other defense installation entirely within a census designated place. 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 Vandenberg Air Force Base Census Designated Place is located within Lompoc CCD of Santa Barbara County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Vandenberg AFB CDP: Vandenberg AFB Census Designated Place, Vandenberg Air Force Base CDP.
|Total Population||3,425 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,999 (87.6%)|
|Population in Families||2,945 (86.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||426 (12.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$70,336|
|Average Household Income||$84,294|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||0%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,195|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,041 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||12 ( 1.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||857 (82.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||172 (16.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$1,750,000|
|Average Home Value||$1,750,000|
|Housing Affordability Index3||0|
|Average Household Size||3.45|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.32%|
|Per Capita Income||2.55%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.61%|
The table below compares Vandenberg AFB CDP to the other 1,521 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 742||51st|
|Population Density||# 1199||21st|
|Median Household Income||# 644||58th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 129||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1175||23rd|
|Diversity Index||# 624||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.