Burney, CA Profile: Facts & Data


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Burney, California - Basic Facts

The Burney Census Designated Place had a population of 3,249 as of July 1, 2018. Burney 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 Burney is located at latitude 40.8894 and longitude -121.6755 in Shasta County. The formal boundaries for the Burney Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Shasta County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 3,123 feet.

The Burney Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407926) 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 Burney Census Designated Place is located within East Shasta CCD of Shasta County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Burney: Burney Valley.

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Burney, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,249
Population in Households 3,072
Population in Familes 2,546
Population in Group Qrtrs 177
Population Density2 625
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $45,287
Average Household Income $58,654
Per Capita Income $25,268


Total Housing Units 1,482 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 841 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 453 (30.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 187 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $174,345
Average Home Value $330,565


Total Households 1,295
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 902
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.36% 0.39%
Households 0.31% 0.37%
Families 0.54% 0.37%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   2.73%

Burney, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Burney to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 766 50th
Population Density # 885 42nd
Diversity Index # 1135 25th
Median Household Income # 1122 26th
Per Capita Income # 982 35th

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