Tehama County CA Information


Tehama County Subdivisions

Tehama County CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 65,042
Daytime Population: Workers 20,500
Daytime Population: Residents 40,966
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 61,466
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 64,200
Population in Familes 52,740
Population in Group Qrtrs 842
Population Density2 22
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $38,989
Average Household Income $55,757
Per Capita Income $20,819


Total Housing Units 27,626 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,182 (55.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,888 (32.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,556 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $211,951
Average Home Value $232,427


Total Households 24,070
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 16,849
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 0.34% 0.4%
Households 0.17% 0.32%
Families 0.17% 0.32%
Median Household Income   0.41%
Per Capita Income   2.01%


Tehama County CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tehama County to the other 58 counties and county equivalents 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 # 41 31st
Population Density # 46 22nd
Diversity Index # 39 34th
Median Household Income # 54 9th
Per Capita Income # 51 14th

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