95979 ZIP Code Profile, Map, Data & Demographics

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ZIP Code 95979: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Stonyford, CA 95979

Not Acceptable, USPS
Fouts Springs, CA 95979
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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Colusa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.308, Longitude -122.511
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 28
  • PO Box Addresses: 117
  • Residential Addresses: 202
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 202

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Database updated: July 1, 2023, Maps updated: May 3, 2023.


Stonyford, CA 95979 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2023)


Total Population 642 (100%)
Population in Households 630 (98.1%)
Population in Families 484 (75.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 12 ( 1.9%)
Population Density 2
Diversity Index2 49


Median Household Income $33,314
Average Household Income $69,453
% of Income for Mortgage4 58%
Per Capita Income $26,648
Wealth Index5 66
Socioeconomic Status Index6 Low (42.8)


Total HU (Housing Units) 430 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 160 (37.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 86 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 184 (42.8%)
Median Home Value $321,429
Average Home Value $440,938
Housing Affordability Index3 43


Total Households 246
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 149
Average Family Size 3.00
  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.
  6. The Socioeconomic Index ranges from zero (lowest relative status) to 100 (highest relative status). This measure quantifies disparities in social position of an area's inhabitants and is built from a broad range of demographic, housing, and socioeconomic inputs. More information on this measure can be found in Esri's SEI tutorial.


2020-2023 2023-2028
Population 5.35% -0.12%
Households 0.13% -0.08%
Families   -0.13%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   3.31%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.13%

Stonyford, CA 95979 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 95979 to the other 1,777 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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 # 1479 17th
Population Density # 1666 6th
Median Household Income # 1713 4th
Housing Affordability Index # 540 30th
Per Capita Income # 1412 21st
Diversity Index # 1544 13th

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