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Arcata, CA

Humboldt County, California

Latitude: 40.872805     Longitude: -124.082814
Population 16,914 (2005)
Elevation of Arcata, California: 33 feet
ARCATA is located in HUMBOLDT county, California at latitude 40.872805 and longitude -124.082814 with an elevation of 33 feet. The population of ARCATA is 16,914 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 1.58% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of ARCATA is 95521.

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Population 2005: 16,914
Population 2004: 16,900
Population 2003: 16,864
Population 2002: 16,689
Population 2001: 16,697
Population 2000: 16,651 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 15,197 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 1.58%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 9.57%

Population (2000 Census): 16,651
Male: 8,285 (49.76%)
Female: 8,366 (50.24%)

Median age: 25.80 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 81.30%
Hispanic or Latino: 7.22%
Two or more races: 5.31%
Other race: 3.49%
American Indian: 2.65%
Asian: 2.27%
Black or African American: 1.56%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.20%

Housing Units: 7,272 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 9.1887 square miles
Water Area: 1.8506 square miles

Most populous zip code: 95521



All zip codes:
95518, 95521
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Arcata

Bayside, CA 3.6mi SSE
Blue Lake, CA 4.9mi E
Mckinleyville, CA 5.3mi N
Myrtletown, CA 6.2mi SSW
Eureka, CA 7.1mi SW
Samoa, CA 8.2mi SW
Cutten, CA 8.3mi SSW
Bayview, CA 8.9mi SW
Pine Hills, CA 10mi SSW
Humboldt Hill, CA 11.6mi SSW

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Eureka-Arcata-Fortuna, CA Micropolitan Statistical Area

Population: 124,031
Male: 60,776 (49.00%)
Female: 63,255 (51.00%)

Median age: 36.00 years

Races, 2005 Data:
White: 80.64%
Hispanic or Latino: 7.57%
Two or more races: 6.07%
American Indian: 4.39%
Other race: 2.55%
Asian: 2.24%
Black or African American: 0.30%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.05%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 7,154 (5.77%)
5 to 9 years: 7,130 (5.75%)
10 to 14 years: 8,423 (6.79%)
15 to 19 years: 7,498 (6.05%)
20 to 24 years: 10,842 (8.74%)
25 to 34 years: 19,653 (15.85%)
35 to 44 years: 14,338 (11.56%)
45 to 54 years: 19,143 (15.43%)
55 to 59 years: 9,248 (7.46%)
60 to 64 years: 4,969 (4.01%)
65 to 74 years: 7,900 (6.37%)
75 to 84 years: 5,392 (4.35%)
85 years and over: 2,341 (1.89%)

Median age: 36.00 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 96,542 (77.84%)
21 years and over: 91,671 (73.91%)
62 years and over: 18,309 (14.76%)
65 years and over: 15,633 (12.60%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 96,542 (77.84%)
Male: 46,897 (48.58% of this group)
Female: 49,645 (51.42% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 15,633 (12.60%)
Male: 6,859 (43.88% of this group)
Female: 8,774 (56.12% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 116,504 (93.93%)
Two or more Races: 7,527 (6.07%)
White: 100,019 (80.64%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 9,392 (7.57%)
Black or African American: 369 (0.30%)
Asian: 2,778 (2.24%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 60 (0.05%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 5,442 (4.39%)
Some other race: 3,164 (2.55%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 9,392 (7.57%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 7,527 (6.07%)
White and Black or African American: 162 (0.13%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 3,481 (2.81%)
White and Asian: 179 (0.14%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 247 (0.20%)
Two races including Some other race: 96 (0.08%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 5,799 (4.68%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 124,031 (100.00%)
Householder: 54,825 (44.20%)
Spouse: 21,783 (17.56%)
Child: 30,849 (24.87%)
Other relatives: 4,209 (3.39%)
Nonrelatives: 12,365 (9.97%)
Unmarried partner: 4,900 (3.95%)
Total households: 52,019
Family households (families): 28,093 (54.01%)
With own children under 18 years: 12,750 (24.51%)
Married-couple families: 21,036 (40.44%)
With own children under 18 years: 7,640 (14.69%)
Male householder, no wife present: 2,523 (4.85%)
With own children under 18 years: 1,985 (3.82%)
Female householder, no husband present: 4,534 (8.72%)
With own children under 18 years: 3,125 (6.01%)
Nonfamily households: 23,926 (45.99%)
Householder living alone: 16,982 (32.65%)
65 years and over: 5,119 (9.84%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 13,910 (26.74%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 11,029 (21.20%)
Average household size : 2.38
Average family size: 3.09

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