|— census-designated place —|
|Los Angeles County, California.|
|• Total||0.889 sq mi (2.301 km2)|
|• Land||0.887 sq mi (2.297 km2)|
|• Water||0.002 sq mi (0.004 km2) 0.17%|
|Elevation||584 ft (178 m)|
|• Density||12,000/sq mi ( 4,700/km2)|
|Time zone||PST (UTC-8)|
|• Summer (DST)||PDT (UTC-7)|
|GNIS feature ID||1867006|
Citrus is a census-designated place (CDP) in Los Angeles County, California, United States. It is located in the San Gabriel Valley between Azusa, Glendora, and Covina adjacent to another census-designated place, Charter Oak. Generally, this is referred to by locals as "unincorporated Covina" or "unincorporated Azusa". The population was 10,866 at the 2010 census, up from 10,581 at the 2000 census.
Citrus is located at (34.114891, -117.891786).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2), over 99% of which is land.
The 2010 United States Census reported that Citrus had a population of 10,866. The population density was 12,231.0 people per square mile (4,722.4/km²). The racial makeup of Citrus was 5,898 (54.3%) White, 240 (2.2%) African American, 120 (1.1%) Native American, 860 (7.9%) Asian, 4 (0.0%) Pacific Islander, 3,302 (30.4%) from other races, and 442 (4.1%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7,911 persons (72.8%).
The Census reported that 10,841 people (99.8% of the population) lived in households, 25 (0.2%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.
There were 2,615 households, out of which 1,364 (52.2%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 1,524 (58.3%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 442 (16.9%) had a female householder with no husband present, 229 (8.8%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 152 (5.8%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 24 (0.9%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 278 households (10.6%) were made up of individuals and 94 (3.6%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 4.15. There were 2,195 families (83.9% of all households); the average family size was 4.33.
The population was spread out with 3,083 people (28.4%) under the age of 18, 1,322 people (12.2%) aged 18 to 24, 3,208 people (29.5%) aged 25 to 44, 2,402 people (22.1%) aged 45 to 64, and 851 people (7.8%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30.7 years. For every 100 females there were 102.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.1 males.
There were 2,701 housing units at an average density of 3,040.3 per square mile (1,173.9/km²), of which 1,854 (70.9%) were owner-occupied, and 761 (29.1%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.7%; the rental vacancy rate was 3.5%. 7,841 people (72.2% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 3,000 people (27.6%) lived in rental housing units.
As of the census of 2000, there were 10,581 people, 2,614 households, and 2,174 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 11,784.8 inhabitants per square mile (4,539.3/km²). There were 2,659 housing units at an average density of 2,961.5 per square mile (1,140.7/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 52.38% White, 3.24% Black or African American, 1.54% Native American, 6.73% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 31.12% from other races, and 4.94% from two or more races. 64.84% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 2,614 households out of which 47.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.4% were married couples living together, 16.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.8% were non-families. 11.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 4.03 and the average family size was 4.29.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 33.0% under the age of 18, 12.1% from 18 to 24, 31.3% from 25 to 44, 17.1% from 45 to 64, and 6.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 28 years. For every 100 females there were 98.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.9 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $55,110, and the median income for a family was $53,668. Males had a median income of $32,289 versus $27,459 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $15,848. About 8.5% of families and 12.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.6% of those under age 18 and 9.0% of those age 65 or over.
In the state legislature Citrus is located in the 24th and 29th Senate Districts, represented by Democrat Gloria J. Romero and Republican Bob Huff respectively, and in the 57th Assembly District, represented by Democrat Edward P. Hernandez. Federally, Citrus is located in California's 26th and 32nd congressional districts, which have Cook PVIs of R +4 and D +17 respectively and are represented by Republican David Dreier and Democrat Judy Chu respectively.
- U.S. Census
- "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
- "CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING (1790-2000)". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2010-07-17.
- http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?pid=DEC_10_PL_GCTPL1.ST13&prodType=table US Census Bureau
- All data are derived from the United States Census Bureau reports from the 2010 United States Census, and are accessible on-line here. The data on unmarried partnerships and same-sex married couples are from the Census report DEC_10_SF1_PCT15. All other housing and population data are from Census report DEC_10_DP_DPDP1. Both reports are viewable online or downloadable in a zip file containing a comma-delimited data file. The area data, from which densities are calculated, are available on-line here. Percentage totals may not add to 100% due to rounding. The Census Bureau defines families as a household containing one or more people related to the householder by birth, opposite-sex marriage, or adoption. People living in group quarters are tabulated by the Census Bureau as neither owners nor renters. For further details, see the text files accompanying the data files containing the Census reports mentioned above.
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