fountain valley Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,794 5.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 6,681 19.8 % 32.6 %
Some College 9,201 27.2 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 11,017 32.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 5,125 15.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 30,504 90.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 13,460 39.8 % 39.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 56,696 - -
19 years old and under 12,505 22.1 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 17,211 30.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 16,902 29.8 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 10,078 17.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 31,810 85.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 4,495 12.1 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 991 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 6,664 29.7 % 33.5 %
Married 12,479 55.6 % 50.5 %
Separated 327 1.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,973 13.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 19,292 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,842 97.7 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 450 2.3 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 12,753 66.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,890 9.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 89 0.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 702 3.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 557 2.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 952 4.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,994 10.3 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 355 1.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 722 3.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,586 8.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 8,167 42.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 7,291 37.8 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 536 2.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 39 0.2 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,842 19.9 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 14,071 72.9 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 361 1.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 61 0.3 % 1.8 %
None 507 2.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 29,885 55.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 579 1.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 147 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 19,361 35.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 4,252 7.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 82,367 55,775
Median Family Income 94,238 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 34,345 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 68.18 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.21 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 7.06
    [CDD] 0.24
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 7.82 %
6.0 4.27 %
7.0 0.56 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com