North Gate, California

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North Gate
Census-designated place
North Gate is located in California
North Gate
North Gate
Position in California.
Coordinates: 37°54′22″N 121°59′53″W / 37.90611°N 121.99806°W / 37.90611; -121.99806Coordinates: 37°54′22″N 121°59′53″W / 37.90611°N 121.99806°W / 37.90611; -121.99806
Country  United States
State  California
County Contra Costa
Area[1]
 • Total 0.658 sq mi (1.704 km2)
 • Land 0.658 sq mi (1.704 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 253 ft (77 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 679
 • Density 1,000/sq mi (400/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
GNIS feature ID 2583095
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: North Gate, California

North Gate is a census-designated place[2] in Contra Costa County, California. North Gate sits at an elevation of 253 feet (77 m). The 2010 United States census reported North Gate's population was 679.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.658 square miles (1.704 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

The 2010 United States Census[3] reported that North Gate had a population of 679. The population density was 1,032.2 people per square mile (398.5/km²). The racial makeup of North Gate was 566 (83.4%) White, 1 (0.1%) African American, 0 (0.0%) Native American, 65 (9.6%) Asian, 0 (0.0%) Pacific Islander, 19 (2.8%) from other races, and 28 (4.1%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 56 persons (8.2%).

The Census reported that 679 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 258 households, out of which 80 (31.0%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 161 (62.4%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 26 (10.1%) had a female householder with no husband present, 10 (3.9%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 9 (3.5%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 3 (1.2%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 46 households (17.8%) were made up of individuals and 17 (6.6%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.63. There were 197 families (76.4% of all households); the average family size was 2.98.

The population was spread out with 149 people (21.9%) under the age of 18, 42 people (6.2%) aged 18 to 24, 107 people (15.8%) aged 25 to 44, 259 people (38.1%) aged 45 to 64, and 122 people (18.0%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 48.0 years. For every 100 females there were 84.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 80.3 males.

There were 264 housing units at an average density of 401.3 per square mile (155.0/km²), of which 230 (89.1%) were owner-occupied, and 28 (10.9%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0%; the rental vacancy rate was 0%. 613 people (90.3% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 66 people (9.7%) lived in rental housing units.

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Census
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: North Gate, California
  3. ^ 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.