Tarpey Village, California

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Tarpey Village
census-designated place
Tarpey Village is located in California
Tarpey Village
Tarpey Village
Location in California
Coordinates: 36°47′35″N 119°42′04″W / 36.79306°N 119.70111°W / 36.79306; -119.70111Coordinates: 36°47′35″N 119°42′04″W / 36.79306°N 119.70111°W / 36.79306; -119.70111
Country  United States
State  California
County Fresno County
Area[1]
 • Total 0.805 sq mi (2.085 km2)
 • Land 0.805 sq mi (2.085 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[2] 351 ft (107 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,888
 • Density 4,800/sq mi (1,900/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
GNIS feature ID 236030; 2583159
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Tarpey Village, California; U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Tarpey Village, California

Tarpey Village is a census-designated place[3] in Fresno County, California,[2] between Fresno and Clovis, 2 miles (3.2 km) south of the latter, near Tarpey.[4] Tarpey village falls within the Clovis Unified School District. It lies at an elevation of 351 feet (107 m).[2] At the 2010 census, the population was 3,888.

Demographics[edit]

The 2010 United States Census[5] reported that Tarpey Village had a population of 3,888. The population density was 4,829.4 people per square mile (1,864.7/km²). The racial makeup of Tarpey Village was 2,868 (73.8%) White, 77 (2.0%) African American, 59 (1.5%) Native American, 261 (6.7%) Asian, 3 (0.1%) Pacific Islander, 452 (11.6%) from other races, and 168 (4.3%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1,219 persons (31.4%).

The Census reported that 3,888 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 1,283 households, out of which 473 (36.9%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 679 (52.9%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 187 (14.6%) had a female householder with no husband present, 116 (9.0%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 88 (6.9%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 8 (0.6%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 234 households (18.2%) were made up of individuals and 123 (9.6%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.03. There were 982 families (76.5% of all households); the average family size was 3.42.

The population was spread out with 981 people (25.2%) under the age of 18, 377 people (9.7%) aged 18 to 24, 908 people (23.4%) aged 25 to 44, 1,004 people (25.8%) aged 45 to 64, and 618 people (15.9%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38.8 years. For every 100 females there were 98.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.8 males.

There were 1,356 housing units at an average density of 1,684.3 per square mile (650.3/km²), of which 1,028 (80.1%) were owner-occupied, and 255 (19.9%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.9%; the rental vacancy rate was 6.2%. 2,997 people (77.1% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 891 people (22.9%) lived in rental housing units.

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Census
  2. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Tarpey Village, California
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Tarpey Village, California
  4. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 1114. ISBN 1-884995-14-4. 
  5. ^ "2010 Census Interactive Population Search: CA - Tarpey Village CDP". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved July 12, 2014.