Teviston, California

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census-designated place
Teviston is located in California
Position in California.
Coordinates: 35°55′44″N 119°16′42″W / 35.92889°N 119.27833°W / 35.92889; -119.27833Coordinates: 35°55′44″N 119°16′42″W / 35.92889°N 119.27833°W / 35.92889; -119.27833
Country  United States
State  California
County Tulare
 • Total 2.171 sq mi (5.623 km2)
 • Land 2.171 sq mi (5.623 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[2] 272 ft (83 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,214
 • Density 560/sq mi (220/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
GNIS feature ID 2585460
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Teviston, California

Teviston is a census-designated place (CDP) in Tulare County, California.[2] Teviston sits at an elevation of 272 feet (83 m).[2] The 2010 United States census reported Teviston's population was 1,214.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP covers an area of 2.2 square miles (5.6 km²), all of it land.


The 2010 United States Census[3] reported that Teviston had a population of 1,214. The population density was 559.2 people per square mile (215.9/km²). The racial makeup of Teviston was 449 (37.0%) White, 50 (4.1%) African American, 9 (0.7%) Native American, 10 (0.8%) Asian, 0 (0.0%) Pacific Islander, 640 (52.7%) from other races, and 56 (4.6%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1,039 persons (85.6%).

The Census reported that 1,214 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 295 households, out of which 191 (64.7%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 181 (61.4%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 41 (13.9%) had a female householder with no husband present, 32 (10.8%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 34 (11.5%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 0 (0%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 26 households (8.8%) were made up of individuals and 11 (3.7%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 4.12. There were 254 families (86.1% of all households); the average family size was 4.31.

The population was spread out with 477 people (39.3%) under the age of 18, 144 people (11.9%) aged 18 to 24, 329 people (27.1%) aged 25 to 44, 193 people (15.9%) aged 45 to 64, and 71 people (5.8%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 24.0 years. For every 100 females there were 102.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 104.2 males.

There were 352 housing units at an average density of 162.1 per square mile (62.6/km²), of which 129 (43.7%) were owner-occupied, and 166 (56.3%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 7.2%; the rental vacancy rate was 5.1%. 500 people (41.2% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 714 people (58.8%) lived in rental housing units.


  1. ^ U.S. Census
  2. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Teviston, 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.