Green Acres, California

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For the community in Kern County formerly with this name, see Greenacres, California.
Green Acres
census-designated place
Green Acres is located in California
Green Acres
Green Acres
Position in California.
Coordinates: 33°44′06″N 117°04′42″W / 33.73500°N 117.07833°W / 33.73500; -117.07833Coordinates: 33°44′06″N 117°04′42″W / 33.73500°N 117.07833°W / 33.73500; -117.07833
Country  United States
State  California
County Riverside
Area[1]
 • Total 1.400 sq mi (3.627 km2)
 • Land 1.400 sq mi (3.627 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[2] 1,555 ft (474 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,805
 • Density 1,300/sq mi (500/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
GNIS feature ID 2630600

Green Acres is a census-designated place in Riverside County, California.[2] Green Acres sits at an elevation of 1,555 feet (474 m).[2] The 2010 United States census reported Green Acres's population was 1,805.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP covers an area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

The 2010 United States Census[3] reported that Green Acres had a population of 1,805. The population density was 1,289.0 people per square mile (497.7/km²). The racial makeup of Green Acres was 1,192 (66.0%) White, 34 (1.9%) African American, 41 (2.3%) Native American, 25 (1.4%) Asian, 2 (0.1%) Pacific Islander, 396 (21.9%) from other races, and 115 (6.4%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 856 persons (47.4%).

The Census reported that 1,794 people (99.4% of the population) lived in households, 3 (0.2%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 8 (0.4%) were institutionalized.

There were 557 households, out of which 238 (42.7%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 284 (51.0%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 91 (16.3%) had a female householder with no husband present, 51 (9.2%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 45 (8.1%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 5 (0.9%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 92 households (16.5%) were made up of individuals and 32 (5.7%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.22. There were 426 families (76.5% of all households); the average family size was 3.54.

The population was spread out with 518 people (28.7%) under the age of 18, 188 people (10.4%) aged 18 to 24, 424 people (23.5%) aged 25 to 44, 473 people (26.2%) aged 45 to 64, and 202 people (11.2%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34.7 years. For every 100 females there were 108.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.6 males.

There were 641 housing units at an average density of 457.7 per square mile (176.7/km²), of which 363 (65.2%) were owner-occupied, and 194 (34.8%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 5.6%; the rental vacancy rate was 9.3%. 1,115 people (61.8% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 679 people (37.6%) lived in rental housing units.

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