Stonyford, California

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Stonyford
census-designated place
Stonyford is located in California
Stonyford
Stonyford
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°22′31″N 122°32′39″W / 39.37528°N 122.54417°W / 39.37528; -122.54417Coordinates: 39°22′31″N 122°32′39″W / 39.37528°N 122.54417°W / 39.37528; -122.54417
Country United States
State California
CountyColusa County
Area[1]
 • Total2.897 sq mi (7.504 km2)
 • Land2.897 sq mi (7.504 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[2]1,184 ft (361 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total149
 • Density51/sq mi (20/km2)
Time zonePacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP Code95979
Area code(s)530
GNIS feature IDs1659881, 2583153
 
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Stonyford
census-designated place
Stonyford is located in California
Stonyford
Stonyford
Location in California
Coordinates: 39°22′31″N 122°32′39″W / 39.37528°N 122.54417°W / 39.37528; -122.54417Coordinates: 39°22′31″N 122°32′39″W / 39.37528°N 122.54417°W / 39.37528; -122.54417
Country United States
State California
CountyColusa County
Area[1]
 • Total2.897 sq mi (7.504 km2)
 • Land2.897 sq mi (7.504 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[2]1,184 ft (361 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total149
 • Density51/sq mi (20/km2)
Time zonePacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP Code95979
Area code(s)530
GNIS feature IDs1659881, 2583153

Stonyford (formerly, Stony Ford) is a census-designated place[3] in Colusa County, California. It lies at an elevation of 1184 feet (361 m). Its zip code is 95979 and its area code is 530. Stonyford's population was 149 at the 2010 census.

Demographics[edit]

The 2010 United States Census[4] reported that Stonyford had a population of 149. The population density was 51.4 people per square mile (19.9/km²). The racial makeup of Stonyford was 127 (85.2%) White, 0 (0.0%) African American, 4 (2.7%) Native American, 0 (0.0%) Asian, 1 (0.7%) Pacific Islander, 12 (8.1%) from other races, and 5 (3.4%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 22 persons (14.8%).

The Census reported that 149 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 69 households, out of which 15 (21.7%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 33 (47.8%) were heterosexual married couples living together, 10 (14.5%) had a female householder with no husband present, 4 (5.8%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 4 (5.8%) unmarried heterosexual partnerships, and 1 (1.4%) homosexual married couples or partnerships. 17 households (24.6%) were made up of individuals and 5 (7.2%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.16. There were 47 families (68.1% of all households); the average family size was 2.51.

The population was spread out with 25 people (16.8%) under the age of 18, 8 people (5.4%) aged 18 to 24, 22 people (14.8%) aged 25 to 44, 62 people (41.6%) aged 45 to 64, and 32 people (21.5%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 50.4 years. For every 100 females there were 93.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.8 males.

There were 90 housing units at an average density of 31.1 per square mile (12.0/km²), of which 47 (68.1%) were owner-occupied, and 22 (31.9%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.1%; the rental vacancy rate was 4.3%. 97 people (65.1% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 52 people (34.9%) lived in rental housing units.

Politics[edit]

In the state legislature, Stonyford is in the 4th Senate District, represented by Republican Jim Nielsen,[5] and the 3rd Assembly District, represented by Republican Dan Logue.[6] Federally, Stonyford is in California's 3rd congressional district, represented by Democrat John Garamendi.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Census
  2. ^ "Stonyford". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Stonyford, California
  4. ^ 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.
  5. ^ "Senators". State of California. Retrieved March 21, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Members Assembly". State of California. Retrieved March 21, 2013. 
  7. ^ "California's 3rd Congressional District - Representatives & District Map". Civic Impulse, LLC. Retrieved March 1, 2013.