Castaic SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
4

Castaic, California Info Snack

Castaic, California (also spelled Castec, or Kashtiq; pronunciation is a source of contention between older and newer residents, see below) is an unincorporated community located in the northern part of Los Angeles County, California. Many thousands of motorists pass through Castaic daily as they drive to or from Los Angeles on Interstate 5. Castaic Lake is part of the California Water Project and is the site of a hydro-electric power plant. Castaic is 41.7 miles (67.1 km) northwest of Los Angeles Union Station and due north of the city of Santa Clarita, California.
Population
19,299
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
5.6%
Median Home
$472,200
Median Income
$109,717
Median Rent
$1,424

Rankings for Castaic in California

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Map Of Castaic, CA

Population over time in Castaic

Year Population % Change
2017 19,299 -1.2%
2016 19,529 0.8%
2015 19,369 4.0%
2014 18,619 1.1%
2013 18,415 -1.0%
2012 18,610 2.4%
2011 18,170 0.2%
2010 18,134 -

Race / Ethnicity in Castaic

White
55.5% (10,705)
African American
3.0% (573)
American Indian
0.1% (17)
Asian
9.1% (1,763)
Hawaiian
0.4% (85)
Other
0.0% (9)
Two Or More
3.3% (633)
Hispanic
28.6% (5,514)
Race Castaic CA USA
White 55.5% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 3.0% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 9.1% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 28.6% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Castaic, California

Less than $10,000
2.2% (42,457)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.7% (32,808)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.7% (52,107)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.3% (82,985)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.9% (113,864)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.5% (241,237)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (287,555)
$100,000 to $149,999
29.7% (573,180)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.3% (275,975)
$200,000 or more
11.8% (227,728)
Income Castaic CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.7% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.7% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.3% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.9% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.5% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 29.7% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.3% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 11.8% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Castaic

Female
50.8% (9,810)
Male
49.2% (9,488)
Gender Castaic CA USA
Female 50.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Castaic for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.1% (590)
9-12th Grade
5.2% (1,004)
High School / GED
19.2% (3,697)
Some College
28.3% (5,462)
Associate's Degree
10.7% (2,073)
Bachelor's Degree
24.2% (4,671)
Master's Degree
7.6% (1,463)
Professional Degree
1.1% (211)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (124)
Education Castaic CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.1% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.2% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 19.2% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 28.3% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.7% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 24.2% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.6% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.6% 1.4%

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