Shell Ridge, California

Last updated
Shell Ridge
USA California location map.svg
Red pog.svg
Shell Ridge
Position in California.
Coordinates: 37°54′21″N122°02′04″W / 37.90583°N 122.03444°W / 37.90583; -122.03444 Coordinates: 37°54′21″N122°02′04″W / 37.90583°N 122.03444°W / 37.90583; -122.03444
Country Flag of the United States.svg  United States
State Flag of California.svg  California
County Contra Costa
Area
[1]
  Total0.430 sq mi (1.114 km2)
  Land0.430 sq mi (1.114 km2)
  Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation
[2]
295 ft (90 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Total959
  Density2,200/sq mi (860/km2)
Time zone UTC−8 (Pacific)
  Summer (DST) UTC−7 (PDT)
Area code 925
FIPS code 06-71362
GNIS feature ID 2583136
[2]

Shell Ridge is a census-designated place [2] in Contra Costa County, California, United States. Shell Ridge sits at an elevation of 295 feet (90 m). The 2010 United States census reported Shell Ridge's population was 959.

Contents

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.430 square miles (1.11 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

At the 2010 census Shell Ridge had a population of 959. The population density was 2,230.6 inhabitants per square mile (861.2/km2). The racial makeup of Shell Ridge was 821 (85.6%) White, 5 (0.5%) African American, 2 (0.2%) Native American, 73 (7.6%) Asian, 6 (0.6%) Pacific Islander, 8 (0.8%) from other races, and 44 (4.6%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 59 people (6.2%). [3]

The census reported that 100% of the population lived in households.

There were 357 households, 128 (35.9%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 263 (73.7%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 20 (5.6%) had a female householder with no husband present, 13 (3.6%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 7 (2.0%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 4 (1.1%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 52 households (14.6%) were one person and 32 (9.0%) had someone living alone who was 65 or older. The average household size was 2.69. There were 296 families (82.9% of households); the average family size was 2.96.

The age distribution was 229 people (23.9%) under the age of 18, 46 people (4.8%) aged 18 to 24, 157 people (16.4%) aged 25 to 44, 353 people (36.8%) aged 45 to 64, and 174 people (18.1%) who were 65 or older. The median age was 48.3 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

There were 370 housing units at an average density of 860.6 per square mile (332.3/km2),of which 357 were occupied, 334 (93.6%) by the owners and 23 (6.4%) by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0%; the rental vacancy rate was 11.1%. 887 people (92.5% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 72 people (7.5%) lived in rental housing units.

Education

A portion of Shell Ridge is in the Walnut Creek Elementary School District and the Acalanes Union High School District. Other parts are in the K-12 Mount Diablo Unified School District. [4]

Related Research Articles

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Diablo, California</span> Census-designated place in California, United States

Diablo is a census-designated place (CDP) in Contra Costa County, California, United States. The population was 1,158 at the 2010 census. It is located 2.5 miles (4.0 km) east-northeast of Danville.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">East Richmond Heights, California</span> Unincorporated community in California, United States

East Richmond Heights is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in western Contra Costa County, California, United States. Its population was 3,280 at the 2010 census.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Mountain View, Contra Costa County, California</span> Census designated place in California, United States

Mountain View is a census designated place (CDP) in Contra Costa County, California, United States. The population was 2,372 at the 2010 census.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Tara Hills, California</span> Census-designated place in California, United States

Tara Hills is a census-designated place (CDP) in Contra Costa County, California, United States. The population was 5,126 at the 2010 census.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Vine Hill, California</span> Census-designated place in California, United States

Vine Hill is a census-designated place (CDP) in Contra Costa County, California, United States. The population was 3,761 at the 2010 census. It is located 2.25 miles (3.6 km) east of downtown Martinez.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Bayview, Humboldt County, California</span> Census-designated place in California, United States

Bayview is a census-designated place (CDP) located adjacent to the City of Eureka in Humboldt County, California, United States. Its population is 2,619 as of the 2020 census, up from 2,510 from the 2010 census. Many locals consider this area as part of "Pine Hill."

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Farmington, California</span> Census-designated place in San Joaquin, California

Farmington is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Joaquin County, California. The population was 172 at the 2020 census, down from 207 at the 2010 census.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Traver, California</span> Census-designated place in California, United States

Traver is a census-designated place (CDP) in Tulare County, California, United States. The population was 713 at the 2010 census, down from 732 at the 2000 census.

Bayview is a census-designated place in Contra Costa County, California. Bayview sits at an elevation of 36 feet. The 2010 United States census reported Bayview's population was 1,754. Prior to 2010, Bayview was part of the Bayview-Montalvin CDP and then separated into the two individual communities of Bayview and Montalvin Manor for the census.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Kelly Ridge, California</span> Census-designated place in California, United States

Kelly Ridge is a census-designated place in Butte County, northern California.

Acalanes Ridge is a census-designated place in Contra Costa County, California. Acalanes Ridge sits at an elevation of 499 feet (152 m). The population was 1,285 at the 2020 Census.

Alhambra Valley is a census-designated place in the Briones Hills of central Contra Costa County, California. Alhambra Valley sits at an elevation of 525 feet (160 m). The 2010 United States census reported that Alhambra Valley's population was 924. The Spanish name of the valley was Cañada del Hambre "Valley of Hunger"; it was adapted into English with obvious influence from "Alhambra".

Camino Tassajara is a census-designated place in Contra Costa County, California. Camino Tassajara sits at an elevation of 814 feet (248 m). The 2010 United States census reported Camino Tassajara's population was 2,197.

Castle Hill is a census-designated place in Contra Costa County, California. Castle Hill sits at an elevation of 302 feet (92 m). The 2010 United States census reported Castle Hill's population was 1,299.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">Contra Costa Centre, California</span> Census-designated place in California, United States

Contra Costa Centre is an unincorporated census-designated place in Contra Costa County, California. Contra Costa Centre sits at an elevation of 92 feet. The 2010 United States census reported Contra Costa Centre's population was 5,364. Contra Costa Centre is served by the Pleasant Hill / Contra Costa Centre BART station.

Norris Canyon is a census-designated place in Contra Costa County, California. Norris Canyon sits at an elevation of 1063 feet. The 2010 United States census reported Norris Canyon's population was 957.

North Gate is a census-designated place in Contra Costa County, California. North Gate sits at an elevation of 253 feet (77 m). The 2010 United States census reported North Gate's population was 679.

San Miguel is a census-designated place in Contra Costa County, California. San Miguel sits at an elevation of 249 feet (76 m). The 2010 United States census reported San Miguel's population was 3,392.

Parkway is a neighborhood in Sacramento, California. Parkway sits at an elevation of 20 feet (6.1 m). The 2010 United States census reported Parkway's population was 14,670.

Cedar Ridge is a census-designated place (CDP) in Tuolumne County, California. Cedar Ridge sits at an elevation of 3,760 feet (1,150 m). The 2010 United States census reported Cedar Ridge's population was 1,132.

References

  1. "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files – Places – California". United States Census Bureau.
  2. 1 2 3 "Shell Ridge Census Designated Place". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior.
  3. "2010 Census Interactive Population Search: CA - Shell Ridge CDP". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 15, 2014. Retrieved July 12, 2014.
  4. "2020 CENSUS - SCHOOL DISTRICT REFERENCE MAP: Contra Costa County, CA" (PDF). U.S. Census Bureau . Retrieved 2022-12-25.