About California MD
California is a census-designated place and community in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, United States. The population was 11,857 at the 2010 census, an increase of 27.4% from the 2000 census. California has been growing with the spread of population from the older adjacent community of Lexington Park and the growth in both technology-related and defense-related jobs at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station. There are department stores and numerous shopping centers situated along Maryland Highway 235 (“Three Notch Road”). Maryland Route 4 crosses Highway 235 in California, providing access to the wide Governor Thomas Johnson Bridge and the popular weekend resort town of Solomons, Maryland, on its opposite side. Bridge-bound traffic is infamous for backing up during rush hour.
California is located at 38°18′20″N 76°29′40″W / 38.305506°N 76.494517°W / 38.305506; -76.494517.
According to the United States Census Bureau, California has a total area of 14.8 square miles (38 km), of which, 12.8 square miles (33 km) of it is land and 1.9 square miles (4.9 km) of it (12.64%) is water.
As of the census of 2010, there were 11,857 people residing in California in 4,327 households. The population density was 928.1 people per square mile (358.3/km²). There were 4,697 housing units and a 71.8% home ownership rate. The racial makeup was 70.7% White, 18.3% Black, 5.7% Hispanic or Latino, 4.6% Asian, 0.5% Indigenous American, and 0.1% Pacific Islander.
Of the 4,327 households 42.7% had children under the age of 18 living in them, 57.2% had married couples, 9.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.4% were non-families. 25.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.31.
The population consisted of 29.8% under the age of 20, 6.6% from 20 to 24, 17.7% from 25 to 34, 17.7% from 25 to 34, 17.3% from 35 to 44, 11.4% from 45 to 54, 10.5% from 55 to 64, and 6.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32.5 years. The population was 49.1% male and 50.9% female.
The median household income was $85,240 and the median family income for was $91,935. Male full-time year-round workers had a median income of $63,657 versus $44,390 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $35,386. Just 0.8% of families and 3.1% of people were below the poverty line, including 2.3% of people under age 18 and 4.8% of those age 65 or over. In 2017, California, Maryland was listed as the metropolitan area with the fourth highest number of households with investable assets above one million dollars.
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California Maryland neighborhoods include: Aberdeen, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Abingdon, Accident, Accokeek, Adamstown, Adelphi, Annapolis, Annapolis Junction, Arnold, Ashton, Baldwin, Baltimore, Barclay, Barnesville, Barton, Beallsville, Bel Air, Bel Alton, Belcamp, Beltsville, Benedict, Bethesda, Betterton, Big Pool, Bittinger, Bivalve, Bloomington, Boonsboro, Bowie, Boyds, Bozman, Brandywine, Brentwood, Brinklow, Brookeville, Brooklyn, Broomes Island, Brunswick, Bryans Road, Bryantown, Burkittsville, Burtonsville, Cabin John, Cambridge, Carvel Beach, Cascade, Catonsville, Cecilton, Charlestown, Charlotte Hall, Chesapeake Beach, Chesapeake City, Chester, Chestertown, Chestnut Hill Cove, Chevy Chase, Church Creek, Churchton, Churchville, Claiborne, Clarksburg, Clarksville, Clear Spring, Clearwater Beach, Cobb Island, Cockeysville, College Park, Colora, Columbia, Conowingo, Cooksville, Cordova, Crapo, Crisfield, Crocheron, Crofton, Crownsville, Cumberland, Curtis Bay, Damascus, Darlington, Davidsonville, Dayton, Deale, Deal Island, Delmar, Denton, Derwood, Detour, Dickerson, Dundalk, Dunkirk, Earleville, East New Market, Easton, Eastport, Eden, Edgewater, Edgewood, Elkridge, Elkton, Ellicott City, Emmitsburg, Essex, Ewell, Fairplay, Fallston, Faulkner, Federalsburg, Finksburg, Fishing Creek, Flintstone, Forest Heights, Forest Hill, Fork, Fort George G Meade, Frederick, Freeland, Friendship, Friendsville, Frostburg, Fruitland, Fulton, Gaithersburg, Galena, Gambrills, Germantown, Gibson Island, Glen Arm, Glen Burnie, Glen Echo, Glenelg, Glenwood, Glyndon, Goldsboro, Grantsville, Great Mills, Greensboro, Gwynn Oak, Hagerstown, Halethorpe, Hampstead, Hancock, Hanover, Harmans, Harwood, Havre De Grace, Hebron, Henderson, Highland, Highland Bch, Hollywood, Hughesville, Huntingtown, Hunt Valley, Hurlock, Hyattsville, Hydes, Idlewylde, Ijamsville, Indian Head, Issue, Jarrettsville, Jefferson, Jessup, Joppa, Keedysville, Kennedyville, Kensington, Keymar, Kingsville, Kitzmiller, Knoxville, Landover, La Plata, Laurel, Leonardtown, Linkwood, Linthicum Heights, Lisbon, Little Orleans, Loch Hill, Lonaconing, Lothian, Luke, Lusby, Lutherville Timonium, Madison, Manchester, Marbury, Mardela Springs, Marion Station, Marriottsville, Marydel, Massey, Maugansville, McDaniel, Mc Henry, Mechanicsville, Middle River, Middletown, Millersville, Millington, Monkton, Monrovia, Montgomery Village, Mount Airy, Mount Savage, Myersville, Nanjemoy, Nanticoke, Neavitt, Newburg, New Market, New Windsor, North Beach, North Bethesda, North East, North Potomac, Nottingham, Oakland, Ocean City, Odenton, Oldtown, Olney, Orchard Beach, Owings, Owings Mills, Oxford, Parkton, Parkville, Parsonsburg, Pasadena, Perry Hall, Perryville, Phoenix, Pikesville, Pittsville, Pocomoke City, Point Of Rocks, Pomfret, Poolesville, Port Deposit, Port Republic, Port Tobacco, Potomac, Preston, Prince Frederick, Princess Anne, Pt Of Rocks, Pylesville, Quantico, Queen Anne, Randallstown, Rawlings, Reisterstown, Rhodesdale, Ridgely, Rising Sun, Riva, Rock Hall, Rockville, Rocky Ridge, Rohrersville, Rosedale, Rose Haven, Royal Oak, Sabillasville, Saint Leonard, Saint Michaels, Salisbury, Sandy Spring, Savage, Severn, Severna Park, Shady Side, Sharpsburg, Sharptown, Sherwood, Silver Spring, Smithsburg, Solomons, Sparks Glencoe, Sparrows Point, Spencerville, Stevenson, Still Pond, St Michaels, Stoney Beach, Street, Sunderland, Swan Point, Swanton, Sykesville, Takoma Park, Taneytown, Taylors Island, Thurmont, Tilghman, Toddville, Towson, Tracys Landing, Trappe, Tuscarora, Tyaskin, Tylerton, Union Bridge, University Park, Upperco, Upper Falls, Upper Marlboro, Vienna, Waldorf, Walkersville, Warwick, Welcome, Westernport, West Friendship, Westminster, Westover, West River, Whiteford, White Hall, White Marsh, White Plains, Willards, Williamsport, Windsor Mill, Wingate, Wittman, Woodbine, Woodsboro, Woodstock, Woolford, Worton, Wye Mills
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