Hughson, California

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Hughson, California

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High Points

Hughson strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in California):

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Low Violent Crime
(vs. State)
Top 7% Hughson Low Violent Crime
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Hughson Racial Diversity
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 13% Hughson Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 18% Hughson Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Hughson, California

Comparing Hughson to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in California (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 9 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 6
Male Share of the Population 7 6
Female Share of the Population 4 5
Well-Paid Single Men 4 3
Senior Citizens 2 4
Age of the Population 1 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 8
Portion of People Married 9 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 7 5
People in Middle Class or Better 4 4
People Above Poverty 3 3
College Educated Adults 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 8 5
Public Transportation Use 7 2
Working at Home 6 4
Short Commute Times 6 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 3
Housing Recently Built 6 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 9
Affordability of Rents 4 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 5
People Living Alone 1 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 7 10
Low Property Crime 2 2

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Hughson Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 7 miles N of Turlock, California (center to center)
Nearest Large City 59 miles E of San Jose, California
County Stanislaus
Metro Area Modesto
Standard Zip Codes 95326
Phone Area Codes 209
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.596
Longitude -120.865

Hughson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.9 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 54 F
Apr Temp 49 to 74 F
Jul Temp 62 to 94 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 13.1 inches
Station TURLOCK #2
Distance 6.8 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 54 F
Apr Temp 49 to 73 F
Jul Temp 62 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 12.4 inches
Distance 31.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 55 F
Apr Temp 44 to 73 F
Jul Temp 55 to 93 F
Oct Temp 47 to 79 F
Annual Precip 10.5 inches
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Hughson Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,980 100%
Male 1,957 49.2%
Female 2,023 50.8%
Under 18 1,333 33.5%
18+ 2,647 66.5%
65+ 383 9.6%
Median Age 30.6
Average Family Size 3.63
White 2,738 68.8%
African-American 24 0.6%
Asian 44 1.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 57 1.4%
Other 967 24.3%
Mixed Race 145 3.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 1,545 38.8%

Estimated Hughson Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 5,705
Growth 1,725
Growth % 43.3%

Hughson Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 53.5%
German 9.4%
Irish 6.6%
US/American 5.8%
English 5.6%
Italian 3.5%
Portuguese 3.4%
Dutch 2%
Swedish 1.3%
Scottish 1.3%
Danish 1.1%
French (except Basque) 1%
French Canadian 1%
European 0.8%
Scotch-Irish 0.8%
Norwegian 0.7%
Northern European 0.4%
Polish 0.3%
Celtic 0.3%
British 0.2%
Slavic 0.2%
Welsh 0.2%
Australian 0.2%
Basque 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Hughson 3,980 $46,325
Ceres 34,609 $43,587
Modesto 188,856 $45,681
Oakdale 15,503 $44,024
Riverbank 15,826 $47,411
Turlock 55,810 $44,501
Waterford 6,924 $41,698
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Hughson High Schools (2004)

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Serves 782 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 20.9

A Non-traditional School
Serves 31 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 31

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