Independence Information

Independence Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Independence, CA

General Independence Information

State: California

County: Inyo County

Close cities: West Bishop, CA, Wilkerson, CA, Kings Canyon National Park, CA, Big Pine, CA, Bishop, CA

Independence Population (census data)
Total 558
Male 261 (46.8%)
Female 297 (53.2%)

Population Density: 140 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 88.5 (US Avg is 100)

Independence Elevation: 3,936 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.00 square miles

Median Household Income: $54,412

Zip Codes: 93526.

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Independence Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.7%)
  • Hispanic (7.1%)
  • American Indian (4.4%)
  • Other race (3.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.8%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (28.6%)
  • Irish (16.4%)
  • English (15.3%)
  • United States (14.3%)
  • French (7.8%)
  • Dutch (5.7%)
Foriegn Born: 37 people (6.6%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Independence School Information

High Schools
Keith B. Bright High (Juvenile Hall) (201 Mazourka Canyon Road, Independence, CA, 93526 - Owens Valley Unified District)
Owens Valley High (202 South Clay Street, Independence, CA, 93526 - Owens Valley Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Owens Valley Elementary (202 South Clay Street, Independence, CA, 93526 - Owens Valley Unified District)
Other/Private Schools
Alternative/Opportunity (555 South Clay Street, Independence, CA, 93526 - Inyo County Office Of Education District)

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