Artesia is located in south California. Artesia is part of Los Angeles County. Artesia has 1.62 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Artesia population is 16,698, which has grown 1.94% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Artesia median household income is $60,544 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 36.05% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 29.47% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Artesia median house value is $401,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 108.53% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 75.60% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Artesia is much better than the state average in quality. The Artesia area code is 562.