Downey is located in south California. Downey is part of Los Angeles County. Downey has 12.41 square miles of land area and 0.16 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Downey population is 113,082, which has grown 5.37% 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%. Downey median household income is $60,374 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.20% 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%. Downey median house value is $413,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 97.14% 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 Downey is close to the state average in quality. The Downey area code is 562.