Hanford is located close to the center of California. Hanford is part of Kings County. Hanford has 16.59 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hanford population is 54,523, which has grown 30.79% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hanford median household income is $53,543 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 42.47% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 29.47% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hanford median house value is $171,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 66.76% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 75.60% and is 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 Hanford is worse than the state average in quality. The Hanford area code is 559.