Paradise is located in northwest California. Paradise is part of Butte County. Paradise has 18.31 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Paradise population is 26,246, which has shrunk 0.61% 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%. Paradise median household income is $41,482 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 30.19% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 29.47% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Paradise median house value is $201,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 56.31% 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 Paradise is close to the state average in quality. The Paradise area code is 530.