Planada is located close to the center of California. Planada is part of Merced County. Planada has 1.58 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Planada population is 4,465, which has grown 2.20% 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%. Planada median household income is $35,690 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 46.96% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 29.47% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Planada median house value is $104,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 35.32% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 75.60% and is lower 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 Planada is worse than the state average in quality. The Planada area code is 209.