Salida is located close to the center of California. Salida is part of Stanislaus County. Salida has 5.32 square miles of land area and 0.25 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Salida population is 14,509, which has grown 15.52% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 12.39% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Salida median household income is $72,872 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 25.91% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 29.47% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Salida median house value is $187,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 30.03% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 75.60% and is much 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 Salida is much better than the state average in quality. The Salida area code is 209.