Child, Youth, and Family Services in Contra Costa County, California

There are 4 Child, Youth, and Family Services in Contra Costa County, California, serving a population of 1,123,678 people in an area of 723 square miles. There is 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 280,919 people, and 1 Child, Youth, and Family Services per 180 square miles.

In California, Contra Costa County is ranked 23rd of 58 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per capita, and 7th of 58 counties in Child, Youth, and Family Services per square mile.

List of Contra Costa County Child, Youth, and Family Services

Find Contra Costa County, California child, youth, and family services.

California Childrens Services 2964 Miranda Avenue Alamo, CA

California Childrens Services 597 Center Avenue Martinez, CA

Pinole Youth Center 635 Tennent Avenue Pinole, CA

Richmond Memorial Youth Center 3230 Macdonald Avenue Richmond, CA

What is Child, Youth, and Family Services?

Contra Costa County Offices of Child and Family Services (OCFS) are California State, Contra Costa County, or local government agencies that provide programs and services to improve the economic and social well-being of children, youth, and families in Contra Costa County, CA. Protective services and certain regulatory functions may also be among the responsibilities of a Contra Costa County Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).

You may contact Children and Family Services for questions about:
  • Contra Costa County Child, Youth, and Family Services programs
  • Child abuse and maltreatment
  • Contra Costa County adoptions, foster care, and group homes
  • Social services programs
  • SNAP Food Stamp program in Contra Costa County, California

Contra Costa County Children & Family Living Arrangement Statistics

Find Contra Costa County Child Population by Age, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, Relationship of Child to Householder, Income of Households With Children, and School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Contra Costa County Child Population by Age
 Contra Costa CountyCalifornia
Under Age 337,5151,449,915
Age 3 to 427,9841,029,327
Age 513,291481,878
Age 6 to 844,5671,502,519
Age 9 to 1145,6351,545,534
Age 12 to 1445,7561,521,932
Age 15 to 1746,0841,520,367
Contra Costa County Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 Contra Costa CountyCalifornia
Children Living in Households260,7339,047,984
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units59.8%49.0%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units40.2%51.0%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households192,0796,198,130
Children Living With Male Householder17,526773,999
Children Living With Female Householder49,3952,027,099
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present6.4%8.8%
Contra Costa County Relationship of Child to Householder
 Contra Costa CountyCalifornia
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)89.2%85.8%
Grandchild6.2%9.0%
Other Relatives3.0%3.6%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child1.6%1.6%
Contra Costa County Income of Households With Children
 Contra Costa CountyCalifornia
Median Income of Households with Children$108,399$75,428
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance17.8%25.7%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line11.5%19.5%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line88.5%80.5%
Contra Costa County School Enrollment of Children (Age 3 to 17)
 Contra Costa CountyCalifornia
Children Not Enrolled in School (Total)16,330687,655
Children Enrolled in Public School85.6%88.7%
Children Enrolled in Private School14.4%11.3%