Alamo, California

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Population in 2010: 14,570.
Population change since 2000: -6.8%
Males: 7,629  (52.4%)
Females: 6,941  (47.6%)
Median resident age:

49.4 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 94507, 94526, 94528, 94596.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: over $200,000 (it was $137,105 in 2000)
Alamo:

over $200,000
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $98,131 (it was $65,705 in 2000)

Alamo CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: over $1,000,000 (it was $726,600 in 2000)
Alamo:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $724,845; detached houses: $775,881; townhouses or other attached units: $546,092; in 2-unit structures: $528,297; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $486,642; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $391,975; mobile homes: $74,753; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $134,580

Median gross rent in 2017: $3,179.

March 2019 cost of living index in Alamo: 157.0 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.5%
(2.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.5% for Black residents, 3.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.8% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Alamo, CA (2017)
    • 12,60879.6%White alone
    • 1,0866.9%Asian alone
    • 1,0626.7%Hispanic
    • 3622.3%Two or more races
    • 2521.6%Other race alone
    • 1210.8%Black alone
    • 400.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 110.07%American Indian alone

Races in Alamo detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of California and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Alamo, California as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Alamo is 16,472 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (10.8%), Irish (9.1%), Italian (6.8%), American (6.2%), English (4.5%), European (4.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 280 feet

Land area: 20.6 square miles.

Population density: 708 people per square mile   (low).

Alamo, California map

1,927 residents are foreign born (3.7% Asia, 3.2% Europe, 1.5% Latin America).

This place:

12.2%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $11,788 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $10,588 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Walnut Creek, CA (3.6 miles , pop. 64,296).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Central Contra Costa, CA (4.2 miles , pop. 459,252).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (331.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Castle Hill, CA (1.3 miles ),
Saranap, CA (1.7 miles ),
Shell Ridge, CA (1.8 miles ),
Walnut Creek, CA (1.9 miles ),
North Gate, CA (1.9 miles ),
Acalanes Ridge, CA (2.0 miles ),
Central Contra Costa, CA (2.0 miles ),
Diablo, CA (2.1 miles )

Latitude: 37.86 N, Longitude: 122.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,776 (-17.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,472 (21.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 925

Distribution of median household income in Alamo, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Alamo, CA in 2017
Alamo satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in Alamo, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (15.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.4%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (16.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.7%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Health care (6.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.9%)
  • Educational services (3.6%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.7%)
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.9%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Alamo, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.2%)
  • Top executives (9.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.1%)
  • Other financial specialists (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (13.1%)
  • Top executives (12.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Other financial specialists (3.8%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.6%)
  • Engineers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)

Average climate in Alamo, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Alamo, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.382. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.382
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.40. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.40
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.541. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.541
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.0115. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0115
U.S.:

0.0098

Earthquake activity:

Alamo-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 755% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 53.7 miles away from Alamo center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 53.8 miles away from Alamo center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 211.1 miles away from Alamo center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 259.9 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 272.2 miles away from Alamo center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 204.0 miles away from Alamo center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Contra Costa County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alamo topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Alamo:

  • ELM MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WALNUT CREEK, CA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-WALNUT CREEK (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WALNUT CREEK, CA)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB - WALNUT CREEK (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WALNUT CREEK, CA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES - TICE VALLEY (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WALNUT CREEK, CA)
  • KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - WALNUT CREEK Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; WALNUT CREEK, CA)
  • KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL HOSPICE-MARTINEZ (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WALNUT CREEK, CA)
  • DANVILLE REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DANVILLE, CA)

Amtrak stations near Alamo:

  • 13 miles: MARTINEZ (401 FERRY ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: EAST DUBLIN-PLEASANTON (PLEASANTON, OWENS DR. AT BART WAY) - Bus Station
  • 14 miles: OAKLAND (245 2ND ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alamo:

  • Saint Mary's College of California (about 5 miles; Moraga, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,200)
  • Diablo Valley College (about 8 miles; Pleasant Hill, CA; FT enrollment: 13,015)
  • Merritt College (about 9 miles; Oakland, CA; FT enrollment: 2,842)
  • University of California-Berkeley (about 13 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 37,127)
  • Berkeley City College (about 13 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 3,146)
  • Laney College (about 14 miles; Oakland, CA; FT enrollment: 5,668)
  • Los Medanos College (about 14 miles; Pittsburg, CA; FT enrollment: 5,289)

Public high school in Alamo:

Public elementary/middle schools in Alamo:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Alamo: Live Oak Camp (A), Junction Camp (B), Round Hill Country Club (C), East Bay Regional Park District Ambulance Station 3 (D), San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District Station 32 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Alamo Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Black Hills Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Little Pine Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Alamo include: Eugene O'Neil National Historic Site (1), Castle Rock Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Contra Costa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Alamo that have no violations reported:

  • SUES SWIM SCHOOL (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

85.3%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.0%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Alamo in 2010:

  • 22 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 5 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Alamo in 2000:

  • 89 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 15 people in nursing homes
  • 14 people in other group homes

Banks with branches in Alamo (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Alamo Branch at 110 Alamo Plaza, branch established on 1958/09/04. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Union Bank, National Association: Alamo Branch at 3191 Danville Boulevard, branch established on 2008/05/19. Info updated 2011/09/01: Bank assets: $88,967.5 mil, Deposits: $65,286.4 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 403 total offices, Holding Company: Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Alamo Plaza at 3157 Danville Boulevard, branch established on 1996/06/12. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Alamo:

Marital status in Alamo, CA
  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 67.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

For population 25 years and over in Alamo:

  • High school or higher: 98.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 72.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 24.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Alamo
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Alamo, CA (based on Contra Costa County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic228,40034
Evangelical Protestant81,120352
Other48,553123
Mainline Protestant32,693101
Black Protestant10,39534
Orthodox2,4358
None645,429-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 181
Here:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 52
This county:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 178
Contra Costa County:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 683
Here:

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Contra Costa County:

7.1%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Contra Costa County:

22.2%
State:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Contra Costa County:

16.8%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

56.5%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Alamo:

56.6%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Alamo:

28.2
State:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Alamo:

17.9%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Alamo:

8.0%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Alamo:

6.9
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Alamo:

36.6%
State:

31.3%

General health condition:
Alamo:

61.9%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.1%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Alamo, CA Residents

6.39% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($99,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($4,127 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Alameda County, CA  1.84% ($91,463 average AGI)
from San Francisco County, CA  0.57% ($117,213)
from San Mateo County, CA  0.37% ($104,054)


6.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($86,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
California average:

5.21%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,145 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.07%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Alameda County, CA  1.21% ($81,637 average AGI)
to Solano County, CA  0.49% ($60,452)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.35% ($86,722)
Businesses in Alamo, CA
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Jones New York1
7-Eleven1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Ace Hardware1New Balance1
Blockbuster1Rite Aid1
CVS1Starbucks2
Decora Cabinetry2UPS4
FedEx3Vons1
GNC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Alamo:

  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFRC (610 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF LOS ANGELES)
  • KATD (990 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SACRAMENTO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KABN (1480 AM; 5 kW; CONCORD, CA; Owner: CONCORD AREA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alamo:

  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFJO (92.1 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • KDFC-FM1 (102.1 FM; LAFAYETTE, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KOIT-FM2 (96.5 FM; MARTINEZ, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING CO. C/O KOIT(FM))
  • KIOI-FM1 (101.3 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KLLC (97.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM2 (95.7 FM; LIVERMORE, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KALX (90.7 FM; BERKELEY, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA)
  • KISQ-FM1 (98.1 FM; WALNUT CREEK, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KKIQ-FM3 (101.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: KKIQ, INC.)
  • KSFB-FM (100.7 FM; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOIT-FM (96.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KKSF (103.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFOG (104.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KFFG LICO, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Alamo:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KTNC-TV (Channel 42; CONCORD, CA; Owner: KTNC LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KFTL (Channel 64; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KBIT-CA (Channel 28; SAN FRANCISCO, ETC., CA; Owner: POLAR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICU-TV (Channel 36; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTEH (Channel 54; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Alamo fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 46ft / 13.6mTotal length
  • 224,254Total average daily traffic
  • 2,821Total average daily truck traffic
  • 272,839Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • JOAN ROBBINS, 100-346 Alamo Square Dr. (Lat: 37.850278 Lon: -122.030833), Type: 27.4, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: Gte Service Corporation, Scarmel@dcoffice.Gte.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 463-5295
  • SHARON YEAGER, 100-346 Alamo Square Dr. (Lat: 37.850278 Lon: -122.030833), Type: 27.4, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: Gte Mobilnet Of California Limited Partnership, Carol.King@verizonwireless.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (678) 339-4277
  • Jerri L Janjua, 100-346 Alamo Square Dr. (Lat: 37.850139 Lon: -122.030944), Type: 28.9, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: Gte Mobilnet Of California Limited Partnership, Carol.King@verizonwireless.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (678) 339-4277
  • Jerri L Janjua, 100-346 Alamo Square Dr. (Lat: 37.850139 Lon: -122.030944), Type: 28.9, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, Carol.King@verizonwireless.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (678) 339-4277
  • Sonya Dutton, 100-346 Alamo Square Dr. (Lat: 37.850139 Lon: -122.030944), Type: 28.9, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, Pamelia.Hoof@verizonwireless.Com, , Alpha-retta, Phone: (678) 339-4271
  • 100-346 Alamo Square Dr (Lat: 37.850278 Lon: -122.030833), Type: 27.0, Overall height: 24 m, Registrant: Gte Mobilnet Of California Limited Partnership, Jrobbins@mobilnet.Gte.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (770) 391-1732
  • 100-346 Alamo Square Dr. (Lat: 37.850278 Lon: -122.030833), Type: 27.4, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: Gte Mobilnet Of California Limited Partnership, Jrrobbins@mobilnet.Gte.Com, , Atlan-ta, Phone: (678) 339-4273

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rocky Ridge (Lat: 37.815750 Lon: -122.062194), Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: KPF409,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.750 MHz, 450.800 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/1991, Expiration Date: 12/01/2021, Certifier: Andrew P Sutor Iv, Registrant: Entercom Communications Corp., 1015 Half Street Se, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20003, Phone: (484) 270-6312, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rocky Rdg End Of Bolinger (Lat: 37.815750 Lon: -122.062194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNBG364,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 03/26/2002, Expiration Date: 04/08/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/28/2011, Certifier: Richard A Monighetti, Registrant: Dennis C. Brown, 8124 Cooke Court, Suite 201, Manassas, VA 20109-7406, Phone: (703) 365-9436, Fax: (703) 365-9456, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1101 Stone Valley Rd (Lat: 37.849917 Lon: -122.022472), Call Sign: KMK522,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.1000 MHz, 46.3400 MHz, 46.3800 MHz, 46.4400 MHz, Grant Date: 02/25/2015, Expiration Date: 05/22/2025, Registrant: Csi Telecommunications, Inc. Consulting Engineers, 750 Battery Street, Suite 350, San Francisco, CA 94111, Phone: (415) 751-8845, Fax: (415) 788-0791, Email:
  • 160 Alamo Plz (Lat: 37.851861 Lon: -122.036639), Call Sign: WNPM681,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.040 MHz, Grant Date: 03/25/2014, Expiration Date: 06/20/2024, Registrant: Csi Telecommunications, Inc. Consulting Engineers, 750 Battery Street, Suite 350, San Francisco, CA 94111, Phone: (415) 751-8845, Fax: (415) 788-0791, Email:
  • 160 Alamo Plaza (Lat: 37.851861 Lon: -122.036639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: KNCE507,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.755 MHz, 154.950 MHz, 155.250 MHz, 155.955 MHz, 155.190 MHz, 155.310 MHz, 155.640 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/2012, Expiration Date: 05/08/2022, Certifier: Barton J Gilber, Registrant: Csi Telecommunications, Inc. Consulting Engineers, 750 Battery Street, Suite 350, San Francisco, CA 94111, Phone: (415) 751-8845, Fax: (415) 788-0791, Email:
  • 160 Alamo Plz (Lat: 37.851861 Lon: -122.036639), Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPBM353,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.920 MHz, Grant Date: 11/29/2012, Expiration Date: 01/14/2023, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • Mount Diablo (Lat: 37.881583 Lon: -121.919139), Call Sign: WQD256, Licensee ID: L00071455,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.850 MHz, Grant Date: 02/08/2001, Expiration Date: 02/13/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004, Registrant: Schindler Elevator Corporation, 20 Whippany Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960-1935, Phone: (201) 397-6177

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, Rocky Ridge Near (Lat: 37.815750 Lon: -122.062167), Overall height: 34.7 m, Call Sign: WNEL230,
    Assigned Frequencies: 958.500 MHz, 958.900 MHz, 957.700 MHz, 2192.80 MHz, Grant Date: 05/15/2001, Expiration Date: 04/30/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2010, Certifier: William J Battles Jr, Registrant: Customtronics, Carmichael, CA 95609, Phone: (916) 966-8284, Email:
  • STATION, Sydney Dr (Lat: 37.866861 Lon: -122.051889), Overall height: 31.1 m, Call Sign: WNTP501,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.768 MHz, 928.768 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2002, Expiration Date: 10/05/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/03/2012, Certifier: Roger Gray, Registrant: Pacific Gas And Electric Company, 487 West Shaw Avenue, Bldg "b", Fresno, CA 93704, Phone: (559) 263-5631, Fax: (559) 263-5899, Email:
  • LAS TRAMPAS, 3.3 Mi W Of Int. Of St. Marys And Bollinger Canyon Rd (Lat: 37.815750 Lon: -122.062194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WLL769,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10556.2 MHz, 10563.1 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 6695.00 MHz, 10715.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/14/2014, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, Rocky Ridge End Of Bolingen Canyon Rd (Lat: 37.815472 Lon: -122.062167), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WCR431,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, 6545.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz, 6705.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/01/1991, Expiration Date: 08/01/1996, Cancellation Date: 06/07/1996, Phone: (213) 977-6443

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Off Rocky Ridge, St. Mary & Bolinger Canyon Rds (Lat: 37.815750 Lon: -122.062167), Call Sign: KMM599,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.100 MHz, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 10/26/1998, Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., 2101 Wilson Boulevard Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5151

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

106 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Alamo)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

55 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Alamo)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$529,233159$704,1691,128$465,66447$376,57030$474,988
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$017$877,715128$489,9743$178,2075$422,908
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$553,28023$912,796210$615,07213$343,86010$466,543
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$554,70023$792,241159$557,6969$434,4479$532,980
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$312,1404$970,18848$569,1983$718,1503$317,493

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3420.00 , 3440.00, 3452.01, 3461.01, 3461.02, 3462.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$615,7101$661,440
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$559,1650$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3420.00 , 3440.00, 3452.01, 3461.01, 3461.02, 3462.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Alamo, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Alamo, CA - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 16. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 29 took place in 2009, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Alamo, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (44.3%), and Outside Fires (30.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Alamo, CA
    • 9744.3%Structure Fires
    • 6630.1%Outside Fires
    • 4721.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 94.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Alamo, CA
Most common first names in Alamo, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5583.4 years
John4976.6 years
Robert4969.4 years
William3778.0 years
Margaret3284.1 years
Helen3183.0 years
James2973.1 years
Dorothy2779.2 years
George2478.0 years
Charles2477.1 years
Most common last names in Alamo, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson2081.6 years
Johnson1983.6 years
Smith1775.5 years
Williams1274.7 years
Miller1072.5 years
Brown984.1 years
Martin978.6 years
Nelson987.1 years
Swanson973.1 years
Walker784.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Alamo, CA
  • 84.1%Utility gas
  • 12.6%Electricity
  • 2.3%Solar energy
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Alamo, CA
  • 83.1%Utility gas
  • 16.9%Electricity


Alamo compared to California state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Alamo on our top lists:

  • #13 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: business and financial operations occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: management occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Iran (population 500+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #26 (94596) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most finance and insurance companies in 2005"
  • #42 (94596) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #49 (94507) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #50 (94507) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 5,000+)"
  • #55 (94507) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #68 (94507) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #69 (94507) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #81 (94596) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most offices of lawyers in 2005"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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