Alpine Village, California

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Population in 2010: 114. Population change since 2000: -16.2%
Males: 59  (52.0%)
Females: 55  (48.0%)
Median resident age:  42.9 years
California median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 96120

Estimated median household income in 2016: $72,749 (it was $42,188 in 2000)
Alpine Village:

$72,749
CA:

$67,739

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,692 (it was $24,201 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $329,105 (it was $177,500 in 2000)
Alpine Village:

$329,105
CA:

$477,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $411,529; Detached houses: $410,601
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  • Races in Alpine Village, CA (2010)

    Alpine Village races chart
    • 8776.3%White alone
    • 1815.8%American Indian alone
    • 65.3%Hispanic
    • 10.9%Asian alone
    • 10.9%Other race alone
    • 10.9%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Alpine Village: 96.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (20.8%), Irish (10.4%), European (6.5%), Norwegian (3.9%), Czechoslovakian (1.3%), English (1.3%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 3970 feet

Land area: 2.83 square miles.

Population density: 40 people per square mile   (very low).

Alpine Village, California map

For population 25 years and over in Alpine Village:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alpine Village CDP:

  • Never married: 44.9%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 2.7%

9 residents are foreign born (6.6% Latin America).

This place:

6.6%
California:

26.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,968 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,221 (1.0%)

Alpine Village satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Carson City, NV (26.7 miles , pop. 52,457).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (90.4 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (334.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Mesa Vista, CA (1.1 miles) , Markleeville, CA (2.5 miles) , Gardnerville Ranchos, NV (3.1 miles ), Ruhenstroth, NV (3.3 miles ), Double Spring, NV (3.3 miles) , Carter Springs, NV (3.4 miles ), Gardnerville, NV (3.5 miles ), Minden, NV (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 38.78 N, Longitude: 119.82 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 775

Alpine Village household income distribution Alpine Village home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.8%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (36%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Utilities (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Other services, except public administration (37%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (20%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (37%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Alpine Village, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Alpine Village-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 781% 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 180.6 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 171.6 miles away from Alpine Village center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 95.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 265.2 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 102.1 miles away from Alpine Village center
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 156.9 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 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 Alpine County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alpine Village topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Alpine Village:

  • GARDNERVILLE DIALYSIS (DCI) (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; GARDNERVILLE, NV)
  • VALLEY MEADOWS LIVING CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GARDNERVILLE, NV)
  • BARTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA)

Amtrak stations near Alpine Village:

  • 14 miles: SOUTH LAKE TAHOE (1000 LAKE TAHOE BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: STATELINE (STATELINE AVE. AT LAKE TAHOE BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.
  • 15 miles: STATELINE (STATELINE AVE. AT LAKE TAHOE BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alpine Village:

  • Western Nevada College (about 29 miles; Carson City, NV; Full-time enrollment: 2,338)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 54 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 55 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 6,919)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 71 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)
  • Sierra College (about 76 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • American River College (about 83 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • California State University-Sacramento (about 88 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 22,234)

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Notable location: Woodsford Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 130. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

130
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.173. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.173
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.32. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.32
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 36.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 2.0%
(2.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  51.9%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.5%
Whole state:  7.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
California average:

15.3

Alpine Village travel time to work - commute Alpine Village mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Alpine Village CDP (based on Alpine County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant501
Other--
None1,125-
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:

Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.8%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Alpine County:

23.9%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.8%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Alpine Village:

45.1%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Alpine Village:

42.4%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

37.6%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Alpine Village:

10.7%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Alpine Village:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

42.5%
State:

31.3%

General health condition:
Alpine Village:

47.8%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Alpine Village:

79.1%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Alpine Village, CA Residents

9.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,548 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.09%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

11.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,429 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.93%
California average:

5.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Douglas County, NV  4.26% ($25,000 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Alpine Village:

  • KTHO (590 AM; 3 kW; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: PARADISE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KPTL (1300 AM; 5 kW; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CASINO RADIO, LLC)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KOWL (1490 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KBZZ (1270 AM; 13 kW; SPARKS, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alpine Village:

  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSVL (92.3 FM; SMITH, NV; Owner: DONEGAL ENTERPRISES)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KRNO (106.9 FM; INCLINE VILLAGE, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODS (103.7 FM; CARNELIAN BAY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCA (96.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KBUL-FM (98.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNEV (95.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNIS (91.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KUNR (88.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO)
  • KWNZ (97.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSSJ (94.7 FM; FAIR OAKS, CA; Owner: ENTERCOM SACRAMENTO LICENSE, LLC)
  • K273AF (102.5 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: EDDIE FLOYD)
  • KSRN (107.7 FM; KINGS BEACH, CA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • K286AG (105.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • K206BI (89.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTKE (101.5 FM; TRUCKEE, CA; Owner: TRUCKSTER BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Alpine Village:

  • K38FW (Channel 38; STATELINE, NV; Owner: RSN WEST, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 3,150Total average daily traffic
  • 309Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,511Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (53%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (29%)
  • Utility gas (15%)

Alpine Village compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
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