Artois, California

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Population in 2010: 295.
Males: 169  (57.4%)
Females: 126  (42.6%)
Median resident age:  35.6 years
California median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 95963, 95988.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $44,285
Artois:

$44,285
CA:

$67,739

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,612

Artois CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $251,758
Artois:

$251,758
CA:

$477,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $259,662; Detached houses: $259,077
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  • Races in Artois, CA (2010)

    Artois races chart
    • 22275.3%White alone
    • 5418.3%Hispanic
    • 82.7%American Indian alone
    • 82.7%Two or more races
    • 31.0%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Artois: 91.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (37.2%), Irish (8.7%), Portuguese (6.4%), Dutch (2.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 165 feet

Artois,CA real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Artois:

  • High school or higher: 77.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Artois CDP:

  • Never married: 34.6%
  • Now married: 43.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 22.1%

62 residents are foreign born (13.2% Latin America, 5.5% Europe).

This place:

19.0%
California:

27.0%



According to our research of California and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Artois, California as of March 21, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Artois to the number of sex offenders is 326 to 1.


Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (20.8 miles , pop. 59,954).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (83.2 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (437.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Willows, CA (2.6 miles ), Orland, CA (3.0 miles ), Hamilton City, CA (3.6 miles ), Nord, CA (4.1 miles ), Princeton, CA (4.2 miles ), Elk Creek, CA (4.3 miles) , Chico, CA (4.6 miles ), Durham, CA (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 39.62 N, Longitude: 122.19 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Artois household income distribution Artois home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (48%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (26%)
  • Construction (24%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (41%)
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (48%)
  • Management occupations (40%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (41%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (38%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Artois: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Earthquake activity:

Artois-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 687% 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 120.2 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 192.7 miles away from Artois 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 111.5 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 151.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 255.7 miles away from Artois center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 176.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Glenn County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Artois:

  • WILLOWS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WILLOWS, CA)
  • GLENN MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; WILLOWS, CA)

Amtrak station near Artois:

  • 20 miles: CHICO (W. 5TH & ORANGE STS.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Artois:

  • California State University-Chico (about 20 miles; Chico, CA; Full-time enrollment: 14,838)
  • Butte College (about 30 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • Yuba College (about 49 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • Mendocino College (about 63 miles; Ukiah, CA; FT enrollment: 2,263)
  • Shasta College (about 70 miles; Redding, CA; FT enrollment: 5,645)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 77 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)
  • Sierra College (about 78 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)

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Notable location: Artois Fire Protection District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Artois: Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Glenn County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 75.6. This is about average.

City:

75.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.268. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.268
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.23
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00231. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00231
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.3%
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  83.2%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.0%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
California average:

15.3

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Artois CDP (based on Glenn County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,1123
Evangelical Protestant2,64831
Mainline Protestant1,3439
Other8325
Black Protestant1911
None16,996-
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: 5
Glenn County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Glenn County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Glenn County:

5.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.8%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Glenn County:

24.6%
California:

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

16.9%
State:

17.9%

5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,106 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
California average:

5.03%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Butte County, CA  1.58% ($29,061 average AGI)
from Tehama County, CA  0.54% ($33,471)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.26% ($20,667)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
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 Butte County, CA  1.90% ($33,899 average AGI)
to Tehama County, CA  0.59% ($32,018)
to Colusa County, CA  0.27% ($31,320)

Strongest AM radio stations in Artois:

  • KPAY (1290 AM; 5 kW; CHICO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • KIQS (1560 AM; daytime; 0 kW; WILLOWS, CA)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Artois:

  • KKCY (103.1 FM; COLUSA, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KRCX-FM (99.9 FM; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTHU (100.7 FM; CORNING, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KMJE (101.5 FM; GRIDLEY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K213BZ (90.5 FM; RICHVALE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KYIX (104.9 FM; SOUTH OROVILLE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K258AQ (99.5 FM; YANKEE HILL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLVC (88.3 FM; MAGALIA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KALF (95.7 FM; RED BLUFF, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC)
  • K216CF (91.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)
  • KHRD (103.1 FM; WEAVERVILLE, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KNCQ (97.3 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KZAP (96.7 FM; PARADISE, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC.)
  • KHSL-FM (103.5 FM; PARADISE, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCHO (91.7 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: UNIV. FOUNDATION/CA. ST. UNIV. CHICO)
  • KMXI (95.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNDL (89.9 FM; ANGWIN, CA; Owner: HOWELL MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLVR (91.9 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KFMF (93.9 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Artois)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 39.611278 Lon: -122.249472, Call Sign: WQKW843
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.537 MHz, 456.537 MHz, 451.612 MHz, 456.612 MHz, 451.312 MHzGrant Date: 10/13/2009, Expiration Date: 10/13/2019, Certifier: Robert W ZahnRegistrant: Radio Licensing Services, 4700 Se International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97269-2161, Phone: (503) 794-3787, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N6BPW, Licensee ID: L00957784, Grant Date: 10/14/2014, Expiration Date: 12/31/2024, Certifier: John H Mc Ginnis, Registrant: John H Mc Ginnis, Artois, CA 95913
  • Call Sign: W6HDA, Grant Date: 03/29/1994, Expiration Date: 03/29/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2006, Registrant: Raymond H Varney, Artois, CA 95913
  • Call Sign: KI6SMN, Licensee ID: L01421297, Grant Date: 08/04/2008, Expiration Date: 08/04/2018, Certifier: Philip W Zabell, Registrant: Philip W Zabell, Artois, CA 95913

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 12470 , Serial Number: 17262002, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 08/01/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Ernest F Pieper, Po Box 142, Artois, CA 95913

Drinking water stations with addresses in Artois and their reported violations in the past:

ARTOIS COMMUNITY S.D. (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-05-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2005)

Artois compared to California state average:

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