Arvin, California

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Population in 2017: 21,270 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +64.2%
Males: 10,994  (51.7%)
Females: 10,276  (48.3%)
Median resident age:

24.6 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 93203.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,085 (it was $23,674 in 2000)
Arvin:

$36,085
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $11,018 (it was $7,408 in 2000)

Arvin city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $142,781 (it was $76,500 in 2000)
Arvin:

$142,781
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $148,377; detached houses: $157,020; townhouses or other attached units: $75,237; mobile homes: $48,423

Median gross rent in 2017: $849.

March 2019 cost of living index in Arvin: 90.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 27.5%
(39.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.2% for Black residents, 27.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.9% for other race residents, 47.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Arvin, CA (2017)
    • 20,14095.2%Hispanic
    • 1,1615.5%White alone
    • 2021.0%Black alone
    • 250.1%Two or more races
    • 180.09%Asian alone
    • 160.08%American Indian alone
    • 120.06%Other race alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Arvin, California as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Arvin is 1,160 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Arvin by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(13.8)
1
(6.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.6)
2
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.1)
3
(15.2)
2
(9.8)
2
(9.7)
3
(14.4)
2
(9.4)
6
(28.1)
3
(13.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(27.6)
3
(20.2)
2
(13.1)
6
(39.4)
1
(6.5)
1
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
5
(25.3)
1
(4.9)
4
(19.5)
1
(4.8)
3
(14.2)
8
(37.4)
7
(32.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(41.4)
27
(181.7)
25
(164.2)
23
(151.1)
21
(137.1)
19
(123.3)
15
(76.8)
14
(70.8)
16
(78.5)
19
(92.5)
14
(67.0)
17
(80.2)
23
(107.5)
27
(125.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
32
(220.7)
37
(249.0)
78
(512.2)
94
(617.6)
134
(874.7)
167
(1,084)
149
(762.9)
143
(723.6)
134
(657.2)
152
(740.0)
131
(626.7)
169
(797.4)
192
(897.6)
170
(788.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
189
(1,303)
166
(1,117)
146
(958.8)
278
(1,827)
244
(1,593)
186
(1,207)
164
(839.7)
267
(1,351)
323
(1,584)
165
(803.3)
143
(684.1)
170
(802.1)
72
(336.6)
89
(412.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
482
(3,324)
424
(2,854)
397
(2,607)
360
(2,365)
306
(1,997)
232
(1,506)
250
(1,280)
317
(1,604)
308
(1,511)
230
(1,120)
201
(961.6)
279
(1,316)
242
(1,131)
172
(797.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
112
(772.4)
77
(518.3)
100
(656.7)
119
(781.9)
89
(580.9)
82
(532.1)
115
(588.8)
87
(440.3)
113
(554.2)
88
(428.4)
113
(540.6)
185
(872.8)
139
(649.8)
121
(561.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
12
(82.8)
21
(141.3)
30
(197.0)
22
(144.6)
14
(91.4)
14
(90.9)
18
(92.2)
21
(106.3)
15
(73.6)
14
(68.2)
16
(76.5)
18
(84.9)
5
(23.4)
20
(92.8)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)392.2367.8386.1498.6485.2446.2342.9410.6394.2346.1307.6392.4418.6354.8

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Arvin, CA

Crime rate in Arvin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 22 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.70
California average:

1.99
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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 445 feet

Land area: 4.81 square miles.

Population density: 4,426 people per square mile   (average).

Arvin, California map

8,699 residents are foreign born (40.1% Latin America).

This city:

41.1%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,092 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,661 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bakersfield, CA (15.4 miles , pop. 247,057).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (81.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Edmundson Acres, CA (1.3 miles ),
Weedpatch, CA (2.3 miles ),
Lamont, CA (2.5 miles ),
Fuller Acres, CA (2.8 miles ),
Mayfair, CA (3.2 miles ),
Bear Valley Springs, CA (3.3 miles ),
Mettler, CA (3.5 miles),
Stallion Springs, CA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 35.20 N, Longitude: 118.83 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,987 (-14.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,651 (33.6%)

Area code: 661

Distribution of median household income in Arvin, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Arvin, CA in 2017

Property values in Arvin, CA

Arvin satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

10.1%
California:

4.6%
Historical population in Arvin, CA
Historical housing units in Arvin, CA

Population change in the 1990s: +3,344 (+34.8%).
Most common industries in Arvin, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (46.8%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (8.8%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
  • Truck transportation (2.9%)
  • Construction (2.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (51.9%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
  • Construction (4.0%)
  • Educational services (2.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (38.2%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (11.9%)
  • Educational services (11.4%)
  • Health care (5.4%)
  • Social assistance (3.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.8%)
  • Public administration (2.8%)
Most common occupations in Arvin, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (46.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (2.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (48.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (2.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (2.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (42.5%)
  • Cashiers (6.3%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.6%)

Average climate in Arvin, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Arvin, 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 135. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

135
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.177. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.177
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.68. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.68
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 53.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

53.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.7
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00408. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00408
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Arvin-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 735% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 17.0 miles away from Arvin center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 148.6 miles away from Arvin center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 126.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 144.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 301.5 miles away from Arvin center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/17/1994 at 12:30:55, a magnitude 6.8 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 11.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 74.0 miles away from Arvin center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kern County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 12, Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Arvin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Arvin:

  • EVERGREEN ARVIN HEALTHCARE (323 CAMPUS DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Arvin:

  • TOWN AND COUNTRY ICF (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BAKERSFIELD, CA)
  • PARKVIEW JULIAN CONVALESCENT (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BAKERSFIELD, CA)
  • SHADY MANOR CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BAKERSFIELD, CA)
  • RIVERSIDE COTTAGE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BAKERSFIELD, CA)
  • KERN MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; BAKERSFIELD, CA)
  • NORTHEAST BAKERSFIELD DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; BAKERSFIELD, CA)
  • THE REHABILITATION CENTER OF BAKERSFIELD (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BAKERSFIELD, CA)

Airports located in Arvin:

Amtrak station near Arvin:

  • 16 miles: BAKERSFIELD (1501 F ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arvin:

  • Bakersfield College (about 17 miles; Bakersfield, CA; Full-time enrollment: 10,325)
  • California State University-Bakersfield (about 19 miles; Bakersfield, CA; FT enrollment: 7,564)
  • Taft College (about 36 miles; Taft, CA; FT enrollment: 2,121)
  • Antelope Valley College (about 52 miles; Lancaster, CA; FT enrollment: 9,206)
  • College of the Canyons (about 58 miles; Santa Clarita, CA; FT enrollment: 11,307)
  • Porterville College (about 60 miles; Porterville, CA; FT enrollment: 2,560)
  • Moorpark College (about 63 miles; Moorpark, CA; FT enrollment: 9,338)

Public high school in Arvin:

  • ARVIN HIGH (Students: 1,717, Location: 900 VARSITY RD., Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Arvin:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Arvin: Kern County Fire Department Station 54 Arvin (A), Veterans Building (B), Kern County Building (C), Arvin City Hall (D), Arvin Branch Kern County Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Arvin include: Arvin Wesleyan Church (A), Assembly of God Church of Arvin (B), Bright Hope Baptist Church (C), Calvary Church of God in Christ (D), Church of the Nazarene (E), Gospel Tabernacle of Arvin (F), Pentecostal Church of Arvin (G), Primera Iglesia Bautista (H), Saint Thomas Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Arvin include: Di Giorgio County Park (1), Kovacevich Park (2), Smothermon Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Kern 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 Arvin and their reported violations in the past:

ARVIN COMMUNITY SERVICES DIST (Population served: 18,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (2 times from OCT-23-2008 to OCT-23-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (OCT-23-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (OCT-23-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (OCT-23-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (OCT-23-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (OCT-23-2008)
  • 28 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-18-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2013)
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
SYCAMORE CANYON GOLF COURSE (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-12-2000)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-12-2000)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-12-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

4.5 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

90.0%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.5%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Arvin in 2010:

  • 274 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 68 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for adults
65 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in Arvin (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Arvin Branch at 500 Bear Mountain Boulevard, branch established on 1944/08/14. 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

For population 15 years and over in Arvin:

Marital status in Arvin, CA
  • Never married: 45.6%
  • Now married: 48.0%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 2.1%
  • Divorced: 2.8%

For population 25 years and over in Arvin:

  • High school or higher: 34.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.5%
  • Unemployed: 31.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

30.6
California average:

15.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Arvin, CA (based on Kern County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic245,83630
Evangelical Protestant114,724436
Other30,68783
Mainline Protestant7,45938
Black Protestant4,02625
Orthodox4503
None436,449-
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: 190
Here:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 63
Kern County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 165
Kern County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 362
Here:

4.60 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

8.0%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.4%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.9%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Arvin:

43.7%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Arvin:

41.1%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.1
State:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Arvin:

26.6%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Arvin:

10.8%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

27.3%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

50.0%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.5%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Arvin, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 18$99,878$66,5850$0
Police - Other 7$24,602$42,1750$0
Transit 7$22,209$38,0730$0
Streets and Highways 5$17,860$42,8640$0
Financial Administration 4$26,752$80,2560$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,815$46,8900$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,107
Totals for Government 43$199,116$55,5675$1,107

Arvin government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $555,000 ($26.09)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,199,000 ($103.39)
    Central Staff Services: $2,115,000 ($99.44)
    Sewerage: $1,457,000 ($68.50)
    Financial Administration: $798,000 ($37.52)
    Regular Highways: $677,000 ($31.83)
    Transit Utilities: $517,000 ($24.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $341,000 ($16.03)
    Housing and Community Development: $123,000 ($5.78)
    Health - Other: $98,000 ($4.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $91,000 ($4.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $592,000 ($27.83)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $386,000 ($18.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $61,000 ($2.87)
    Housing and Community Development: $50,000 ($2.35)
    Police Protection: $26,000 ($1.22)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,358,000 ($110.86)

Arvin government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,023,000 ($95.11)
    Other: $128,000 ($6.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($0.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $403,000 ($18.95)
    Fines and Forfeits: $126,000 ($5.92)
    Special Assessments: $104,000 ($4.89)
    Interest Earnings: $99,000 ($4.65)
    Rents: $74,000 ($3.48)
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $73,000 ($3.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,408,000 ($66.20)
    Highways: $469,000 ($22.05)
    Transit Utilities: $379,000 ($17.82)
    General Local Government Support: $48,000 ($2.26)
  • Tax - Property: $2,126,000 ($99.95)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,476,000 ($69.39)
    Public Utilities Sales: $598,000 ($28.11)
    Other License: $111,000 ($5.22)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $29,000 ($1.36)
    Other: $12,000 ($0.56)

Arvin government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,757,000 ($693.79)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,544,000 ($683.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $257,000 ($12.08)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,000 ($2.07)

Arvin government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,838,000 ($180.44)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,492,000 ($70.15)

3.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,098 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.97%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($593 average AGI)
Kern County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.00% ($41,298 average AGI)
from Tulare County, CA  0.20% ($32,845)
from Ventura County, CA  0.14% ($44,824)


4.27% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,465 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
California average:

5.21%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($649 average AGI)
Kern County:

0.05%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.68% ($42,474 average AGI)
to Tulare County, CA  0.20% ($41,532)
to San Diego County, CA  0.17% ($53,172)
Businesses in Arvin, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King2Popeyes1
FedEx1UPS1
H&R Block1

Strongest AM radio stations in Arvin:

  • KNZR (1560 AM; 25 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP. OF CALIF.)
  • KUZZ (550 AM; 5 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: OWENS ONE COMPANY)
  • KMAP (1050 AM; 10 kW; FRAZIER PARK, CA; Owner: KMAP, INC.)
  • KERI (1180 AM; 50 kW; WASCO-GREENACRES, CA; Owner: KWSO, INC.)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KGET (970 AM; 5 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KAFY (1100 AM; 4 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: KAFY, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDFO (800 AM; 1 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arvin:

  • KMYX-FM (92.5 FM; ARVIN, CA; Owner: FARMWORKER EDUC. RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K266AH (101.1 FM; BENA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTQX (90.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: RADIO BILINGUE, INC.)
  • KKBB (99.3 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFRB (91.3 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUZZ-FM (107.9 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: OWENS ONE COMPANY, INC)
  • KISV (94.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: AMERICAN GENERAL MEDIA CORP.)
  • KGFM (101.5 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: LAGNIAPPE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K293AG (106.5 FM; TAFT, CA; Owner: CENTRO CRISTIANO DE FE, INC.)
  • KKZQ (100.1 FM; TEHACHAPI, CA; Owner: HIGH DESERT BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KPSL-FM (92.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: ILLINOIS LOTUS CORP.)
  • KRAB (106.1 FM; GREENACRES, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGZO (90.9 FM; SHAFTER, CA; Owner: THE ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION, INC.)
  • KVLI-FM (104.5 FM; LAKE ISABELLA, CA; Owner: ROBERT J. AND KATHERINE M. BOHN)
  • K254AH (98.7 FM; ISLA VISTA, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KCNQ (102.5 FM; KERNVILLE, CA; Owner: ROBERT J. & KATHERINE M. BOHN)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KKXX-FM (96.5 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPRX (89.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: WHITE ASH BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Arvin:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KJOI-LP (Channel 34; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: GARY M. COCOLA FAMILY TRUST, GARY M. COCOLA TRUSTEE)
  • KGET-TV (Channel 17; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K08MM (Channel 8; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K25FT (Channel 25; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KTFB-CA (Channel 4; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BAKERSFIELD LLC)
  • K67FS (Channel 67; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TV OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • K50CL (Channel 50; McKITTRICK, CA; Owner: KERN EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Arvin fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • / 0.1mTotal length
  • $107,000Total costs
  • 710Total average daily traffic
  • 14Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,540Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Arvin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • W Side Bear Mtn 8 Mi E (Lat: 35.199972 Lon: -118.686472), Call Sign: WQA590, Licensee ID: L00408321,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.187 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/1998, Expiration Date: 03/03/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/09/2001, Registrant: Rowland Communications Corporation, 111 Asher St, Taft, CA 93268, Phone: (805) 763-1571

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 205 1/2 Langford Ave (Lat: 35.200528 Lon: -118.816500), Call Sign: KNAI735,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.955 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2005, Expiration Date: 11/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/16/2016, Registrant: City Of Arvin, Arvin, CA 93203, Phone: (661) 854-3139, Fax: (661) 854-0847
  • 200 Campus Dr (Lat: 35.210250 Lon: -118.832611), Call Sign: KZH969,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.920 MHz, Grant Date: 10/13/2010, Expiration Date: 01/02/2021, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • Lat: 35.209056 Lon: -118.832611, Call Sign: WDF528,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.975 MHz, 464.375 MHz, 463.850 MHz, 468.850 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2013, Expiration Date: 04/08/2023, Registrant: Applied Technology Group, 4440 Easton Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93309, Phone: (661) 322-8650, Fax: (661) 322-4060, Email:
  • 20401 Bear Mountain Blvd (Lat: 35.208861 Lon: -118.792583), Call Sign: KRN254, Licensee ID: L00035597,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.100 MHz, Grant Date: 01/31/2000, Expiration Date: 03/26/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/28/2005, Registrant: Arvin Edison Water Storage District, Arvin, CA 93203
  • Lat: 35.030889 Lon: -118.908861, Call Sign: WQSA408,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.362 MHz, 467.362 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/2013, Expiration Date: 08/22/2023, Certifier: Mark Hall, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Arvin)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Arvin)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$98,1742$58,4157$72,2011$28,5802$75,2100$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$59,1700$03$72,8700$01$83,2300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$56,4053$109,64012$99,3193$15,7103$62,1731$52,150
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$108,3002$46,8802$64,1802$32,5904$51,0180$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$26,0703$102,2872$28,8302$38,1050$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0063.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$45,130
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$33,090
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0063.02

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

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 57. The highest number of fires - 99 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2010. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Arvin, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (49.9%), and Structure Fires (30.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Arvin, CA
    • 39849.9%Outside Fires
    • 24530.7%Structure Fires
    • 15319.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Arvin, CA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Arvin, California:

  • Microtel Inn & Suites, 5620 Del Sol Dr, Arvin, California 93203 , Phone: (661) 241-6666, Fax: (661) 241-6725
  • Hampton Inn by Hilton Arvin Tejon Ranch, 5601 Outlets At Tejon Pkwy, Arvin, California 93203 , Phone: (661) 241-7100, Fax: (661) 241-7107
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Arvin, California
Most common first names in Arvin, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3872.1 years
John3874.5 years
William2777.0 years
Maria2772.7 years
Mary2776.6 years
Jose2570.6 years
Robert1973.2 years
Charles1378.5 years
George1275.7 years
David1258.8 years
Most common last names in Arvin, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2475.7 years
Jones1870.9 years
Davis1777.6 years
Brown1675.5 years
Garcia1675.3 years
Martinez1369.3 years
Gutierrez1264.2 years
Williams1275.9 years
Johnson1267.2 years
Ford1180.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Arvin, CA
  • 72.4%Utility gas
  • 21.3%Electricity
  • 4.7%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Solar energy
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Arvin, CA
  • 61.4%Utility gas
  • 31.3%Electricity
  • 6.5%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Arvin compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Arvin on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people carpooling to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Mexico (population 500+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Central America (population 500+)"
  • #14 (93203) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #17 (93203) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swedish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #45 (93203) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #54 (93203) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Arab first ancestries"
  • #59 (93203) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2012 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #62 (93203) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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