Bangor, California

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Population in 2010: 646.
Males: 298  (46.2%)
Females: 348  (53.8%)
Median resident age:

58.7 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 95901, 95914, 95966.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,061
Bangor:

$49,061
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,038

Bangor CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $268,900
Bangor:

$268,900
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $323,958; detached houses: $370,426; mobile homes: $221,789

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,010.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bangor: 94.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.0%
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  • Races in Bangor, CA (2010)
    • 53883.3%White alone
    • 477.3%Hispanic
    • 406.2%Two or more races
    • 111.7%American Indian alone
    • 50.8%Black alone
    • 40.6%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Bangor, California as of October 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bangor is 80 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (25.2%), American (14.1%), Italian (10.7%), Scottish (8.5%), Canadian (5.1%), Irish (5.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 755 feet

3 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.6%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,268 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,807 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (33.5 miles , pop. 59,954).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (57.7 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (403.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Rackerby, CA (2.2 miles ),
Loma Rica, CA (2.3 miles ),
Palermo, CA (2.8 miles ),
Honcut, CA (2.8 miles ),
Robinson Mill, CA (2.8 miles),
Marysville Rural, CA (3.0 miles ),
Challenge-Brownsville, CA (3.1 miles ),
South Oroville, CA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.39 N, Longitude: 121.40 W

Area code: 530

Distribution of median household income in Bangor, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bangor, CA in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.2%
California:

4.6%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 128. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

128
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.279. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.279
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.46. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.46
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 44.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

44.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 30.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Bangor-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 720% 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 129.0 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 220.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 237.6 miles away from Bangor 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 156.3 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 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 158.9 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 188.6 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 Butte County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Fires: 6, Storms: 5, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Bangor:

  • FREMONT-RIDEOUT HOME HLTH/VALLEY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, CA)
  • OROVILLE DIALYSIS CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)
  • OROVILLE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)
  • OLIVE RIDGE POST ACUTE CARE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)
  • SHADOWBROOK HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)
  • GOLDEN VALLEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)
  • LAKEVIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)

Amtrak stations near Bangor:

  • 13 miles: OROVILLE (GRANDE AVE. AT STATE HWY. 70) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: MARYSVILLE (6TH & A STS.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bangor:

  • Yuba College (about 20 miles; Marysville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,737)
  • Butte College (about 23 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • California State University-Chico (about 34 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Sierra College (about 43 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • American River College (about 52 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 52 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 53 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)

Public elementary/middle school in Bangor:

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Notable location: Butte County Fire Department Station 55 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Butte County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

75.2%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.0%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Bangor:

Marital status in Bangor, CA
  • Never married: 7.7%
  • Now married: 72.1%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

For population 25 years and over in Bangor:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.5%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
California average:

15.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bangor, CA (based on Butte County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic34,1017
Evangelical Protestant22,822129
Other11,03136
Mainline Protestant6,27224
Black Protestant4754
Orthodox2802
None145,019-
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: 50
This county:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Butte County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Butte County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Here:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 133
Here:

6.10 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.0%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Butte County:

25.1%
State:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.3%
California:

17.9%

5.74% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,612 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.74%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sacramento County, CA  0.37% ($40,815 average AGI)
from Sutter County, CA  0.25% ($44,526)
from Tehama County, CA  0.23% ($39,757)


5.72% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,282 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
California average:

5.21%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($188 average AGI)
Butte County:

0.03%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sacramento County, CA  0.43% ($41,777 average AGI)
to Glenn County, CA  0.23% ($48,994)
to Sutter County, CA  0.22% ($39,958)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bangor:

  • 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.)
  • KNCO (830 AM; 5 kW; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: NEVADA COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMYC (1410 AM; 5 kW; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: THOMAS F. HUTH)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAHI (950 AM; 10 kW; AUBURN, CA; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KUBA (1600 AM; 5 kW; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KEWE (1340 AM; 1 kW; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KPAY (1290 AM; 5 kW; CHICO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bangor:

  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K258AQ (99.5 FM; YANKEE HILL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYIX (104.9 FM; SOUTH OROVILLE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRCX-FM (99.9 FM; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMJE (101.5 FM; GRIDLEY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K213BZ (90.5 FM; RICHVALE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXCL (103.9 FM; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKCY (103.1 FM; COLUSA, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: KEILY MILLER)
  • KVMR (89.5 FM; NEVADA CITY, CA; Owner: NEVADA CITY COMMUNITY BROADCAST GRUP)
  • KLVS (99.3 FM; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNCO-FM (94.1 FM; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: NEVADA COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K205EJ (88.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KHJQ (92.3 FM; SUSANVILLE, CA; Owner: SIERRA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTOR (99.7 FM; WESTWOOD, CA; Owner: SIERRA RADIO, INC.)
  • KBNF (98.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CAROUSEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K209AY (89.7 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: THE UNIV. FOUND. CA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLVC (88.3 FM; MAGALIA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K216CF (91.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bangor:

  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • K15CX (Channel 15; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K51BP (Channel 51; PALERMO, CA; Owner: WVIT INC)
  • K08NH (Channel 8; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: SAINTE PARTNERS II, L.P.)

Bangor fatal accident list:

Aug 13, 2005 08:50 AM, Oro Bangor Hwy, Lat: 39.414210, Lon: -121.423530, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.5mTotal length
  • $417,000Total costs
  • 3,254Total average daily traffic
  • 145Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,421Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Hill Behind 511 Los Verjeles Rd (Lat: 39.381556 Lon: -121.384417), Structure height: 2 m, Call Sign: WPBF832, Licensee ID: L00009514,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.400 MHz, 159.375 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2002, Expiration Date: 12/01/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/23/2009, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95814-0282, Phone: (916) 657-9999
  • BANGORCDFFFS, 7540 Oro Bangor Hwy (Lat: 39.390250 Lon: -121.408611), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQS69,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.330 MHz, 159.375 MHz, 159.390 MHz, Grant Date: 04/04/2013, Expiration Date: 06/03/2023, Certifier: Glen S Nash, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bangor)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9323B , Serial Number: 55123, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 01/27/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Lance F Carter, Po Box 107, Bangor, CA 95914

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bangor, CA
  • 54.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 27.4%Wood
  • 9.1%Other fuel
  • 4.6%Electricity
  • 4.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bangor, CA
  • 55.6%Electricity
  • 22.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 22.2%Wood


Bangor compared to California 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 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 college students below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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