For population 25 years and over in Beckwourth:
For population 15 years and over in Beckwourth CDP:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $2,219 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reno, NV (37.3 miles , pop. 180,480).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (104.9 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (412.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Portola, CA (1.9 miles ), Lake Davis, CA (2.2 miles) , Delleker, CA (2.3 miles ), Iron Horse, CA (2.4 miles ), Mohawk Vista, CA (3.1 miles) , Whitehawk, CA (3.3 miles) , Clio, CA (3.3 miles) , C-Road, CA (3.3 miles) .
Latitude: 39.83 N, Longitude: 120.40 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 530
Work and jobs in Beckwourth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Beckwourth, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Beckwourth-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 551% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/12/1994 at 12:23:43, a magnitude 6.1 (5.4 MB, 5.7 MS, 6.1 MW, 6.0 MD, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 76.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/1975 at 20:20:12, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.7 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 57.5 miles away from Beckwourth center
On 8/10/2001 at 20:19:26, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.1 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 12.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/28/1995 at 18:27:59, a magnitude 5.5 (4.6 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.0 ML, 5.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 09:53:30, a magnitude 5.3 (4.7 MB, 5.3 ML, 4.8 MW, Depth: 6.4 mi) earthquake occurred 42.9 miles away from Beckwourth center
On 9/12/1994 at 23:57:09, a magnitude 5.4 (4.9 MB, 5.3 ML, 5.4 ML, Depth: 0.3 mi) earthquake occurred 81.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Plumas County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Alice Marble - Tennis player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Beckwourth:
Airports located in Beckwourth:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beckwourth:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.36. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 4.4%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Beckwourth compared to California state average:
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Religion statistics for Beckwourth (based on Plumas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($51,120 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,946 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.