Biggs, California

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Population in 2013: 1,702 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 
Males: 914  (53.7%)
Females: 788  (46.3%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 95917, 95948.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,383 (it was $33,250 in 2000)
Biggs:

$40,383
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,025 (it was $12,386 in 2000)

Biggs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $128,691 (it was $80,100 in 2000)
Biggs:

$128,691
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $144,144; Detached houses: $142,754; Mobile homes: $52,575

Median gross rent in 2013: $919.

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  • Races in Biggs, CA (2010)

    Biggs races chart
    • 1,03360.5%White alone
    • 58034.0%Hispanic
    • 492.9%Two or more races
    • 261.5%American Indian alone
    • 90.5%Asian alone
    • 60.4%Black alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone
    • 10.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Biggs: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.0%), United States (7.4%), Irish (6.9%), English (2.9%), Dutch (2.6%), French (2.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 94 feet

Land area: 0.52 square miles.

Population density: 3,276 people per square mile   (average).

Biggs,CA real estate house value index trend

Biggs, California map

For population 25 years and over in Biggs:

  • High school or higher: 71.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 11.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Biggs city:

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 48.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

300 residents are foreign born (13.2% Latin America).

This city:

16.3%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Biggs, California as of April 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Biggs to the number of sex offenders is 570 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,066 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $794 (0.5%)

Biggs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (23.5 miles , pop. 59,954).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (60.8 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (412.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Gridley, CA (1.9 miles ), Richvale, CA (2.4 miles ), Thermalito, CA (2.9 miles ), Palermo, CA (3.1 miles ), South Oroville, CA (3.3 miles ), Oroville, CA (3.3 miles ), Honcut, CA (3.3 miles ), Oroville East, CA (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 39.41 N, Longitude: 121.71 W

Area code: 530

Biggs household income distribution Biggs home values distribution

Crime rates in Biggs by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 110201100020N/A
per 100,000 54.853.80.0109.10.055.055.50.00.00.0115.80.0N/A
Robberies 0000001001100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.055.50.00.055.157.90.00.0
Assaults 95149321201719291916
per 100,000 492.9269.0765.0490.7164.21,154.51,109.9935.61,042.2110.2521.11,102.1935.1
Burglaries 141528251824119161191011
per 100,000 766.7806.91,530.11,363.1985.21,319.4610.4495.3877.7606.1521.1580.0642.9
Thefts 40365639212423231815132018
per 100,000 2,190.61,936.53,060.12,126.51,149.41,319.41,276.41,265.8987.4826.4752.81,160.11,052.0
Auto thefts 481610737652545
per 100,000 219.1430.3874.3545.3383.1164.9388.5330.2274.3110.2289.5232.0292.2
Arson 0000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.058.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 313.1275.7470.4425.7185.5450.3424.0310.7344.4127.7316.0338.9309.3

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Crime rate in Biggs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.3%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +236 (+15.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Biggs, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Biggs-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 711% 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 120.0 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 222.0 miles away from Biggs center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 235.5 miles away from the city 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 140.9 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 180.1 miles away from Biggs 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 159.4 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 Butte County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
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).
Biggs topographic map

Birthplace of: John C. Waugh - Journalist, Frank S. Gaines - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Biggs:

  • BIGGS GRIDLEY MEM HOSP D/P SNF (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GRIDLEY, CA)
  • GRIDLEY HEALTHCARE AND WELLNESS CENTRE LLC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GRIDLEY, CA)
  • LAKEVIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)
  • GOLDEN VALLEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)
  • RIVER VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LIVE OAK, CA)
  • OROVILLE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)
  • OROVILLE DIALYSIS CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; OROVILLE, CA)

Airports located in Biggs:

Amtrak stations near Biggs:

  • 11 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 Biggs:

  • Butte College (about 17 miles; Oroville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 8,649)
  • Yuba College (about 22 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • California State University-Chico (about 23 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Sierra College (about 51 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 55 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)
  • University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley Campus (about 56 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 2,855)
  • American River College (about 57 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)

Public high schools in Biggs:

Public elementary/middle schools in Biggs:

See full list of schools located in Biggs, School District: BIGGS UNIFIED

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Notable locations in Biggs: Biggs City Hall (A), Biggs Branch Butte County Library (B), Butte County Fire Department Station 73 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Biggs include: Biggs Assembly of God Church (A), Biggs United Methodist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Butte 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 2012 was 83.8. This is about average.

City:

83.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.278. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.278
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.51. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.51
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 21.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.99. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.99
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 0.00406. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00406
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.2%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.2% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 26.6% for other race residents, 46.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  78.6%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Biggs, California environmental map by EPA

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Biggs compared to California state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.1
California average:

15.4

Biggs travel time to work - commute Biggs mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Biggs city (based on Butte County data)

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
Butte County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Butte County:

25.1%
California:

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

12.3%
State:

17.9%
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
Other Government Administration 3$19,180$76,7206$2,297
Streets and Highways 4$22,344$67,0320$0
Sewerage 1$6,826$81,9120$0
Totals for Government 8$48,350$72,5256$2,297

Biggs government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $83,000 ($48.77)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,093,000 ($642.19)
    Police Protection: $376,000 ($220.92)
    Sewerage: $280,000 ($164.51)
    Regular Highways: $206,000 ($121.03)
    Financial Administration: $175,000 ($102.82)
    Water Utilities: $138,000 ($81.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000 ($72.27)
    Fire Protection: $87,000 ($51.12)
    Central Staff Services: $56,000 ($32.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($12.34)
    Health Services - Other: $17,000 ($9.99)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($1.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $39,000 ($22.91)
    Parks & Recreation: $23,000 ($13.51)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($8.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($5.88)
    Electric Utilities: $5,000 ($2.94)
    Central Staff: $3,000 ($1.76)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $413,000 ($242.66)

Biggs government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $147,000 ($86.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $109,000 ($64.04)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $923,000 ($542.30)
    Housing & Community Development: $38,000 ($22.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $101,000 ($59.34)
    General Revenue, NEC: $99,000 ($58.17)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,269,000 ($745.59)
    Water Utilities: $89,000 ($52.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $318,000 ($186.84)
    General Support: $103,000 ($60.52)
    Highways: $36,000 ($21.15)
  • Tax - Property: $87,000 ($51.12)
    Total General Sales: $70,000 ($41.13)
    Public Utilities: $14,000 ($8.23)
    NEC: $6,000 ($3.53)

Biggs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,825,000 ($2247.36)

5.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,119 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($121 average AGI)
Butte County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sacramento County, CA  0.36% ($39,315 average AGI)
from Glenn County, CA  0.25% ($33,899)
from Tehama County, CA  0.25% ($22,685)


5.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,344 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
California average:

5.12%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($92 average AGI)
Butte County:

0.03%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sacramento County, CA  0.49% ($32,989 average AGI)
to Sutter County, CA  0.25% ($33,142)
to Placer County, CA  0.22% ($43,182)

Strongest AM radio stations in Biggs:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • KUBA (1600 AM; 5 kW; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Biggs:

  • K258AQ (99.5 FM; YANKEE HILL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRCX-FM (99.9 FM; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KYIX (104.9 FM; SOUTH OROVILLE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMJE (101.5 FM; GRIDLEY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K213BZ (90.5 FM; RICHVALE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKCY (103.1 FM; COLUSA, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXCL (103.9 FM; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: KEILY MILLER)
  • KLVC (88.3 FM; MAGALIA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K216CF (91.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)
  • K205EJ (88.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KNDL (89.9 FM; ANGWIN, CA; Owner: HOWELL MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZAP (96.7 FM; PARADISE, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC.)
  • KLVR (91.9 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KXTS (100.9 FM; CALISTOGA, CA; Owner: SINCLAIR TELECABLE, 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)

TV broadcast stations around Biggs:

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

Biggs fatal accident list:

Nov 27, 1988 11:05 PM, B Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 8, 1985 09:02 AM, B Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 10, 1981 03:03 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $102,000Total costs
  • 1,924Total average daily traffic
  • 129Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,235Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 420 B St (Lat: 39.413778 Lon: -121.710250), Call Sign: WQS70
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.330 MHz, 159.375 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/01/2011, Expiration Date: 01/20/2022
    Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoa Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-9437, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:
  • 507 Bannock St (Lat: 39.411944 Lon: -121.706944), Type: Silo, Structure height: 90.2 m, Overall height: 91.5 m, Call Sign: WPMA377
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.040 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/15/2013, Expiration Date: 05/01/2023, Certifier: Brain Cook
    Registrant: City Of Gridley, 685 Kentucky St, Gridley, CA 95948, Phone: (530) 846-5678, Email:
  • 1 Mi E Of Biggs Between Biggs & Gridley (Lat: 39.415444 Lon: -121.686361), Call Sign: WGB731, Licensee ID: L00866653
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/22/2004, Expiration Date: 08/09/2014
    Registrant: Bonnie S Bayles, Biggs, CA 95917, Phone: (530) 868-5471

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • BIGGS, E Biggs Hwy & Hwy 99 (Lat: 39.417639 Lon: -121.688583), Overall height: 49.7 m, Call Sign: WMN569
    Assigned Frequencies: 2115.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/03/2007
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30004, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • BIGGSDWRVA, Feather River Outlet 8 Km Ne (Lat: 39.457944 Lon: -121.638306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WNEW439
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz, 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/25/2008, Expiration Date: 10/19/2018
    Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:
  • BIGGS, Bannock St 9th St (Lat: 39.409139 Lon: -121.712167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 56.5 m, Call Sign: WQKJ261
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/09/2009, Expiration Date: 06/09/2019, Certifier: Jim Higgins
    Registrant: Digitalpath, Inc., 275 Airpark Blvd. Suite 500, Chico, CA 95973, Phone: (888) 245-8025, Fax: (530) 899-7787, Email:
  • BIGGS, 190 B Street (Lat: 39.417667 Lon: -121.688583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 49.7 m, Call Sign: WQPZ276
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/25/2012, Expiration Date: 09/25/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Biggs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

29 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Biggs)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2005
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$102,460
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0036.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Biggs

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Biggs, CA
Most common first names in Biggs, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2575.9 years
William2174.3 years
Mary2078.6 years
John1975.6 years
George1872.9 years
Charles1478.6 years
Donald1169.8 years
Fred1070.5 years
Edward1077.2 years
Joseph976.4 years
Most common last names in Biggs, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1680.4 years
Williams1078.8 years
Johnson975.8 years
Martin974.9 years
Thompson776.3 years
Taylor771.9 years
Wright770.6 years
Demes687.1 years
Cadek671.0 years
Baker565.4 years

Biggs on our top lists:

  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2005 to 2006"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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