Bootjack, California

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Population in 2010: 960.
Population change since 2000: -39.5%
Males: 376  (39.2%)
Females: 584  (60.8%)
Median resident age:

42.8 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 95338.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $61,548 (it was $30,991 in 2000)
Bootjack:

$61,548
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,013 (it was $14,771 in 2000)

Bootjack CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $256,998 (it was $144,800 in 2000)
Bootjack:

$256,998
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $347,165; detached houses: $407,164; mobile homes: $65,228

Median gross rent in 2017: $768.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bootjack: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.9%
(22.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 67.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Bootjack, CA (2010)
    • 77780.9%White alone
    • 767.9%Hispanic
    • 586.0%Two or more races
    • 313.2%American Indian alone
    • 111.1%Asian alone
    • 50.5%Other race alone
    • 20.2%Black alone

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

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Ancestries: Portuguese (10.8%), German (10.2%), American (5.2%), English (3.5%), Russian (2.4%), Irish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 2242 feet

Land area: 18.0 square miles.

Population density: 53 people per square mile   (very low).

Bootjack, California map

27 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America).

This place:

3.2%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,542 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,130 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Merced, CA (34.4 miles , pop. 63,893).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fresno, CA (47.2 miles , pop. 427,652).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (248.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Mariposa, CA (2.3 miles ),
Midpines, CA (2.5 miles ),
Nipinnawasee, CA (3.0 miles ),
Ahwahnee, CA (3.3 miles ),
Catheys Valley, CA (3.5 miles ),
Fish Camp, CA (3.7 miles),
Wawona, CA (3.7 miles),
Oakhurst, CA (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 37.46 N, Longitude: 119.88 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 209

Distribution of median household income in Bootjack, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bootjack, CA in 2017
Bootjack satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.9%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in Bootjack, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (14.8%)
  • Construction (11.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.8%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (10.5%)
  • Public administration (9.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.5%)
  • Truck transportation (6.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (19.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.2%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Social assistance (6.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.3%)
Most common occupations in Bootjack, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Religious workers (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (12.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.8%)
  • Religious workers (6.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Engineers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (13.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (8.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.3%)

Average climate in Bootjack, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.5. This is about average.

City:

69.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.194. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.194
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 0.882. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.882
U.S.:

5.558
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 45.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

45.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 23.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Bootjack-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above California state average. It is 832% 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 174.6 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 177.1 miles away from Bootjack center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 187.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 122.0 miles away from the city 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 106.7 miles away from Bootjack center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 246.2 miles away from Bootjack 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 Mariposa County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bootjack topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bootjack:

  • JOHN C. FREMONT HEALTHCARE DISTRICT DP/SNF (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARIPOSA, CA)
  • AHWAHNEE CARE HOME (Hospital, about 11 miles away; AHWAHNEE, CA)
  • OAKHURST HEALTHCARE AND WELLNESS CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; OAKHURST, CA)

Amtrak stations near Bootjack:

  • 6 miles: MARIPOSA (12TH & JESSIE STS.) - Bus Station . Services: public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 8 miles: MIDPINES (YOSEMITE BUG YOUTH HOSTEL, HWY 140) - Bus Station
  • 17 miles: EL PORTAL (YOSEMITE VIEW MOTEL, AT PARKLINE HWY 140) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bootjack:

  • University of California-Merced (about 31 miles; Merced, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,981)
  • Merced College (about 34 miles; Merced, CA; FT enrollment: 6,973)
  • University of Phoenix-Central Valley Campus (about 42 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,109)
  • Institute of Technology Inc (about 45 miles; Clovis, CA; FT enrollment: 2,483)
  • Heald College-Fresno (about 45 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • California State University-Fresno (about 46 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 18,993)
  • Fresno City College (about 49 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 12,994)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Mariposa County Fire Department Company 37 Bootjack (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Humbug Creek (A), Pegleg Creek (B), Jones Creek (C), Snow Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Mariposa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

67.2%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.1%
Whole state:

7.2%


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

For population 15 years and over in Bootjack:

Marital status in Bootjack, CA
  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Bootjack:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.9%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
California average:

15.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bootjack, CA (based on Mariposa County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,6713
Evangelical Protestant2,04820
Mainline Protestant5783
Other4315
None10,523-
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: 12
Mariposa County:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Mariposa County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Mariposa County:

3.33 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

5.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

23.2%
State:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.2%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

57.0%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

55.1%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Bootjack:

28.2
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bootjack:

18.5%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

4.0%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bootjack:

32.6%
State:

31.3%

General health condition:
Here:

60.8%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.3%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bootjack, CA Residents

7.95% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,193 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.95%
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 Merced County, CA  0.80% ($60,490 average AGI)
from Stanislaus County, CA  0.66% ($55,357)
from Madera County, CA  0.56% ($37,167)


8.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,349 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.56%
California average:

5.21%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Merced County, CA  0.75% ($39,854 average AGI)
to Stanislaus County, CA  0.54% ($56,686)
to Madera County, CA  0.53% ($41,147)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bootjack:

  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KTNS (1060 AM; 5 kW; OAKHURST, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA SIERRA CORPORATION)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KOOR (790 AM; 10 kW; CLOVIS, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KVVY (1580 AM; 10 kW; MERCED, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTIQ (1660 AM; 10 kW; MERCED, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KYOS (1480 AM; 5 kW; MERCED, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bootjack:

  • KDJK (103.9 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCIV (99.9 FM; MOUNT BULLION, CA; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEFR (89.9 FM; LE GRAND, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUBB (96.3 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP. OF MONTEREY INC)
  • KMPO (88.7 FM; MODESTO, CA; Owner: RADIO BILINGUE, INC.)
  • K214CT (90.7 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KAMB (101.5 FM; MERCED, CA; Owner: CENTRAL VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • KAAT (103.1 FM; OAKHURST, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA SIERRA CORPORATION)
  • KABX-FM (97.5 FM; MERCED, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KMMM (107.1 FM; MADERA, CA; Owner: ILLINOIS LOTUS CORP)
  • KZOL (107.9 FM; NORTH FORK, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLVY (91.1 FM; FAIRMEAD, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KFNO (90.3 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KLBN (105.1 FM; AUBERRY, CA; Owner: LOTUS COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KOQO-FM (101.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KRNC (105.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSKS (93.7 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFCF (88.1 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FRESNO FREE COLLEGE FOUNDATION)
  • KVPR (89.3 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: WHITE ASH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMGV (97.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bootjack:

  • K15ET (Channel 15; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMPH-CA (Channel 17; MERCED-MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KAZV-LP (Channel 14; MODESTO, CA; Owner: FRANK & LINDA AZEVEDO)

Bootjack fatal accident list:

Aug 13, 2017 00:25 AM, Silva Rd, Lat: 37.471589, Lon: -119.900225, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 17, 2014 05:12 PM, Sr-49, Indian Peak Rd, Lat: 37.460078, Lon: -119.901117, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 13, 2012 08:15 AM, Cr-Darrah Rd, Lat: 37.475775, Lon: -119.871367, Vehicles: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 11, 2010 08:15 AM, Sr-49, Lat: 37.461950, Lon: -119.881311, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jun 12, 2010 03:18 PM, Sr-49, Lat: 37.459881, Lon: -119.873700, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 29, 2002 10:20 PM, Sr-49, Lat: 37.463012, Lon: -119.895407, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 8, 2002 12:44 AM, Sr-49, Lat: 37.463637, Lon: -119.886683, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 19.5mTotal length
  • $767,000Total costs
  • 14,165Total average daily traffic
  • 533Total average daily truck traffic
  • 20,124Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bootjack, CA
  • 71.1%Wood
  • 16.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.5%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bootjack, CA
  • 50.3%Wood
  • 24.5%Electricity
  • 21.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.2%Utility gas


Bootjack compared to California state average:

  • Median house value 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.

Bootjack on our top lists:

  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (population 500+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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