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Population in 2014: 6,678 (83% urban, 17% rural). Population change since 2000: +26.6%
Males: 3,225  (48.3%)
Females: 3,453  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  26.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 15419, 15427.

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Estimated median household income in 2015: $37,872 (it was $24,628 in 2000)
California:

$37,872
PA:

$55,702

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $25,812 (it was $14,412 in 2000)

California borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $107,315 (it was $69,900 in 2000)
California:

$107,315
PA:

$170,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $206,972; Detached houses: $218,469; Townhouses or other attached units: $179,810; In 2-unit structures: $62,795; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $97,915; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $109,859; Mobile homes: $80,769

Median gross rent in 2015: $505.

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  • Races in California, PA (2010)

    California races chart
    • 6,12190.1%White alone
    • 4446.5%Black alone
    • 1001.5%Hispanic
    • 781.1%Two or more races
    • 340.5%Asian alone
    • 130.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.07%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in California: 92.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (11.7%), American (9.5%), German (9.3%), Irish (7.8%), Slovak (6.7%), Polish (6.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 11/26/1853

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 11.0 square miles.

Population density: 605 people per square mile   (low).

California,PA real estate house value index trend

California, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in California:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.8%
  • Unemployed: 22.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in California borough:

  • Never married: 53.0%
  • Now married: 33.5%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

157 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe, 0.2% Asia).

This borough:

2.4%
Pennsylvania:

6.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,054 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,381 (1.0%)

California satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (26.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (251.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Coal Center, PA (0.6 miles) , Newell borough, PA (0.8 miles ), Elco borough, PA (1.2 miles ), Roscoe borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Long Branch borough, PA (1.4 miles ), West Brownsville borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Stockdale borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Brownsville borough, PA (1.8 miles ).

Latitude: 40.07 N, Longitude: 79.90 W

Area code: 724

California household income distribution California home values distribution

Property values in California, PA


Crime rates in California by Year
Type 2002 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Murders 000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.014.30.0
Rapes 313102013303
per 100,000 56.617.559.116.50.031.30.014.744.041.30.042.3
Robberies 224112311720
per 100,000 37.835.078.816.515.231.346.814.714.796.328.70.0
Assaults 1816920101091817112912
per 100,000 339.8279.8177.3329.8151.6156.6140.4264.0249.4151.4415.7169.3
Burglaries 162430232327112327181610
per 100,000 302.1419.7591.0379.2348.6422.9171.6337.4396.1247.7229.4141.1
Theft 86548774102796194848781105
per 100,000 1,623.6944.41,713.91,220.11,546.21,237.5951.51,378.91,232.41,197.21,161.11,481.8
Auto thefts 726120101212
per 100,000 132.235.0118.216.530.30.015.60.014.727.514.328.2
Arson 403110000200
per 100,000 75.50.059.116.515.20.00.00.00.027.50.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.7) 225.9150.4225.8160.8123.5144.993.4147.7167.7159.6184.1139.1

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Crime rate in California detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Pennsylvania average:

2.61
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -450 (-7.9%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in California, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

California-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 35% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.9 miles away from the California borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

On 8/3/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the borough center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

California-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 102.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 125.2 miles away from California center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 252.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 204.7 miles away from California center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 202.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tropical Depressions: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
California topographic map

Birthplace of: Bruce Dal Canton - Baseball player, Bert Humphries - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near California:

  • TARA HOSPITAL AT BROWNSVILLE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, PA)
  • BROWNSVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, PA)
  • WASHINGTON GREENE ALTERNATIVE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; ELLSWORTH, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE DONORA (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; DONORA, PA)
  • HAVENCREST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MONONGAHELA, PA)
  • VALLEY COMMUNITY SERVICES (Hospital, about 8 miles away; BELLE VERNON, PA)
  • MONONGAHELA VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; MONONGAHELA, PA)

Amtrak station near California:

  • 17 miles: CONNELLSVILLE (FRONT & WATER STS.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

College/University in California:

  • California University of Pennsylvania (Full-time enrollment: 7,773; Location: 250 University Ave; Public; Website: www.calu.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near California:

  • Waynesburg University (about 20 miles; Waynesburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,080)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 22 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • Seton Hill University (about 25 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • Duquesne University (about 27 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 27 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 14,186)
  • Point Park University (about 27 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 27 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)

Library in California:

  • CALIFORNIA AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $80,935; Location: 100 WOOD STREET; 15,204 books; 12 audio materials; 26 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 30 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • WVCS is now WCAL and is owned by Student Association, Inc.

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Notable locations in California: California Overlook (A), New Science Hall (B), Natali Student Center (C), Manderino Library (D), Longanecker Hall (E), Keystone Hall (F), Kara Alumni House (G), Herron Hall (H), Hamer Hall (I), Eberly Hall (J), Duda Hall (K), Downey-Garofalo Health Center (L), Dixon Hall (M), Coover Annex (N), Clyde Hall (O), Azorsky Hall (P), Vulcan Hall (Q), Steele Hall (R), Pollock Building (S), Noss Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Eastern Cemetery (1), Highland Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Gorby Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: California Area Historical Society (Historical Places & Services; 429 Wood Street).

Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 95.1. This is worse than average.

City:

95.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0780. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0780
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.72. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.72
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.22. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.22
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0400. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0400
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 26.6%
(26.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.3% for Black residents, 19.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.2 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  35.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  5.0%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
2,201 people in college/university student housing in 2010

People in group quarters in California in 2000:

  • 1,176 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 8 people in other group homes
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in nursing homes
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

California, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in California (2011 data):

  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: California Branch at 256 Third St., branch established on 1955/01/24. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • PNC Bank, National Association: California Branch at 200 Wood Street, branch established on 1954/10/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for California borough (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic53,77728
Mainline Protestant28,797129
Evangelical Protestant16,87197
Other1,4598
Black Protestant1,34011
Orthodox1,2757
None104,301-
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: 34
Washington County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Washington County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 58
Washington County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 119
Here:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.1%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

30.9%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.3%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
California:

43.2%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
California:

36.0%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.4
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.2%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
California:

13.6%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
California:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
California:

27.0%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
California:

49.8%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.5%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of California, PA 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
Other Government Administration 4$8,920$26,7609$1,277
Police Protection - Officers 5$19,733$47,35915$21,518
Streets and Highways 4$10,324$30,9720$0
Sewerage 2$6,965$41,7901$837
Totals for Government 15$45,942$36,75425$23,632

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,000 ($0.30)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $556,000 ($83.26)
    Sewerage: $357,000 ($53.46)
    Regular Highways: $276,000 ($41.33)
    Central Staff Services: $162,000 ($24.26)
    Housing & Community Development: $89,000 ($13.33)
    Fire Protection: $58,000 ($8.69)
    General - Other: $49,000 ($7.34)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $18,000 ($2.70)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($2.70)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $9,000 ($1.35)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($0.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($0.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.30)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $53,000 ($7.94)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General Public Building: $40,000 ($5.99)
    General - Other: $33,000 ($4.94)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($0.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $737,000 ($110.36)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $662,000 ($99.13)
    All Other: $109,000 ($16.32)
    Parking Facilities: $79,000 ($11.83)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $35,000 ($5.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $128,000 ($19.17)
    Interest Earnings: $29,000 ($4.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $99,000 ($14.82)
    All Other: $46,000 ($6.89)
    General Support: $3,000 ($0.45)
  • Tax - Property: $516,000 ($77.27)
    Individual Income: $174,000 ($26.06)
    NEC: $92,000 ($13.78)

California government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,332,000 ($199.46)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,648,000 ($246.78)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $395,000 ($59.15)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $842,000 ($126.09)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,743,000 ($261.01)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,079,000 ($161.58)

4.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,454 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.19%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($161 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Allegheny County, PA  1.51% ($57,144 average AGI)
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.31% ($35,314)
from Fayette County, PA  0.23% ($33,149)


4.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,701 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.08%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($141 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Allegheny County, PA  1.46% ($56,179 average AGI)
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.29% ($36,992)
to Fayette County, PA  0.20% ($38,151)

Strongest AM radio stations in California:

  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFGI (940 AM; 0 kW; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WMBS (590 AM; 1 kW; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: FAYETTE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in California:

  • WVCS (91.9 FM; CALIFORNIA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF SOMERSET, INC.)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WLSW (103.9 FM; SCOTTDALE, PA; Owner: L. STANLEY WALL)
  • WANB-FM (103.1 FM; WAYNESBURG, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WRIJ (106.9 FM; MASONTOWN, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INC.)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPKL (99.3 FM; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WJPA-FM (95.3 FM; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: WASHINGTON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around California:

  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WWAT-CA (Channel 45; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WNPB-TV (Channel 24; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W20AN (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W35AW (Channel 35; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
California fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of California fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 158m518ftTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 75,657Total average daily traffic
  • 4,889Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 111990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for California, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in California)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 101 Wood St (Lat: 40.068139 Lon: -79.888389), Call Sign: KGE841
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.4600 MHzGrant Date: 03/09/1996, Expiration Date: 03/25/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/27/2001Registrant: California Volunteer Fire Dept, 101 Wood St, California, PA 15419, Phone: (412) 938-3567
  • Lat: 40.065000 Lon: -79.886667, Call Sign: WNZU558
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.400 MHz, 461.825 MHz, 464.825 MHz, 462.375 MHzGrant Date: 10/23/2012, Expiration Date: 06/26/2022Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Rd Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • 1.7 Mi Ese Of Int Of Sr 481 & Leg Rt 62196 (Lat: 40.055361 Lon: -79.937556), Call Sign: KLF857, Licensee ID: L00067330
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.1600 MHzGrant Date: 12/10/1997, Expiration Date: 01/25/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2003Registrant: Redstone Water Company Inc, 3 Main Street, Daisytown, PA 15427

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • 293 Malden Rd (Lat: 40.045889 Lon: -79.923083), Structure height: 7.3 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WPNL776
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.375 MHzGrant Date: 03/04/2008, Expiration Date: 05/28/2018Registrant: Phone: (412) 228-6911
  • WPQR Studio, North Twr - 1.65 Mi Nw Of Brownsville Pa Btwn Pa Rt 88 & Us 40 (Lat: 40.043056 Lon: -79.905000), Type: Other, Structure height: 68.9 m, Call Sign: WPSS426
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.000 MHzGrant Date: 07/23/2001, Expiration Date: 08/01/2022, Certifier: Lynn A DeppenRegistrant: Fm Radio Licenses, LLC, One Forever Drive, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648, Phone: (814) 941-9800, Fax: (814) 943-2754, Email:
  • CALIFORNIA, 875 Highpoint Drive (Lat: 40.077778 Lon: -79.906389), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQQR596
    Assigned Frequencies: 11365.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/19/2013, Expiration Date: 02/19/2023, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in California)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$101,51819$115,12936$98,3395$33,1702$252,65510$93,8440$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$70,0359$95,1923$19,1170$02$45,9050$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$155,5053$151,71726$106,4054$74,0630$04$84,2381$172,380
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$95,00010$128,1931$55,0001$90,0001$95,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$120,6600$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7921.00 , 7922.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$168,5531$280,7301$98,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$61,0701$287,6200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$276,7800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7921.00 , 7922.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
Most common first names in California, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7076.1 years
Mary4981.9 years
William3975.9 years
Joseph3576.5 years
Margaret2979.5 years
Anna2883.8 years
Charles2575.8 years
James2471.5 years
George2279.3 years
Elizabeth1880.9 years
Most common last names in California, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Harris1675.4 years
Edwards1381.0 years
Powell1377.9 years
Campbell1279.2 years
Smith1179.1 years
Miller1175.0 years
Coatsworth976.8 years
Encapera874.2 years
Williams873.1 years
Letrick878.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (62%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in California, PA
NameCountNameCount
Cricket Wireless1Goodwill5
Dairy Queen1Quiznos1
FedEx1Rite Aid1
GNC1Subway1

California compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

California on our top lists:

  • #37 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a bicycle to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South Central Asia (population 500+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in group homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards, hospices, and schools for the handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in long-term care (population 1,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in noninstitutionalized settings (population 1,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in on base quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #82 (15427) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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