Camp Nelson, California

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Population in 2010: 97.
Males: 52  (53.6%)
Females: 45  (46.4%)
Median resident age:

61.9 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 93208, 93265.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $57,692
Camp Nelson:

$57,692
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,096

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $244,700
Camp Nelson:

$244,700
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $274,024; detached houses: $271,180
March 2019 cost of living index in Camp Nelson: 92.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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  • Races in Camp Nelson, CA (2010)
    • 8890.7%White alone
    • 66.2%Hispanic
    • 22.1%Other race alone
    • 11.0%Two or more races
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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4770 feet

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Visalia, CA (41.0 miles , pop. 91,565).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bakersfield, CA (59.3 miles , pop. 247,057).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (142.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Pierpoint, CA (1.1 miles),
Cedar Slope, CA (1.3 miles),
Sequoia Crest, CA (1.8 miles),
Ponderosa, CA (2.3 miles),
Springville-Johnsondale, CA (2.7 miles ),
Springville, CA (3.4 miles ),
Pine Flat, CA (4.3 miles),
California Hot Springs, CA (4.3 miles)

Latitude: 36.14 N, Longitude: 118.61 W

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

9.8%
California:

7.9%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 103. This is worse than average.

City:

103
U.S.:

74
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 49.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

49.4
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Camp Nelson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 8576% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 82.1 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 179.3 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 160.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 274.3 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 166.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 166.3 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 Tulare County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Freezes: 2, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Camp Nelson:

  • Porterville College (about 24 miles; Porterville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 2,560)
  • College of the Sequoias (about 42 miles; Visalia, CA; FT enrollment: 6,982)
  • San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia (about 46 miles; Visalia, CA; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Bakersfield College (about 55 miles; Bakersfield, CA; FT enrollment: 10,325)
  • Reedley College (about 58 miles; Reedley, CA; FT enrollment: 8,144)
  • California State University-Bakersfield (about 62 miles; Bakersfield, CA; FT enrollment: 7,564)
  • Cerro Coso Community College (about 67 miles; Ridgecrest, CA; FT enrollment: 2,420)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Camp Nelson: Belknap Campground (A), Camp Nelson Volunteer Ambulance (B), Tulare County Fire Department Battalion 2 Camp Nelson Fire Station 23 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Big Tree Water Tanks (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Nelson Creek (A), Belknap Creek (B), Bear Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Camp Nelson and their reported violations in the past:

CAMP NELSON WATER COMPANY (Population served: 67, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In APR-2011. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-19-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAR-2011. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-19-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JAN-2011. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In DEC-2010. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2010. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-03-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In APR-2010. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-03-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2013)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2009)
  • 3 other older monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Camp Nelson that have no violations reported:

  • SLATE MTN HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

1.8 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

58.2%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.6%
Whole state:

7.2%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Camp Nelson, CA (based on Tulare County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic102,77226
Evangelical Protestant53,285300
Other13,98337
Mainline Protestant8,69037
Black Protestant7575
Orthodox6502
None262,042-
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: 119
Tulare County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Tulare County:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
This county:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 89
Tulare County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 215
This county:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

7.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.2%
California:

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

16.9%
California:

17.9%

3.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,646 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.47%
California average:

5.03%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($137 average AGI)
Tulare County:

0.02%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Fresno County, CA  0.66% ($40,746 average AGI)
from Kern County, CA  0.39% ($41,532)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.30% ($38,961)


3.84% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,231 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.84%
California average:

5.21%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($234 average AGI)
Tulare County:

0.02%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Fresno County, CA  0.74% ($38,877 average AGI)
to Kern County, CA  0.38% ($32,845)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.21% ($40,549)

Strongest AM radio stations in Camp Nelson:

  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KERI (1180 AM; 50 kW; WASCO-GREENACRES, CA; Owner: KWSO, INC.)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KNZR (1560 AM; 25 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP. OF CALIF.)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KJUG (1270 AM; 5 kW; TULARE, CA; Owner: WESTCOAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRDU (1130 AM; 6 kW; DINUBA, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUZZ (550 AM; 5 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: OWENS ONE COMPANY)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Camp Nelson:

  • KDUV (88.9 FM; VISALIA, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL B/CASTNG, INC.)
  • KJUG-FM (106.7 FM; TULARE, CA; Owner: WESTCOAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K220EY (91.9 FM; PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUFW (90.5 FM; WOODLAKE, CA; Owner: NATIONAL FARM WORKERS SERVICE CENTER)
  • KZPO (103.3 FM; LINDSAY, CA; Owner: LINDSAY BROADCASTING)
  • KMQA (100.5 FM; EAST PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING PORTERVILLE L.L.C.)
  • K266AH (101.1 FM; BENA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTQX (90.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: RADIO BILINGUE, INC.)
  • KDAY (92.5 FM; INDEPENDENCE, CA; Owner: MS. BENETT KESSLER)
  • K205ET (88.9 FM; BIG PINE, ETC., CA; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KIOO (99.7 FM; PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY B/CSTNG CORP OF SAN JOA VAL)
  • KVLI-FM (104.5 FM; LAKE ISABELLA, CA; Owner: ROBERT J. AND KATHERINE M. BOHN)
  • K203CM (88.5 FM; SANGER, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KCNQ (102.5 FM; KERNVILLE, CA; Owner: ROBERT J. & KATHERINE M. BOHN)
  • KMAK (100.3 FM; ORANGE COVE, CA; Owner: RICHARD B. SMITH)
  • KMYX-FM (92.5 FM; ARVIN, CA; Owner: FARMWORKER EDUC. RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KFRR (104.1 FM; WOODLAKE, CA; Owner: IONOSPHERE B/CASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRB (91.3 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUZZ-FM (107.9 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: OWENS ONE COMPANY, INC)
  • KISV (94.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: AMERICAN GENERAL MEDIA CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Camp Nelson:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KFAZ-CA (Channel 8; VISALIA, CA; Owner: GARY M. COCOLA FAMILY TRUST)
  • KTFF (Channel 61; PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA FRESNO LLC)
  • KMCF-LP (Channel 35; VISALIA, CA; Owner: GARY M. COCOLA FAMILY TRUST, GARY M. COCOLA TRUSTEE)
  • KNXT (Channel 49; VISALIA, CA; Owner: DIOCESE OF FRESNO EDUCATION CORP.)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CAMP NELSON, South Side Road M 193 (Lat: 36.141167 Lon: -118.607528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 16.7 m, Overall height: 18.4 m, Call Sign: WLA622,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/14/2020, Expiration Date: 08/01/2030, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S. Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: AA6OJ, Licensee ID: L01450289, Grant Date: 12/05/2008, Expiration Date: 02/12/2019, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2021, Certifier: Jack L Woodrow, Registrant: Jack L Woodrow, Camp Nelson, CA 93208
  • Call Sign: KG6HHD, Licensee ID: L00381468, Grant Date: 07/23/2001, Expiration Date: 07/23/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/24/2013, Certifier: Josiah A Haut, Registrant: Josiah A Haut, Camp Nelson, CA 93208



Camp Nelson 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 significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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