Carpinteria, California

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Population in 2014: 13,671 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.7%
 
Males: 6,726  (49.2%)
Females: 6,945  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 93013.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,985 (it was $47,729 in 2000)
Carpinteria:

$67,985
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,037 (it was $21,563 in 2000)

Carpinteria city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $519,258 (it was $300,700 in 2000)
Carpinteria:

$519,258
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $590,753; Detached houses: $807,636; Townhouses or other attached units: $744,760; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $255,337; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $347,380; Mobile homes: $156,529

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,397.

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  • Races in Carpinteria, CA (2013)

    Carpinteria races chart
    • 6,66249.6%White alone
    • 6,15545.8%Hispanic
    • 3162.4%Asian alone
    • 2011.5%Two or more races
    • 500.4%American Indian alone
    • 170.1%Black alone
    • 200.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Carpinteria: 116.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (9.0%), English (7.5%), Irish (7.2%), Italian (4.7%), French (3.2%), Norwegian (2.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 14 feet

Land area: 2.70 square miles.

Population density: 5,057 people per square mile   (average).

Carpinteria,CA real estate house value index trend

Carpinteria, California map

For population 25 years and over in Carpinteria:

  • High school or higher: 80.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carpinteria city:

  • Never married: 34.5%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

3,382 residents are foreign born (20.5% Latin America).

This city:

25.2%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,131 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,484 (0.4%)

Carpinteria satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Barbara, CA (11.4 miles , pop. 92,325).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Los Angeles, CA (68.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Carpinteria Valley, CA (0.9 miles ), Toro Canyon, CA (1.7 miles ), Summerland, CA (2.2 miles ), Montecito, CA (2.6 miles ), Santa Barbara, CA (3.4 miles ), Mission Canyon, CA (3.5 miles ), Oak View, CA (3.5 miles ), Mira Monte, CA (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $217,000
  • 1999: 20 buildings, average cost: $275,500
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,900
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $181,400
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $173,500
  • 2006: 69 buildings, average cost: $153,800
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $383,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $268,800
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $356,800
  • 2012: 56 buildings, average cost: $346,300
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $300,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.40 N, Longitude: 119.52 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -67 (-0.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,268 (32.0%)

Area code: 805

Carpinteria household income distribution Carpinteria home values distribution

Property values in Carpinteria, CA


Crime rates in Carpinteria by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0002000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.014.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 3312345333333
per 100,000 20.420.97.014.421.929.936.722.121.922.722.622.622.0
Robberies 8713575233141
per 100,000 54.448.77.021.636.652.336.714.721.922.77.530.17.3
Assaults 17141421151714213318131415
per 100,000 115.597.398.6150.9109.7126.9102.7154.5240.7136.498.1105.4109.9
Burglaries 48636133725262412643515049
per 100,000 326.2438.0429.6237.1526.7388.3454.6301.6189.7325.9384.7376.3358.9
Thefts 151164109127147165213144149149228191140
per 100,000 1,026.21,140.2767.7912.31,075.31,232.11,561.81,059.21,087.01,129.41,719.81,437.51,025.3
Auto thefts 919919171011491226208
per 100,000 61.2132.163.4136.5124.474.780.729.465.791.0196.1150.558.6
Arson 2011221001001
per 100,000 13.60.07.07.214.614.97.30.00.07.60.00.07.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 122.1135.091.5138.2137.6144.6158.5116.5131.7125.1148.5141.3110.4

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Crime rate in Carpinteria detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +376 (+2.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Carpinteria, California

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Earthquake activity:

Carpinteria-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 691% 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 50.9 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 93.3 miles away from Carpinteria center
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 171.2 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 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 175.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/17/1994 at 12:30:55, a magnitude 6.8 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 11.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 56.4 miles away from Carpinteria center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 315.9 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 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 Santa Barbara County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Fires: 9, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Landslides: 3, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carpinteria topographic map

Main business address for: Venoco, Inc. (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS), QAD INC (SERVICES-PREPACKAGED SOFTWARE), CKE RESTAURANTS INC (RETAIL-EATING PLACES).

Hospitals and medical centers near Carpinteria:

  • CASA DORINDA (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • VISITING NURSE AND HOSPICE CARE OF SANTA BARBARA (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • ASSISTED HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • SANTA BARBARA ARTIFICIAL KIDNEY CENTER, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • FOREMOST HOME CARE OF CALIFORNIA, INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • SANTA BARBARA CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • SANTA BARBARA COTTAGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)

Heliports located in Carpinteria:

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Amtrak station:

CARPINTERIA (5TH ST. & LINDEN AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Carpinteria:

  • Pacifica Graduate Institute (Full-time enrollment: 775; Location: 249 Lambert Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.pacifica.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • International Sports Sciences Association (Location: 1015 Mark Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.issaonline.edu/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carpinteria:

  • Santa Barbara City College (about 11 miles; Santa Barbara, CA; Full-time enrollment: 12,568)
  • Ventura College (about 19 miles; Ventura, CA; FT enrollment: 8,460)
  • University of California-Santa Barbara (about 19 miles; Santa Barbara, CA; FT enrollment: 22,806)
  • Oxnard College (about 27 miles; Oxnard, CA; FT enrollment: 3,879)
  • California State University-Channel Islands (about 32 miles; Camarillo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,163)
  • California Lutheran University (about 39 miles; Thousand Oaks, CA; FT enrollment: 4,103)
  • Moorpark College (about 40 miles; Moorpark, CA; FT enrollment: 9,338)

Public high schools in Carpinteria:

Private high school in Carpinteria:

  • CATE SCHOOL (Students: 276, Location: 1960 CATE MESA RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Carpinteria:

  • CARPINTERIA MIDDLE (Students: 516, Location: 5351 CARPINTERIA AVE., Grades: 6-8)
  • CANALINO ELEMENTARY (Students: 335, Location: 1480 LINDEN AVE., Grades: KG-5)
  • ALISO ELEMENTARY (Location: 4545 CARPINTERIA AVE., Grades: KG-5)
  • CARPINTERIA FAMILY (Location: 1480 LINDEN AVE., Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Carpinteria:

  • HOWARD CARDEN (Students: 80, Location: 5315 FOOTHILL RD, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable locations in Carpinteria: Veterans Memorial Hall (A), Seaside Theatre (B), Carpinteria Valley Museum of History (C), Carpinteria Union School District Office (D), Carpinteria Girls Club (E), Carpinteria Civic Center (F), Carpinteria City Hall (G), Carpinteria Chamber of Commerce (H), Carpinteria Branch Santa Barbara Public Library (I), American Medical Response Station 1 (J), Carpinteria - Summerland Fire Protection District Station 1 (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Casitas Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Carpinteria include: Venoco, Inc. (A), QAD INC (B), CKE RESTAURANTS INC (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carpinteria include: Carpinteria Community Church (A), Carpinteria Valley Baptist Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Faith Lutheran Church (D), First Church of Christ Scientist (E), Saint Joseph Catholic Church (F), The Carpenters Chapel (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Carpinteria Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Carpinteria include: Carpinteria Community Swimming Pool (1), El Carro Park (2), Franklin Creek Park (3), Heath Ranch Park (4), Memorial Park (5), Monte Vista Park (6), Carpinteria State Beach (7), Carpinteria City Beach (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Best Western Carpinteria Inn (4558 Carpinteria Avenue).

Courts: Chapel Court Housing Corporation (681 Ash Avenue), Santa Barbara County Education Office - Community and Juvenile Court Sch (4810 Foothill Road), Santa Barbara County Education Office - Community And Juvenile Court Schools- Child (4810 Foothill Road).

Santa Barbara County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0774. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0774
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.14
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.803. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.803
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 21.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.98
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.5%
(6.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.3% for other race residents, 9.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.0%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
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: 0.2% of all households
16 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Carpinteria in 2000:

  • 81 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 19 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 6 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Carpinteria, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Carpinteria (2011 data):

  • Rabobank, National Association: Carpenteria Branch at 5030 Carpenteria Avenue, branch established on 2009/07/31. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $11,745.0 mil, Deposits: $8,446.0 mil, headquarters in Roseville, CA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 124 total offices, Holding Company: Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A., "rabobank Nederland
  • Santa Barbara Bank & Trust, National Association: Carpinteria Branch at 5420 Carpinteria Avenue, branch established on 1972/03/24. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $5,847.9 mil, Deposits: $4,684.3 mil, headquarters in Santa Barbara, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Sb Acquisition Company, Llc
  • Montecito Bank & Trust: Carpinteria Branch at 1023 Casitas Pass Road, branch established on 1986/01/06. Info updated 2009/04/07: Bank assets: $1,018.4 mil, Deposits: $875.7 mil, headquarters in Santa Barbara, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Montecito Bancorp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Carpinteria Branch at 5400 Carpinteria Avenue, branch established on 1934/11/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Carpinteria Branch at 4994 Carpinteria Avenue, branch established on 1911/06/02. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.5
California average:

15.4

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

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Religion statistics for Carpinteria city (based on Santa Barbara County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic146,94017
Evangelical Protestant24,775161
Other15,95158
Mainline Protestant10,61043
Black Protestant1,97913
Orthodox1,5367
None222,104-
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: 105
Santa Barbara County:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
Santa Barbara County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
Santa Barbara County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 388
Here:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Santa Barbara County:

22.2%
California:

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

18.3%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Carpinteria:

47.8%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.0%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Carpinteria:

28.3
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.2%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.6%
State:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.2%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

55.1%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.6%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Carpinteria, CA 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
Financial Administration 2$15,511$93,0660$0
Other Government Administration 12$79,899$79,8991$1,315
Streets and Highways 40$233,426$70,02821$13,388
Parks and Recreation 3$17,796$71,18423$24,894
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$604
Totals for Government 57$346,632$72,97547$40,201

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $669,000 ($48.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $226,000 ($16.53)
  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $834,000 ($61.01)
    Regular Highways: $723,000 ($52.89)
    Central Staff Services: $639,000 ($46.74)
    Financial Administration: $260,000 ($19.02)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $229,000 ($16.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $210,000 ($15.36)
    General - Other: $151,000 ($11.05)
    Housing & Community Development: $89,000 ($6.51)
    Health Services - Other: $79,000 ($5.78)
    Libraries: $8,000 ($0.59)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000 ($6.66)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $1,848,000 ($135.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $12,000 ($0.88)
    Central Staff: $11,000 ($0.80)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,713,000 ($198.45)

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

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $561,000 ($41.04)
    All Other: $110,000 ($8.05)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $278,000 ($20.34)
    Interest Earnings: $269,000 ($19.68)
    Special Assessments: $242,000 ($17.70)
    Rents: $20,000 ($1.46)
    Property Sale Other: $5,000 ($0.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $825,000 ($60.35)
    All Other: $463,000 ($33.87)
    Highways: $325,000 ($23.77)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $2,182,000 ($159.61)
    Property: $1,188,000 ($86.90)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,150,000 ($84.12)
    Public Utilities: $449,000 ($32.84)
    NEC: $274,000 ($20.04)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,035,000 ($148.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,950,000 ($142.64)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $85,000 ($6.22)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,895,000 ($723.79)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $447,000 ($32.70)

5.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,693 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
California average:

5.03%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($877 average AGI)
Santa Barbara County:

0.10%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.57% ($51,236 average AGI)
from Ventura County, CA  0.51% ($45,100)
from San Luis Obispo County, CA  0.46% ($37,273)


5.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,951 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
California average:

5.12%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($841 average AGI)
Santa Barbara County:

0.12%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.67% ($38,676 average AGI)
to Ventura County, CA  0.56% ($47,465)
to San Luis Obispo County, CA  0.45% ($45,654)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carpinteria:

  • KTMS (990 AM; 5 kW; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KACD (850 AM; 25 kW; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KOXR (910 AM; 5 kW; OXNARD, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KVTA (1520 AM; 10 kW; PORT HUENEME, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KUNX (1590 AM; 5 kW; VENTURA, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KBKO (1490 AM; 1 kW; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carpinteria:

  • K254AH (98.7 FM; ISLA VISTA, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • K210CH (89.9 FM; OAK VIEW, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCAQ (104.7 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KOCP (95.9 FM; CAMARILLO, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KFYV (105.5 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • K271AC (102.1 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KTYD (99.9 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHAY (100.7 FM; VENTURA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSBX (89.5 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: KCBX, INC.)
  • KJEE (92.9 FM; MONTECITO, CA; Owner: MONTECITO, FM, INC)
  • K218CP (91.5 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KDB (93.7 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAC (88.7 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KRAZ (105.9 FM; SANTA YNEZ, CA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRUZ (103.3 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KKSB (106.3 FM; GOLETA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSPE-FM (94.5 FM; ELLWOOD, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMGQ (97.5 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSBL (101.7 FM; CARPINTERIA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCSB-FM (91.9 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA)

TV broadcast stations around Carpinteria:

  • KJLA (Channel 57; VENTURA, CA; Owner: KJLA, LLC)
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KVMM-CA (Channel 41; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KSBT-LP (Channel 32; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: ARNOLD N. APPLEBAUM)
  • K49EK (Channel 49; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: COASTLINE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K46GC (Channel 46; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: PENNY DRUCKER)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Carpinteria fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 75m246ftTotal length
  • $4,485,000Total costs
  • 685,917Total average daily traffic
  • 60,610Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 141950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Carpinteria, CA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial 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 ORIGINATED8$465,96841$355,336140$360,9522$292,4451$3,484,40034$466,8086$118,875
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$382,1708$365,04516$308,6880$00$06$274,3880$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$07$439,59446$348,4421$425,8501$2,351,97013$405,5053$75,367
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$496,92010$329,77133$413,8731$324,9300$09$495,5101$32,690
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$08$305,7641$413,4200$03$260,4530$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0016.01 , 0016.02, 0017.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$364,9870$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$246,3131$263,590
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$361,5100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0016.01 , 0016.02, 0017.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

CARPINTERIA VALLEY WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 17,000, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-12-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-04-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-12-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Carpinteria

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Carpinteria, CA
Most common first names in Carpinteria, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John9574.1 years
William8974.9 years
Robert6974.7 years
Mary6679.3 years
James5273.0 years
Ruth4983.9 years
George4778.3 years
Margaret4681.8 years
Richard3970.9 years
Dorothy3781.9 years
Most common last names in Carpinteria, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2575.4 years
Williams1971.7 years
Anderson1680.9 years
Brown1677.8 years
Clark1577.2 years
Ramirez1576.8 years
Miller1583.9 years
Davis1477.9 years
Moreno1474.8 years
Smith1367.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • No fuel used (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
Businesses in Carpinteria, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1IHOP1
Albertsons1McDonald's1
Best Western1Motel 62
Blockbuster1RadioShack1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Carl\s Jr.1Starbucks2
Curves1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1UPS2
FedEx5Vans1
H&R Block1Vons1
Holiday Inn1

Carpinteria compared to California state average:

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

Carpinteria on our top lists:

  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a bicycle to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a ferryboat to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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