Castroville, California

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Population in 2010: 6,481.
Population change since 2000: -3.6%
Males: 3,318  (51.2%)
Females: 3,163  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

28.9 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 95012.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,223 (it was $38,594 in 2000)
Castroville:

$59,223
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,722 (it was $10,729 in 2000)

Castroville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $345,269 (it was $174,100 in 2000)
Castroville:

$345,269
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $605,079; detached houses: $623,227

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,127.

March 2019 cost of living index in Castroville: 105.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.0%
(45.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.0% for Black residents, 17.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.6% for other race residents, 46.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Castroville, CA (2010)
    • 5,84190.1%Hispanic
    • 3795.8%White alone
    • 1352.1%Asian alone
    • 500.8%Two or more races
    • 470.7%Black alone
    • 120.2%Other race alone
    • 90.1%American Indian alone
    • 80.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Castroville, California as of May 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Castroville is 784 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 23 feet

Land area: 1.01 square miles.

Population density: 6,416 people per square mile   (high).

Castroville, California map

2,931 residents are foreign born (41.3% Latin America).

This place:

43.3%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,318 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,825 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Salinas, CA (8.3 miles , pop. 151,060).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Jose, CA (37.9 miles , pop. 894,943).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (265.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Moss Landing, CA (1.7 miles ),
Elkhorn, CA (1.9 miles ),
Prunedale, CA (2.3 miles ),
Marina, CA (2.5 miles ),
Boronda, CA (2.6 miles ),
Las Lomas, CA (2.7 miles ),
Pajaro Dunes, CA (2.8 miles),
Salinas, CA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 36.76 N, Longitude: 121.75 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Artichoke Center of the World

Area code: 831

Distribution of median household income in Castroville, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Castroville, CA in 2017

Property values in Castroville, CA

Castroville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

10.1%
California:

4.6%
Historical population in Castroville, CA
Historical housing units in Castroville, CA
Most common industries in Castroville, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (18.3%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.2%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (23.0%)
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.3%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.7%)
  • Social assistance (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Castroville, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (16.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (18.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.2%)
  • Construction laborers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (12.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.2%)
  • Child care workers (5.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)

Average climate in Castroville, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Castroville, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.0. This is about average.

City:

77.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.290. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.290
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.52. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.52
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 20.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.84. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.84
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Castroville-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 774% 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 109.5 miles away from Castroville center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 23.9 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 134.2 miles away from Castroville center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 196.7 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 5/2/1983 at 23:42:37, a magnitude 6.7 (6.2 MB, 6.5 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.7 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 89.0 miles away from the city center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
On 12/22/2003 at 19:15:56, a magnitude 6.6 (6.1 MB, 6.4 MS, 6.6 MW, 6.4 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 87.9 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 40 injuries, causing $200,000,000 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 Monterey County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Landslides: 3, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Castroville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Castroville:

  • WINDSOR THE RIDGE REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SALINAS, CA)
  • WINDSOR SKYLINE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SALINAS, CA)
  • NATIVIDAD MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; SALINAS, CA)
  • VNA INTERMITTENT CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SALINAS, CA)
  • KATHERINE HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SALINAS, CA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF SALINAS (Hospital, about 10 miles away; SALINAS, CA)
  • SALINAS VALLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; SALINAS, CA)

Amtrak stations near Castroville:

  • 9 miles: SALINAS (11 STATION PLACE) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: WATSONVILLE (W. LAKE AVE. & RODRIGUEZ ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: SEASIDE (BLDG. T-1176, 4TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Castroville:

  • Hartnell College (about 8 miles; Salinas, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,506)
  • California State University-Monterey Bay (about 9 miles; Seaside, CA; FT enrollment: 5,125)
  • Naval Postgraduate School (about 14 miles; Monterey, CA; FT enrollment: 4,951)
  • Monterey Peninsula College (about 15 miles; Monterey, CA; FT enrollment: 4,588)
  • Gavilan College (about 18 miles; Gilroy, CA; FT enrollment: 3,327)
  • Cabrillo College (about 19 miles; Aptos, CA; FT enrollment: 7,729)
  • University of California-Santa Cruz (about 24 miles; Santa Cruz, CA; FT enrollment: 17,751)

Public high school in Castroville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Castroville:

See full list of schools located in Castroville

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Castroville: Castroville Justice Library (A), Castroville Community Center (B), Castroville Branch Monterey County Free Libraries (C), North County Fire Protection District of Monterey County Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Castroville Station Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Castroville: Peoples Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Artichoke Inn (10341 Merritt Street).

Birthplace of: Stan Silva Jr. - Busch series NASCAR driver (born: Castroville, CA).

Monterey 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 Castroville and their reported violations in the past:

CASTROVILLE COMMUNITY SERVICES DISTRICT (Address: 11499 GEIL STREET , Population served: 6,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2006)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

4.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

88.4%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

10.3%
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: 0.3% of all households
14 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Banks with branches in Castroville (2011 data):

  • Rabobank, National Association: Castroville Branch at 10601 Merritt Street, branch established on 1930/03/30. 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

For population 15 years and over in Castroville:

Marital status in Castroville, CA
  • Never married: 38.5%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

For population 25 years and over in Castroville:

  • High school or higher: 52.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 16.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

25.4
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Castroville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Castroville, CA (based on Monterey County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic150,05026
Evangelical Protestant23,624154
Other18,30948
Mainline Protestant11,24448
Black Protestant1,1998
Orthodox6403
None209,991-
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: 114
Monterey County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 37
Monterey County:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 81
This county:

2.00 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 374
Monterey County:

9.24 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.5%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

21.8%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Monterey County:

18.4%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Castroville:

44.3%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Castroville:

42.8%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

27.6%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.3%
State:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Castroville:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.8%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Here:

51.3%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Castroville:

80.8%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Castroville, CA Residents

5.16% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($69,935 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
California average:

5.03%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,764 average AGI)
Monterey County:

0.12%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Santa Cruz County, CA  0.53% ($64,453 average AGI)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.41% ($121,869)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.22% ($61,676)


5.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,437 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
California average:

5.21%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,044 average AGI)
Monterey County:

0.16%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Santa Cruz County, CA  0.39% ($47,838 average AGI)
to Santa Clara County, CA  0.33% ($72,478)
to San Diego County, CA  0.20% ($59,649)
Businesses in Castroville, CA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Subway1
Burger King1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Castroville:

  • KDBV (980 AM; 10 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: WOLFHOUSE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KYAA (1200 AM; 25 kW; SOQUEL, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, INC.)
  • KSRK (540 AM; 10 kW; CARMEL VALLEY, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, INC.)
  • KION (1460 AM; 10 kW; SALINAS, CA)
  • KTOM (1380 AM; 5 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KIDD (630 AM; 1 kW; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSCO (1080 AM; 10 kW; SANTA CRUZ, CA)
  • KKMC (880 AM; 10 kW; GONZALES, CA; Owner: MONTEREY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, 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.)
  • KTGE (1570 AM; 5 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: WOLFHOUSE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KMBX (700 AM; 10 kW; SOLEDAD, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Castroville:

  • KDON-FM (102.5 FM; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K202DU (88.3 FM; SAN JUAN BAUTISTA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KBTU (93.5 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KLVM (89.7 FM; PRUNEDALE, CA; Owner: PRUNEDALE EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION)
  • KUSP (88.9 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: PATAPHYSICAL B/CING. FOUNDATION,INC.)
  • K260AA (99.9 FM; CARMEL VALLEY, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KWAV (96.9 FM; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING OF MONTEREY)
  • K265DG (100.9 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K206BQ (89.1 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: PATAPHYSICAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KTOM-FM (100.7 FM; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K291AE (106.1 FM; SEASIDE, CA; Owner: MAPELTON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSQL (99.1 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KKUP (91.5 FM; CUPERTINO, CA; Owner: ASSURANCE SCIENCES FOUNDATION)
  • KBRG (100.3 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPIG (107.5 FM; FREEDOM, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KHRI (90.7 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KBAA (94.5 FM; GILROY, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMBY-FM (103.9 FM; SEASIDE, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTEE (93.7 FM; FELTON, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KBOQ (95.5 FM; CARMEL, CA; Owner: J & M BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Castroville:

  • KSBW (Channel 8; SALINAS, CA; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBA (Channel 35; SALINAS, CA; Owner: SEAL ROCK BROADCASTERS, L.L.C.)
  • KCAH (Channel 25; WATSONVILLE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
  • KMUV-LP (Channel 23; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: SAINTE PARTNERS II, L.P.)
  • KSMS-TV (Channel 67; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K29AB (Channel 29; MONTEREY, ETC., CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • K15CU (Channel 15; SALINAS, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LIC. CORP.)
  • K42DT (Channel 42; COALINGA, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • KMCE-LP (Channel 43; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: SCOTTS VALLEY GROUP, INC. d/b as MARCOM)
  • KION-TV (Channel 46; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K59AY (Channel 59; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
Castroville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Castroville fatal accident list:

Feb 27, 2010 12:25 AM, Haight St, Lat: 36.768631, Lon: -121.753031, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 15, 2010 05:07 PM, Sr-183, Lat: 36.766469, Lon: -121.759083, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 1, 2003 12:45 AM, Sr-183, Lat: 36.751681, Lon: -121.742286, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Jun 6, 2001 06:31 PM, Sr-156, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Sep 13, 2000 09:50 PM, Sr-183, Lat: 36.770811, Lon: -121.764970, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 10, 2000 06:45 AM, Sr-183, Lat: 36.757069, Lon: -121.746258, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 18, 2000 03:17 PM, Blackie Rd, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 259ft / 79.1mTotal length
  • $4,179,000Total costs
  • 258,680Total average daily traffic
  • 23,355Total average daily truck traffic
  • 193,807Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Castroville, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 61960-1969
  • 81970-1979
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Castroville, CA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 11200 Speegle St (Lat: 36.778278 Lon: -121.768278), Call Sign: KCY562,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.105 MHz, 154.370 MHz, Grant Date: 10/21/2003, Expiration Date: 01/17/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/17/2006, Registrant: North County Fire Protection District, 315 E. Ivy, Fallbrook, CA 92028, Phone: (760) 723-2005, Fax: (760) 723-2009, Email:
  • Lat: 36.765778 Lon: -121.758000, Call Sign: WPRH618,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, Grant Date: 07/03/2015, Expiration Date: 09/25/2025, Certifier: Mark D Reasons, Registrant: Emergency Vehicle Specialists, Inc., 300 Park Center Drive, Hollister, CA 95023, Phone: (831) 634-1600, Fax: (831) 634-1602, Email:
  • Dunes Colony (Lat: 36.771889 Lon: -121.790000), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 1.5 m, Overall height: 1.8 m, Call Sign: WQGT941,
    Assigned Frequencies: 170.262 MHz, Grant Date: 01/26/2017, Expiration Date: 04/16/2027, Certifier: Howard B Franklin, Registrant: Monterey County Water Resources Agency, 1441 Schilling Place, North Building, Salinas, CA 93901, Phone: (831) 755-4860, Fax: (831) 424-7935, Email:
  • Lat: 36.752778 Lon: -121.739722, Call Sign: WQRW482,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.287 MHz, 451.612 MHz, 452.037 MHz, 452.062 MHz, 452.487 MHz, 456.587 MHz, Grant Date: 08/06/2013, Expiration Date: 08/06/2023, Certifier: Barry Skolnick, Registrant: Crystal Smr Inc., 1601 Neptune Drive, San Leandro, CA 94577, Phone: (510) 895-9500, Fax: (510) 895-5722, Email:
  • Lat: 36.760000 Lon: -121.738056, Call Sign: WQRZ742,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.487 MHz, 452.687 MHz, 456.487 MHz, 457.637 MHz, 457.687 MHz, 457.712 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2013, Expiration Date: 08/20/2023, Certifier: Toby Echelberry, Registrant: Crystal Smr Inc., 1601 Neptune Drive, San Leandro, CA 94577, Phone: (510) 895-9500, Fax: (510) 895-5722, Email:
  • Lat: 36.759972 Lon: -121.738028, Call Sign: WQYL432,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.800 MHz, 467.050 MHz, 469.212 MHz, 469.612 MHz, Grant Date: 10/31/2016, Expiration Date: 10/31/2026, Certifier: Chris Schnipke, Registrant: Crystal Communications, 1601 Neptune Drive, San Leandro, CA 94577, Phone: (510) 895-9500, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Castroville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-11 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11S , Serial Number: 11-273, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 07/25/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Susan J Davis, 13376 Brisa Del Mar # Q6, Castroville, CA 95012
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 25806 , Serial Number: 3758, Year manufactured: 1939, Airworthiness Date: 08/16/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 01/30/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Susan J Davis, 13376 Brisa Del Mar Q6, Castroville, CA 95012
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 441 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 10, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: AIRESEARCH TPE331-5&6SER (776 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 410MF , Serial Number: 441-0093, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 04/29/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 08/21/1996
    Registrant (Corporation): California Artichoke & Vegetable Growers Inc Dba, 10855 Ocean Mist Pkwy, Castroville, CA 95012
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD 24R-46 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 102 mph), Engine: FAIRCHILD 6-440 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 81242 , Serial Number: R46143, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/11/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 01/30/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Susan J Davis, 13376 Brisa De Mar # Q6, Castroville, CA 95012
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 99768 , Serial Number: 2391, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/15/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 03/13/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Aaron Lee Loveless, 14993 Meridian Rd, Castroville, CA 95012
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7702Y , Serial Number: 30-788, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 02/12/2013
    Registrant (Corporation): Rodriguez Farms Inc, 15374 Del Monte Farms Rd, Castroville, CA 95012
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/10/2017

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED28$193,42912$150,91710$149,2002$185,0002$430,5007$168,143
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$158,8006$143,0003$145,0000$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$206,4294$150,25020$225,7503$103,3330$01$340,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$194,8333$244,3334$221,0002$120,0000$03$239,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$171,0000$04$241,7500$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0104.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$152,8000$01$161,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$184,3331$468,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$238,0000$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0104.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Castroville, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Castroville, CA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 23. The highest number of reported fires - 50 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Castroville, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (34.9%), and Outside Fires (33.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Castroville, CA
    • 13834.9%Structure Fires
    • 13233.4%Outside Fires
    • 10426.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 215.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Castroville, CA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Castroville, CA
  • 54.2%Utility gas
  • 37.7%Electricity
  • 3.6%Solar energy
  • 3.4%No fuel used
  • 1.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Castroville, CA
  • 47.0%Electricity
  • 42.7%Utility gas
  • 10.3%No fuel used


Castroville compared to California state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Castroville on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #15 (95012) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Welsh first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #83 (95012) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Portuguese first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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