Chilcoot-Vinton, California

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Population in 2010: 454. Population change since 2000: +17.3%
Males: 180  (39.7%)
Females: 274  (60.3%)
Median resident age:  31.6 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 96105, 96135.

Chilcoot-Vinton Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,903 (it was $35,938 in 2000)
Chilcoot-Vinton:

$46,903
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,025 (it was $17,355 in 2000)

Chilcoot-Vinton CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $277,076 (it was $109,800 in 2000)
Chilcoot-Vinton:

$277,076
CA:

$373,100
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  • Races in Chilcoot-Vinton, CA (2010)

    Chilcoot-Vinton races chart
    • 39987.9%White alone
    • 388.4%Hispanic
    • 122.6%Two or more races
    • 40.9%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

Races in Chilcoot-Vinton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Chilcoot-Vinton: 102.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (8.9%), German (6.9%), French (5.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 13.2 square miles.

Population density: 34 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Chilcoot-Vinton:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chilcoot-Vinton CDP:

  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 19.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,729 (0.6%)

Chilcoot-Vinton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reno, NV (25.6 miles , pop. 180,480).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (111.6 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (407.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Loyalton, CA (3.2 miles ), Sierra Brooks, CA (3.4 miles ), Cold Springs, NV (3.6 miles ), Beckwourth, CA (3.7 miles ), Doyle, CA (4.0 miles ), East Sierra, CA (4.1 miles ), North Valleys, NV (4.1 miles ), Portola, CA (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 39.80 N, Longitude: 120.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Chilcoot-Vinton household income distribution Chilcoot-Vinton home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.1%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (52%)
  • Finance and insurance (24%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (52%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (48%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Chilcoot-Vinton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Chilcoot-Vinton, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Chilcoot-Vinton-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 713% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Plumas County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chilcoot-Vinton:

  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 25 miles; Reno, NV; Full-time enrollment: 6,919)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 25 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Western Nevada College (about 47 miles; Carson City, NV; FT enrollment: 2,338)
  • Butte College (about 81 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • Yuba College (about 88 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • Sierra College (about 91 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • California State University-Chico (about 91 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)

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Notable locations in Chilcoot-Vinton: Summit (A), Sierra Valley Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Vinton Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Plumas 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 2012 was 85.0. This is about average.

City:

85.0
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.371. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.371
U.S.:

0.303

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 36.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.5%
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  62.8%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.6%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Chilcoot-Vinton compared to California 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 rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.5
California average:

15.4

Chilcoot-Vinton travel time to work - commute Chilcoot-Vinton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (54%)
  • Wood (45%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chilcoot-Vinton CDP (based on Plumas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,66723
Catholic1,2164
Mainline Protestant8468
Other7646
None15,514-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Plumas County:

5.83 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Plumas County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Plumas County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
Here:

18.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Plumas County:

26.0%
California:

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

13.9%
State:

17.9%

6.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Butte County, CA  0.59% ($30,372 average AGI)
from Washoe County, NV  0.59% ($35,372)
from Placer County, CA  0.26% ($54,368)


6.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,824 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
California average:

5.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washoe County, NV  0.93% ($40,681 average AGI)
to Butte County, CA  0.89% ($25,197)
to Lassen County, CA  0.35% ($34,731)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chilcoot-Vinton:

  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPTT (630 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KBZZ (1270 AM; 13 kW; SPARKS, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIHM (920 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KXTO (1550 AM; 3 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING OF NEVADA, INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KQLO (1590 AM; 5 kW; SUN VALLEY, NV; Owner: THOMAS AQUINAS SCHOOL)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KPCO (1370 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, CA; Owner: CAROUSEL BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chilcoot-Vinton:

  • K285EQ (104.9 FM; VERDI, NV; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHXR (94.5 FM; SUN VALLEY, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KSRN (107.7 FM; KINGS BEACH, CA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KRNO (106.9 FM; INCLINE VILLAGE, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODS (103.7 FM; CARNELIAN BAY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCA (96.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KNHK (92.9 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: KEILY MILLER)
  • KRNG-FM1 (101.3 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: SIERRA NV CHRISTIAN MUSIC ASSN INC)
  • KTKE (101.5 FM; TRUCKEE, CA; Owner: TRUCKSTER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBUL-FM (98.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNEV (95.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K205EJ (88.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KNIS (91.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KUNR (88.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO)
  • KWNZ (97.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Chilcoot-Vinton:

  • KRXI-TV (Channel 11; RENO, NV; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 1,200Total average daily traffic
  • 103Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • HALLELUJAH JUNCTION, In The Desert Of Hwy 395 (Lat: 39.799889 Lon: -120.030722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQLZ475
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/04/2010, Expiration Date: 06/04/2020, Certifier: Jim Higgins
    Registrant: Digitalpath, Inc., 275 Airpark Blvd. Suite 500, Chico, CA 95973, Phone: (888) 245-8025, Fax: (530) 899-7787, Email:

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