Chinese Camp, California

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Population in 2010: 126. Population change since 2000: -13.7%
Males: 44  (35.5%)
Females: 82  (64.5%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
California median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 95327

Estimated median household income in 2016: $44,347 (it was $31,875 in 2000)
Chinese Camp:

$44,347
CA:

$67,739

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,642 (it was $11,501 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $365,387 (it was $101,600 in 2000)
Chinese Camp:

$365,387
CA:

$477,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $500,360; Detached houses: $499,285
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  • Races in Chinese Camp, CA (2010)

    Chinese Camp races chart
    • 8869.8%White alone
    • 2519.8%Hispanic
    • 75.6%American Indian alone
    • 64.8%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chinese Camp: 104.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (61.3%), Dutch (13.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1261 feet

Land area: 0.90 square miles.

Population density: 140 people per square mile   (very low).

Chinese Camp, California map

For population 25 years and over in Chinese Camp:

  • High school or higher: 49.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chinese Camp CDP:

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 40.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 32.5%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

13 residents are foreign born

This place:

7.0%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Chinese Camp CDP:  1.0% ($975)
California:  0.8% ($1,564)

Chinese Camp satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Modesto, CA (33.9 miles , pop. 188,856).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Stockton, CA (47.9 miles , pop. 243,771).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (285.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Jamestown, CA (2.5 miles ), Sonora, CA (2.9 miles ), Tuttletown, CA (2.9 miles ), Groveland, CA (3.0 miles ), East Sonora, CA (3.0 miles ), East Sonora-Phoenix Lake, CA (3.3 miles ), Columbia, CA (3.4 miles ), Copperopolis, CA (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 37.87 N, Longitude: 120.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 209

Chinese Camp household income distribution Chinese Camp home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.0%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (22%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Fuel dealers (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (11%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11%)
  • Cashiers (11%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (16%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (12%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Cashiers (8%)

Average climate in Chinese Camp, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Chinese Camp-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above California state average. It is 809% 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 140.3 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 213.9 miles away from Chinese Camp center, causing $50,000,000 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 90.2 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 135.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 207.1 miles away from Chinese Camp center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 240.4 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 Tuolumne County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Fires: 2, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chinese Camp topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chinese Camp:

  • TUOLUMNE GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SONORA, CA)
  • SONORA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER D/P SNF (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SONORA, CA)
  • SONORA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; SONORA, CA)
  • AVALON CARE CENTER-SONORA (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SONORA, CA)
  • SONORA REGIONAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SONORA, CA)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SONORA, CA)
  • SATELLITE DIALYSIS SONORA (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; SONORA, CA)

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

  • California State University-Stanislaus (about 34 miles; Turlock, CA; Full-time enrollment: 7,054)
  • University of California-Merced (about 35 miles; Merced, CA; FT enrollment: 5,981)
  • Modesto Junior College (about 35 miles; Modesto, CA; FT enrollment: 10,635)
  • Merced College (about 38 miles; Merced, CA; FT enrollment: 6,973)
  • University of the Pacific (about 49 miles; Stockton, CA; FT enrollment: 4,999)
  • San Joaquin Delta College (about 49 miles; Stockton, CA; FT enrollment: 12,167)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 67 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)

Public elementary/middle school in Chinese Camp:

  • CHINESE CAMP ELEMENTARY (Location: 13444 RED HILLS RD., Grades: KG-6)

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Tuolumne 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 2005 was 11.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

11.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.316. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.316
U.S.:

0.293

Ozone [ppb] level in 2000 was 53.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

53.7
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  62.0%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  12.0%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.5
California average:

15.3

Chinese Camp travel time to work - commute Chinese Camp mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chinese Camp CDP (based on Tuolumne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic14,7285
Evangelical Protestant7,72741
Other1,59710
Mainline Protestant7969
Orthodox591
None30,458-
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: 14
Tuolumne County:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Tuolumne County:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Tuolumne County:

3.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
Here:

12.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tuolumne County:

22.8%
California:

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

14.3%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.0%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.2%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.3
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.3%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Chinese Camp:

9.8%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Chinese Camp:

36.3%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Chinese Camp:

56.6%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.0%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chinese Camp, CA Residents

5.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,490 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
California average:

5.03%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($205 average AGI)
Tuolumne County:

0.06%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Stanislaus County, CA  0.56% ($45,327 average AGI)
from Calaveras County, CA  0.40% ($33,105)
from Alameda County, CA  0.39% ($58,149)


5.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,608 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
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 Stanislaus County, CA  0.64% ($34,780 average AGI)
to Calaveras County, CA  0.39% ($35,203)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.23% ($42,182)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chinese Camp:

  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS 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.)
  • KVML (1450 AM; 1 kW; SONORA, CA; Owner: CLARKE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chinese Camp:

  • KHOP (95.1 FM; OAKDALE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKBN (93.5 FM; TWAIN HARTE, CA; Owner: CLARKE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZSQ-FM (92.7 FM; SONORA, CA; Owner: CLARKE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCVR-FM (98.9 FM; COLUMBIA, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXSR (91.7 FM; GROVELAND, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, SACRAMENTO)
  • KEFR (89.9 FM; LE GRAND, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUBB (96.3 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP. OF MONTEREY INC)
  • KCIV (99.9 FM; MOUNT BULLION, CA; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVR (105.5 FM; COPPEROPOLIS, CA; Owner: THRESHOLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KMPO (88.7 FM; MODESTO, CA; Owner: RADIO BILINGUE, INC.)
  • KAMB (101.5 FM; MERCED, CA; Owner: CENTRAL VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • K214CT (90.7 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KDJK (103.9 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K238AC (95.5 FM; SALIDA, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHTN (104.7 FM; LOS BANOS, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOSO (93.1 FM; PATTERSON, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KABX-FM (97.5 FM; MERCED, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KJOY (99.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBYN (95.9 FM; ARNOLD, CA; Owner: KBYN, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Chinese Camp:

  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KBSV (Channel 23; CERES, CA; Owner: BET-NAHRAIN, INC.)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • RUSHING MTN, 11211 Rushing Hill Lookout (Lat: 37.828833 Lon: -120.568333), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Overall height: 16.4 m, Call Sign: WQXI643
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHz, 6815.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/16/2016, Expiration Date: 03/16/2026, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Parkway #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB6TLB, Grant Date: 09/03/1997, Expiration Date: 09/03/2007, Cancellation Date: 09/04/2009, Registrant: Judy B Hein, Chinese Camp, CA 95309
  • Call Sign: KE6WDA, Licensee ID: L01169226, Grant Date: 07/06/2006, Expiration Date: 07/06/2016, Registrant: Adam M Dennis, Chinese Camp, CA 95309
  • Call Sign: KE6WDB, Licensee ID: L01110185, Grant Date: 01/13/2016, Expiration Date: 01/25/2026, Registrant: Steve L Stewart, Chinese Camp, CA 95309
  • Call Sign: N6REA, Licensee ID: L01594071, Grant Date: 09/23/2010, Expiration Date: 04/02/2019, Certifier: Larry E Hein, Registrant: Larry E Hein, Chinese Camp, CA 95309
  • Call Sign: K6DPB, Previous Call Sign: WB9VNT, Licensee ID: L00196458, Grant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/16/2021, Certifier: David P Bartel Sr, Registrant: David P Bartel Sr, Chinese Camp, CA 95309-0026

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4626L , Serial Number: 17254621, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 05/13/1966
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David P Sr Bartel, Po Box 26, Chinese Camp, CA 95309, Other Owners: Thomas Chechowitz

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (40%)
  • Other fuel (21%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Electricity (18%)

Chinese Camp compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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