Claremont, California

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Population in 2014: 36,054 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.0%
 
Males: 17,473  (48.5%)
Females: 18,581  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 91711, 91750.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $85,169 (it was $65,910 in 2000)
Claremont:

$85,169
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $36,476 (it was $28,843 in 2000)

Claremont city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $533,600 (it was $249,300 in 2000)
Claremont:

$533,600
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $551,439; Detached houses: $586,622; Townhouses or other attached units: $430,826; In 2-unit structures: $538,009; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $423,149; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $428,884; Mobile homes: $89,129; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $15,622

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,257.

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  • Races in Claremont, CA (2013)

    Claremont races chart
    • 19,40054.3%White alone
    • 7,84522.0%Hispanic
    • 5,76116.1%Asian alone
    • 1,5534.3%Black alone
    • 8772.5%Two or more races
    • 1170.3%American Indian alone
    • 360.1%Other race alone
    • 300.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Claremont: 132.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (10.0%), English (8.7%), Irish (7.0%), Italian (3.1%), United States (2.7%), French (2.3%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1169 feet

Land area: 13.1 square miles.

Population density: 2,743 people per square mile   (average).

Claremont,CA real estate house value index trend

Claremont, California map

For population 25 years and over in Claremont:

  • High school or higher: 93.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 57.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Claremont city:

  • Never married: 35.3%
  • Now married: 50.5%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 6.6%

6,397 residents are foreign born (7.3% Asia, 4.4% Latin America, 2.1% Europe).

This city:

17.9%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,216 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,179 (0.6%)

Claremont satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Upland, CA (3.5 miles , pop. 68,393).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East San Gabriel Valley, CA (8.7 miles , pop. 933,557).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (37.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: La Verne, CA (1.7 miles ), Montclair, CA (1.7 miles ), Upland, CA (1.9 miles ), Pomona, CA (2.0 miles ), San Antonio Heights, CA (2.1 miles ), San Dimas, CA (2.4 miles ), Ontario, CA (2.6 miles ), Chino, CA (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $314,800
  • 1998: 53 buildings, average cost: $263,000
  • 1999: 62 buildings, average cost: $259,200
  • 2000: 61 buildings, average cost: $260,100
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $372,400
  • 2002: 28 buildings, average cost: $331,400
  • 2003: 38 buildings, average cost: $332,800
  • 2004: 78 buildings, average cost: $352,000
  • 2005: 35 buildings, average cost: $427,100
  • 2006: 93 buildings, average cost: $238,300
  • 2007: 43 buildings, average cost: $378,300
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $643,200
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $781,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $709,900
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $224,200
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $417,000
  • 2013: 24 buildings, average cost: $265,600
  • 2014: 104 buildings, average cost: $247,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.11 N, Longitude: 117.72 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,443 (+6.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,373 (30.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 909

Claremont household income distribution Claremont home values distribution

Property values in Claremont, CA


Crime rates in Claremont by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0023100200000
per 100,000 0.00.05.78.52.80.00.05.60.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 311426117751524
per 100,000 8.531.311.35.716.931.219.919.614.12.814.15.611.1
Robberies 35292630294127312619192316
per 100,000 99.382.473.584.981.7116.376.987.073.253.853.664.644.4
Assaults 49364625523530341812161219
per 100,000 139.0102.3130.170.8146.599.385.495.450.734.045.133.752.7
Burglaries 282308291310293269337225231207227280205
per 100,000 800.0875.1822.8877.4825.4763.1959.5631.5650.2585.8640.0786.0568.8
Thefts 621704538731620639684538595601611546607
per 100,000 1,761.82,000.21,521.22,069.11,746.51,812.81,947.61,510.01,674.81,700.81,722.61,532.71,684.1
Auto thefts 85967575766754395142636841
per 100,000 241.1272.8212.1212.3214.1190.1153.8109.5143.6118.9177.6190.9113.8
Arson 1041059223526757
per 100,000 28.411.42.80.014.125.562.68.414.173.619.714.019.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 217.8241.7211.2230.4225.6228.9221.2192.2173.4148.9170.2168.1154.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Claremont detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 60 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.94
California average:

2.32

Claremont tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +908 (+2.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (42%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Claremont, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Claremont-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 723% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 68.2 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 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 95.4 miles away from Claremont center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 78.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 196.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 26.1 miles away from Claremont center
On 6/28/1992 at 15:05:30, a magnitude 6.9 (6.3 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.9 ME, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Los Angeles County (51) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 34, Floods: 14, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Earthquakes: 2, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Claremont topographic map

Birthplace of: Ben Harper - Singer-songwriter and musician, Conner Henry - Basketball player-coach, Tony Beltran - Soccer player, Bryce McDonald - College football player (Northeastern Huskies), Esteban Lopez - College football player (UT-Chattanooga Mocs), Ian Maxwell - College basketball player (Centenary Gentlemen), Perrin Johnson - College basketball player (Louisville Cardinals), Ryan Thomas (soccer) - Soccer player, Tyler Fanucchi - College football player (Sacramento State Hornets).

Hospitals in Claremont:

  • BLAISDELL HOME (581 BLAISDELL DRIVE)
  • FAMILY HOSPICE CARE, INC (675 W FOOTHILL, NO 100)
  • MOUNTAIN HOME (1922 MOUNTAIN AVENUE)
  • MVCCC INC FORBES DIVISION (2472 FORBES STREET)
  • OCCIDENTAL HOME (1010 OCCIDENTAL DRIVE)
  • SERENITY HOSPICE CARE (1420 N CLAREMONT BLVD #101A)
  • VISTING NURSE ASSN AND HOSPICE OF SO CA (150 W FIRST STREET SUITE #270)

Home Health Centers in Claremont:

  • CMMUNITY HEALTH CONNECTIONS (1420 N CLAREMONT BLVD, #203A)
  • GEMINI HOME HEALTH, INC (250 W FIRST ST, SUITE 204)
  • HOLY INFANT HOME CARE, INC (791 MARYLIND AVE)
  • VNA AND HOSPICE OF SO CALIFORN (150 W FIRST ST STE 270)

Nursing Homes in Claremont:

  • CLAREMONT MANOR CARE CENTER (621 BONITA AVE)
  • COUNTRY VILLA CLAREMONT HEALTH (590 S. INDIAN HILL BLVD.)
  • PILGRIM PLACE HSC (721 W HARRISON ST)

Amtrak station:

CLAREMONT (200 W. 1ST ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Claremont:

  • Pomona College (Full-time enrollment: 1,646; Location: 550 N College Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.pomona.edu)
  • Claremont McKenna College (FT enrollment: 1,313; Location: 500 E 9th St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.claremontmckenna.edu/; Offers Master's degree)
  • Claremont Graduate University (FT enrollment: 1,191; Location: 150 E Tenth St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cgu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Pitzer College (FT enrollment: 1,106; Location: 1050 North Mills Avenue; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.pitzer.edu)
  • Harvey Mudd College (FT enrollment: 844; Location: 301 Platt Blvd.; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.hmc.edu)
  • Scripps College (FT enrollment: 816; Location: 1030 North Columbia Avenue; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.scrippscollege.edu)
  • Keck Graduate Institute (FT enrollment: 223; Location: 535 Watson Dr; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.kgi.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Claremont School of Theology (FT enrollment: 185; Location: 1325 N College Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cst.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Claremont:

  • University of La Verne (about 4 miles; La Verne, CA; Full-time enrollment: 6,983)
  • DeVry University-California (about 6 miles; Pomona, CA; FT enrollment: 10,875)
  • California State Polytechnic University-Pomona (about 7 miles; Pomona, CA; FT enrollment: 18,141)
  • Universal Technical Institute of California Inc (about 9 miles; Rancho Cucamonga, CA; FT enrollment: 4,158)
  • Mt San Antonio College (about 9 miles; Walnut, CA; FT enrollment: 19,891)
  • Chaffey College (about 9 miles; Rancho Cucamonga, CA; FT enrollment: 10,496)
  • Citrus College (about 10 miles; Glendora, CA; FT enrollment: 8,456)

Public high schools in Claremont:

Private high school in Claremont:

  • THE WEBB SCHOOLS (Students: 398, Location: 1175 W BASELINE RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Claremont:

Private elementary/middle schools in Claremont:

  • WESTERN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 398, Location: 3105 PADUA AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION SCHOOL (Students: 396, Location: 611 W BONITA AVE, Grades: KG-8)
  • FOOTHILL COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL (Students: 292, Location: 1035 HARRISON AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • CHILDREN'S SCHOOL AT CLAREMONT MCKENNA COLLEGE (Students: 75, Location: 654 E 6TH ST, Grades: PK-3)
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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Harvey Mudd College does not offer masters degrees. They are only an undergraduate university.

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Notable locations in Claremont: Foothill Business Center (A), Claremont Golf Course (B), Claremont Branch County of Los Angeles Public Library (C), Los Angeles County Fire Department Station 102 (D), Los Angeles County Fire Department Station 101 (E), Los Angeles County Fire Department Station 62 (F), Padua Hills Theater (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Claremont Heights Center Shopping Center (1), Griswolds Old House Shopping Center (2), Vanderbilt Square Shopping Center (3), The Old School House Shopping Center (4), Stater Brothers Shopping Center (5), Pepper Tree Square Shopping Center (6), North Hills Square Shopping Center (7), Griswolds Old School House Shopping Center (8), College Center Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Claremont include: Claremont Bible Chapel (A), Claremont United Church of Christ (B), First Baptist Church (C), First Church of Christ Scientist (D), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (E), Our Lady of the Assumption Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

Parks in Claremont include: Cahuilla Park (1), Memorial Park (2), Blaisdell Park (3), Larkin Park (4), Lewis Park (5), Marlow Park (6), Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden (7), Stuart Wheeler Park (8), Chaparral Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Claremont Colleges - Central Programs & Services- Libraries- Honnold Mudd- H (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 747 North Dartmouth Avenue), Claremont Colleges - Central Programs & Services- Libraries- Honnold Mudd- Circula (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 747 North Dartmouth Avenue), Ancient Biblical Manuscript Center (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1325 North College Avenue), Claremont Colleges - Central Programs & Services- Libraries- Honnold Mudd- Dire (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 747 North Dartmouth Avenue), Claremont Colleges - Central Programs & Services- Libraries- Honnold Mudd- Reference Informa (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 747 North Dartmouth Avenue).

Los Angeles 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 2013 was 199. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

199
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.316. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.316
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.216. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.216
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 37.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.6
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00572. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00572
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.3%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.4% for Black residents, 8.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.9% for other race residents, 5.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.3%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.9%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Claremont in 2010:

  • 4,723 people in college/university student housing
  • 192 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 91 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 83 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 18 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Claremont in 2000:

  • 4,439 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 384 people in nursing homes
  • 68 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 60 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 54 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 41 people in other group homes
  • 27 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 18 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 18 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 5 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 5 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 3 people in halfway houses

Claremont, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Claremont (2011 data):

  • Community Commerce Bank: at 358 W Foothill Blvd, branch established on 1976/10/01; Foothill Boulevard Branch at 390 West Foothill Boulevard, branch established on 1985/04/01. Info updated 2009/03/12: Bank assets: $313.5 mil, Deposits: $245.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Claremont Branch at 393 West Foothill Blvd, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Pacific Western Bank: Claremont Branch at 223 West Foothill Boulevard, branch established on 1980/01/18. Info updated 2011/03/14: Bank assets: $5,513.1 mil, Deposits: $4,614.5 mil, headquarters in Los Angeles, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 78 total offices, Holding Company: Capgen Capital Group Ii Lp
  • California Bank & Trust: Claremont Branch at 102 North Yale Avenue, branch established on 1966/06/01. Info updated 2009/07/20: Bank assets: $10,894.1 mil, Deposits: $9,193.9 mil, headquarters in San Diego, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Citibank, National Association: Claremont Financial Center at 405 West Foothill Boulevard, branch established on 2008/03/24. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Claremont Branch at 203 Yale Avenue, branch established on 2000/01/25. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Claremont Branch at 400 North Indian Hill Boulevard, branch established on 1926/01/01. 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.
  • Balboa Thrift and Loan Association: Claremont Branch at 306 Yale Avenue, branch established on 1997/05/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $197.8 mil, Deposits: $171.8 mil, headquarters in Chula Vista, CA, positive income, Consumer Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Claremont Branch at 339 Yale Avenue, branch established on 1999/07/01. 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:

12.2
California average:

15.4

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

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Religion statistics for Claremont city (based on Los Angeles County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,542,994275
Evangelical Protestant814,6113,249
Other451,5941,023
Mainline Protestant229,056860
Black Protestant112,338290
Orthodox63,51776
None4,604,495-
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: 2,084
Los Angeles County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 32
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 567
Los Angeles County:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1,206
Los Angeles County:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7,008
Here:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

20.4%
California:

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

18.6%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.3%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

52.7%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Claremont:

27.7
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.1%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.4%
State:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Claremont:

32.2%
State:

31.3%

General health condition:
Claremont:

59.6%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Claremont:

80.7%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Claremont, 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 9$82,487$109,9830$0
Other Government Administration 36$201,923$67,3081$1,638
Police Protection - Officers 41$341,563$99,97012$11,659
Police - Other 16$63,776$47,8320$0
Solid Waste Management 32$161,478$60,55410$18,128
Parks and Recreation 10$52,118$62,54219$24,079
Totals for Government 144$903,345$75,27942$55,504

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

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $2,407,000 ($66.76)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,016,000 ($55.92)
    Regular Highways: $851,000 ($23.60)
    Police Protection: $179,000 ($4.96)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $137,000 ($3.80)
    General: $95,000 ($2.63)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,163,000 ($170.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,880,000 ($135.35)
    Regular Highways: $2,712,000 ($75.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,070,000 ($57.41)
    Financial Administration: $1,094,000 ($30.34)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $988,000 ($27.40)
    Central Staff Services: $927,000 ($25.71)
    Transit Utilities: $425,000 ($11.79)
    Sewerage: $364,000 ($10.10)
    Health Services - Other: $349,000 ($9.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $288,000 ($7.99)
    Housing & Community Development: $280,000 ($7.77)
    General - Other: $227,000 ($6.30)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $606,000 ($16.81)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $118,000 ($3.27)
    Central Staff: $25,000 ($0.69)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($0.61)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,063,000 ($251.37)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $4,323,000 ($119.90)
    All Other: $1,299,000 ($36.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $744,000 ($20.64)
    Housing & Community Development: $693,000 ($19.22)
    Sewerage: $589,000 ($16.34)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $410,000 ($11.37)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $2,055,000 ($57.00)
    Interest Earnings: $733,000 ($20.33)
    General Revenue, NEC: $629,000 ($17.45)
    Rents: $111,000 ($3.08)
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $39,000 ($1.08)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,991,000 ($55.22)
    Highways: $715,000 ($19.83)
    All Other: $284,000 ($7.88)
    Transit Utilities: $16,000 ($0.44)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $3,910,000 ($108.45)
    Total General Sales: $3,814,000 ($105.79)
    Property: $3,680,000 ($102.07)
    NEC: $1,023,000 ($28.37)
    Other Selective Sales: $418,000 ($11.59)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $10,102,000 ($280.19)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,610,000 ($238.81)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $1,449,000 ($40.19)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $43,000 ($1.19)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,965,000 ($137.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $16,162,000 ($448.27)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $755,000 ($20.94)

3.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,176 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.18%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,133 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Orange County, CA  0.44% ($47,619 average AGI)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.34% ($34,625)
from Riverside County, CA  0.19% ($37,493)


3.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,892 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.63%
California average:

5.12%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($921 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.07%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Orange County, CA  0.54% ($53,226 average AGI)
to San Bernardino County, CA  0.50% ($38,459)
to Riverside County, CA  0.28% ($43,924)

Strongest AM radio stations in Claremont:

  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KSPA (1510 AM; 10 kW; ONTARIO, CA; Owner: ONTARIO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMNY (1600 AM; 5 kW; POMONA, CA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KALI (900 AM; 6 kW; WEST COVINA, CA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Claremont:

  • K264AF (100.7 FM; GUASTI, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KRCV (98.3 FM; WEST COVINA, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KPCC (89.3 FM; PASADENA, CA; Owner: PASADENA AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KHHT (92.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBIG-FM (104.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTWV (94.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMZT-FM (105.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KPFK (90.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC)
  • K216EM (91.1 FM; ARCADIA, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KZLA-FM (93.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KPWR (105.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLSX (97.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • K295AI (106.9 FM; MUSCOY, CA; Owner: ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Claremont:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KRCA (Channel 62; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: KRCA LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCBS-TV (Channel 2; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KPXN (Channel 30; SAN BERNARDINO, CA; Owner: PAXSON LOS ANGELES LICENSE, INC.)
  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTLA-TV (Channel 5; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTLA INC.)
  • KABC-TV (Channel 7; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ABC HOLDING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCAL-TV (Channel 9; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KNBC (Channel 4; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (KNBC-TV), INC.)
  • KMEX-TV (Channel 34; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KMEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KAZA-TV (Channel 54; AVALON, CA; Owner: PAPPAS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE LLC)
  • KDOC-TV (Channel 56; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: GOLDEN ORANGE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KOCE-TV (Channel 50; HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES, COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KSCI (Channel 18; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: KSLS, INC.)
  • KXLA (Channel 44; RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA; Owner: RANCHO PALOS VERDES BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KCET (Channel 28; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KFTR (Channel 46; ONTARIO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KWHY-TV (Channel 22; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF LOS ANGELES LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KVEA (Channel 52; CORONA, CA; Owner: ESTRELLA LICENSE CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Claremont fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 192m630ftTotal length
  • 2,096,900Total average daily traffic
  • 93,503Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21990-1999
  • 212000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Claremont, CA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 168 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Claremont)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Claremont, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 295 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Claremont)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Claremont)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 34 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 2 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 ORIGINATED59$407,164165$342,798877$314,26847$246,9220$063$243,4741$79,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$449,00019$331,22891$364,5897$114,7910$04$292,6000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$344,27224$354,492241$364,74213$160,4550$021$308,7573$66,080
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN12$370,53628$359,985178$367,64610$237,7952$2,079,00015$243,6550$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$286,5636$441,06747$337,8313$298,4471$1,300,0004$330,1600$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4002.05 , 4002.06, 4017.01, 4018.00, 4019.01, 4019.02, 4020.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$316,4853$379,920
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$471,0001$359,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$388,4230$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$354,5000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4002.05 , 4002.06, 4017.01, 4018.00, 4019.01, 4019.02, 4020.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Claremont, California:

  • Doubletree Hotel Claremont, 555 W Foothill Blvd, Claremont, California 91711 , Phone: (909) 626-2411, Fax: (909) 624-0756
  • Howard Johnson Express Inn, 721 S Indian Hill Blvd, Claremont, California 91711 , Phone: (909) 626-2431, Fax: (909) 624-7051
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Claremont, California
Most common first names in Claremont, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John17979.2 years
Mary17882.4 years
William16477.1 years
Robert13577.2 years
Margaret12884.4 years
Helen12083.3 years
Charles10679.5 years
James10574.9 years
Dorothy10481.2 years
Ruth10484.9 years
Most common last names in Claremont, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8479.0 years
Johnson5780.7 years
Williams4976.9 years
Miller4780.1 years
Brown4681.0 years
Anderson3779.3 years
Wilson3483.4 years
Moore3483.2 years
Jones3479.3 years
Davis2482.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Claremont, CA
NameCountNameCount
Baskin-Robbins2McDonald's1
Chico's1Quiznos1
Curves1Safeway1
DHL2Starbucks4
Dennys1Subway3
Domino's Pizza1Toyota1
FedEx6Trader Joe's1
Hilton1UPS5
Jamba Juice1Vons1
Little Caesars Pizza1

Claremont compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Claremont on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Education, training, and library occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Taiwan (population 500+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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