Coloma, California

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Population in 2010: 529.
Males: 219  (41.4%)
Females: 310  (58.6%)
Median resident age:  60.5 years
California median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 95633, 95651.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $75,772
Coloma:

$75,772
CA:

$67,739

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $39,284

Coloma CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $426,800
Coloma:

$426,800
CA:

$477,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $372,807; Detached houses: $375,614; Mobile homes: $331,622

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,077.

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  • Races in Coloma, CA (2010)

    Coloma races chart
    • 42981.1%White alone
    • 6311.9%Hispanic
    • 224.2%Two or more races
    • 81.5%Asian alone
    • 40.8%Black alone
    • 30.6%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Coloma: 93.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: European (23.8%), English (20.1%), German (18.3%), Scottish (10.3%), Irish (6.8%), Polish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 784 feet

Coloma,CA real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Coloma:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.9%

For population 15 years and over in Coloma CDP:

  • Never married: 11.4%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 13.8%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

6 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.7%
California:

27.0%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South El Dorado, CA (12.8 miles , pop. 78,296).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (35.6 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (354.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Placerville, CA (2.6 miles ), Georgetown, CA (2.8 miles ), Auburn Lake Trails, CA (2.9 miles ), Diamond Springs, CA (2.9 miles ), Shingle Springs, CA (3.1 miles ), Cameron Park, CA (3.2 miles ), North El Dorado, CA (3.5 miles ), Auburn, CA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.80 N, Longitude: 120.89 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Coloma household income distribution Coloma home values distribution

Coloma tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (35%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Accommodation and food services (35%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (35%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Transportation occupations (3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (35%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (18%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)
  • Material moving occupations (1%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

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

Earthquake activity:

Coloma-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 761% 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 127.1 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 215.4 miles away from Coloma center
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 126.4 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 152.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 282.8 miles away from Coloma center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 280.6 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 El Dorado County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Fires: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Coloma:

  • MARSHALL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • THE PINES AT PLACERVILLE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • GOLD COUNTRY HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • MARSHALL MEDICAL CENTER (1-RH) Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • WESTERN SLOPE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PLACERVILLE, CA)
  • SNOWLINE HOSPICE OF EL DORADO, INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; DIAMOND SPRINGS, CA)
  • CAMERON PARK DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; CAMERON PARK, CA)

Amtrak stations near Coloma:

  • 7 miles: PLACERVILLE (222 MAIN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 11 miles: CAMERON PARK (US HWY. 50 & CAMERON PARK DR.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking.
  • 13 miles: AUBURN (NEVADA & FULWEILER STS.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coloma:

  • Folsom Lake College (about 16 miles; Folsom, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,308)
  • Sierra College (about 18 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • American River College (about 27 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • California State University-Sacramento (about 34 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 22,234)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 37 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)
  • University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley Campus (about 37 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 2,855)
  • Sacramento City College (about 38 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 15,963)

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Notable locations in Coloma: Sutters Mill (A), Ponderosa Park Picnic Area (B), Point Pleasant Bench Picnic Area (C), North Beach Picnic Area (D), Monument Picnic Area (E), Gold Hill Vineyard (F), Coloma Winery (G), Vineyard House (H), Thomas House (I), Papini House (J), Old Coloma Theatre (K), Marshalls Cabin (L), Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park Museum (M), Kane House (N), El Dorado County Fire Protection District Station 74 Coloma / Lotus (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Coloma include: Emmanuel Episcopal Church (A), Saint Johns Catholic Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Uniontown Cemetery (1), Catholic Cemetery (2), James Marshall Gravesite (3), Pioneer Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Gambler Creek (A), Indian Creek (B), Dutch Creek (C), Shingle Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Coloma include: Beer Garden Picnic Area (1), Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park (2), James W Marshall State Historical Monument (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Around The World Tours (6721 Carvers Rd Bx579).

El Dorado 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 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.191. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.191
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.91. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.91
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.91. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.91
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00169. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00169
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 2.9%
(1.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 51.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.8%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.1%
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: 0.9% of all households
24 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
California average:

15.3

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 Coloma CDP (based on El Dorado County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic23,2986
Evangelical Protestant16,53869
Other8,92830
Mainline Protestant2,93711
Orthodox3152
None129,042-
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: 33
El Dorado County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
El Dorado County:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
El Dorado County:

2.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 173
Here:

9.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
El Dorado County:

19.9%
California:

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

13.1%
State:

17.9%

6.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($61,235 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.66%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($107 average AGI)
El Dorado County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sacramento County, CA  2.00% ($65,387 average AGI)
from Placer County, CA  0.40% ($55,996)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.22% ($86,841)


7.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,628 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.14%
California average:

5.12%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($429 average AGI)
El Dorado County:

0.05%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sacramento County, CA  2.11% ($46,329 average AGI)
to Placer County, CA  0.51% ($56,861)
to Douglas County, NV  0.28% ($43,367)

Strongest AM radio stations in Coloma:

  • KAHI (950 AM; 10 kW; AUBURN, CA; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING 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.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KLIB (1110 AM; 10 kW; ROSEVILLE, CA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFSG (1690 AM; 10 kW; ROSEVILLE, CA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTKZ (1380 AM; 5 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNCO (830 AM; 5 kW; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: NEVADA COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KEBR (1210 AM; 5 kW; ROCKLIN, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Coloma:

  • KHYL (101.1 FM; AUBURN, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KZSA (92.1 FM; PLACERVILLE, CA; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENTS, L.P.)
  • KCCL-FM (101.9 FM; SHINGLE SPRINGS, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXCL (103.9 FM; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNCI (105.1 FM; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KRXQ (98.5 FM; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: ENTERCOM SACRAMENTO LICENSE, LLC)
  • KEDR (88.1 FM; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KVMR (89.5 FM; NEVADA CITY, CA; Owner: NEVADA CITY COMMUNITY BROADCAST GRUP)
  • KRNO (106.9 FM; INCLINE VILLAGE, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOSL (94.3 FM; JACKSON, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KLVS (99.3 FM; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K256AG (99.1 FM; CLARKSVILLE, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KWOD (106.5 FM; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: ENTERCOM SACRAMENTO LICENSE, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Coloma:

  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KGTN-LP (Channel 62; PLACERVILLE, CA; Owner: PRAISE THE LORD STUDIO CHAPEL)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • K22FR (Channel 22; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • K27EU (Channel 27; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: ABUNDANT LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K27FX (Channel 27; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 30m98ftTotal length
  • $4,653,000Total costs
  • 5,684Total average daily traffic
  • 406Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,900Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • MARSHALGOLDP&R, Marshall Gold State Park (Lat: 38.800472 Lon: -120.892250), Type: Mast, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: KNEH767
    Assigned Frequencies: 858.487 MHz, 810.737 MHz, 858.487 MHz, 855.737 MHzGrant Date: 07/23/2011, Expiration Date: 10/08/2021Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-9437, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:
  • Thompson Hill 4.1 Km Ssw (Lat: 38.764889 Lon: -120.915500), Type: Building, Structure height: 2 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPLU533
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.425 MHz, 170.300 MHzGrant Date: 11/23/2002, Expiration Date: 02/19/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/09/2011, Certifier: Eric R FritzRegistrant: Sacramento Municipal Utility District, 6201 S St. Ms G201, Sacramento, CA 95852-1830, Phone: (916) 732-5992, Fax: (916) 732-5504, Email:
  • Thomas Res S (Lat: 38.788778 Lon: -120.897722), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPLZ453, Licensee ID: L00012019
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2013, Expiration Date: 04/23/2023, Certifier: Rick FerrieraRegistrant: El Dorado Irrigation District, 2890 Mosquito Road, Placerville, CA 95667, Phone: (530) 642-4087, Fax: (530) 622-2528, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Coloma)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8370S , Serial Number: 18256470, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1965
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David M Ramacciotti, Po Box 73, Coloma, CA 95613, Other Owners: Marina Ramacciotti

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

POINT PLEASANT CAMPGROUND (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-01-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Coloma

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Coloma, CA

Coloma 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.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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