For population 25 years and over in Corning:
For population 15 years and over in Corning city:
1,425 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $917 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (22.4 miles , pop. 59,954).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (102.2 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (455.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Richfield, CA (1.8 miles ), Vina, CA (2.6 miles ), Tehama, CA (2.7 miles ), Los Molinos, CA (2.8 miles ), Gerber, CA (3.0 miles ), Gerber-Las Flores, CA (3.1 miles ), Proberta, CA (3.3 miles ), Orland, CA (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.93 N, Longitude: 122.18 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): Olive City
Area code: 530
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Corning detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 23 (14 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +718 (+11.9%).
Work and jobs in Corning: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Corning, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Corning-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 456% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/1/1975 at 20:20:12, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.7 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 50.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/26/1998 at 19:49:53, a magnitude 5.4 (5.0 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 ML, Depth: 14.5 mi) earthquake occurred 49.7 miles away from Corning center
On 3/8/1992 at 03:43:04, a magnitude 5.5 (5.3 MB, 5.3 MS, 5.5 MW, 5.3 ML, Depth: 8.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/30/2008 at 03:03:06, a magnitude 5.4 (5.4 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.4 MW, Depth: 18.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2001 at 20:19:26, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.1 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.8 miles away from Corning center
On 1/19/2008 at 23:13:05, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MB, 4.3 MS, 4.9 MW, 4.7 MW, Depth: 1.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 32.7 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 Tehama County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ralph Goings - Artist, Ron Stone (baseball) - Baseball player.
Hospital/medical center in Corning:
Other hospitals/medical centers near Corning:
Airports located in Corning:
Local government website: www.corning.org
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Corning:
Public high schools in Corning:
See full list of schools located in Corning, map of school districts: CORNING UNION ELEMENTARY, CORNING UNION HIGH
Public elementary/middle schools in Corning:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.00359. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.331. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.6. This is about average. There were 7 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Corning and their reported violations in the past:WOODSON BRIDGE R.V. PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:RANCHO TEHAMA ASSN REC HALL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Corning that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.9%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 32.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 57.5% for other race residents, 44.6% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
40 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
People in group quarters in Corning in 2010:
17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Corning compared to California state average:
Banks with branches in Corning (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Corning, California:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Corning city (based on Tehama County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 28.35%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Adult diabetes rate:
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Corning government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Corning government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Corning government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.52% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,377 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($502 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,325 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($113 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Corning fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 18 meters (59ft)
Total average daily traffic: 11,377
Total average daily truck traffic: 470
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 16,809
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Corning)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Corning, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Corning)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Corning)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 38 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Corning, CA
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.