Cotati, California

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Population in 2014: 7,429 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.8%
 
Males: 3,489  (47.0%)
Females: 3,940  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 94928, 94931.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,541 (it was $52,808 in 2000)
Cotati:

$60,541
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $34,651 (it was $24,206 in 2000)

Cotati city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $363,154 (it was $217,100 in 2000)
Cotati:

$363,154
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $508,199; Detached houses: $563,387; Townhouses or other attached units: $328,108; In 2-unit structures: $245,607; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $211,390; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $188,250; Mobile homes: $76,248; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $138,125

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,247.

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  • Races in Cotati, CA (2010)

    Cotati races chart
    • 5,26672.5%White alone
    • 1,25517.3%Hispanic
    • 2733.8%Two or more races
    • 2713.7%Asian alone
    • 1161.6%Black alone
    • 420.6%American Indian alone
    • 250.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 170.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cotati: 138.5 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Cotati, CA City Guides:

Ancestries: German (15.1%), Irish (11.3%), Italian (8.3%), English (7.9%), Scottish (3.6%), French (3.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 110 feet

Land area: 1.88 square miles.

Population density: 3,954 people per square mile   (average).

Cotati,CA real estate house value index trend

Cotati, California map

For population 25 years and over in Cotati:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cotati city:

  • Never married: 33.9%
  • Now married: 43.2%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

884 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America, 2.0% Europe, 1.6% Africa).

This city:

11.9%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,309 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,535 (0.7%)

Cotati satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Petaluma, CA (7.0 miles , pop. 54,548).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Contra Costa, CA (33.3 miles , pop. 236,008).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (380.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Rohnert Park, CA (1.2 miles ), Penngrove, CA (1.7 miles ), Roseland, CA (2.6 miles ), Petaluma, CA (2.6 miles ), Bloomfield, CA (2.8 miles ), Sebastopol, CA (2.9 miles ), Santa Rosa, CA (2.9 miles ), Glen Ellen, CA (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $138,500
  • 1998: 44 buildings, average cost: $88,100
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $187,600
  • 2001: 52 buildings, average cost: $207,200
  • 2002: 41 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 2003: 105 buildings, average cost: $186,800
  • 2004: 63 buildings, average cost: $222,800
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $221,700
  • 2006: 46 buildings, average cost: $197,800
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,200
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $215,800
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $215,800
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $215,800
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $215,800
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $215,800
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $124,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $124,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.33 N, Longitude: 122.71 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -889 (-12.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 403 (10.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 707

Cotati household income distribution Cotati home values distribution

Property values in Cotati, CA


Crime rates in Cotati by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 42441062033N/A1
per 100,000 59.629.558.856.113.90.082.627.60.040.840.6N/A13.5
Robberies 7133452465460
per 100,000 104.414.844.142.055.568.827.555.282.168.054.181.20.0
Assaults 16323637512931262927472932
per 100,000 238.5472.3529.2518.5708.1398.8426.6358.7396.9367.3635.3392.5431.0
Burglaries 56724350504538392832373122
per 100,000 834.81,062.6632.1700.7694.3618.8522.9538.1383.2435.4500.1419.6296.3
Thefts 2512071751758390631045559394142
per 100,000 3,741.83,054.92,572.42,452.41,152.51,237.6866.91,434.9752.8802.7527.2555.0565.7
Auto thefts 182335121519101436976
per 100,000 268.3339.4514.5168.2208.3261.3137.6193.241.181.6121.794.780.8
Arson 0112321100000
per 100,000 0.014.814.728.041.727.513.813.80.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 376.2365.5374.2339.7296.4226.1255.4233.2173.4206.6255.0205.4155.0

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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 Cotati detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 16 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
California average:

2.32
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +975 (+17.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Cotati, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Cotati-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 714% 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 27.7 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 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 98.6 miles away from Cotati center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 223.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 157.7 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 253.7 miles away from Cotati center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 308.6 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sonoma County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 8, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cotati topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Cotati:

  • TLC ON LARCH (8470 LARCH AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Cotati:

  • TLC ON LOMBARD (Hospital, about 1 miles away; ROHNERT PARK, CA)
  • ST. JOSEPH HOME CARE - GREATER SONOMA COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ROHNERT PARK, CA)
  • SANTA ROSA CONVALESCENT HOSP (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SANTA ROSA, CA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - PETALUMA (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; PETALUMA, CA)
  • PETALUMA VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; PETALUMA, CA)
  • SATELLITE DIALYSIS SANTA ROSA (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; SANTA ROSA, CA)
  • WELLBOUND OF SANTA ROSA (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; SANTA ROSA, CA)

Amtrak stations near Cotati:

  • 2 miles: ROHNERT PARK (6480 REDWOOD DR.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 8 miles: PETALUMA (100 FAIRGROUNDS DR.) - Bus Station . Services: snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 8 miles: SANTA ROSA (175 RAILROAD ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cotati:

  • Sonoma State University (about 3 miles; Rohnert Park, CA; Full-time enrollment: 7,796)
  • Santa Rosa Junior College (about 9 miles; Santa Rosa, CA; FT enrollment: 13,047)
  • Napa Valley College (about 24 miles; Napa, CA; FT enrollment: 3,780)
  • College of Marin (about 28 miles; Kentfield, CA; FT enrollment: 4,489)
  • Contra Costa College (about 32 miles; San Pablo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,249)
  • Solano Community College (about 33 miles; Fairfield, CA; FT enrollment: 5,790)
  • Berkeley City College (about 40 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 3,146)

Private high school in Cotati:

Public elementary/middle school in Cotati:

Private elementary/middle school in Cotati:

  • BRIDGHAVEN (Students: 19, Location: 768 E COTATI AVE, Grades: KG-5)
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Notable locations in Cotati: Cotati (A), Veterans Memorial Building (B), Cotati City Hall (C), Rancho Adobe Fire Protection District Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Rancho Cotati Shopping Center (1), Grapevine Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Cotati: Church of the Oaks (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Cotati include: Cator Field (1), Helen Putnam Park (2), Kotate Park (3), LaPlaza Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sonoma County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 93.7. This is worse than average.

City:

93.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.456. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.456
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.04. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.04
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 19.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.25
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.6%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.7% for Black residents, 19.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.5% for other race residents, 5.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.6%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.9%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
8 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Cotati in 2000:

  • 10 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in other group homes
  • 2 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Cotati, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Cotati (2011 data):

  • Exchange Bank: Cotati Branch at 8220 Old Redwood Highway, branch established on 1941/12/29. Info updated 2010/02/16: Bank assets: $1,575.4 mil, Deposits: $1,350.9 mil, headquarters in Santa Rosa, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: Frank P. Doyle Trust, Article Ix

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
California average:

15.4

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

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Religion statistics for Cotati city (based on Sonoma County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic107,73723
Evangelical Protestant25,820159
Other23,39876
Mainline Protestant11,54649
Orthodox1,3897
Black Protestant1021
None313,886-
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: 130
Sonoma County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 47
Sonoma County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 92
Sonoma County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 468
Here:

10.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sonoma County:

19.8%
California:

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

16.2%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.2%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.3%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Cotati:

28.2
State:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cotati:

9.5%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cotati:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cotati:

31.6%
State:

31.3%

General health condition:
Here:

57.3%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Cotati:

80.9%
State:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cotati, 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 2$15,074$90,4440$0
Other Government Administration 6$46,362$92,7241$2,600
Police Protection - Officers 10$80,308$96,3700$0
Police - Other 5$30,672$73,6130$0
Streets and Highways 7$45,154$77,4070$0
Totals for Government 30$217,570$87,0281$2,600

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

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $2,348,000 ($316.06)
    Regular Highways: $1,254,000 ($168.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $255,000 ($34.32)
    Water Utilities: $244,000 ($32.84)
    Sewerage: $122,000 ($16.42)
    Police Protection: $116,000 ($15.61)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,631,000 ($219.55)
    Sewerage: $1,545,000 ($207.97)
    Housing & Community Development: $765,000 ($102.97)
    Water Utilities: $736,000 ($99.07)
    Central Staff Services: $631,000 ($84.94)
    Regular Highways: $442,000 ($59.50)
    Parks & Recreation: $180,000 ($24.23)
    General - Other: $144,000 ($19.38)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($0.27)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $323,000 ($43.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $3,000 ($0.40)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($0.27)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.13)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,836,000 ($247.14)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,666,000 ($224.26)
    All Other: $193,000 ($25.98)
    Housing & Community Development: $126,000 ($16.96)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $83,000 ($11.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $63,000 ($8.48)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $505,000 ($67.98)
    General Revenue, NEC: $193,000 ($25.98)
    Property Sale Other: $138,000 ($18.58)
    Special Assessments: $53,000 ($7.13)
    Rents: $20,000 ($2.69)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $813,000 ($109.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,005,000 ($135.28)
    Highways: $449,000 ($60.44)
    General Support: $383,000 ($51.55)
  • Tax - Property: $1,583,000 ($213.08)
    Total General Sales: $1,108,000 ($149.15)
    NEC: $931,000 ($125.32)
    Public Utilities: $194,000 ($26.11)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,385,000 ($724.86)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $14,004,000 ($1885.05)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $18,284,000 ($2461.17)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $566,000 ($76.19)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $539,000 ($72.55)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $6,571,000 ($884.51)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,385,000 ($1128.68)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,455,000 ($195.85)

4.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,176 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.39%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($186 average AGI)
Sonoma County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marin County, CA  0.49% ($65,660 average AGI)
from San Francisco County, CA  0.29% ($82,245)
from Alameda County, CA  0.21% ($48,458)


4.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,966 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
California average:

5.12%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($568 average AGI)
Sonoma County:

0.05%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marin County, CA  0.36% ($51,874 average AGI)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.28% ($46,376)
to Alameda County, CA  0.21% ($42,641)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cotati:

  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KRRS (1460 AM; 1 kW; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSRO (1350 AM; 5 kW; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KDYA (1190 AM; 10 kW; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: BAYBRIDGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KTOB (1490 AM; 1 kW; PETALUMA, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cotati:

  • KXFX-FM1 (101.7 FM; PETALUMA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KRPQ (104.9 FM; ROHNERT PARK, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF SONOMA LP)
  • K221DQ (92.1 FM; PETALUMA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZST-FM2 (100.1 FM; ROHNERT PARK PETALUM, CA; Owner: REDWOOD EMPIRE STEREOCASTERS)
  • KJZY-FM1 (93.7 FM; ROHNERT PARK, CA; Owner: REDWOOD EMPIRE STEREOCASTERS)
  • KJZY (93.7 FM; SEBASTOPOL, CA; Owner: REDWOOD EMPIRE STEREOCASTERS)
  • KNDL (89.9 FM; ANGWIN, CA; Owner: HOWELL MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLVR (91.9 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KXTS (100.9 FM; CALISTOGA, CA; Owner: SINCLAIR TELECABLE, INC.)
  • KBBF (89.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: BILINGUAL B/CING. FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KXFX (101.7 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • K202CT (88.3 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KSFB-FM (100.7 FM; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KVRV (97.7 FM; MONTE RIO, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KSXY (98.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KWMR (90.5 FM; POINT REYES STATION, CA; Owner: WEST MARIN COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KRCB-FM (91.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: RURAL CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KZST (100.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: REDWOOD EMPIRE STEREOCASTERS)
  • KMHX (104.1 FM; WINDSOR, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF SONOMA, L.P.)
  • KFGY (92.9 FM; HEALDSBURG, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Cotati:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KRCB (Channel 22; COTATI, CA; Owner: RURAL CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • K30DO (Channel 30; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
Cotati fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Cotati fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 15m49ftTotal length
  • $142,000Total costs
  • 136,550Total average daily traffic
  • 8,289Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cotati)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 9200 Water Rd (Lat: 38.329083 Lon: -122.708056), Call Sign: KMK892
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.7600 MHzGrant Date: 12/20/2011, Expiration Date: 02/24/2022Registrant: County Of Sonoma, 445 Fiscal Dr., Santa Rosa, CA 95403, Phone: (707) 565-1980, Fax: (707) 565-6002, Email:
  • 201 W Sierra Ave (Lat: 38.324917 Lon: -122.709444), Call Sign: KSN241
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.920 MHzGrant Date: 11/17/2010, Expiration Date: 02/13/2021Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • 7085 Gravestein Hwy (Lat: 38.356861 Lon: -122.737222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WBL884
    Assigned Frequencies: 487.037 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/2011, Expiration Date: 02/28/2021, Certifier: Darlene JohnsonRegistrant: Fox Ridge Communications Inc., 122 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-7991, Fax: (717) 334-5656, Email:
  • Route 101 @ Pepper Rd (Lat: 38.284444 Lon: -122.686667), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQNM521
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.84000 MHzGrant Date: 03/23/2011, Expiration Date: 03/23/2021, Cancellation Date: 06/19/2012, Certifier: John LemmonRegistrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6113, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • Route 101 @ Pepper Road (Lat: 38.284444 Lon: -122.686667), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQSW781
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.84000 MHzGrant Date: 11/29/2013, Expiration Date: 11/29/2023, Certifier: John LemmonRegistrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-9437, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 2900 Sonoma Mountain Road (Lat: 38.332111 Lon: -122.594694), Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: KNKJ914
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHzGrant Date: 04/12/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/15/2006Registrant: Cook Telecom, Inc., 2960 Kerner Blvd., San Rafael, CA 94901-5583, Phone: (415) 460-4901, Fax: (415) 456-5566, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

69 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cotati)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CANADIAN LIGHT ACFT SALES &SVC BUSH CADDY LSA R80 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 110PT , Serial Number: BCLSA (AT) 147, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 03/03/2010
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Brian L Robbins, 897 W Railroad Ave, Cotati, CA 94931, Other Owners: Darrel A Robbins
  • Aircraft: SCHLEICHER ASW-27 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 127AL , Serial Number: 27209
    Registrant (Individual): Hal Chouinard, 8581 Oak Cir, Cotati, CA 94931
  • Aircraft: MATTSON RONALD N S.H. GLASAIR RG I (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 151RS , Serial Number: 228, Year manufactured: 0000, Airworthiness Date: 05/21/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald N Mattson, 7890 Old Redwood Hwy, Cotati, CA 94931
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 28907 , Serial Number: 28-7990434, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 04/18/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Cleave Gregory L Van, 446 Portal St, Cotati, CA 94931
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2894M , Serial Number: 28-7816322, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/20/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Jason G Womack, 8540 Lasalle Ave, Cotati, CA 94931
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 8B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 614BD , Serial Number: F8B-496, Year manufactured: 0000, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/1996
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kathy Coghlan, 442 Larkspur Court, Cotati, CA 94931, Other Owners: Roger Coghlan
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A&6V335 SER (210 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7056E , Serial Number: 56556, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 02/26/1960
    Registrant (Individual): John C Urbanski, 215 W Cotati Oaks Ct, Cotati, CA 94931

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED18$294,11225$240,388100$243,2083$140,68315$180,7601$273,540
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$477,8303$231,3937$233,2470$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$474,9205$223,16633$324,8963$50,4034$248,6602$140,855
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$337,4155$181,04824$273,1771$119,3103$121,7530$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$06$296,7000$01$288,2500$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1512.03 , 1512.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$330,4102$388,380
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$278,9151$258,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$313,4900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1512.03 , 1512.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

WASHOE CREEK GOLF COURSE (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-21-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WINDY HILL WINERY (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-28-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-29-2009)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In FEB-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-30-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 53
  • Hazardous Condition: 46
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Cotati

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cotati, CA
Most common first names in Cotati, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1674.5 years
John1469.7 years
Mary1480.6 years
William1277.4 years
Joseph1281.7 years
Paul1176.2 years
James1070.7 years
Elizabeth974.8 years
Raymond775.4 years
David764.7 years
Most common last names in Cotati, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson781.7 years
Miller675.3 years
Smith570.2 years
Moore475.0 years
Nelson471.7 years
Reichmuth488.7 years
Santero471.2 years
Thomas474.2 years
Bahnsen392.4 years
Jones389.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Cotati, CA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Starbucks1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
Lowe's1Walgreens1

Cotati compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Cotati on our top lists:

  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Southern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Africa (population 500+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
There are 16 pilots and 12 other airmen in this city.
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