Covelo, California

Submit your own pictures of this place and show them to the World

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 1,255. Population change since 2000: +6.8%
Males: 650  (51.8%)
Females: 605  (48.2%)
Median resident age:  33.4 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 95428.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,589 (it was $27,639 in 2000)
Covelo:

$25,589
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,274 (it was $12,628 in 2000)

Covelo CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $185,218 (it was $85,500 in 2000)
Covelo:

$185,218
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $384,627; Detached houses: $429,392; Townhouses or other attached units: $369,099; In 2-unit structures: $326,343; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $263,122; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $210,270; Mobile homes: $105,345; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $109,431

Median gross rent in 2013: $886.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Covelo, CA (2013)

    Covelo races chart
    • 64043.8%White alone
    • 35524.3%American Indian alone
    • 34423.5%Hispanic
    • 271.8%Asian alone
    • 241.6%Two or more races
    • 100.7%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Covelo: 98.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.

Latest news from Covelo, CA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: Irish (11.9%), German (11.0%), English (6.9%), Scottish (3.1%), United States (1.7%), Swedish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1398 feet

Land area: 7.13 square miles.

Population density: 176 people per square mile   (very low).

Covelo,CA real estate house value index trend

Covelo, California map

For population 25 years and over in Covelo:

  • High school or higher: 82.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 12.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Covelo CDP:

  • Never married: 38.8%
  • Now married: 43.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

221 residents are foreign born (11.1% Latin America, 2.8% Africa).

This place:

15.1%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,361 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,035 (0.6%)

Covelo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Redding, CA (70.9 miles , pop. 80,865).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (129.0 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (478.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Laytonville, CA (3.9 miles ), Laytonville-Leggett, CA (4.6 miles ), Sunnyside, CA (4.6 miles ), Leggett, CA (5.0 miles) , Brooktrails, CA (5.1 miles ), Soda Springs, CA (5.3 miles) , Willits, CA (5.3 miles ), Alderpoint, CA (5.6 miles) .

Latitude: 39.81 N, Longitude: 123.26 W

Area code: 707

Covelo household income distribution Covelo home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (37%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (27%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (29%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Covelo, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Covelo, California average temperatures Covelo, California average precipitation Covelo, California humidity Covelo, California wind speed Covelo, California snowfall Covelo, California sunshine Covelo, California clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Covelo-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 640% 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 125.6 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 136.2 miles away from Covelo 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 57.2 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 105.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 119.1 miles away from Covelo center
On 9/1/1994 at 15:15:53, a magnitude 7.1 (6.6 MB, 7.0 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 139.2 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 Mendocino County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 9, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Covelo topographic map

airports located in Covelo:

Amtrak station near Covelo:

  • 15 miles: LAYTONVILLE (44900 US HWY. 101) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Covelo:

  • Mendocino College (about 43 miles; Ukiah, CA; Full-time enrollment: 2,263)
  • California State University-Chico (about 76 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Shasta College (about 76 miles; Redding, CA; FT enrollment: 5,645)
  • College of the Redwoods (about 80 miles; Eureka, CA; FT enrollment: 4,410)
  • Humboldt State University (about 86 miles; Arcata, CA; FT enrollment: 7,353)
  • Butte College (about 87 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • Santa Rosa Junior College (about 98 miles; Santa Rosa, CA; FT enrollment: 13,047)

Public high schools in Covelo:

Public elementary/middle schools in Covelo:

See full list of schools located in Covelo

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Covelo: California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Covelo (A), Covelo Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Pine Grove Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Town Creek (A), Big Rock Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Mendocino County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 45.1%
(29.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 72.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 58.7% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.8%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  14.6%
Whole state:  7.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported
8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010

Covelo, California environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Banks with branches in Covelo (2011 data):

  • Tri Counties Bank: Covelo Branch at 76405 Covelo Road, branch established on 1964/08/03. Info updated 2011/09/26: Bank assets: $2,554.4 mil, Deposits: $2,191.2 mil, headquarters in Chico, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 71 total offices, Holding Company: Trico Bancshares

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
California average:

15.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Covelo CDP (based on Mendocino County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,08111
Other6,01429
Evangelical Protestant4,91254
Mainline Protestant2,73025
Orthodox--
None59,104-
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: 51
Mendocino County:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Mendocino County:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
Mendocino County:

4.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 119
Here:

13.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Mendocino County:

20.4%
California:

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

19.5%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Covelo:

46.9%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.3%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Covelo:

29.3
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

26.8%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Covelo:

11.6%
State:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Covelo:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.0%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Covelo:

51.9%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.9%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Covelo, CA Residents

4.18% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,897 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sonoma County, CA  0.48% ($33,754 average AGI)
from Lake County, CA  0.26% ($42,724)
from Sacramento County, CA  0.17% ($38,082)


5.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,166 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
California average:

5.12%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($182 average AGI)
Mendocino County:

0.03%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sonoma County, CA  0.63% ($34,591 average AGI)
to Lake County, CA  0.34% ($33,307)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.25% ($29,041)

Strongest AM radio stations in Covelo:

  • KLLK (1250 AM; 5 kW; WILLITS, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KPMO (1300 AM; 5 kW; MENDOCINO, CA; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNCR (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FORTUNA, CA; Owner: MILLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Covelo:

  • K209EU (89.7 FM; LAYTONVILLE, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KHKL (91.9 FM; LAYTONVILLE, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KHUM (104.7 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: LOST COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLVG (103.7 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KMUD (91.1 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: REDWOOD COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • K201HL (88.1 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K235AM (94.9 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMKX (93.5 FM; WILLITS, CA; Owner: RADIO MILLENNIUM L L C)
  • KUKI-FM (103.3 FM; UKIAH, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KZYZ (91.5 FM; WILLITS, CA; Owner: MENDOCINO COUNTY PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KTHU (100.7 FM; CORNING, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KHRD (103.1 FM; WEAVERVILLE, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KNCQ (97.3 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • KALF (95.7 FM; RED BLUFF, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC)
  • KWNE (94.5 FM; UKIAH, CA; Owner: BROADCASTING CORP. OF MENDICINO CTY.)
  • KQPM (105.9 FM; UKIAH, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • K264AH (100.7 FM; WILLITS, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K296ES (107.1 FM; LAKEPORT, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KNTI (99.5 FM; LAKEPORT, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • K225AJ (92.9 FM; BURNEY/REDDING, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Covelo:

  • K05EU (Channel 5; COVELO, CA; Owner: ROUND VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)
  • K09PM (Channel 9; COVELO, CA; Owner: ROUND VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)
  • K11PT (Channel 11; COVELO, CA; Owner: ROUND VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)
  • K04GZ (Channel 4; COVELO, CA; Owner: ROUND VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE)

Covelo fatal accident list:

Sep 23, 1983 06:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • $97,000Total costs
  • 6,814Total average daily traffic
  • 793Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,301Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Covelo Site: 8.2 Miles East Of Covelo On Northern Edge Of Etsel Ridge (Lat: 39.785444 Lon: -123.097222), Call Sign: KNKN260, Licensee ID: L00127162
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 10/20/2009, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019Registrant: California Rural Service Area #1, Inc.

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Janel E Chapman, 75900 Covelo Road (Lat: 39.787083 Lon: -123.249028), Type: 29.9, Overall height: 29.9 m, Registrant: 5413125400, , 650 SW COLUMBIA, SUITE 7200
  • DON HOUGHTON, 75900 Covelo Road (Lat: 39.787083 Lon: -123.249028), Type: 29.9, Overall height: 29.9 m, Registrant: 4692297422, Ka8805@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS-A3
  • Don Houghton, 75900 Covelo Road (Lat: 39.787083 Lon: -123.249028), Type: 29.9, Overall height: 29.9 m, Registrant: 4692297422, Ka8805@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS-A3

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 77251 Covelo Rd (Lat: 39.806833 Lon: -123.246667), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPAN670, Licensee ID: L00009514
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0800 MHz, 47.2000 MHzGrant Date: 07/29/1997, Expiration Date: 09/16/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95814-0282, Phone: (916) 657-9999
  • COVELOCDFFFS, 77251 Covelo Road (Lat: 39.806833 Lon: -123.247750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 18.2 m, Overall height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: KVX92
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.270 MHz, 159.300 MHz, 159.330 MHz, 151.160 MHz, 151.445 MHzGrant Date: 11/03/2010, Expiration Date: 01/22/2021, Certifier: Glen S NashRegistrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:
  • Covelo Telemetry Sta 16 Km E (Lat: 39.825444 Lon: -123.084722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: KHQ84
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.475 MHzGrant Date: 09/09/2003, Expiration Date: 08/28/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/14/2011, Certifier: Glen S NashRegistrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • 74900 Covelo Rd (Lat: 39.778778 Lon: -123.245000), Call Sign: KNEJ487, Licensee ID: L00078699
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.1200 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/1997, Expiration Date: 10/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/26/2003Registrant: John S Rohrbough Enterprises, 74900 Covelo Rd, Covelo, CA 95428, Phone: (707) 983-6282
  • Lat: 39.767139 Lon: -123.244028, Call Sign: WPSI305
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.312 MHz, 463.362 MHz, 468.312 MHz, 468.362 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2001, Expiration Date: 05/04/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2011, Certifier: Francisco R MontesRegistrant: Agrilink International Inc., 2282 Airport Blvd., Santa Rosa, CA 95403, Phone: (707) 522-2274, Fax: (707) 579-1735, Email:
  • Lat: 39.712778 Lon: -123.232222, Call Sign: WPXU623
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.915 MHz, 159.990 MHzGrant Date: 06/12/2003, Expiration Date: 06/12/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2013, Certifier: Jacob C ChristfortRegistrant: Christfort Ranch, 355 Bryant #410, San Francisco, CA 94107, Phone: (707) 982-7078, Fax: (707) 982-7078, Email:
  • Lat: 39.772500 Lon: -123.098889, Call Sign: WQRN667
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.600 MHz, 159.945 MHzGrant Date: 06/25/2013, Expiration Date: 06/25/2023, Certifier: Robert LashinskiRegistrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • COVELO, 8.2 Mi. E Of Covelo On Northern Edge Of Etsel Ridge (Lat: 39.785444 Lon: -123.097222), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 45.8 m, Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQGY375
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 05/23/2007, Expiration Date: 05/23/2017, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • COVELO, 76424 Main St (Lat: 39.794611 Lon: -123.249694), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 13 m, Call Sign: WQJQ493
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6197.24 MHzGrant Date: 11/25/2008, Expiration Date: 11/25/2018, Certifier: Don GrossmanRegistrant: Intelpath, 16w575 79th St., #102, Willowbrook, IL 60527, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • COLEVO SUB, Riffe Road (Lat: 39.789500 Lon: -123.246556), Type: Building, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.1 m, Call Sign: WQLS655
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/15/2010, Expiration Date: 04/15/2020, Cancellation Date: 08/01/2011, Certifier: Peter W HalstadRegistrant: County Of Mendocino, 841 Low Gap Road, Ukiah, CA 95482, Phone: (707) 463-4294, Fax: (707) 463-4673, Email:
  • Covelo Bank, Lat: 39.794361 Lon: -123.249611, Type: Mast, Structure height: 15.2 m, Overall height: 16 m, Call Sign: WQNR232
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/26/2011, Expiration Date: 04/26/2021, Certifier: Don GrossmanRegistrant: Willitsonline LLC, 111 S. Main St, Willits, CA 95490, Phone: (707) 459-0824, Fax: (707) 370-6666, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 22830 South Airport Rd-Round Valley Airport (Lat: 39.793111 Lon: -123.272806), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQKX700
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHzGrant Date: 10/20/2009, Expiration Date: 10/20/2019, Certifier: Howard N DashiellRegistrant: Aviation Spectrum Resources Inc., 2551 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD 21401, Phone: (410) 266-2132, Fax: (410) 573-3003, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Covelo)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1411B , Serial Number: 6038, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 09/16/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Benjamin A Fetzer, Po Box 1157, Covelo, CA 95428
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 20061 , Serial Number: 17260973, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 09/20/1972
    Registrant (Corporation): Covelo Machine & Tool Trade, Po Box 398, Covelo, CA 95428
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 76 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2567V , Serial Number: R1722223, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Ben Harness, 41390 Mendocino Pass Rd, Covelo, CA 95428
  • Aircraft: WILLIAM B COOK CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 571YC , Serial Number: CH2019ZB0784
    Registrant (Individual): William B Cook, Po Box 418, Covelo, CA 95428
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7527P , Serial Number: 24-2730, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 05/04/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Andrew D White, Po Box 485, Covelo, CA 95428
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210-5(205) (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8394Z , Serial Number: 205-0394, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Benjamin A Fetzer, Po Box 1157, Covelo, CA 95428

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Covelo, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1675.1 years
John1372.8 years
Charles1274.0 years
George1175.6 years
James1073.4 years
Frank1083.9 years
Robert1075.6 years
Mary986.2 years
Frances778.1 years
Joseph683.1 years
Most common last names in Covelo, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1676.8 years
Bauer881.7 years
Johnson878.9 years
Britton860.4 years
Lincoln769.1 years
Hurt779.1 years
Phillips773.3 years
Mclane762.0 years
Dunlap685.5 years
Benton662.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (49%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (30%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Utility gas (5%)

Businesses in Covelo, CA

  • True Value: 1

Covelo compared to California state average:

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

Covelo on our top lists:

  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Southern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Africa (population 500+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Africa, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 3 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • George Helmholz (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.