Covelo, California

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Population in 2010: 1,255.
Population change since 2000: +6.8%
Males: 652  (52.0%)
Females: 603  (48.0%)
Median resident age:

36.4 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 95428.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $37,380 (it was $27,639 in 2000)
Covelo:

$37,380
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $18,652 (it was $12,628 in 2000)

Covelo CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $272,072 (it was $85,500 in 2000)
Covelo:

$272,072
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $319,660; detached houses: $342,111; mobile homes: $113,297

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,144.

March 2019 cost of living index in Covelo: 101.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 33.2%
(22.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 54.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.1% for American Indian residents, 16.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Covelo, CA (2019)
    • 42937.4%White alone
    • 38633.7%Hispanic
    • 19216.8%American Indian alone
    • 12510.9%Two or more races
    • 171.5%Black alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone
    • 10.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Covelo, California as of October 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Covelo is 198 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (4.3%), Irish (3.8%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%), American (3.5%), French (3.0%).

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, California map

228 residents are foreign born (18.9% Latin America).

This place:

20.1%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,181 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,560 (0.5%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Covelo, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Covelo, CA in 2019

Covelo satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
California:

7.9%
Most common industries in Covelo, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.1%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Public administration (9.9%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.2%)
  • Public administration (10.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (10.1%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.0%)
  • Apparel (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.3%)
  • Educational services (17.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.2%)
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Social assistance (6.3%)
  • Apparel (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Covelo, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Construction laborers (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Art and design workers (4.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction laborers (9.6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Art and design workers (4.5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Cashiers (7.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.8%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)

Average climate in Covelo, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Covelo, California environmental map by EPA

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Earthquake activity:

Covelo-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 5841% 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 Covelo 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 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 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 Covelo 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 Covelo 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 (25) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 8, Landslides: 6, Mudslides: 5, Fires: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 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

Points of interest:

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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
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

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

For population 15 years and over in Covelo:

Marital status in Covelo, CA
  • Never married: 31.5%
  • Now married: 28.3%
  • Separated: 4.4%
  • Widowed: 17.8%
  • Divorced: 17.9%

For population 25 years and over in Covelo:

  • High school or higher: 76.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 12.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.8
California average:

14.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Covelo
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Covelo, CA (based on Mendocino County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This 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
This county:

13.84 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Mendocino County:

7.1%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Mendocino County:

20.4%
State:

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

19.5%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Covelo:

47.4%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.3%
State:

48.0%

Average BMI:
Covelo:

28.8
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.2%
California:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Covelo:

8.7%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Covelo:

6.7
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.7%
California:

31.5%

General health condition:
Covelo:

52.6%
California:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.8%
California:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Covelo, CA Residents

5.27% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($59,452 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sonoma County, CA  0.80% ($59,313 average AGI)
from Lake County, CA  0.34% ($35,083)
from Alameda County, CA  0.26% ($85,049)


5.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,633 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.03%
California average:

5.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sonoma County, CA  0.76% ($55,889 average AGI)
to Lake County, CA  0.41% ($37,985)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.22% ($37,817)

Businesses in Covelo, CA

  • True Value: 1

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, California
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents12
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents19
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3
  • California average
  • Fatal accident count26371
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents41231
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons8864
  • Fatalities28948
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents65593
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents7144
See more detailed statistics of Covelo fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 121ft / 36.7mTotal length
  • $1,179,000Total costs
  • 12,811Total average daily traffic
  • 1,358Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,576Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Covelo, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Covelo, CA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Covelo)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast 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 MHz, Grant Date: 07/29/1997, Expiration Date: 09/16/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2003, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2020, Expiration Date: 01/22/2031, Certifier: Glen S Nash, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia-Pacific Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 894-5096, Fax: (916) 894-5392, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 09/09/2003, Expiration Date: 08/28/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/14/2011, Certifier: Glen S Nash, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 09/11/1997, Expiration Date: 10/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/26/2003, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2001, Expiration Date: 05/04/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2011, Certifier: Francisco R Montes, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 06/12/2003, Expiration Date: 06/12/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2013, Certifier: Jacob C Christfort, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 06/25/2013, Expiration Date: 06/25/2023, Certifier: Robert Lashinski, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (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:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • 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, N2567V, N-2567V, Serial Number: R1722223, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 03/08/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Ben Harness, 41390 Mendocino Pass Rd, 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, N7527P, N-7527P, Serial Number: 24-2730, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 05/04/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 04/30/2014
    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, N8394Z, N-8394Z, Serial Number: 205-0394, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 06/08/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Benjamin A Fetzer, Po Box 1157, 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, N571YC, N-571YC, Serial Number: CH2019ZB0784, Certificate Issue Date: 11/24/2015
    Registrant (Individual): William B Cook, Po Box 418, Covelo, CA 95428
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/12/2019

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 11. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 25 took place in 2005, and the least - 2 in 2010. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Covelo, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (92.9%), and Structure Fires (3.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Covelo, CA
    • 14492.9%Outside Fires
    • 63.9%Structure Fires
    • 31.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 21.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Covelo, CA
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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Covelo, CA
  • 40.5%Wood
  • 29.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 16.5%Electricity
  • 12.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Covelo, CA
  • 35.3%Electricity
  • 31.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 26.9%Wood
  • 5.0%Solar energy
  • 0.8%No fuel used


Covelo compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above 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.
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