Cromberg, California

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Population in 2010: 261. Population change since 2000: -10.0%
Males: 129  (49.7%)
Females: 132  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  53.3 years
California median age:  32.1 years

Zip codes: 96103.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,709 (it was $51,250 in 2000)
Cromberg:

$28,709
CA:

$58,328
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $34,968 (it was $24,252 in 2000)

Cromberg CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $278,137 (it was $144,900 in 2000)
Cromberg:

$278,137
CA:

$349,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $276,116; Detached houses: $276,116

Median gross rent in 2012: $625.

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  • White alone - 229 (87.7%)
  • Hispanic - 18 (6.9%)
  • Asian alone - 5 (1.9%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (1.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (1.5%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Cromberg: 94.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.2%), English (17.6%), Irish (11.5%), French (8.8%), Greek (7.6%), Swiss (6.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4280 feet

Land area: 9.02 square miles.

Population density: 29 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Cromberg:

  • High school or higher: 97.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 13.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cromberg CDP:

  • Never married: 28.3%
  • Now married: 66.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 5.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,357 (1.0%)

Cromberg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reno, NV (52.7 miles , pop. 180,480).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (99.6 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (420.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Greenhorn, CA (1.8 miles) , Spring Garden, CA (2.3 miles) , Plumas Eureka, CA (2.5 miles ), Johnsville, CA (2.5 miles) , Blairsden, CA (2.8 miles) , Graeagle, CA (2.9 miles ), Mohawk Vista, CA (3.0 miles) , C-Road, CA (3.2 miles) .

Latitude: 39.87 N, Longitude: 120.71 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Cromberg household income distribution Cromberg home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.1%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Rail and water transportation workers (20%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (13%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (9%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (8%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (19%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (19%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (19%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (17%)
  • Business operations specialists (14%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (11%)

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

Average climate in Cromberg, California

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Earthquake activity:

Cromberg-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 703% 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 178.7 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 175.0 miles away from Cromberg center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 169.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 262.0 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 180.9 miles away from Cromberg center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 151.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Plumas County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cromberg topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cromberg:

  • COUNTRY VILLA QUINCY HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; QUINCY, CA)
  • QUINCY HOME MEDICAL SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; QUINCY, CA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cromberg:

  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 53 miles; Reno, NV; Full-time enrollment: 15,092)
  • Butte College (about 53 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 53 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 6,919)
  • California State University-Chico (about 62 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Yuba College (about 68 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • Western Nevada College (about 68 miles; Carson City, NV; FT enrollment: 2,338)
  • Sierra College (about 80 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)

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Notable locations in Cromberg: Twentymile House (A), Long Valley Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Little Long Valley Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Plumas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 57.9. This is better than average.

City:

57.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 22.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 30.7%
(31.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.9%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.3%
Whole state:  7.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Cromberg compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (52%)
  • Wood (38%)
  • Electricity (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Cromberg CDP (based on Plumas County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.52%
Here: 29.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionAssemblies of God
Adherents48.8%14.0%12.2%9.1%5.1%
Congregations12.1%15.2%12.1%12.1%12.1%
NameVineyard USALutheran ChurchChurches of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaOther
Adherents2.0%1.9%1.9%1.8%3.3%
Congregations3.0%9.1%6.1%3.0%15.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Plumas County:

5.83 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Plumas County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Plumas County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
Here:

18.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Plumas County:

26.0%
California:

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

13.9%
State:

17.9%

6.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
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 Butte County, CA  0.59% ($30,372 average AGI)
from Washoe County, NV  0.59% ($35,372)
from Placer County, CA  0.26% ($54,368)


6.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,824 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
California average:

5.12%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washoe County, NV  0.93% ($40,681 average AGI)
to Butte County, CA  0.89% ($25,197)
to Lassen County, CA  0.35% ($34,731)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cromberg:

  • KPCO (1370 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, CA; Owner: CAROUSEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KPTT (630 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KBZZ (1270 AM; 13 kW; SPARKS, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNCO (830 AM; 5 kW; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: NEVADA COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cromberg:

  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: KEILY MILLER)
  • KHJQ (92.3 FM; SUSANVILLE, CA; Owner: SIERRA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K205EJ (88.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTOR (99.7 FM; WESTWOOD, CA; Owner: SIERRA RADIO, INC.)
  • KBNF (98.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CAROUSEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K209AY (89.7 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: THE UNIV. FOUND. CA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K285EQ (104.9 FM; VERDI, NV; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRNO (106.9 FM; INCLINE VILLAGE, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODS (103.7 FM; CARNELIAN BAY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCA (96.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KSRN (107.7 FM; KINGS BEACH, CA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KNHK (92.9 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTKE (101.5 FM; TRUCKEE, CA; Owner: TRUCKSTER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHXR (94.5 FM; SUN VALLEY, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Grizzly Ridge Telem Sta 7 Km N (Lat: 39.916556 Lon: -120.649389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WAW776, Licensee ID: L00009514
    Assigned Frequencies: 171.875 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/02/2002, Expiration Date: 05/06/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/15/2011, 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:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Sloat, Lat: 39.838472 Lon: -120.707833, Type: Building, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQOD442
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/19/2011, Expiration Date: 08/19/2021, Certifier: Scott M Schifando
    Registrant: Digitalpath Inc., 275 Airpark Blvd. Suite 500, Chico, CA 95973, Phone: (530) 571-7669, Fax: (530) 899-7787, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KE6POO, Licensee ID: L00142551
    Grant Date: 12/29/1994, Expiration Date: 12/29/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/19/2002
    Registrant: Bonita C Van Bergen, 58825 Little 6 Long Valley Creek Rd, Cromberg, CA 96103
  • Call Sign: WD6FGB, Licensee ID: L00142062
    Grant Date: 11/30/2007, Expiration Date: 02/20/2018, Certifier: Lawrence H Van Bergen
    Registrant: Lawrence H Van Bergen, 58825 Little Long Valley Creek Rd, Cromberg, CA 96103
  • Call Sign: K6BON, Previous Call Sign: KE6POO, Licensee ID: L00142551
    Grant Date: 02/22/2012, Expiration Date: 03/19/2022, Certifier: Bonita C Van Bergen Mrs
    Registrant: Bonita C Van Bergen Mrs, 58825 Little Long Valley Creek Rd, Cromberg, CA 96103
  • Call Sign: KI6YNO, Licensee ID: L01483889
    Grant Date: 04/17/2009, Expiration Date: 04/17/2019, Certifier: Robert A Burwell
    Registrant: Robert A Burwell, Cromberg, CA 96103

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1

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