Dillon Beach, California

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Population in 2010: 283.
Population change since 2000: -11.3%
Males: 119  (42.1%)
Females: 164  (57.9%)
Median resident age:

39.3 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 94929, 94971.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $115,133 (it was $47,679 in 2000)
Dillon Beach:

$115,133
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $73,267 (it was $39,475 in 2000)

Dillon Beach CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: over $1,000,000 (it was $361,900 in 2000)
Dillon Beach:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2019: $2,735.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dillon Beach: 141.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 0.0%
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Ancestries: European (38.0%), Scottish (19.0%), Swedish (9.0%), Dutch (8.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 80 feet

Land area: 2.97 square miles.

Population density: 95 people per square mile   (very low).

Dillon Beach, California map

10 residents are foreign born (4.0% Oceania).

This place:

4.0%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $10,953 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $11,678 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Petaluma, CA (18.0 miles , pop. 54,548).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Contra Costa, CA (40.0 miles , pop. 236,008).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (384.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Tomales, CA (1.8 miles ),
Valley Ford, CA (2.4 miles),
Bodega Bay, CA (2.7 miles ),
Bodega, CA (2.7 miles ),
Bloomfield, CA (2.8 miles ),
Salmon Creek, CA (3.1 miles),
Carmet, CA (3.4 miles),
Inverness, CA (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 38.24 N, Longitude: 122.96 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 707

Distribution of median household income in Dillon Beach, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Dillon Beach, CA in 2019
Dillon Beach satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
California:

7.9%

Average climate in Dillon Beach, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Dillon Beach, California average temperatures Dillon Beach, California average precipitation Dillon Beach, California humidity Dillon Beach, California wind speed Dillon Beach, California snowfall Dillon Beach, California sunshine Dillon Beach, California clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.3. This is about average.

City:

74.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.367. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.367
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.40. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.40
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 20.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.55
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Dillon Beach-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 7069% 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 16.6 miles away from Dillon Beach center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 219.4 miles away from the city center
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 101.7 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
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 Dillon Beach center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 253.6 miles away from Dillon Beach center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 200.4 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 Marin County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 9, Mudslides: 7, Winter Storms: 7, Landslides: 6, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Dillon Beach:

  • APPLE VALLEY POST-ACUTE REHAB (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SEBASTOPOL, CA)
  • FIRCREST CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SEBASTOPOL, CA)
  • PALM DRIVE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; SEBASTOPOL, CA)
  • TLC ON LARCH (Hospital, about 16 miles away; COTATI, CA)
  • TLC ON LOMBARD (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ROHNERT PARK, CA)
  • ST. JOSEPH HOME CARE - GREATER SONOMA COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; ROHNERT PARK, CA)

Amtrak stations near Dillon Beach:

  • 16 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.
  • 18 miles: PETALUMA (100 FAIRGROUNDS DR.) - Bus Station . Services: snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 20 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 Dillon Beach:

  • Sonoma State University (about 18 miles; Rohnert Park, CA; Full-time enrollment: 7,796)
  • Santa Rosa Junior College (about 20 miles; Santa Rosa, CA; FT enrollment: 13,047)
  • College of Marin (about 30 miles; Kentfield, CA; FT enrollment: 4,489)
  • Napa Valley College (about 38 miles; Napa, CA; FT enrollment: 3,780)
  • Contra Costa College (about 39 miles; San Pablo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,249)
  • University of San Francisco (about 43 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 9,190)
  • Academy of Art University (about 44 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 12,352)

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

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

WILLIAM TELL HOUSE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-08-2008)
Average household size:
This place:

1.9 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

59.2%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.1%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Dillon Beach:

Marital status in Dillon Beach, CA
  • Never married: 13.8%
  • Now married: 44.7%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 26.0%

For population 25 years and over in Dillon Beach:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 56.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 49.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
California average:

14.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dillon Beach, CA (based on Marin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic77,11430
Other12,11950
Mainline Protestant9,45848
Evangelical Protestant8,81771
Orthodox1,5253
Black Protestant7752
None142,601-
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: 64
Marin County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Marin County:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Marin County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Here:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 295
This county:

11.95 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

7.0%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

17.1%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.1%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dillon Beach:

51.9%
California:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.6%
State:

48.0%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
State:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

25.1%
California:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Dillon Beach:

4.5%
California:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dillon Beach:

34.5%
State:

31.5%

General health condition:
This city:

55.5%
California:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

71.8%
California:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dillon Beach, CA Residents

6.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($167,739 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
California average:

5.03%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,201 average AGI)
Marin County:

0.08%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from San Francisco County, CA  1.48% ($260,122 average AGI)
from Sonoma County, CA  0.57% ($75,372)
from Alameda County, CA  0.38% ($95,565)


6.46% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($124,639 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.46%
California average:

5.21%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,920 average AGI)
Marin County:

0.11%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sonoma County, CA  1.11% ($90,893 average AGI)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.73% ($125,502)
to Alameda County, CA  0.40% ($94,762)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dillon Beach:

  • 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.)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSRO (1350 AM; 5 kW; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KDYA (1190 AM; 10 kW; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: BAYBRIDGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dillon Beach:

  • KWMR (90.5 FM; POINT REYES STATION, CA; Owner: WEST MARIN COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • 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-FM1 (101.7 FM; PETALUMA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • 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)
  • KMHX (104.1 FM; WINDSOR, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF SONOMA, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • KRCB-FM (91.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: RURAL CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFGY (92.9 FM; HEALDSBURG, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KJZY (93.7 FM; SEBASTOPOL, CA; Owner: REDWOOD EMPIRE STEREOCASTERS)
  • KXFX (101.7 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KSXY (98.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K202CT (88.3 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Dillon Beach:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 7.4mTotal length
  • 100Total average daily traffic
  • 8Total average daily truck traffic
  • 214Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Oceana Marin (Lat: 38.257417 Lon: -122.957778), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WRMT871,
    Assigned Frequencies: 171.912 MHz, Grant Date: 06/03/2021, Expiration Date: 06/03/2031, Certifier: Andrew Leblanc, Registrant: Federal Engineering, Inc., 10560 Arrowhead Drive Suite 100, Fairfax, VA 22030, Phone: (703) 359-8200, Fax: (703) 359-8204, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • COAST SPRINGS TANK, 50 Oceana Drive (Lat: 38.252333 Lon: -122.957333), Type: Tank, Structure height: 4.9 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WPVM207, Licensee ID: L00009760,
    Assigned Frequencies: 941.256 MHz, 941.381 MHz, 932.256 MHz, 932.381 MHz, Grant Date: 07/12/2002, Expiration Date: 04/07/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2004, Registrant: California Water Service Co., 1720 N. First St., San Jose, CA 95112, Phone: (408) 367-8336, Fax: (408) 367-8427, Email:
  • Lawsons Landing, 94 Marine Dr (Lat: 38.232611 Lon: -122.968278), Type: Building, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 8.6 m, Call Sign: WQZT431,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/27/2017, Expiration Date: 07/27/2027, Certifier: Leighton Hills, Registrant: Intelpath, 111 Fuller Rd, Hinsdale, IL 60521, Phone: (312) 941-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dillon Beach)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: VOGLER CARL W SR EXEC 162F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 347CV, N347CV, N-347CV, Serial Number: 6211, Certificate Issue Date: 03/04/1997
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Carl W Sr Vogler, Po Box 153, Dillon Beach, CA 94929, Other Owners: Nancy L Vogler
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/28/2017

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$436,5901$193,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$298,6700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1330.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Dillon Beach, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Dillon Beach, CA - Value
Most common first names in Dillon Beach, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Donald272.0 years
Helen291.0 years
Frank288.0 years
John267.0 years
Kathryn278.5 years
Walter268.0 years
Most common last names in Dillon Beach, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lawson776.8 years
George270.0 years
Chapman293.4 years
Colvin278.0 years
Martin290.0 years
Paulsen284.0 years
Smith271.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dillon Beach, CA
  • 74.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 25.8%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dillon Beach, CA
  • 66.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 33.3%Electricity


Dillon Beach compared to California state average:

  • Median house value above 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Dillon Beach on our top lists:

  • #74 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2021.