Dobbins, California

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Population in 2010: 624.
Males: 287  (46.1%)
Females: 337  (53.9%)
Median resident age:

32.5 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 95935, 95962.

Dobbins Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $63,120
Dobbins:

$63,120
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,832

Dobbins CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $253,000
Dobbins:

$253,000
CA:

$509,400

Median gross rent in 2017: $948.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dobbins: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 27.0%
(27.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Dobbins, CA (2010)
    • 50881.4%White alone
    • 518.2%American Indian alone
    • 294.6%Two or more races
    • 284.5%Hispanic
    • 40.6%Black alone
    • 40.6%Asian alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Dobbins, California as of December 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Dobbins is 241 to 1.


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Ancestries: Dutch (27.4%), Russian (26.5%), Scotch-Irish (11.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 720 feet

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Loomis Basin-Folsom Lake, CA (40.1 miles , pop. 67,397).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (58.2 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (397.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

North San Juan, CA (2.3 miles ),
Yuba Foothills, CA (2.4 miles ),
Challenge-Brownsville, CA (2.8 miles ),
Rackerby, CA (2.9 miles ),
Lake Wildwood, CA (3.1 miles ),
Robinson Mill, CA (3.2 miles),
Camptonville, CA (3.2 miles),
Rough and Ready, CA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.37 N, Longitude: 121.20 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Distribution of median household income in Dobbins, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Dobbins, CA in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.9%
California:

4.6%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 128. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

128
U.S.:

74
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.53
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 42.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

42.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.50. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.50
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Dobbins-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 725% 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 135.6 miles away from Dobbins center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 211.4 miles away from Dobbins center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 247.9 miles away from Dobbins 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 166.4 miles away from Dobbins center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 178.2 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 159.4 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 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 Yuba County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 6, Fires: 3, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Dobbins:

  • FREMONT-RIDEOUT HOME HLTH/VALLEY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, CA)
  • OAK PARK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • WOLF CREEK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • SIERRA NEVADA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • GOLDEN EMPIRE CONV HOSP (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • SPRING HILL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • SIERRA NEVADA HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)

Amtrak stations near Dobbins:

  • 13 miles: NEVADA CITY (301 SACRAMENTO ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking.
  • 14 miles: GRASS VALLEY (125 E. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dobbins:

  • Yuba College (about 25 miles; Marysville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,737)
  • Butte College (about 31 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • Sierra College (about 41 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • California State University-Chico (about 43 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 50 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)
  • American River College (about 51 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 54 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)

Public elementary/middle school in Dobbins:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Yuba County Forestry Headquarter (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Lake Francis (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Yuba County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

58.4%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.0%
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: 0.8% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Dobbins:

Marital status in Dobbins, CA
  • Never married: 44.5%
  • Now married: 37.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

For population 25 years and over in Dobbins:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
California average:

15.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dobbins, CA (based on Yuba County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,1383
Evangelical Protestant5,90446
Other4,4069
Mainline Protestant8917
Black Protestant2661
None48,550-
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: 13
Yuba County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Here:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Here:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Yuba County:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

7.2%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Yuba County:

27.4%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Yuba County:

16.4%
California:

17.9%

11.41% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,931 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.41%
California average:

5.03%

0.36% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,405 average AGI)
Yuba County:

0.36%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Sutter County, CA  2.65% ($39,398 average AGI)
from Sacramento County, CA  1.77% ($50,397)
from Placer County, CA  1.30% ($51,234)


10.70% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,189 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.70%
California average:

5.21%

0.34% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,324 average AGI)
Yuba County:

0.34%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Sutter County, CA  2.97% ($36,520 average AGI)
to Sacramento County, CA  1.10% ($44,300)
to Placer County, CA  0.66% ($60,562)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dobbins:

  • KNCO (830 AM; 5 kW; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: NEVADA COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KAHI (950 AM; 10 kW; AUBURN, CA; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KMYC (1410 AM; 5 kW; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: THOMAS F. HUTH)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KLIB (1110 AM; 10 kW; ROSEVILLE, CA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dobbins:

  • KVMR (89.5 FM; NEVADA CITY, CA; Owner: NEVADA CITY COMMUNITY BROADCAST GRUP)
  • KLVS (99.3 FM; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNCO-FM (94.1 FM; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: NEVADA COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K258AQ (99.5 FM; YANKEE HILL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KXCL (103.9 FM; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KYIX (104.9 FM; SOUTH OROVILLE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRCX-FM (99.9 FM; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: KEILY MILLER)
  • KMJE (101.5 FM; GRIDLEY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K213BZ (90.5 FM; RICHVALE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKCY (103.1 FM; COLUSA, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K205EJ (88.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KHJQ (92.3 FM; SUSANVILLE, CA; Owner: SIERRA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTOR (99.7 FM; WESTWOOD, CA; Owner: SIERRA RADIO, INC.)
  • KBNF (98.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CAROUSEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Dobbins:

  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • K16CX (Channel 16; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: SIERRA JOINT JR. COLLEGE DISTRICT)

Dobbins fatal accident list:

Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM, Cr-Marysville Road, Lat: 39.373389, Lon: -121.234397, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 25, 2014 00:00 AM, Cr-Marysville Rd, Lat: 39.367194, Lon: -121.187694, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 16, 2005 11:10 PM, Marysville Rd, Lat: 39.372970, Lon: -121.234490, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
Aug 29, 2003 08:17 PM, Marysville Rd, Lat: 39.369023, Lon: -121.239524, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Apr 27, 2002 06:10 PM, Marysville Rd, Lat: 39.369023, Lon: -121.239524, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 17, 2002 01:35 PM, Marysville Rd, Lat: 39.369023, Lon: -121.239524, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 1, 1999 02:40 AM, Marysville Rd, Lat: 39.369023, Lon: -121.239524, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 11.9mTotal length
  • $443,000Total costs
  • 6,550Total average daily traffic
  • 390Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,419Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dobbins)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • DOBBINCDFFS, 9946 Marysville Rd (Lat: 39.382056 Lon: -121.220472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: KSX38,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.330 MHz, 159.360 MHz, 151.160 MHz, 151.250 MHz, 151.385 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2012, Expiration Date: 04/30/2022, Certifier: Glen S Nash, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:
  • OREGONPKYUB, Oregon Peak 2 Mi N (Lat: 39.387944 Lon: -121.176611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: KMA937,
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.3400 MHz, 42.5000 MHz, 44.7000 MHz, 72.8000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/06/2013, Expiration Date: 10/31/2023, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6174, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • Oregon Peak 3 Km N (Lat: 39.387944 Lon: -121.176611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: KMB242,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.265 MHz, 151.265 MHz, 151.325 MHz, 151.325 MHz, Grant Date: 07/02/2014, Expiration Date: 09/15/2024, Certifier: Glen S Nash, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6174, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:
  • Bullards Bar (Lat: 39.387667 Lon: -121.143278), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WHA301, Licensee ID: L00072563,
    Assigned Frequencies: 170.250 MHz, Grant Date: 09/17/1998, Expiration Date: 09/17/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/23/2003, Certifier: Ivan S French, Registrant: Yuba County Water Agency, Dobbins, CA 95935, Phone: (916) 741-6295, Fax: (916) 692-2513
  • Bullards Bar Dam (Lat: 39.387778 Lon: -121.142222), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPZL293,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.337 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2013, Expiration Date: 02/04/2024, Certifier: Steven C Onken, Registrant: Yuba County Water Agency, 12700 Lake Francis Road, Dobbins, CA 95935, Phone: (530) 740-7073, Fax: (530) 740-7124, Email:
  • OREGON PEAK, Oregon Peak / Ne Of Marysville, Ca & Nw Of Nevada City, Ca (Lat: 39.388972 Lon: -121.177472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WRCH524,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.785 MHz, Grant Date: 10/02/2018, Expiration Date: 10/02/2028, Certifier: Tim Standley, Registrant: Sierra County Sheriffs Office, 100 Courthouse Sq., Downieville, CA 95936, Phone: (530) 289-3700, Fax: (530) 289-3318, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB6VHW, Licensee ID: L01416425, Grant Date: 07/15/2008, Expiration Date: 09/25/2018, Certifier: Ernest M Royat, Registrant: Ernest M Royat, Dobbins, CA 95935
  • Call Sign: KF6DQV, Grant Date: 05/09/1996, Expiration Date: 05/09/2006, Cancellation Date: 05/10/2008, Registrant: David A Shepherd, Box 444, Dobbins, CA 95935
  • Call Sign: N9BD, Licensee ID: L01179626, Grant Date: 06/30/2016, Expiration Date: 09/24/2026, Certifier: Joseph P Visalli, Registrant: Joseph P Visalli, Dobbins, CA 95935
  • Call Sign: W6HKB, Licensee ID: L00208751, Grant Date: 01/02/2013, Expiration Date: 03/16/2023, Certifier: Clement P Visalli, Registrant: Clement P Visalli, Dobbins, CA 95935
  • Call Sign: W6YZT, Grant Date: 09/25/1996, Expiration Date: 09/25/2006, Cancellation Date: 09/26/2008, Registrant: Cecil L Owens, Dobbins, CA 95935
  • Call Sign: KG6PNJ, Licensee ID: L00648616, Grant Date: 01/14/2013, Expiration Date: 03/04/2023, Certifier: Teddy G Beevers, Registrant: Teddy G Beevers, Dobbins, CA 95935
  • Call Sign: KJ6QZQ, Licensee ID: L01659149, Grant Date: 09/01/2011, Expiration Date: 09/01/2021, Certifier: Carl G Comenzind Sr, Registrant: Carl G Comenzind Sr, Dobbins, CA 95935

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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dobbins, CA
  • 51.1%Wood
  • 34.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.4%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dobbins, CA
  • 52.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 47.3%Wood


Dobbins compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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