East Colusa, California

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Population in July 2007: 9,242.
Males: 4,606  (49.8%)
Females: 4,636  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  33.5 years
California median age:  33.3 years

Zip code: 95932

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,521 (it was $33,789 in 2000)
East Colusa:

$49,521
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,133 (it was $15,115 in 2000)

East Colusa CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $199,081 (it was $119,500 in 2000)
East Colusa:

$199,081
CA:

$373,100
  • Races in East Colusa, CA (2000)

    East Colusa races chart
    • 4,51554.7%White alone
    • 3,17938.5%Hispanic
    • 1962.4%American Indian alone
    • 1612.0%Two or more races
    • 1091.3%Asian alone
    • 440.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 290.4%Black alone
    • 150.2%Other race alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in East Colusa: 98.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 265.9 square miles.

Population density: 35 people per square mile   (very low).

East Colusa, California map

For population 25 years and over in East Colusa:

  • High school or higher: 69.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Colusa CCD:

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

East Colusa CCD:  0.6% ($740)
California:  0.8% ($1,564)
East Colusa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (38.0 miles , pop. 59,954).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (52.9 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (406.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Colusa, CA (1.0 miles ), Meridian, CA (2.4 miles ), Central Colusa, CA (2.9 miles ), Williams, CA (3.0 miles ), Grimes, CA (3.2 miles ), Maxwell, CA (3.4 miles ), Sutter, CA (3.6 miles ), Arbuckle, CA (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 39.20 N, Longitude: 121.99 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

East Colusa household income distribution East Colusa home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

14.7%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (31%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Food (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Health care (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (17%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

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

Average climate in East Colusa, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

East Colusa-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 713% 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 99.5 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 215.3 miles away from East Colusa 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 135.9 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 254.7 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 145.3 miles away from East Colusa center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 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 179.6 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 Colusa County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 5, 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 East Colusa:

  • COLUSA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; COLUSA, CA)
  • COLUSA INDIAN HEALTH CLINIC DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; COLUSA, CA)
  • VALLEY WEST CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WILLIAMS, CA)
  • VALLEY WEST CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WILLIAMS, CA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Colusa:

  • Yuba College (about 25 miles; Marysville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,737)
  • Butte College (about 36 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • California State University-Chico (about 38 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 46 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)
  • University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley Campus (about 48 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 2,855)
  • University of California-Davis (about 48 miles; Davis, CA; FT enrollment: 30,845)
  • Sierra College (about 51 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)

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Notable locations in East Colusa: Cachil Dehe Rancheria (A), Bell Outing Gun Club (B), Butte Lodge Outing Club (C), California Duck Club (D), Colusa Gun Club (E), Commodore Gun Club (F), Sycamore Siding (G), Princeton Siding (H), Howells Landing (I), Compton Landing (J), Keller Ranch (K), Boggs Landing (L), Mummas Landing (M), Wards Boat Landing (N), Colusa Golf and Country Club (O), Northern Gun Club (P), Limit Gun Club (Q), Lake Land Gun Club (R), Kuhl Gun Club (S), Colusa Carnegie Library (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Green Mallard Duck Club (1), White Mallard Hunting Club (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in East Colusa include: Trinity United Methodist Church (A), Saint Stephens Episcopal Church (B), Pentecostal Church of God (C), First Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes: Cecil Lake (A), Sabin Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bounde Creek (A), Drumheller Slough (B), Freshwater Creek (C), Hopkins Slough (D), Lurline Creek (E), Onemile Creek (F), Butte Creek (G), Willow Creek (H), Stone Corral Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in East Colusa include: Colusa National Wildlife Refuge (1), Colusa County Fairgrounds (2), Colusa Levee Scenic Park (3), Colusa Weir Recreation Area (4), Colusa-Sacramento River State Recreation Area (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 125. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

125
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.279. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.279
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.51. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.51
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 2.07. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.07
U.S.:

20.22

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.99. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.99
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.9%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.6%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

16.4%
Whole state:

14.2%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.2%
Whole state:

6.3%

People in group quarters in East Colusa in 2010:

  • 45 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in East Colusa in 2000:

  • 67 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in other nonhousehold living situations

East Colusa compared to California state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.7
California average:

16.1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for East Colusa CCD (based on Colusa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,1706
Evangelical Protestant1,10613
Mainline Protestant7448
Other3792
None10,020-
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: 9
Colusa County:

4.26 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Colusa County:

2.36 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

4.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

6.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Colusa County:

24.2%
California:

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

17.3%
State:

17.9%

4.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,997 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.19%
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 Sacramento County, CA  0.51% ($28,421 average AGI)
from Yolo County, CA  0.51% ($33,947)
from Sutter County, CA  0.48% ($36,000)


5.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,898 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
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 Sacramento County, CA  0.75% ($33,842 average AGI)
to Sutter County, CA  0.68% ($32,231)
to Yolo County, CA  0.59% ($61,156)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Colusa:

  • 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.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KUBA (1600 AM; 5 kW; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMYC (1410 AM; 5 kW; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: THOMAS F. HUTH)
  • 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.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Colusa:

  • KKCY (103.1 FM; COLUSA, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KRCX-FM (99.9 FM; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMJE (101.5 FM; GRIDLEY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K213BZ (90.5 FM; RICHVALE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXCL (103.9 FM; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, 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.)
  • KYIX (104.9 FM; SOUTH OROVILLE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K258AQ (99.5 FM; YANKEE HILL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K284AG (104.7 FM; WOODLAND, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KQPT (107.5 FM; COLUSA, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC)
  • KSXY (98.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KKFS (105.5 FM; DUNNIGAN, CA; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUIC (95.3 FM; VACAVILLE, CA; Owner: KUIC, INC.)
  • KFGY (92.9 FM; HEALDSBURG, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KWNE (94.5 FM; UKIAH, CA; Owner: BROADCASTING CORP. OF MENDICINO CTY.)

TV broadcast stations around East Colusa:

  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)

East Colusa on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: U. S. Postal service (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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