East Quincy, California

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Population in 2010: 2,489.
Population change since 2000: +3.8%
Males: 1,339  (53.8%)
Females: 1,150  (46.2%)
Median resident age:

46.1 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 95971.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,809 (it was $35,648 in 2000)
East Quincy:

$49,809
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,413 (it was $17,299 in 2000)

East Quincy CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $254,011 (it was $106,600 in 2000)
East Quincy:

$254,011
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $265,976; detached houses: $299,058; mobile homes: $151,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $909.

March 2019 cost of living index in East Quincy: 92.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.1%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in East Quincy, CA (2010)
    • 2,07983.5%White alone
    • 1616.5%Hispanic
    • 1224.9%Two or more races
    • 753.0%Black alone
    • 371.5%American Indian alone
    • 120.5%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone

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

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Ancestries: German (20.7%), Italian (10.0%), American (9.4%), Irish (9.3%), European (5.2%), English (4.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 3500 feet

Land area: 12.1 square miles.

Population density: 206 people per square mile   (very low).

East Quincy, California map

70 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America).

This place:

2.8%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,816 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,774 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (51.1 miles , pop. 59,954).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (100.0 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (428.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Quincy, CA (1.5 miles ),
Keddie, CA (2.4 miles),
Spring Garden, CA (2.5 miles),
Meadow Valley, CA (2.9 miles ),
Paxton, CA (2.9 miles),
Greenhorn, CA (2.9 miles),
Indian Falls, CA (3.0 miles),
Twain, CA (3.1 miles)

Latitude: 39.94 N, Longitude: 120.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Distribution of median household income in East Quincy, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in East Quincy, CA in 2017
East Quincy satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

12.8%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in East Quincy, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Wood products (10.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.4%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Wood products (17.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.5%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.7%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.5%)
Most common occupations in East Quincy, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.9%)

Average climate in East Quincy, California

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2006 was 53.8. This is better than average.

City:

53.8
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 22.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.4
U.S.:

19.6

Earthquake activity:

East Quincy-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 696% 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 174.8 miles away from East Quincy center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 184.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 250.6 miles away from East Quincy 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 169.5 miles away from East Quincy center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 180.6 miles away from East Quincy center
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 196.0 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 Plumas County (13) is near the US average (13).
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).
East Quincy topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near East Quincy:

  • COUNTRY VILLA QUINCY HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; QUINCY, CA)
  • QUINCY HOME MEDICAL SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; QUINCY, CA)
  • INDIAN VALLEY HOSPITAL D P SNF (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GREENVILLE, CA)

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

  • Butte College (about 44 miles; Oroville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 8,649)
  • California State University-Chico (about 52 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 64 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 65 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 6,919)
  • Yuba College (about 66 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • Western Nevada College (about 79 miles; Carson City, NV; FT enrollment: 2,338)
  • Sierra College (about 81 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in East Quincy: Rockwell Park Recreational Site (A), Quincy District Ranger Office (B), Quincy Fire Protection District Station 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Qunicy Cemetery (1), East Lawn Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Thompson Creek (A), Taylor Creek (B), West Branch Mill Creek (C), Middle Branch Mill Creek (D), East Branch Mill Creek (E), Clear Stream (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in East Quincy include: Pioneer Park (1), Plumas County Fairgrounds (2). Display/hide their locations 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
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

59.9%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.1%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
38 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
35 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
5 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in East Quincy:

Marital status in East Quincy, CA
  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 50.3%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in East Quincy:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - East Quincy
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for East Quincy, CA (based on Plumas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,66723
Catholic1,2164
Mainline Protestant8468
Other7646
None15,514-
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: 12
Here:

5.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

18.46 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

7.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.0%
California:

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

13.9%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
East Quincy:

49.6%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
East Quincy:

46.6%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
East Quincy:

24.7%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.0%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.3%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Here:

55.4%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.2%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Quincy, CA Residents

6.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,133 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
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 Washoe County, NV  0.94% ($44,221 average AGI)
to Butte County, CA  0.47% ($33,794)
to Lassen County, CA  0.37% ($47,926)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Quincy:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • KBZZ (1270 AM; 13 kW; SPARKS, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPTT (630 AM; 5 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Quincy:

  • 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)
  • K213BF (90.5 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • K221DG (92.1 FM; QUINCY, ETC., CA; Owner: SIERRA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, 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)
  • KNLF (95.9 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: NEW LIFE BROADCASTING)
  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • K285EQ (104.9 FM; VERDI, NV; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYIX (104.9 FM; SOUTH OROVILLE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around East Quincy:

  • K11JU (Channel 11; QUINCY, CA; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF CHICO-REDDING)
East Quincy fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

East Quincy fatal accident list:

Dec 18, 2015 05:25 PM, Sr-70, Redberg Ave, Lat: 39.934475, Lon: -120.909156, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 17, 2014 10:32 PM, Cr-Lee Road, Lat: 39.942511, Lon: -120.920281, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 6, 2005 06:05 PM, Sr-70, Lat: 39.933910, Lon: -120.897450, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 12.2mTotal length
  • $751,000Total costs
  • 5,005Total average daily traffic
  • 470Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,519Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in East Quincy, CA
  • 38.4%Wood
  • 32.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 18.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.0%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Electricity
  • 1.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in East Quincy, CA
  • 48.1%Wood
  • 22.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.2%Utility gas
  • 11.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


East Quincy compared to California state average:

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

East Quincy on our top lists:

  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Oceania, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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