For population 25 years and over in East Sierra:
For population 15 years and over in East Sierra CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reno, NV (27.4 miles , pop. 180,480).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (95.2 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (396.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Loyalton, CA (2.5 miles ), Whitehawk, CA (3.8 miles) , Iron Horse, CA (3.9 miles ), Beckwourth, CA (4.0 miles ), Valley Ranch, CA (4.0 miles) , Portola, CA (4.0 miles ), Clio, CA (4.0 miles) , Chilcoot-Vinton, CA (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 39.61 N, Longitude: 120.32 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 530
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in East Sierra: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in East Sierra, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:East Sierra-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 734% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/6/1954 at 11:13:18, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/12/1994 at 12:23:43, a magnitude 6.1 (5.4 MB, 5.7 MS, 6.1 MW, 6.0 MD, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 61.2 miles away from East Sierra center
On 8/1/1975 at 20:20:12, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.7 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 57.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/28/1995 at 18:27:59, a magnitude 5.5 (4.6 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.0 ML, 5.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 09:53:30, a magnitude 5.3 (4.7 MB, 5.3 ML, 4.8 MW, Depth: 6.4 mi) earthquake occurred 28.1 miles away from East Sierra center
On 9/12/1994 at 23:57:09, a magnitude 5.4 (4.9 MB, 5.3 ML, 5.4 ML, Depth: 0.3 mi) earthquake occurred 66.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sierra County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
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East Sierra compared to California state average:
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Religion statistics for East Sierra (based on Sierra County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
11.12% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,854 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,257 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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