El Sobrante, California

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Population in 2010: 12,669. Population change since 2000: +3.3%
Males: 6,344  (50.1%)
Females: 6,325  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  40.8 years
California median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 94803.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $63,778 (it was $48,272 in 2000)
El Sobrante:

$63,778
CA:

$64,500

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $31,867 (it was $24,525 in 2000)

El Sobrante CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $359,300 (it was $194,500 in 2000)
El Sobrante:

$359,300
CA:

$449,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $635,640; Detached houses: $683,781; Townhouses or other attached units: $457,225; In 2-unit structures: $584,186; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $374,053; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $356,530; Mobile homes: $83,332; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $71,123

Median gross rent in 2015: $1,384.

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  • Races in El Sobrante, CA (2010)

    El Sobrante races chart
    • 5,21441.2%White alone
    • 3,03624.0%Hispanic
    • 1,94815.4%Asian alone
    • 1,61412.7%Black alone
    • 6224.9%Two or more races
    • 1100.9%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 690.5%Other race alone
    • 560.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in El Sobrante: 140.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (3.7%), Italian (2.8%), Irish (2.8%), European (2.5%), English (2.1%), American (1.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 160 feet

Land area: 3.10 square miles.

Population density: 4,085 people per square mile   (average).

El Sobrante,CA real estate house value index trend

El Sobrante, California map

For population 25 years and over in El Sobrante:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in El Sobrante CDP:

  • Never married: 32.8%
  • Now married: 49.6%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

3,656 residents are foreign born (9.1% Latin America, 7.8% Asia).

This place:

26.6%
California:

27.0%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in El Sobrante, California as of May 26, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in El Sobrante to the number of sex offenders is 792 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $3,670 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $2,800 (0.7%)

El Sobrante satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Contra Costa, CA (1.6 miles , pop. 236,008).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (346.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: West Contra Costa, CA (1.3 miles ), Rollingwood, CA (1.4 miles ), East Richmond Heights, CA (1.4 miles ), Pinole, CA (1.4 miles ), Tara Hills, CA (1.5 miles ), Montalvin Manor, CA (1.6 miles ), San Pablo, CA (1.7 miles ), Bayview-Montalvin, CA (1.7 miles ).

Latitude: 37.97 N, Longitude: 122.30 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,692 (-34.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 432 (6.4%)

El Sobrante household income distribution El Sobrante home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in El Sobrante: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in El Sobrante, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

El Sobrante-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 740% 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 38.4 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 66.0 miles away from El Sobrante center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 222.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 275.2 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 257.0 miles away from El Sobrante 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 190.2 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 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 Contra Costa County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
El Sobrante topographic map

Birthplace of: Chijioke Onyenegecha - Player of and football.

Hospitals and medical centers near El Sobrante:

  • GREENRIDGE SENIOR CARE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; RICHMOND, CA)
  • DOCTORS MEDICAL CENTER PINOLE CAMPUS (Hospital, about 2 miles away; PINOLE, CA)
  • DOCTORS MED CTR PINOLE CAMPUS DP SNF (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PINOLE, CA)
  • SAN PABLO HEALTHCARE AND WELLNESS CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)
  • VALE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)
  • BAYCREST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)
  • PROFESSIONAL HEALTHCARE AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)

Amtrak stations near El Sobrante:

  • 4 miles: RICHMOND (16TH ST. & MACDONALD AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 7 miles: BERKELEY (3RD ST. & UNIVERSITY AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: EMERYVILLE (5885 LANDREGAN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to El Sobrante:

  • Contra Costa College (about 3 miles; San Pablo, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,249)
  • Berkeley City College (about 7 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 3,146)
  • University of California-Berkeley (about 7 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 37,127)
  • Laney College (about 13 miles; Oakland, CA; FT enrollment: 5,668)
  • Diablo Valley College (about 13 miles; Pleasant Hill, CA; FT enrollment: 13,015)
  • College of Alameda (about 13 miles; Alameda, CA; FT enrollment: 3,071)
  • Saint Mary's College of California (about 14 miles; Moraga, CA; FT enrollment: 4,200)

Private high schools in El Sobrante:

  • EL SOBRANTE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 290, Location: 5100 ARGYLE RD, Grades: KG-12)
  • CALVARY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 52, Location: 4892 SAN PABLO DAM RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • BETHEL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 47, Location: 431 RINCON RD, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in El Sobrante:

  • CRESPI JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 512, Location: 1121 ALLVIEW AVE., Grades: 7-8)
  • MURPHY ELEMENTARY (Students: 196, Location: 4350 VALLEY VIEW RD., Grades: KG-6)
  • OLINDA ELEMENTARY (Location: 5855 OLINDA RD., Grades: KG-6)

Private elementary/middle school in El Sobrante:

  • EAST BAY WALDORF SCHOOL (Students: 135, Location: 3800 CLARK RD, Grades: KG-8)
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Notable locations in El Sobrante: Sobrante Water Treatment Plant (A), El Sobrante Branch Contra Costa County Library (B), Riverside County Fire Department Station 82 - Lake Hills (C), Richmond Fire Department Station 63 (D), Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Station 69 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in El Sobrante: First Baptist Church of El Sobrante (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Contra Costa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.342. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.342
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.501. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.501
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 22.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00320. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00320
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 12.6%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.5% for Black residents, 8.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 73.6% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 7.2% for other race residents, 21.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.5%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.0%
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: 0.6% of all households

People in group quarters in El Sobrante in 2010:

  • 36 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in El Sobrante in 2000:

  • 24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill

El Sobrante, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in El Sobrante (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: El Sobrante Branch at 3939 San Pablo Dam Road, branch established on 1964/04/06. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Mechanics Bank: El Sobrante Branch at 3884 San Pablo Dam Road, branch established on 1955/05/02. Info updated 2011/03/24: Bank assets: $2,991.7 mil, Deposits: $2,573.6 mil, headquarters in Richmond, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
California average:

15.4

El Sobrante travel time to work - commute El Sobrante mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhoods in El Sobrante:

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Religion statistics for El Sobrante CDP (based on Contra Costa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic228,40034
Evangelical Protestant81,120352
Other48,553123
Mainline Protestant32,693101
Black Protestant10,39534
Orthodox2,4358
None645,429-
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: 181
Contra Costa County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 52
Contra Costa County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 178
Contra Costa County:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 683
Here:

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Contra Costa County:

22.2%
California:

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

16.8%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
El Sobrante:

50.8%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
El Sobrante:

48.2%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
El Sobrante:

28.5
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
El Sobrante:

12.6%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
El Sobrante:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
El Sobrante:

33.6%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
El Sobrante:

56.5%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
El Sobrante:

80.2%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of El Sobrante, CA Residents

6.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($67,111 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($479 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Alameda County, CA  1.77% ($69,267 average AGI)
from San Francisco County, CA  0.52% ($75,223)
from Solano County, CA  0.38% ($50,630)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($63,200 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
California average:

5.12%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($994 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.07%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Alameda County, CA  1.41% ($57,956 average AGI)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.44% ($56,560)
to Solano County, CA  0.39% ($47,181)

Strongest AM radio stations in El Sobrante:

  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFRC (610 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF LOS ANGELES)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KDYA (1190 AM; 10 kW; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: BAYBRIDGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KDIA (1640 AM; 10 kW; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: BAYBRIDGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KABL (960 AM; 5 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMZT (1510 AM; 8 kW; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in El Sobrante:

  • K249DJ (97.7 FM; SAN PABLO, CA; Owner: EL CERRITO HIGH SCHOOL)
  • KSFB-FM (100.7 FM; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLLC (97.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KALX (90.7 FM; BERKELEY, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA)
  • 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.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDFC-FM1 (102.1 FM; LAFAYETTE, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KOIT-FM2 (96.5 FM; MARTINEZ, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING CO. C/O KOIT(FM))
  • KIOI-FM1 (101.3 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDFC-FM (102.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KFJO (92.1 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • KOIT-FM (96.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KKSF (103.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFOG (104.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KFFG LICO, INC)
  • KISQ (98.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around El Sobrante:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KTNC-TV (Channel 42; CONCORD, CA; Owner: KTNC LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • KTSF (Channel 26; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: LINCOLN BROADCASTING COMPANY, A CALIFORNIA LP)

El Sobrante fatal accident list:

Jan 21, 2011 06:10 AM, San Pablo Dam Rd, Greenridge Dr, Lat: 37.96374, Lon: -122.29599, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 13, 2004 10:06 PM, San Pablo Dam Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 20,804Total average daily traffic
  • 1,017Total average daily truck traffic
  • 49,172Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 4640 Appianway (Lat: 37.972417 Lon: -122.286639), Call Sign: KMB591
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.0600 MHz, 46.1000 MHz, 46.3800 MHz, 46.4200 MHzGrant Date: 02/03/2015, Expiration Date: 05/02/2025Registrant: Csi Telecommunications, Inc. Consulting Engineers, 750 Battery Street, Suite 350, San Francisco, CA 94111, Phone: (415) 751-8845, Fax: (415) 788-0791, Email:
  • Pinole Center (Lat: 37.991028 Lon: -122.304694), Call Sign: KNEA731, Licensee ID: L00029558
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 11/14/2015, Expiration Date: 11/19/2025Registrant: West County Wastewater District, 2910 Hilltop Dr, Richmond, CA 94806, Phone: (415) 232-2867, Fax: (510) 222-3277, Email:
  • San Pablo Reservoir (Lat: 37.934361 Lon: -122.253861), Call Sign: KVA689
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.2600 MHzGrant Date: 12/21/2012, Expiration Date: 01/07/2023Registrant: East Bay Municipal Utility District (Ebmud), 375 Eleventh Street, Oakland, CA 94607, Phone: (510) 287-1912, Email:
  • W Of I80 Appian Way (Lat: 37.991306 Lon: -122.307472), Call Sign: WNIA895
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHzGrant Date: 01/26/2012, Expiration Date: 02/17/2022Registrant: West County Wastewater District, 2910 Hilltop Drive, Richmond, CA 94806, Phone: (510) 222-6700, Fax: (510) 222-3277, Email:
  • 3300 San Pablo Dam Road (Lat: 37.976667 Lon: -122.292500), Call Sign: WPWG496
    Assigned Frequencies: 31.2400 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 35.0200 MHz, 151.745 MHz, 151.835 MHz, 151.895 MHz, 154.515 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 457.512 MHz... (+12 more)Grant Date: 11/12/2002, Expiration Date: 11/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2013, Certifier: Remona BarbourRegistrant: Kfc Of America, Inc., 5200 Commerce Crossings, Louisville, KY 40299, Phone: (502) 874-6961, Fax: (502) 874-6173, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, 2 Mi S Of (Lat: 37.957417 Lon: -122.312167), Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WNTL811
    Assigned Frequencies: 6655.00 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 6645.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/19/2001, Expiration Date: 01/31/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2012Registrant: East Bay Municipal Utility District (Ebmud), 375 Eleventh Street, Oakland, CA 94607, Phone: (510) 287-1912, Fax: (510) 287-0373, Email:
  • STATION, 5150 Amend Rd (Lat: 37.964361 Lon: -122.280222), Structure height: 12.8 m, Overall height: 21.9 m, Call Sign: WNTL812
    Assigned Frequencies: 21925.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/19/2001, Expiration Date: 01/31/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/10/2012Registrant: East Bay Municipal Utility District (Ebmud), 375 Eleventh Street, Oakland, CA 94607, Phone: (510) 287-1912, Fax: (510) 287-0373, Email:
  • PEARL RIDGE, Ebmub Site (Lat: 37.958806 Lon: -122.313583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WPQL421
    Assigned Frequencies: 6596.25 MHz, 6606.25 MHzGrant Date: 05/08/2010, Expiration Date: 05/11/2020, Certifier: Leveron BryantRegistrant: City Of Richmond, 1701 Regatta Blvd, Richmond, CA 94804, Phone: (510) 620-6660, Fax: (510) 215-7695, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

103 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in El Sobrante)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7KCAB (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 87025 , Serial Number: 450-74, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 05/25/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Steven Lundin, 6240 Hillside Dr, El Sobrante, CA 94803
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BF (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 96641 , Serial Number: 8941, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Doyle W Roten, 478 Lapaloma Rd, El Sobrante, CA 94803

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED35$256,21659$214,053123$238,9434$147,17314$180,5030$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$270,39010$276,95518$241,4112$8,4252$190,8850$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$229,67014$214,47263$280,8273$85,4105$190,3561$109,380
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$295,6288$216,83531$264,0171$112,5802$184,5750$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$264,9202$157,76515$255,7730$01$146,5300$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3601.00 , 3602.00, 3630.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$218,5313$284,050
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$263,4641$352,980
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$334,440
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$217,9200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3601.00 , 3602.00, 3630.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in El Sobrante and their reported violations in the past:

O.A.R.S., INC #70 (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
NORTH ECHO SUMMIT WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 84, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (AUG-31-2007), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-31-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 38
  • Hazardous Condition: 17
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - El Sobrante

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for El Sobrante, CA
Most common first names in El Sobrante, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10572.9 years
Robert9168.7 years
William9169.8 years
Mary8879.0 years
James6470.5 years
Joseph5875.8 years
George5473.0 years
Helen4579.2 years
Charles4370.7 years
Richard3873.0 years
Most common last names in El Sobrante, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3974.1 years
Smith2977.7 years
Williams2876.7 years
Lee2071.1 years
Brown2072.7 years
Jones2080.7 years
Young1473.4 years
Miller1380.1 years
White1275.9 years
Anderson1272.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in El Sobrante, CA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Starbucks1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
FedEx2U-Haul1
Goodwill2UPS2
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Little Caesars Pizza1

El Sobrante compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.

El Sobrante on our top lists:

  • #84 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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