For population 25 years and over in Georgetown:
For population 15 years and over in Georgetown CDP:
11 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,927 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: South El Dorado, CA (18.0 miles , pop. 78,296).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (42.0 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (360.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Foresthill, CA (2.8 miles ), North El Dorado, CA (3.2 miles ), Meadow Vista, CA (3.5 miles ), Placerville, CA (3.5 miles ), Auburn, CA (3.6 miles ), North Auburn, CA (3.7 miles ), Colfax, CA (3.8 miles ), Lake of the Pines, CA (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 38.91 N, Longitude: 120.83 W
Area code: 530
Work and jobs in Georgetown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Georgetown, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Georgetown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 446% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 60.5 miles away from the city 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 51.0 miles away from Georgetown center
On 1/24/1980 at 19:00:09, a magnitude 5.9 (5.3 MB, 5.9 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 95.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/27/1980 at 02:33:36, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 94.8 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 69.8 miles away from Georgetown 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 59.7 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 El Dorado County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 2, Fires: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Georgetown:
Airports located in Georgetown:
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Amtrak stations near Georgetown:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Georgetown:
See full list of schools located in Georgetown, School District: BLACK OAK MINE UNIFIED
Public elementary/middle schools in Georgetown:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 35.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.0. This is better than average. There were 70 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 12.4. This is about average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00299. This is significantly better than average. There were 71 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.698. This is significantly better than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Georgetown and their reported violations in the past:BEAR STATE WATER WORKS (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:FORWARD BIBLE CONFERENCE (Population served: 85, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Georgetown that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 6.8%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
4 people in other group homes
Georgetown compared to California state average:
Banks with branches in Georgetown (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Neighborhoods in Georgetown:(Georgetown, California Neighborhood Map)
Religion statistics for Georgetown (based on El Dorado County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 26.98%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 33
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Number of full-service restaurants: 173
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($66,171 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($115 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($47,310 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($205 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Georgetown, CA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Georgetown)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Georgetown)
FAA Registered Aircraft:16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Georgetown, CA
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2013.