For population 25 years and over in Goshen:
For population 15 years and over in Goshen CDP:
1,058 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $866 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Visalia, CA (6.5 miles , pop. 91,565).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fresno, CA (36.5 miles , pop. 427,652).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (167.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: West Goshen, CA (1.3 miles ), Visalia, CA (2.5 miles ), Patterson Tract, CA (2.7 miles ), Traver, CA (2.9 miles ), London, CA (3.0 miles ), Tulare, CA (3.3 miles ), Monson, CA (3.3 miles) , Linnell Camp, CA (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 36.35 N, Longitude: 119.42 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 559
Work and jobs in Goshen: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Goshen, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Goshen-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 588% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 96.1 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 5/2/1983 at 23:42:37, a magnitude 6.7 (6.2 MB, 6.5 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.7 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 50.1 miles away from Goshen center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
On 7/21/1986 at 14:42:26, a magnitude 6.5 (6.0 MB, 6.2 MS, 6.2 MW, 6.5 ML) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/1980 at 14:50:57, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.0 MW, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 81.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/1983 at 02:39:53, a magnitude 6.0 (6.0 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.8 ML, 5.9 ML) earthquake occurred 52.3 miles away from Goshen center
On 5/25/1980 at 19:44:51, a magnitude 6.1 (5.5 MB, 5.8 MS, 5.8 M, 6.1 ML) earthquake occurred 78.2 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 Tulare County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 2, Freezes: 2, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Goshen:
Amtrak stations near Goshen:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00590. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.407. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 14.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 40.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 16.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Goshen and their reported violations in the past:VISALIA - FRESNO SOUTH KOA (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.5%
(25.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 28.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 4.9% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
33 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Goshen compared to California state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Goshen CDP (based on Tulare County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 119
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 89
Number of full-service restaurants: 215
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.55% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,342 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($439 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,158 average adjusted gross income)
0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($161 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Goshen)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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