Gridley, California

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Population in 2014: 6,578 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +22.2%
Males: 3,320  (50.5%)
Females: 3,258  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  28.2 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 95948.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,752 (it was $24,368 in 2000)
Gridley:

$39,752
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,970 (it was $12,267 in 2000)

Gridley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $158,745 (it was $85,400 in 2000)
Gridley:

$158,745
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $244,597; Detached houses: $275,481; Townhouses or other attached units: $210,851; In 2-unit structures: $265,905; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $222,588; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $107,928; Mobile homes: $73,369; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $103,333

Median gross rent in 2013: $730.

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  • Races in Gridley, CA (2010)

    Gridley races chart
    • 3,07446.7%White alone
    • 3,00045.6%Hispanic
    • 2413.7%Asian alone
    • 1682.6%Two or more races
    • 570.9%American Indian alone
    • 360.5%Black alone
    • 50.08%Other race alone
    • 30.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gridley: 93.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (9.9%), United States (6.4%), Irish (6.2%), English (5.4%), French (1.9%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 91 feet

Land area: 1.57 square miles.

Population density: 4,189 people per square mile   (average).

Gridley,CA real estate house value index trend

Gridley, California map

For population 25 years and over in Gridley:

  • High school or higher: 68.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 20.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gridley city:

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 54.4%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

1,591 residents are foreign born (22.1% Latin America).

This city:

24.1%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 30 registered sex offenders living in Gridley, California as of May 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Gridley to the number of sex offenders is 219 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,261 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,038 (0.6%)

Gridley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (27.1 miles , pop. 59,954).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (57.2 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (408.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Biggs, CA (1.9 miles ), Honcut, CA (3.0 miles ), Richvale, CA (3.1 miles ), Palermo, CA (3.2 miles ), Thermalito, CA (3.3 miles ), South Oroville, CA (3.5 miles ), Oroville, CA (3.6 miles ), Sutter, CA (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $104,100
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $104,100
  • 2000: 72 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $144,800
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $126,600
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $176,000
  • 2005: 152 buildings, average cost: $174,600
  • 2006: 112 buildings, average cost: $215,100
  • 2007: 76 buildings, average cost: $215,100
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $102,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.36 N, Longitude: 121.70 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Kiwi Fruit Capital of the World

Area code: 530

Gridley household income distribution Gridley home values distribution

Crime rates in Gridley by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0310000000110
per 100,000 0.052.417.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.015.015.20.0
Rapes 4522385232444
per 100,000 71.787.434.935.253.2133.778.730.446.030.060.160.961.0
Robberies 1321624233311
per 100,000 17.952.434.917.6106.433.463.030.446.045.045.115.215.2
Assaults 564664365666100764257706683
per 100,000 1,003.6803.91,116.0633.1993.31,103.31,574.81,153.4643.4855.71,052.01,005.61,265.6
Burglaries 92107131108616061937668665345
per 100,000 1,648.71,870.02,284.21,899.41,081.91,003.0960.61,411.41,164.21,020.9991.9807.6686.2
Thefts 255280202119170109118133141148128115111
per 100,000 4,569.94,893.43,522.22,092.93,015.31,822.11,858.32,018.52,159.92,221.91,923.71,752.21,692.6
Auto thefts 28342723262229211935262311
per 100,000 501.8594.2470.8404.5461.2367.8456.7318.7291.1525.4390.7350.4167.7
Arson 0000000111363
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.015.215.315.045.191.445.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 626.4755.1660.8425.8527.1531.1598.5488.3385.5427.9499.3457.6453.5

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Crime rate in Gridley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 21 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.44
California average:

2.32
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +519 (+10.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Community and social service occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Gridley, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Gridley-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 714% 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 117.6 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 224.1 miles away from Gridley center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 236.1 miles away from the city 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 143.2 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 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 155.9 miles away from Gridley center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
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 183.0 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 Butte County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Fires: 6, Storms: 5, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gridley topographic map

Birthplace of: Isaac Austin - Basketball player-coach, Wally Westlake - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Gridley:

  • BIGGS GRIDLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 240 SPRUCE STREET)
  • BIGGS GRIDLEY MEM HOSP D/P SNF (240 SPRUCE STREET)
  • GRIDLEY HEALTHCARE AND WELLNESS CENTRE LLC (246 SPRUCE STREET)

Amtrak stations near Gridley:

  • 13 miles: OROVILLE (GRANDE AVE. AT STATE HWY. 70) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 17 miles: MARYSVILLE (6TH & A STS.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gridley:

  • Yuba College (about 19 miles; Marysville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,737)
  • Butte College (about 21 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • California State University-Chico (about 27 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Sierra College (about 48 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 51 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)
  • University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley Campus (about 53 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 2,855)
  • American River College (about 53 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)

Public high schools in Gridley:

Public elementary/middle schools in Gridley:

  • SYCAMORE MIDDLE (Students: 427, Location: 1125 SYCAMORE ST., Grades: 6-8)
  • MANZANITA ELEMENTARY (Students: 197, Location: 627 E. EVANS-REIMER RD., Grades: KG-8)
  • MCKINLEY ELEMENTARY (Location: 1045 SYCAMORE ST., Grades: KG-1)
  • WILSON ELEMENTARY (Location: 409 MAGNOLIA ST., Grades: 2-5)
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Notable locations in Gridley: Butte County Fairgrounds (A), Gridley City Hall (B), Gridley Branch Butte County Library (C), Gridley City Volunteer Fire Department Station 76 (D), Butte County Fire Department Station 74 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Heritage Oak Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Gridley include: Calvary Baptist Church (A), Calvary Chapel of Gridley (B), Church of the Nazarene (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Church of Christ Scientist (E), First Presbyterian Church (F), Grace Lutheran Church (G), Gridley Christian Church (H), Iglesia Gentil De Cristo (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Gridley include: Manuel Vierra Park (1), Nick Daddow Plaza (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Butte County - Superior Court Of California-Butte County- Gridley Courth (239 Sycamore Street).

Butte County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 64.9. This is about average.

City:

64.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.279. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.279
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.20. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.20
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 16.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.26
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.1%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 19.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.9% for American Indian residents, 25.1% for other race residents, 10.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.4%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Gridley in 2010:

  • 94 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
69 people in nursing homes in 2000
53 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Gridley, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Gridley (2011 data):

  • Rabobank, National Association: Loan Production Office at 1010 Spruce Street, branch established on 2005/07/18. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $11,745.0 mil, Deposits: $8,446.0 mil, headquarters in Roseville, CA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 124 total offices, Holding Company: Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A., "rabobank Nederland
  • Gold Pacific Bank, National Association: Gridley Branch 05 at 567 Virginia Street, Ste H, branch established on 1998/02/09. Info updated 2012/04/03: Bank assets: $130.9 mil, Deposits: $118.3 mil, headquarters in Marysville, CA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Golden Pacific Bancorp, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Gridley Branch at 2 East Gridley Road, branch established on 1991/12/31. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Safeway Gridley Branch at 1596 State Highway 99, branch established on 1997/05/30. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of the West: Gridley Branch at 34 East Gridley Road, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Bank of America, National Association: Gridley Branch at 901 Hazel Street, branch established on 1922/02/03. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.8
California average:

15.4

Gridley travel time to work - commute Gridley mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Gridley city (based on Butte County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic34,1017
Evangelical Protestant22,822129
Other11,03136
Mainline Protestant6,27224
Black Protestant4754
Orthodox2802
None145,019-
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: 50
Butte County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Butte County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Butte County:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 133
Here:

6.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Butte County:

25.1%
California:

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

12.3%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.0%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.4%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Gridley:

28.3
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gridley:

23.1%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Gridley:

11.5%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Gridley:

31.5%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

52.9%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.8%
State:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gridley, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$24,516$58,8380$0
Other Government Administration 2$16,164$96,9845$1,000
Police Protection - Officers 15$112,921$90,3373$4,433
Police - Other 6$29,924$59,8481$1,063
Streets and Highways 5$20,783$49,8790$0
Sewerage 2$14,300$85,8000$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,543$54,5161$1,039
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$8,909$106,9080$0
Water Supply 2$15,192$91,1520$0
Electric Power 6$57,635$115,2700$0
Transit 1$4,198$50,3761$988
Other and Unallocable 1$6,638$79,6561$1,063
Totals for Government 47$315,723$80,61012$9,586

Gridley government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $281,000 ($42.72)
    Water Utilities: $153,000 ($23.26)
    Police Protection: $130,000 ($19.76)
    Central Staff Services: $87,000 ($13.23)
    Regular Highways: $82,000 ($12.47)
    Electric Utilities: $51,000 ($7.75)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,168,000 ($329.58)
    Police Protection: $1,544,000 ($234.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $566,000 ($86.04)
    Regular Highways: $402,000 ($61.11)
    Fire Protection: $299,000 ($45.45)
    Water Utilities: $293,000 ($44.54)
    Sewerage: $260,000 ($39.53)
    Central Staff Services: $218,000 ($33.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $187,000 ($28.43)
    Financial Administration: $172,000 ($26.15)
    Transit Utilities: $67,000 ($10.19)
    Health Services - Other: $33,000 ($5.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $49,000 ($7.45)
    Health - Other: $16,000 ($2.43)
    Central Staff: $14,000 ($2.13)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($1.82)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,659,000 ($252.20)

Gridley government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $620,000 ($94.25)
    Sewerage: $585,000 ($88.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $565,000 ($85.89)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $353,000 ($53.66)
    General Revenue, NEC: $117,000 ($17.79)
    Special Assessments: $7,000 ($1.06)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,712,000 ($412.28)
    Water Utilities: $683,000 ($103.83)
    Transit Utilities: $13,000 ($1.98)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $284,000 ($43.17)
    All Other: $231,000 ($35.12)
    Highways: $111,000 ($16.87)
    Transit Utilities: $21,000 ($3.19)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $820,000 ($124.66)
    Property: $263,000 ($39.98)
    NEC: $72,000 ($10.95)
    Public Utilities: $50,000 ($7.60)
    Other Selective Sales: $25,000 ($3.80)

Gridley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,636,000 ($1160.84)

5.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,119 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($121 average AGI)
Butte County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sacramento County, CA  0.36% ($39,315 average AGI)
from Glenn County, CA  0.25% ($33,899)
from Tehama County, CA  0.25% ($22,685)


5.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,344 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.71%
California average:

5.12%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($92 average AGI)
Butte County:

0.03%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sacramento County, CA  0.49% ($32,989 average AGI)
to Sutter County, CA  0.25% ($33,142)
to Placer County, CA  0.22% ($43,182)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gridley:

  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KMYC (1410 AM; 5 kW; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: THOMAS F. HUTH)
  • KUBA (1600 AM; 5 kW; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KPAY (1290 AM; 5 kW; CHICO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEWE (1340 AM; 1 kW; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gridley:

  • KRCX-FM (99.9 FM; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMJE (101.5 FM; GRIDLEY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K213BZ (90.5 FM; RICHVALE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K258AQ (99.5 FM; YANKEE HILL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYIX (104.9 FM; SOUTH OROVILLE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKCY (103.1 FM; COLUSA, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXCL (103.9 FM; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: KEILY MILLER)
  • KNDL (89.9 FM; ANGWIN, CA; Owner: HOWELL MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLVR (91.9 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KXTS (100.9 FM; CALISTOGA, CA; Owner: SINCLAIR TELECABLE, INC.)
  • K205EJ (88.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KBBF (89.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: BILINGUAL B/CING. FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KLVC (88.3 FM; MAGALIA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K216CF (91.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)
  • KZAP (96.7 FM; PARADISE, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC.)
  • KHSL-FM (103.5 FM; PARADISE, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCHO (91.7 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: UNIV. FOUNDATION/CA. ST. UNIV. CHICO)

TV broadcast stations around Gridley:

  • K15CX (Channel 15; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • K08NH (Channel 8; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: SAINTE PARTNERS II, L.P.)
Gridley fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Gridley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gridley)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Gridley, CA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • GRIDLEY, 550 Chandon Ave (Lat: 39.312667 Lon: -121.662167), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 46.3 m, Overall height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: WMW253
    Assigned Frequencies: 10551.2 MHz, 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, Hwy 99e 1/2 Mi S Of 1/2 Mi S Of (Lat: 39.353750 Lon: -121.685500), Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQV43
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.300 MHzGrant Date: 06/06/1991, Expiration Date: 06/06/1996, Cancellation Date: 03/18/1996Registrant: Phone: (916) 846-3657
  • LIVE OAK, 40 Cowee Avenue (Lat: 39.322306 Lon: -121.669667), Type: Mast, Structure height: 61.3 m, Overall height: 61.6 m, Call Sign: WMS431
    Assigned Frequencies: 6765.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 10552.5 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • GRIDLEY, Lat: 39.364000 Lon: -121.693000, Call Sign: WQCR868
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.268 MHz, 956.268 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/2005, Expiration Date: 05/11/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2015, Certifier: Brad WilkieRegistrant: Us Metering & Technology, 3418 Standish Avenue Unit B, Santa Rosa, CA 95407, Phone: (707) 585-3811, Fax: (707) 585-3802, Email:
  • GRIDLEY MW YD SITE, Corner Of Sycamore And Washington (Lat: 39.364472 Lon: -121.694583), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 84.1 m, Call Sign: KFH47
    Assigned Frequencies: 6675.00 MHz, 6615.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/30/2012, Expiration Date: 04/02/2022Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 233-3179, Email:
  • GRIDLEY, M-W Bldg Sp Yd (Lat: 39.364444 Lon: -121.694444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WLK464
    Assigned Frequencies: 3710.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3770.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 3870.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz... (+30 more)Grant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 04/17/2012, Certifier: Karen ZachariaRegistrant: Mci Communications Services, Inc., 2400 N. Glenville Drive, Dept/Loc 71216/107, Irving, TX 75015, Phone: (972) 718-4599, Fax: (972) 718-0269, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gridley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Gridley)

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

GRAY LODGE CHECK STATION (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Gridley that have no violations reported:

  • MANZANITA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 225, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 19
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Gridley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gridley, CA
Most common first names in Gridley, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William8375.5 years
Mary6680.5 years
James6274.3 years
Charles5278.7 years
John5275.5 years
George4677.0 years
Robert4372.7 years
Margaret2479.9 years
Joseph2478.2 years
Clarence2378.3 years
Most common last names in Gridley, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4176.6 years
Johnson2678.8 years
Davis2679.3 years
Thomas1974.6 years
Thompson1880.0 years
Anderson1677.6 years
Jones1578.0 years
Brown1575.1 years
Wilson1571.2 years
Martin1477.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Gridley, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Rite Aid1
Burger King1Safeway1
CVS1Starbucks1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS2
Jones New York1Vons1

Gridley compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race 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 below state average.

Gridley on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
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