Isla Vista, California

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Population in 2010: 23,096. Population change since 2000: +25.9%
Males: 11,612  (50.3%)
Females: 11,484  (49.7%)
Median resident age:  21.1 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 93117.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $22,205 (it was $16,151 in 2000)
Isla Vista:

$22,205
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $9,551 (it was $7,644 in 2000)

Isla Vista CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $378,318 (it was $327,600 in 2000)
Isla Vista:

$378,318
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $683,042; Detached houses: $758,858; Townhouses or other attached units: $530,866; In 2-unit structures: $677,527; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $392,689; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $495,989; Mobile homes: $132,107; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $118,152

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,353.

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  • Races in Isla Vista, CA (2013)

    Isla Vista races chart
    • 13,85556.2%White alone
    • 5,54522.5%Hispanic
    • 3,84315.6%Asian alone
    • 8663.5%Two or more races
    • 4281.7%Black alone
    • 850.3%Other race alone
    • 410.2%American Indian alone
    • 330.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Isla Vista: 127.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (9.2%), Irish (8.0%), English (5.0%), Italian (3.6%), Polish (3.4%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 35 feet

Land area: 2.12 square miles.

Population density: 10,872 people per square mile   (high).

Isla Vista,CA real estate house value index trend

Isla Vista, California map

For population 25 years and over in Isla Vista:

  • High school or higher: 79.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 31.4%
  • Unemployed: 15.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Isla Vista CDP:

  • Never married: 92.3%
  • Now married: 5.3%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 0.8%
  • Divorced: 1.3%

3,623 residents are foreign born (4.8% Asia, 4.6% Latin America, 2.7% Europe).

This place:

14.7%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,254 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,578 (0.4%)

Isla Vista satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Goleta, CA (3.2 miles , pop. 55,204).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bakersfield, CA (80.4 miles , pop. 247,057).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (87.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Goleta, CA (1.8 miles ), Santa Barbara, CA (2.9 miles ), Mission Canyon, CA (2.9 miles ), Montecito, CA (3.6 miles ), Summerland, CA (3.9 miles ), Toro Canyon, CA (4.1 miles ), Carpinteria Valley, CA (4.3 miles ), Santa Ynez, CA (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 34.41 N, Longitude: 119.86 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,924 (-24.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,116 (20.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 805

Isla Vista household income distribution Isla Vista home values distribution

Property values in Isla Vista, CA

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Educational services (36%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (3%)

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

Average climate in Isla Vista, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Isla Vista-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 677% 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 63.5 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 75.1 miles away from Isla Vista center
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 190.8 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 303.6 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 195.5 miles away from Isla Vista center
On 1/17/1994 at 12:30:55, a magnitude 6.8 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 11.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from the city center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Santa Barbara County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Fires: 9, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Landslides: 3, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Isla Vista topographic map

Birthplace of: Urijah Faber - Martial artist.

Hospitals and medical centers near Isla Vista:

  • GENESIS DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES - SALISBURY (Hospital, about 3 miles away; GOLETA, CA)
  • GOLETA VALLEY COTTAGE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • BUENA VISTA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • CARMEL HOME HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • MILTON HOUSE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • SANTA BARBARA CNTY PSYCH HLTH FACILITY (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)
  • REHABILITATION INSTITUTE AT SB,THE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SANTA BARBARA, CA)

Amtrak stations near Isla Vista:

  • 2 miles: GOLETA (S. LA PATERA LN.)
  • 10 miles: SANTA BARBARA (209 STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: CARPINTERIA (5TH ST. & LINDEN AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Isla Vista:

  • University of California-Santa Barbara (about 1 miles; Santa Barbara, CA; Full-time enrollment: 22,806)
  • Santa Barbara City College (about 10 miles; Santa Barbara, CA; FT enrollment: 12,568)
  • Ventura College (about 38 miles; Ventura, CA; FT enrollment: 8,460)
  • Oxnard College (about 44 miles; Oxnard, CA; FT enrollment: 3,879)
  • Allan Hancock College (about 49 miles; Santa Maria, CA; FT enrollment: 6,639)
  • California State University-Channel Islands (about 50 miles; Camarillo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,163)
  • Taft College (about 56 miles; Taft, CA; FT enrollment: 2,121)

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Notable locations in Isla Vista: Woodhouse Laboratory (A), University Center (B), Storke Tower (C), South Hall (D), Snidecor Hall (E), San Rafael Hall (F), Robertson Gymnasium (G), Phelps Hall (H), North Hall (I), Noble Hall (J), Kerr Hall (K), Isla Vista Theater (L), Girvetz Hall (M), Ellison Hall (N), Cheadle Hall (O), Carrillo Commons (P), Campbell Hall (Q), Buchanan Hall (R), Broida Hall (S), Santa Barbara County Fire Department Station 17 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Isla Vista include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Lutheran Campus Ministry (B), Saint Marks University Parish Church (C), Saint Michaels University Episcopal Church (D), Santa Barbara Pyong Kang Church (E), Unitarian Universalist Live Oak Congregation (F), University Church of Goleta (G), University Religious Center (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Devereux Lagoon (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Isla Vista include: Del Sol Vernal Pool Preserve (1), Little Acorn Park (2), Trigo-Pasado Park (3), Window-to-the-Sea Park (4), Harder Stadium (5), Anisqovo Park (6), Childrens Park (7), Coal Oil Point Reserve (8), Del Playa Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Santa Barbara County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 75.0. This is about average.

City:

75.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.00756. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00756
U.S.:

0.29322

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.29. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.29
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.803. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.803
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 9.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.52
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 62.8%
(63.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 62.4% for Black residents, 56.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 74.8% for American Indian residents, 85.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 59.4% for other race residents, 64.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.1 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  15.6%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.3%
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: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Isla Vista in 2010:

  • 7,935 people in college/university student housing
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 30 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 23 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Isla Vista in 2000:

  • 2,914 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 102 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 18 people in halfway houses
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.1
California average:

15.4

Isla Vista travel time to work - commute Isla Vista mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Isla Vista CDP (based on Santa Barbara County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic146,94017
Evangelical Protestant24,775161
Other15,95158
Mainline Protestant10,61043
Black Protestant1,97913
Orthodox1,5367
None222,104-
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: 105
Santa Barbara County:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
Santa Barbara County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 74
Santa Barbara County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 388
Here:

9.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Santa Barbara County:

22.2%
California:

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

18.3%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.1%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.4%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

25.8
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Isla Vista:

16.8%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Isla Vista:

11.4%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Isla Vista:

20.0%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Isla Vista:

59.4%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

85.1%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Isla Vista, CA Residents

5.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,693 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
California average:

5.03%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($877 average AGI)
Santa Barbara County:

0.10%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.57% ($51,236 average AGI)
from Ventura County, CA  0.51% ($45,100)
from San Luis Obispo County, CA  0.46% ($37,273)


5.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,951 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
California average:

5.12%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($841 average AGI)
Santa Barbara County:

0.12%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.67% ($38,676 average AGI)
to Ventura County, CA  0.56% ($47,465)
to San Luis Obispo County, CA  0.45% ($45,654)

Strongest AM radio stations in Isla Vista:

  • KEYT (1250 AM; 3 kW; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: SMITH BROADCASTING OF SANTA BARBARA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KTMS (990 AM; 5 kW; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KACD (850 AM; 25 kW; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBKO (1490 AM; 1 kW; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KERI (1180 AM; 50 kW; WASCO-GREENACRES, CA; Owner: KWSO, INC.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTLK (1340 AM; 1 kW; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Isla Vista:

  • K295AH (106.9 FM; GOLETA, CA; Owner: THE ASSOC., FOR COMMUNITY EDUC., INC)
  • KIST-FM (107.7 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRAZ (105.9 FM; SANTA YNEZ, CA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRUZ (103.3 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSPE-FM (94.5 FM; ELLWOOD, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMGQ (97.5 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCSB-FM (91.9 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA)
  • K254AH (98.7 FM; ISLA VISTA, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WICI-FM (94.7 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTYD (99.9 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSBX (89.5 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: KCBX, INC.)
  • KJEE (92.9 FM; MONTECITO, CA; Owner: MONTECITO, FM, INC)
  • K218CP (91.5 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KDB (93.7 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAC (88.7 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KKSB (106.3 FM; GOLETA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSBL (101.7 FM; CARPINTERIA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K293AG (106.5 FM; TAFT, CA; Owner: CENTRO CRISTIANO DE FE, INC.)
  • KCAQ (104.7 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KOCP (95.9 FM; CAMARILLO, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Isla Vista:

  • K23EQ (Channel 23; VENTURA, CA; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KEYT-TV (Channel 3; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: SMITH BROADCASTING OF SANTA BARBARA, LP)
  • KVMM-CA (Channel 41; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KPMR (Channel 38; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSBT-LP (Channel 32; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: ARNOLD N. APPLEBAUM)
  • K55AP (Channel 55; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TV OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • K49EK (Channel 49; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: COASTLINE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K46GC (Channel 46; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: PENNY DRUCKER)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 16,071Total average daily traffic
  • 642Total average daily truck traffic
  • 58,008Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Isla Vista)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Ucsb Campus Bldg 574 Fire Station 17 (Lat: 34.422778 Lon: -119.853194), Call Sign: WNDU904, Licensee ID: L00002041
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.770 MHz, 154.250 MHzGrant Date: 07/09/2015, Expiration Date: 09/20/2025Registrant: County Of Santa Barbara, 4568 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93110, Phone: (805) 681-5580
  • 6504 Trigo Road (Lat: 34.411111 Lon: -119.854028), Type: Pole, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 13 m, Call Sign: WNDP479
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.050 MHz, 460.275 MHz, 460.325 MHz, 465.050 MHz, 465.275 MHz, 465.325 MHzGrant Date: 07/14/2015, Expiration Date: 08/28/2025Registrant: Holbrow Associates, 3603 Castle Rock Road, Diamond Bar, CA 91765, Phone: (909) 595-3020, Fax: (909) 595-3229, Email:
  • 6504 Trigo Road (Lat: 34.411111 Lon: -119.854028), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQKX862, Licensee ID: L00002041
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.175 MHzGrant Date: 10/21/2009, Expiration Date: 11/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 10/21/2009, Certifier: Carl J Thornton MrRegistrant: County Of Santa Barbara, 4568 Calle Real Bldg "c", Santa Barbara, CA 93110, Phone: (805) 681-5581, Fax: (805) 681-5610, Email:
  • 6504 Trigo Road (Lat: 34.411111 Lon: -119.854028), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQKX938, Licensee ID: L00002041
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.175 MHzGrant Date: 10/22/2009, Expiration Date: 11/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/02/2010, Certifier: Carl J Thornton MrRegistrant: County Of Santa Barbara, 4568 Calle Real Bldg "c", Santa Barbara, CA 93110, Phone: (805) 681-5581, Fax: (805) 681-5610, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • ENGR BLD 1, 552 University Road (Lat: 34.413750 Lon: -119.841417), Type: Building, Structure height: 21.3 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQOU350
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 19480.0 MHz, 19480.0 MHz, 19480.0 MHz, 19480.0 MHz, 19480.0 MHz, 19480.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/01/2012, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Certifier: David J ErnstRegistrant: Pacific Services, Inc., 1060 Calle Negocio, Ste C, San Clemente, CA 92673, Phone: (949) 542-7995, Fax: (949) 542-7996, Email:
  • UCSB, Ucsb Santa Barbara Campus 93106 (Lat: 34.413556 Lon: -119.845667), Type: Bant, Structure height: 11.9 m, Overall height: 13.9 m, Call Sign: WQPQ790
    Assigned Frequencies: 19600.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/23/2012, Expiration Date: 07/23/2022, Certifier: David J ErnestRegistrant: Regents Of The University Of California, University Of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, Phone: (805) 893-7222, Email:
  • SN45XC161, 6850 El Colegio Road (Lat: 34.417778 Lon: -119.868361), Type: Bant, Structure height: 29.8 m, Overall height: 34.7 m, Call Sign: WQUE909
    Assigned Frequencies: 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/19/2014, Expiration Date: 06/19/2024, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N6BMI, Licensee ID: L00949390, Grant Date: 09/17/2014, Expiration Date: 12/09/2024, Certifier: Lloyd W Anderson, Registrant: Lloyd W Anderson, 6768 Sueno Rd Unit B, Isla Vista, CA 93117
  • Call Sign: KI6LRT, Licensee ID: L01219988, Grant Date: 09/12/2007, Expiration Date: 09/12/2017, Certifier: Jon-Stephen Hedges, Registrant: Jon-Stephen Hedges, 6877 Fortuna Rd, Isla Vista, CA 93117

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 2 partial tracts)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$654,52547$452,6702$366,1653$1,906,49035$595,047
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$05$395,9680$00$03$322,660
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$701,4306$480,2430$01$734,7004$593,428
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$739,5604$337,7800$00$04$606,055
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$509,1000$00$03$509,100

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0029.02 , 0029.03, 0029.11, 0029.12

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2005
(Based on 1 full tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$244,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$194,100
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2005 2003 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0029.02 , 0029.03, 0029.12

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • No fuel used (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Solar energy (1%)

Businesses in Isla Vista, CA

  • Starbucks: 1

Isla Vista compared to California state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Isla Vista on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 10,000 males in this group)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of females (15+ years) which never married (with at least 10,000 females in this group)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a bicycle to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people living the same house as 1 year ago (population 5,000+))"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most recent year of entry for the foreign-born population (2,000+ people)+"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 males in this group)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people driving a car to work alone (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest ratio of median house value to median household income"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of females (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 females in this group)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Life, physical, and social science occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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