Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $525 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Visalia, CA (80.7 miles , pop. 91,565).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bakersfield, CA (101.6 miles , pop. 247,057).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (168.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities:Lone Pine, CA (3.6 miles ),
Cartago, CA (3.8 miles)
Olancha, CA (4.1 miles)
Darwin, CA (4.7 miles)
Independence, CA (5.3 miles ),
Kennedy Meadows, CA (6.0 miles)
Silver City, CA (6.6 miles)
Ponderosa, CA (6.7 miles)
Keeler-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 1854% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/21/1986 at 14:42:26, a magnitude 6.5 (6.0 MB, 6.2 MS, 6.2 MW, 6.5 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 76.3 miles away from the city center On 5/17/1993 at 23:20:49, a magnitude 6.2 (6.0 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.1 MW, 6.2 MD, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 45.6 miles away from Keeler 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 82.1 miles away from the city center On 9/20/1995 at 23:27:36, a magnitude 6.1 (5.0 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.6 MW, 6.1 ML, Depth: 3.4 mi) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from the city center On 11/23/1984 at 18:08:25, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, 6.1 ML) earthquake occurred 68.5 miles away from Keeler 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 81.4 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)
The number of natural disasters in Inyo County (8) is smaller than the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5 Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Keeler:
SOUTHERN INYO HOSPITAL D/P SNF (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LONE PINE, CA)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Keeler:
College of the Sequoias (about 82 miles; Visalia, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,975)
Reedley College (about 89 miles; Reedley, CA; FT enrollment: 6,207)
Bakersfield College (about 97 miles; Bakersfield, CA; FT enrollment: 5,962)
California State University-Bakersfield (about 105 miles; Bakersfield, CA; FT enrollment: 6,534)
California State University-Fresno (about 107 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 17,444)
Fresno City College (about 109 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 7,781)
University of Phoenix-Central Valley Campus (about 110 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,644)
Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 21.8. This is significantly better than average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.2. This is about average.There were 22 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.36. This is significantly better than average.There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 3.2%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% 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:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Keeler compared to California state average:
Median household income below state average.
Median house value significantly below state average.
Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
Median age significantly above state average.
Renting percentage significantly below state average.
Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
Number of rooms per house below state average.
Number of college students significantly below state average.
Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
K296DW (107.1 FM; LONE PINE, ETC., CA; Owner: MICHAEL G. LEWIS)
K240AO (95.9 FM; LONE PINE & OLANCHA, CA; Owner: INYO COUNTY TV ADVISORY COMM.)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:
257 So Laws Ave (Lat: 36.337500 Lon: -117.870556), Type: Building, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPSK248 Assigned Frequencies: 151.895 MHz, 151.835 MHz Grant Date: 05/29/2001, Expiration Date: 05/29/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/30/2011, Certifier: Walter Sharer Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
Lat: 36.537833 Lon: -117.794611, Call Sign: WQAB668 Assigned Frequencies: 461.200 MHz, 462.250 MHz Grant Date: 04/29/2004, Expiration Date: 04/29/2014, Certifier: Michael A Patterson Registrant: Cerro Gordo Ghost Town, Keeler, CA 93530, Phone: (760) 876-1860, Fax: (760) 876-5030
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
KEELER OFFICE, 286 S. Railroad Ave. (Lat: 36.487167 Lon: -117.870639), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPVU404, Licensee ID: L00002936 Assigned Frequencies: 6685.62 MHz Grant Date: 08/21/2002, Expiration Date: 08/21/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/05/2007, Certifier: Lan M Vu Registrant: City Of Los Angeles, Department Of Water & Power
SULFATE OPER. BLDG, 111 Sulfate Road (Lat: 36.467611 Lon: -117.855694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQHA401 Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz Grant Date: 06/11/2007, Expiration Date: 06/11/2017, Certifier: Lan M Vu Registrant: City Of Los Angeles Dept Of Water And Power, 1216 W. First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026, Phone: (213) 367-5884, Fax: (213) 367-5787, Email:
KEELER PEAK, 5 Miles Northeast Of (Lat: 36.549944 Lon: -117.803139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WFY458 Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz Grant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021 Registrant: Verizon California Inc., Shawmut Ave And Nash, 02 Floor, New Bedford, MA 02746, Phone: (617) 733-1049, Email:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:
Call Sign: N6NKS, Licensee ID: L00984910 Grant Date: 02/22/2006, Expiration Date: 03/18/2016, Certifier: Stephen P Mc Greevy Registrant: Stephen P Mc Greevy, Keeler, CA 93530