Kerman, California

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Population in 2014: 14,394 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +68.3%
Males: 7,336  (51.0%)
Females: 7,058  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  29.0 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 93630.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,960 (it was $31,188 in 2000)
Kerman:

$47,960
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,065 (it was $11,495 in 2000)

Kerman city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $156,766 (it was $96,700 in 2000)
Kerman:

$156,766
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $219,392; Detached houses: $228,681; Townhouses or other attached units: $242,425; In 2-unit structures: $106,283; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $126,874; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $116,709; Mobile homes: $43,756; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $10,234

Median gross rent in 2013: $803.

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  • Races in Kerman, CA (2013)

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    • 10,62875.4%Hispanic
    • 2,23315.9%White alone
    • 1,1187.9%Asian alone
    • 1981.4%Two or more races
    • 140.10%American Indian alone
    • 30.02%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kerman: 92.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (3.0%), Irish (2.6%), German (2.2%), English (1.8%), Portuguese (1.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 216 feet

Land area: 2.16 square miles.

Population density: 6,651 people per square mile   (high).

Kerman,CA real estate house value index trend

Kerman, California map

For population 25 years and over in Kerman:

  • High school or higher: 57.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 15.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kerman city:

  • Never married: 37.2%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 5.7%

4,842 residents are foreign born (27.6% Latin America, 3.7% Asia).

This city:

34.4%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Kerman, California as of May 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Kerman to the number of sex offenders is 622 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,640 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $932 (0.8%)

Kerman satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fresno, CA (15.3 miles , pop. 427,652).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (205.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Biola, CA (2.4 miles ), San Joaquin, CA (3.3 miles ), La Vina, CA (3.3 miles ), West Park, CA (3.4 miles ), Tranquillity, CA (3.5 miles ), Raisin City, CA (3.5 miles) , Parkwood, CA (3.8 miles ), Old Fig Garden, CA (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 55 buildings, average cost: $56,400
  • 1998: 51 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 1999: 52 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2000: 75 buildings, average cost: $81,400
  • 2001: 89 buildings, average cost: $86,100
  • 2002: 105 buildings, average cost: $111,600
  • 2003: 143 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2004: 272 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2005: 290 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2006: 123 buildings, average cost: $203,800
  • 2007: 84 buildings, average cost: $203,800
  • 2008: 31 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2009: 52 buildings, average cost: $212,200
  • 2010: 48 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $54,800
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $136,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.73 N, Longitude: 120.06 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,234 (-15.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,367 (26.5%)

Area code: 559

Kerman household income distribution Kerman home values distribution

Property values in Kerman, CA


Crime rates in Kerman by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 213502
per 100,000 22.610.630.448.50.015.6
Robberies 462533
per 100,000 45.163.520.248.526.523.4
Assaults 251821262723
per 100,000 282.0190.6212.6252.3238.4179.8
Burglaries 6871539710047
per 100,000 767.1752.0536.5941.2883.1367.3
Thefts 264329242244230223
per 100,000 2,978.03,484.42,449.92,367.62,031.11,742.9
Auto thefts 9411781698081
per 100,000 1,060.31,239.1820.0669.5706.5633.1
Arson 238444
per 100,000 22.631.881.038.835.331.3
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 316.0) 361.5373.2286.7332.6267.0210.8

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Crime rate in Kerman detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
California average:

2.32
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.1%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,778 (+48.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (25%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Kerman, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Kerman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above California state average. It is 835% 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 133.3 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 184.1 miles away from Kerman center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 136.6 miles away from the city center
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 98.2 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 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 37.7 miles away from Kerman center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 164.1 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 Fresno County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Freezes: 2, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kerman topographic map

Birthplace of: Jason Von Flue - Karate and hand to hand combat artist, Raymond S. Wetmore - Flying ace.

Hospitals and medical centers near Kerman:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER COUNTRY VIEW ALZHEIMERS CARE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; FRESNO, CA)
  • LOYD'S LIBERTY HOMES, INC-BRIX (Hospital, about 11 miles away; FRESNO, CA)
  • NEW BEGINNINGS #2 (Hospital, about 12 miles away; FRESNO, CA)
  • FRESNO DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; FRESNO, CA)
  • NEW BEGINNINGS #1 (Hospital, about 12 miles away; FRESNO, CA)
  • BONAVENTE ICF/DD-N HOME (Hospital, about 13 miles away; FRESNO, CA)
  • DAVIS GROUP HOMES (Hospital, about 13 miles away; FRESNO, CA)

Amtrak stations near Kerman:

  • 16 miles: FRESNO (2650 TULARE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: MADERA (15 1/2 & 29TH RD.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kerman:

  • Fresno City College (about 15 miles; Fresno, CA; Full-time enrollment: 12,994)
  • Heald College-Fresno (about 17 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • University of Phoenix-Central Valley Campus (about 18 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,109)
  • Fresno Pacific University (about 19 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 3,083)
  • California State University-Fresno (about 19 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 18,993)
  • Institute of Technology Inc (about 21 miles; Clovis, CA; FT enrollment: 2,483)
  • West Hills College-Lemoore (about 33 miles; Lemoore, CA; FT enrollment: 2,314)

Public elementary/middle school in Kerman:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Two more radio stations are KSEQ 97.1 Q97 in FRESNO CALI and KBOS 94.9 B95 in FRESNO CALI

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Notable locations in Kerman: Kerman Community Center (A), Kerman City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Valley Shopping Center (1), Kerman Shopping Center (2), Kerman Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Kerman: Wootten Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Fresno County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 143. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

143
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.351. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.351
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.640. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.640
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 37.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00415. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00415
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.4%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 29.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 58.8% for American Indian residents, 32.5% for other race residents, 7.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.7 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  84.9%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.4%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
5 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
31 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Kerman, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Kerman (2011 data):

  • Central Valley Community Bank: Kerman Branch at 360 S. Madera Avenue, branch established on 2002/10/15. Info updated 2008/11/25: Bank assets: $848.4 mil, Deposits: $714.0 mil, headquarters in Fresno, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Central Valley Community Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Kerman Branch at 702 South Madera Avenue, branch established on 1937/10/25. 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
  • Westamerica Bank: Kerman Branch at 306 South Madera Avenue, branch established on 1967/07/03. Info updated 2011/06/21: Bank assets: $4,998.1 mil, Deposits: $4,253.2 mil, headquarters in San Rafael, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: Westamerica Bancorporation
  • Citibank, National Association: South Madera Ave Branch at 437 South Madera Ave, branch established on 1919/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

21.5
California average:

15.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kerman city (based on Fresno County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic288,32443
Evangelical Protestant126,004463
Other37,97795
Mainline Protestant16,84370
Orthodox7,7689
Black Protestant4,16021
None449,374-
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: 215
Fresno County:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 108
Fresno County:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 190
Fresno County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 516
Here:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fresno County:

26.4%
California:

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

17.5%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.8%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kerman:

43.6%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Kerman:

28.1
State:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kerman:

25.1%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.4%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kerman:

28.3%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

52.1%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.7%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kerman, 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$25,106$60,2540$0
Other Government Administration 4$22,684$68,05212$3,868
Police Protection - Officers 17$91,375$64,5005$7,043
Police - Other 4$14,156$42,4680$0
Streets and Highways 12$47,116$47,1160$0
Welfare 3$10,412$41,6480$0
Sewerage 4$19,368$58,1040$0
Parks and Recreation 4$18,782$56,3462$2,274
Water Supply 2$6,557$39,3420$0
Other and Unallocable 3$13,667$54,6680$0
Totals for Government 58$269,223$55,70119$13,185

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $600,000 ($41.68)
    Libraries: $469,000 ($32.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $223,000 ($15.49)
    Water Utilities: $157,000 ($10.91)
    Housing & Community Development: $133,000 ($9.24)
    Police Protection: $71,000 ($4.93)
    Sewerage: $65,000 ($4.52)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,418,000 ($98.51)
    Water Utilities: $636,000 ($44.19)
    Regular Highways: $537,000 ($37.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $503,000 ($34.95)
    Sewerage: $491,000 ($34.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $325,000 ($22.58)
    Financial Administration: $212,000 ($14.73)
    Housing & Community Development: $117,000 ($8.13)
    General - Other: $107,000 ($7.43)
    Central Staff Services: $77,000 ($5.35)
    Transit Utilities: $62,000 ($4.31)
    Health Services - Other: $36,000 ($2.50)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $29,000 ($2.01)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($0.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $10,000 ($0.69)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($0.28)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,320,000 ($91.70)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $583,000 ($40.50)
    Sewerage: $574,000 ($39.88)
    All Other: $189,000 ($13.13)
    Housing & Community Development: $70,000 ($4.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $29,000 ($2.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $71,000 ($4.93)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $183,000 ($12.71)
    Interest Earnings: $118,000 ($8.20)
    Property Sale Other: $96,000 ($6.67)
    Special Assessments: $33,000 ($2.29)
    Rents: $18,000 ($1.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $759,000 ($52.73)
    Transit Utilities: $5,000 ($0.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $496,000 ($34.46)
    All Other: $260,000 ($18.06)
    Highways: $162,000 ($11.25)
    Water Utilities: $12,000 ($0.83)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $848,000 ($58.91)
    Property: $445,000 ($30.92)
    NEC: $329,000 ($22.86)
    Public Utilities: $78,000 ($5.42)

Kerman government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $175,000 ($12.16)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $167,000 ($11.60)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $8,000 ($0.56)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $47,000 ($3.27)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,243,000 ($225.30)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $13,000 ($0.90)

3.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,944 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.30%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($241 average AGI)
Fresno County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madera County, CA  0.32% ($38,952 average AGI)
from Tulare County, CA  0.31% ($32,364)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.26% ($34,781)


3.66% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,723 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.66%
California average:

5.12%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($438 average AGI)
Fresno County:

0.04%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madera County, CA  0.32% ($35,452 average AGI)
to Tulare County, CA  0.30% ($31,927)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.24% ($35,035)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kerman:

  • KXEX (1550 AM; 10 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: RAK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAVT (1680 AM; 10 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: RAK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIRV (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: GORE-OVERGAARD BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KOOR (790 AM; 10 kW; CLOVIS, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KGST (1600 AM; 5 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: LOTUS COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KYNO (1300 AM; 5 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: SPANISH CATHOLIC RADIO OF FRESNO, LLC)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KFIG (1430 AM; 5 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: BIG DAWG BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KERI (1180 AM; 50 kW; WASCO-GREENACRES, CA; Owner: KWSO, INC.)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kerman:

  • KOKO-FM (94.3 FM; KERMAN, CA; Owner: BIG BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KMGV (97.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBHH (95.3 FM; KERMAN, CA; Owner: FARMWORKER EDUCATIONAL RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K217EQ (91.3 FM; COALINGA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K203AQ (88.5 FM; HELM, ETC., CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KDKL (88.3 FM; COALINGA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KMAK (100.3 FM; ORANGE COVE, CA; Owner: RICHARD B. SMITH)
  • KHTN (104.7 FM; LOS BANOS, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K203CM (88.5 FM; SANGER, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KFNO (90.3 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KLBN (105.1 FM; AUBERRY, CA; Owner: LOTUS COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KZFO (92.1 FM; CLOVIS, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRNC (105.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOQO-FM (101.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMMM (107.1 FM; MADERA, CA; Owner: ILLINOIS LOTUS CORP)
  • KSKS (93.7 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFCF (88.1 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FRESNO FREE COLLEGE FOUNDATION)
  • KVPR (89.3 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: WHITE ASH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWYE (101.1 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KAMB (101.5 FM; MERCED, CA; Owner: CENTRAL VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Kerman:

  • K02OH (Channel 2; FRESNO, CA; Owner: W. R. PORTEE AND LORRAINE PORTEE)
  • KVHF-LP (Channel 4; FRESNO, CA; Owner: GARY M. COCOLA FAMILY TRUST, GARY M. COCOLA TRUSTEE)
Kerman fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Kerman fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$171,4897$130,1817$157,2541$33,0702$81,275
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$168,3251$121,7801$243,0200$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$171,0472$160,8857$176,0931$35,3201$132,400
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$137,3802$125,1003$149,4900$01$56,840
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$105,1800$01$187,2500$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0040.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$152,190
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0040.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

SALWASSER DEHYDRATOR (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Kerman, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5279.5 years
John4977.0 years
James4477.5 years
William2974.8 years
Robert2569.7 years
Frank2575.0 years
Manuel2565.9 years
Joe2371.4 years
George2377.7 years
Maria1974.7 years
Most common last names in Kerman, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Garcia2363.9 years
Hernandez2070.6 years
Brown1472.6 years
Anderson1376.5 years
Gonzalez1367.6 years
Martin1367.3 years
Perez1267.5 years
Nazaroff1180.4 years
Gutierrez1170.0 years
Taylor1065.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • No fuel used (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Kerman, CA
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1H&R Block1
Burger King1KFC1
CVS1McDonald's1
Carl\s Jr.1Payless1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Cricket Wireless1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS1

Kerman compared to California state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Kerman on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest cost per building permit(population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #15 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 Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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