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Population in 2010: 928.
Males: 442  (47.7%)
Females: 486  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

42.5 years
California median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 94020.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $145,388
La Honda:

$145,388
CA:

$91,551

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $80,121

La Honda CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: over $1,000,000
La Honda:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$715,900

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2022: $3,357.

March 2022 cost of living index in La Honda: 106.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 3.0%

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  • Races in La Honda, CA (2022)
    • 1,00473.1%White alone
    • 13910.1%Two or more races
    • 1087.9%Asian alone
    • 876.3%Other race alone
    • 231.7%Hispanic



According to our research of California and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in La Honda, California as of May 17, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in La Honda is 524 to 1.


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Ancestries: European (28.1%), Russian (20.1%), Italian (9.9%), Eastern European (3.6%), English (2.3%), Polish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 440 feet

297 residents are foreign born (9.0% Asia, 8.7% Europe).

This place:

21.6%
California:

26.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $6,670 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $9,658 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Palo Alto, CA (10.6 miles , pop. 58,598).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Jose, CA (22.0 miles , pop. 894,943).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (312.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Loma Mar, CA (2.0 miles),
Portola Valley, CA (2.2 miles ),
Ladera, CA (2.6 miles ),
Woodside, CA (2.7 miles ),
Pescadero, CA (2.7 miles ),
South Coastside, CA (2.8 miles ),
West Santa Clara, CA (2.8 miles ),
Los Altos Hills, CA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 37.32 N, Longitude: 122.27 W

Area code: 650

Distribution of median household income in La Honda, CA in 2022
Distribution of house value in La Honda, CA in 2022
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.2%
California:

5.1%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 64.9. This is about average.

City:

64.9
U.S.:

72.6
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2023 was 0.299. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.299
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 7.53. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.53
U.S.:

5.11
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2023 was 0.0660. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0660
U.S.:

1.5147
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2023 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 6.18. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.18
U.S.:

8.11
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2023 was 0.00228. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00228
U.S.:

0.00931

Earthquake activity:

La Honda-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 7342% 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 61.7 miles away from La Honda center, causing $524,000,000 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 31.3 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 180.2 miles away from La Honda center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 243.2 miles away from La Honda center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 292.8 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 230.9 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Mateo County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 6, Mudslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near La Honda:

  • SEQUOIAS, THE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PORTOLA VALLEY, CA)
  • STANFORD HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; PALO ALTO, CA)
  • UNIVERSITY CONVALESCENT HOSP (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MENLO PARK, CA)
  • PALO ALTO VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 10 miles away; PALO ALTO, CA)
  • BAY HEALTHCARE - PALO ALTO (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; PALO ALTO, CA)
  • STANFORD HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; STANFORD, CA)
  • STANFORD UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL D/P SNF (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; STANFORD, CA)

Amtrak station near La Honda:

  • 19 miles: SANTA CLARA-GREAT AMERICA (SANTA CLARA, FOOT OF STARS & STRIPES DR.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Honda:

  • Foothill College (about 9 miles; Los Altos Hills, CA; Full-time enrollment: 9,635)
  • Canada College (about 9 miles; Redwood City, CA; FT enrollment: 3,446)
  • Stanford University (about 10 miles; Stanford, CA; FT enrollment: 14,410)
  • De Anza College (about 13 miles; Cupertino, CA; FT enrollment: 16,729)
  • West Valley College (about 16 miles; Saratoga, CA; FT enrollment: 6,128)
  • College of San Mateo (about 16 miles; San Mateo, CA; FT enrollment: 5,398)
  • Mission College (about 17 miles; Santa Clara, CA; FT enrollment: 5,625)

Public high school in La Honda:

  • CAMP GLENWOOD (Location: 400 LOG CABIN RANCH RD., Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in La Honda:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: La Honda Fire Brigade (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Creeks: La Honda Creek (A), Langley Creek (B), Woodhams Creek (C), Alpine Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in La Honda: La Honda Store State Historic Landmark (1). Display/hide its location on the map

San Mateo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.2 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

60.8%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

12.2%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
12 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles in 2010

For population 15 years and over in La Honda:

Marital status in La Honda, CA
  • Never married: 15.2%
  • Now married: 75.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.8%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

For population 25 years and over in La Honda:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 82.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 62.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
California average:

15.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for La Honda, CA (based on San Mateo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic243,63422
Other31,69778
Evangelical Protestant24,771166
Mainline Protestant23,84074
Orthodox5,3505
Black Protestant2,04612
None387,113-
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: 171
Here:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 39
Here:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 114
San Mateo County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 703
Here:

10.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
San Mateo County:

16.9%
California:

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

18.0%
California:

17.9%

6.99% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($178,839 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.99%
California average:

5.19%

0.01% of residents moved from foreign countries ($58 average AGI)
San Mateo County:

0.01%
California average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from San Francisco County, CA  1.76% ($217,016 average AGI)
from Santa Clara County, CA  1.42% ($280,474)
from Alameda County, CA  0.71% ($135,901)


9.90% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($222,747 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.90%
California average:

6.14%

0.01% of residents moved to foreign countries ($372 average AGI)
San Mateo County:

0.01%
California average:

0.02%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Santa Clara County, CA  1.66% ($226,380 average AGI)
to San Francisco County, CA  1.31% ($134,464)
to Alameda County, CA  1.09% ($168,494)

Businesses in La Honda, CA

  • YMCA: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in La Honda:

  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSFB (1220 AM; 5 kW; PALO ALTO, CA; Owner: SCA-PALO ALTO, LLC)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSJX (1500 AM; 10 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING INC)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSCO (1080 AM; 10 kW; SANTA CRUZ, CA)

Strongest FM radio stations in La Honda:

  • KFJC (89.7 FM; LOS ALTOS, CA; Owner: FOOTHILL-DE ANZA COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KSQL (99.1 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KKUP (91.5 FM; CUPERTINO, CA; Owner: ASSURANCE SCIENCES FOUNDATION)
  • KBRG (100.3 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTEE (93.7 FM; FELTON, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KBAA (94.5 FM; GILROY, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFFG (97.7 FM; LOS ALTOS, CA; Owner: KFFG LICO, INC.)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K216AX (91.1 FM; LAUREL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM2 (95.7 FM; LIVERMORE, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KUFX (98.5 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRTY (95.3 FM; LOS GATOS, CA; Owner: KRTY, LTD.)
  • KYLD (94.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFRC-FM (99.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around La Honda:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KBIT-CA (Channel 28; SAN FRANCISCO, ETC., CA; Owner: POLAR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KICU-TV (Channel 36; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • KTEH (Channel 54; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
  • KDTV (Channel 14; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KDTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KSTS (Channel 48; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)

La Honda fatal accident list:

May 20, 2012 03:00 PM, Cr-Pescadero Creek Rd, Lat: 37.307628, Lon: -122.271850, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 26, 2006 01:20 AM, Alpine Rd, Lat: 37.296910, Lon: -122.256760, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 69ft / 20.7mTotal length
  • $211,000Total costs
  • 10,865Total average daily traffic
  • 395Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,995Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in La Honda, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 61950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for La Honda, CA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in La Honda, CA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, Near Allen Peak Lookout (Lat: 37.387417 Lon: -122.294944), Overall height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: WNEP546,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.087 MHz, 928.162 MHz, 952.162 MHz, 952.087 MHz, Grant Date: 10/05/2001, Expiration Date: 11/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2012, Phone: (202) 463-2914

  • Rattlesnake Ridge, On Castania Ridge Rd (Lat: 37.298556 Lon: -122.174028), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 18.2 m, Overall height: 19.2 m, Call Sign: WRAH295,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/15/2017, Expiration Date: 11/15/2027, Certifier: Rob Genovesi, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

  • LA HONDA, 415 Sears Ranch Rd (Lat: 37.322694 Lon: -122.279306), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 18.5 m, Call Sign: WRCM641, Licensee ID: L00001925,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6595.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, Grant Date: 11/13/2018, Expiration Date: 11/13/2028, Certifier: Steven Green, Registrant: County Of San Mateo, 455 County Center, Redwood City, CA 94063, Phone: (650) 363-4442, Fax: (650) 599-1121, Email:

  • Alpine Heights, 3871 Alpine Rd (Lat: 37.296694 Lon: -122.208028), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WRFT224,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2020, Expiration Date: 04/27/2030, Certifier: Rob Genovesi, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

  • ALLENPKSM, Allen Peak 2 Km W (Lat: 37.386833 Lon: -122.294722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WGX895,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6675.62 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 05/16/2019, Expiration Date: 08/12/2029, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia-Pacific Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 894-5096, Fax: (916) 894-5392, Email:


FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Towne Ridge (Lat: 37.287778 Lon: -122.245556), Type: Pole, Structure height: 8 m, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WPLO353,
    Assigned Frequencies: 482.012 MHz, 482.062 MHz, 488.225 MHz, 488.250 MHz, 488.275 MHz, Grant Date: 10/06/2009, Expiration Date: 11/12/2019, Cancellation Date: 09/25/2015, Certifier: Gregory J Forrest, Registrant: Macro Corporation, 1777 Oakland Blvd., Suite 101, Walnut Creek, CA 94596, Phone: (925) 210-1500, Fax: (925) 210-1616, Email:


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

144 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in La Honda)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER CO R66 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-shaft
    N-Number: 635SG, N635SG, N-635SG, Serial Number: 0999, Certificate Issue Date: 12/05/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Eric Dunn, 6350 La Honda Rd, La Honda, CA 94020

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 8. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 14 took place in 2017, and the least - 1 in 2012. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in La Honda, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (64.2%), and Structure Fires (22.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in La Honda, CA
    • 7064.2%Outside Fires
    • 2422.0%Structure Fires
    • 1311.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 21.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for La Honda, CA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in La Honda, CA
  • 82.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.2%Electricity
  • 5.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 1.8%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in La Honda, CA
  • 37.1%Wood
  • 25.7%Other fuel
  • 15.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.0%Electricity
  • 6.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


La Honda compared to California state average:

  • Median household income above 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

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  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
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