Lake Almanor Peninsula, California

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Population in 2010: 356. Population change since 2000: +6.0%
Males: 197  (55.5%)
Females: 159  (44.5%)
Median resident age:  54.5 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 96137.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,976 (it was $26,000 in 2000)
Lake Almanor Peninsula:

$45,976
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,414 (it was $15,643 in 2000)

Lake Almanor Peninsula CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $321,371 (it was $128,800 in 2000)
Lake Almanor Peninsula:

$321,371
CA:

$373,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,061.

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  • Races in Lake Almanor Peninsula, CA (2010)

    Lake Almanor Peninsula races chart
    • 32290.4%White alone
    • 226.2%Hispanic
    • 92.5%American Indian alone
    • 30.8%Two or more races

Races in Lake Almanor Peninsula detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lake Almanor Peninsula: 107.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.3%), French Canadian (11.8%), English (11.2%), Norwegian (10.3%), United States (5.9%), German (4.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 1.83 square miles.

Population density: 194 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Lake Almanor Peninsula:

  • High school or higher: 83.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lake Almanor Peninsula CDP:

  • Never married: 7.3%
  • Now married: 76.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 5.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,444 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,625 (0.5%)

Lake Almanor Peninsula satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (52.7 miles , pop. 59,954).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (120.3 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (454.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Hamilton Branch, CA (1.3 miles ), Lake Almanor Country Club, CA (1.5 miles ), East Shore, CA (1.9 miles) , Clear Creek, CA (2.1 miles) , Almanor, CA (2.2 miles) , Prattville, CA (2.2 miles) , Lake Almanor West, CA (2.2 miles ), Chester, CA (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.28 N, Longitude: 121.13 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Lake Almanor Peninsula household income distribution Lake Almanor Peninsula home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.1%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Information (67%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (17%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (82%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (67%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (82%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Lake Almanor Peninsula: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lake Almanor Peninsula, California

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Earthquake activity:

Lake Almanor Peninsula-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below California state average. It is 539% 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 186.7 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 191.7 miles away from Lake Almanor Peninsula center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 234.7 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 155.2 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 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 176.1 miles away from Lake Almanor Peninsula center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 203.4 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 Plumas County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lake Almanor Peninsula topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lake Almanor Peninsula:

  • SENECA DISTRICT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; CHESTER, CA)
  • INDIAN VALLEY HOSPITAL D P SNF (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GREENVILLE, CA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake Almanor Peninsula:

  • Butte College (about 52 miles; Oroville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 8,649)
  • California State University-Chico (about 54 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • Shasta College (about 68 miles; Redding, CA; FT enrollment: 5,645)
  • Yuba College (about 83 miles; Marysville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 86 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 86 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 6,919)
  • Sierra College (about 103 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)

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Notable location: Peninsula Fire Protection District Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Plumas 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 2006 was 48.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 18.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.0
U.S.:

20.2
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.7%
(44.6% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.7%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.6%
Whole state:  7.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Lake Almanor Peninsula compared to California 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
California average:

15.4

Lake Almanor Peninsula travel time to work - commute Lake Almanor Peninsula mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (54%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Utility gas (13%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lake Almanor Peninsula CDP (based on Plumas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,66723
Catholic1,2164
Mainline Protestant8468
Other7646
None15,514-
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: 12
Plumas County:

5.83 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Plumas County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Plumas County:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
Here:

18.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Plumas County:

26.0%
California:

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

13.9%
State:

17.9%

6.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Butte County, CA  0.59% ($30,372 average AGI)
from Washoe County, NV  0.59% ($35,372)
from Placer County, CA  0.26% ($54,368)


6.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,824 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
California average:

5.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washoe County, NV  0.93% ($40,681 average AGI)
to Butte County, CA  0.89% ($25,197)
to Lassen County, CA  0.35% ($34,731)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lake Almanor Peninsula:

  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPCO (1370 AM; 5 kW; QUINCY, CA; Owner: CAROUSEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, 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.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KPAY (1290 AM; 5 kW; CHICO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNRO (1670 AM; 10 kW; REDDING, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lake Almanor Peninsula:

  • K205EJ (88.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTOR (99.7 FM; WESTWOOD, CA; Owner: SIERRA RADIO, INC.)
  • KBNF (98.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CAROUSEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K209AY (89.7 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: THE UNIV. FOUND. CA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KHJQ (92.3 FM; SUSANVILLE, CA; Owner: SIERRA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: KEILY MILLER)
  • KRDG (105.3 FM; SHINGLETOWN, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC.)
  • KJDX (93.3 FM; SUSANVILLE, CA; Owner: SIERRA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLVB-FM (102.7 FM; RED BLUFF, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K216CF (91.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)
  • KLVC (88.3 FM; MAGALIA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZAP (96.7 FM; PARADISE, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC.)
  • KHRD (103.1 FM; WEAVERVILLE, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KNCQ (97.3 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KNCA (89.7 FM; BURNEY, CA; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER ED.)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRRX (106.1 FM; BURNEY, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC.)
  • KMXI (95.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Lake Almanor Peninsula:

  • K57AD (Channel 57; CHESTER, ETC., CA; Owner: ALMANOR TV AND FM ASSOCIATION)
  • K59AU (Channel 59; CHESTER, ETC., CA; Owner: ALMANOR TV AND FM ASSOCIATION)
  • K67BS (Channel 67; CHESTER, ETC., CA; Owner: ALMANOR TV AND FM ASSOCIATION)
  • K63DP (Channel 63; CHESTER, CA; Owner: ALMANOR TV AND FM ASSOCIATION)

Lake Almanor Peninsula on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations:"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Financial specialists:"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Art and design workers"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Accommodation and food services"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Accommodation and food services"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations:"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities"
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