Las Posas, California

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Population in July 2007: 4,045.
Males: 2,080  (51.4%)
Females: 1,965  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

27.1 years
California median age:

33.3 years

Zip code: 93066

Estimated median household income in 2017: $100,447 (it was $72,333 in 2000)
Las Posas:

$100,447
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $45,249 (it was $30,160 in 2000)

Las Posas CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: over $1,000,000 (it was $566,900 in 2000)
Las Posas:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $671,308; detached houses: $735,921; townhouses or other attached units: $495,876; in 2-unit structures: $569,559; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $371,718; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $356,582; mobile homes: $158,216; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $48,786
March 2019 cost of living index in Las Posas: 94.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Las Posas, CA (2000)
    • 1,84947.7%White alone
    • 1,55940.2%Hispanic
    • 2295.9%Black alone
    • 1353.5%Asian alone
    • 601.5%Two or more races
    • 230.6%American Indian alone
    • 110.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 90.2%Other race alone

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

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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 53.6 square miles.

Population density: 75 people per square mile   (very low).

Las Posas, California map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Las Posas CCD:

0.5% ($2,842)
California:

0.8% ($1,564)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Camarillo, CA (4.7 miles , pop. 57,077).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Los Angeles, CA (38.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Camarillo, CA (2.2 miles ),
Santa Paula, CA (2.5 miles ),
Santa Rosa Valley, CA (2.5 miles ),
Moorpark, CA (2.7 miles ),
Casa Conejo, CA (2.8 miles ),
Saticoy, CA (2.9 miles ),
Fillmore, CA (3.0 miles ),
El Rio, CA (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 34.29 N, Longitude: 119.00 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 805

Distribution of median household income in Las Posas, CA in 2017
Las Posas satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in Las Posas, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.0%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (20.3%)
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.9%)
  • Health care (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.4%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.0%)
  • Social assistance (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Las Posas, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Top executives (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (11.6%)
  • Top executives (11.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Construction laborers (4.2%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.7%)
  • Child care workers (3.7%)

Average climate in Las Posas, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Las Posas, California average temperatures Las Posas, California average precipitation Las Posas, California humidity Las Posas, California wind speed Las Posas, California snowfall Las Posas, California sunshine Las Posas, California clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 86.9. This is about average.

City:

86.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.429. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.429
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.41. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.41
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 26.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.01. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.01
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00237. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00237
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Las Posas-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 706% 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 49.2 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
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 141.3 miles away from Las Posas 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 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 123.5 miles away from Las Posas center
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 147.2 miles away from the city 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 26.0 miles away from Las Posas center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 340.3 miles away from Las Posas center, causing $524,000,000 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 Ventura County (33) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 15, Floods: 15, Storms: 10, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Freezes: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Las Posas:

  • FMC-CAMARILLO DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; CAMARILLO, CA)
  • ST JOHNS PLEASANT VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; CAMARILLO, CA)
  • DAVITA-DIALYSIS CENTER OF CAMARILLO (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; CAMARILLO, CA)
  • CAMARILLO STATE HOSP AND DEV CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CAMARILLO, CA)
  • BRIGHTON GARDENS OF CAMARILLO (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CAMARILLO, CA)
  • LAS POSAS HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; CAMARILLO, CA)
  • FMC-SANTA PAULA (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; SANTA PAULA, CA)

Amtrak stations near Las Posas:

  • 6 miles: CAMARILLO (30 LEWIS RD.) . Services: public payphones, public transit connection.
  • 6 miles: SANTA PAULA (245 S. PALM AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, public transit connection.
  • 8 miles: MOORPARK (300 HIGH ST.) . Services: free short-term parking, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Las Posas:

  • California Lutheran University (about 9 miles; Thousand Oaks, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,103)
  • California State University-Channel Islands (about 10 miles; Camarillo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,163)
  • Moorpark College (about 10 miles; Moorpark, CA; FT enrollment: 9,338)
  • Oxnard College (about 13 miles; Oxnard, CA; FT enrollment: 3,879)
  • Ventura College (about 14 miles; Ventura, CA; FT enrollment: 8,460)
  • Pepperdine University (about 24 miles; Malibu, CA; FT enrollment: 6,722)
  • Los Angeles Pierce College (about 26 miles; Woodland Hills, CA; FT enrollment: 10,996)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Las Posas: Moorpark Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Cabrillo Racquet Club (B), Frietas Ranch (C), King Ranch (D), Saticoy Country Club (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Ventura County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.2 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

81.2%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.8%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

13.6%
Whole state:

14.2%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.6%
Whole state:

6.3%
364 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles in 2010
730 people in state prisons in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Las Posas:

Marital status in Las Posas, CA
  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 70.7%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 4.4%

For population 25 years and over in Las Posas:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.2
California average:

16.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Las Posas, CA (based on Ventura County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic232,57120
Evangelical Protestant73,341268
Other37,398118
Mainline Protestant22,00665
Black Protestant1,9864
Orthodox1,6807
None454,336-
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: 156
Ventura County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Here:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 134
Ventura County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 577
This county:

7.28 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Ventura County:

7.4%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

23.1%
State:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Ventura County:

19.0%
State:

17.9%

4.65% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($89,173 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.65%
California average:

5.03%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($914 average AGI)
Ventura County:

0.07%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.79% ($105,609 average AGI)
from Santa Barbara County, CA  0.30% ($52,730)
from San Diego County, CA  0.18% ($63,325)


5.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($77,626 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
California average:

5.21%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,423 average AGI)
Ventura County:

0.07%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Los Angeles County, CA  1.36% ($74,209 average AGI)
to Santa Barbara County, CA  0.23% ($92,855)
to San Diego County, CA  0.22% ($83,765)

Strongest AM radio stations in Las Posas:

  • KACD (850 AM; 25 kW; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOXR (910 AM; 5 kW; OXNARD, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KVTA (1520 AM; 10 kW; PORT HUENEME, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KUNX (1590 AM; 5 kW; VENTURA, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSUR (1260 AM; 25 kW; BEVERLY HILLS, CA)
  • KKZZ (1400 AM; 1 kW; SANTA PAULA, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Las Posas:

  • K272DI (102.3 FM; FILLMORE, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KCZN (96.7 FM; SANTA PAULA, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCLU (88.3 FM; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY)
  • KSSC (107.1 FM; VENTURA, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLFH (89.5 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: SHEPHERD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMRO (90.3 FM; CAMARILLO, CA; Owner: THE ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION, INC.)
  • KCPB (91.1 FM; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KDAR (98.3 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: ATEP RADIO, INC.)
  • KCAQ (104.7 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KBBY-FM (95.1 FM; VENTURA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOCP (95.9 FM; CAMARILLO, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KMLT (92.7 FM; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: AMATURO GROUP OF L.A., LTD.)
  • KCRU (89.1 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • K220FR (91.9 FM; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCSN (88.5 FM; NORTHRIDGE, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, NORTHRIDGE)
  • KFYV (105.5 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • K271AC (102.1 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KMLA (103.7 FM; EL RIO, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KKBT (100.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • K293AG (106.5 FM; TAFT, CA; Owner: CENTRO CRISTIANO DE FE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Las Posas:

  • KADY-TV (Channel 63; OXNARD, CA; Owner: BILTMORE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • K25GV (Channel 25; OXNARD, CA; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KJLA (Channel 57; VENTURA, CA; Owner: KJLA, LLC)
  • KSMV-LP (Channel 33; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KJLA, LLC)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Las Posas, CA
  • 74.9%Utility gas
  • 13.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.7%Electricity
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Las Posas, CA
  • 48.1%Utility gas
  • 34.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.8%Electricity


Las Posas compared to California state average:

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

Las Posas on our top lists:

  • #97 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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