Llagas-Uvas, California

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Population in July 2007: 3,214.
Males: 1,636  (50.9%)
Females: 1,578  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
California median age:  33.3 years

Zip code: 95037

Estimated median household income in 2013: $112,706 (it was $91,051 in 2000)
Llagas-Uvas:

$112,706
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $61,639 (it was $47,324 in 2000)

Llagas-Uvas CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: over $1,000,000 (it was $649,300 in 2000)
Llagas-Uvas:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $816,608; Detached houses: $923,750; Townhouses or other attached units: $553,521; In 2-unit structures: $511,271; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $421,025; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $467,610; Mobile homes: $95,743; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $179,392
  • Races in Llagas-Uvas, CA (2000)

    Llagas-Uvas races chart
    • 2,47278.7%White alone
    • 40512.9%Hispanic
    • 1043.3%Asian alone
    • 943.0%Two or more races
    • 321.0%Black alone
    • 190.6%Other race alone
    • 160.5%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Llagas-Uvas: 160.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 101.6 square miles.

Population density: 32 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Llagas-Uvas:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Llagas-Uvas CCD:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 69.6%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Llagas-Uvas CCD:  0.6% ($3,822)
California:  0.8% ($1,564)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Jose, CA (19.4 miles , pop. 894,943).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (277.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Morgan Hill, CA (2.2 miles ), San Martin, CA (2.3 miles ), Gilroy, CA (2.7 miles ), Corralitos, CA (2.8 miles ), Interlaken, CA (2.8 miles ), Amesti, CA (3.0 miles ), Day Valley, CA (3.2 miles ), Freedom, CA (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 37.06 N, Longitude: 121.69 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 408

Llagas-Uvas household income distribution Llagas-Uvas home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Computer and electronic products (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Computer and electronic products (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (16%)
  • Engineers (8%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

Work and jobs in Llagas-Uvas: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Llagas-Uvas, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Llagas-Uvas-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 779% 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 96.7 miles away from the city 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 5.5 miles away from Llagas-Uvas 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 153.1 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 207.4 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 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 96.6 miles away from Llagas-Uvas center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 221.0 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 Santa Clara County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Llagas-Uvas:

  • PLEASANT ACRES (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MORGAN HILL, CA)
  • PACIFIC HILLS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MORGAN HILL, CA)
  • SATELLITE DIALYSIS MORGAN HILL (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; MORGAN HILL, CA)
  • SAINT LOUISE REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; GILROY, CA)
  • SOUTH VALLEY HOSPITAL D/P SNF (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GILROY, CA)
  • SAN MIGUEL HOUSE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; GILROY, CA)
  • WREN HOUSE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; GILROY, CA)

Amtrak stations near Llagas-Uvas:

  • 8 miles: GILROY (7250 MONTEREY HWY.) - Bus Station . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: WATSONVILLE (W. LAKE AVE. & RODRIGUEZ ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: SANTA CRUZ (920 PACIFIC AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Llagas-Uvas:

  • Gavilan College (about 10 miles; Gilroy, CA; Full-time enrollment: 3,327)
  • Cabrillo College (about 15 miles; Aptos, CA; FT enrollment: 7,729)
  • Evergreen Valley College (about 17 miles; San Jose, CA; FT enrollment: 5,539)
  • University of California-Santa Cruz (about 22 miles; Santa Cruz, CA; FT enrollment: 17,751)
  • San Jose State University (about 22 miles; San Jose, CA; FT enrollment: 23,357)
  • San Jose City College (about 22 miles; San Jose, CA; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • West Valley College (about 23 miles; Saratoga, CA; FT enrollment: 6,128)

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Notable locations in Llagas-Uvas: Cottle House (A), Redwood Retreat (B), Thomas Kruse Winery (C), Summerhill Vineyards (D), Sarahs Vineyard (E), Live Oaks Winery (F), Hecker Pass Winery (G), Fortino Winery (H), Bradleys Store (I), Gilman Ranch (J), Uvas Volunteer Fire Department (K), Ormsby Volunteer Fire Department (L), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Station 3 Treehaven (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Chesbro Reservoir (A), Uvas Reservoir (B), Sprig Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Bodfish Creek (A), Croy Creek (B), Gaffey Creek (C), Little Arthur Creek (D), Little Uvas Creek (E), Sycamore Creek (F), Twin Fall Creek (G), Star Creek (H), Alec Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Llagas-Uvas include: Mount Madonna County Park (1), Uvas Canyon County Park (2), Calero Reservoir County Park (3), Oak del Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Santa Clara 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 2012 was 94.4. This is worse than average.

City:

94.4
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.350. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.350
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 13.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.3
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.343. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.343
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.82. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.82
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00278. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00278
U.S.:

0.01468
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  77.2%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.2%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.5%
Whole state:

14.2%

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

3.5%
Whole state:

6.3%
30 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Llagas-Uvas compared to California state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
California average:

16.1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (54%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Llagas-Uvas CCD (based on Santa Clara County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic447,36956
Evangelical Protestant148,599481
Other125,165221
Mainline Protestant44,623132
Orthodox7,72017
Black Protestant2,55220
None1,005,614-
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: 345
Santa Clara County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 117
Santa Clara County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 239
Santa Clara County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,488
Here:

8.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Santa Clara County:

19.0%
California:

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

16.6%
State:

17.9%

4.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($72,046 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
California average:

5.03%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,211 average AGI)
Santa Clara County:

0.07%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Alameda County, CA  0.54% ($76,962 average AGI)
from San Mateo County, CA  0.46% ($95,955)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.28% ($60,609)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($76,850 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
California average:

5.12%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,460 average AGI)
Santa Clara County:

0.16%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Alameda County, CA  0.68% ($78,628 average AGI)
to San Mateo County, CA  0.50% ($92,061)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.39% ($83,457)

Strongest AM radio stations in Llagas-Uvas:

  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAZA (1290 AM; 5 kW; GILROY, CA; Owner: RADIO FIESTA CORPORATION)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KSCO (1080 AM; 10 kW; SANTA CRUZ, CA)
  • KZSJ (1120 AM; 5 kW; SAN MARTIN, CA; Owner: BUSTOS MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KYAA (1200 AM; 25 kW; SOQUEL, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, 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.)
  • KSRK (540 AM; 10 kW; CARMEL VALLEY, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, INC.)
  • KDBV (980 AM; 10 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: WOLFHOUSE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Llagas-Uvas:

  • KSQL (99.1 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KBRG (100.3 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKUP (91.5 FM; CUPERTINO, CA; Owner: ASSURANCE SCIENCES FOUNDATION)
  • KBAA (94.5 FM; GILROY, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSQQ (96.1 FM; MORGAN HILL, CA; Owner: COYOTE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDON-FM (102.5 FM; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K202DU (88.3 FM; SAN JUAN BAUTISTA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KBTU (93.5 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KHRI (90.7 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLVM (89.7 FM; PRUNEDALE, CA; Owner: PRUNEDALE EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION)
  • K265DG (100.9 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K240CD (95.9 FM; SOQUEL, ETC., CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K206BQ (89.1 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: PATAPHYSICAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KTEE (93.7 FM; FELTON, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K238AC (95.5 FM; SALIDA, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSJS (90.5 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KEZR (106.5 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF SAN JOSE, INC.)
  • K260AA (99.9 FM; CARMEL VALLEY, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KUSP (88.9 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: PATAPHYSICAL B/CING. FOUNDATION,INC.)
  • KWAV (96.9 FM; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING OF MONTEREY)

TV broadcast stations around Llagas-Uvas:

  • K21EV (Channel 21; SALINAS, CA; Owner: LIVING FAITH BROADCASTING)
  • KDJT-CA (Channel 33; SALINAS/MONTEREY,ETC, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNTV (Channel 11; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KNTV LICENSE, INC.)
  • KKPX (Channel 65; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: PAXSON SAN JOSE LICENSE, INC.)
  • KBIT-CA (Channel 28; SAN FRANCISCO, ETC., CA; Owner: POLAR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICU-TV (Channel 36; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSBW (Channel 8; SALINAS, CA; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTEH (Channel 54; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
  • KTEH1 (Channel 54; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
  • KCBA (Channel 35; SALINAS, CA; Owner: SEAL ROCK BROADCASTERS, L.L.C.)
  • KAXT-CA (Channel 22; SANTA CLARA-SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: LINDA K. TRUMBLY)

Llagas-Uvas on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in religious group quarters"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Financial managers"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Computer and electronic products"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Accountants and auditors"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest cost of living"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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