For population 25 years and over in Lucerne:
For population 15 years and over in Lucerne CDP:
78 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 1.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,793 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Rosa, CA (44.5 miles , pop. 147,595).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (80.2 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (423.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Nice, CA (2.0 miles ), North Lakeport, CA (2.5 miles ), Lakeport, CA (2.7 miles ), Upper Lake, CA (2.8 miles ), Clearlake Oaks, CA (2.8 miles ), Kelseyville, CA (2.9 miles ), Clearlake, CA (3.6 miles ), Lower Lake, CA (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 39.09 N, Longitude: 122.79 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 707
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Lucerne: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lucerne, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Lucerne-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 1718% 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 76.1 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 8/1/1975 at 20:20:12, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.7 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 79.9 miles away from Lucerne center
On 9/3/2000 at 08:36:30, a magnitude 5.2 (4.9 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.2 ML, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.3 mi) earthquake occurred 53.1 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 9/19/1992 at 23:04:47, a magnitude 4.9 (4.5 MB, 4.5 ML, 4.9 ML, Depth: 1.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 15.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/12/2006 at 10:37:29, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, Depth: 1.8 mi) earthquake occurred 18.8 miles away from Lucerne center
On 9/4/1995 at 14:16:17, a magnitude 4.8 (4.6 MB, 4.5 MS, 4.8 ML, Depth: 4.5 mi) earthquake occurred 28.3 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 Lake County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Mudslides: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Lucerne:
Airports located in Lucerne:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lucerne:
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Public elementary/middle school in Lucerne:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 4.22. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.419. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 5.45. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 39.2%
(30.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 81.2% for Black residents, 10.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 78.5% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
Lucerne compared to California state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Lucerne (based on Lake County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.38%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.32% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,821 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.34% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,274 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($236 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lucerne)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2014.