Mammoth Lakes, California

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Population in 2019: 8,235 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: +16.1%
 
Males: 4,491  (54.5%)
Females: 3,744  (45.5%)
Median resident age:

32.0 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 93546.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $63,745 (it was $44,570 in 2000)
Mammoth Lakes:

$63,745
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $35,456 (it was $24,526 in 2000)

Mammoth Lakes town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $380,163 (it was $256,800 in 2000)
Mammoth Lakes:

$380,163
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000; townhouses or other attached units: over $1,000,000; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $746,231; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $560,171; mobile homes: $121,694

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,359.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mammoth Lakes: 101.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.8%
(4.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.6% for Black residents, 18.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.8% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Mammoth Lakes, CA (2019)
    • 4,40453.6%White alone
    • 3,11237.9%Hispanic
    • 3093.8%Asian alone
    • 1882.3%Two or more races
    • 1031.3%Other race alone
    • 240.3%Black alone
    • 230.3%American Indian alone

Races in Mammoth Lakes detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Mammoth Lakes, California as of May 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mammoth Lakes is 4,079 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Mammoth Lakes by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(97.0)
3
(40.3)
3
(40.2)
2
(26.9)
8
(107.9)
5
(60.0)
3
(35.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.4)
2
(25.1)
5
(63.4)
5
(62.8)
2
(24.6)
15
(184.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(13.9)
5
(67.1)
5
(66.9)
2
(26.9)
2
(27.0)
4
(48.0)
9
(107.5)
5
(60.5)
3
(37.3)
1
(12.6)
3
(38.0)
5
(62.8)
3
(37.0)
1
(12.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
18
(249.3)
29
(389.3)
26
(348.1)
35
(470.9)
36
(485.6)
29
(348.1)
26
(310.5)
13
(157.4)
24
(298.8)
11
(138.3)
12
(152.1)
17
(213.7)
14
(172.5)
26
(320.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
87
(1,205)
70
(939.7)
82
(1,098)
96
(1,292)
68
(917.3)
66
(792.2)
54
(644.9)
33
(399.6)
21
(261.4)
25
(314.3)
19
(240.8)
21
(264.0)
9
(110.9)
17
(209.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
208
(2,881)
159
(2,135)
208
(2,785)
223
(3,000)
156
(2,104)
156
(1,873)
140
(1,672)
113
(1,368)
88
(1,095)
107
(1,345)
79
(1,001)
115
(1,445)
71
(874.6)
105
(1,294)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(193.9)
12
(161.1)
11
(147.3)
10
(134.5)
6
(80.9)
22
(264.1)
2
(23.9)
6
(72.7)
2
(24.9)
11
(138.3)
11
(139.4)
11
(138.3)
2
(24.6)
9
(110.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.5)
2
(27.0)
1
(12.0)
1
(11.9)
1
(12.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.3)
2
(24.6)
City-Data.com crime index346.7294.3321.9344.9346.4283.5237.0138.2145.0138.4185.9199.2110.0291.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Mammoth Lakes, CA

Crime rate in Mammoth Lakes detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 15 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
California average:

2.01
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Ancestries: Norwegian (7.2%), Irish (6.2%), German (5.4%), Swedish (3.2%), English (2.8%), Italian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated on 08/20/1984

Elevation: 7920 feet

Land area: 24.8 square miles.

Population density: 332 people per square mile   (very low).

Mammoth Lakes, California map

2,548 residents are foreign born (19.4% Latin America).

This town:

31.0%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,987 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,757 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clovis, CA (68.9 miles , pop. 68,468).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fresno, CA (74.2 miles , pop. 427,652).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (247.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

June Lake, CA (3.3 miles ),
McGee Creek, CA (3.3 miles),
Crowley Lake, CA (3.7 miles ),
Aspen Springs, CA (4.0 miles),
Sunny Slopes, CA (4.2 miles),
Swall Meadows, CA (4.5 miles ),
Lee Vining, CA (4.8 miles ),
Round Valley, CA (5.1 miles )

Latitude: 37.64 N, Longitude: 118.98 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +369 (+4.5%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 4,670 (83.7%)

Area code: 760

Distribution of median household income in Mammoth Lakes, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Mammoth Lakes, CA in 2019
Mammoth Lakes satellite photo by USGS

Mammoth Lakes tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

8.1%
California:

7.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +2,248 (+46.4%).
Most common industries in Mammoth Lakes, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (34.6%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (8.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Health care (3.7%)
  • Public administration (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (35.7%)
  • Construction (13.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.9%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Educational services (3.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (32.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (11.1%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
  • Public administration (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Mammoth Lakes, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.9%)
  • Carpenters (4.9%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (4.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Top executives (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)

Average climate in Mammoth Lakes, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Mammoth Lakes, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 94.8. This is worse than average.

City:

94.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.415. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.415
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 44.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

44.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 26.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Earthquake activity:

Mammoth Lakes-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 8564% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mono County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Mudslides: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mammoth Lakes topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Mammoth Lakes:

  • MAMMOTH HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 85 SIERRA PARK ROAD PO BOX 660)

Airports located in Mammoth Lakes:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mammoth Lakes:

  • Institute of Technology Inc (about 69 miles; Clovis, CA; Full-time enrollment: 2,483)
  • University of Phoenix-Central Valley Campus (about 70 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,109)
  • California State University-Fresno (about 71 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 18,993)
  • Heald College-Fresno (about 73 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • Fresno City College (about 76 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 12,994)
  • Fresno Pacific University (about 76 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 3,083)
  • Reedley College (about 77 miles; Reedley, CA; FT enrollment: 8,144)

Public high schools in Mammoth Lakes:

  • MAMMOTH HIGH (Students: 229, Location: 365 SIERRA PARK RD., Grades: 9-12)
  • SIERRA HIGH (CONTINUATION) (Students: 15, Location: 461 SIERRA PARK RD., Grades: 10-12)
  • JAN WORK COMMUNITY (Location: 451 SIERRA PARK RD., Grades: 1-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Mammoth Lakes:

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Library in Mammoth Lakes:

  • MONO COUNTY FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $915,727; Location: 400 SIERRA PARK RD.; 110,513 books; 3,200 e-books; 5,143 audio materials; 4,908 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 200 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mammoth Lakes: TJ Lake Trailhead (A), Twin Falls Picnic Site (B), Twin Lakes Campground (C), Twin Lakes Picnic Site (D), Twin Lakes Vista (E), Duck Pass Trailhead (F), Earthquake Flat Interpretive Site (G), Horseshoe Lake Group Campground (H), Horseshoe Lake Picnic Site (I), Lake George Campground (J), Lake George Picnic Site (K), Lake Mary Campground (L), Mammoth Consolidated Mine Interpretive Site (M), Mammoth Mountain Ski Area (N), Mammoth Mountain-Bottomless Pit Trailhead (O), Mammoth Pass Trailhead (P), Mammoth Visitor Center Picnic Site (Q), Mill City Historic Site (R), Panorama Dome Trailhead (S), Pine City Campground (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Sierra Center Mall Shopping Center (1), Sherwin Plaza Shopping Center (2), Shell Center Shopping Center (3), Red Rooster Mall Shopping Center (4), Minaret Village Mall Shopping Center (5), Mammoth Mall Shopping Center (6), Mammoth Gateway Center Shopping Center (7), Mammoth Factory Store Shopping Center (8), Main Street Plaza Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Mammoth Lakes: Saint Joseph Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes: Twin Lakes (A), Lake Barrett (B), McLeod Lake (C), Crystal Lake (D), Lake George (E), Horseshoe Lake (F), Lake Mamie (G), Mammoth Lakes (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Cold Water Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Mammoth Lakes include: Community Center Park (1), Mammoth Creek Park (2), Shady Rest Park (3), Valentine Reserve Ecological Study Area (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Rock Creek Lodge (Ski & Helicopter Tours; 7497 Rock Creek Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Alpen Veterinary Hospital - Alpenhof Lodge (Sierra Manor Road) (1), Alpenhof Lodge (6080 Minaret Road) (2), Mammoth Ski & Racquet Club (248 Mammoth Slopes Drive) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Mono County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mammoth Lakes and their reported violations in the past:

NPS-DEVILS POSTPILE (Population served: 940, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-21-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
JUNE MTN. SKI AREA, STEW POT SLIM S (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
CONVICT LAKE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
TWIN LAKES RESORT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
POKONOBE LODGE REST./STORE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
WOODS LODGE (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
MAMMOTH LAKES AIRPORT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
ROCK CREEK LODGE (Population served: 23, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mammoth Lakes that have no violations reported:

  • POKONOBE LODGE RES./STORE (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: )
  • HOT CREEK HATCHERY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

53.3%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.5%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Mammoth Lakes in 2010:

  • 123 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 28 people in college/university student housing
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Mammoth Lakes in 2000:

  • 189 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 14 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 14 people in other group homes

Banks with branches in Mammoth Lakes (2011 data):

  • Union Bank, National Association: Mammoth Lakes Branch at 437 Old Mammoth Road, branch established on 1983/02/07. Info updated 2011/09/01: Bank assets: $88,967.5 mil, Deposits: $65,286.4 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 403 total offices, Holding Company: Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Mammoth Lakes Branch at 3101 Main Street, branch established on 1976/02/02. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Oak Valley Community Bank: Mammoth Lakes Branch at 307 Old Mammoth Road, branch established on 2001/05/29. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $612.4 mil, Deposits: $536.2 mil, headquarters in Oakdale, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Oak Valley Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Mammoth Lakes:

Marital status in Mammoth Lakes, CA
  • Never married: 51.1%
  • Now married: 31.2%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Mammoth Lakes:

  • High school or higher: 85.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
California average:

14.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Mammoth Lakes
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mammoth Lakes, CA (based on Mono County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,8523
Evangelical Protestant3958
Other3403
Mainline Protestant582
None557-
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: 6
Mono County:

4.70 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Mono County:

7.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Mono County:

34.49 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

6.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

22.2%
State:

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

8.4%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.4%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mammoth Lakes:

43.0%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Mammoth Lakes:

28.4
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Mammoth Lakes:

22.7%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mammoth Lakes:

8.0%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mammoth Lakes:

31.2%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Mammoth Lakes:

55.2%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Mammoth Lakes:

80.5%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mammoth Lakes, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 12$92,699$92,6994$19,871
Police Protection - Officers 11$133,074$145,1720$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 8$50,355$75,5330$0
Financial Administration 7$49,117$84,2010$0
Parks and Recreation 7$39,295$67,3637$3,565
Other and Unallocable 6$45,382$90,7641$3,029
Other Government Administration 4$36,226$108,6780$0
Airports 4$28,155$84,4652$7,354
Police - Other 3$16,299$65,1963$1,112
Totals for Government 62$490,602$94,95517$34,930

Mammoth Lakes government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $6,493,000 ($788.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,563,000 ($189.80)
    Air Transportation: $114,000 ($13.84)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $12,663,000 ($1537.70)
    Regular Highways: $10,509,000 ($1276.14)
    Central Staff Services: $4,396,000 ($533.82)
    Financial Administration: $3,946,000 ($479.17)
    Police Protection: $3,679,000 ($446.75)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,392,000 ($290.47)
    Air Transportation: $1,310,000 ($159.08)
    Libraries: $25,000 ($3.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($0.36)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $125,000 ($15.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing and Community Development: $670,000 ($81.36)
    General - Other: $198,000 ($24.04)
    Police Protection: $186,000 ($22.59)
    Regular Highways: $128,000 ($15.54)

Mammoth Lakes government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $462,000 ($56.10)
    Other: $366,000 ($44.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $196,000 ($23.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($1.94)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $504,000 ($61.20)
    Air Transportation: $282,000 ($34.24)
    Other: $115,000 ($13.96)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $259,000 ($31.45)
    Rents: $217,000 ($26.35)
    Interest Earnings: $173,000 ($21.01)
    Fines and Forfeits: $94,000 ($11.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,203,000 ($267.52)
    Highways: $1,344,000 ($163.21)
    General Local Government Support: $54,000 ($6.56)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $24,854,000 ($3018.09)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,925,000 ($476.62)
    Property: $3,378,000 ($410.20)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,724,000 ($209.35)
    Other License: $495,000 ($60.11)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $323,000 ($39.22)
    Other: $71,000 ($8.62)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $54,000 ($6.56)

Mammoth Lakes government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,685,000 ($447.48)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,415,000 ($414.69)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,269,000 ($154.10)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,269,000 ($154.10)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $269,000 ($32.67)

Mammoth Lakes government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $845,000 ($102.61)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,768,000 ($3736.25)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,809,000 ($219.67)

9.25% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,231 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.25%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.61% ($72,802 average AGI)
from Inyo County, CA  0.97% ($57,654)
from San Diego County, CA  0.88% ($46,638)


9.44% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,541 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.44%
California average:

5.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Inyo County, CA  0.95% ($48,843 average AGI)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.64% ($30,235)
to San Diego County, CA  0.64% ($40,912)
Businesses in Mammoth Lakes, CA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1Motel 61
Ben & Jerry's1New Balance1
Best Western1Nike3
Carl\s Jr.1Quality1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid1
Econo Lodge1Starbucks2
FedEx3Travelodge1
GNC1UPS4
Lane Furniture1Vans2
MasterBrand Cabinets5Vons1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mammoth Lakes:

  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOOR (790 AM; 10 kW; CLOVIS, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KTNS (1060 AM; 5 kW; OAKHURST, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA SIERRA CORPORATION)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KERI (1180 AM; 50 kW; WASCO-GREENACRES, CA; Owner: KWSO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mammoth Lakes:

  • KMMT (106.5 FM; MAMMOTH LAKES, CA; Owner: MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN FM ASSOCIATES,INC.)
  • KRHV (93.3 FM; BIG PINE, CA; Owner: DAVID A. AND MARYANN M. DIGERNESS)
  • KIBS (100.7 FM; BISHOP, CA; Owner: GREAT COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K208BS (89.5 FM; BISHOP, CA; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL B/CASTERS, INC)
  • KWTW (88.5 FM; BISHOP, CA; Owner: LIVING PROOF, INC.)
  • KWTM (90.9 FM; JUNE LAKE, CA; Owner: LIVING PROOF, INC.)
  • KSVL (92.3 FM; SMITH, NV; Owner: DONEGAL ENTERPRISES)
  • KFNO (90.3 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KLBN (105.1 FM; AUBERRY, CA; Owner: LOTUS COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KOQO-FM (101.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KRNC (105.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSKS (93.7 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFCF (88.1 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FRESNO FREE COLLEGE FOUNDATION)
  • KVPR (89.3 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: WHITE ASH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDAY (92.5 FM; INDEPENDENCE, CA; Owner: MS. BENETT KESSLER)
  • K205ET (88.9 FM; BIG PINE, ETC., CA; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KDJK (103.9 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEFR (89.9 FM; LE GRAND, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K276BW (103.1 FM; NORTH FORK BASS LAKE, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA SIERRA CORPORATION)
  • KUBB (96.3 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP. OF MONTEREY INC)

TV broadcast stations around Mammoth Lakes:

  • K11KD (Channel 11; MAMMOTH LAKES, CA; Owner: KING VIDEOCABLE COMPANY)
Mammoth Lakes fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Mammoth Lakes fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 46ft / 14.4mTotal length
  • 46,950Total average daily traffic
  • 5,395Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,628Total future (year 2038) average daily traffic

2007 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2007 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 16. The highest number of fires - 42 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2009. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Mammoth Lakes, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (67.7%), and Structure Fires (22.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Mammoth Lakes, CA
    • 13267.7%Outside Fires
    • 4322.1%Structure Fires
    • 126.2%Other
    • 84.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mammoth Lakes, CA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Mammoth Lakes, California:

  • Motel 6, 3372 Main St, Mammoth Lakes, California 93546 , Phone: (760) 934-6660
  • Cinnamon Bear Inn Bed & Break, 113 CTR St Box 3338, Mammoth Lakes, California 93546 , Phone: (760) 934-2873
  • Snowflower, PO Box 7404, Mammoth Lakes, California 93546 , Phone: (760) 934-0161
  • Quality Inn, 3537 Main St, Mammoth Lakes, California 93546 , Phone: (760) 934-5114, Fax: (760) 934-5165
  • Best Western Plus High Sierra Hotel, 3228 Main St, Mammoth Lakes, California 93546 , Phone: (760) 924-1234, Fax: (760) 934-3626
  • Sierra Lodge, 3540 Main St, Mammoth Lakes, California 93546 , Phone: (760) 934-8881, Fax: (760) 934-7231
  • The Sierra Nevada Resort, 164 Old Mammoth Rd, Mammoth Lakes, California 93546 , Phone: (760) 934-2515, Fax: (760) 934-7319
  • Juniper Springs Resort, 4000 Meridian Blvd, Mammoth lakes, California 93546 , Phone: (760) 924-1102
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Mammoth Lakes, California
Most common first names in Mammoth Lakes, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1068.9 years
Richard963.7 years
Robert973.0 years
William870.4 years
George478.5 years
Mary486.0 years
Kathleen364.4 years
Michael359.4 years
Catherine382.4 years
Louise383.6 years
Most common last names in Mammoth Lakes, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thompson580.2 years
Smith374.0 years
Journey243.0 years
Alexander282.5 years
Kelly280.0 years
Cox262.5 years
Grey264.5 years
Farmer275.5 years
Hughes279.0 years
Atkins272.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mammoth Lakes, CA
  • 32.0%Wood
  • 31.4%Utility gas
  • 13.4%Other fuel
  • 10.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.5%Electricity
  • 3.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mammoth Lakes, CA
  • 41.0%Electricity
  • 29.2%Utility gas
  • 25.1%Wood
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Mammoth Lakes compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Mammoth Lakes on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest cost per building permit(population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: accommodation and food services (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
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