For population 25 years and over in Mariposa:
For population 15 years and over in Mariposa CDP:
70 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,242 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Merced, CA (30.7 miles , pop. 63,893).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fresno, CA (49.8 miles , pop. 427,652).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (251.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Midpines, CA (2.2 miles ), Bootjack, CA (2.3 miles ), Catheys Valley, CA (2.8 miles ), Nipinnawasee, CA (3.8 miles ), Hornitos, CA (3.8 miles) , Ahwahnee, CA (4.0 miles ), El Portal, CA (4.1 miles ), Wawona, CA (4.2 miles) .
Latitude: 37.49 N, Longitude: 119.97 W
Area code: 209
Work and jobs in Mariposa: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mariposa, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Mariposa-area historical earthquake activity is below California state average. It is 1090% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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 89.7 miles away from the city center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
On 7/21/1986 at 14:42:26, a magnitude 6.5 (6.0 MB, 6.2 MS, 6.2 MW, 6.5 ML) earthquake occurred 84.1 miles away from Mariposa center
On 5/27/1980 at 14:50:57, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.0 MW, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 64.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/1980 at 16:33:44, a magnitude 6.1 (6.1 MB, 6.1 MS, 6.1 MW, 6.1 ML) earthquake occurred 62.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/25/1980 at 19:44:51, a magnitude 6.1 (5.5 MB, 5.8 MS, 5.8 M, 6.1 ML) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from Mariposa center
On 4/24/1984 at 21:15:19, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 6.1 MS, 6.2 MW, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 96.4 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 Mariposa County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Landslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: George Radanovich - Politician, Jon Leicester - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Chicago Cubs, born: Feb 7, 1979).
Hospitals/medical centers in Mariposa:
Airports located in Mariposa:
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Amtrak station:MARIPOSA (12TH & JESSIE STS.) - Bus Station . Services: public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
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Public elementary/middle schools in Mariposa:
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Private elementary/middle school in Mariposa:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 46.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Mariposa and their reported violations in the past:CDF - MT. BULLION CAMP #39 (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CEDAR LODGE RESORT (Population served: 32, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:YOSEMITE VIEW LODGE (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MCPR-HORNITOS CO. PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Mariposa that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 34.7%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 73.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.5% for American Indian residents, 57.6% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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People in group quarters in Mariposa in 2000:
Mariposa compared to California state average:
Banks with branches in Mariposa (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Mariposa, California:
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Religion statistics for Mariposa CDP (based on Mariposa County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.34%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,387 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:
8.61% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,618 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mariposa)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 73 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Mariposa, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 128 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mariposa)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 31 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Mariposa)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.