For population 25 years and over in McKittrick:
For population 15 years and over in McKittrick CDP:
4 residents are foreign born (2.5% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $550 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bakersfield, CA (33.9 miles , pop. 247,057).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (110.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Derby Acres, CA (2.0 miles ), Fellows, CA (3.1 miles) , Buttonwillow, CA (3.6 miles ), Valley Acres, CA (3.7 miles ), Ford City, CA (3.7 miles ), Taft Heights, CA (3.8 miles ), South Taft, CA (3.9 miles ), Dustin Acres, CA (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 35.30 N, Longitude: 119.63 W
Area code: 661
Unemployment in August 2012:
Average climate in McKittrick, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:McKittrick-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 742% 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 41.2 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from McKittrick center
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 73.8 miles away from the city center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
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) earthquake occurred 99.4 miles away from the city center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
On 12/22/2003 at 19:15:56, a magnitude 6.6 (6.1 MB, 6.4 MS, 6.6 MW, 6.4 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from McKittrick center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 40 injuries, causing $200,000,000 total damage
On 2/9/1971 at 14:00:41, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 UK) earthquake occurred 94.0 miles away from the city center, causing 65 deaths (65 shaking deaths), causing $535,000,000 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 Kern County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Fires: 9, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Freezes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near McKittrick:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McKittrick:
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 33.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 30.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in McKittrick and their reported violations in the past:AERA ENERGY-LLC (Population served: 41, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 2.1%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
McKittrick compared to California state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for McKittrick (based on Kern County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.65%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 190
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 63
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 165
Number of full-service restaurants: 362
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,274 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($659 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.94% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,551 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($736 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in McKittrick:
Strongest FM radio stations in McKittrick:
TV broadcast stations around McKittrick:
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in McKittrick, CA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0033.04
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for McKittrick, CA