Meiners Oaks, California

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Population in 2010: 3,571. Population change since 2000: -4.8%
Males: 1,858  (52.0%)
Females: 1,713  (48.0%)
Median resident age:  45.8 years
California median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 93023.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $75,672 (it was $51,811 in 2000)
Meiners Oaks:

$75,672
CA:

$67,739

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $30,785 (it was $23,152 in 2000)

Meiners Oaks CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $591,954 (it was $224,900 in 2000)
Meiners Oaks:

$591,954
CA:

$477,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $827,282; Detached houses: $872,632; Mobile homes: $117,209

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,225.

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  • Races in Meiners Oaks, CA (2010)

    Meiners Oaks races chart
    • 2,34465.6%White alone
    • 1,06829.9%Hispanic
    • 611.7%Two or more races
    • 461.3%Asian alone
    • 280.8%American Indian alone
    • 140.4%Black alone
    • 90.3%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Meiners Oaks detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Meiners Oaks: 135.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: European (9.0%), Irish (7.1%), German (6.8%), Scottish (2.4%), Italian (2.2%), American (2.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 750 feet

Land area: 1.36 square miles.

Population density: 2,617 people per square mile   (average).

Meiners Oaks,CA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Meiners Oaks:

  • High school or higher: 77.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Meiners Oaks CDP:

  • Never married: 32.6%
  • Now married: 45.0%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

840 residents are foreign born (21.4% Latin America).

This place:

24.9%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $4,915 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,974 (1.2%)

Meiners Oaks satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ventura, CA (11.7 miles , pop. 106,197).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Los Angeles, CA (57.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Ojai, CA (1.3 miles ), Mira Monte, CA (1.3 miles ), Oak View, CA (2.0 miles ), Ventura, CA (3.4 miles ), San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA (3.5 miles ), Los Padres, CA (3.5 miles ), Santa Paula, CA (3.7 miles ), Saticoy, CA (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 34.45 N, Longitude: 119.28 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 805

Meiners Oaks household income distribution Meiners Oaks home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (25%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (34%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Meiners Oaks: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Meiners Oaks, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Meiners Oaks, California average temperatures Meiners Oaks, California average precipitation Meiners Oaks, California humidity Meiners Oaks, California wind speed Meiners Oaks, California snowfall Meiners Oaks, California sunshine Meiners Oaks, California clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Meiners Oaks-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 702% 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 104.9 miles away from Meiners Oaks center
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 157.8 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 162.0 miles away from the city center
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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 44.9 miles away from Meiners Oaks center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 321.6 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 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 Ventura County (33) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 15, Floods: 15, Storms: 10, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Freezes: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Meiners Oaks topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Meiners Oaks:

  • OJAI VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 1 miles away; OJAI, CA)
  • LOS ROBLES CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; OJAI, CA)
  • ST JOSEPHS HEALTH AND RETIREMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; OJAI, CA)
  • CPC VISTA DEL MAR HOSP (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; VENTURA, CA)
  • VENTURA CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; VENTURA, CA)
  • VENTURA COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; VENTURA, CA)
  • DAVITA-DIALYSIS CENTER OF VENTURA (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; VENTURA, CA)

Amtrak stations near Meiners Oaks:

  • 13 miles: VENTURA (HARBOR BLVD. & FIGUEROA ST.) . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 14 miles: SANTA PAULA (245 S. PALM AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: CARPINTERIA (5TH ST. & LINDEN AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Meiners Oaks:

  • Ventura College (about 13 miles; Ventura, CA; Full-time enrollment: 8,460)
  • Oxnard College (about 21 miles; Oxnard, CA; FT enrollment: 3,879)
  • California State University-Channel Islands (about 24 miles; Camarillo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,163)
  • Santa Barbara City College (about 25 miles; Santa Barbara, CA; FT enrollment: 12,568)
  • Moorpark College (about 28 miles; Moorpark, CA; FT enrollment: 9,338)
  • California Lutheran University (about 28 miles; Thousand Oaks, CA; FT enrollment: 4,103)
  • University of California-Santa Barbara (about 33 miles; Santa Barbara, CA; FT enrollment: 22,806)

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Notable location: Meiners Oaks Branch Ventura County Library (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Meiners Oaks include: Church of the Living God (A), First Missionary Baptist Church (B), Seventh Day Adventist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Ventura County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.199. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.199
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.86. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.86
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 26.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.44. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.44
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.3%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.3% for other race residents, 21.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.5%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.7%
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: 0.1% of all households
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
18 people in nursing homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.2
California average:

15.3

Meiners Oaks travel time to work - commute Meiners Oaks mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Meiners Oaks CDP (based on Ventura County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic232,57120
Evangelical Protestant73,341268
Other37,398118
Mainline Protestant22,00665
Black Protestant1,9864
Orthodox1,6807
None454,336-
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: 156
Ventura County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Ventura County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 134
Ventura County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 577
Here:

7.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Ventura County:

23.1%
California:

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

19.0%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.7%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.1%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Meiners Oaks:

25.0%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.7%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Meiners Oaks:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Meiners Oaks:

31.6%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

54.0%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Meiners Oaks:

78.3%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Meiners Oaks, CA Residents

4.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,216 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.47%
California average:

5.03%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($645 average AGI)
Ventura County:

0.09%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.54% ($63,628 average AGI)
from Santa Barbara County, CA  0.27% ($47,465)
from San Diego County, CA  0.19% ($47,903)


4.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,609 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.73%
California average:

5.12%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,059 average AGI)
Ventura County:

0.10%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Los Angeles County, CA  1.34% ($55,089 average AGI)
to Santa Barbara County, CA  0.24% ($45,100)
to San Diego County, CA  0.24% ($45,784)

Strongest AM radio stations in Meiners Oaks:

  • KACD (850 AM; 25 kW; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOXR (910 AM; 5 kW; OXNARD, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KVTA (1520 AM; 10 kW; PORT HUENEME, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KUNX (1590 AM; 5 kW; VENTURA, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTMS (990 AM; 5 kW; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSUR (1260 AM; 25 kW; BEVERLY HILLS, CA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Meiners Oaks:

  • KLFH (89.5 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: SHEPHERD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMRO (90.3 FM; CAMARILLO, CA; Owner: THE ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION, INC.)
  • KCPB (91.1 FM; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KCAQ (104.7 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KOCP (95.9 FM; CAMARILLO, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KFYV (105.5 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • K271AC (102.1 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KHAY (100.7 FM; VENTURA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSSC (107.1 FM; VENTURA, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KDAR (98.3 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: ATEP RADIO, INC.)
  • K210CH (89.9 FM; OAK VIEW, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K254AH (98.7 FM; ISLA VISTA, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • K293AG (106.5 FM; TAFT, CA; Owner: CENTRO CRISTIANO DE FE, INC.)
  • KCZN (96.7 FM; SANTA PAULA, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K272DI (102.3 FM; FILLMORE, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KMLA (103.7 FM; EL RIO, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KRAZ (105.9 FM; SANTA YNEZ, CA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRUZ (103.3 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSPE-FM (94.5 FM; ELLWOOD, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMGQ (97.5 FM; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Meiners Oaks:

  • KJLA (Channel 57; VENTURA, CA; Owner: KJLA, LLC)
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KADY-TV (Channel 63; OXNARD, CA; Owner: BILTMORE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • K45DU (Channel 45; VENTURA, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$348,19310$341,47545$327,6002$218,9357$326,1241$57,140
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$265,6703$336,9770$01$167,6500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$376,2203$206,91019$416,3820$03$401,0271$181,540
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$428,52013$352,5811$205,7201$448,5600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$455,9150$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0009.01 , 0010.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$320,765
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$284,510
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$169,040
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0009.01 , 0010.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Service Call: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • No fuel used (4%)
  • Solar energy (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Meiners Oaks compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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