Meridian-Robbins, California

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Population in July 2007: 1,855.
Males: 1,026  (55.3%)
Females: 829  (44.7%)
Median resident age:

35.0 years
California median age:

33.3 years

Zip code: 95676

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,000 (it was $36,938 in 2000)
Meridian-Robbins:

$53,000
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,770 (it was $15,312 in 2000)

Meridian-Robbins CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $230,253 (it was $99,200 in 2000)
Meridian-Robbins:

$230,253
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $290,950; detached houses: $304,457; townhouses or other attached units: $204,995; in 2-unit structures: $805,684; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $120,867; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $114,695; mobile homes: $94,223; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $87,464
March 2019 cost of living index in Meridian-Robbins: 101.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Meridian-Robbins, CA (2000)
    • 91657.1%White alone
    • 61338.2%Hispanic
    • 332.1%Two or more races
    • 181.1%American Indian alone
    • 130.8%Asian alone
    • 110.7%Other race alone
    • 10.06%Black alone

Races in Meridian-Robbins detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 186.1 square miles.

Population density: 10.0 people per square mile   (very low).

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Meridian-Robbins CCD:

0.8% ($777)
California:

0.8% ($1,564)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Davis, CA (29.9 miles , pop. 60,308).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (33.8 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (387.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Yuba Rural, CA (2.4 miles ),
Robbins, CA (2.9 miles ),
Grimes, CA (3.0 miles ),
South Yuba City, CA (3.3 miles ),
Plumas Lake, CA (3.4 miles ),
Nicolaus, CA (3.4 miles ),
Rio Oso, CA (3.5 miles ),
Sutter, CA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 38.99 N, Longitude: 121.77 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Distribution of median household income in Meridian-Robbins, CA in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

10.3%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in Meridian-Robbins, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (38.7%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Health care (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
  • Utilities (2.5%)
  • Public administration (2.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (49.9%)
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Utilities (3.9%)
  • Educational services (3.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (2.7%)
  • Food (2.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (2.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (17.5%)
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Meridian-Robbins, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (26.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (33.3%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (10.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (14.1%)
  • Child care workers (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)

Average climate in Meridian-Robbins, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Meridian-Robbins, California average temperatures Meridian-Robbins, California average precipitation Meridian-Robbins, California humidity Meridian-Robbins, California wind speed Meridian-Robbins, California snowfall Meridian-Robbins, California sunshine Meridian-Robbins, California clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 128. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

128
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.191. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.191
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.46. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.46
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 31.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.3
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Meridian-Robbins-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 730% 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 95.4 miles away from Meridian-Robbins center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 233.3 miles away from Meridian-Robbins center
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 129.7 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 154.6 miles away from Meridian-Robbins center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 249.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 198.9 miles away from Meridian-Robbins 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 Sutter County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 5, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Meridian-Robbins:

  • SUTTER NORTH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; YUBA CITY, CA)
  • SIERRA VISTA ICF/DD (Hospital, about 13 miles away; YUBA CITY, CA)
  • SUN RIDGE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; YUBA CITY, CA)
  • WRS INC MARSHALL PROGRAM (Hospital, about 14 miles away; WOODLAND, CA)
  • SUTTER SURGICAL HOSPITAL - NORTH VALLEY Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; YUBA CITY, CA)
  • FREMONT-RIDEOUT HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; YUBA CITY, CA)
  • FREMONT-RIDEOUT HOME HLTH/VALLEY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; YUBA CITY, CA)

Amtrak station near Meridian-Robbins:

  • 15 miles: MARYSVILLE (6TH & A STS.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Meridian-Robbins:

  • Yuba College (about 16 miles; Marysville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,737)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 27 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)
  • University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley Campus (about 29 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 2,855)
  • University of California-Davis (about 31 miles; Davis, CA; FT enrollment: 30,845)
  • American River College (about 33 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • Sierra College (about 33 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • Sacramento City College (about 35 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 15,963)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Meridian-Robbins: Eddys Ferry (A), Rough and Ready Landing (B), Cranmore Landing (C), Meridian Fire Department (D), Robbins Sutter Basin Fire Protection District (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Meridian Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Wood Lake (A), Hiatt Lake (B), Mystic Lake (C), Sills Lake (D), McGriff Lakes (E), Collins Eddy (F), Horseshoe Lake (G), Mary Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Butte Slough (A), Old River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Meridian-Robbins include: Sutter National Wildlife Refuge (1), Meridian Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sutter County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

70.2%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.3%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

18.9%
Whole state:

14.2%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

11.2%
Whole state:

6.3%
43 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms in 2000
2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Meridian-Robbins:

Marital status in Meridian-Robbins, CA
  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 61.3%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

For population 25 years and over in Meridian-Robbins:

  • High school or higher: 57.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.6
California average:

16.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Meridian-Robbins, CA (based on Sutter County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,21243
Catholic9,1813
Other4,76517
Mainline Protestant1,6247
None64,955-
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: 21
This county:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Here:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Sutter County:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 61
Sutter County:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

7.4%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.5%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Sutter County:

16.2%
State:

17.9%

6.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($39,497 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
California average:

5.03%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($367 average AGI)
Sutter County:

0.06%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Yuba County, CA  2.10% ($36,520 average AGI)
from Sacramento County, CA  0.73% ($37,633)
from Butte County, CA  0.50% ($39,958)


6.80% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,379 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
California average:

5.21%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($382 average AGI)
Sutter County:

0.06%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Yuba County, CA  1.89% ($39,398 average AGI)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.81% ($46,267)
to Butte County, CA  0.58% ($44,526)

Strongest AM radio stations in Meridian-Robbins:

  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KUBA (1600 AM; 5 kW; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMYC (1410 AM; 5 kW; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: THOMAS F. HUTH)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLIB (1110 AM; 10 kW; ROSEVILLE, CA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KAHI (950 AM; 10 kW; AUBURN, CA; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KSMH (1620 AM; 10 kW; WEST SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)

Strongest FM radio stations in Meridian-Robbins:

  • KRCX-FM (99.9 FM; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMJE (101.5 FM; GRIDLEY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K213BZ (90.5 FM; RICHVALE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXCL (103.9 FM; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKCY (103.1 FM; COLUSA, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K284AG (104.7 FM; WOODLAND, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNDL (89.9 FM; ANGWIN, CA; Owner: HOWELL MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLVR (91.9 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KXTS (100.9 FM; CALISTOGA, CA; Owner: SINCLAIR TELECABLE, INC.)
  • KKFS (105.5 FM; DUNNIGAN, CA; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBBF (89.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: BILINGUAL B/CING. FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KUIC (95.3 FM; VACAVILLE, CA; Owner: KUIC, INC.)
  • K258AQ (99.5 FM; YANKEE HILL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYIX (104.9 FM; SOUTH OROVILLE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSXY (98.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Meridian-Robbins:

  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • K17EH (Channel 17; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSAO-LP (Channel 49; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: GARY M. COCOLA FAMILY TRUST, GARY M. COCOLA TRUSTEE)
  • KBTV-LP (Channel 8; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INCISOR COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KMUM-CA (Channel 15; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • K69FB (Channel 69; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Meridian-Robbins, CA
  • 29.7%Utility gas
  • 27.4%Electricity
  • 25.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.6%Wood
  • 4.6%Other fuel
  • 2.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Meridian-Robbins, CA
  • 30.8%Utility gas
  • 22.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 22.4%Electricity
  • 14.4%Wood
  • 4.4%No fuel used
  • 4.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Other fuel


Meridian-Robbins compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Meridian-Robbins on our top lists:

  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms (population 1,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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