Mesa Vista, California

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Population in 2010: 200. Population change since 2000: +9.9%
Males: 103  (51.9%)
Females: 97  (48.1%)
Median resident age:  52.1 years
California median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 96120

Estimated median household income in 2016: $67,135 (it was $55,781 in 2000)
Mesa Vista:

$67,135
CA:

$67,739

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $26,939 (it was $21,906 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $398,286 (it was $204,800 in 2000)
Mesa Vista:

$398,286
CA:

$477,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $561,838; Detached houses: $558,671

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,357.

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    Mesa Vista races chart
    • 17286.0%White alone
    • 115.5%American Indian alone
    • 115.5%Hispanic
    • 42.0%Two or more races
    • 21.0%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mesa Vista: 95.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.0%), Irish (13.8%), Scottish (11.3%), English (10.0%), European (7.5%), British (6.3%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 5485 feet

Land area: 17.0 square miles.

Population density: 12 people per square mile   (very low).

Mesa Vista, California map

For population 25 years and over in Mesa Vista:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mesa Vista CDP:

  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

11 residents are foreign born (4.2% Europe, 0.9% Asia).

This place:

5.1%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,779 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $3,056 (0.6%)

Mesa Vista satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Carson City, NV (25.6 miles , pop. 52,457).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (91.3 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (335.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Alpine Village, CA (1.1 miles) , Markleeville, CA (2.7 miles) , Gardnerville Ranchos, NV (2.8 miles ), Ruhenstroth, NV (3.1 miles ), Carter Springs, NV (3.2 miles ), Double Spring, NV (3.2 miles) , Gardnerville, NV (3.3 miles ), Minden, NV (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 38.79 N, Longitude: 119.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 775

Mesa Vista household income distribution Mesa Vista home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.8%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (33%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (17%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (44%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Mesa Vista, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Mesa Vista-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 780% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Alpine County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mesa Vista topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mesa Vista:

  • GARDNERVILLE DIALYSIS (DCI) (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; GARDNERVILLE, NV)
  • VALLEY MEADOWS LIVING CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GARDNERVILLE, NV)
  • BARTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA)

Amtrak stations near Mesa Vista:

  • 14 miles: SOUTH LAKE TAHOE (1000 LAKE TAHOE BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 14 miles: STATELINE (STATELINE AVE. AT LAKE TAHOE BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.
  • 14 miles: STATELINE (STATELINE AVE. AT LAKE TAHOE BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mesa Vista:

  • Western Nevada College (about 28 miles; Carson City, NV; Full-time enrollment: 2,338)
  • University of Nevada-Reno (about 53 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 15,092)
  • Truckee Meadows Community College (about 54 miles; Reno, NV; FT enrollment: 6,919)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 72 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)
  • Sierra College (about 76 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • American River College (about 84 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • California State University-Sacramento (about 89 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 22,234)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 130. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

130
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.176. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.176
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.47. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.47
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 36.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.4%
(22.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.7%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.8%
Whole state:  7.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
California average:

15.3

Mesa Vista travel time to work - commute Mesa Vista mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mesa Vista CDP (based on Alpine County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant501
Other--
None1,125-
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:

Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.8%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Alpine County:

23.9%
California:

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

18.8%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.2%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mesa Vista:

38.9%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

26.8
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Mesa Vista:

42.5%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mesa Vista:

8.5%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Mesa Vista:

6.7
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mesa Vista:

51.3%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Mesa Vista:

51.3%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Mesa Vista:

78.3%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mesa Vista, CA Residents

9.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,548 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.09%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

11.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,429 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.93%
California average:

5.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Douglas County, NV  4.26% ($25,000 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mesa Vista:

  • KTHO (590 AM; 3 kW; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: PARADISE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KPTL (1300 AM; 5 kW; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CASINO RADIO, LLC)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KOWL (1490 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KBZZ (1270 AM; 13 kW; SPARKS, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mesa Vista:

  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSVL (92.3 FM; SMITH, NV; Owner: DONEGAL ENTERPRISES)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KRNO (106.9 FM; INCLINE VILLAGE, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODS (103.7 FM; CARNELIAN BAY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCA (96.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KBUL-FM (98.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNEV (95.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNIS (91.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KUNR (88.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, RENO)
  • KWNZ (97.3 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSSJ (94.7 FM; FAIR OAKS, CA; Owner: ENTERCOM SACRAMENTO LICENSE, LLC)
  • K273AF (102.5 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: EDDIE FLOYD)
  • KSRN (107.7 FM; KINGS BEACH, CA; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • K286AG (105.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • K206BI (89.1 FM; CARSON CITY, NV; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTKE (101.5 FM; TRUCKEE, CA; Owner: TRUCKSTER BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mesa Vista:

  • K38FW (Channel 38; STATELINE, NV; Owner: RSN WEST, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $218,000Total costs
  • 3,200Total average daily traffic
  • 160Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,582Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (62%)
  • Wood (28%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Utility gas (4%)

Mesa Vista compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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