Midpines, California

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Population in 2010: 1,204.
Males: 523  (43.5%)
Females: 681  (56.5%)
Median resident age:

42.5 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 95345.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $52,198
Midpines:

$52,198
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,654

Midpines CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $310,367
Midpines:

$310,367
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $345,905; detached houses: $389,620; mobile homes: $168,264

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,171.

March 2019 cost of living index in Midpines: 94.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 21.7%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 58.8% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Midpines, CA (2019)
    • 1,12978.7%White alone
    • 1339.3%Black alone
    • 604.2%Hispanic
    • 402.8%Two or more races
    • 352.4%American Indian alone
    • 120.8%Asian alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Midpines, California as of October 18, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Midpines is 1,064 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: European (26.9%), Scottish (10.8%), English (8.1%), German (8.1%), Irish (6.0%), Polish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 2575 feet

40 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe).

This place:

2.8%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,720 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $948 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Merced, CA (34.8 miles , pop. 63,893).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fresno, CA (53.2 miles , pop. 427,652).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (254.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Mariposa, CA (2.2 miles ),
Bootjack, CA (2.5 miles ),
El Portal, CA (3.4 miles ),
Catheys Valley, CA (3.5 miles ),
Nipinnawasee, CA (3.8 miles ),
Wawona, CA (3.8 miles),
Fish Camp, CA (4.0 miles),
Ahwahnee, CA (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 37.54 N, Longitude: 119.92 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 209

Distribution of median household income in Midpines, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Midpines, CA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.6%
California:

7.9%
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 114. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

114
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.194. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.194
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 0.882. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.882
U.S.:

5.558
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 45.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

45.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 33.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 20.9. This is significantly worse than average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

20.9
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Midpines-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 8436% 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 171.3 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 183.3 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 192.2 miles away from Midpines center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 120.2 miles away from the city 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 106.1 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 242.2 miles away from Midpines 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 (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Midpines:

  • JOHN C. FREMONT HEALTHCARE DISTRICT DP/SNF (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MARIPOSA, CA)

Amtrak station:

MIDPINES (YOSEMITE BUG YOUTH HOSTEL, HWY 140) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Midpines:

  • University of California-Merced (about 31 miles; Merced, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,981)
  • Merced College (about 34 miles; Merced, CA; FT enrollment: 6,973)
  • University of Phoenix-Central Valley Campus (about 48 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,109)
  • Institute of Technology Inc (about 51 miles; Clovis, CA; FT enrollment: 2,483)
  • Heald College-Fresno (about 51 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • California State University-Stanislaus (about 52 miles; Turlock, CA; FT enrollment: 7,054)
  • California State University-Fresno (about 52 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 18,993)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Midpines: Summit Inn (A), Timber Lodge (B), Mono Camp (C), Mariposa County Fire Department Company 21 Midpines (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Plumbar Creek (A), Whitlock Creek (B), Trabucco Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Midpines: Midpines Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Bear Creek Cabins (6993 Highway 140) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Midpines and their reported violations in the past:

KOA CAMPGROUND (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAR-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-24-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
YOSEMITE BUG HOSTEL (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
OUTWARD BOUND WILDERNESS (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
MUIR LODGE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

61.3%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.0%
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: 0.8% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Midpines:

Marital status in Midpines, CA
  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 49.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in Midpines:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
California average:

14.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Midpines, CA (based on Mariposa County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,6713
Evangelical Protestant2,04820
Mainline Protestant5783
Other4315
None10,523-
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: 12
This county:

6.67 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Here:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
This county:

3.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

5.56 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.9%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

23.2%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.2%
California:

17.9%

7.95% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,193 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.95%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Merced County, CA  0.80% ($60,490 average AGI)
from Stanislaus County, CA  0.66% ($55,357)
from Madera County, CA  0.56% ($37,167)


8.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,349 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.56%
California average:

5.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Merced County, CA  0.75% ($39,854 average AGI)
to Stanislaus County, CA  0.54% ($56,686)
to Madera County, CA  0.53% ($41,147)

Strongest AM radio stations in Midpines:

  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KTNS (1060 AM; 5 kW; OAKHURST, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA SIERRA CORPORATION)
  • KVVY (1580 AM; 10 kW; MERCED, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOOR (790 AM; 10 kW; CLOVIS, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KYOS (1480 AM; 5 kW; MERCED, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTIQ (1660 AM; 10 kW; MERCED, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Midpines:

  • KDJK (103.9 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCIV (99.9 FM; MOUNT BULLION, CA; Owner: BOTT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMPO (88.7 FM; MODESTO, CA; Owner: RADIO BILINGUE, INC.)
  • KEFR (89.9 FM; LE GRAND, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUBB (96.3 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP. OF MONTEREY INC)
  • K214CT (90.7 FM; MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KAMB (101.5 FM; MERCED, CA; Owner: CENTRAL VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • KABX-FM (97.5 FM; MERCED, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAAT (103.1 FM; OAKHURST, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA SIERRA CORPORATION)
  • KHOP (95.1 FM; OAKDALE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMMM (107.1 FM; MADERA, CA; Owner: ILLINOIS LOTUS CORP)
  • KHTN (104.7 FM; LOS BANOS, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KZOL (107.9 FM; NORTH FORK, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLVY (91.1 FM; FAIRMEAD, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KFNO (90.3 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KLBN (105.1 FM; AUBERRY, CA; Owner: LOTUS COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KOQO-FM (101.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KRNC (105.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMMT (106.5 FM; MAMMOTH LAKES, CA; Owner: MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN FM ASSOCIATES,INC.)
  • KSKS (93.7 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Midpines:

  • K15ET (Channel 15; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMPH-CA (Channel 17; MERCED-MARIPOSA, CA; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KAZV-LP (Channel 14; MODESTO, CA; Owner: FRANK & LINDA AZEVEDO)
  • K49EO (Channel 49; MODESTO, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Midpines fatal accident list:

Jan 28, 2014 03:44 PM, Sr-140, Lat: 37.511033, Lon: -119.963650, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Aug 14, 2010 03:10 PM, Sr-140, Lat: 37.561453, Lon: -119.936253, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 3
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 25.9mTotal length
  • $1,427,000Total costs
  • 10,753Total average daily traffic
  • 875Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,887Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Midpines, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Midpines, CA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Corrie Zaldivar, 4746 Carsten Road (Lat: 37.552333 Lon: -119.908528), Type: 44.2, Overall height: 44.2 m, Registrant: Wireless Applications Corporation, Fcc@wacorp.Net, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 643-5000
  • Corrie Zaldivar, 4746 Carsten Road (Lat: 37.552333 Lon: -119.908528), Type: 44.2, Overall height: 44.2 m, Registrant: Wireless Applications Corporation, Fcc@wacorp.Net, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 643-5000
  • Kristin Steiner, 4746 Carsten Road (Lat: 37.552333 Lon: -119.908528), Type: 44.2, Overall height: 44.2 m, Registrant: Mobilitie Investments, LLC, Pm@mobilitie.Com, , Newpo-rt Beach, Phone: (949) 515-1500
  • Edward G Roach, 4746 Carsten Road (Lat: 37.552333 Lon: -119.908528), Type: 44.2, Overall height: 44.2 m, Registrant: Mobilitie Investments, LLC, Pm@mobilitie.Com, , Newpo-rt Beach, Phone: (949) 515-1500

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 6610 Hwy 140 (Lat: 37.560778 Lon: -119.934333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 20 m, Call Sign: WPJY850,
    Assigned Frequencies: 812.162 MHz, 857.162 MHz, 856.737 MHz, 856.737 MHz, 812.737 MHz, 812.762 MHz, 857.737 MHz, 857.762 MHz, Grant Date: 09/30/2011, Expiration Date: 12/17/2021, Certifier: Glen S Nash, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia-Pacific Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 894-5096, Fax: (916) 894-5392, Email:
  • Midpines Hwy Maintenance Station (Lat: 37.560778 Lon: -119.934333), Call Sign: KZE607,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0800 MHz, 47.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 08/01/2015, Expiration Date: 10/25/2025, Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia-Pacific Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 894-5096, Fax: (916) 894-5392, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Midpines)

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 12. The highest number of fires - 47 took place in 2008, and the least - 2 in 2005. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Midpines, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (56.7%), and Structure Fires (28.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Midpines, CA
    • 9356.7%Outside Fires
    • 4728.7%Structure Fires
    • 137.9%Other
    • 116.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Midpines, CA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Midpines, CA
  • 69.4%Wood
  • 16.3%Electricity
  • 14.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Midpines, CA
  • 40.2%Wood
  • 27.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 26.5%Electricity
  • 6.4%Utility gas


Midpines compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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