Modesto, California

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Population in 2013: 204,933 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.5%
 
Males: 100,775  (49.2%)
Females: 104,158  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  33.9 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 95350, 95355, 95368.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,329 (it was $40,394 in 2000)
Modesto:

$46,329
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,822 (it was $17,797 in 2000)

Modesto city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $168,400 (it was $123,800 in 2000)
Modesto:

$168,400
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $187,594; Detached houses: $196,265; Townhouses or other attached units: $114,271; In 2-unit structures: $59,306; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $78,545; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $78,154; Mobile homes: $54,663

Median gross rent in 2013: $963.

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  • Races in Modesto, CA (2013)

    Modesto races chart
    • 95,25446.5%White alone
    • 74,43336.3%Hispanic
    • 17,4598.5%Asian alone
    • 7,6263.7%Black alone
    • 7,3623.6%Two or more races
    • 1,7750.9%Other race alone
    • 5140.3%American Indian alone
    • 5020.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Modesto: 94.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (9.5%), Irish (6.4%), English (5.4%), United States (3.7%), Italian (3.6%), Portuguese (2.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 87 feet

Land area: 35.8 square miles.

Population density: 5,727 people per square mile   (average).

Modesto,CA real estate house value index trend

Modesto, California map

For population 25 years and over in Modesto:

  • High school or higher: 83.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 12.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Modesto city:

  • Never married: 37.7%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

34,004 residents are foreign born (9.1% Latin America, 4.7% Asia).

This city:

16.6%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 500 registered sex offenders living in Modesto, California as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Modesto to the number of sex offenders is 407 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,561 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,188 (0.7%)

Modesto satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Stockton, CA (27.4 miles , pop. 243,771).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (287.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Airport, CA (1.5 miles ), Bystrom, CA (1.7 miles ), Rouse, CA (1.7 miles ), Shackelford, CA (1.8 miles ), West Modesto, CA (1.8 miles ), Parklawn, CA (2.0 miles ), Bret Harte, CA (2.0 miles ), Riverdale Park, CA (2.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 410 buildings, average cost: $120,100
  • 1998: 697 buildings, average cost: $125,500
  • 1999: 957 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2000: 1306 buildings, average cost: $143,400
  • 2001: 1330 buildings, average cost: $153,100
  • 2002: 1109 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 2003: 864 buildings, average cost: $163,800
  • 2004: 280 buildings, average cost: $169,600
  • 2005: 398 buildings, average cost: $167,400
  • 2006: 261 buildings, average cost: $167,900
  • 2007: 285 buildings, average cost: $193,400
  • 2008: 113 buildings, average cost: $208,400
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $253,600
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $236,300
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $240,300
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $222,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.66 N, Longitude: 120.99 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Water, Wealth, Contentment, Health

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,489 (+1.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 44,826 (55.8%)

Area codes: 209, 559

Modesto household income distribution Modesto home values distribution

Crime rates in Modesto by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 175171981111182110142014
per 100,000 8.82.68.39.13.85.35.38.710.34.96.99.86.9
Rapes 104717367657365655562675972
per 100,000 54.136.335.532.031.234.931.231.626.930.432.928.835.3
Robberies 381344380395388462452429369427425450450
per 100,000 198.1175.7184.7188.8186.4221.2217.2208.5180.5209.4208.8219.9220.3
Assaults 6595939398108558729629279748999071,0611,168
per 100,000 342.6302.9456.5387.1410.8417.5462.4450.5476.3440.9445.6518.5571.8
Burglaries 1,8291,8191,7431,8571,7421,7622,2162,3932,2912,1712,1212,5712,251
per 100,000 950.8929.0847.4887.4836.9843.61,065.01,163.11,120.41,064.81,042.11,256.41,102.1
Thefts 7,5808,4268,4639,6238,2908,0187,8507,0146,6375,7865,4106,9066,349
per 100,000 3,940.44,303.54,114.44,598.63,982.93,838.73,772.83,409.03,245.92,837.82,658.13,374.93,108.4
Auto thefts 1,4061,7232,3942,8923,0142,0241,9641,4671,3411,4261,3631,7991,389
per 100,000 730.9880.01,163.91,382.01,448.0969.0943.9713.0655.8699.4669.7879.1680.0
Arson 1204611210095110129749756565462
per 100,000 62.423.554.547.845.652.762.036.047.427.527.526.430.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 491.0473.7529.6556.5525.3498.2514.6489.7470.9446.9442.2526.4498.0

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Crime rate in Modesto detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 292 (217 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
California average:

2.34
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.4%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +20,301 (+12.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Modesto, California

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Earthquake activity:

Modesto-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 799% 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 112.0 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 57.2 miles away from Modesto center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 215.0 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 190.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 169.0 miles away from Modesto center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 271.5 miles away from the city 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 Stanislaus County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 4, Landslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Modesto topographic map

Birthplace of: Jeremy Renner - Actor and musician, Ann Veneman - Executive Director of UNICEF and Secretary of Agriculture, Kenny Roberts - Motorcycle racer, George Lucas - (born 1944), creator of Star Wars, Adrian Oliver - Basketball player, Heath Pearce - Soccer player, James Broughton - Experimental filmmaker, J.P. Howell - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Kansas City Royals, born: Apr 25, 1983), William Dooley - Opera singer, Andrew Benson - Biologist.

Hospitals in Modesto:

  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE, INC - HOSPICE (4368 SPYRES WAY)
  • DOCTORS MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 1441 FLORIDA AVENUE)
  • KINDRED HOSPITAL MODESTO (730 17TH STREET)
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1700 COFFEE RD)
  • OPTIMAL HOSPICE CARE (122 WEST GRANGER AVE)
  • STANISLAUS MEDICAL CENTER (830 SCENIC DRIVE)
  • STANISLAUS SURGICAL HOSPITAL (Proprietary, 1421 OAKDALE ROAD)

Dialysis Facilities in Modesto:

  • MODESTO KIDNEY CENTER, LLC (305 E. GRANGER AVE.., STE. 102)
  • PARKWAY KIDNEY CENTER (2200 PLAZA PARKWAY, SUITE B1-B4)
  • SATELLITE DIALYSIS - CENTRAL MODESTO (1315 10TH STREET, SUITE 300)
  • SATELLITE DIALYSIS MODESTO (3500 COFFEE ROAD #21)
  • WELLBOUND OF MODESTO (1315 TENTH STREET #100)

Home Health Centers in Modesto:

  • ADDUS HEALTHCARE (817 COFFEE RD BLD B)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES - CERTIFIED (4216 KIERNAN AVENUE, SUITE 100)
  • GLOBAL HEALTHCARE SERVICES, LLC (1301 I STREET)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF CENTRAL CALIFORNIA (1110 TULLY ROAD SUITE C)
  • TENET HOMECARE OF DOCTORS MEDICAL CTR (1601 MCHENRY AVENUE)
  • VNA OF THE CENTRAL VALLEY (1316 CELESTE DRIVE, SUITE 140)

Nursing Homes in Modesto:

  • ACACIA PARK NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (1611 SCENIC DRIVE)
  • AVALON CARE CENTER - MODESTO (515 EAST ORANGEBURG AVENUE)
  • CASA DE MODESTO (1745 ELDENA WAY)
  • CRESTWOOD MANOR - 112 (1400 CELESTE DR.)
  • EDSON CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (3456 MCHENRY AVENUE)
  • EVERGREEN NURSING AND REHABILITATION CARE CENTER (2030 EVERGREEN AVENUE)
  • GARDEN CITY HEALTHCARE CENTER (1310 WEST GRANGER)
  • HY-LOND HEALTH CARE CENTER - MODESTO (1900 COFFEE ROAD)
  • ORANGEBURG CONV HOSP (823 E ORANGEBURG AVE)
  • RENO AVE CONV HOSP (1028 RENO AVE)

Airports located in Modesto:

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Amtrak station:

MODESTO (1700 HELD DRIVE) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Modesto:

  • Modesto Junior College (Full-time enrollment: 10,635; Location: 435 College Ave; Public; Website: mjc.edu)
  • Adrian's College of Beauty Modesto (FT enrollment: 263; Location: 124 Floyd Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.adrians.edu)
  • Computer Tutor Business and Technical Institute (FT enrollment: 172; Location: 4306 Sisk Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.computertutor.com)
  • California Beauty School (FT enrollment: 123; Location: 1115 15th St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.calbeautycollege.com)
  • SICE Paul Mitchell Partner School (FT enrollment: 71; Location: 3100 McHenry Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: safavi.paulmitchell.edu/modesto-ca/)
  • Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Modesto (FT enrollment: 45; Location: 3600 Sisk Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.toniguy.com)
  • Yosemite Community College District Office (Location: 2201 Blue Gum Ave; Public; Website: www.yosemite.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Modesto:

  • California State University-Stanislaus (about 13 miles; Turlock, CA; Full-time enrollment: 7,054)
  • University of the Pacific (about 28 miles; Stockton, CA; FT enrollment: 4,999)
  • San Joaquin Delta College (about 30 miles; Stockton, CA; FT enrollment: 12,167)
  • Merced College (about 37 miles; Merced, CA; FT enrollment: 6,973)
  • University of California-Merced (about 38 miles; Merced, CA; FT enrollment: 5,981)
  • Las Positas College (about 45 miles; Livermore, CA; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Evergreen Valley College (about 50 miles; San Jose, CA; FT enrollment: 5,539)

Biggest public high schools in Modesto:

Biggest private high schools in Modesto:

  • BIG VALLEY CHRISTIAN (Students: 855; Location: 4040 D TULLY RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • MODESTO CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 653; Location: 5901 SISK RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • MODESTO CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 653; Location: 5755 SISK RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • ST THOMAS AQUINAS ACADEMY (Students: 548; Location: 2408 PRIDMORE AVE; Grades: KG - 12)
  • ADMINISTRATOR / PRESIDENT (Students: 437; Location: 200 S CARPENTER RD; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • BIG VALLEY CHRISTIAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 225; Location: 1020 PELANDALE AVE; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • BRETHREN HERITAGE SCHOOL (Students: 107; Location: 3549 DAKOTA AVE; Grades: KG - 12)
  • CASTILLO CHRISTIAN (Students: 101; Location: 412 ANSONVILLE LN; Grades: KG - 12)
  • WOOD COLONY BRETHREN SCHOOL (Students: 100; Location: 2524 FINNEY RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • NEW HARVEST CHRISTIAN (Students: 25; Location: 1360 LONE PALM AVE; Grades: 1 - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Modesto:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Modesto:

  • OUR LADY OF FATIMA ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 261; Location: 501 W GRANGER AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ST STANISLAUS ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 255; Location: 1416 MAZE BLVD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • GRACE LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 206; Location: 617 W ORANGEBURG AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MODESTO CHRISTIAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 160; Location: 5901 SISK RD; Grades: KG - 4)
  • MONTESSORI SCHOOL OF MODESTO (Students: 136; Location: 3501 SAN CLEMENTE AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • ORANGEBURG CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 99; Location: 313 E ORANGEBURG AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SMALL WORLD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 91; Location: 1024 6TH ST; Grades: PK - 3)
  • KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTER INC (Students: 55; Location: 1237 OAKDALE RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • KINDERCARE (Students: 52; Location: 2825 W RUMBLE RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • SIERRA VISTA LEARNING CENTER (Students: 39; Location: 1400 K ST STE F; Grades: 1 - 8)
See full list of schools located in Modesto, map of school districts

Library in Modesto:

  • STANISLAUS COUNTY FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $10,508,568; Location: 1500 I ST.; 813,013 books; 27,491 audio materials; 26,425 video materials; 10 local licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 1,116 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The 2003 population for Modesto is 203,500. Thanks. added by Tim Ogden
  • F.M. 99.9 radio station also comes is strong added by Cris

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Notable locations in Modesto: Dryden Park Municipal Golf Course (A), Scott Park (B), Modesto Municipal Golf Course (C), Stanislaus County Law Library (D), Stanislaus County Courthouse (E), Modesto City Hall (F), Modesto Branch Stanislaus County Free Library (G), McHenry Mansion (H), Valley Museum (I), South Hall (J), North Hall (K), Modesto Junior College Library (L), McHenry Public Library (M), McClure Historical Country House (N), Fire Station Number 4 (O), Modesto Fire Department Station 2 (P), Stanislaus County Juvenile Center (Q), Maddux Youth Center (R), King-Kennedy Center (S), County Center Number Three (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Caruso Shopping Center (1), Western Plaza Shopping Center (2), The Shops at Lincoln School Shopping Center (3), The Lakes Shopping Center (4), Tenth Street Plaza Shopping Center (5), Sylvan Square Shopping Center (6), Oakmoor Plaza Shopping Center (7), Northland Shopping Center (8), Modesto Promenade Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Modesto include: Bethel Bible Church (A), Bethel Pentecostal Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Church of the Four Square Gospel (D), Church of the Nazarene (E), Clinton African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (F), First Christian Church (G), First Church of Christ Scientist (H), First Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Naraghi Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Modesto include: Ashby Park (1), Moose Park (2), Moran Estates Park (3), Bellenita Park (4), Beyer Park (5), John Thurman Field (6), Oregon Park (7), Parklawn Park (8), Pierre Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Boulevard Billiards (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3320 McHenry Avenue) (1), Boomers (Amusement & Theme Parks; Highway 99 & Pelanda) (2), Carlson Wagonlit Travel (2020 Standiford Avenue Suite A) (3), 777 Tours Inc (Tours & Charters; 613 Tuolumne Boulevard) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western Town House Lodge (909 16th Street) (1), Apex Inn (2225 Yosemite Boulevard) (2), Arrow Inn (515 South 9th Street) (3), Budget Inn (581 S 9th St) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Stanislaus County - Juvenile Court (2215 Blue Gum Avenue) (1), Social Security Administration - Office Location (1521 North Carpenter Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Stanislaus County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 149. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

149
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.323. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.323
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 11.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

6.6

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 30.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00474. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00474
U.S.:

0.01468

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

JEHOVAH S WITNESS SIERRA VISTA CONG (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2011)
RIVER OAKS/KINGDOM HALL (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-12-2012)
RAM NAAM MANDALI CHURCH OF MODESTO (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-29-2011)
THE FRUIT YARD RESTAURANT (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-01-2011)
LIBERTY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-08-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-08-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-08-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-08-2013)
MABLE AVE BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-21-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-21-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
WOODWARD RESERVOIR WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-10-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-19-2011)
FOX GROVE FISHING ACCESS (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (MAR-01-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Modesto that have no violations reported:

  • KINGDOM HALL JEHOVAH WITNESS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • COUNTRYSIDE LIQUORS & GAS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • TURLOCK SPORTSMAN S CLUB (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LA GRANGE PARK-OHV (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHILOH-PARADISE BASEBALL FOR YOUTH (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JOE S FOOD MART WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHELTON WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FEE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RAINBOW FIELDS (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.5%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.9% for Black residents, 29.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.7% for American Indian residents, 18.1% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 32.2% for other race residents, 25.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.8%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.4%
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: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Modesto in 2010:

  • 1,169 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 369 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 357 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 294 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 279 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 180 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 122 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 110 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 39 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 27 people in college/university student housing
  • 9 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Modesto in 2000:

  • 1,261 people in nursing homes
  • 970 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 373 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 111 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 95 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 90 people in other group homes
  • 72 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 62 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 56 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 48 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 26 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 20 people in religious group quarters
  • 12 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 6 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill

Modesto, California environmental map by EPA

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Modesto compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.

Banks with most branches in Modesto (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: North Carpenter Branch, Modesto Branch, Pelandale And Chapman Branch, Modesto Branch, 2609 Mchenry Avenue Office, Orangeburg Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Vintage Faire Cbc Branch, Oakmore Plaza Branch, North Mchenry Branch, West Modesto Branch, Modesto Main Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Compass Bank: Yosemite In-Store Branch, Modesto Lakes Branch, Carpenter Branch Express In-Store, North Mchenry Branch. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • Farmers & Merchants Bank of Central California: Modesto Vintage Faire Branch, Mchenry Village Branch, Crossroads Branch, Modesto Main Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,920.1 mil, Deposits: $1,627.8 mil, headquarters in Lodi, CA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Merchants Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Floyd Avenue Branch, Modesto Main Branch, Mchenry Avenue Branch, Vintage Faire Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of the West: Modesto Main Branch, Eastridge Branch, Modesto Mchenry Branch, Pelandale Branch. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Oak Valley Community Bank: Mchenry Branch, 12th & I, Modesto Dale Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $612.4 mil, Deposits: $536.2 mil, headquarters in Oakdale, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Oak Valley Bancorp
  • Westamerica Bank: Modesto 12th And J Branch, Mchenry Branch, Kansas Branch. Info updated 2011/06/21: Bank assets: $4,998.1 mil, Deposits: $4,253.2 mil, headquarters in San Rafael, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: Westamerica Bancorporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Modesto Main Branch, Mchenry Branch, Tully Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • 11 other banks with 18 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Modesto, California:

  • Clarion Hotel & Conference Center Modesto, 1612 Sisk Rd, Modesto, CA 95350 , Phone: (209) 521-1612, Fax: (209) 527-7666
  • Park Inn By Radisson, 1720 Sisk Rd, Modesto, CA 95350 , Phone: (209) 577-3825, Fax: (209) 577-1717
  • El Capitan Motel, 1121 Needham St, Modesto, CA 95354 , Phone: (209) 522-1021
  • Best Western Palm Court Inn, 2001 W Orangeburg Ave, Modesto, CA 95350 , Phone: (209) 521-9000, Fax: (209) 521-6034
  • Doubletree Hotel Modesto, 1150 9TH St, Modesto, CA 95354 , Phone: (209) 526-6000, Fax: (209) 526-6096
  • Motel 6, 1920 W Orangeburg Ave, Modesto, CA 95350 , Phone: (209) 522-7271
  • Travelodge, 722 Kansas Ave, Modesto, CA 95351 , Phone: (209) 524-3251
  • Super 8 Modesto, 4100 Salida Blvd, Modesto, CA 95358 , Phone: (209) 543-9000, Fax: (209) 543-9500
  • 8 other hotels and motels
All 16 fire-safe hotels and motels in Modesto, California

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.7
California average:

15.4

Modesto travel time to work - commute Modesto mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Modesto:

(Modesto, California Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Modesto city (based on Stanislaus County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic107,52918
Evangelical Protestant65,976268
Other19,19859
Mainline Protestant7,73034
Black Protestant1,3128
Orthodox6252
None312,083-
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: 133
Stanislaus County:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 33
Stanislaus County:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 113
Stanislaus County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 282
Here:

5.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Stanislaus County:

28.0%
California:

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

17.1%
State:

17.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 84$454,873$64,98211$13,556
Other Government Administration 64$416,803$78,1513$5,517
Judicial and Legal 10$77,156$92,5872$8,223
Police Protection - Officers 207$1,920,574$111,33820$34,100
Police - Other 76$327,891$51,77255$56,935
Firefighters 140$1,318,313$112,9982$5,287
Fire - Other 6$25,583$51,1662$3,795
Streets and Highways 74$436,842$70,8391$945
Airports 5$25,525$61,2600$0
Solid Waste Management 28$135,229$57,9555$5,756
Sewerage 108$560,107$62,2343$3,888
Parks and Recreation 64$319,801$59,963140$114,814
Housing and Community Development(Local) 16$80,676$60,5070$0
Water Supply 89$487,102$65,6772$3,465
Transit 19$95,667$60,4211$1,607
Other and Unallocable 40$193,570$58,0718$6,162
Totals for Government 1,030$6,875,712$80,105255$264,050

Modesto government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $12,302,000 ($60.03)
    Water Utilities: $8,691,000 ($42.41)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $4,965,000 ($24.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,922,000 ($24.02)
    Central Staff Services: $1,736,000 ($8.47)
    Air Transportation: $1,230,000 ($6.00)
    Housing and Community Development: $789,000 ($3.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $709,000 ($3.46)
    Police Protection: $569,000 ($2.78)
    Transit Utilities: $479,000 ($2.34)
    Health - Other: $119,000 ($0.58)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $49,903,000 ($243.51)
    Water Utilities: $27,103,000 ($132.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,366,000 ($114.02)
    Regular Highways: $18,739,000 ($91.44)
    Sewerage: $17,201,000 ($83.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,571,000 ($66.22)
    Central Staff Services: $11,336,000 ($55.32)
    Transit Utilities: $11,058,000 ($53.96)
    Financial Administration: $6,322,000 ($30.85)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $6,011,000 ($29.33)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,270,000 ($20.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,898,000 ($14.14)
    Health - Other: $1,098,000 ($5.36)
    Air Transportation: $916,000 ($4.47)
    Parking Facilities: $907,000 ($4.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $885,000 ($4.32)
    General - Other: $201,000 ($0.98)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,892,000 ($33.63)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Judicial and Legal Services: $163,000 ($0.80)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $2,991,000 ($14.60)
    Water Utilities: $1,781,000 ($8.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $582,000 ($2.84)
    General Public Building: $340,000 ($1.66)
    General - Other: $313,000 ($1.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $91,000 ($0.44)
    Sewerage: $70,000 ($0.34)
    Central Staff Services: $65,000 ($0.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $34,000 ($0.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $114,106,000 ($556.80)

Modesto government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $34,721,000 ($169.43)
    Sewerage: $28,877,000 ($140.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,883,000 ($28.71)
    Regular Highways: $1,509,000 ($7.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,317,000 ($6.43)
    Parking Facilities: $1,176,000 ($5.74)
    Air Transportation: $578,000 ($2.82)
    Housing and Community Development: $100,000 ($0.49)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $6,544,000 ($31.93)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,193,000 ($15.58)
    Air Transportation: $1,511,000 ($7.37)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $2,609,000 ($12.73)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,606,000 ($27.36)
    Interest Earnings: $5,163,000 ($25.19)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,590,000 ($7.76)
    Rents: $246,000 ($1.20)
    Donations From Private Sources: $192,000 ($0.94)
    Sale of Property: $41,000 ($0.20)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $48,130,000 ($234.86)
    Transit Utilities: $2,962,000 ($14.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,559,000 ($110.08)
    Highways: $8,938,000 ($43.61)
    All Other: $5,650,000 ($27.57)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $41,298,000 ($201.52)
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,277,000 ($103.82)
    Property: $17,658,000 ($86.16)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $10,588,000 ($51.67)
    Other License: $3,518,000 ($17.17)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,181,000 ($10.64)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,394,000 ($6.80)

Modesto government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $191,892,000 ($936.36)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $159,459,000 ($778.10)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,045,000 ($175.89)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $24,558,000 ($119.83)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $23,201,000 ($113.21)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,612,000 ($17.63)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,357,000 ($6.62)

Modesto government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $98,115,000 ($478.77)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $86,509,000 ($422.13)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $42,610,000 ($207.92)

4.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,487 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
California average:

5.03%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($139 average AGI)
Stanislaus County:

0.02%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from San Joaquin County, CA  0.86% ($40,401 average AGI)
from Merced County, CA  0.60% ($33,252)
from Alameda County, CA  0.35% ($41,384)


4.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,799 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
California average:

5.12%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($225 average AGI)
Stanislaus County:

0.04%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to San Joaquin County, CA  0.86% ($44,717 average AGI)
to Merced County, CA  0.55% ($33,402)
to Alameda County, CA  0.32% ($47,389)

Strongest AM radio stations in Modesto:

  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KFIV (1360 AM; 4 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KESP (970 AM; 1 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KVIN (920 AM; 3 kW; CERES, CA; Owner: THRESHOLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KLOC (1390 AM; 5 kW; TURLOCK, CA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Modesto:

  • KEJC (93.9 FM; MODESTO, CA; Owner: MODESTO COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K258AB (99.5 FM; MODESTO, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KOSO (93.1 FM; PATTERSON, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJSN (102.3 FM; MODESTO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K238AC (95.5 FM; SALIDA, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUOP (91.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF THE PACIFIC)
  • KHOP (95.1 FM; OAKDALE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJOY (99.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KADV (90.5 FM; MODESTO, CA; Owner: MODESTO ADVENTIST ACADEMY)
  • KWNN (98.3 FM; TURLOCK, CA; Owner: SILVERADO BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMRQ (96.7 FM; MANTECA, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHTN (104.7 FM; LOS BANOS, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBAA (94.5 FM; GILROY, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Modesto:

  • KACA-LP (Channel 61; MODESTO, CA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KBSV (Channel 23; CERES, CA; Owner: BET-NAHRAIN, INC.)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Modesto fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 60Number of bridges
  • 548m1,798ftTotal length
  • $35,329,000Total costs
  • 2,111,443Total average daily traffic
  • 212,009Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11900-1909
  • 31910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 251960-1969
  • 131970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Modesto, CA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Modesto)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 386 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Modesto, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 110 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 114 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 706 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Modesto)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Modesto)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 176 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 27 full and 16 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,391$154,270978$129,4471,471$173,02357$85,81615$400,897497$100,6064$63,463
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED123$155,760127$142,747174$181,88912$31,1980$062$101,4666$73,802
APPLICATIONS DENIED200$151,994255$116,765844$185,74470$60,8564$1,808,250208$106,5227$32,871
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN173$150,830153$139,387428$181,76324$97,0530$0103$100,4452$192,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS30$170,58632$139,881161$187,91210$130,3470$020$132,7970$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 42 tracts in Modesto, CA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 27 full and 15 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED125$170,81814$192,8355$214,9540$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED36$186,60716$222,3763$167,2831$200,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED19$149,8541$159,0001$216,0001$58,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$194,5280$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS13$172,3181$73,4500$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1335
  • Hazardous Condition: 486
  • Service Call: 26
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Modesto

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Modesto, CA
Most common first names in Modesto, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1,14473.9 years
Mary1,04278.9 years
William92473.6 years
James90372.3 years
Robert81471.0 years
Charles61075.1 years
George57875.5 years
Frank45676.4 years
Helen42179.2 years
Dorothy42077.5 years
Most common last names in Modesto, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith48973.3 years
Johnson39776.8 years
Brown27275.6 years
Jones25673.3 years
Miller25076.4 years
Williams23374.8 years
Davis23274.1 years
Anderson18972.6 years
Thompson18576.3 years
Wilson18475.3 years
Businesses in Modesto, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4KFC5
99 Cents Only Stores2Kmart1
AT&T7Knights Inn1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kohl's1
Abercrombie Kids1Kroger7
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Aeropostale1Lane Bryant1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Furniture6
Apple Store1LensCrafters2
Applebee's1Little Caesars Pizza6
Arby's1Long John Silver's2
AutoZone6Lowe's1
Avenue1Macy's1
BMW1Marriott2
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill2Marshalls1
Barnes & Noble1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Baskin-Robbins5McDonald's12
Bath & Body Works1Men's Wearhouse1
Bebe1Motel 61
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motherhood Maternity3
Best Western1New Balance4
Big O Tires3Nike16
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  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (population 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer in 2005-2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very long commute times (90 or more minutes) (population 50,000+)"
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