Niland, California

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Population in 2010: 1,006.
Population change since 2000: -12.0%
Males: 588  (58.5%)
Females: 418  (41.5%)
Median resident age:

38.2 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 92257.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $19,700 (it was $25,592 in 2000)
Niland:

$19,700
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,547 (it was $11,297 in 2000)

Niland CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $93,708 (it was $34,100 in 2000)
Niland:

$93,708
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $84,842; detached houses: $122,688; mobile homes: $37,542

Median gross rent in 2017: $662.

March 2019 cost of living index in Niland: 95.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 45.1%
(62.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.7% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Niland, CA (2010)
    • 61861.4%Hispanic
    • 29929.7%White alone
    • 282.8%Black alone
    • 202.0%Asian alone
    • 181.8%American Indian alone
    • 171.7%Two or more races
    • 60.6%Other race alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Niland, California as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Niland is 146 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (7.3%), English (5.0%), American (4.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: -141 feet

Land area: 0.41 square miles.

Population density: 2,476 people per square mile   (low).

Niland, California map

214 residents are foreign born (30.5% Latin America, 10.8% Asia).

This place:

30.5%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,655 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,705 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coachella Valley, CA (46.8 miles , pop. 118,932).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Diego, CA (99.9 miles , pop. 1,223,400).

Nearest cities:

Calipatria, CA (2.8 miles ),
Bombay Beach, CA (3.8 miles ),
Westmorland, CA (3.9 miles ),
Brawley, CA (4.3 miles ),
West Imperial, CA (5.0 miles ),
Salton City, CA (5.1 miles ),
Imperial, CA (5.3 miles ),
Salton Sea Beach, CA (5.5 miles )

Latitude: 33.24 N, Longitude: 115.51 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 760

Distribution of median household income in Niland, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Niland, CA in 2017

Niland satellite photo by USGS

Niland tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

17.8%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in Niland, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (16.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.6%)
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Construction (11.6%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (8.3%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (23.9%)
  • Construction (17.4%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (16.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.0%)
  • Machinery (6.5%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (29.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (24.5%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.8%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (6.1%)
  • Private households (6.1%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
Most common occupations in Niland, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (12.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (17.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (12.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.1%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (7.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (16.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (10.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (10.2%)
  • Cashiers (8.2%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (6.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.8%)

Average climate in Niland, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Niland, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI Ozone PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 153. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

153
U.S.:

74
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 46.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

46.2
U.S.:

19.6

Earthquake activity:

Niland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below California state average. It is 627% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 87.8 miles away from Niland center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 10.7 miles away from Niland center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 102.9 miles away from Niland center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 40.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 30.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 233.8 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Imperial County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Earthquakes: 2, Landslides: 2, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Niland topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Niland:

  • Imperial Valley College (about 29 miles; Imperial, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,313)
  • College of the Desert (about 61 miles; Palm Desert, CA; FT enrollment: 5,686)
  • Arizona Western College (about 71 miles; Yuma, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,454)
  • Cuyamaca College (about 90 miles; El Cajon, CA; FT enrollment: 4,270)
  • Grossmont College (about 92 miles; El Cajon, CA; FT enrollment: 10,461)
  • Mt San Jacinto Community College District (about 93 miles; San Jacinto, CA; FT enrollment: 8,426)
  • Alliant International University (about 95 miles; San Diego, CA; FT enrollment: 3,155)

Public elementary/middle school in Niland:

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Notable locations in Niland: Niland Fire District Station 1 Headquarters (A), Niland Branch Imperial County Free Library (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Imperial Hot Mineral Spa Inc (Recreation Areas; 10595 Hot Mineral Spa Road).

Hotel: B & B Motel (9589 Avenue Centre).

Imperial 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:

2.7 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.8%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.2%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Niland:

Marital status in Niland, CA
  • Never married: 15.5%
  • Now married: 59.3%
  • Separated: 7.7%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

For population 25 years and over in Niland:

  • High school or higher: 51.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 15.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.7
California average:

15.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Niland, CA (based on Imperial County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic49,22612
Evangelical Protestant12,70780
Other3,63314
Mainline Protestant1,13712
Black Protestant6695
None107,156-
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: 40
Imperial County:

2.49 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Here:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
This county:

4.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.4%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.6%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Niland:

46.2%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.2%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

25.5%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.0%
State:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Niland:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.1%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Here:

50.0%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Niland:

77.3%
State:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Niland, CA Residents

3.73% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($33,923 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.73%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($464 average AGI)
Imperial County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from San Diego County, CA  0.74% ($43,985 average AGI)
from Riverside County, CA  0.73% ($27,962)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.33% ($28,601)


4.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,708 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
California average:

5.21%

0.63% of residents moved to foreign countries ($8,215 average AGI)
Imperial County:

0.63%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to San Diego County, CA  0.92% ($44,971 average AGI)
to Riverside County, CA  0.66% ($32,424)
to Yuma County, AZ  0.36% ($35,680)

Strongest AM radio stations in Niland:

  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCBQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: RADIO 1210, INC.)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KROP (1300 AM; 1 kW; BRAWLEY, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KNWZ (970 AM; 5 kW; COACHELLA, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNWQ (1140 AM; 10 kW; PALM SPRINGS, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Niland:

  • KZAL (105.5 FM; DESERT CENTER, CA; Owner: WORLDWIDE MULTI-MEDIA B/C CO.)
  • KSSB (100.9 FM; CALIPATRIA, CA; Owner: PHILLIP J. PLANK)
  • KLVJ (100.1 FM; JULIAN, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KSEH (94.5 FM; BRAWLEY, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSIQ (96.1 FM; BRAWLEY, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)

Niland fatal accident list:

Nov 29, 2013 06:05 PM, Sr-111, Main St, Lat: 33.240300, Lon: -115.519028, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 31, 2006 09:50 AM, Sr-111, 4th St, Lat: 33.237970, Lon: -115.519040, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 11.6mTotal length
  • 32,750Total average daily traffic
  • 3,082Total average daily truck traffic
  • 52,467Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Niland)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 8700 Davis Rd (Lat: 33.283639 Lon: -115.579167), Call Sign: WGQ928,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.420 MHz, Grant Date: 09/02/2011, Expiration Date: 11/17/2021, Registrant: California State Of, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-9437, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • Hot Mineral Rd And Coachella Canal Rd (Lat: 33.426417 Lon: -115.681389), Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPAB273,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2012, Expiration Date: 07/20/2022, Registrant: Coachella Valley Water District, 51501 Tyler Street, Coachella, CA 92236, Phone: (760) 398-2661, Fax: (760) 398-3190, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Niland)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 33. The highest number of reported fires - 80 took place in 2015, and the least - 0 in 2008. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Niland, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (58.2%), and Structure Fires (26.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Niland, CA
    • 26758.2%Outside Fires
    • 12326.8%Structure Fires
    • 408.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 296.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Niland, CA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Niland, CA
  • 60.1%Electricity
  • 20.2%No fuel used
  • 19.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Niland, CA
  • 58.2%Electricity
  • 41.8%Utility gas


Niland compared to California state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Niland on our top lists:

  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people leaving home to go to work at strange times (12 PM - 5 AM) (population 500+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #37 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+)"
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2020.