For population 25 years and over in Oak Park:
For population 15 years and over in Oak Park CDP:
2,129 residents are foreign born (3.2% Europe, 1.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $5,991 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Thousand Oaks, CA (6.8 miles , pop. 117,005).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Los Angeles, CA (22.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Agoura Hills, CA (1.1 miles ), Westlake Village, CA (2.0 miles ), Hidden Hills, CA (2.4 miles ), Calabasas, CA (2.5 miles ), Thousand Oaks, CA (2.6 miles ), Simi Valley, CA (2.6 miles ), Malibu, CA (3.1 miles ), Moorpark, CA (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 34.17 N, Longitude: 118.76 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 805
Work and jobs in Oak Park: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Oak Park, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Oak Park-area historical earthquake activity is above California state average. It is 3009% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 58.9 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/17/1994 at 12:30:55, a magnitude 6.8 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 11.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 10.5 miles away from Oak Park center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK) earthquake occurred 79.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1971 at 14:00:41, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 UK) earthquake occurred 26.2 miles away from the city center, causing 65 deaths (65 shaking deaths), causing $535,000,000 total damage
On 6/29/1925 at 14:42:00, a magnitude 6.2 (6.2 UK) earthquake occurred 53.2 miles away from Oak Park center
On 2/28/1990 at 23:43:36, a magnitude 6.2 (5.5 MB, 5.5 MS, 6.2 ML, 5.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.0 miles away from the city center, causing $12,000,000 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 Ventura County (32) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Fires: 14, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Freezes: 2, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Oak Park:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oak Park:
Public high schools in Oak Park:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.00400. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2009 was 0.382. This is about average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 1.72. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.7. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 3.9%
(3.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 4.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Oak Park compared to California state average:
Banks with branches in Oak Park (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Oak Park (based on Ventura County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 156
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 134
Number of full-service restaurants: 577
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5.45% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($64,003 average adjusted gross income)
0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,144 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.42% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($59,271 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($924 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oak Park)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Oak Park)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 310 patent applications in 2008-2013.