Piedmont, California

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Population in 2013: 11,082 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.2%
 
Males: 5,241  (47.3%)
Females: 5,841  (52.7%)
Median resident age:  44.4 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 94611.

Estimated median household income in 2013: over $200,000 (it was $134,270 in 2000)
Piedmont:

over $200,000
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $100,346 (it was $70,539 in 2000)

Piedmont city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: over $1,000,000 (it was $761,400 in 2000)
Piedmont:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $580,522; Detached houses: $631,854; Townhouses or other attached units: $415,499; In 2-unit structures: $558,771; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $357,887; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $317,624; Mobile homes: $107,720; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $5,067

Median gross rent in 2013: $2,022.

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  • Races in Piedmont, CA (2010)

    Piedmont races chart
    • 7,63271.5%White alone
    • 1,92418.0%Asian alone
    • 4844.5%Two or more races
    • 4213.9%Hispanic
    • 1361.3%Black alone
    • 550.5%Other race alone
    • 110.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.04%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Piedmont: 136.2 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (12.3%), German (10.3%), Irish (6.6%), Russian (4.1%), Swedish (2.5%), Scottish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 1.69 square miles.

Population density: 6,566 people per square mile   (high).

Piedmont,CA real estate house value index trend

Piedmont, California map

For population 25 years and over in Piedmont:

  • High school or higher: 99.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 84.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 47.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Piedmont city:

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 69.3%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 3.7%

1,631 residents are foreign born (8.1% Asia, 2.9% Europe, 2.0% Latin America).

This city:

14.6%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Piedmont, California as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Piedmont to the number of sex offenders is 10,893 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $10,121 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $8,632 (0.8%)

Piedmont satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Oakland, CA (1.9 miles , pop. 399,484).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (336.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Oakland, CA (1.4 miles ), Emeryville, CA (1.8 miles ), Berkeley, CA (2.0 miles ), Alameda, CA (2.1 miles ), Orinda, CA (2.3 miles ), Albany, CA (2.4 miles ), Moraga, CA (2.5 miles ), Kensington, CA (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $859,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $3,500,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $1,501,700
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $701,400
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $740,800
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $600,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $1,425,600
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,182,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.82 N, Longitude: 122.23 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,456 (-13.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 713 (13.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 925

Piedmont household income distribution Piedmont home values distribution

Crime rates in Piedmont by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 210000001000N/A
per 100,000 17.98.80.00.00.00.00.00.09.60.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 57711016104747613
per 100,000 44.861.662.89.192.7150.295.438.467.138.064.955.0118.6
Assaults 0270130010177
per 100,000 0.017.662.80.09.328.20.00.09.60.09.364.263.9
Burglaries 7853636667714452474988134116
per 100,000 699.2466.8564.9601.6621.3666.4419.9499.2450.8465.8815.41,228.31,058.1
Thefts 161115118175178157108143158139148151126
per 100,000 1,443.21,012.81,058.11,595.11,650.61,473.61,030.71,372.81,515.31,321.41,371.41,384.21,149.3
Auto thefts 51464677617555444326464850
per 100,000 457.2405.1412.5701.9565.7704.0524.9422.4412.4247.2426.2440.0456.1
Arson 4110442000102
per 100,000 35.98.89.00.037.137.519.10.00.00.09.30.018.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 185.1145.8158.3178.4199.6230.1152.9146.3167.7126.3181.1222.9221.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Piedmont detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 28 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
California average:

2.34
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +316 (+3.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (30%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Legal occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Piedmont, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Piedmont-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 746% 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 43.7 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 55.4 miles away from Piedmont center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 211.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 265.4 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 266.9 miles away from Piedmont center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 200.7 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 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 Alameda County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Piedmont topographic map

Birthplace of: Eric Flato - College basketball player (Yale Bulldogs).

Hospitals and medical centers near Piedmont:

  • E M HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; OAKLAND, CA)
  • PIEDMONT GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; OAKLAND, CA)
  • OAKGROVE SPRINGS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; OAKLAND, CA)
  • THE REHABILITATION CENTER OF OAKLAND (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; OAKLAND, CA)
  • KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL HOSPICE - OAKLAND (Hospital, about 2 miles away; OAKLAND, CA)
  • KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH - OAKLAND (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; OAKLAND, CA)
  • HIGHVIEW CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; OAKLAND, CA)

Amtrak stations near Piedmont:

  • 3 miles: OAKLAND (245 2ND ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 4 miles: EMERYVILLE (5885 LANDREGAN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 5 miles: BERKELEY (3RD ST. & UNIVERSITY AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Piedmont:

  • Laney College (about 3 miles; Oakland, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,668)
  • University of California-Berkeley (about 4 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 37,127)
  • College of Alameda (about 4 miles; Alameda, CA; FT enrollment: 3,071)
  • Berkeley City College (about 4 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 3,146)
  • Merritt College (about 5 miles; Oakland, CA; FT enrollment: 2,842)
  • Saint Mary's College of California (about 7 miles; Moraga, CA; FT enrollment: 4,200)
  • Academy of Art University (about 10 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 12,352)

Public high schools in Piedmont:

Public elementary/middle schools in Piedmont:

Private elementary/middle schools in Piedmont:

  • CORPUS CHRISTI SCHOOL (Students: 280; Location: 1 ESTATES DR; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ZION LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 149; Location: 5201 PARK BLVD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • VITA ACADEMY (Students: 18; Location: 215 RAMONA AVE; Grades: KG - 7)
See full list of schools located in Piedmont, School District: OAKLAND UNIFIED

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • birthplace of international sex symbol Pat Freeman added by Gutterman

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Notable locations in Piedmont: Piedmont City Hall (A), Wildwood (B), Piedmont Fire Department (C), Veterans Memorial Building (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Piedmont include: First Church of Christ Scientist (A), Grand Avenue Alliance Church (B), Piedmont Community Church (C), Zion Lutheran Church (D), Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Tyson Lake (A), Reservoir Number Two (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Piedmont include: Piedmont Recreation Center (1), Piedmont Park (2), Davie Stadium (3), Crocker Park (4), Havens Playground (5), Piedmont Sports Field (6), Dracena Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Alameda 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 2012 was 104. This is worse than average.

City:

104
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.377. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.377
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.15. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.662. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.662
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 24.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.02. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.02
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00320. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00320
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.1%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  82.0%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.8%
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: 0.5% of all households
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Piedmont, California environmental map by EPA

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Piedmont compared to California state average:

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

Banks with branches in Piedmont (2011 data):

  • Citibank, National Association: 333 Highland Ave Branch at 333 Highland Ave, branch established on 1934/10/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Torrey Pines Bank: Piedmont Branch at 1337 Grand Avenue, branch established on 2008/07/01. Info updated 2011/01/05: Bank assets: $1,728.4 mil, Deposits: $1,416.8 mil, headquarters in San Diego, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Western Alliance Bancorporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Piedmont-Highland Branch at 344 Highland Avenue, branch established on 1927/02/16. 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 America, National Association: Piedmont Branch at 345 Highland Avenue, branch established on 1979/07/23. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
California average:

15.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Piedmont city (based on Alameda County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic231,50053
Evangelical Protestant123,422538
Other87,110227
Mainline Protestant40,185181
Black Protestant20,71676
Orthodox6,64016
None1,000,698-
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: 364
Alameda County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 97
Alameda County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 232
Alameda County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,299
Here:

8.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Alameda County:

19.3%
California:

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

16.6%
State:

17.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$35,342$106,0260$0
Other Government Administration 3$30,616$122,4640$0
Police Protection - Officers 20$188,052$112,8312$1,374
Firefighters 25$255,378$122,5810$0
Parks and Recreation 12$66,874$66,87486$79,246
Other and Unallocable 25$175,386$84,1855$15,020
Totals for Government 89$751,648$101,34693$95,640

Piedmont government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $4,226,000 ($381.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $379,000 ($34.20)
    Regular Highways: $276,000 ($24.91)
    Police Protection: $205,000 ($18.50)
    Fire Protection: $137,000 ($12.36)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,292,000 ($297.06)
    Fire Protection: $2,917,000 ($263.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,696,000 ($243.28)
    Regular Highways: $1,654,000 ($149.25)
    Sewerage: $1,494,000 ($134.81)
    Central Staff Services: $897,000 ($80.94)
    Health Services - Other: $540,000 ($48.73)
    Libraries: $300,000 ($27.07)
    General - Other: $206,000 ($18.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $56,000 ($5.05)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $2,759,000 ($248.96)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $438,000 ($39.52)
    Benefit Payments: $340,000 ($30.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $42,000 ($3.79)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,167,000 ($646.72)

Piedmont government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,720,000 ($155.21)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,357,000 ($122.45)
    All Other: $444,000 ($40.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $75,000 ($6.77)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $-72,000 ($-6.50)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $29,000 ($2.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $447,000 ($40.34)
    Rents: $322,000 ($29.06)
    Interest Earnings: $130,000 ($11.73)
    Property Sale Other: $5,000 ($0.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $700,000 ($63.17)
    All Other: $328,000 ($29.60)
    Highways: $246,000 ($22.20)
  • Tax - Property: $5,909,000 ($533.21)
    NEC: $2,927,000 ($264.12)
    Public Utilities: $1,085,000 ($97.91)
    Total General Sales: $484,000 ($43.67)
    Other Selective Sales: $47,000 ($4.24)

Piedmont government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,753,000 ($158.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,753,000 ($158.18)

Piedmont government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $699,000 ($63.08)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,601,000 ($415.18)

6.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,376 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.67%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($467 average AGI)
Alameda County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Contra Costa County, CA  0.97% ($57,956 average AGI)
from San Francisco County, CA  0.84% ($61,110)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.81% ($78,628)


6.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($59,876 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
California average:

5.12%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,039 average AGI)
Alameda County:

0.12%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Contra Costa County, CA  1.22% ($69,267 average AGI)
to Santa Clara County, CA  0.64% ($76,962)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.62% ($59,103)

Strongest AM radio stations in Piedmont:

  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMZT (1510 AM; 8 kW; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KFRC (610 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF LOS ANGELES)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • KABL (960 AM; 5 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KMKY (1310 AM; 5 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KSFO (560 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Piedmont:

  • KLLC (97.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KALX (90.7 FM; BERKELEY, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA)
  • 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.)
  • KFJO (92.1 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KOIT-FM (96.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KKSF (103.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFOG (104.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KFFG LICO, INC)
  • KDFC-FM1 (102.1 FM; LAFAYETTE, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KOIT-FM2 (96.5 FM; MARTINEZ, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING CO. C/O KOIT(FM))
  • KIOI-FM1 (101.3 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSOL (98.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KSFB-FM (100.7 FM; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDFC-FM (102.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KYLD (94.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Piedmont:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTNC-TV (Channel 42; CONCORD, CA; Owner: KTNC LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • KBIT-CA (Channel 28; SAN FRANCISCO, ETC., CA; Owner: POLAR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTSF (Channel 26; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: LINCOLN BROADCASTING COMPANY, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KICU-TV (Channel 36; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTEH (Channel 54; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)

Piedmont fatal accident list:

Sep 28, 2009 08:31 AM, Highland Ave, Lat: 37.82882, Lon: -122.23438, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 12, 1992 02:59 PM, Estates Dr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 23, 1985 00:35 AM, Lasalleave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 29, 1981 01:53 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 12, 1978 06:02 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 22, 1977 06:42 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 11, 1976 04:59 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $2,120,000Total costs
  • 7,675Total average daily traffic
  • 383Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,144Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Vista & Highland Ave (Lat: 37.821583 Lon: -122.232194), Call Sign: KBQ384, Licensee ID: L00406952
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.070 MHz, 154.280 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/21/2002, Expiration Date: 02/03/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2013
    Registrant: City Of Piedmont, 403 Highland Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611
  • 120 Vista Ave (Lat: 37.821583 Lon: -122.232194), Call Sign: KRC623
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.5800 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/07/1998, Expiration Date: 07/26/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2003
    Registrant: City Of Piedmont, 120 Vista Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611, Phone: (510) 420-3050
  • Vista & Highland Ave (Lat: 37.822694 Lon: -122.215806), Call Sign: KMA819, Licensee ID: L00406952
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.610 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/09/2002, Expiration Date: 09/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2012
    Registrant: City Of Piedmont, 403 Highland Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611, Phone: (510) 420-3014, Fax: (510) 420-1121, Email:
  • Vista And Highland (Lat: 37.822694 Lon: -122.232472), Call Sign: WXF971
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.920 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/04/2013, Expiration Date: 06/30/2023
    Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:
  • Lat: 37.822889 Lon: -122.233833, Call Sign: WQEZ923
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/30/2006, Expiration Date: 05/30/2016, Certifier: Terry Georgeson
    Registrant: Piedmont Unified School District, 760 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611, Phone: (510) 594-2600, Fax: (510) 654-7374, Email:
  • Lat: 37.825278 Lon: -122.233194, Call Sign: WQMD532, Licensee ID: L01155149
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.337 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 462.437 MHz, 467.337 MHz, 467.387 MHz, 467.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/07/2010, Expiration Date: 07/07/2020, Certifier: Bill Parsons
    Registrant: Piedmont Unified School District, 800 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611, Phone: (510) 594-2626, Fax: (510) 450-0425, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PIEDMONT PD, Vista & Highland Piedmont P D (Lat: 37.824361 Lon: -122.232722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WAH746
    Assigned Frequencies: 6555.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 10572.5 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/30/2012, Expiration Date: 02/09/2023
    Registrant: County Of Alameda, Gsa, Comm Electronics, 2000 150th Ave, San Leandro, CA 94578, Phone: (510) 667-7788, Fax: (510) 667-7773, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Piedmont)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Piedmont)

Businesses in Piedmont, CA

  • Curves: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

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