Pittsburg, California

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Population in 2013: 66,695 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.5%
 
Males: 31,732  (47.6%)
Females: 34,963  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  34.6 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 94565.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,182 (it was $50,557 in 2000)
Pittsburg:

$61,182
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,300 (it was $18,241 in 2000)

Pittsburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $238,500 (it was $161,700 in 2000)
Pittsburg:

$238,500
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $519,820; Detached houses: $558,945; Townhouses or other attached units: $372,503; In 2-unit structures: $338,689; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $357,558; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $243,791; Mobile homes: $36,542; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $45,626

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,243.

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  • Races in Pittsburg, CA (2013)

    Pittsburg races chart
    • 28,41442.6%Hispanic
    • 12,54118.8%White alone
    • 10,80116.2%Asian alone
    • 10,23615.3%Black alone
    • 2,2613.4%Two or more races
    • 2,0113.0%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 3760.6%American Indian alone
    • 630.09%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Pittsburg: 127.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (5.0%), German (3.7%), Irish (3.5%), English (2.4%), United States (1.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 30 feet

Land area: 15.6 square miles.

Population density: 4,275 people per square mile   (average).

Pittsburg,CA real estate house value index trend

Pittsburg, California map

For population 25 years and over in Pittsburg:

  • High school or higher: 79.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 41.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pittsburg city:

  • Never married: 34.7%
  • Now married: 45.6%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

20,950 residents are foreign born (18.6% Latin America, 7.5% Asia).

This city:

31.4%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 86 registered sex offenders living in Pittsburg, California as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Pittsburg to the number of sex offenders is 764 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,514 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,575 (0.7%)

Pittsburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Central Contra Costa, CA (10.7 miles , pop. 459,252).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (335.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Bay Point, CA (1.9 miles ), Antioch, CA (2.3 miles ), Clayton, CA (2.4 miles ), Concord, CA (2.7 miles ), Clyde, CA (2.7 miles ), North Gate, CA (3.1 miles ), Oakley, CA (3.1 miles ), Pacheco, CA (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 80 buildings, average cost: $139,900
  • 1998: 230 buildings, average cost: $164,400
  • 1999: 304 buildings, average cost: $177,200
  • 2000: 263 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2001: 417 buildings, average cost: $179,200
  • 2002: 296 buildings, average cost: $190,400
  • 2003: 482 buildings, average cost: $192,900
  • 2004: 206 buildings, average cost: $179,100
  • 2005: 387 buildings, average cost: $450,700
  • 2006: 157 buildings, average cost: $179,000
  • 2007: 229 buildings, average cost: $186,200
  • 2008: 42 buildings, average cost: $175,400
  • 2009: 154 buildings, average cost: $172,900
  • 2010: 67 buildings, average cost: $189,900
  • 2011: 130 buildings, average cost: $170,300
  • 2012: 162 buildings, average cost: $180,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.02 N, Longitude: 121.89 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -14,432 (-21.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,543 (12.1%)

Area code: 925

Pittsburg household income distribution Pittsburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Pittsburg by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 4668588386334
per 100,000 6.910.29.813.07.912.712.54.712.39.14.74.66.0
Rapes 10141011787334762
per 100,000 17.323.816.417.811.112.711.04.74.66.110.99.23.0
Robberies 9384828411413015913094837683111
per 100,000 160.8142.7134.1136.1180.9206.0248.8205.6144.6125.9118.7127.9167.2
Assaults 1161051351691227276684661596068
per 100,000 200.6178.4220.7273.9193.6114.1118.9107.570.892.592.292.5102.4
Burglaries 372417435374458468456439493501554741567
per 100,000 643.3708.5711.2606.1726.8741.6713.5694.3758.6759.9865.51,141.9854.1
Thefts 1,8121,6801,4731,4691,5161,4941,2501,3371,0821,046915824826
per 100,000 3,133.62,854.52,408.42,380.62,405.72,367.31,955.82,114.61,664.91,586.51,429.51,269.81,244.2
Auto thefts 486616558534630661696578522508436542629
per 100,000 840.51,046.7912.4865.4999.71,047.41,089.0914.2803.2770.5681.2835.3947.5
Arson 5743574852245
per 100,000 8.611.96.54.97.911.16.312.77.73.03.16.27.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 377.2389.8358.6365.5367.8373.8370.7323.0287.8274.8260.7289.1288.5

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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 Pittsburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 87 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
California average:

2.34
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.7%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +8,657 (+18.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Pittsburg, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Pittsburg, California average temperatures Pittsburg, California average precipitation Pittsburg, California humidity Pittsburg, California wind speed Pittsburg, California snowfall Pittsburg, California sunshine Pittsburg, California clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Pittsburg-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 758% 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 60.4 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 63.0 miles away from Pittsburg 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 263.3 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 219.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 269.8 miles away from Pittsburg 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 199.2 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 Contra Costa County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pittsburg topographic map

Birthplace of: Karen Vogtmann - Mathematician, Aaron Miles - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Colorado Rockies, born: Dec 15, 1976), Brian Graham (actor) - Actor, D.J. Williams - 2005 NFL player (Denver Broncos, born: Jul 20, 1982), Dante Basco - Film actor, Joe Tafoya - 2005 NFL player (Seattle Seahawks, born: Sep 6, 1978), Ken Simonton - 2005 NFL player (Detroit Lions, born: Jun 7, 1979), Ra'Shon Harris - Player of football, Shaunard Harts - 2005 NFL player (Kansas City Chiefs, born: Aug 4, 1978), Altie Taylor - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Pittsburg:

  • LOS MEDANOS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 2311 LOVERIDGE ROAD)
  • DELTA VIEW DIALYSIS CENTER (1150 E LELAND ROAD)
  • FMC DIABLO CENTRAL PITTSBURG (2155 LOVERIDGE ROAD)
  • DIAMOND RIDGE HEALTHCARE CTR (2351 LOVERIDGE ROAD)
  • PITTSBURG CARE CENTER, INC (535 SCHOOL STREET)

Amtrak stations near Pittsburg:

  • 5 miles: ANTIOCH-PITTSBURG (ANTIOCH, I ST. & SANTA FE TRACKS) . Services: public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: MARTINEZ (401 FERRY ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: SUISUN-FAIRFIELD (SUISUN, 177 MAIN ST. (UNDER HWY. 12)) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

College/University in Pittsburg:

  • Los Medanos College (Full-time enrollment: 5,289; Location: 2700 East Leland Road; Public; Website: www.losmedanos.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Pittsburg:

  • Diablo Valley College (about 11 miles; Pleasant Hill, CA; Full-time enrollment: 13,015)
  • Saint Mary's College of California (about 17 miles; Moraga, CA; FT enrollment: 4,200)
  • Solano Community College (about 20 miles; Fairfield, CA; FT enrollment: 5,790)
  • Las Positas College (about 22 miles; Livermore, CA; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Merritt College (about 22 miles; Oakland, CA; FT enrollment: 2,842)
  • University of California-Berkeley (about 23 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 37,127)
  • Berkeley City College (about 23 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 3,146)

Public high schools in Pittsburg:

Private high school in Pittsburg:

  • CHRISTIAN CENTER (Students: 199; Location: 1210 STONEMAN AVE; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Pittsburg:

Private elementary/middle schools in Pittsburg:

  • ST PETER MARTYR (Students: 303; Location: 425 W 4TH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SPECTRUM CENTER - DELTA (Students: 197; Location: 135 E LELAND RD; Grades: UG - UG)
  • KINDERCARE (Students: 81; Location: 150 E LELAND RD; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Pittsburg, School District: PITTSBURG UNIFIED

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Notable locations in Pittsburg: Camp Stoneman (A), Pittsburg Yacht Club (B), Pittsburg Marina (C), New York Landing (D), Delta View Golf Course (E), Vincent A Davi Library (F), Veterans Memorial Building (G), Pittsburg City Hall (H), Pittsburgh Station (I), USS - Posco Industries Fire Department (J), Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Station 85 (K), Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Station 84 (L), Dow Chemical Company Fire Department (M), Contra Costa County Fire Protection District Station 87 (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Atlantic Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Pittsburg include: True Light Baptist Church (A), Shiloh Christian Center (B), Saint Peter Martyrs Roman Catholic Church (C), Saint Dionysios Greek Orthodox Church (D), Primera Iglesia Apostolica Pentecostal Church (E), Pittsburg Seventh Day Adventist Church (F), McGlothen Church of God in Christ (G), Joy of Life Christian Center (H), Communidad Cristiana La Palabra De Dios (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Kirker Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Pittsburg include: Browns Island Regional Shoreline (1), Buchanan Park (2), Central Addition Park (3), DeAnza Park (4), Del Monte Recreation Center (5), Highlands Park (6), Marina Park (7), Riverview Park (8), Small World Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Contra Costa County - Libraries Public- Bay Point (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 205 Pacifica Avenue) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: Budget Inn (554 West 10th Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Courts: Contra Costa County - Superior Court- Courts- Traffic- East County (45 Civic Avenue) (1), Contra Costa County - Courts- Superior Court- Civil- East County (45 Civic Avenue) (2), Contra Costa County - Courts- Superior Court- Clerk Of Court- East Co (45 Civic Avenue) (3), Contra Costa County - Superior Court- Courts- Criminal- East County (45 Civic Avenue) (4), Contra Costa County - Superior Court- Courts- Small Claims- East Co (45 Civic Avenue) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Contra Costa 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 114. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

114
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.377. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 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 1.0 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 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.662
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.02. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.02
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.0166. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0166
U.S.:

0.0147
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.4%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Black residents, 15.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.0% for American Indian residents, 7.1% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 24.1% for other race residents, 9.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.2 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.0%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.3%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Pittsburg in 2010:

  • 123 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 54 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 38 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 26 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 24 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 13 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Pittsburg in 2000:

  • 229 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 163 people in nursing homes
  • 66 people in other group homes
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 11 people in halfway houses
  • 8 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 5 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Pittsburg, California environmental map by EPA

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Pittsburg compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Pittsburg (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Pittsburg Branch at 3001 Railroad Avenue, branch established on 1923/12/10; Highlands Center Branch at 1369 Buchanan Road, branch established on 1997/08/23. 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
  • Mechanics Bank: Pittsburg Branch at 695 Railroad Avenue, branch established on 2006/04/10. Info updated 2011/03/24: Bank assets: $2,991.7 mil, Deposits: $2,573.6 mil, headquarters in Richmond, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Pittsburg Branch at 2501 Railroad Avenue, branch established on 1927/02/19. 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
  • Bank of the West: Pittsburg Branch at 2900 Railroad Avenue, branch established on 1976/08/16. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Railroad Avenue Branch at 2136 Railroad Avenue, branch established on 1889/01/01. 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.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Pittsburg, California:

  • Motel 6, 2101 Loveride Rd, Pittsburg, CA 94565 , Phone: (925) 427-1600, Fax: (925) 432-0739
  • Hampton Inn & Suites, 1201 California Ave, Pittsburg, CA 94565 , Phone: (925) 473-1300, Fax: (925) 473-1331
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Pittsburg, California

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.2
California average:

15.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Religion statistics for Pittsburg city (based on Contra Costa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic228,40034
Evangelical Protestant81,120352
Other48,553123
Mainline Protestant32,693101
Black Protestant10,39534
Orthodox2,4358
None645,429-
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: 181
Contra Costa County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 52
Contra Costa County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 178
Contra Costa County:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 683
Here:

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Contra Costa County:

22.2%
California:

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

16.8%
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 15$94,604$75,6833$5,491
Other Government Administration 12$84,112$84,1127$4,025
Police Protection - Officers 71$668,294$112,9514$27,161
Police - Other 18$87,978$58,6523$6,819
Streets and Highways 14$108,878$93,3244$16,483
Solid Waste Management 1$8,714$104,5682$4,129
Parks and Recreation 8$40,715$61,0733$3,126
Housing and Community Development(Local) 9$51,557$68,7430$0
Water Supply 9$72,524$96,6993$9,144
Electric Power 11$86,142$93,9730$0
Other and Unallocable 55$313,223$68,34043$91,356
Totals for Government 223$1,616,741$87,00072$167,734

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

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $13,565,000 ($203.39)
    Regular Highways: $1,486,000 ($22.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,280,000 ($19.19)
    Water Utilities: $601,000 ($9.01)
    Sewerage: $600,000 ($9.00)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $109,000 ($1.63)
  • Current Operations - Housing and Community Development: $26,155,000 ($392.16)
    Police Protection: $17,365,000 ($260.36)
    Water Utilities: $10,551,000 ($158.20)
    Regular Highways: $6,323,000 ($94.80)
    Central Staff Services: $5,782,000 ($86.69)
    Electric Utilities: $4,390,000 ($65.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,652,000 ($54.76)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,876,000 ($43.12)
    Financial Administration: $2,348,000 ($35.21)
    Health - Other: $1,270,000 ($19.04)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,214,000 ($18.20)
    Sewerage: $1,127,000 ($16.90)
    General - Other: $636,000 ($9.54)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $540,000 ($8.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,213,000 ($243.09)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $1,210,000 ($18.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing and Community Development: $10,810,000 ($162.08)
    Police Protection: $99,000 ($1.48)
    Electric Utilities: $19,000 ($0.28)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,974,000 ($299.48)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,096,000 ($16.43)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $4,533,000 ($67.97)
    Sewerage: $3,592,000 ($53.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,420,000 ($36.28)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,432,000 ($21.47)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,345,000 ($20.17)
    Regular Highways: $76,000 ($1.14)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $12,201,000 ($182.94)
    Health and Hospitals: $34,000 ($0.51)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $22,000 ($0.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,496,000 ($127.39)
    Sale of Property: $3,086,000 ($46.27)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,882,000 ($28.22)
    Special Assessments: $1,531,000 ($22.96)
    Fines and Forfeits: $144,000 ($2.16)
    Rents: $62,000 ($0.93)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $13,711,000 ($205.58)
    Electric Utilities: $3,108,000 ($46.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,394,000 ($95.87)
    All Other: $2,197,000 ($32.94)
    Highways: $1,149,000 ($17.23)
  • Tax - Property: $43,358,000 ($650.09)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,270,000 ($109.00)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,181,000 ($32.70)
    Other License: $1,135,000 ($17.02)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $494,000 ($7.41)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $444,000 ($6.66)
    Other Selective Sales: $152,000 ($2.28)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $474,887,000 ($7120.28)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $404,116,000 ($6059.16)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $90,531,000 ($1357.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,760,000 ($296.27)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $42,202,000 ($632.76)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $100,701,000 ($1509.87)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $131,024,000 ($1964.53)

6.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($67,111 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($479 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Alameda County, CA  1.77% ($69,267 average AGI)
from San Francisco County, CA  0.52% ($75,223)
from Solano County, CA  0.38% ($50,630)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($63,200 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
California average:

5.12%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($994 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.07%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Alameda County, CA  1.41% ($57,956 average AGI)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.44% ($56,560)
to Solano County, CA  0.39% ($47,181)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pittsburg:

  • KATD (990 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SACRAMENTO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KABN (1480 AM; 5 kW; CONCORD, CA; Owner: CONCORD AREA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pittsburg:

  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K209BZ (89.7 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)
  • KVHS (90.5 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: CLAYTON VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL)
  • KFJO-FM1 (92.1 FM; WEST PITTSBURG, CA; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • KFJO (92.1 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • KUIC (95.3 FM; VACAVILLE, CA; Owner: KUIC, INC.)
  • KLLC (97.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM2 (95.7 FM; LIVERMORE, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSFB-FM (100.7 FM; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K238AC (95.5 FM; SALIDA, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KOIT-FM (96.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Pittsburg:

  • KTNC-TV (Channel 42; CONCORD, CA; Owner: KTNC LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KFTL (Channel 64; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • 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.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Pittsburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 122m400ftTotal length
  • $3,141,000Total costs
  • 1,072,545Total average daily traffic
  • 67,998Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Pittsburg, CA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pittsburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Pittsburg, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 194 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pittsburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Pittsburg)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 6 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 ORIGINATED314$196,524295$142,754206$192,0059$88,2411$1,585,350149$113,6721$35,650
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED46$182,59037$136,36031$193,3653$40,2030$021$109,6651$42,720
APPLICATIONS DENIED66$206,37290$147,030194$215,44117$57,6760$065$121,5622$105,555
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN51$189,52044$137,55282$219,2266$87,3500$027$112,4890$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS20$198,74913$142,00535$206,2094$39,0250$06$92,5780$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 12 tracts in Pittsburg, CA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED50$177,2402$304,3950$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$210,0753$231,7370$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$231,2141$255,3700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$207,9301$116,8000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$242,8200$01$102,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 102
  • Hazardous Condition: 52
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Pittsburg

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pittsburg, CA
Businesses in Pittsburg, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3Little Caesars Pizza1
AT&T1Long John Silver's1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's2
AutoZone1Motel 61
Baskin-Robbins2Motherhood Maternity1
Big O Tires1New Balance1
Burger King2Olive Garden1
Burlington Coat Factory1Outback1
CVS1Outback Steakhouse1
Carl\s Jr.1Panda Express1
Chevrolet1Payless2
Chipotle1PetSmart1
Circle K1Popeyes1
Curves1Quiznos1
Domino's Pizza1Red Lobster1
El Pollo Loco1Rite Aid1
Fashion Bug1Rue211
FedEx3Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Staples1
GNC1Starbucks4
GameStop1T-Mobile1
H&R Block2Taco Bell2
Hilton1Target1
Home Depot1Toys"R"Us1
IHOP1U-Haul1
Jack In The Box2UPS4
Jamba Juice1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kroger1Wendy's1
Lane Furniture1

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  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Special education teachers (population 50,000+)"
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  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: U. S. Postal service (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most American Indian residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales and office occupations: (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations: (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Two or more races residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Other race residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest unemployment in 2009 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest unemployment growth from 2000 to 2009 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of murders to rapes between 2001 and 2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Cooks and food preparation workers (population 50,000+)"
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  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Petroleum and coal products (population 50,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
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