For population 25 years and over in Quincy:
For population 15 years and over in Quincy CDP:
23 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,146 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (49.1 miles , pop. 59,954).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (99.5 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (428.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: East Quincy, CA (1.5 miles ), Keddie, CA (2.2 miles) , Meadow Valley, CA (2.5 miles ), Paxton, CA (2.7 miles) , Twain, CA (2.8 miles) , Indian Falls, CA (2.8 miles) , Spring Garden, CA (2.9 miles) , Greenhorn, CA (3.3 miles) .
Latitude: 39.94 N, Longitude: 120.95 W
Area code: 530
Work and jobs in Quincy: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Quincy, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Quincy-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 353% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/12/1994 at 12:23:43, a magnitude 6.1 (5.4 MB, 5.7 MS, 6.1 MW, 6.0 MD, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/1/1975 at 20:20:12, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.7 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 38.4 miles away from Quincy center
On 8/10/2001 at 20:19:26, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.1 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 17.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 09:53:30, a magnitude 5.3 (4.7 MB, 5.3 ML, 4.8 MW, Depth: 6.4 mi) earthquake occurred 67.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/26/1998 at 19:49:53, a magnitude 5.4 (5.0 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 ML, Depth: 14.5 mi) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from Quincy center
On 11/5/1997 at 17:49:28, a magnitude 4.8 (4.4 MB, 4.8 ML, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 5.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Plumas County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jason Ellison - 2005 Major League Baseball player (San Francisco Giants, born: Apr 4, 1978), Eliza Swenson - Actress, Jim Rippey - Snowboarder.
Hospital/medical center in Quincy:
Airports and heliports located in Quincy:
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College/University in Quincy:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Quincy:
Public high schools in Quincy:
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Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.6. This is about average. There were 37 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 22.4. This is about average. There were 38 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.49. This is about average. There were 28 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.40. This is significantly better than average. There were 18 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Quincy and their reported violations in the past:PNF-KENZIE RAVINE 1 & 2 (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PNF-GRASSHOPPER-GRIZZLY CG (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PNF-BIG COVE CG (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PNF-PENNINSULA/WYANDOTTE CG (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PNF-WHITE HORSE CG (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PNF-SUNDEW & HUTCHINS CG (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:PNF-LAKES BASIN CG (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PNF-LONG POINT CG (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Quincy that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 29.4%
(30.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 59.6% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
2 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2010
55 people in nursing homes in 2000
Quincy compared to California state average:
Banks with branches in Quincy (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Quincy (based on Plumas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.52%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($51,120 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,946 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Quincy fatal accident list:
May 24, 2000 05:50 PM, North Valley Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 26, 2000 07:20 PM, Sr-70, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Quincy)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Quincy, CA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast 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: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Quincy)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Quincy)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 30 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2013.