Rancho Calaveras, California

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Population in 2010: 5,325. Population change since 2000: +27.3%
Males: 2,837  (53.3%)
Females: 2,488  (46.7%)
Median resident age:  43.5 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 95252.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $56,121 (it was $50,247 in 2000)
Rancho Calaveras:

$56,121
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,667 (it was $21,444 in 2000)

Rancho Calaveras CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $201,621 (it was $142,500 in 2000)
Rancho Calaveras:

$201,621
CA:

$373,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,284.

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  • Races in Rancho Calaveras, CA (2013)

    Rancho Calaveras races chart
    • 4,71275.4%White alone
    • 84613.5%Hispanic
    • 5038.0%Two or more races
    • 981.6%American Indian alone
    • 70.1%Black alone
    • 80.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rancho Calaveras: 89.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (17.5%), Irish (12.3%), English (9.5%), French (6.1%), Norwegian (5.2%), Italian (2.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 535 feet

Land area: 8.46 square miles.

Population density: 630 people per square mile   (low).

Rancho Calaveras,CA real estate house value index trend

Rancho Calaveras, California map

For population 25 years and over in Rancho Calaveras:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rancho Calaveras CDP:

  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 63.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 6.8%

218 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 0.9% Europe, 0.8% North America).

This place:

3.5%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,954 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,173 (1.3%)

Rancho Calaveras satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lodi, CA (23.0 miles , pop. 56,999).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Stockton, CA (26.2 miles , pop. 243,771).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (311.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Valley Springs, CA (1.9 miles ), Wallace, CA (2.7 miles ), Camanche North Shore, CA (3.1 miles ), San Andreas, CA (3.3 miles ), Camanche Village, CA (3.4 miles ), Peters, CA (3.8 miles ), Linden, CA (3.8 miles ), Mokelumne Hill, CA (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 38.12 N, Longitude: 120.86 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 209

Rancho Calaveras household income distribution Rancho Calaveras home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.0%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Rancho Calaveras, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Rancho Calaveras-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 790% 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 116.9 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 86.1 miles away from Rancho Calaveras 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 239.5 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 243.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 222.2 miles away from Rancho Calaveras center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 152.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Calaveras County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rancho Calaveras topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rancho Calaveras:

  • MARK TWAIN MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; SAN ANDREAS, CA)
  • MARK TWAIN CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SAN ANDREAS, CA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rancho Calaveras:

  • University of the Pacific (about 27 miles; Stockton, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,999)
  • San Joaquin Delta College (about 27 miles; Stockton, CA; FT enrollment: 12,167)
  • Modesto Junior College (about 34 miles; Modesto, CA; FT enrollment: 10,635)
  • Cosumnes River College (about 39 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 9,327)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 40 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)
  • California State University-Stanislaus (about 42 miles; Turlock, CA; FT enrollment: 7,054)
  • California State University-Sacramento (about 43 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 22,234)

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Notable locations in Rancho Calaveras: Jenny Lind Fire Protection District Station 1 Headquarters (A), Jenny Lind Fire Protection District Station 3 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Rancho Calaveras: Jenny Lind State Historic Landmark (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Calaveras 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 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.199. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.199
U.S.:

0.303

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.98. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.98
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.2%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.4% for American Indian residents, 11.4% for other race residents, 9.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.2%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.6%
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: 0.3% of all households
9 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in other types of correctional institutions in 2000

Rancho Calaveras compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
California average:

15.4

Rancho Calaveras travel time to work - commute Rancho Calaveras mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53%)
  • Utility gas (17%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rancho Calaveras CDP (based on Calaveras County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic25,0525
Evangelical Protestant3,71740
Other1,6426
Mainline Protestant9728
Orthodox452
None14,150-
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: 11
Calaveras County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Calaveras County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Calaveras County:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

9.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Calaveras County:

22.7%
California:

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

18.8%
State:

17.9%

6.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,625 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.64%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from San Joaquin County, CA  1.09% ($46,376 average AGI)
from Stanislaus County, CA  0.48% ($41,413)
from Tuolumne County, CA  0.47% ($35,203)


6.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,481 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
California average:

5.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to San Joaquin County, CA  1.21% ($50,932 average AGI)
to Amador County, CA  0.62% ($32,598)
to Tuolumne County, CA  0.48% ($33,105)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rancho Calaveras:

  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCVR (1570 AM; 5 kW; LODI, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rancho Calaveras:

  • KJOY (99.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVR (105.5 FM; COPPEROPOLIS, CA; Owner: THRESHOLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KHOP (95.1 FM; OAKDALE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKBN (93.5 FM; TWAIN HARTE, CA; Owner: CLARKE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOSL (94.3 FM; JACKSON, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KOSO (93.1 FM; PATTERSON, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCVR-FM (98.9 FM; COLUMBIA, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXSR (91.7 FM; GROVELAND, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, SACRAMENTO)
  • KZSQ-FM (92.7 FM; SONORA, CA; Owner: CLARKE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K238AC (95.5 FM; SALIDA, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., 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.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KEDR (88.1 FM; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUOP (91.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF THE PACIFIC)
  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Rancho Calaveras:

  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • KDTS-CA (Channel 52; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 1,000Total average daily traffic
  • 10Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,257Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

Rancho Calaveras on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Librarians, curators, and archivists"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Personal care and service occupations:"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (8-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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