For population 25 years and over in Red Mountain-Trona:
For population 15 years and over in Red Mountain-Trona CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Kern, CA (40.5 miles , pop. 69,614).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bakersfield, CA (90.3 miles , pop. 247,057).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (116.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Ridgecrest, CA (3.6 miles ), Searles Valley, CA (3.6 miles ), China Lake Acres, CA (4.2 miles ), Johannesburg, CA (4.3 miles) , Randsburg, CA (4.3 miles) , Homewood Canyon-Valley Wells, CA (4.4 miles) , Inyokern, CA (4.6 miles ), Pearsonville, CA (5.3 miles) .
Latitude: 35.58 N, Longitude: 117.45 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 760
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Red Mountain-Trona: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Red Mountain-Trona, California
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Earthquake activity:Red Mountain-Trona-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above California state average. It is 2190% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 93.7 miles away from Red Mountain-Trona center
On 6/28/1992 at 15:05:30, a magnitude 6.9 (6.3 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.9 ME, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1971 at 14:00:41, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 UK) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from the city center, causing 65 deaths (65 shaking deaths), causing $535,000,000 total damage
On 9/20/1995 at 23:27:36, a magnitude 6.1 (5.0 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.6 MW, 6.1 ML, Depth: 3.4 mi) earthquake occurred 15.7 miles away from Red Mountain-Trona center
On 10/16/1999 at 09:59:35, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.8 ML, Depth: 5.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 80.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in San Bernardino County (42) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 26
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 21, Floods: 16, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Floods: 2, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Red Mountain-Trona:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 0.616. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 4.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2009 was 35.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 23.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
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Red Mountain-Trona compared to California state average:
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Religion statistics for Red Mountain-Trona (based on San Bernardino County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.00%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 301
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 114
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 320
Number of full-service restaurants: 940
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,394 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($485 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.61% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,936 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($390 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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