Richgrove, California

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Population in 2010: 2,882. Population change since 2000: +5.8%
Males: 1,474  (51.2%)
Females: 1,408  (48.8%)
Median resident age:  23.3 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 93261.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,876 (it was $22,885 in 2000)
Richgrove:

$27,876
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $8,054 (it was $6,415 in 2000)

Richgrove CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $119,587 (it was $71,900 in 2000)
Richgrove:

$119,587
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $200,741; Detached houses: $209,840; Townhouses or other attached units: $168,004; In 2-unit structures: $198,005; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $184,799; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $203,604; Mobile homes: $63,487; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $5,732

Median gross rent in 2013: $642.

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  • Races in Richgrove, CA (2010)

    Richgrove races chart
    • 2,70593.9%Hispanic
    • 1284.4%Asian alone
    • 321.1%White alone
    • 110.4%Two or more races
    • 30.1%Black alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Richgrove: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Polish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 510 feet

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 6,143 people per square mile   (high).

Richgrove,CA real estate house value index trend

Richgrove, California map

For population 25 years and over in Richgrove:

  • High school or higher: 31.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 40.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richgrove CDP:

  • Never married: 48.7%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 2.9%

1,361 residents are foreign born (41.1% Latin America).

This place:

44.8%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Richgrove, California as of May 04, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Richgrove to the number of sex offenders is 1,441 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,069 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,206 (1.1%)

Richgrove satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bakersfield, CA (30.7 miles , pop. 247,057).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (125.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Rodriguez Camp, CA (1.4 miles) , Ducor, CA (2.7 miles ), Delano, CA (2.8 miles ), McFarland, CA (3.3 miles ), Earlimart, CA (3.3 miles ), Terra Bella, CA (3.5 miles ), Teviston, CA (3.6 miles ), Pixley, CA (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 35.80 N, Longitude: 119.11 W

Richgrove household income distribution Richgrove home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

11.6%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (59%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (48%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
  • Finance and insurance (1%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (51%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (44%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Richgrove, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Richgrove-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above California state average. It is 843% 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 55.4 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 124.5 miles away from Richgrove center
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 183.6 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 263.8 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 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 175.2 miles away from Richgrove center
On 5/2/1983 at 23:42:37, a magnitude 6.7 (6.2 MB, 6.5 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.7 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 73.1 miles away from the city center, causing $31,000,000 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 Tulare County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Freezes: 2, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Richgrove topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Richgrove:

  • BROWNING MANOR CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DELANO, CA)
  • KELLY AND SCOTT'S CARE HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; DELANO, CA)
  • DELANO DISTRICT SKILLED NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DELANO, CA)
  • KELLY AND SCOTT'S CARE HOME INC #2 (Hospital, about 8 miles away; DELANO, CA)
  • DELANO REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; DELANO, CA)
  • POSITIVE DIRECTIONS #8 (Hospital, about 8 miles away; DELANO, CA)
  • DELANO DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; DELANO, CA)

Amtrak station near Richgrove:

  • 19 miles: WASCO (700 G ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richgrove:

  • Porterville College (about 19 miles; Porterville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 2,560)
  • Bakersfield College (about 28 miles; Bakersfield, CA; FT enrollment: 10,325)
  • California State University-Bakersfield (about 31 miles; Bakersfield, CA; FT enrollment: 7,564)
  • College of the Sequoias (about 39 miles; Visalia, CA; FT enrollment: 6,982)
  • San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia (about 40 miles; Visalia, CA; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Taft College (about 49 miles; Taft, CA; FT enrollment: 2,121)
  • West Hills College-Lemoore (about 53 miles; Lemoore, CA; FT enrollment: 2,314)

Public elementary/middle school in Richgrove:

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Notable location: Tulare County Fire Department Battalion 2 Richgrove Fire Station 10 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tulare 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 109. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

109
U.S.:

74

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 13.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.4
U.S.:

6.6

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.3
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 42.1%
(45.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 58.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  4.8 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  95.2%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.4%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Richgrove, California environmental map by EPA

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Richgrove compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

33.4
California average:

15.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • No fuel used (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Richgrove CDP (based on Tulare County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic102,77226
Evangelical Protestant53,285300
Other13,98337
Mainline Protestant8,69037
Black Protestant7575
Orthodox6502
None262,042-
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: 119
Tulare County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Tulare County:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 89
Tulare County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 215
Here:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tulare County:

28.2%
California:

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

16.9%
State:

17.9%

3.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,738 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($196 average AGI)
Tulare County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Fresno County, CA  0.65% ($31,927 average AGI)
from Kings County, CA  0.32% ($35,717)
from Kern County, CA  0.32% ($31,995)


3.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,014 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.84%
California average:

5.12%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($234 average AGI)
Tulare County:

0.03%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Fresno County, CA  0.68% ($32,364 average AGI)
to Kern County, CA  0.39% ($34,469)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.25% ($32,457)

Strongest AM radio stations in Richgrove:

  • KERI (1180 AM; 50 kW; WASCO-GREENACRES, CA; Owner: KWSO, INC.)
  • KCHJ (1010 AM; 5 kW; DELANO, CA; Owner: ILLINOIS LOTUS CORP.)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNZR (1560 AM; 25 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP. OF CALIF.)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KGET (970 AM; 5 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • KUZZ (550 AM; 5 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: OWENS ONE COMPANY)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KAFY (1100 AM; 4 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: KAFY, INC.)
  • KJUG (1270 AM; 5 kW; TULARE, CA; Owner: WESTCOAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richgrove:

  • KMQA (100.5 FM; EAST PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING PORTERVILLE L.L.C.)
  • K266AH (101.1 FM; BENA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTQX (90.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: RADIO BILINGUE, INC.)
  • KZPO (103.3 FM; LINDSAY, CA; Owner: LINDSAY BROADCASTING)
  • KDUV (88.9 FM; VISALIA, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL B/CASTNG, INC.)
  • KJUG-FM (106.7 FM; TULARE, CA; Owner: WESTCOAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K220EY (91.9 FM; PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUFW (90.5 FM; WOODLAKE, CA; Owner: NATIONAL FARM WORKERS SERVICE CENTER)
  • KMYX-FM (92.5 FM; ARVIN, CA; Owner: FARMWORKER EDUC. RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KFRB (91.3 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUZZ-FM (107.9 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: OWENS ONE COMPANY, INC)
  • KKBB (99.3 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KISV (94.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: AMERICAN GENERAL MEDIA CORP.)
  • KGFM (101.5 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: LAGNIAPPE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K293AG (106.5 FM; TAFT, CA; Owner: CENTRO CRISTIANO DE FE, INC.)
  • KIOO (99.7 FM; PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY B/CSTNG CORP OF SAN JOA VAL)
  • KGZO (90.9 FM; SHAFTER, CA; Owner: THE ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION, INC.)
  • KDFO-FM (98.5 FM; DELANO, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKDJ (105.3 FM; DELANO, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KVLI-FM (104.5 FM; LAKE ISABELLA, CA; Owner: ROBERT J. AND KATHERINE M. BOHN)

TV broadcast stations around Richgrove:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KBTF-LP (Channel 52; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BAKERSFIELD LLC)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Gail Crider, 780 216th Road (Lat: 35.804972 Lon: -119.086444), Type: 77.4, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Gail Crider, 780 216th Road (Lat: 35.804972 Lon: -119.086444), Type: 77.4, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Vestal Substation Hwy. 65, 3.1 M. N (Lat: 35.840500 Lon: -119.084833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 51 m, Overall height: 55 m, Call Sign: WGM839
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/26/2022
    Registrant: Southern California Edison Company, 3rd Floor, Drop 3, 4910 Rivergrade Road, Irwindale, CA 91706-1404, Phone: (626) 543-6295, Fax: (626) 543-6472, Email:
  • Vestal Substation Hwy 65 3.1 Mi N (Lat: 35.840500 Lon: -119.084833), Structure height: 52 m, Call Sign: WNLN695
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/22/2002, Expiration Date: 02/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2007
    Registrant: Southern California Edison Company, 2nd Floor, Drop 3, 4910 Rivergrade Road, Irwindale, CA 91706-1404, Phone: (626) 543-6295, Fax: (626) 543-6472, Email:
  • Lat: 35.799944 Lon: -119.105028, Call Sign: WQHQ927
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2400 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/10/2007, Expiration Date: 10/10/2017, Certifier: Lloyd Hollins
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, 965 Wells St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KG6LHM, Licensee ID: L00516928
    Grant Date: 02/23/2012, Expiration Date: 05/14/2022, Certifier: Danny A Sims
    Registrant: Danny A Sims, Richgrove, CA 93261

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Richgrove

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Richgrove, CA
Most common first names in Richgrove, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Jose1271.3 years
Maria970.3 years
Jesus773.1 years
Pedro776.0 years
Juan582.4 years
Francisco363.0 years
Manuel374.7 years
Ramon381.7 years
Dominga260.0 years
Alberto279.5 years
Most common last names in Richgrove, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hernandez873.5 years
Garcia757.9 years
Campos584.4 years
Flores582.4 years
Lopez454.0 years
Ramirez462.5 years
Sanchez471.2 years
Gonzalez373.4 years
Chaney376.0 years
Dahilig367.6 years

Richgrove on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Waiters and waitresses"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Black residents"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Waiters and waitresses"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of foreign-born residents"
  • #54 (93261) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Other groups first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
  • #91 (93261) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2004 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (8-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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