For population 25 years and over in Rio Dell:
For population 15 years and over in Rio Dell city:
148 residents are foreign born (0.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,712 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Redding, CA (91.4 miles , pop. 80,865).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (194.5 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (543.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Scotia, CA (1.1 miles ), Hydesville, CA (1.9 miles ), Fortuna, CA (2.5 miles ), Ferndale, CA (3.2 miles ), Redcrest, CA (3.3 miles) , Loleta, CA (3.4 miles ), Weott, CA (4.0 miles ), Fields Landing, CA (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.50 N, Longitude: 124.11 W
Area code: 707
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Rio Dell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +94 (+3.1%).
Work and jobs in Rio Dell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rio Dell, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Rio Dell-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above California state average. It is 2152% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 77.3 miles away from the city 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 10.5 miles away from Rio Dell center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 43.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 64.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/1/1994 at 15:15:53, a magnitude 7.1 (6.6 MB, 7.0 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from Rio Dell center
On 4/26/1992 at 11:18:25, a magnitude 6.7 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 13.8 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 16.7 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 Humboldt County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 8, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Rio Dell:
Amtrak stations near Rio Dell:
Local government website: www.jps.net/riodell
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rio Dell:
See full list of schools located in Rio Dell, map of school districts: RIO DELL ELEMENTARY, FORTUNA UNION HIGH
Public elementary/middle schools in Rio Dell:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.89. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.309. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.197. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.93. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 21.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.3%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 22.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 26.7% for other race residents, 12.9% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Rio Dell compared to California state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Rio Dell city (based on Humboldt County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.11%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 46
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Number of full-service restaurants: 128
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,952 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($227 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,468 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($254 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Rio Dell fatal accident list:
Mar 30, 1977 02:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 137 meters (449ft)
Total costs: $10,038,000
Total average daily traffic: 48,124
Total average daily truck traffic: 5,644
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rio Dell)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Rio Dell, CA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rio Dell)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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