For population 25 years and over in Rio Dell:
For population 15 years and over in Rio Dell city:
144 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America, 0.6% Asia, 0.5% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,776 (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: Hydesville, CA (1.9 miles ), Fortuna, CA (2.5 miles ), Ferndale, CA (3.2 miles ), Humboldt Hill, CA (4.1 miles ), Pine Hills, CA (4.1 miles ), Cutten, CA (4.3 miles ), Bayview, CA (4.4 miles ), Myrtletown, CA (4.5 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:
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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 2011: 12.6%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 14.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 27.4% for other race residents, 2.1% 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 (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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