Rosamond, California

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Population in 2010: 18,150.
Population change since 2000: +26.5%
Males: 9,601  (52.9%)
Females: 8,549  (47.1%)
Median resident age:

34.0 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 93560.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,863 (it was $42,307 in 2000)
Rosamond:

$55,863
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,469 (it was $17,440 in 2000)

Rosamond CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $178,611 (it was $85,800 in 2000)
Rosamond:

$178,611
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $255,674; detached houses: $264,240; townhouses or other attached units: $217,353; in 2-unit structures: $210,855; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $203,291; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $220,150; mobile homes: $167,307; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $60,537

Median gross rent in 2017: $950.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rosamond: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.8%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.2% for Black residents, 28.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.8% for American Indian residents, 20.6% for other race residents, 13.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rosamond, CA (2017)
    • 8,64842.5%White alone
    • 7,60137.3%Hispanic
    • 1,8519.1%Black alone
    • 1,1765.8%Two or more races
    • 6053.0%Asian alone
    • 1991.0%American Indian alone
    • 270.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 32 registered sex offenders living in Rosamond, California as of June 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rosamond is 624 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: American (6.4%), German (4.1%), Irish (3.5%), English (1.6%), Italian (1.6%), European (1.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 2326 feet

Land area: 52.2 square miles.

Population density: 347 people per square mile   (very low).

Rosamond, California map

2,583 residents are foreign born (9.1% Latin America, 1.9% Asia).

This place:

12.7%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,858 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,396 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Antelope Valley, CA (11.2 miles , pop. 150,931).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Upper San Gabriel Valley, CA (53.4 miles , pop. 320,969).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (54.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Mojave, CA (3.2 miles ),
North Antelope Valley, CA (3.4 miles ),
Lancaster, CA (3.6 miles ),
Quartz Hill, CA (3.8 miles ),
Edwards AFB, CA (4.0 miles ),
Elizabeth Lake, CA (4.2 miles ),
Leona Valley, CA (4.2 miles ),
Lake Hughes, CA (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 34.87 N, Longitude: 118.21 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,799 (-28.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,054 (13.7%)

Area code: 661

Distribution of median household income in Rosamond, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Rosamond, CA in 2017

Property values in Rosamond, CA

Rosamond satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

10.1%
California:

4.6%
Historical population in Rosamond, CA
Historical housing units in Rosamond, CA
Most common industries in Rosamond, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (14.4%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.2%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (16.3%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Educational services (2.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Public administration (11.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Rosamond, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Computer specialists (3.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Computer specialists (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)

Average climate in Rosamond, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Rosamond, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 94.8. This is worse than average.

City:

94.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.213. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.213
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.65. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.65
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 39.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

39.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 26.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.28
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Rosamond-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 741% 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 45.9 miles away from Rosamond center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
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 106.5 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 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 103.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 160.3 miles away from Rosamond center
On 1/17/1994 at 12:30:55, a magnitude 6.8 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 11.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 53.4 miles away from the city center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
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) earthquake occurred 88.6 miles away from Rosamond 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 Kern County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 12, Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rosamond topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rosamond:

  • LAC/HIGH DESERT HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LANCASTER, CA)
  • FMC-ANTELOPE VALLEY (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; LANCASTER, CA)
  • ST JUDE HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; LANCASTER, CA)
  • ANTELOPE VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LANCASTER, CA)
  • DAVITA-ANTELOPE VALLEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; LANCASTER, CA)
  • REGIONAL VALLEY SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 13 miles away; LANCASTER, CA)
  • LANCASTER HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LANCASTER, CA)

Airports located in Rosamond:

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Amtrak station:

ROSAMOND (2515 CENTER ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rosamond:

  • Antelope Valley College (about 14 miles; Lancaster, CA; Full-time enrollment: 9,206)
  • College of the Canyons (about 39 miles; Santa Clarita, CA; FT enrollment: 11,307)
  • Los Angeles Mission College (about 40 miles; Sylmar, CA; FT enrollment: 4,825)
  • California State University-Northridge (about 48 miles; Northridge, CA; FT enrollment: 28,060)
  • Art Center College of Design (about 49 miles; Pasadena, CA; FT enrollment: 2,346)
  • Glendale Community College (about 49 miles; Glendale, CA; FT enrollment: 11,348)
  • Los Angeles Valley College (about 50 miles; Valley Glen, CA; FT enrollment: 9,459)

Public high schools in Rosamond:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rosamond:

  • TROPICO MIDDLE (Students: 751, Location: 3180 MOJAVE-TROPICO RD., Grades: 6-8)
  • ROSAMOND ELEMENTARY (Students: 438, Location: 1981 ROSAMOND BLVD., Grades: KG-5)
  • WESTPARK ELEMENTARY (Location: 3600 IMPERIAL AVE., Grades: KG-5)
See full list of schools located in Rosamond

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rosamond: Willow Springs Transportation Technical Center (A), John Hartman Garage Area (B), Willow Springs Raceway (C), Gaskill Ranch (D), Kern County Fire Department Station 15 Rosamond (E), Rosamond Chamber of Commerce (F), Rosamond Branch Kern County Library (G), Hummel Hall (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rosamond include: Assembly of God Church (A), First Southern Baptist Church (B), New Life Church of God in Christ (C), Saint Mary of the Desert Church (D), Wayside Chapel Community Church (E), Willow Springs Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Rosamond include: Rosamond Park (1), Willow Springs Stadium (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Exotic Feline Breeding Compound (Recreation Areas; Rosamond & Tropico R) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Kern County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rosamond and their reported violations in the past:

WILLOW SPRINGS RACEWAY (Population served: 5,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-16-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
ANTELOPE VALLEY MOBILE ESTATES (Population served: 49, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-23-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-23-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
60TH STREET ASSOC. WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 44, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-19-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.9 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

72.4%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.6%
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: 0.3% of all households
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in Rosamond (2011 data):

  • California Bank & Trust: Rosamond Branch at 2535 Rosamond Boulevard, branch established on 1984/11/05. Info updated 2009/07/20: Bank assets: $10,894.1 mil, Deposits: $9,193.9 mil, headquarters in San Diego, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 109 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation

For population 15 years and over in Rosamond:

Marital status in Rosamond, CA
  • Never married: 34.8%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

For population 25 years and over in Rosamond:

  • High school or higher: 78.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Rosamond
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rosamond, CA (based on Kern County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic245,83630
Evangelical Protestant114,724436
Other30,68783
Mainline Protestant7,45938
Black Protestant4,02625
Orthodox4503
None436,449-
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: 190
This county:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Kern County:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 63
Kern County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 165
Kern County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 362
This county:

4.60 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

8.0%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.4%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Kern County:

15.9%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rosamond:

46.6%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rosamond:

43.7%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rosamond:

23.2%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.9%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rosamond:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.0%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Here:

53.8%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.7%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rosamond, CA Residents

3.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,098 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.97%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($593 average AGI)
Kern County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.00% ($41,298 average AGI)
from Tulare County, CA  0.20% ($32,845)
from Ventura County, CA  0.14% ($44,824)


4.27% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,465 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
California average:

5.21%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($649 average AGI)
Kern County:

0.05%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.68% ($42,474 average AGI)
to Tulare County, CA  0.20% ($41,532)
to San Diego County, CA  0.17% ($53,172)
Businesses in Rosamond, CA
NameCountNameCount
Albertsons1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Penske1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Jack In The Box1UPS1
MasterBrand Cabinets1

Strongest AM radio stations in Rosamond:

  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KAVL (610 AM; 5 kW; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KUTY (1470 AM; 5 kW; PALMDALE, CA; Owner: HIGH DESERT BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rosamond:

  • KOSS (105.5 FM; ROSAMOND, CA; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP OF CALIFORNIA, INC.)
  • KLKX (93.5 FM; ROSAMOND, CA; Owner: HIGH DESERT BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KKZQ (100.1 FM; TEHACHAPI, CA; Owner: HIGH DESERT BROADCASTING LLC)
  • K202DJ (88.3 FM; PALMDALE, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • K266AH (101.1 FM; BENA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMYX-FM (92.5 FM; ARVIN, CA; Owner: FARMWORKER EDUC. RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KTQX (90.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: RADIO BILINGUE, INC.)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPCC (89.3 FM; PASADENA, CA; Owner: PASADENA AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KHHT (92.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBIG-FM (104.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMZT-FM (105.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KPFK (90.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Rosamond:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Rosamond fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 144ft / 43.6mTotal length
  • $1,332,000Total costs
  • 455,419Total average daily traffic
  • 38,670Total average daily truck traffic
  • 433,993Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Rosamond, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 141960-1969
  • 21970-1979
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Rosamond, CA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rosamond)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 2980 Desert St (Lat: 35.291083 Lon: -119.763194), Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WNXI317, Licensee ID: L00010141,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.375 MHz, Grant Date: 06/29/2001, Expiration Date: 09/16/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2003, Registrant: County Of Kern, 2601 Panorama Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93306, Phone: (805) 861-2500
  • 7000 230th St W Tejon Ranch (Lat: 34.923583 Lon: -118.530917), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPCV262, Licensee ID: L00268433,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.350 MHz, 467.350 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/2003, Expiration Date: 07/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/07/2003, Registrant: Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, 1299 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 508-9519, Fax: (202) 508-9700, Email:
  • Lat: 34.862472 Lon: -118.255083, Call Sign: WQAP212, Licensee ID: L00085062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.362 MHz, 461.612 MHz, 461.737 MHz, 461.962 MHz, 461.987 MHz, 463.312 MHz, 463.687 MHz, 464.212 MHz, 464.712 MHz, 466.287 MHz... (+9 more), Grant Date: 07/13/2004, Expiration Date: 01/09/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/12/2005, Certifier: Frank D Garcia Jr, Registrant: Frank D Garcia Jr, 41758 12th St W Ste. A, Palmdale, CA 93551, Phone: (661) 940-3302, Fax: (661) 940-3922, Email:
  • Lat: 34.859444 Lon: -118.163611, Call Sign: WQLX316,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.237 MHz, Grant Date: 05/18/2010, Expiration Date: 05/18/2020, Certifier: Richard Riccardi, Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. Seventeenth Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (202) 828-5700, Fax: (703) 812-0468, Email:
  • Lat: 34.976167 Lon: -118.484250, Call Sign: WQPL842,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.512 MHz, 456.487 MHz, 457.112 MHz, 462.487 MHz, 467.487 MHz, Grant Date: 06/23/2012, Expiration Date: 06/23/2022, Certifier: Jeremy Licon, Registrant: Radio Licensing, Milwaukie, OR 97222, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 659-4723, Email:
  • Lat: 34.822250 Lon: -118.166500, Call Sign: WQYY992,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.512 MHz, 457.287 MHz, 457.412 MHz, 462.487 MHz, 467.462 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2017, Expiration Date: 03/08/2027, Certifier: George Hardie Jr, Registrant: Mcintosh Communications, Inc., 4640 Arville, Ste. E, Las Vegas, NV 89103, Phone: (702) 253-5390, Fax: (702) 253-9140, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

356 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

179 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rosamond)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Rosamond)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

106 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED212$159,70168$87,161106$182,7992$21,98032$71,8719$148,293
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$138,0465$83,87815$201,1122$18,0601$227,9803$116,970
APPLICATIONS DENIED31$140,36718$75,37990$164,9486$40,05316$107,48319$74,317
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN28$171,54019$99,74241$165,3281$69,26012$82,4331$169,480
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$93,5153$115,1674$184,7430$02$96,9902$49,495

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0055.06 , 0058.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$107,5931$156,980
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$159,9830$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$79,3400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$48,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$121,9900$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0055.06 , 0058.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rosamond, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rosamond, CA - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 64. The highest number of reported fires - 124 took place in 2005, and the least - 1 in 2010. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Rosamond, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (53.5%), and Structure Fires (31.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rosamond, CA
    • 47753.5%Outside Fires
    • 28031.4%Structure Fires
    • 13114.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 30.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rosamond, CA
Most common first names in Rosamond, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5672.5 years
John4972.3 years
Robert4367.6 years
James3769.5 years
Mary2974.6 years
George2570.6 years
Ruth2178.6 years
Donald1967.7 years
Dorothy1973.3 years
Charles1970.1 years
Most common last names in Rosamond, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1768.4 years
Johnson1671.8 years
Davis1374.6 years
Williams1369.7 years
Anderson1070.5 years
Young1081.6 years
Brown974.1 years
King973.2 years
Murphy870.1 years
Jones868.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rosamond, CA
  • 75.1%Utility gas
  • 10.3%Electricity
  • 8.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.0%Wood
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rosamond, CA
  • 76.4%Utility gas
  • 20.6%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.7%No fuel used


Rosamond compared to California state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Rosamond on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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