Rowland Heights, California

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Population in 2010: 48,993.
Population change since 2000: +0.9%
Males: 24,047  (49.1%)
Females: 24,946  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

42.6 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 91748.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $70,579 (it was $52,270 in 2000)
Rowland Heights:

$70,579
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,144 (it was $19,315 in 2000)

Rowland Heights CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $705,775 (it was $209,600 in 2000)
Rowland Heights:

$705,775
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $722,079; detached houses: $744,778; townhouses or other attached units: $531,727; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $708,522; in 5-or-more-unit structures: over $1,000,000; mobile homes: $83,004

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,595.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rowland Heights: 142.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.8%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.4% for Black residents, 12.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.5% for American Indian residents, 17.2% for other race residents, 5.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rowland Heights, CA (2017)
    • 31,59462.1%Asian alone
    • 13,00625.6%Hispanic
    • 5,20510.2%White alone
    • 6561.3%Black alone
    • 6771.3%Two or more races
    • 2020.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1520.3%American Indian alone
    • 230.05%Other race alone

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



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Rowland Heights, California as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rowland Heights is 1,748 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: American (1.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 540 feet

Land area: 9.02 square miles.

Population density: 5,429 people per square mile   (average).

Rowland Heights, California map

28,094 residents are foreign born (38.0% Asia, 8.3% Latin America).

This place:

55.2%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,332 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,197 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Diamond Bar, CA (4.2 miles , pop. 56,287).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East San Gabriel Valley, CA (6.3 miles , pop. 933,557).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (28.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

South San Jose Hills, CA (1.5 miles ),
Walnut, CA (1.9 miles ),
La Habra Heights, CA (1.9 miles ),
Brea, CA (2.0 miles ),
Diamond Bar, CA (2.1 miles ),
Industry, CA (2.1 miles ),
Valinda, CA (2.1 miles ),
Hacienda Heights, CA (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 33.98 N, Longitude: 117.89 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -12,668 (-24.9%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 4,593 (19.0%)

Distribution of median household income in Rowland Heights, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Rowland Heights, CA in 2017

Property values in Rowland Heights, CA

Rowland Heights satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
California:

4.6%
Historical population in Rowland Heights, CA
Historical housing units in Rowland Heights, CA
Most common industries in Rowland Heights, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2017
  • Accommodation & food services (11.4%)
  • Health care (10.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Construction (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2017
  • Accommodation & food services (13.9%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Health care (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2017
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.3%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Rowland Heights, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Computer specialists (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Top executives (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.5%)
  • Registered nurses (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)

Average climate in Rowland Heights, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Rowland Heights, California average temperatures Rowland Heights, California average precipitation Rowland Heights, California humidity Rowland Heights, California wind speed Rowland Heights, California snowfall Rowland Heights, California sunshine Rowland Heights, California clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 144. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

144
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.335. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.335
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.1
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.459. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.459
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 30.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 13.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00707. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00707
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Rowland Heights-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 715% 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 94.7 miles away from the city 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 79.0 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 91.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 190.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 28.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 136.8 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 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 Los Angeles County (52) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 26
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 34, Floods: 14, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Earthquakes: 3, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rowland Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Rowland Heights:

  • DELHAVEN COMMUNITY HOME (18284 BARROSO STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rowland Heights:

  • ADVENT HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WEST COVINA, CA)
  • HIGHMARK HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WEST COVINA, CA)
  • G E PEDIATRIC CARE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LA PUENTE, CA)
  • GERELYN PEDIATRIC CARE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WEST COVINA, CA)
  • MULITI-SKILLED HOME CARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WALNUT, CA)
  • N AND D HEALTH CARE SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA)
  • AGAPE HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA)

Amtrak stations near Rowland Heights:

  • 8 miles: FULLERTON (120 E. SANTA FE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: POMONA (156 W. COMMERCIAL ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: ANAHEIM (2150 KATELLA AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rowland Heights:

  • Hacienda La Puente Adult Education (about 5 miles; La Puente, CA; Full-time enrollment: 2,750)
  • Mt San Antonio College (about 6 miles; Walnut, CA; FT enrollment: 19,891)
  • California State Polytechnic University-Pomona (about 7 miles; Pomona, CA; FT enrollment: 18,141)
  • California State University-Fullerton (about 7 miles; Fullerton, CA; FT enrollment: 28,947)
  • Fullerton College (about 8 miles; Fullerton, CA; FT enrollment: 11,124)
  • DeVry University-California (about 8 miles; Pomona, CA; FT enrollment: 10,875)
  • Rio Hondo College (about 9 miles; Whittier, CA; FT enrollment: 9,610)

Public high schools in Rowland Heights:

Private high schools in Rowland Heights:

  • OXFORD SCHOOL (Students: 87, Location: 18760 COLIMA RD, Grades: 8-12)
  • IVY LEAGUE SCHOOL (Students: 25, Location: 19271 COLIMA RD # G, Grades: 3-10)

Public elementary/middle schools in Rowland Heights:

  • ALVARADO INTERMEDIATE (Students: 893, Location: 1901 S. DESIRE AVE., Grades: 7-8)
  • BLANDFORD ELEMENTARY (Students: 492, Location: 2601 BLANDFORD DR., Grades: KG-6)
  • KILLIAN ELEMENTARY (Students: 430, Location: 19100 E. KILLIAN ST., Grades: KG-6)
  • SHELYN ELEMENTARY (Students: 368, Location: 19500 E. NACORA ST., Grades: KG-6)
  • ROWLAND ELEMENTARY (Students: 289, Location: 2036 S. FULLERTON RD., Grades: KG-6)
  • JELLICK ELEMENTARY (Students: 274, Location: 1400 S. JELLICK AVE., Grades: KG-6)
  • ROWLAND HEIGHTS CHARTER ACADEMY (Location: 1127 OTTERBEIN AVE., Grades: KG-8, Charter school)
See full list of schools located in Rowland Heights

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rowland Heights: Grazide Ranch (A), Royal Vista Golf Course (B), Los Angeles County Fire Department Station 119 (C), Los Angeles County Fire Department Station 145 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Rowland Heights Plaza Shopping Center (1), Canyon Point Marketplace Shopping Center (2), Ross Plaza Shopping Center (3), Fairway Plaza Shopping Center (4), Eastwood Village Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Queen of Heaven Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Rowland Heights include: Carolyn Rosas Park (1), Gloria Heer Park (2), Rowland Heights Park (3), Trailview Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: C & H Travel & Tours (17870 Castleton Street Suite 205).

Hotel: Best Western Executive Inn (18880 Gale Avenue).

Los Angeles County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

84.8%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.4%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Rowland Heights in 2010:

  • 67 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 51 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 19 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 6 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 5 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Rowland Heights in 2000:

  • 96 people in nursing homes
  • 36 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in other group homes
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Banks with most branches in Rowland Heights (2011 data):

  • East West Bank: Rowland Heights East Branch, Rowland Heights Branch, Rowland Heights Branch, 99 Rowland Heights Branch, Rowland Heights Fairway Branch, Rowland Heights Colima Branch. Info updated 2010/06/14: Bank assets: $21,962.4 mil, Deposits: $17,501.8 mil, headquarters in Pasadena, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: East West Bancorp, Inc.
  • Royal Business Bank: Rowland Heights Branch at 1015 S. Nogales Street, Unit 121 & 122a, branch established on 2011/07/11. Info updated 2011/09/28: Bank assets: $502.4 mil, Deposits: $427.6 mil, headquarters in Los Angeles, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Rbb Bancorp
  • Hanmi Bank: Rowland Heights Branch at 18720 East Colima Road, branch established on 1998/10/01. Info updated 2010/04/01: Bank assets: $2,739.6 mil, Deposits: $2,377.7 mil, headquarters in Los Angeles, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Hanmi Financial Corporation
  • BBCN Bank: Rowland Heights Branch at 1709 South Nogales St. Suite 100, branch established on 2004/04/16. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $5,170.7 mil, Deposits: $3,989.4 mil, headquarters in Los Angeles, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 49 total offices, Holding Company: Bbcn Bancorp, Inc.
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Rowland Heights Branch at 18250 Colima Road, branch established on 2003/05/12. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • American Plus Bank, N.A.: Rowland Heights Branch at 17506 Colima Road, branch established on 2009/08/08. Info updated 2008/12/02: Bank assets: $212.6 mil, Deposits: $166.8 mil, headquarters in Arcadia, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Los Angeles National Bank: Rowland Height Branch at 18253 Colma Road, Suite 101, branch established on 2010/05/10. Info updated 2010/06/14: Bank assets: $193.0 mil, Deposits: $164.1 mil, headquarters in Buena Park, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Concord Place, Inc.
  • Bank of the West: Rowland Heights Branch at 19005 East Colima Road, branch established on 1995/04/13. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Bank of America, National Association: Rowland Heights Branch at 1501 Nogales Street, branch established on 1965/05/14. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • 13 other banks with 13 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Rowland Heights:

Marital status in Rowland Heights, CA
  • Never married: 32.1%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

For population 25 years and over in Rowland Heights:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.0
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Rowland Heights
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Neighborhoods in Rowland Heights:

(Rowland Heights, California Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Rowland Heights, CA (based on Los Angeles County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,542,994275
Evangelical Protestant814,6113,249
Other451,5941,023
Mainline Protestant229,056860
Black Protestant112,338290
Orthodox63,51776
None4,604,495-
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: 2,084
Los Angeles County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 32
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 567
This county:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1,206
This county:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7,008
Los Angeles County:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Los Angeles County:

7.5%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

20.4%
State:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

18.6%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rowland Heights:

54.1%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rowland Heights:

50.3%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

26.6
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rowland Heights:

16.8%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rowland Heights:

18.2%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rowland Heights:

25.2%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Rowland Heights:

57.4%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Rowland Heights:

82.7%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rowland Heights, CA Residents

3.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($67,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.12%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,909 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Orange County, CA  0.44% ($64,742 average AGI)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.27% ($44,592)
from Riverside County, CA  0.16% ($46,622)


3.70% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($71,222 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
California average:

5.21%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,510 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.06%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Orange County, CA  0.53% ($74,627 average AGI)
to San Bernardino County, CA  0.44% ($47,062)
to Riverside County, CA  0.25% ($57,313)
Businesses in Rowland Heights, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1GNC1
99 Cents Only Stores1GameStop1
AT&T1H&R Block1
Aeropostale1KFC1
Albertsons1McDonald's1
Avenue1Motel 61
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill1Nike2
Barnes & Noble1RadioShack1
Best Western1Rite Aid1
Burger King1Starbucks4
Carl\s Jr.1Subway2
Dennys1Target1
Domino's Pizza1UPS3
El Pollo Loco1Walgreens1
FedEx2

Strongest AM radio stations in Rowland Heights:

  • 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.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KALI (900 AM; 6 kW; WEST COVINA, CA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 25 kW; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rowland Heights:

  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KTWV (94.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • K216EM (91.1 FM; ARCADIA, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KZLA-FM (93.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSAK (90.1 FM; WALNUT, CA; Owner: MT. SAN ANTONIO COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KPWR (105.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLSX (97.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KUSC (91.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KKLA-FM (99.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rowland Heights:

  • KCBS-TV (Channel 2; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KTLA-TV (Channel 5; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTLA INC.)
  • KABC-TV (Channel 7; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ABC HOLDING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCAL-TV (Channel 9; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KNBC (Channel 4; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (KNBC-TV), INC.)
  • KMEX-TV (Channel 34; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KMEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KAZA-TV (Channel 54; AVALON, CA; Owner: PAPPAS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE LLC)
  • KDOC-TV (Channel 56; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: GOLDEN ORANGE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KOCE-TV (Channel 50; HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES, COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KSCI (Channel 18; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: KSLS, INC.)
  • KCET (Channel 28; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KXLA (Channel 44; RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA; Owner: RANCHO PALOS VERDES BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KFTR (Channel 46; ONTARIO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KTTV (Channel 11; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KWHY-TV (Channel 22; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF LOS ANGELES LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KVEA (Channel 52; CORONA, CA; Owner: ESTRELLA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KRCA (Channel 62; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: KRCA LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCOP-TV (Channel 13; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KPXN (Channel 30; SAN BERNARDINO, CA; Owner: PAXSON LOS ANGELES LICENSE, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Rowland Heights fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 9.7mTotal length
  • 643,066Total average daily traffic
  • 58,269Total average daily truck traffic
  • 549,413Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rowland Heights)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Rowland Heights, CA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • CA-LOS3011A, 18701 Railroad Street (Lat: 33.998306 Lon: -117.895833), Type: Pole, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQLU900,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21875.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 22025.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/29/2010, Expiration Date: 04/29/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CA-LOS3017A, 18201 Colima Road (Lat: 33.989056 Lon: -117.907000), Type: Pole, Structure height: 13.3 m, Call Sign: WQLV366,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19325.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/30/2010, Expiration Date: 04/30/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CA-LOS6260A, 17851 Railroad (Lat: 33.999111 Lon: -117.913722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.9 m, Overall height: 20.4 m, Call Sign: WQLW374,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 23275.0 MHz, 23075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/10/2010, Expiration Date: 05/10/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • LERONA, 19627 Colima Road (Lat: 33.988028 Lon: -117.882194), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 15.8 m, Call Sign: WQQQ942,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/14/2013, Expiration Date: 02/14/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • LA03XC285, 18414-18472 Colima Rd. (Lat: 33.987472 Lon: -117.901833), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 14 m, Overall height: 15.8 m, Call Sign: WQUE763,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23425.0 MHz, 23425.0 MHz, 23425.0 MHz, 23425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/18/2014, Expiration Date: 06/18/2024, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • PHN, Puente Hills New Tower (Lat: 33.955972 Lon: -117.894944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WQWM739, Licensee ID: L01906014,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11665.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz... (+24 more), Grant Date: 10/06/2015, Expiration Date: 10/06/2025, Certifier: Pat Mallon, Registrant: Los Angeles Regional Interoperability Communications System (La-Rics), 2525 Corporate Place, 2nd Floor, Monterey Park, CA 91754, Phone: (323) 881-8291, Fax: (313) 264-0718, Email:
  • TS-0000028700, 17070 Gale Avenue (Lat: 34.008417 Lon: -117.956611), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQZA400,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/20/2017, Expiration Date: 03/20/2027, Certifier: Arthur G Giftakis, Registrant: Towerstream Corp, 76 Hammarlund Way, Middletown, RI 02842, Phone: (401) 608-8308, Fax: (866) 762-2250, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

192 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rowland Heights)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7055W , Serial Number: 28-823, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 10/11/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 02/06/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Donald L Rickard, 18330 Madonna Street, Rowland Hts, CA 91748
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7730W , Serial Number: 28-1738, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 06/04/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 10/20/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Y H Charles Suh, 2201 Saleroso Dr, Rowland Heights, CA 91748

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$362,013132$317,207596$289,52329$210,3031$550,00038$278,4500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$015$336,94673$297,2584$76,4950$07$299,9370$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$468,18323$318,528205$321,41316$240,3340$018$248,0381$76,150
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$334,23821$318,399114$298,24211$201,6180$09$247,6570$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$208,7336$379,63546$326,6082$262,6900$02$312,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 12 tracts in Rowland Heights, CA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$401,5081$515,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$367,6071$552,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$341,0004$384,405
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$208,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rowland Heights, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rowland Heights, CA - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 30. The highest number of reported fires - 56 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Rowland Heights, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (39.1%), and Structure Fires (32.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rowland Heights, CA
    • 16639.1%Outside Fires
    • 14032.9%Structure Fires
    • 9021.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 296.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rowland Heights, CA
Most common first names in Rowland Heights, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7279.4 years
John6270.8 years
Robert5567.0 years
William5368.5 years
James3771.2 years
Charles3570.6 years
Frank3375.8 years
George3275.8 years
Helen2980.6 years
Edward2870.8 years
Most common last names in Rowland Heights, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kim3479.0 years
Lee3280.4 years
Smith3172.0 years
Chen3077.3 years
Wang2078.9 years
Chang1984.4 years
Wong1782.2 years
Martinez1674.3 years
Sanchez1575.5 years
Rodriguez1566.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rowland Heights, CA
  • 80.6%Utility gas
  • 15.0%Electricity
  • 2.5%No fuel used
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Solar energy
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rowland Heights, CA
  • 64.7%Utility gas
  • 28.3%Electricity
  • 4.8%No fuel used
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Rowland Heights compared to California state average:

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

Rowland Heights on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in China (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Taiwan (population 500+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Asia (population 500+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Indonesia (population 500+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Hong Kong (population 500+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Korea (population 500+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of foreign-born residents"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved in more then 10 years ago (10,000+ households)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #27 (91748) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most full service restaurants in 2005"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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