Russian River-Coastal, California

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Population in July 2007: 24,878.
Males: 12,613  (50.7%)
Females: 12,265  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  44.0 years
California median age:  33.3 years

Zip code: 95421

Estimated median household income in 2012: $52,818 (it was $46,769 in 2000)
Russian River-Coastal:

$52,818
CA:

$58,328
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $33,671 (it was $27,478 in 2000)

Russian River-Coastal CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $386,980 (it was $270,000 in 2000)
Russian River-Coastal:

$386,980
CA:

$349,400
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $679,767; Detached houses: $699,272; Townhouses or other attached units: $742,847; In 2-unit structures: $517,599; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $735,165; Mobile homes: $282,557; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $71,961
Russian River-Coastal races chart
  • White alone - 20,929 (84.3%)
  • Hispanic - 2,360 (9.5%)
  • Two or more races - 683 (2.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 265 (1.1%)
  • Asian alone - 285 (1.1%)
  • Black alone - 165 (0.7%)
  • Other race alone - 102 (0.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 35 (0.1%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Russian River-Coastal: 394.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 533.8 square miles.

Population density: 47 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Russian River-Coastal:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Russian River-Coastal CCD:

  • Never married: 29.4%
  • Now married: 50.6%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Russian River-Coastal CCD:  0.6% ($1,739)
California:  0.8% ($1,564)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Rosa, CA (21.6 miles , pop. 147,595).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Contra Costa, CA (57.5 miles , pop. 236,008).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (404.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Cazadero, CA (0.8 miles ), Jenner, CA (2.3 miles) , Guerneville, CA (2.4 miles ), Monte Rio, CA (2.4 miles ), Santa Nella, CA (2.7 miles ), Timber Cove, CA (3.0 miles) , Sereno del Mar, CA (3.1 miles) , Occidental, CA (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 38.53 N, Longitude: 123.09 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 707

Russian River-Coastal household income distribution Russian River-Coastal home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

Work and jobs in Russian River-Coastal: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Russian River-Coastal, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Russian River-Coastal-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 690% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 36.7 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 199.5 miles away from Russian River-Coastal 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 136.5 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 121.6 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 180.6 miles away from Russian River-Coastal center
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 189.9 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 Sonoma County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 8, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Russian River-Coastal:

  • HEALDSBURG SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HEALDSBURG, CA)
  • HEALDSBURG DISTRICT HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; HEALDSBURG, CA)
  • SATELLITE DIALYSIS WINDSOR (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; WINDSOR, CA)

Amtrak stations near Russian River-Coastal:

  • 14 miles: HEALDSBURG (HEALDSBURG AVE. & MATHESON ST.) - Bus Station
  • 20 miles: CLOVERDALE (CITRUS FAIR DR. & ASTI RD.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Russian River-Coastal:

  • Santa Rosa Junior College (about 21 miles; Santa Rosa, CA; Full-time enrollment: 13,047)
  • Sonoma State University (about 26 miles; Rohnert Park, CA; FT enrollment: 7,796)
  • Mendocino College (about 47 miles; Ukiah, CA; FT enrollment: 2,263)
  • Napa Valley College (about 48 miles; Napa, CA; FT enrollment: 3,780)
  • College of Marin (about 50 miles; Kentfield, CA; FT enrollment: 4,489)
  • Contra Costa College (about 57 miles; San Pablo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,249)
  • Solano Community College (about 57 miles; Fairfield, CA; FT enrollment: 5,790)

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Notable locations in Russian River-Coastal: Boy Scout Camp (A), Call Ranch (B), Camp Royaneh (C), Camp Thayer (D), Yucinovich Ranch (E), Norton Ranch (F), Flat Ridge Ranch (G), Colonel Armstrong Tree (H), Cypress Dunes Campground (I), Wickersham Ranch (J), Westminster Woods (K), Soda Springs (L), Saint Joseph Camp (M), Red Oat Mountain Lookout (N), Plantation (O), Petaluma Boy Scout Camp (P), Parmeter Ranch (Q), Ilo Farm (R), Redwood Hill Farm (S), Moffitt Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Russian River-Coastal include: Bodega Bay Union Church (A), Church of Saint Teresa of Avila (B), Guerneville Community Church (C), Russian Orthodox Chapel (D), Saint Elizabeths Roman Catholic Church (E), Forestville Christian Fellowship Baptist Church (F), Forestville United Methodist Church (G), Occidental Community Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sugarloaf Cemetery (1), Annapolis Church Cemetery (2), Benitz Cemetery (3), Bodega Calvary Cemetery (4), Bodega Bay Cemetery (5), Druids Occidental Cemetery (6), Duncans Mills Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Toole Pond (A), Lake Lower (B), Moonshine Pond (C), Dugans Pond (D), Jenner Pond (E), Lake Oliver (F), Hedgpeth Lake (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Black Rock Creek (A), Black Sulfur Creek (B), Blue Jay Creek (C), Bone Creek (D), Boyd Creek (E), Britain Creek (F), Buckeye Creek (G), Burnt Ridge Creek (H), Buzzard Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Russian River-Coastal include: Austin Creek State Recreation Area (1), Christo and Jeanne-Claude Running Fence Park (2), Salt Point State Park (3), Stillwater Cove Regional Park (4), Westside Regional Park (5), Doran Regional Park (6), Bodega Marine Reserve (7), Del Mar Landing Ecological Reserve (8), Gerstle Cove Reserve (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Goat Rock Beach (A), South Salmon Creek Beach (B), Stump Beach (C), Jenner Beach (D), Clam Beach (E), Doran Beach (F), Coleman Beach (G), North Salmon Creek Beach (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sonoma County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 73.3. This is about average.

City:

73.3
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.417. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.417
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.55. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.55
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 18.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.35
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  40.9%
Whole state:  69.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

11.4%
Whole state:

14.2%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.3%

People in group quarters in Russian River-Coastal in 2000:

  • 266 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 149 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 55 people in religious group quarters
  • 31 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in other group homes
  • 12 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 10 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally ill

Russian River-Coastal compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (37%)
  • Wood (26%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Utility gas (17%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Russian River-Coastal CCD (based on Sonoma County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.15%
Here: 32.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionLutheran Church
Adherents61.1%6.1%5.1%3.2%2.4%
Congregations8.8%2.9%8.4%6.7%3.4%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)United Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents2.1%2.0%1.9%1.8%14.5%
Congregations3.8%3.8%2.1%3.8%56.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 130
Sonoma County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 47
Sonoma County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 92
Sonoma County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 468
Here:

10.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sonoma County:

19.8%
California:

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

16.2%
State:

17.9%

4.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,176 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.39%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($186 average AGI)
Sonoma County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Marin County, CA  0.49% ($65,660 average AGI)
from San Francisco County, CA  0.29% ($82,245)
from Alameda County, CA  0.21% ($48,458)


4.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,966 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
California average:

5.12%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($568 average AGI)
Sonoma County:

0.05%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Marin County, CA  0.36% ($51,874 average AGI)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.28% ($46,376)
to Alameda County, CA  0.21% ($42,641)

Strongest AM radio stations in Russian River-Coastal:

  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KSRO (1350 AM; 5 kW; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Russian River-Coastal:

  • KVRV (97.7 FM; MONTE RIO, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KMHX (104.1 FM; WINDSOR, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF SONOMA, L.P.)
  • KNDL (89.9 FM; ANGWIN, CA; Owner: HOWELL MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLVR (91.9 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KXTS (100.9 FM; CALISTOGA, CA; Owner: SINCLAIR TELECABLE, INC.)
  • KRCB-FM (91.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: RURAL CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBBF (89.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: BILINGUAL B/CING. FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KFGY (92.9 FM; HEALDSBURG, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • K242AD (96.3 FM; BOONVILLE, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KSXY (98.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRSH (95.9 FM; HEALDSBURG, CA; Owner: DEAS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K202CT (88.3 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KWNE (94.5 FM; UKIAH, CA; Owner: BROADCASTING CORP. OF MENDICINO CTY.)
  • KXFX-FM1 (101.7 FM; PETALUMA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KXFX (101.7 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KQPM (105.9 FM; UKIAH, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • K296ES (107.1 FM; LAKEPORT, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING UKIAH, LLC)
  • KNTI (99.5 FM; LAKEPORT, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • KRPQ (104.9 FM; ROHNERT PARK, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF SONOMA LP)
  • K221DQ (92.1 FM; PETALUMA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

Russian River-Coastal on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely lesbian couples (counted as self-reported female-female unmarried-partner households)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in religious group quarters (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest differences between morning and afternoon humidity (population 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Religious workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average yearly precipitation (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Librarians, curators, and archivists"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest cost of living (pop 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 cities with largest land areas (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
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