Sacramento Canyon, California

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Population in July 2007: 1,761.
Males: 887  (50.4%)
Females: 874  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  49.4 years
California median age:  33.3 years

Zip code: 96017

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,379 (it was $34,375 in 2000)
Sacramento Canyon:

$40,379
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,416 (it was $19,199 in 2000)

Sacramento Canyon CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $225,302 (it was $121,300 in 2000)
Sacramento Canyon:

$225,302
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $247,645; Detached houses: $271,798; Townhouses or other attached units: $275,877; In 2-unit structures: $245,779; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $231,040; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $413,667; Mobile homes: $71,228; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $15,220
  • Races in Sacramento Canyon, CA (2000)

    Sacramento Canyon races chart
    • 1,46991.3%White alone
    • 553.4%Hispanic
    • 442.7%American Indian alone
    • 301.9%Two or more races
    • 60.4%Asian alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone
    • 20.1%Black alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Sacramento Canyon: 102.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 469.6 square miles.

Population density: 3.7 people per square mile   (very low).

Sacramento Canyon, California map

For population 25 years and over in Sacramento Canyon:

  • High school or higher: 83.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sacramento Canyon CCD:

  • Never married: 12.3%
  • Now married: 65.1%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

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

Sacramento Canyon CCD:  0.7% ($815)
California:  0.8% ($1,564)
Sacramento Canyon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Redding, CA (33.0 miles , pop. 80,865).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (178.8 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (528.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Lakehead, CA (3.2 miles ), Lakehead-Lakeshore, CA (3.3 miles ), Dunsmuir, CA (3.5 miles ), McCloud, CA (4.2 miles ), Mount Shasta, CA (4.3 miles ), Trinity Center, CA (4.4 miles ), Coffee Creek, CA (4.4 miles ), Big Bend, CA (4.7 miles) .

Latitude: 41.05 N, Longitude: 122.34 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Sacramento Canyon household income distribution Sacramento Canyon home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.6%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Truck transportation (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Top executives (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (14%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Sacramento Canyon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Sacramento Canyon, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Sacramento Canyon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below California state average. It is 509% 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 214.1 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 169.9 miles away from Sacramento Canyon 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 102.4 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 102.9 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 161.2 miles away from Sacramento Canyon center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 256.2 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 Shasta County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 11, Floods: 11, Storms: 8, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Amtrak station near Sacramento Canyon:

  • 12 miles: DUNSMUIR (5750 SACRAMENTO AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sacramento Canyon:

  • Shasta College (about 30 miles; Redding, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,645)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 81 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 89 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • Humboldt State University (about 92 miles; Arcata, CA; FT enrollment: 7,353)
  • California State University-Chico (about 96 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • College of the Redwoods (about 101 miles; Eureka, CA; FT enrollment: 4,410)
  • Butte College (about 104 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)

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Notable locations in Sacramento Canyon: Sugar Pine Sheep Camp (A), Tollhouse (B), Schultz Sheep Camp (C), Wintoon Campground (D), Willow Creek Ranch (E), Upper Salt Creek Resort (F), Sims Lookout (G), Girard Lookout (H), Stuckeys Place (I), Dekkas Rock Campground (J), Pollard Flat Campground (K), Gregory Beach Campground (L), Lakeshore Resort (M), Lakeshore East Campground (N), Ellery Creek Campground (O), Lakeshore East Campground (P), Moore Creek Campground (Q), Jennings Creek Camp (R), Beehive Campground (S), Tasadi Resort (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Grey Rock Lake (A), Lake Helen (B), Echo Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Brush Creek (A), Dutch Creek (B), Flume Creek (C), Hazel Creek (D), Ladybug Creek (E), Mears Creek (F), Lost Creek (G), Pit River (H), Tom Head Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Sacramento Canyon include: Salt Creek Picnic Area (1), Castle Crags State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shasta 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 2008 was 29.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 19.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

20.2
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  57.9%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.2%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

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

13.7%
Whole state:

14.2%

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

4.9%
Whole state:

6.3%

Sacramento Canyon compared to California state average:

  • Median house value significantly below 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
California average:

16.1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (35%)
  • Wood (30%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (23%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sacramento Canyon CCD (based on Shasta County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant28,805109
Catholic8,6298
Other7,27729
Mainline Protestant2,83012
Orthodox1915
Black Protestant1201
None129,371-
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: 42
Shasta County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Shasta County:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
Shasta County:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 115
Here:

6.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Shasta County:

25.3%
California:

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

15.4%
State:

17.9%

5.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,770 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($289 average AGI)
Shasta County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tehama County, CA  0.48% ($32,605 average AGI)
from Sacramento County, CA  0.24% ($39,599)
from Humboldt County, CA  0.20% ($36,264)


5.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,609 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
California average:

5.12%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($278 average AGI)
Shasta County:

0.04%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tehama County, CA  0.44% ($36,655 average AGI)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.32% ($35,937)
to Butte County, CA  0.26% ($30,745)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sacramento Canyon:

  • KNRO (1670 AM; 10 kW; REDDING, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC.)
  • KVIP (540 AM; 3 kW; REDDING, CA; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KMJC (620 AM; 1 kW; MOUNT SHASTA, CA; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sacramento Canyon:

  • KNSQ (88.1 FM; MOUNT SHASTA, CA; Owner: STATE OF ORE./STATE BD. OF HGR. ED.)
  • KNTK (102.3 FM; WEED, CA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHRD (103.1 FM; WEAVERVILLE, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KNCQ (97.3 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • KMJC-FM (107.9 FM; MT. SHASTA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNCA (89.7 FM; BURNEY, CA; Owner: OREGON STATE BOARD OF HIGHER ED.)
  • K225AJ (92.9 FM; BURNEY/REDDING, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRRX (106.1 FM; BURNEY, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC.)
  • KVIP-FM (98.1 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KEWB (94.7 FM; ANDERSON, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • KSHA (104.3 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC)
  • K235AG (94.9 FM; DORRIS, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K207BU (89.3 FM; YREKA, CA; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY)
  • KNYR (91.3 FM; YREKA, CA; Owner: STATE OF OREGON/STATE BD/OREGON STAT)
  • KSYC-FM (103.9 FM; YREKA, CA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS BROACASTING, INC.)
  • K214BS (90.7 FM; YREKA, CA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION)
  • K268AJ (101.5 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K227AE (93.3 FM; REDDING, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)
  • K220EB (91.9 FM; BURNEY, CA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION)
  • KESR (107.1 FM; SHASTA LAKE CITY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF REDDING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Sacramento Canyon:

  • K13FC (Channel 13; CASTELLA, CA; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF CHICO-REDDING, INC.)

Sacramento Canyon on our top lists:

  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal support workers"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants"
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