Sebastopol, California

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Population in 2014: 7,659 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.5%
 
Males: 3,363  (43.9%)
Females: 4,296  (56.1%)
Median resident age:  49.5 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 95472.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,705 (it was $46,436 in 2000)
Sebastopol:

$51,705
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,360 (it was $22,881 in 2000)

Sebastopol city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $491,896 (it was $287,500 in 2000)
Sebastopol:

$491,896
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $508,199; Detached houses: $563,387; Townhouses or other attached units: $328,108; In 2-unit structures: $245,607; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $211,390; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $188,250; Mobile homes: $76,248; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $138,125

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,247.

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  • Races in Sebastopol, CA (2013)

    Sebastopol races chart
    • 6,07480.1%White alone
    • 99613.1%Hispanic
    • 2062.7%Two or more races
    • 731.0%Asian alone
    • 660.9%American Indian alone
    • 640.8%Black alone
    • 400.5%Other race alone
    • 290.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sebastopol: 145.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.6%), Irish (12.6%), English (10.6%), Italian (6.1%), United States (4.4%), French (3.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 78 feet

Land area: 1.88 square miles.

Population density: 4,078 people per square mile   (average).

Sebastopol,CA real estate house value index trend

Sebastopol, California map

For population 25 years and over in Sebastopol:

  • High school or higher: 94.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sebastopol city:

  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 36.9%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 24.2%

849 residents are foreign born (6.6% Latin America, 2.6% Europe).

This city:

11.2%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,554 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,178 (0.5%)

Sebastopol satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Rosa, CA (7.5 miles , pop. 147,595).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Contra Costa, CA (41.3 miles , pop. 236,008).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (388.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Graton, CA (1.8 miles ), Roseland, CA (2.4 miles ), Bloomfield, CA (2.5 miles ), Forestville, CA (2.6 miles ), Occidental, CA (2.7 miles ), Fulton, CA (2.7 miles ), Santa Rosa, CA (2.7 miles ), Valley Ford, CA (2.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 35 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 1998: 40 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 1999: 26 buildings, average cost: $204,400
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $172,900
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $152,600
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $189,000
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2007: 23 buildings, average cost: $158,100
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $206,700
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2011: 16 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $171,800
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $244,100
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $191,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.40 N, Longitude: 122.83 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,304 (+17.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,366 (32.8%)

Area code: 707

Sebastopol household income distribution Sebastopol home values distribution

Property values in Sebastopol, CA


Crime rates in Sebastopol by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 211010100022
per 100,000 25.412.812.90.013.30.013.40.00.00.026.426.2
Robberies 284832450232
per 100,000 25.4102.351.7104.439.926.953.466.00.026.639.626.2
Assaults 302114939101286186
per 100,000 381.2268.5181.0117.439.9120.9133.6158.4107.279.9237.878.5
Burglaries 703841323443687730405548
per 100,000 889.6485.9530.0417.4451.9577.6908.21,016.6401.8532.5726.6627.8
Thefts 1861771301111481291211341251228362
per 100,000 2,363.72,263.11,680.51,448.01,967.31,732.71,616.11,769.21,674.31,624.11,096.4810.9
Auto thefts 282416131112111078814
per 100,000 355.8306.9206.8169.6146.2161.2146.9132.093.8106.5105.7183.1
Arson 214031202240
per 100,000 25.412.851.70.039.913.426.70.026.826.652.80.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.1) 291.6245.5184.2156.6153.7156.0194.8205.5124.9135.7185.1136.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Sebastopol detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 19 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
California average:

2.32
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +837 (+12.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Sebastopol, California

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Earthquake activity:

Sebastopol-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 706% 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 29.2 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 215.5 miles away from Sebastopol center
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 106.3 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
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 150.4 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 260.8 miles away from Sebastopol center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 196.6 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).
Sebastopol topographic map

Birthplace of: Greyson Gunheim - Player of football, Karen Valentine - Actress, Calvin Arnold - College basketball player (Dartmouth Big Green).

Main business address for: SONOMAWEST HOLDINGS INC (LESSORS OF REAL PROPERTY, NEC).

Hospitals and medical centers in Sebastopol:

  • PALM DRIVE HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 501 PETALUMA AVE)
  • APPLE VALLEY POST-ACUTE REHAB (1035 GRAVENSTEIN HWY SOUTH)
  • FIRCREST CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (7025 CORLINE COURT)

Amtrak stations near Sebastopol:

  • 7 miles: SANTA ROSA (175 RAILROAD ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 8 miles: ROHNERT PARK (6480 REDWOOD DR.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: HEALDSBURG (HEALDSBURG AVE. & MATHESON ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sebastopol:

  • Santa Rosa Junior College (about 7 miles; Santa Rosa, CA; Full-time enrollment: 13,047)
  • Sonoma State University (about 10 miles; Rohnert Park, CA; FT enrollment: 7,796)
  • Napa Valley College (about 32 miles; Napa, CA; FT enrollment: 3,780)
  • College of Marin (about 35 miles; Kentfield, CA; FT enrollment: 4,489)
  • Contra Costa College (about 40 miles; San Pablo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,249)
  • Solano Community College (about 40 miles; Fairfield, CA; FT enrollment: 5,790)
  • Berkeley City College (about 48 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 3,146)

Public high schools in Sebastopol:

Private high schools in Sebastopol:

  • JOURNEY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 41, Location: 1800 GRAVENSTEIN HIGHWAY N, Grades: 9-12)
  • GREENACRE HOMES (Students: 39, Location: 7590 ATKINSON RD, Grades: 3-12, Boys only)
  • PLUMFIELD ACADEMY (Students: 30, Location: 9360 OCCIDENTAL RD, Grades: 1-12, Boys only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Sebastopol:

Private elementary/middle schools in Sebastopol:

  • PLEASANT HILL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 37, Location: 1782 PLEASANT HILL RD, Grades: PK-6)
  • REDWOOD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 25, Location: 7789 HEALDSBURG AVE, Grades: TK-8)
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Notable locations in Sebastopol: Gold Ridge Farm (A), Sebastopol City Hall (B), Sebastopol Branch Sonoma County Library (C), Sonoma Life Support Post 18 (D), Sebastopol Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Fiesta Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Sebastopol include: First Baptist Church (A), First Church of Christ Scientist (B), First Congregational Church (C), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (D), Saint Stephens Episcopal Church (E), Sebastopol Community Church (F), Sebastopol United Methodist Church (G), Seventh Day Adventist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Sebastopol Memorial Lawn Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Sebastopol include: Brook Haven Park (1), Clahan Park (2), Ives Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: A Vine Line Tours (Tours & Charters; 5513 Sebastopol Avenue).

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 2013 was 74.8. This is about average.

City:

74.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.452. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.452
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.05. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.05
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.89
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.5%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.6%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.9%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
128 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Sebastopol in 2000:

  • 141 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 31 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Sebastopol, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Sebastopol (2011 data):

  • Westamerica Bank: Sebastopol Branch at 105 North Main Street, branch established on 1973/01/02; North Sebastopol Branch at 800 Gravenstein Highway North, branch established on 1992/01/20. Info updated 2011/06/21: Bank assets: $4,998.1 mil, Deposits: $4,253.2 mil, headquarters in San Rafael, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: Westamerica Bancorporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Sebastopol Safeway Branch at 406 North Main Street, branch established on 2005/06/13. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Sterling Savings Bank: Sebastopol Branch at 201 North Main Street, branch established on 1999/12/06. Info updated 2012/03/21: Bank assets: $9,207.8 mil, Deposits: $6,454.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 192 total offices, Holding Company: Sterling Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Sebastopol Branch at 7151 Bodega Avenue, branch established on 2004/12/21. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Gravenstein Hwy Lucky Branch at 776 Gravenstein Hwy N, branch established on 2011/04/12. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Exchange Bank: Sebastopol Branch at 720 Gravenstein Highway North, branch established on 1995/12/11. Info updated 2010/02/16: Bank assets: $1,575.4 mil, Deposits: $1,350.9 mil, headquarters in Santa Rosa, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: Frank P. Doyle Trust, Article Ix
  • Bank of America, National Association: Sebastopol Branch at 7185 Healdsburg Avenue, branch established on 1937/10/13. 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
  • Bank of the West: Sebastopol Branch at 100 South Main Street, branch established on 1926/01/01. 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
  • Citibank, National Association: Sebastopol Branch at 328 North Main Street, branch established on 1997/01/03. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
California average:

15.4

Sebastopol travel time to work - commute Sebastopol mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Sebastopol city (based on Sonoma County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic107,73723
Evangelical Protestant25,820159
Other23,39876
Mainline Protestant11,54649
Orthodox1,3897
Black Protestant1021
None313,886-
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: 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sebastopol:

51.1%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sebastopol:

49.0%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Sebastopol:

28.6
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sebastopol:

21.4%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.3%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.6%
State:

31.3%

General health condition:
Here:

56.8%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.4%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sebastopol, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$10,882$65,2920$0
Other Government Administration 2$18,806$112,8365$1,500
Judicial and Legal 1$7,790$93,4800$0
Police Protection - Officers 15$98,032$78,4260$0
Police - Other 6$28,642$57,2840$0
Firefighters 1$8,142$97,7046$1,680
Streets and Highways 5$23,978$57,5470$0
Sewerage 2$9,470$56,8200$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,854$41,1240$0
Water Supply 2$12,606$75,6360$0
Other and Unallocable 7$39,380$67,5090$0
Totals for Government 45$264,582$70,55511$3,180

Sebastopol government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $288,000 ($37.60)
    Regular Highways: $214,000 ($27.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $117,000 ($15.28)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,204,000 ($287.77)
    Sewerage: $1,849,000 ($241.42)
    Regular Highways: $887,000 ($115.81)
    Water Utilities: $684,000 ($89.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $546,000 ($71.29)
    Central Staff Services: $441,000 ($57.58)
    Fire Protection: $409,000 ($53.40)
    Financial Administration: $163,000 ($21.28)
    Housing & Community Development: $128,000 ($16.71)
    Health Services - Other: $8,000 ($1.04)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.39)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $587,000 ($76.64)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $36,000 ($4.70)
    Central Staff: $9,000 ($1.18)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($0.65)
    Housing & Community Development: $5,000 ($0.65)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $5,000 ($0.65)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,507,000 ($327.33)

Sebastopol government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,781,000 ($232.54)
    Housing & Community Development: $521,000 ($68.02)
    All Other: $267,000 ($34.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $49,000 ($6.40)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $278,000 ($36.30)
    General Revenue, NEC: $81,000 ($10.58)
    Rents: $30,000 ($3.92)
    Property Sale Other: $6,000 ($0.78)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,039,000 ($135.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $449,000 ($58.62)
    Highways: $153,000 ($19.98)
    All Other: $86,000 ($11.23)
  • Tax - Property: $2,374,000 ($309.96)
    Total General Sales: $1,599,000 ($208.77)
    NEC: $435,000 ($56.80)
    Other Selective Sales: $248,000 ($32.38)
    Public Utilities: $183,000 ($23.89)

Sebastopol government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $11,112,000 ($1450.84)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,585,000 ($729.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $5,017,000 ($655.05)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $510,000 ($66.59)

Sebastopol government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,584,000 ($337.38)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,360,000 ($830.40)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $98,000 ($12.80)

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 Sebastopol:

  • KSRO (1350 AM; 5 kW; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • 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)
  • KRRS (1460 AM; 1 kW; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KDYA (1190 AM; 10 kW; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: BAYBRIDGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sebastopol:

  • KRPQ (104.9 FM; ROHNERT PARK, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF SONOMA LP)
  • KNDL (89.9 FM; ANGWIN, CA; Owner: HOWELL MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLVR (91.9 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K221DQ (92.1 FM; PETALUMA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KXTS (100.9 FM; CALISTOGA, CA; Owner: SINCLAIR TELECABLE, INC.)
  • KZST-FM2 (100.1 FM; ROHNERT PARK PETALUM, CA; Owner: REDWOOD EMPIRE STEREOCASTERS)
  • KBBF (89.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: BILINGUAL B/CING. FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KJZY (93.7 FM; SEBASTOPOL, CA; Owner: REDWOOD EMPIRE STEREOCASTERS)
  • KVRV (97.7 FM; MONTE RIO, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KXFX-FM1 (101.7 FM; PETALUMA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KMHX (104.1 FM; WINDSOR, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO OF SONOMA, L.P.)
  • K202CT (88.3 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KJZY-FM1 (93.7 FM; ROHNERT PARK, CA; Owner: REDWOOD EMPIRE STEREOCASTERS)
  • KXFX (101.7 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KRCB-FM (91.1 FM; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: RURAL CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFGY (92.9 FM; HEALDSBURG, CA; Owner: MAVERICK MEDIA OF SANTA ROSA LICENSE LLC)
  • KSXY (98.7 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSFB-FM (100.7 FM; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWMR (90.5 FM; POINT REYES STATION, CA; Owner: WEST MARIN COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KUIC (95.3 FM; VACAVILLE, CA; Owner: KUIC, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sebastopol:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • K30DO (Channel 30; SANTA ROSA, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KRCB (Channel 22; COTATI, CA; Owner: RURAL CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING CORP.)
Sebastopol fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Sebastopol fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • $2,755,000Total costs
  • 23,050Total average daily traffic
  • 922Total average daily truck traffic
  • 38,486Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sebastopol)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Sebastopol, CA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • ENGLISHHLSON, 4914 Burnside Rd (Lat: 38.345194 Lon: -122.861389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WPJC638
    Assigned Frequencies: 10622.5 MHzGrant Date: 04/16/2002, Expiration Date: 06/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/21/2008Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95814-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6174, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:
  • OReilly, CA, 1005 Gravenstein Hwy (Lat: 38.411528 Lon: -122.840722), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 11.2 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WQAE803
    Assigned Frequencies: 22175.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/18/2004, Expiration Date: 05/18/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/19/2014, Certifier: Fredrick L CoffmanRegistrant: O\'Reilly Media, Inc., 1005 Gravenstein Hwy, Sebastopol, CA 95472, Phone: (707) 827-7104, Email:
  • ENGLISH HILL, 4914 Burnside Road (Lat: 38.345167 Lon: -122.861944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46.2 m, Call Sign: WQJG682
    Assigned Frequencies: 10637.5 MHzGrant Date: 09/03/2008, Expiration Date: 09/03/2018, Cancellation Date: 03/04/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • ENGLISHHLSON, 4914 Burnside Rd (Lat: 38.345194 Lon: -122.861389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQJH223
    Assigned Frequencies: 10622.5 MHzGrant Date: 09/08/2008, Expiration Date: 09/08/2018, Certifier: Robert A PuryearRegistrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-9437, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3
  • "english Hill" 4914 Burnside Road (Lat: 38.345167 Lon: -122.861361), Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: KNKG834, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.612 MHzGrant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Spok, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr., Ste. 400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0177, Fax: (888) 833-7112, Email:
  • English Hill, Appx 4 Miles Ssw Of (Lat: 38.345167 Lon: -122.861361), Call Sign: KNKI691
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.562 MHzGrant Date: 07/17/2002, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2004Registrant: Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, 1299 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Tenth Floor, Washington, DC 20004-2400, Phone: (202) 508-9562, Fax: (202) 508-9700, Email:
  • English Hill, Appx 4 Miles Ssw Of (Lat: 38.345167 Lon: -122.861361), Call Sign: KNKL681
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.537 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 10/28/2004, Certifier: Kenneth GoldsteinRegistrant: Alston & Bird LLP, 601 Pennsylvania Ave., Nw, North Building, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 756-3376, Fax: (202) 756-3333, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

271 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sebastopol)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Sebastopol)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

49 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$276,55513$270,55368$295,0622$205,3707$268,980
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$03$382,3676$328,4770$01$226,200
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$212,3902$330,41516$342,5581$175,6302$340,795
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$232,6402$373,79512$290,3030$01$215,750
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$323,2680$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1534.01 , 1534.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$200,050
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1534.01 , 1534.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

SEQUOIA WATER COMPANY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In FEB-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-31-2006)
MOUNT GILEAD BIBLE CONFERENCE (Population served: 85, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MOM S APPLE PIE (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-18-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
LYNMAR WINERY (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-21-2005)
SEBASTOPOL VINEYARDS (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-03-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JAN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-10-2008)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-11-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-31-2007)
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sebastopol that have no violations reported:

  • BELMONT TERRACE MUTUAL WATER COMPANY (Population served: 264, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HESSEL CHURCH (Population served: 120, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • EKTIMO VINEYARDS (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • VCA FORESTVILLE VETERINARY HOSPITAL (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FARMER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PACK JACK BAR-B-QUE/WITHERS WATER (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MIDGLEY'S COUNTRY FLEA MARKET (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SONOMA WINE SHOP (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 97
  • Hazardous Condition: 104
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 9

Incident types - Sebastopol

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sebastopol, CA
Most common first names in Sebastopol, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John20676.0 years
William17776.1 years
Mary15680.5 years
Robert13671.8 years
James12473.6 years
George11678.8 years
Charles11077.1 years
Frank9578.7 years
Joseph8276.7 years
Dorothy7480.6 years
Most common last names in Sebastopol, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7981.4 years
Johnson5477.4 years
Jones4175.1 years
Miller4081.9 years
Brown3979.4 years
Wilson3577.3 years
Anderson3478.6 years
Davis3482.3 years
Williams3280.5 years
Silva3079.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Sebastopol, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's1
Big O Tires1RadioShack1
Burger King1Rite Aid1
CVS1Safeway1
Curves1Starbucks2
FedEx5Subway1
GNC1Taco Bell1
Goodwill5UPS3
H&R Block2Vons1
Jones New York1Whole Foods Market1

Sebastopol compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Sebastopol on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely lesbian couples (counted as self-reported female-female unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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