For population 25 years and over in Stratford:
For population 15 years and over in Stratford CDP:
616 residents are foreign born (48.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $750 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Visalia, CA (30.3 miles , pop. 91,565).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fresno, CA (41.0 miles , pop. 427,652).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (167.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Lemoore Station, CA (2.5 miles ), Lemoore, CA (2.9 miles ), Armona, CA (3.3 miles ), Home Garden, CA (3.6 miles ), Hanford, CA (3.7 miles ), Kettleman City, CA (3.8 miles ), Huron, CA (3.9 miles ), Corcoran, CA (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 36.19 N, Longitude: 119.82 W
Area code: 559
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Average climate in Stratford, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Stratford-area historical earthquake activity is below California state average. It is 936% 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 94.4 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 5/2/1983 at 23:42:37, a magnitude 6.7 (6.2 MB, 6.5 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.7 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 26.9 miles away from Stratford center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
On 12/22/2003 at 19:15:56, a magnitude 6.6 (6.1 MB, 6.4 MS, 6.6 MW, 6.4 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 80.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 40 injuries, causing $200,000,000 total damage
On 7/22/1983 at 02:39:53, a magnitude 6.0 (6.0 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.8 ML, 5.9 ML) earthquake occurred 28.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/1985 at 12:01:57, a magnitude 5.9 (5.4 MB, 5.9 MS, 5.8 ML, 5.4 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 16.4 miles away from Stratford center
On 9/28/2004 at 17:15:24, a magnitude 6.0 (5.4 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.0 MW, Depth: 5.5 mi) earthquake occurred 41.2 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 Kings County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Stratford:
Airports located in Stratford:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stratford:
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Public elementary/middle school in Stratford:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 39.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 0.8%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Stratford compared to California state average:
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Religion statistics for Stratford (based on Kings County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.89%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 30
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.91% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,635 average adjusted gross income)
0.93% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,686 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.85% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,904 average adjusted gross income)
0.58% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,100 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stratford)
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Stratford)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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