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Population in 2010: 150. Population change since 2000: +51.5%
Males: 69  (46.3%)
Females: 81  (53.7%)

Median resident age:  57.5 years
California median age:  32.1 years

Zip code: 92389

Estimated median household income in 2012: $20,781 (it was $12,344 in 2000)
Tecopa:

$20,781
CA:

$58,328
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,911

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $71,263 (it was $22,100 in 2000)
Tecopa:

$71,263
CA:

$349,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $172,228; Detached houses: $260,984; Townhouses or other attached units: $467,025; Mobile homes: $125,206; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $86,031

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,083.

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Tecopa races chart
  • White alone - 115 (76.7%)
  • Two or more races - 16 (10.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 8 (5.3%)
  • Hispanic - 8 (5.3%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (1.3%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.7%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tecopa: 89.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (23.1%), Irish (12.1%), Portuguese (9.9%), Scotch-Irish (9.9%), English (8.8%), Czech (6.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1329 feet

Land area: 18.6 square miles.

Population density: 8.1 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Tecopa:

  • High school or higher: 71.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 7.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tecopa CDP:

  • Never married: 30.5%
  • Now married: 29.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 17.1%
  • Divorced: 23.2%

9 residents are foreign born

This place:  11.5%
California:  27.1%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Tecopa, California as of October 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Tecopa to the number of sex offenders is 75 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $500 (0.6%)

Tecopa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spring Valley, NV (56.9 miles , pop. 117,390).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (60.4 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (172.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Shoshone, CA (3.0 miles) , Death Valley, CA (3.7 miles) , Pahrump, NV (5.3 miles ), Sandy Valley, NV (5.6 miles ), Crystal, NV (5.6 miles) , Mount Charleston, NV (6.6 miles ), Goodsprings, NV (6.6 miles ), Blue Diamond, NV (6.9 miles ).

Latitude: 35.84 N, Longitude: 116.21 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 760

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.9%
California:

9.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (45%)
  • Public administration (36%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (64%)
  • Educational services (36%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)


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Earthquake activity:

Tecopa-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 680% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 92.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/20/1995 at 23:27:36, a magnitude 6.1 (5.0 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.6 MW, 6.1 ML, Depth: 3.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 86.2 miles away from Tecopa center
On 6/29/1992 at 10:14:22, a magnitude 5.8 (5.6 MB, 5.4 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 5.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 64.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1999 at 09:59:35, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.8 ML, Depth: 5.3 mi) earthquake occurred 94.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/1975 at 15:15:00, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MB) earthquake occurred 87.7 miles away from Tecopa center
On 6/13/1990 at 16:00:00, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.6 ML) earthquake occurred 98.8 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 Inyo County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tecopa:

  • University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus (about 59 miles; Las Vegas, NV; Full-time enrollment: 3,102)
  • College of Southern Nevada (about 59 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 10,108)
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas (about 63 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 19,233)
  • Victor Valley College (about 112 miles; Victorville, CA; FT enrollment: 4,632)
  • California State University-San Bernardino (about 132 miles; San Bernardino, CA; FT enrollment: 13,649)
  • University of Redlands (about 135 miles; Redlands, CA; FT enrollment: 4,389)
  • Crafton Hills College (about 135 miles; Yucaipa, CA; FT enrollment: 2,006)

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Notable locations in Tecopa: China Ranch (A), Southern Inyo Fire Protection District (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Grimshaw Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Tecopa: Tecopa Hot Springs County Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Mono County - Senior Citizens' Services & Information (Recreation Areas; Tecopa Hot Springs R) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

 
Inyo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

DELIGHT'S HOT SPRINGS RESORT (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.4%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Average household size:
This place:  1.6 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  32.6%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.7%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Tecopa, CA

Tecopa compared to California state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Tecopa travel time to work - commute


Tecopa mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (40%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26%)
  • Utility gas (17%)
  • Electricity (17%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Tecopa CDP (based on Inyo County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.57%
Here59.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodLutheran Church
Adherents72.0%4.9%4.8%3.6%3.0%
Congregations12.9%6.5%9.7%6.5%3.2%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Church of the NazareneConservative Baptist Association of AmericaSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchOther
Adherents2.0%1.8%1.6%1.4%4.8%
Congregations6.5%6.5%6.5%6.5%35.5%
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: 6
Inyo County:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Inyo County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Inyo County:

9.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

16.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Inyo County:

23.1%
California:

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

13.9%
State:

17.9%

8.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,781 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.13%
California average:

5.75%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Mono County, CA  1.10% ($46,162 average AGI)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.92% ($45,823)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.40% ($54,963)


7.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,345 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
California average:

6.27%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.55% ($34,865 average AGI)
to Kern County, CA  0.53% ($38,028)
to Mono County, CA  0.51% ($35,706)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tecopa:

  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSQ (870 AM; 10 kW; WHITNEY, NV; Owner: KLSQ-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KENO (1460 AM; 10 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tecopa:

  • KQOL-FM (93.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXTE (107.5 FM; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOMP (92.3 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K211DC (90.1 FM; PAHRUMP, NV; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KQMR (99.3 FM; INDIAN SPRINGS, NV; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXPT (97.1 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: LOTUS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KNPR (89.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: NEVADA PUBLIC RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KJUL (104.3 FM; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: KJUL LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLUC-FM (98.5 FM; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIXF (101.5 FM; BAKER, CA; Owner: HIGHWAY RADIO, INC.)
  • KHRQ (94.9 FM; BAKER, CA; Owner: THE DRIVE LLC)
  • KHYZ (99.7 FM; MOUNTAIN PASS, CA; Owner: KHWY, INC.)
  • KOAS (105.7 FM; DOLAN SPRINGS, AZ; Owner: DESERT SKY MEDIA, LLC)
  • K295AJ (106.9 FM; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

TV broadcast stations around Tecopa:

  • K07RW (Channel 7; SHOSHONE & TECOPA, CA; Owner: SOUTHERN AMARGOSA TRANSL. SERVICE)


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • TECOPAPEAK, Tecopa Peak 9 Km Se (Lat: 35.784694 Lon: -116.145583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 13.1 m, Call Sign: WPCZ317
    Assigned Frequencies: 821.037 MHz, 806.037 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/17/2004, Expiration Date: 08/17/2014
    Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • TECOPAPEAK, Tecopa Peak 9 Km Se (Lat: 35.784694 Lon: -116.145583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 13.1 m, Call Sign: KNFD839
    Assigned Frequencies: 815.987 MHz, 812.162 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/23/2011, Expiration Date: 10/08/2021
    Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6113, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • Tecopa Peak 9 Km Se (Lat: 35.784694 Lon: -116.145583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 13.1 m, Call Sign: WNFI920
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.987 MHz, 856.987 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/23/2011, Expiration Date: 10/08/2021
    Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6113, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • Tecopa Peak 5.5 Mi Se (Lat: 35.784694 Lon: -116.145583), Call Sign: WNFL842
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.8600 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/31/2003, Expiration Date: 02/09/2014
    Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
  • Tepoca Peak, 5.5 Miles Of Se Of City Of Tecopa (Lat: 35.784722 Lon: -116.144722), Type: Pole, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WPGD378
    Assigned Frequencies: 937.400 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/09/2005, Expiration Date: 04/06/2015
    Registrant: Southern California Edison Company, 3rd Floor, Drop 3, 4910 Rivergrade Road, Irwindale, CA 91706-1404, Phone: (626) 543-6295, Fax: (626) 543-6472, Email:
  • TECOPAPEAK, Tecopa Peak 9 Km Se (Lat: 35.784694 Lon: -116.145583), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 13.1 m, Call Sign: WQDX450
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.037 MHz, 453.987 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/22/2005, Expiration Date: 11/22/2015, Certifier: Glen S Nash
    Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9233, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATION, Tecopa Peak 5.5 Mi Se (Lat: 35.784667 Lon: -116.145556), Overall height: 12.5 m, Call Sign: WNTN583
    Assigned Frequencies: 2180.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/06/1998, Expiration Date: 12/06/2008, Cancellation Date: 06/26/2000
    Registrant: Phone: (916) 657-9454
  • IBEX, 9 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 35.766333 Lon: -116.328611), Overall height: 20.7 m, Call Sign: KNM74
    Assigned Frequencies: 6108.30 MHz, 6137.90 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11525.0 MHz
    Expiration Date: 01/01/1900, Cancellation Date: 11/17/1998
    Registrant: Pacific Bell, 2700 Watt Ave Rm 3082, Sacramento, CA 95851
  • IBEX, 9 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 35.766333 Lon: -116.328611), Overall height: 20.7 m, Call Sign: WHR436, Licensee ID: L00020606
    Assigned Frequencies: 6108.30 MHz, 11245.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/15/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2000
    Registrant: At&t Communications Of California Inc, 1200 Peachtree St 15w27, Atlanta, GA 30309

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KQ6RY, Previous Call Sign: WA6DUE, Licensee ID: L00430111
    Grant Date: 09/30/1997, Expiration Date: 09/30/2007, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2002
    Registrant: Bruce G Stevenson, Tecopa, CA 92389-0007
  • Call Sign: W6BGS, Previous Call Sign: KQ6RY, Licensee ID: L00430111
    Grant Date: 12/14/2011, Expiration Date: 03/08/2022, Certifier: Bruce G Stevenson
    Registrant: Bruce G Stevenson, 205 Parrish Road, Tecopa, CA 92389-0007


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