Tennant, California

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Population in 2010: 41. Population change since 2000: -34.9%
Males: 21  (52.3%)
Females: 20  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  58.7 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip code: 96058

Estimated median household income in 2013: $15,886 (it was $10,750 in 2000)
Tennant:

$15,886
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $10,581 (it was $9,929 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $541,015 (it was $39,200 in 2000)
Tennant:

$541,015
CA:

$373,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $571.

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    • 3380.5%White alone
    • 49.8%Hispanic
    • 24.9%American Indian alone
    • 24.9%Two or more races
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tennant: 135.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.8%), Norwegian (14.3%), English (12.2%), German (11.2%), French (3.6%), Swedish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 4800 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 189 people per square mile   (very low).

Tennant, California map

For population 25 years and over in Tennant:

  • High school or higher: 56.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 37.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tennant CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 90.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

26 residents are foreign born

This place:

20.0%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $644 (0.1%)

Tennant satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Medford, OR (71.1 miles , pop. 63,154).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (210.8 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (553.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: McCloud-Medicine Lake, CA (3.8 miles ), Mount Hebron, CA (3.8 miles) , Macdoel, CA (4.2 miles) , Butte Valley, CA (4.5 miles ), Carrick, CA (5.0 miles) , McCloud, CA (5.1 miles ), Dorris, CA (5.1 miles ), Weed, CA (5.2 miles ).

Latitude: 41.59 N, Longitude: 121.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Tennant household income distribution Tennant home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.6%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Retail trade (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Tennant, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Tennant-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below California state average. It is 495% 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 254.6 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 199.3 miles away from Tennant 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 128.3 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 141.3 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 242.0 miles away from Tennant center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 193.5 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 Siskiyou County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports located in Tennant:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tennant:

  • Oregon Institute of Technology (about 47 miles; Klamath Falls, OR; Full-time enrollment: 2,900)
  • Southern Oregon University (about 58 miles; Ashland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Shasta College (about 70 miles; Redding, CA; FT enrollment: 5,645)
  • Rogue Community College (about 96 miles; Grants Pass, OR; FT enrollment: 3,600)
  • Humboldt State University (about 124 miles; Arcata, CA; FT enrollment: 7,353)
  • California State University-Chico (about 129 miles; Chico, CA; FT enrollment: 14,838)
  • College of the Redwoods (about 134 miles; Eureka, CA; FT enrollment: 4,410)

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Notable locations in Tennant: Tennant Campground (A), Tennant Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Siskiyou 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 10.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 6.77. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.77
U.S.:

20.22
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 56.9%
(71.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 80.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 92.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.5 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  37.0%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.7%
Whole state:  7.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Tennant compared to California state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above 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 above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

19.1
California average:

15.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (31%)
  • Wood (31%)
  • Utility gas (27%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tennant CDP (based on Siskiyou County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,14951
Catholic4,08912
Other1,99312
Mainline Protestant1,44416
Black Protestant1781
Orthodox--
None32,047-
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: 21
Siskiyou County:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Siskiyou County:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Siskiyou County:

7.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

11.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Siskiyou County:

25.5%
California:

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

14.2%
State:

17.9%

5.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,039 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shasta County, CA  0.49% ($45,480 average AGI)
from Sacramento County, CA  0.25% ($44,105)
from Klamath County, OR  0.22% ($22,500)


5.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,600 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.98%
California average:

5.12%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shasta County, CA  0.73% ($33,366 average AGI)
to Jackson County, OR  0.52% ($31,203)
to Klamath County, OR  0.35% ($27,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tennant:

  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKJX (960 AM; 5 kW; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KAGO (1150 AM; 5 kW; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMJC (620 AM; 1 kW; MOUNT SHASTA, CA; Owner: JPR FOUNDATION INC.)
  • KRTA (610 AM; 5 kW; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: OPUS BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCFJ (570 AM; 5 kW; ALTURAS, CA; Owner: EDI MEDIA, INC.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KNRO (1670 AM; 10 kW; REDDING, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF REDDING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tennant:

  • K235AG (94.9 FM; DORRIS, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KNSQ (88.1 FM; MOUNT SHASTA, CA; Owner: STATE OF ORE./STATE BD. OF HGR. ED.)
  • KKRB (106.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: WYNNE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNTK (102.3 FM; WEED, CA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKLJ (88.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • 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)
  • KSKF (90.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: ST OF OREGON ACT BY ST BOARD OF HIGH ED)
  • K210BY (89.9 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KLMF (88.5 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: THE STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUCATION)
  • KFLS-FM (96.5 FM; TULELAKE, CA; Owner: WYNNE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KAKT (105.1 FM; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTMT-FM (93.7 FM; MEDFORD, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KRAT (97.7 FM; ALTAMONT, OR; Owner: GEORGE J. WADE)
  • KLAD-FM (92.5 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K204DM (88.5 FM; YREKA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYSF (102.9 FM; BONANZA, OR; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KFEG (104.7 FM; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; Owner: COVE ROAD PUBLISHING LLC)
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