Tranquillity, California

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Population in 2010: 799. Population change since 2000: -1.7%
Males: 346  (43.3%)
Females: 453  (56.7%)
Median resident age:  32.7 years
California median age:  32.1 years

Zip codes: 93668.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $23,889 (it was $42,857 in 2000)
Tranquillity:

$23,889
CA:

$58,328
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $8,758 (it was $13,128 in 2000)

Tranquillity CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $139,130 (it was $75,500 in 2000)
Tranquillity:

$139,130
CA:

$349,400
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $137,367; Detached houses: $137,367

Median gross rent in 2012: $629.

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  • Hispanic - 637 (79.7%)
  • White alone - 150 (18.8%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.4%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tranquillity: 90.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (3.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 167 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 1,272 people per square mile   (low).

Tranquillity,CA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Tranquillity:

  • High school or higher: 45.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 13.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tranquillity CDP:

  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 44.7%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

285 residents are foreign born

This place:  28.3%
California:  27.1%



According to our research of California and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Tranquillity, California as of January 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Tranquillity to the number of sex offenders is 799 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,138 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $890 (0.6%)

Tranquillity satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fresno, CA (27.1 miles , pop. 427,652).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (206.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: San Joaquin, CA (2.1 miles ), Mendota, CA (3.2 miles ), Cantua Creek, CA (3.2 miles ), Kerman, CA (3.5 miles ), Three Rocks, CA (3.6 miles ), Biola, CA (4.1 miles ), La Vina, CA (4.2 miles ), Firebaugh, CA (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 36.65 N, Longitude: 120.25 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 559

Tranquillity household income distribution Tranquillity home values distribution

Property values in Tranquillity, CA

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.4%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (74%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (85%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Accountants and auditors (9%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (6%)

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

Average climate in Tranquillity, California

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Earthquake activity:

Tranquillity-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above California state average. It is 831% 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 177.7 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 133.9 miles away from Tranquillity center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 127.6 miles away from the city 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 89.9 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 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 29.9 miles away from Tranquillity center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 175.2 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 Fresno County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Freezes: 2, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tranquillity topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tranquillity:

  • Fresno City College (about 27 miles; Fresno, CA; Full-time enrollment: 12,994)
  • Heald College-Fresno (about 29 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,199)
  • Fresno Pacific University (about 30 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 3,083)
  • University of Phoenix-Central Valley Campus (about 30 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 2,109)
  • California State University-Fresno (about 31 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 18,993)
  • Institute of Technology Inc (about 33 miles; Clovis, CA; FT enrollment: 2,483)
  • West Hills College-Lemoore (about 35 miles; Lemoore, CA; FT enrollment: 2,314)

Public high school in Tranquillity:

Public elementary/middle school in Tranquillity:

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Park in Tranquillity: Janetski Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 143. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

143
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.306. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.306
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.40. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.40
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 36.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 15.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.9
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 45.5%
(38.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.5 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.5%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.6%
Whole state:  7.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Tranquillity compared to California state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (28%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Tranquillity CDP (based on Fresno County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.55%
Here: 47.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchAssemblies of GodSouthern Baptist ConventionLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents61.2%6.3%5.9%3.8%1.7%
Congregations7.8%10.3%8.2%6.6%3.3%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)International Church of the Foursquare GospelOther
Adherents1.7%1.4%1.3%1.3%15.3%
Congregations3.9%3.9%3.1%2.7%50.3%
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: 215
Fresno County:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 108
Fresno County:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 190
Fresno County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 516
Here:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fresno County:

26.4%
California:

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

17.5%
State:

17.9%

4.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,131 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.10%
California average:

5.75%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($351 average AGI)
Fresno County:

0.07%
California average:

0.21%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Tulare County, CA  0.36% ($31,128 average AGI)
from Madera County, CA  0.35% ($38,358)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.32% ($39,237)


4.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,680 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
California average:

6.27%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($207 average AGI)
Fresno County:

0.03%
California average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Madera County, CA  0.36% ($38,922 average AGI)
to Tulare County, CA  0.30% ($34,849)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.23% ($33,256)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tranquillity:

  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KXEX (1550 AM; 10 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: RAK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAVT (1680 AM; 10 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: RAK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIRV (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: GORE-OVERGAARD BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KOOR (790 AM; 10 kW; CLOVIS, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KGST (1600 AM; 5 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: LOTUS COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KERI (1180 AM; 50 kW; WASCO-GREENACRES, CA; Owner: KWSO, INC.)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KYNO (1300 AM; 5 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: SPANISH CATHOLIC RADIO OF FRESNO, LLC)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tranquillity:

  • KBHH (95.3 FM; KERMAN, CA; Owner: FARMWORKER EDUCATIONAL RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K217EQ (91.3 FM; COALINGA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K203AQ (88.5 FM; HELM, ETC., CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KDKL (88.3 FM; COALINGA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KOKO-FM (94.3 FM; KERMAN, CA; Owner: BIG BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KMEN (100.5 FM; MENDOTA, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING PORTERVILLE, L.L.C.)
  • KMGV (97.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KHTN (104.7 FM; LOS BANOS, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K211DG (90.1 FM; FIREBAUGH, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KMAK (100.3 FM; ORANGE COVE, CA; Owner: RICHARD B. SMITH)
  • K203CM (88.5 FM; SANGER, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KAMB (101.5 FM; MERCED, CA; Owner: CENTRAL VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • KFNO (90.3 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KLBN (105.1 FM; AUBERRY, CA; Owner: LOTUS COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KRNC (105.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOQO-FM (101.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSKS (93.7 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFCF (88.1 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: FRESNO FREE COLLEGE FOUNDATION)
  • KVPR (89.3 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: WHITE ASH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWOL (105.5 FM; SAN JOAQUIN, CA; Owner: MESOSPHERE BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Tranquillity:

  • K02OH (Channel 2; FRESNO, CA; Owner: W. R. PORTEE AND LORRAINE PORTEE)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB6SQO
    Grant Date: 02/03/1997, Expiration Date: 02/03/2007, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2009
    Registrant: Nick J Flocchini Sr, 6125 Fairless St, Tranquillity, CA 93668

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1977F , Serial Number: 17273065, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 08/15/1979
    Registrant (Partnership): William C Pucheu, Po Box 626, Tranquillity, CA 93668, Other Owners: Raymond D Johnson
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 22186 , Serial Number: 15068124, Year manufactured: 1967
    Registrant (Individual): Bill Eugune Thomas, 25944 W Adams, Tranquillity, CA 93668
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3532L , Serial Number: 18254932, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 07/11/1963
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James L Trustee Errecart, 24140 W Lincoln Ave, Tranquillity, CA 93668, Other Owners: Judy A Trustee Errecart
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-402B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SERIES (500 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 6139V , Serial Number: 402B-0982, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/1995
    Registrant (Corporation): Western Ag Aviation Inc, Po Box 666, Tranquillity, CA 93668

Most common first names in Tranquillity, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John775.6 years
Joe671.0 years
James569.6 years
Frank476.5 years
Walter474.5 years
William468.2 years
Dorothy383.3 years
Andrew389.4 years
Anna375.3 years
Louis371.7 years
Most common last names in Tranquillity, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gragnani574.2 years
Horn572.2 years
Silveira570.8 years
Rowan567.2 years
Goodson464.7 years
Salinas469.0 years
Killingswort370.7 years
Torrano376.3 years
Uriz382.3 years
Armas371.1 years

Businesses in Tranquillity, CA

  • Chevrolet: 1

Tranquillity on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Other health and personal care stores"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal occupations:"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Librarians, curators, and archivists"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Farmers and farm managers"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest humidity differences during a year"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Food"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly sunshine amount"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Hispanic residents"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest sunshine amount differences during a year"
  • #92 (93668) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Arab/Arabic first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (8-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • William C. Pucheu (1)
  • Richard J. Yribarren (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2015.

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