Tranquillity, California

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Population in 2010: 799. Population change since 2000: -1.7%
Males: 385  (48.3%)
Females: 414  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  33.7 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 93668.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,724 (it was $42,857 in 2000)
Tranquillity:

$23,724
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $10,864 (it was $13,128 in 2000)

Tranquillity CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $150,416 (it was $75,500 in 2000)
Tranquillity:

$150,416
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $136,031; Detached houses: $136,085

Median gross rent in 2013: $631.

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  • Races in Tranquillity, CA (2010)

    Tranquillity races chart
    • 63779.7%Hispanic
    • 15018.8%White alone
    • 50.6%Two or more races
    • 30.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Black alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tranquillity: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (4.6%), Italian (1.0%).

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

Tranquillity, California map

For population 25 years and over in Tranquillity:

  • High school or higher: 59.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 13.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tranquillity CDP:

  • Never married: 37.6%
  • Now married: 42.9%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

194 residents are foreign born (24.3% Latin America).

This place:

24.3%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Tranquillity, California as of July 31, 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 2013: $1,090 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,115 (0.7%)

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 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (63%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (49%)
  • Retail trade (49%)
  • 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
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (55%)
  • Material moving occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (49%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (49%)
  • 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%)

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

Average climate in Tranquillity, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 2013: 49.7%
(49.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.8% for Hispanic or Latino 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 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

22.2
California average:

15.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (27%)

Presidential Elections Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic288,32443
Evangelical Protestant126,004463
Other37,97795
Mainline Protestant16,84370
Orthodox7,7689
Black Protestant4,16021
None449,374-
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: 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%

3.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,944 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.30%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($241 average AGI)
Fresno County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madera County, CA  0.32% ($38,952 average AGI)
from Tulare County, CA  0.31% ($32,364)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.26% ($34,781)


3.66% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,723 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.66%
California average:

5.12%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($438 average AGI)
Fresno County:

0.04%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madera County, CA  0.32% ($35,452 average AGI)
to Tulare County, CA  0.30% ($31,927)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.24% ($35,035)

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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