Tulare, California

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Population in 2013: 61,170 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +39.0%
Males: 29,688  (48.5%)
Females: 31,482  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  30.3 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 93274.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,985 (it was $33,637 in 2000)
Tulare:

$41,985
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,934 (it was $13,655 in 2000)

Tulare city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $154,991 (it was $92,900 in 2000)
Tulare:

$154,991
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $200,741; Detached houses: $209,840; Townhouses or other attached units: $168,004; In 2-unit structures: $198,005; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $184,799; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $203,604; Mobile homes: $63,487; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $5,732

Median gross rent in 2013: $887.

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  • Races in Tulare, CA (2013)

    Tulare races chart
    • 36,88560.4%Hispanic
    • 18,94531.0%White alone
    • 1,9603.2%Black alone
    • 1,4642.4%Asian alone
    • 1,0741.8%Two or more races
    • 5941.0%American Indian alone
    • 790.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 120.02%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tulare: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Portuguese (6.9%), German (4.0%), United States (3.1%), Irish (3.0%), English (3.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 288 feet

Land area: 16.6 square miles.

Population density: 3,682 people per square mile   (average).

Tulare,CA real estate house value index trend

Tulare, California map

For population 25 years and over in Tulare:

  • High school or higher: 70.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tulare city:

  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 50.3%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

12,280 residents are foreign born (16.0% Latin America, 2.1% Europe).

This city:

20.1%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 161 registered sex offenders living in Tulare, California as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Tulare to the number of sex offenders is 378 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,387 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $970 (0.9%)

Tulare satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Visalia, CA (8.4 miles , pop. 91,565).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fresno, CA (47.0 miles , pop. 427,652).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (156.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Matheny, CA (1.6 miles ), East Tulare Villa, CA (1.8 miles ), Visalia, CA (2.9 miles ), Linnell Camp, CA (3.1 miles ), Farmersville, CA (3.2 miles ), Tipton, CA (3.2 miles ), Waukena, CA (3.2 miles) , Goshen, CA (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 158 buildings, average cost: $70,500
  • 1998: 179 buildings, average cost: $69,500
  • 1999: 217 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2000: 224 buildings, average cost: $83,700
  • 2001: 230 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2002: 310 buildings, average cost: $95,100
  • 2003: 284 buildings, average cost: $105,700
  • 2004: 346 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2005: 523 buildings, average cost: $130,500
  • 2006: 669 buildings, average cost: $135,900
  • 2007: 573 buildings, average cost: $134,100
  • 2008: 283 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2009: 180 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2010: 113 buildings, average cost: $115,100
  • 2011: 155 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2012: 62 buildings, average cost: $158,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.21 N, Longitude: 119.34 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,571 (-5.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 9,543 (42.9%)

Area code: 559

Tulare household income distribution Tulare home values distribution

Crime rates in Tulare by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 5254867345566
per 100,000 11.24.410.88.316.311.913.15.36.98.58.39.99.8
Rapes 1920221717203013921191015
per 100,000 42.443.847.435.434.739.556.223.015.535.731.716.424.4
Robberies 62576869856975838475557177
per 100,000 138.4125.0146.4143.8173.4136.4140.6146.6144.8127.691.7116.7125.4
Assaults 348407411362387330320309308289264289332
per 100,000 776.6892.3884.6754.7789.5652.5599.8545.7531.0491.6440.2475.0540.5
Burglaries 1,2301,041803972904793583561569527515716909
per 100,000 2,744.82,282.31,728.32,026.41,844.11,567.91,092.7990.7980.9896.4858.71,176.71,479.9
Thefts 1,1461,2571,4561,6721,8091,6231,4691,5531,7331,6451,3651,3521,333
per 100,000 2,557.42,755.93,133.83,485.73,690.33,208.92,753.42,742.72,987.62,798.12,275.92,221.92,170.2
Auto thefts 205238309493474481N/A498377441330332371
per 100,000 457.5521.8665.11,027.8967.0951.0N/A879.5649.9750.1550.2545.6604.0
Arson 34463351606910033348101323
per 100,000 75.9100.971.0106.3122.4136.4187.458.358.613.616.721.437.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 609.4596.3604.9628.7651.4564.4513.4450.2434.0434.9368.0394.1441.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Tulare detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 110 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
California average:

2.34
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.8%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +9,974 (+29.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Tulare, California

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Earthquake activity:

Tulare-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above California state average. It is 846% 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 85.6 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 130.4 miles away from Tulare center
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 236.8 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 211.7 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 201.4 miles away from Tulare 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 148.5 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Tulare County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Freezes: 2, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tulare topographic map

Birthplace of: Devin Nunes - Politician, Mike Morgan - Baseball player, Antonio Banuelos - Martial artist, Jack Aker - Baseball player, Odell Jones - Baseball player, Oscar Stanage - Baseball player and coach, Bob Mathias - (born 1930), athlete, Josh Brent - Football defensive lineman, Rance Mulliniks - Baseball player, Alfred Jackson (Canadian football) - Football player.

Hospitals in Tulare:

  • GAITHER'S FAMILY HOME 3 (1302 CARMELO)
  • GAITHERS FAMILY HOME #4 (1443 HILLCREST)
  • JAN AND GAIL'S CARE HOME #1 (134 NORTH SANTA CLARA)
  • JAN AND GAIL'S CARE HOME #5 (1727 NORTH OAKS STREET)
  • JAN AND GAILS CARE HOME #4 (605 ARONIAN STREET)
  • LOYD'S LIBERTY HOMES, INC - OWENS HOME (400 WEST OWENS)
  • LOYD'S LIBERTY HOMES, INC- 'A' STREET HOME (134 SOUTH A STREET)
  • TULARE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 869 CHERRY AVENUE)

Dialysis Facilities in Tulare:

  • TULARE DIALYSIS (545 E. TULARE AVENUE)

Home Health Centers in Tulare:

  • TULARE HOME CARE (869 N CHERRY ST)

Nursing Homes in Tulare:

  • MERRITT MANOR CONV HOSP (604 E. MERRITT AVE.)
  • TULARE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (680 EAST MERRITT AVENUE)
  • TWIN OAKS REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (897 NORTH M STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Tulare:

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Amtrak stations near Tulare:

  • 15 miles: CORCORAN (WHITLEY & OTIS AVES.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 20 miles: HANFORD (200 SANTA FE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

College/University in Tulare:

  • Tulare Beauty College (Full-time enrollment: 31; Location: 1400 W Inyo St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.tularebeautycollege.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tulare:

  • College of the Sequoias (about 9 miles; Visalia, CA; Full-time enrollment: 6,982)
  • San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia (about 9 miles; Visalia, CA; FT enrollment: 2,386)
  • Porterville College (about 22 miles; Porterville, CA; FT enrollment: 2,560)
  • West Hills College-Lemoore (about 28 miles; Lemoore, CA; FT enrollment: 2,314)
  • Reedley College (about 29 miles; Reedley, CA; FT enrollment: 8,144)
  • Fresno Pacific University (about 42 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 3,083)
  • Fresno City College (about 47 miles; Fresno, CA; FT enrollment: 12,994)

Public high schools in Tulare:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Tulare:

Private elementary/middle schools in Tulare:

  • ST ALOYSIUS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 215; Location: 627 N BEATRICE DR; Grades: KG - 8)
  • TULARE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 148; Location: 470 GEM ST; Grades: KG - 8)
  • CHILDREN'S HOUSE MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 95; Location: 2117 E SUNSET AVE; Grades: PK - TK)
See full list of schools located in Tulare, map of school districts

Library in Tulare:

  • TULARE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $915,417; Location: 113 NORTH F ST; 117,748 books; 369 e-books; 6,503 audio materials; 3,031 video materials; 9 other licensed databases; 141 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Very good site, but you left out Wilson Elementary the oldest elementary school in Tulare, Heritage Elementary, and Mulcahy Jr High School added by Carol

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Notable locations in Tulare: Tulare High School Farm (A), Lifestar Ambulance (B), City of Tulare Fire Department Station 3 (C), Veterans Memorial Building (D), Tulare Public Library (E), Main Branch Tulare County Library (F), Kingsview (G), City of Tulare Fire Department Station 2 (H), Civic Memorial Building (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Tulare Town and Country Village Shopping Center (1), Monte Vista Shopping Center (2), Heritage Place Shopping Center (3), Anchor Plaza Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tulare include: Assembly of God Church (A), Central Bible Baptist Church (B), Church of Christ (C), Church of God (D), Church of God in Christ (E), Church of the Nazarene (F), First Baptist Church (G), First Christian Church (H), First Church of Christ Scientist (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Tulare Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Tulare include: Babe Ruth Ballpark (1), Live Oak Park (2), Tulare County Fairgrounds (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Discovery Toys (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1914 Cypress Cove) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Best Western Town And Country Lodge (1051 N Blackstone St) (1), Budget Inn (1301 East Paige Avenue) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Tulare County - District Attorney (425 East Kern Avenue) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Tulare 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 145. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

145
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.407. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.407
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.1
U.S.:

6.6

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 37.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

9.1

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

PREET MARKET (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-10-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (AUG-10-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-10-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-10-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
MOTEL 99 (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-10-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-10-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-10-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Tulare that have no violations reported:

  • TULARE CITY WWTP (Population served: 28, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.1%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.0% for Black residents, 25.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.7% for American Indian residents, 28.8% for other race residents, 18.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.3 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  79.4%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.4%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Tulare in 2010:

  • 216 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 46 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Tulare in 2000:

  • 175 people in nursing homes
  • 155 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 70 people in other group homes
  • 39 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 39 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in homes for the physically handicapped

Tulare, California environmental map by EPA

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Tulare compared to California state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with most branches in Tulare (2011 data):

  • Bank of the Sierra: Tulare Branch at 246 E Tulare Avenue, branch established on 1998/06/18; Tulare Prosperity Branch at 1430 East Prosperity Avenue, branch established on 2009/10/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,332.3 mil, Deposits: $1,091.7 mil, headquarters in Porterville, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Sierra Bancorp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 1079 East Prosperity Ave Branch at 1079 East Prosperity Ave, branch established on 1919/01/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Union Bank, National Association: Tulare Branch at 801 East Prosperity Avenue, branch established on 1886/01/01. Info updated 2011/09/01: Bank assets: $88,967.5 mil, Deposits: $65,286.4 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 403 total offices, Holding Company: Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Tulare Branch at 229 East Tulare Avenue, branch established on 1960/05/09. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Citizens Business Bank: Tulare Branch at 256 North K Street, branch established on 1997/03/17. Info updated 2011/03/30: Bank assets: $6,475.4 mil, Deposits: $4,625.6 mil, headquarters in Ontario, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Cvb Financial Corp.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Tulare Branch at 303 East Tulare Street, branch established on 1927/02/19. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Westamerica Bank: Tulare Branch at 140 East Tulare Avenue, branch established on 1981/07/31. Info updated 2011/06/21: Bank assets: $4,998.1 mil, Deposits: $4,253.2 mil, headquarters in San Rafael, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: Westamerica Bancorporation
  • Valley Business Bank: Tulare Business Banking Center Branc at 1901 E. Prosperity, branch established on 2008/05/19. Info updated 2011/01/19: Bank assets: $365.9 mil, Deposits: $316.0 mil, headquarters in Visalia, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Valley Commerce Bancorp
  • Bank of the West: Tulare Branch at 333 East Tulare Avenue, branch established on 1926/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Tulare, California:

  • Red Roof Inn, 1183 N Blackstone St, Tulare, CA 93274 , Phone: (559) 686-0985, Fax: (559) 686-1210
  • Motel 6, #264, 111 N Blackstone, Tulare, CA 93274 , Phone: (559) 686-1611
  • Quality Inn, 1010 E Prosperity Ave, Tulare, CA 93274 , Phone: (559) 686-3432, Fax: (559) 686-3378
  • Howard Johnson Express Inn, 1050 E Rankin Rd, Tulare, CA 93274 , Phone: (559) 688-6671
  • Charter Inn & Suites, 1016 E Prosperity Ave, Tulare, CA 93274 , Phone: (559) 685-9500, Fax: (559) 685-9559
  • Comfort Suites, 1021 N Blackstone Ave, Tulare, CA 93274 , Phone: (559) 687-1246, Fax: (559) 687-1524
  • Best Western Town And Country Inn, 1051 N Blackstone, Tulare, CA 93274 , Phone: (888) 488-5273, Fax: (559) 688-2163
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Tulare, 1500 Cherry Ct, Tulare, CA 93274 , Phone: (559) 685-8900, Fax: (559) 685-8901
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Tulare, Ca, 1100 N Cherry St, Tulare, CA 93274 , Phone: (559) 686-8700, Fax: (559) 686-8707
All 9 fire-safe hotels and motels in Tulare, California

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.5
California average:

15.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

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Religion statistics for Tulare city (based on Tulare County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic102,77226
Evangelical Protestant53,285300
Other13,98337
Mainline Protestant8,69037
Black Protestant7575
Orthodox6502
None262,042-
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: 119
Tulare County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Tulare County:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 89
Tulare County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 215
Here:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tulare County:

28.2%
California:

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

16.9%
State:

17.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 11$57,369$62,5840$0
Other Government Administration 12$79,137$79,1371$213
Police Protection - Officers 69$485,570$84,4470$0
Police - Other 27$109,354$48,6029$6,615
Firefighters 37$276,230$89,5880$0
Fire - Other 3$13,472$53,8880$0
Streets and Highways 8$36,161$54,2420$0
Health 5$26,460$63,5042$3,042
Solid Waste Management 31$124,839$48,3250$0
Sewerage 21$107,837$61,6210$0
Parks and Recreation 21$85,365$48,78070$39,084
Housing and Community Development(Local) 5$32,714$78,5140$0
Water Supply 15$63,712$50,9700$0
Transit 1$4,196$50,3520$0
Local Libraries 8$36,374$54,5615$9,704
Other and Unallocable 38$179,276$56,6137$4,634
Totals for Government 312$1,718,066$66,07994$63,292

Tulare government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $1,236,000 ($20.21)
    Regular Highways: $1,151,000 ($18.82)
    Parks & Recreation: $727,000 ($11.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $679,000 ($11.10)
    Police Protection: $253,000 ($4.14)
    Fire Protection: $179,000 ($2.93)
    General: $85,000 ($1.39)
    Central Staff Services: $66,000 ($1.08)
    Sewerage: $62,000 ($1.01)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,820,000 ($95.14)
    Sewerage: $5,585,000 ($91.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,875,000 ($63.35)
    Fire Protection: $2,947,000 ($48.18)
    Water Utilities: $2,890,000 ($47.25)
    Regular Highways: $2,564,000 ($41.92)
    Central Staff Services: $2,196,000 ($35.90)
    Transit Utilities: $1,700,000 ($27.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,591,000 ($26.01)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,560,000 ($25.50)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,386,000 ($22.66)
    Health Services - Other: $832,000 ($13.60)
    General - Other: $701,000 ($11.46)
    Libraries: $646,000 ($10.56)
    Air Transportation: $129,000 ($2.11)
    Parking Facilities: $59,000 ($0.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,808,000 ($78.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $51,000 ($0.83)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($0.74)
    General - Other: $29,000 ($0.47)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $27,000 ($0.44)
    Housing & Community Development: $14,000 ($0.23)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,860,000 ($161.19)

Tulare government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $54,000 ($0.88)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,970,000 ($97.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,141,000 ($67.70)
    All Other: $2,066,000 ($33.77)
    Housing & Community Development: $223,000 ($3.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($0.21)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.02)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $1,175,000 ($19.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,573,000 ($25.72)
    General Revenue, NEC: $301,000 ($4.92)
    Rents: $77,000 ($1.26)
    Property Sale Other: $74,000 ($1.21)
    Special Assessments: $55,000 ($0.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,101,000 ($50.69)
    Transit Utilities: $209,000 ($3.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,569,000 ($42.00)
    All Other: $1,569,000 ($25.65)
    Highways: $1,505,000 ($24.60)
    Health & Hospitals: $482,000 ($7.88)
    Transit Utilities: $112,000 ($1.83)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $4,996,000 ($81.67)
    Property: $4,178,000 ($68.30)
    Public Utilities: $3,691,000 ($60.34)
    NEC: $2,170,000 ($35.47)
    Other Selective Sales: $628,000 ($10.27)

Tulare government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $65,030,000 ($1063.10)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $23,485,000 ($383.93)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $3,475,000 ($56.81)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $83,541,000 ($1365.72)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,499,000 ($24.51)

Tulare government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,062,000 ($33.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $30,669,000 ($501.37)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,688,000 ($27.60)

3.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,738 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
California average:

5.03%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($196 average AGI)
Tulare County:

0.03%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Fresno County, CA  0.65% ($31,927 average AGI)
from Kings County, CA  0.32% ($35,717)
from Kern County, CA  0.32% ($31,995)


3.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,014 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.84%
California average:

5.12%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($234 average AGI)
Tulare County:

0.03%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Fresno County, CA  0.68% ($32,364 average AGI)
to Kern County, CA  0.39% ($34,469)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.25% ($32,457)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tulare:

  • KGEN (1370 AM; 1 kW; TULARE, CA; Owner: AZTECA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWRU (940 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA)
  • KJUG (1270 AM; 5 kW; TULARE, CA; Owner: WESTCOAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMJ (580 AM; 50 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KERI (1180 AM; 50 kW; WASCO-GREENACRES, CA; Owner: KWSO, INC.)
  • KRDU (1130 AM; 6 kW; DINUBA, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIGS (620 AM; 1 kW; HANFORD, CA; Owner: PERREIRA BROADCASTING)
  • KCHJ (1010 AM; 5 kW; DELANO, CA; Owner: ILLINOIS LOTUS CORP.)
  • KVBL (1400 AM; 1 kW; VISALIA, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KOOR (790 AM; 10 kW; CLOVIS, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNZR (1560 AM; 25 kW; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP. OF CALIF.)
  • KIRV (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FRESNO, CA; Owner: GORE-OVERGAARD BROADCASTING, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tulare:

  • KZPO (103.3 FM; LINDSAY, CA; Owner: LINDSAY BROADCASTING)
  • KCRZ (104.9 FM; TIPTON, CA; Owner: WESTCOAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMQA (100.5 FM; EAST PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING PORTERVILLE L.L.C.)
  • KDUV (88.9 FM; VISALIA, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL B/CASTNG, INC.)
  • KJUG-FM (106.7 FM; TULARE, CA; Owner: WESTCOAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K220EY (91.9 FM; PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUFW (90.5 FM; WOODLAKE, CA; Owner: NATIONAL FARM WORKERS SERVICE CENTER)
  • KSLK (96.1 FM; VISALIA, CA; Owner: NEW VISALIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXQX (102.3 FM; CORCORAN, CA; Owner: RAK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMAK (100.3 FM; ORANGE COVE, CA; Owner: RICHARD B. SMITH)
  • K203CM (88.5 FM; SANGER, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGEN-FM (94.5 FM; HANFORD, CA; Owner: AZTECA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFRR (104.1 FM; WOODLAKE, CA; Owner: IONOSPHERE B/CASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIOO (99.7 FM; PORTERVILLE, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY B/CSTNG CORP OF SAN JOA VAL)
  • K266AH (101.1 FM; BENA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTQX (90.1 FM; BAKERSFIELD, CA; Owner: RADIO BILINGUE, INC.)
  • K201FB (88.1 FM; TULARE, CA; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KWYE (101.1 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • K217EQ (91.3 FM; COALINGA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KMGV (97.9 FM; FRESNO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Tulare fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 86m282ftTotal length
  • $2,422,000Total costs
  • 511,970Total average daily traffic
  • 85,919Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 141950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Tulare, CA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tulare)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 178 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Tulare, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 93 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tulare)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 67 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Tulare)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED284$136,208120$107,501220$146,49618$92,1352$3,140,00077$89,0930$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$159,5548$127,24040$156,2035$44,0060$05$91,9161$63,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED24$141,03222$105,212150$144,12721$72,3081$750,00025$93,1144$57,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN34$125,55612$92,38466$159,55011$66,5300$011$115,5960$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$110,6203$74,66029$145,0224$28,3580$04$89,9280$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 10 tracts in Tulare, CA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$123,5970$01$38,080
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$166,5281$51,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$75,3900$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 385
  • Hazardous Condition: 145
  • Service Call: 25
  • Good Intent Call: 6

Incident types - Tulare

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tulare, CA
Most common first names in Tulare, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary26378.5 years
John22075.7 years
James15672.2 years
William15274.8 years
Joe13972.4 years
Manuel13674.7 years
Maria12779.3 years
Robert12070.7 years
Frank12076.0 years
George9678.1 years
Most common last names in Tulare, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9874.6 years
Johnson7774.7 years
Jones6674.6 years
Brown6573.7 years
Williams6078.0 years
Davis5976.1 years
Garcia5469.8 years
Silva5375.5 years
Hernandez4970.5 years
Souza4578.5 years
Businesses in Tulare, CA
NameCountNameCount
99 Cents Only Stores1KFC1
AT&T2Kmart1
Aeropostale1Kroger1
Ann Taylor1La Quinta1
AutoZone1Lane Bryant1
Banana Republic1Lane Furniture1
Baskin-Robbins1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Bath & Body Works1Little Caesars Pizza1
Best Western1Long John Silver's1
Blockbuster1Lowe's1
Burger King2MasterBrand Cabinets1
CVS3Maurices1
Carl\s Jr.2McDonald's5
Casual Male XL1Motel 61
Chevrolet1Nike5
Comfort Suites1Pac Sun1
Cricket Wireless3Panda Express1
Curves1Payless1
Days Inn1Pizza Hut1
Dennys1Quality1
Domino's Pizza1Quiznos1
DressBarn1RadioShack1
Dressbarn1Rite Aid2
Eddie Bauer1Rue211
Famous Footwear1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx5Skechers USA1
Ford1Starbucks2
GNC1Subway5
GameStop1T-Mobile2
Gap2Taco Bell2
Gymboree1Target1
H&R Block2The Room Place1
Home Depot1U-Haul2
IHOP1UPS4
Jack In The Box1Vans3
Jamba Juice1Walgreens2
Jones New York2Walmart1
Journeys1Wendy's1
Justice1

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  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (population 50,000+)"
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  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Hispanic residents (pop 50,000+)"
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  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer in 2005-2006"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
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