Ventura, California

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Population in July 2007: 110,873.
Males: 54,648  (49.3%)
Females: 56,225  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  36.7 years
California median age:  33.3 years

Zip code: 93003

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,514 (it was $52,070 in 2000)
Ventura:

$67,514
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,765 (it was $24,809 in 2000)

Ventura CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $431,251 (it was $232,100 in 2000)
Ventura:

$431,251
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $509,099; Detached houses: $562,915; Townhouses or other attached units: $349,069; In 2-unit structures: $288,779; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $269,679; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $308,429; Mobile homes: $84,481; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $79,652
  • Races in Ventura, CA (2000)

    Ventura races chart
    • 71,63767.5%White alone
    • 26,61725.1%Hispanic
    • 3,0222.8%Asian alone
    • 2,6172.5%Two or more races
    • 1,3281.3%Black alone
    • 6730.6%American Indian alone
    • 1460.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1570.1%Other race alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ventura: 143.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 124.4 square miles.

Population density: 891 people per square mile   (low).

Ventura, California map

For population 25 years and over in Ventura:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ventura CCD:

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 13.1%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 135 registered sex offenders living in Ventura, California as of July 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Ventura to the number of sex offenders is 821 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 in 2000:

Ventura CCD:  0.7% ($1,654)
California:  0.8% ($1,564)
Ventura satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Los Angeles, CA (51.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA (0.9 miles ), Saticoy, CA (2.3 miles ), El Rio, CA (2.4 miles ), Oxnard, CA (2.7 miles ), Oak View, CA (2.9 miles ), Channel Islands Beach, CA (3.0 miles ), Port Hueneme, CA (3.0 miles ), Mira Monte, CA (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 34.28 N, Longitude: 119.24 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 805

Ventura household income distribution Ventura home values distribution

Crime rates in Ventura by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 2233111253116
per 100,000 1.91.92.92.81.01.01.01.94.82.90.90.95.5
Rapes 28302118192427231816202421
per 100,000 27.228.720.117.118.122.925.822.217.315.318.622.119.4
Robberies 9190969410713015115612510813514099
per 100,000 88.586.091.789.2102.1123.9144.5150.7120.2103.2125.4129.091.5
Assaults 160164141144170180189216220136170145136
per 100,000 155.7156.8134.7136.7162.3171.5180.8208.7211.5129.9157.9133.6125.7
Burglaries 565621764743815730746669615652657778745
per 100,000 549.7593.6729.7705.3778.0695.5713.7646.5591.4623.0610.1717.0688.5
Thefts 2,2802,4782,8552,7582,6952,6042,7332,3872,2762,6542,4682,8253,025
per 100,000 2,218.12,368.52,726.72,618.22,572.62,481.12,614.72,306.72,188.52,535.82,291.92,603.42,795.6
Auto thefts 231263349419401352348232177152195282257
per 100,000 224.7251.4333.3397.8382.8335.4332.9224.2170.2145.2181.1259.9237.5
Arson 13915151813271123751520
per 100,000 12.68.614.314.217.212.425.810.622.16.74.613.818.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 237.4249.6273.2269.5277.9276.8294.3274.3253.9240.6243.9270.2268.2

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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 Ventura detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 167 (130 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
California average:

2.34
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Engineers (3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Computer specialists (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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

Average climate in Ventura, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Ventura-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 697% 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 51.5 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 111.0 miles away from Ventura center
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 155.0 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 160.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/17/1994 at 12:30:55, a magnitude 6.8 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 11.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 39.0 miles away from Ventura center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 331.9 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 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 Ventura County (32) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Fires: 14, Storms: 10, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Freezes: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Miguel Angel Garcia - Boxer, Steve Hawkins - Basketball coache, Krista Allen - Actress, Ryan Slattery - Child actor, Scott Fujita - 2005 NFL player (Dallas Cowboys, born: Apr 28, 1979), Jaime Ambriz - Soccer player, Troy Dumais - Diver, Tyler Ebell - Player of and football, Mari Holden - Racing cyclist, Michael Larrabee - (1933-2003), athlete.

Main business address for: Affinity Group Holding, Inc. (SERVICES-MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATIONS), MED-DESIGN CORP (SURGICAL & MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS & APPARATUS).

Hospitals in Ventura:

  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SAN BUENAVENTURA (Government - Federal, provides emergency services, 147 N BRENT ST)
  • CORNERSTONE RESIDENTIAL HOMES INC I I (9002 NEATH ST)
  • CORNERSTONE RESIDENTIAL HOMES OF VENTURA I I (2116 KOALA WY)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF VENTURA COUNTY (4567 TELEPHONE ROAD, SUITE 200)
  • PETIT COMMUNITY HOME (228 PETIT AVE)
  • ROZE ROOM HOSPICE OF VENTURA (5700 RALSTON STREET, SUITE 204)
  • STARFISH HOME (994 PHOENIX AVE)
  • VENTURA COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Local, 3291 LOMA VISTA RD)

Dialysis Facilities in Ventura:

  • DAVITA-DIALYSIS CENTER OF VENTURA (2705 LOMA VISTA ROAD, SUITE 101)
  • FMC-VENTURA (4567 TELEPHONE ROAD, SUITE 101)

Home Health Centers in Ventura:

  • ASSISTED HOME CARE (2140 EASTMAN AVE STE 205)
  • HELP UNLIMITED HOMECARE (1767 GOODYEAR AVE STE 103 & 104)
  • LIVINGSTON MEMORIAL VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION (1996 EASTMAN AVE STE 101)
  • MEDITECH HOME HEALTH INC (4562 WESTINGHOUSE ST STE C)

Nursing Homes in Ventura:

  • COASTAL VIEW HEALTHCARE CENTER (4904 TELEGRAPH RD)
  • CPC VISTA DEL MAR HOSP (801 N. SENECA AVE)
  • VENTURA CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (4020 LOMA VISTA RD)
  • VICTORIA CARE CENTER (5445 EVERGLADES ST)

Heliports located in Ventura:

Amtrak station:

VENTURA (HARBOR BLVD. & FIGUEROA ST.) . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/Universities in Ventura:

  • Ventura College (Full-time enrollment: 8,460; Location: 4667 Telegraph Rd; Public; Website: www.venturacollege.edu/)
  • Santa Barbara Business College-Ventura (FT enrollment: 325; Location: 4839 Market Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.sbbcollege.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Lu Ross Academy (FT enrollment: 276; Location: 470 East Thompson Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.lurossacademy.com/)
  • Ventura Adult and Continuing Education (FT enrollment: 197; Location: 5200 Valentine Rd; Public; Website: www.AdultEdVentura.edu)
  • The Santa Barbara and Ventura Colleges of Law-Ventura (Location: 4475 Market St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.collegesoflaw.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Ventura County Community College System Office (Location: 255 W. Stanley Ave., Suite 150; Public; Website: www.vcccd.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Ventura:

  • Oxnard College (about 10 miles; Oxnard, CA; Full-time enrollment: 3,879)
  • California State University-Channel Islands (about 14 miles; Camarillo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,163)
  • California Lutheran University (about 21 miles; Thousand Oaks, CA; FT enrollment: 4,103)
  • Moorpark College (about 24 miles; Moorpark, CA; FT enrollment: 9,338)
  • Santa Barbara City College (about 28 miles; Santa Barbara, CA; FT enrollment: 12,568)
  • Pepperdine University (about 35 miles; Malibu, CA; FT enrollment: 6,722)
  • University of California-Santa Barbara (about 36 miles; Santa Barbara, CA; FT enrollment: 22,806)

Public high schools in Ventura:

Private high schools in Ventura:

  • ST BONAVENTURE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 726; Location: 3167 TELEGRAPH RD; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • CALWEST LEARNING CENTER (Students: 23; Location: 2443 PORTOLA RD STE B; Grades: 6 - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Ventura:

Private elementary/middle schools in Ventura:

  • VENTURA MISSIONARY SCHOOL (Students: 425; Location: 500 HIGH POINT DR; Grades: KG - 8)
  • OUR LADY OF ASSUMPTION SCHOOL (Students: 298; Location: 3169 TELEGRAPH RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • HOLY CROSS SCHOOL AT SAN BUENAVENTURA MISSION (Students: 270; Location: 211 E MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SACRED HEART ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 239; Location: 10770 HENDERSON RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • COLLEGE HEIGHTS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 156; Location: 6360 TELEPHONE RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • GOLDENWEST MONTESSORI SCHOOLS INC (Students: 61; Location: 1239 E MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 3)
  • FIRST BAPTIST DAY SCHOOL (Students: 53; Location: 426 S MILLS RD; Grades: PK - TK)
  • KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 49; Location: 1197 S VICTORIA AVE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • VENTURA MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 36; Location: 38 TELOMA DR; Grades: PK - 1)
  • ST PAUL'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH & PARISH DAY SCHOOL (Students: 22; Location: 3290 LOMA VISTA RD; Grades: KG - 2)
See full list of schools located in Ventura, School District: VENTURA UNIFIED

Library in Ventura:

  • VENTURA COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $10,515,594; Location: 646 COUNTY SQUARE DR., STE. 150; 902,101 books; 5,228 e-books; 31,654 audio materials; 30,251 video materials; 46 other licensed databases; 963 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Ventura: Lemon (A), Ventura Yacht Club (B), Pierpont Bay Yacht Club (C), Olivas Park Golf Course (D), Leeward Winery (E), Saticoy Regional Golf Course (F), City of Ventura Filtration Plant (G), Old Creek Ranch Winery (H), Southern Pacific Station (I), Ventura Municipal Golf Course (J), Ventura County Historical Museum (K), Ventura City Hall (L), Channel Islands National Park Headquarters and Visitors Center (M), Albinger Archeological Museum (N), Ventura Visitors Bureau (O), Ventura County Pioneer Museum (P), Ventura County Government Center (Q), Ventura Concert Theater (R), The Livery Arts Center (S), Surfing Museum (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Ventura Harbor Village Shopping Center (1), Ventura Harbor Shopping Center (2), Gateway Village Shopping Center (3), College Square Shopping Center (4), Victoria Plaza Shopping Center (5), Telephone Road Plaza Shopping Center (6), Plaza Shopping Center (7), Mission Plaza Shopping Center (8), Figueroa Street Mall Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Ventura include: Affinity Group Holding, Inc. (A), MED-DESIGN CORP (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ventura include: Avenue Community Church (A), Bethel Baptist Church (B), Calvary Assembly of God Church (C), Church of Christ (D), Community Presbyterian Church (E), Faith Baptist Church (F), First Church of Christ Scientist (G), First Church of the Nazarene (H), First Lutheran Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Memorial Cemetery (1), Ivy Lawn Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Rivers and creeks: Los Sauces Creek (A), Ayers Creek (B), Ventura River (C), Santa Clara River (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Ventura include: Harry A Lyon Park (1), Ocean Avenue Park (2), Reynolds Park (3), Seaside Park (4), West Park Playground (5), Arundell Linear Park (6), Barranca Vista Park (7), Bristol Bay Linear Park (8), Camino Real Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Ventura City Beach (A), Rincon Beach (B), South Jetty Beach (C), Oil Piers Beach (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Albinger Archaeological Museum (113 East Main Street) (1), Dudley House (Historical Places & Services; Loma Vista & Ashwood) (2), Lake Casitas Nature Tours (Botanical Gardens; 11311 Santa Ana Road) (3), Bogies On the Blvd (Amusement & Theme Parks; 6035 Ventura Boulevard) (4), Buenaventura Art Association (700 East Santa Clara Street) (5), Carousel Market Place (1567 Spinnaker Drive) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Bayshore Inn (3075 East Main Street) (1), Bella Maggiore Inn (67 South California Street) (2), Best Western Inn of Ventura (708 East Thompson) (3), Borneo Bar (2055 Harbor Boulevard) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Ventura County - Court Reporters (800 South Victoria Avenue) (1), Federal Bureau of Investigation (2075 South Victoria Avenue) (2), Ventura County - Court Appointed Special Advocates-Casa (800 South Victoria Avenue) (3), Ventura County - Sheriff's Department- East County Services- Court Serv (800 South Victoria) (4), Ventura County - Superior Court- Judges' Chambers-Superior Court- Chambers 25-2 (800 South Victoria Avenue) (5), Ventura County - Superior Court- Grand Jury (800 South Victoria) (6), Ventura County - Superior Court- Family Law Self-Information (800 South Victoria Avenue) (7), Ventura County - Superior Court- Fiscal Services (800 South Victoria Avenue) (8), California State - Court Of Appeal Second Appellate District Division (200 East Santa Clara Street Frnt) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Ventura County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.432. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.432
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.20
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 23.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.54. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.54
U.S.:

9.14

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

DENNISON PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (APR-27-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-06-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-06-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-05-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
TOM S PLACE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.6%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.5%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

9.1%
Whole state:

14.2%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.7%
Whole state:

6.3%

People in group quarters in Ventura in 2010:

  • 1,412 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 293 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 252 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 238 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 188 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 118 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 20 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 16 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Ventura in 2000:

  • 695 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 449 people in other group homes
  • 426 people in nursing homes
  • 394 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 112 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 104 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 55 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 47 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 46 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 37 people in religious group quarters
  • 18 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 15 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 2 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 2 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

Ventura compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Banks with most branches in Ventura (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Thompson And Borchard, Ventura County Center Branch, Mission Plaza Branch, East Ventura Branch, Buenaventura Branch. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Saticoy Branch, Ventura Marina Branch, Kimball & Telegraph Banking Center B, Ventura Branch, 3498 Telegraph Road Branch. 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.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Ventura Ralphs Branch, Ventura Branch, Victoria And Telegraph Vons Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Rabobank, National Association: Downtown Ventura, County Center Branch, Mills Road Branch. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $11,745.0 mil, Deposits: $8,446.0 mil, headquarters in Roseville, CA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 124 total offices, Holding Company: Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A., "rabobank Nederland
  • Bank of America, National Association: West Ventura Branch, Ventura Main Branch, Buenaventura Branch. 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
  • Santa Barbara Bank & Trust, National Association: Ventura Branch at 250 South Mills Road, branch established on 1995/04/10; County Center Branch at 789 S. Victoria Avenue, branch established on 1997/02/03. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $5,847.9 mil, Deposits: $4,684.3 mil, headquarters in Santa Barbara, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Sb Acquisition Company, Llc
  • Community West Bank, National Association: Ventura Cnty Messenger Serve Branch at 1463 South Victoria Avenue, branch established on 1998/09/08; Ventura Branch at 1463 South Victoria Avenue, branch established on 1998/09/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $633.1 mil, Deposits: $516.7 mil, headquarters in Goleta, CA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Community West Bancshares
  • Citibank, National Association: 1011 South Victoria Branch at 1011 South Victoria, branch established on 1945/01/01; 472 South Mills Road Branch at 472 South Mills Road, branch established on 1934/10/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • County Commerce Bank: at 3260 Telegraph Road, branch established on 2003/02/18; Courier Service at 3260 Telegraph Road, branch established on 2003/02/18. Info updated 2008/01/09: Bank assets: $185.5 mil, Deposits: $160.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • 8 other banks with 9 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Ventura, California:

  • Four Points By Sheraton Ventura, 1050 Schooner Dr, Ventura, CA 93001 , Phone: (805) 658-1212, Fax: (805) 658-6347
  • La Quinta Motor Inn, 5818 Valentine Rd, Ventura, CA 93003 , Phone: (805) 658-6200, Fax: (805) 642-2840
  • Country Inn & Suites, 298 S Chestnut St, Ventura, CA 93001 , Phone: (805) 653-1434, Fax: (805) 648-7126
  • Clarion Hotel-ventura Beach, 2055 HBR Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001 , Phone: (805) 643-6000, Fax: (805) 643-7137
  • Motel 6, 2145 E HBR Blvd, Ventura, CA 93003 , Phone: (805) 643-5100
  • Motel 6, 3075 Johnson Dr, Ventura, CA 93003 , Phone: (805) 650-0080, Fax: (805) 339-0926
  • Bella Maggiore Inn, 67 S California St, Ventura, CA 93001 , Phone: (805) 652-0277, Fax: (805) 648-2150
  • Best Western Inn Of Ventura, 708 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001 , Phone: (805) 648-3101, Fax: (805) 648-4019
  • 6 other hotels and motels
All 14 fire-safe hotels and motels in Ventura, California

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
California average:

16.1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Ventura CCD (based on Ventura County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic232,57120
Evangelical Protestant73,341268
Other37,398118
Mainline Protestant22,00665
Black Protestant1,9864
Orthodox1,6807
None454,336-
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: 156
Ventura County:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
Ventura County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 134
Ventura County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 577
Here:

7.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Ventura County:

23.1%
California:

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

19.0%
State:

17.9%

4.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,216 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.47%
California average:

5.03%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($645 average AGI)
Ventura County:

0.09%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.54% ($63,628 average AGI)
from Santa Barbara County, CA  0.27% ($47,465)
from San Diego County, CA  0.19% ($47,903)


4.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,609 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.73%
California average:

5.12%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,059 average AGI)
Ventura County:

0.10%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Los Angeles County, CA  1.34% ($55,089 average AGI)
to Santa Barbara County, CA  0.24% ($45,100)
to San Diego County, CA  0.24% ($45,784)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ventura:

  • KVEN (1450 AM; 1 kW; VENTURA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KUNX (1590 AM; 5 kW; VENTURA, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KOXR (910 AM; 5 kW; OXNARD, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KVTA (1520 AM; 10 kW; PORT HUENEME, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KACD (850 AM; 25 kW; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 50 kW; ORCUTT, CA; Owner: RADIO REPRESENTATIVES, INC.)
  • KSUR (1260 AM; 25 kW; BEVERLY HILLS, CA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ventura:

  • KSSC (107.1 FM; VENTURA, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KDAR (98.3 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: ATEP RADIO, INC.)
  • KMLA (103.7 FM; EL RIO, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KCAQ (104.7 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KOCP (95.9 FM; CAMARILLO, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KFYV (105.5 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING LLC)
  • K271AC (102.1 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KHAY (100.7 FM; VENTURA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KLFH (89.5 FM; OJAI, CA; Owner: SHEPHERD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMRO (90.3 FM; CAMARILLO, CA; Owner: THE ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION, INC.)
  • KCPB (91.1 FM; THOUSAND OAKS, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KFYV-FM2 (105.5 FM; VENTURA, CA; Owner: BUENA VENTURA, INC.)
  • KCZN (96.7 FM; SANTA PAULA, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K272DI (102.3 FM; FILLMORE, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • K210CH (89.9 FM; OAK VIEW, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K254AH (98.7 FM; ISLA VISTA, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • K293AG (106.5 FM; TAFT, CA; Owner: CENTRO CRISTIANO DE FE, INC.)
  • KBBY-FM (95.1 FM; VENTURA, CA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCRU (89.1 FM; OXNARD, CA; Owner: SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KRAZ (105.9 FM; SANTA YNEZ, CA; Owner: KNIGHT BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ventura:

  • KJLA (Channel 57; VENTURA, CA; Owner: KJLA, LLC)
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KADY-TV (Channel 63; OXNARD, CA; Owner: BILTMORE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • K25GV (Channel 25; OXNARD, CA; Owner: CAPITAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K45DU (Channel 45; VENTURA, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Ventura fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ventura)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 141 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Ventura, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 96 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 126 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 622 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ventura)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Ventura)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 159 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 73
  • Hazardous Condition: 42
  • Service Call: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Ventura

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ventura, CA
Most common first names in Ventura, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John36575.9 years
William32275.0 years
Robert29673.3 years
Mary28979.6 years
James23071.6 years
George19077.9 years
Helen18581.4 years
Charles18475.1 years
Dorothy16780.9 years
Margaret16679.1 years
Most common last names in Ventura, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13877.8 years
Johnson8977.9 years
Miller8677.9 years
Brown7473.9 years
Williams7078.2 years
Jones6480.2 years
Wilson6378.0 years
Moore4773.6 years
Nelson4775.2 years
Anderson4679.7 years
Businesses in Ventura, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Justice1
99 Cents Only Stores2KFC1
ALDO1Kohl's1
AT&T3Kroger2
Aeropostale1LA Fitness1
Albertsons1La Quinta1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lane Bryant1
Arby's1Lane Furniture2
AutoZone2LensCrafters1
Avenue1Little Caesars Pizza1
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill1Lowe's1
Barnes & Noble1Macy's1
Baskin-Robbins2Marriott1
Bath & Body Works1MasterBrand Cabinets17
Bed Bath & Beyond1Mazda1
Ben & Jerry's2McDonald's2
Best Western1Motel 62
Blockbuster3Motherhood Maternity1
Burger King2New Balance2
Burlington Coat Factory1Nike9
CVS4Office Depot1
Carl\s Jr.3Old Navy1
Charlotte Russe1Pac Sun1
Chevrolet1Panda Express1
Chipotle2Papa John's Pizza1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless2
Cinnabon 1Penske1
Circle K5PetSmart1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut2
Curves2Quiznos3
DHL1RadioShack3
Dairy Queen1Red Robin1
Decora Cabinetry4Rite Aid2
Dennys1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Discount Tire1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza3Sears2
El Pollo Loco1Sephora1
Ethan Allen1Spencer Gifts1
Express1Sprint Nextel2
Famous Footwear1Starbucks12
FedEx18Subaru1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1T-Mobile6
Foot Locker1Taco Bell2
Ford1Target2
Forever 211The Room Place1
GNC2Torrid1
GameStop3Toyota1
Gap1Toys"R"Us2
Goodwill1Trader Joe's2
Gymboree1U-Haul5
H&M1UPS22
H&R Block4Urban Outfitters1
Holiday Inn2Vans7
Hollister Co.1Verizon Wireless2
Honda1Victoria's Secret1
Hot Topic1Volkswagen1
IHOP1Vons5
JCPenney1Wendy's2
Jack In The Box3Wet Seal1
Jones New York4YMCA1
Journeys1

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  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other group homes (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Mining (population 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales and related occupations: (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Secretaries and administrative assistants (population 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (population 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Social scientists and related workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely lesbian couples (counted as self-reported female-female unmarried-partner households) (population 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in training schools for juvenile delinquents (population 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse (population 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children (population 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) (population 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2000-2002 average to 2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in religious group quarters (population 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards (population 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped (population 50,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Education, training, and library occupations: (population 50,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the mentally retarded (population 50,000+)"
  • #74 (93003) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most offices of physicians in 2005"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (8-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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