For population 25 years and over in Weed:
For population 15 years and over in Weed city:
295 residents are foreign born (4.2% Latin America, 3.1% Asia, 1.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $708 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Redding, CA (58.6 miles , pop. 80,865).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (204.3 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (552.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Carrick, CA (1.4 miles) , Edgewood, CA (1.8 miles) , Mount Shasta, CA (2.9 miles ), Gazelle, CA (3.1 miles) , Dunsmuir, CA (3.9 miles ), Grenada, CA (4.1 miles ), McCloud, CA (4.2 miles ), Montague, CA (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.42 N, Longitude: 122.38 W
Area code: 530
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Crime in Weed detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 15 (10 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -170 (-5.4%).
Work and jobs in Weed: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Weed, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Weed-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 190% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/21/1993 at 03:28:55, a magnitude 6.0 (5.7 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.0 MW, 5.9 ML, Depth: 6.6 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 64.1 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 1 other deaths)
On 9/21/1993 at 05:45:33, a magnitude 6.0 (5.6 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.0 MW, 6.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.5 miles away from Weed center
On 11/26/1998 at 19:49:53, a magnitude 5.4 (5.0 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 ML, Depth: 14.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 55.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/4/1993 at 22:15:19, a magnitude 5.4 (5.2 MB, 5.2 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.4 ML, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 63.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/30/2008 at 03:03:06, a magnitude 5.4 (5.4 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.4 MW, Depth: 18.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from Weed center
On 12/26/1994 at 14:10:29, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.5 MW, 5.3 MD, Depth: 14.4 mi) earthquake occurred 99.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Siskiyou County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mario Pastega - Philanthropist, Maurice A. Preston - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Pamela Courson - Girlfriend of the singer Jim Morrison, Will Sherman - Football player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Weed:
Airports located in Weed:
Amtrak station near Weed:
Local government website: weedcity.siskiyous.edu
College/University in Weed:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Weed:
See full list of schools located in Weed, map of school districts: WEED UNION ELEMENTARY, SISKIYOU UNION HIGH
Public elementary/middle schools in Weed:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Weed and their reported violations in the past:WEED GOLF CLUB, INC. (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TRAILER LANE RV PARK (Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Weed that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 22.1%
(22.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.2% for Black residents, 20.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 9.4% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
79 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
44 people in nursing homes
Weed compared to California state average:
Banks with branches in Weed (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Weed, California:
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Religion statistics for Weed (based on Siskiyou County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.38%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 21
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Weed government finances in 2002:
6.90% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,173 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($165 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,343 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Weed fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Weed, CA
Total length: 49 meters (161ft)
Total average daily traffic: 103,860
Total average daily truck traffic: 31,994
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Weed)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Weed, CA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Weed)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Weed)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Weed, CA
Weed on our top lists:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.