West Contra Costa, California

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Population in July 2007: 250,207.
Males: 121,169  (48.4%)
Females: 129,038  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
California median age:  33.3 years

Zip code: 94806

Estimated median household income in 2013: $62,143 (it was $50,025 in 2000)
West Contra Costa:

$62,143
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,821 (it was $22,213 in 2000)

West Contra Costa CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $324,675 (it was $194,300 in 2000)
West Contra Costa:

$324,675
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $519,820; Detached houses: $558,945; Townhouses or other attached units: $372,503; In 2-unit structures: $338,689; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $357,558; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $243,791; Mobile homes: $36,542; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $45,626
  • Races in West Contra Costa, CA (2000)

    West Contra Costa races chart
    • 75,49532.0%White alone
    • 55,72223.6%Hispanic
    • 54,25923.0%Black alone
    • 38,97916.5%Asian alone
    • 8,7013.7%Two or more races
    • 8750.4%American Indian alone
    • 9920.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 9850.4%Other race alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in West Contra Costa: 144.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 68.1 square miles.

Population density: 3,674 people per square mile   (average).

West Contra Costa, California map

For population 25 years and over in West Contra Costa:

  • High school or higher: 79.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Contra Costa CCD:

  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

West Contra Costa CCD:  0.8% ($1,517)
California:  0.8% ($1,564)
West Contra Costa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (346.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: East Richmond Heights, CA (0.9 miles ), Rollingwood, CA (1.0 miles ), San Pablo, CA (1.2 miles ), El Sobrante, CA (1.3 miles ), Richmond, CA (1.3 miles ), North Richmond, CA (1.6 miles ), El Cerrito, CA (1.7 miles ), Tara Hills, CA (1.7 miles ).

Latitude: 37.96 N, Longitude: 122.32 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 510

West Contra Costa household income distribution West Contra Costa home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)

Work and jobs in West Contra Costa: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in West Contra Costa, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

West Contra Costa-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 739% 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 37.2 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 65.8 miles away from West Contra Costa center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 222.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 275.4 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 256.8 miles away from West Contra Costa center
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 190.3 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 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 Contra Costa County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 7, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near West Contra Costa:

  • SAN PABLO HEALTHCARE AND WELLNESS CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)
  • VALE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)
  • BAYCREST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)
  • PROFESSIONAL HEALTHCARE AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)
  • DOCTORS MEDICAL CENTER - SAN PABLO Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)
  • CREEKSIDE HEALTHCARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAN PABLO, CA)
  • GREENRIDGE SENIOR CARE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; RICHMOND, CA)

Amtrak stations near West Contra Costa:

  • 3 miles: RICHMOND (16TH ST. & MACDONALD AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 7 miles: BERKELEY (3RD ST. & UNIVERSITY AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: EMERYVILLE (5885 LANDREGAN ST.) . 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 taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Contra Costa:

  • Contra Costa College (about 2 miles; San Pablo, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,249)
  • Berkeley City College (about 7 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 3,146)
  • University of California-Berkeley (about 7 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 37,127)
  • Laney College (about 12 miles; Oakland, CA; FT enrollment: 5,668)
  • College of Alameda (about 13 miles; Alameda, CA; FT enrollment: 3,071)
  • Academy of Art University (about 13 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 12,352)
  • College of Marin (about 13 miles; Kentfield, CA; FT enrollment: 4,489)

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Notable locations in West Contra Costa: Crockett Marina (A), Camp Herms (B), Summit Booster Station El Cerrito Pumping Plant (C), Richmond Yard (D), Nevada Dock (E), Channel Marina (F), Mira Vista Country Club (G), Richmond Reserve Shipyard (H), Richmond Golf Club (I), Pinole/Hercules Wastewater Treatment Plant (J), Sobrante Water Treatment Plant (K), Veterans Memorial Hall (L), Port Costa Community Center (M), Crockett Historical Museum (N), West Side Branch Richmond Public Library (O), West County Detention Facility (P), Veterans Memorial Building (Q), Shields-Reid Community Center (R), San Pablo Branch Contra Costa County Library (S), San Pablo City Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Moeser Lane Shopping Center (1), El Portal Shopping Center (2), El Cerrito Plaza Shopping Center (3), Appian Eighty Shopping Center (4), Hilltop Mall Shopping Center (5), Pinole Valley Shopping Center (6), Pinole Vista Shopping Center (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in West Contra Costa include: Saint Patricks Roman Catholic Church (A), Saint Patricks Catholic Church (B), Rodeo Presbyterian Church (C), Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church (D), West Contra Costa Christian Center (E), Unity Church of Richmond (F), Trinity Faith Baptist Church of Rodeo (G), The Temple of Faith (H), The Point Gospel Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Joseph Cemetery (1), Rolling Hills Memorial Park (2), Sunset View Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: Summit Reservoir (A), Sobrante Reservoir (B), North Reservoir (C), Maloney Reservoir (D), Selby Reservoir (E), George Whittell Marsh (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Garrity Creek (A), Wildcat Creek (B), Rodeo Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in West Contra Costa include: Alvarado Park (1), Mira Vista Park (2), Rosie the Riveter WWII Home Front National Historical Park (3), Nicholl Park (4), Poinsett Park (5), Tassajara Park (6), Wendell Playground (7), Cerrito Vista Park (8), Arlington Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Point Molate Beach (A), Kellers Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Contra Costa 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 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.377. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.377
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 9.15. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.662. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.662
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.02. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.02
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00320. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00320
U.S.:

0.01468
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.3%
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: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

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

12.4%
Whole state:

14.2%

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

5.8%
Whole state:

6.3%

People in group quarters in West Contra Costa in 2010:

  • 713 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 597 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 355 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 211 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 193 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 135 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 71 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 69 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 7 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 6 people in college/university student housing
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in West Contra Costa in 2000:

  • 886 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 715 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 611 people in nursing homes
  • 138 people in other group homes
  • 67 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 43 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 40 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 37 people in religious group quarters
  • 31 people in institutions for the blind
  • 26 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 25 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 24 people in crews of maritime vessels
  • 19 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 19 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 10 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded

West Contra Costa compared to California state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.9
California average:

16.1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for West Contra Costa CCD (based on Contra Costa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic228,40034
Evangelical Protestant81,120352
Other48,553123
Mainline Protestant32,693101
Black Protestant10,39534
Orthodox2,4358
None645,429-
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: 181
Contra Costa County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 52
Contra Costa County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 178
Contra Costa County:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 683
Here:

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Contra Costa County:

22.2%
California:

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

16.8%
State:

17.9%

6.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($67,111 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($479 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Alameda County, CA  1.77% ($69,267 average AGI)
from San Francisco County, CA  0.52% ($75,223)
from Solano County, CA  0.38% ($50,630)


5.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($63,200 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
California average:

5.12%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($994 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.07%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Alameda County, CA  1.41% ($57,956 average AGI)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.44% ($56,560)
to Solano County, CA  0.39% ($47,181)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Contra Costa:

  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFRC (610 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF LOS ANGELES)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KABL (960 AM; 5 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDYA (1190 AM; 10 kW; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: BAYBRIDGE COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KMZT (1510 AM; 8 kW; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMKY (1310 AM; 5 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Contra Costa:

  • K249DJ (97.7 FM; SAN PABLO, CA; Owner: EL CERRITO HIGH SCHOOL)
  • KSFB-FM (100.7 FM; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLLC (97.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KALX (90.7 FM; BERKELEY, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDFC-FM (102.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KDFC-FM1 (102.1 FM; LAFAYETTE, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KOIT-FM2 (96.5 FM; MARTINEZ, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING CO. C/O KOIT(FM))
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KIOI-FM1 (101.3 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KOIT-FM (96.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KKSF (103.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFOG (104.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KFFG LICO, INC)
  • KISQ (98.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KEAR (106.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around West Contra Costa:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTNC-TV (Channel 42; CONCORD, CA; Owner: KTNC LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • KTSF (Channel 26; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: LINCOLN BROADCASTING COMPANY, A CALIFORNIA LP)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BA22383, 7140 Schmidt Lane (Lat: 37.916806 Lon: -122.301028), Type: Upole, Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WQHK448, Licensee ID: L00127664
    Assigned Frequencies: 19385.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/21/2007, Expiration Date: 08/21/2017, Certifier: Dan Menser
    Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

West Contra Costa on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: U. S. Postal service (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Petroleum and coal products (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Petroleum and coal products (population 50,000+)"
  • #9 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+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most American Indian residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #20 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+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Filipino residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: U. S. Postal service (population 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (population 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Korean residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest differences between morning and afternoon humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Other race residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Hispanic residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest humidity differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander residents"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse (population 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest sunshine amount differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households) (population 50,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
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