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 2017: $74,901 (it was $50,025 in 2000)
West Contra Costa:

$74,901
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,213 (it was $22,213 in 2000)

West Contra Costa CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $491,721 (it was $194,300 in 2000)
West Contra Costa:

$491,721
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $724,845; detached houses: $775,881; townhouses or other attached units: $546,092; in 2-unit structures: $528,297; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $486,642; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $391,975; mobile homes: $74,753; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $134,580
March 2019 cost of living index in West Contra Costa: 163.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in West Contra Costa, CA (2000)
    • 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

Races in West Contra Costa detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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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
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
West Contra Costa CCD:

0.8% ($1,517)
California:

0.8% ($1,564)

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

Distribution of median household income in West Contra Costa, CA in 2017
West Contra Costa satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
California:

4.6%
Most common industries in West Contra Costa, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.8%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Health care (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
Most common occupations in West Contra Costa, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.1%)
  • Computer specialists (3.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
  • Registered nurses (3.2%)

Average climate in West Contra Costa, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

West Contra Costa, California average temperatures West Contra Costa, California average precipitation West Contra Costa, California humidity West Contra Costa, California wind speed West Contra Costa, California snowfall West Contra Costa, California sunshine West Contra Costa, California clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.419. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.419
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.67. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.67
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.457. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.457
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 12.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.0115. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0115
U.S.:

0.0098

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 West Contra Costa 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 West Contra Costa 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 (13).
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)

Points of interest:

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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
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 intellectually disabled

For population 15 years and over in West Contra Costa:

Marital status in West Contra Costa, CA
  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

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
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

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Contra Costa County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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.
California:

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

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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%

6.39% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($99,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($4,127 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Alameda County, CA  1.84% ($91,463 average AGI)
from San Francisco County, CA  0.57% ($117,213)
from San Mateo County, CA  0.37% ($104,054)


6.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($86,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
California average:

5.21%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,145 average AGI)
Contra Costa County:

0.07%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Alameda County, CA  1.21% ($81,637 average AGI)
to Solano County, CA  0.49% ($60,452)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.35% ($86,722)

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: 09/26/2017, Expiration Date: 08/21/2027, Certifier: Dan Menser, Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in West Contra Costa, CA
  • 82.8%Utility gas
  • 14.9%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in West Contra Costa, CA
  • 69.0%Utility gas
  • 28.1%Electricity
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Wood


West Contra Costa compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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.

West Contra Costa on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: child care workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: u. s. postal service (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: private households (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: secretaries and administrative assistants (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: rail and water transportation workers (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: petroleum and coal products (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: petroleum and coal products (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: u. s. postal service (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: life and physical scientists (population 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: cashiers (population 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: construction laborers (population 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: rail transportation (population 50,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: private households (population 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: food (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: social assistance (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: social assistance (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: beverage and tobacco products (population 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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