For population 25 years and over in Westwood:
For population 15 years and over in Westwood CDP:
21 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $958 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chico, CA (58.9 miles , pop. 59,954).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (123.5 miles , pop. 407,018).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (453.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Hamilton Branch, CA (2.3 miles ), East Shore, CA (2.4 miles) , Lake Almanor Peninsula, CA (2.6 miles ), Lake Almanor Country Club, CA (2.9 miles ), Canyondam, CA (3.2 miles) , Prattville, CA (3.2 miles) , Almanor, CA (3.3 miles) , Lake Almanor West, CA (3.4 miles ).
Latitude: 40.31 N, Longitude: 121.00 W
Area code: 530
Westwood tourist attractions:
Work and jobs in Westwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Westwood, California
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Westwood-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below California state average. It is 284% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/1/1975 at 20:20:12, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.7 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 59.3 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 77.0 miles away from Westwood center
On 8/10/2001 at 20:19:26, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.1 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 09:53:30, a magnitude 5.3 (4.7 MB, 5.3 ML, 4.8 MW, Depth: 6.4 mi) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/1993 at 21:48:35, a magnitude 5.1 (4.8 MB, 4.8 ML, 5.1 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from Westwood center
On 11/5/1997 at 17:49:28, a magnitude 4.8 (4.4 MB, 4.8 ML, 4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 28.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lassen County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Landslides: 4, Storms: 4, 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: Heather Locklear - (born 1961), actress, model, Carla Jimenez - Actor.
Hospitals/medical centers near Westwood:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westwood:
Public high schools in Westwood:
See full list of schools located in Westwood, School District: WESTWOOD UNIFIED
Public elementary/middle schools in Westwood:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.8%
(20.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.4% 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, 0.0% 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)
Westwood compared to California state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Westwood (based on Lassen County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 15.89%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.51% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,364 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.23% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,916 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Westwood, CA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Westwood)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Westwood, CA
Westwood on our top lists:
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.