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Glenn County, California (CA)

County population in 2016: 28,407 (59% urban, 41% rural); it was 26,453 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,992
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,108
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,868
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,700 (it was 3,304 in 2000)
% of renters here:

36%
State:

44%

Land area: 1315 sq. mi.

Water area: 12.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 22 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Glenn County: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (20.8%), Educational, health and social services (17.0%), Public administration (15.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 35%
  • Government: 22%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 42%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Glenn County, California:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (52.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (40.9%)
  • Asian alone (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
California median age:  36.4 years
Males: 14,430  (50.8%)
Females: 13,977  (49.2%)

Glenn County,CA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Glenn County:

2.0 people
California:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $44,285 ($32,107 in 1999)

This county:

$44,285
California:

$67,739

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $656 (lower quartile is $450, upper quartile is $860)
This county:

$656
State:

$1252


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $251,758 (it was $97,800 in 2000)
Glenn:

$251,758
California:

$477,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $172,259 - $358,311
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,372
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $417

Institutionalized population: 175

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 74
  • Thefts: 101
  • Auto thefts: 0

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 103
  • Thefts: 127
  • Auto thefts: 7
Glenn County, CA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 116 buildings, average cost: $185,300
  • 2008: 44 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $209,600
  • 2010: 45 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2011: 26 buildings, average cost: $179,300
  • 2012: 39 buildings, average cost: $191,400
  • 2013: 28 buildings, average cost: $178,000
  • 2014: 27 buildings, average cost: $185,800
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,941 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,458 (0.6%)

Glenn County household income distribution in 2013 Glenn County home values distribution in 2013 Glenn County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 18.3%
Glenn County:

18.3%
California:

14.3%
(18.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.1% for Black residents, 17.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.7% for American Indian residents, 10.4% for other race residents, 20.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 37.3 years old
(Males: 35.8 years old, Females: 38.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.8 years old, Black residents: 38.5 years old, American Indian residents: 46.3 years old, Asian residents: 45.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.7 years old, Other race residents: 29.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Glenn County is $439 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $578 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $752 a month.

Cities in this county include: Orland, Willows, Hamilton City, Artois, Elk Creek.

Glenn County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Zip codeCityNumber of testsNumber of tests >= 4 pCi/L
95913Artois10
95943Glenn10
95951Hamilton City20
95963Orland30
95988Willows60

2012 air pollution in Glenn County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.029 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 22.5 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: De Witt County, Illinois , Edgar County, Illinois , Delaware County, Pennsylvania , Hocking County, Ohio , Ralls County, Missouri .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 1,058
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 72.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 5,441 (31.8% naturalized citizens)

Glenn County:

19.2%
Whole state:

27.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Glenn County population
  • 2392010 or later
  • 1,4312000 to 2009
  • 1,6101990 to 1999
  • 1,1811980 to 1989
  • 9721970 to 1979
  • 684Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 70.8%

Glenn County marital status for males Glenn County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,841
  • One, attached: 345
  • Two: 222
  • 3 or 4: 499
  • 5 to 9: 294
  • 10 to 19: 213
  • 20 to 49: 182
  • 50 or more: 119
  • Mobile homes: 1,180
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 40

Housing units in Glenn County with a mortgage: 3,500 (120 second mortgage, 381 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,174

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

71.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Glenn County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,1123
Evangelical Protestant2,64831
Mainline Protestant1,3439
Other8325
Black Protestant1911
None16,996-
Glenn County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Glenn County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Glenn County:

5.01 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Glenn County:

7.8%
California:

7.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Glenn County:

24.6%
State:

21.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.9%
State:

17.9%

Agriculture in Glenn County:

Average size of farms: 395 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $179,392
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $755.86
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 25.33%
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 44.91%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 95.46%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $98,679
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 79.58%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.92
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 26.46%
Corn for grain: 13097 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 6556 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 1287 harvested acres
Vegetables: 623 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 65,134 acres

Earthquake activity:

Glenn County-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 683% 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 119.0 miles away from Glenn County center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 187.6 miles away from the county 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 106.5 miles away from the county center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 147.2 miles away from the county center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 260.6 miles away from Glenn County center
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 171.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • California Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3248: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3248, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • California Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: February 02, 1998 to April 30, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1203: February 09, 1998, FEMA Id: 1203, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • California Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: December 28, 1996 to April 01, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1155: January 04, 1997, FEMA Id: 1155, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • California Severe Winter Storms, Flooding, Landslides, Mud Flows, Incident Period: February 13, 1995 to April 19, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1046: March 12, 1995, FEMA Id: 1046, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • California Severe Winter Storms, Flooding, Landslides, Mud Flows, Incident Period: January 03, 1995 to February 10, 1995, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1044: January 10, 1995, FEMA Id: 1044, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • California Severe Freeze, Incident Period: December 19, 1990 to January 03, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-894: February 11, 1991, FEMA Id: 894, Natural disaster type: Freeze
  • California SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: February 12, 1986 to March 10, 1986, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-758: February 21, 1986, FEMA Id: 758, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • California COASTAL STORMS, FLOODS, SLIDES, TORNADOES, Incident Period: January 21, 1983 to March 30, 1983, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-677: February 09, 1983, FEMA Id: 677, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • California Drought, Incident Period: January 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3023: January 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3023, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • California SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: January 25, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-412: January 25, 1974, FEMA Id: 412, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Glenn County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (83%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Laos (1%)
  • Indonesia (1%)
  • Bahamas (1%)
  • Vietnam (1%)
  • Canada (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Glenn County


  • American (11%)
  • German (5%)
  • Portuguese (3%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • English (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Glenn County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,204 (76.8%)
  • Carpooled: 1,048 (11.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 27 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 112 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 99 (1.1%)
  • Walked: 362 (3.9%)
  • Worked at home: 535 (5.7%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Glenn County, California in 2000:

  • 116 people in state prisons
  • 103 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 77 people in nursing homes
  • 68 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 14 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 6 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 4 people in other group homes

People in group quarters in Glenn County, California in 2010:

  • 113 people in college/university student housing
  • 83 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 73 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 11 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 6 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,704.

5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,106 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
California average:

5.03%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.38% relocated from other counties in California ($26,253 average AGI)
1.14% relocated from other states ($6,853 average AGI)
Glenn County:

1.14%
California average:

1.68%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Butte County, CA  1.58% ($29,061 average AGI)
from Tehama County, CA  0.54% ($33,471)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.26% ($20,667)
from Colusa County, CA  0.23% ($35,727)
from Sacramento County, CA  0.20% ($26,526)
from Shasta County, CA  0.16% ($37,800)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,448 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
California average:

5.12%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.42% relocated to other counties in California ($23,315 average AGI)
1.47% relocated to other states ($9,133 average AGI)
Glenn County:

1.47%
California average:

1.74%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Butte County, CA  1.90% ($33,899 average AGI)
to Tehama County, CA  0.59% ($32,018)
to Colusa County, CA  0.27% ($31,320)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.20% ($21,737)
to San Joaquin County, CA  0.11% ($33,700)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.4

Births per 1000 population in Glenn County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Glenn County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Glenn County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Glenn County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Glenn County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Glenn County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Glenn County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Glenn County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Glenn County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,464 (3,688 aged, 776 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,127 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Glenn County, California in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (344)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (250)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (215)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (177)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (116)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (106)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (95)
  • Unspecified dementia (81)
  • Congestive heart failure (74)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (52)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 24%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 195.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 148.1
  • Other - 47.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 28,407
  • In family households: 24,387 (3,552 male householders, 3,350 female householders)
    5,271 spouses, 9,430 children (8,906 natural, 235 adopted, 287 stepchildren), 509 grandchildren, 380 brothers or sisters, 468 parents, 570 other relatives, 814 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,701 (1,347 male householders (1,079 living alone)), 1,659 female householders (1,441 living alone)), 681 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 321

Size of family households: 2,541 2-persons, 1,385 3-persons, 1,663 4-persons, 789 5-persons, 413 6-persons, 104 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,520 1-person, 412 2-persons, 44 3-persons, 20 4-persons.

4,912 married couples with children.
1,854 single-parent households (632 men, 1,222 women).

60.8% of residents of Glenn speak English at home.
35.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
2.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (67% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $183,647,000 ($6,681 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,333,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $56,081,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $35,425,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $31,340,000
Federal grants: $42,293,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,965,000 ($190,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $14,544,000 ($332,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $11,165,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $12,693,000
Federal Government insurance: $120,387,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,162
Here:

78 per 1000 residents
State:

77 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,220
Here:

44 per 1000 residents
State:

34 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +674
Here:

+24 per 1000 residents
State:

+39 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -276
Here -10 per 1000 residents
State -18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Glenn County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.37 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.0

Year house built in Glenn County, California Note: State values scaled to Glenn County population
  • 882014 or later
  • 6242010 to 2013
  • 1,1942000 to 2009
  • 1,2251990 to 1999
  • 1,4071980 to 1989
  • 1,7351970 to 1979
  • 1,3041960 to 1969
  • 1,7621950 to 1959
  • 7391940 to 1949
  • 1,0581939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Glenn County, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Glenn County, California Note: State values scaled to Glenn County population
  • 221 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 773 rooms
  • 5814 rooms
  • 1,8515 rooms
  • 1,3106 rooms
  • 8737 rooms
  • 4168 rooms
  • 4779+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Glenn County, California Note: State values scaled to Glenn County population
  • 501 room
  • 2512 rooms
  • 5933 rooms
  • 1,1304 rooms
  • 1,2435 rooms
  • 6196 rooms
  • 2237 rooms
  • 748 rooms
  • 309+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Glenn County, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Glenn County, California Note: State values scaled to Glenn County population
  • 21no bedroom
  • 1091 bedroom
  • 9622 bedrooms
  • 3,3523 bedrooms
  • 9594 bedrooms
  • 2235+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Glenn County, California Note: State values scaled to Glenn County population
  • 65no bedroom
  • 7751 bedroom
  • 1,8142 bedrooms
  • 1,4243 bedrooms
  • 1354 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Glenn County, California in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Glenn County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Glenn County population
  • 166no vehicle
  • 1,0741 vehicle
  • 2,3692 vehicles
  • 1,3433 vehicles
  • 5394 vehicles
  • 1545+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Glenn County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Glenn County population
  • 505no vehicle
  • 1,7711 vehicle
  • 1,2362 vehicles
  • 5883 vehicles
  • 1134 vehicles
  • 495+ vehicles

90.9% of Glenn County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 90% lived in California.

Glenn County:

90.9%
State average:

86.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 19,696
  • Other state: 3,052
  • Northeast: 542
  • Midwest: 761
  • South: 697
  • West: 1,052
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Glenn County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 40.8%Utility gas
  • 21.2%Wood
  • 20.5%Electricity
  • 14.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Solar energy
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 46.3%Utility gas
  • 37.5%Electricity
  • 9.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.4%Wood
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 229
Here:

6.6%
California:

7.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 64
Here:

3.7%
California:

7.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 36
Here:

3.0%
California:

15.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Glenn County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Welfare - Other: $578,000
    Police Protection: $430,000
    Corrections - Other: $265,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $211,000
    Fire Protection: $117,000
    General: $94,000
  • Current Operations - Welfare - Other: $14,908,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $12,465,000
    Health Services - Other: $8,108,000
    Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $4,523,000
    Regular Highways: $4,151,000
    Corrections - Other: $4,075,000
    Police Protection: $4,026,000
    General - Other: $3,159,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,788,000
    Financial Administration: $1,911,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,481,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,341,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,185,000
    Transit Utilities: $754,000
    Fire Protection: $325,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $298,000
    Libraries: $223,000
    Own Hospitals: $216,000
    Air Transportation: $184,000
    Welfare, Cash Assistance - Other: $93,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $5,000
    Sewerage: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,416,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $459,000
    Regular Highways: $180,000
    General - Other: $53,000
    Central Staff: $39,000
    Corrections - Other: $36,000
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $26,000
    Police Protection: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $9,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $21,723,000

Glenn County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $268,000
  • Charges - All Other: $4,500,000
    Solid Waste Management: $977,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $210,000
    Hospital Public: $80,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $25,000
    Regular Highways: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,420,000
    Education: $1,211,000
    General Support: $256,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $868,000
    All Other: $610,000
    Transit Utilities: $552,000
    Education: $279,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,344,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,236,000
    Rents: $16,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $151,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $18,770,000
    Education: $13,207,000
    General Support: $4,432,000
    Highways: $4,152,000
    All Other: $4,005,000
    Health & Hospitals: $3,294,000
    Transit Utilities: $82,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,062,000
    Total General Sales: $946,000
    NEC: $539,000
    Public Utilities: $527,000
    Other Selective Sales: $9,000

Glenn County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $19,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $19,000

Glenn County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $42,817,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,182
  • Number of aged recipients: 191
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 991
  • Number of recipients under 18: 119
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 748
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 315
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 592
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 624
Glenn County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Glenn County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Glenn County, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John17475.5 years
Mary13479.4 years
Robert12573.3 years
William11473.7 years
Charles9677.7 years
James9572.8 years
George8476.9 years
Frank7377.3 years
Joseph5676.6 years
Dorothy5677.8 years
Most common last names in Glenn County, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6977.4 years
Johnson6075.1 years
Davis4078.9 years
Brown3776.5 years
Lewis2675.1 years
Wilson2677.6 years
Miller2475.8 years
Jones2471.3 years
Martin2376.0 years
Thompson2373.5 years
Businesses in Glenn County, CA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Motel 61
Baymont Inn1RadioShack1
Burger King2Starbucks1
CVS1Subway1
Circle K1Super 81
Curves1Taco Bell2
Days Inn1Travelodge1
Dennys1True Value2
FedEx3U-Haul3
H&R Block2UPS3
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
McDonald's1

Glenn County on our top lists:

  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"