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Modoc County, California (CA)

County population in 2017: 9,145 (30% urban, 70% rural); it was 9,449 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,369
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,417
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,675
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,278 (it was 1,109 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

44%

Land area: 3944 sq. mi.

Water area: 259.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 2 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Modoc County: 91.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (26.1%), Educational, health and social services (16.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 50%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 43%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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  • Races in Modoc County, CA (2017)
    • 6,95873.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,34914.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3874.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1381.5%Two or more races
    • 1001.1%Asian alone
    • 650.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 70.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.04%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

48.3 years
California median age:

36.5 years
Males: 4,727  (51.7%)
Females: 4,418  (48.3%)

Modoc County,CA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Modoc County:

2.0 people
California:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,008 ($27,522 in 1999)
This county:

$42,008
California:

$71,805

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $571 (lower quartile is $417, upper quartile is $668)
This county:

$571
State:

$1320


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $164,400 (it was $72,900 in 2000)
Modoc:

$164,400
California:

$509,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $100,126 - $266,434
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,035
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $335

Institutionalized population: 217

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 16
  • Thefts: 35
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 33
  • Thefts: 38
  • Auto thefts: 3
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 16 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2006: 22 buildings, average cost: $174,700
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $113,700
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $107,700
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $164,400
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $186,200
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $180,100
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $180,100
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $112,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Modoc, CA residents
Average permit cost in Modoc, CA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,323 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,009 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Modoc, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Modoc, CA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Modoc, CA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.0%
Modoc County:

16.0%
California:

13.3%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.4% for Black residents, 25.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 50.0% for other race residents, 13.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 48.3 years old
(Males: 47.9 years old, Females: 49.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 53.7 years old, Black residents: 39.3 years old, American Indian residents: 35.1 years old, Asian residents: 53.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 34.1 years old, Other race residents: 41.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Modoc County is $479 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $627 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $893 a month.

Cities in this county include: Alturas, Surprise Valley, Tule Lake, Adin-Lookout, California Pines, Cedarville, Newell, Canby, Adin, Daphnedale Park.

Modoc 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
96006Adin20
96101Alturas50
96104Cedarville52
96110Eagleville10
96112Fort Bidwell283
96116Likely11

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Neighboring counties: Kane County, Illinois , Lucas County, Ohio , Ulster County, New York , Will County, Illinois .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.8%
California:

4.6%

Unemployment by year in Modoc, CA
County total employment by year in Modoc, CA
County average yearly wages by year in Modoc, CA

Current college students: 192
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 649 (20.6% naturalized citizens)

Modoc County:

7.1%
Whole state:

26.9%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 382010 or later
  • 2322000 to 2009
  • 1101990 to 1999
  • 1541980 to 1989
  • 841970 to 1979
  • 138Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 83.9%

Modoc County marital status for males Modoc County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,385
  • One, attached: 54
  • Two: 37
  • 3 or 4: 64
  • 5 to 9: 83
  • 10 to 19: 29
  • 20 to 49: 35
  • 50 or more: 13
  • Mobile homes: 583

Housing units in Modoc County with a mortgage: 1,290 (8 second mortgage, 72 home equity loan, 11 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,431

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

70.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Modoc County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6062
Other3633
Evangelical Protestant3508
Mainline Protestant1463
None8,221-
Modoc 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: 6
Modoc County:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Modoc County:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

8.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Modoc County:

8.3%
California:

7.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Modoc County:

22.4%
State:

21.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.2%
State:

17.9%

Agriculture in Modoc County:

Average size of farms: 1423 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $122,746
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $305.28
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 37.26%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $121,704
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 17.73%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 86.03%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $101,726
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.79%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.35
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.02%
All wheat for grain: 3763 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,000 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Modoc County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below California state average. It is 498% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 185.8 miles away from Modoc County center
On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 270.8 miles away from the 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 254.6 miles away from the county center
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 184.6 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 189.6 miles away from Modoc County center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
On 1/22/1923 at 09:04:18, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 247.3 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 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 Storm, Winter Storm, Mud & Landslides, Flooding, Incident Period: January 05, 1993 to March 20, 1993, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-979: February 03, 1993, FEMA Id: 979, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • 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 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: February 16, 1970, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-283: February 16, 1970, FEMA Id: 283, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • California SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: January 26, 1969, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-253: January 26, 1969, FEMA Id: 253, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • California Heavy Rains & Flooding, Incident Period: December 24, 1964, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-183: December 24, 1964, FEMA Id: 183, Natural disaster type: Flood, Heavy Rain

The number of natural disasters in Modoc County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Modoc

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,108 (69.5%)
  • Carpooled: 207 (6.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 15 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 23 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 183 (6.0%)
  • Worked at home: 519 (17.1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (61%)
  • Canada (11%)
  • Other South America (7%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Sweden (2%)
  • Cambodia (2%)
  • Vietnam (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Modoc County


  • German (12%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • American (7%)
  • English (6%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 152 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 140 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 77 people in nursing homes
  • 24 people in halfway houses
  • 9 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 5 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 126 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 116 people in state prisons
  • 60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 14 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 13 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,996.

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,523 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
California average:

5.03%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.52% relocated from other counties in California ($35,710 average AGI)
1.60% relocated from other states ($10,813 average AGI)
Modoc County:

1.60%
California average:

1.72%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shasta County, CA  0.90% ($38,962 average AGI)


6.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,031 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.71%
California average:

5.21%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.84% relocated to other counties in California ($20,634 average AGI)
2.87% relocated to other states ($19,397 average AGI)
Modoc County:

2.87%
California average:

1.90%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shasta County, CA  0.80% ($36,957 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.0

Births per 1000 population in Modoc County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Modoc County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Modoc County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 23.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Modoc County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Modoc County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Modoc County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Modoc County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Modoc County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Modoc County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,109 (1,678 aged, 431 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 150 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (150)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (107)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (98)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (70)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (61)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (52)
  • Congestive heart failure (43)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (37)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (35)
  • Unspecified dementia (35)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,145
  • In family households: 6,612 (1,451 male householders, 670 female householders)
    1,760 spouses, 2,173 children (1,942 natural, 50 adopted, 183 stepchildren), 66 grandchildren, 145 brothers or sisters, 60 parents, 94 other relatives, 171 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,028 (738 male householders (635 living alone)), 811 female householders (692 living alone)), 476 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 508

Size of family households: 1,339 2-persons, 260 3-persons, 204 4-persons, 162 5-persons, 93 6-persons, 77 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,328 1-person, 206 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 4 4-persons.

1,235 married couples with children.
338 single-parent households (146 men, 192 women).

85.8% of residents of Modoc speak English at home.
11.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (51% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $95,575,000 ($9,957 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $15,875,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $28,502,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $14,281,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,596,000
Federal grants: $17,525,000
Federal procurement contracts: $17,257,000 ($11,997,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $15,415,000 ($2,802,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $311,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,597,000
Federal Government insurance: $13,672,000

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

Births: 407
Here:

43 per 1000 residents
State:

77 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 566
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

34 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +75
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+39 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +171
Here +18 per 1000 residents
State -18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Modoc County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.14 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.0

Year house built in Modoc County, California
  • Year house built in Modoc County, California
  • 02014 or later
  • 62010 to 2013
  • 5832000 to 2009
  • 4361990 to 1999
  • 1,0311980 to 1989
  • 1,0121970 to 1979
  • 4271960 to 1969
  • 4401950 to 1959
  • 2691940 to 1949
  • 1,0491939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Modoc County, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Modoc County, California
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Modoc County, California
  • 01 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 1253 rooms
  • 6384 rooms
  • 6035 rooms
  • 6556 rooms
  • 2337 rooms
  • 2108 rooms
  • 2369+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Modoc County, California
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Modoc County, California
  • 421 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 1193 rooms
  • 3124 rooms
  • 2645 rooms
  • 876 rooms
  • 637 rooms
  • 378 rooms
  • 429+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Modoc County, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Modoc County, California
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Modoc County, California
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1211 bedroom
  • 7822 bedrooms
  • 1,3963 bedrooms
  • 2944 bedrooms
  • 935+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Modoc County, California
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Modoc County, California
  • 41no bedroom
  • 1161 bedroom
  • 5002 bedrooms
  • 2153 bedrooms
  • 624 bedrooms
  • 475+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Modoc County, California in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Modoc County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Modoc County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 107no vehicle
  • 8501 vehicle
  • 9292 vehicles
  • 4663 vehicles
  • 2584 vehicles
  • 715+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Modoc County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Modoc County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 33no vehicle
  • 4551 vehicle
  • 3252 vehicles
  • 1053 vehicles
  • 744 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

88.4% of Modoc County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 23% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in California.

Modoc County:

88.4%
State average:

87.0%

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

  • This state: 5,093
  • Other state: 3,307
  • Northeast: 334
  • Midwest: 663
  • South: 469
  • West: 1,864
Year householders moved into unit in Modoc County, CA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Modoc County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 52.4%Wood
  • 17.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.9%Electricity
  • 6.4%Utility gas
  • 6.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 37.0%Electricity
  • 32.9%Wood
  • 17.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 225
Here:

25.8%
California:

8.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 45
Here:

12.5%
California:

8.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
California:

15.1%

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

Modoc County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,770,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $113,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,067,000
    Other: $789,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $31,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $98,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $7,077,000
    Health - Other: $5,480,000
    Regular Highways: $5,128,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,944,000
    Police Protection: $2,095,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,421,000
    General - Other: $1,397,000
    Financial Administration: $1,186,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,070,000
    Correctional Institutions: $999,000
    Solid Waste Management: $872,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $759,000
    General Public Buildings: $467,000
    Libraries: $312,000
    Corrections - Other: $282,000
    Air Transportation: $252,000
    Water Utilities: $194,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $136,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,874,000
    Education: $1,143,000
    Other: $917,000
    General Local Government Support: $874,000
    Air Transportation: $215,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $557,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $104,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $301,000
    Other: $58,000
    Health and Hospitals: $34,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $252,000
    General Revenue - Other: $188,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $123,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $48,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Interest Earnings: $-95,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $257,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $91,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $83,000
    Police Protection: $64,000
    General - Other: $38,000
    Health - Other: $27,000
    General Public Building: $23,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,938,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $222,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $7,137,000
    Education: $5,422,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,792,000
    Other: $3,467,000
    Highways: $2,664,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,555,000
    Housing and Community Development: $109,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,599,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $283,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $67,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $62,000
    Other License: $45,000
    Other Selective Sales: $41,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,231,000

Modoc County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,770,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $113,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,067,000
    Other: $789,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $31,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $98,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $7,077,000
    Health - Other: $5,480,000
    Regular Highways: $5,128,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,944,000
    Police Protection: $2,095,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,421,000
    General - Other: $1,397,000
    Financial Administration: $1,186,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,070,000
    Correctional Institutions: $999,000
    Solid Waste Management: $872,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $759,000
    General Public Buildings: $467,000
    Libraries: $312,000
    Corrections - Other: $282,000
    Air Transportation: $252,000
    Water Utilities: $194,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $136,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,874,000
    Education: $1,143,000
    Other: $917,000
    General Local Government Support: $874,000
    Air Transportation: $215,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $557,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $104,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $301,000
    Other: $58,000
    Health and Hospitals: $34,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $252,000
    General Revenue - Other: $188,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $123,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $48,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Interest Earnings: $-95,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $257,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $91,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $83,000
    Police Protection: $64,000
    General - Other: $38,000
    Health - Other: $27,000
    General Public Building: $23,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,938,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $222,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $7,137,000
    Education: $5,422,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,792,000
    Other: $3,467,000
    Highways: $2,664,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,555,000
    Housing and Community Development: $109,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,599,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $283,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $67,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $62,000
    Other License: $45,000
    Other Selective Sales: $41,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,231,000

Modoc County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,770,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $113,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,067,000
    Other: $789,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $31,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $98,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $7,077,000
    Health - Other: $5,480,000
    Regular Highways: $5,128,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,944,000
    Police Protection: $2,095,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,421,000
    General - Other: $1,397,000
    Financial Administration: $1,186,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,070,000
    Correctional Institutions: $999,000
    Solid Waste Management: $872,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $759,000
    General Public Buildings: $467,000
    Libraries: $312,000
    Corrections - Other: $282,000
    Air Transportation: $252,000
    Water Utilities: $194,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $136,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,874,000
    Education: $1,143,000
    Other: $917,000
    General Local Government Support: $874,000
    Air Transportation: $215,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $557,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $104,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $301,000
    Other: $58,000
    Health and Hospitals: $34,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $252,000
    General Revenue - Other: $188,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $123,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $48,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Interest Earnings: $-95,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $257,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $91,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $83,000
    Police Protection: $64,000
    General - Other: $38,000
    Health - Other: $27,000
    General Public Building: $23,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,938,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $222,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $7,137,000
    Education: $5,422,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,792,000
    Other: $3,467,000
    Highways: $2,664,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,555,000
    Housing and Community Development: $109,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,599,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $283,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $67,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $62,000
    Other License: $45,000
    Other Selective Sales: $41,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,231,000

Modoc County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $1,770,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $113,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,067,000
    Other: $789,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $31,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $98,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $7,077,000
    Health - Other: $5,480,000
    Regular Highways: $5,128,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,944,000
    Police Protection: $2,095,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,421,000
    General - Other: $1,397,000
    Financial Administration: $1,186,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,070,000
    Correctional Institutions: $999,000
    Solid Waste Management: $872,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $759,000
    General Public Buildings: $467,000
    Libraries: $312,000
    Corrections - Other: $282,000
    Air Transportation: $252,000
    Water Utilities: $194,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $136,000
    Parks and Recreation: $40,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,874,000
    Education: $1,143,000
    Other: $917,000
    General Local Government Support: $874,000
    Air Transportation: $215,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $557,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $104,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $301,000
    Other: $58,000
    Health and Hospitals: $34,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $252,000
    General Revenue - Other: $188,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $123,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $48,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
    Rents: $10,000
    Interest Earnings: $-95,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $257,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $91,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $83,000
    Police Protection: $64,000
    General - Other: $38,000
    Health - Other: $27,000
    General Public Building: $23,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,938,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $222,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $7,137,000
    Education: $5,422,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,792,000
    Other: $3,467,000
    Highways: $2,664,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,555,000
    Housing and Community Development: $109,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,599,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $283,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $67,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $62,000
    Other License: $45,000
    Other Selective Sales: $41,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,231,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 453
  • Number of aged recipients: 54
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 399
  • Number of recipients under 18: 30
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 314
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 109
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 224
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 249
Most common first names in Modoc County, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4173.9 years
Mary3280.2 years
James3170.6 years
Robert2970.6 years
George2776.9 years
William2774.6 years
Charles2776.3 years
Dorothy2379.2 years
Helen1873.9 years
Richard1672.3 years
Most common last names in Modoc County, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3374.6 years
Clark1483.7 years
Johnson1480.2 years
Miller1377.2 years
Nelson1383.6 years
Brown1276.2 years
Cantrall1283.6 years
Allen1171.2 years
Porter1176.6 years
Davis1073.7 years
Businesses in Modoc County, CA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Rite Aid1
Best Western1Super 81
Chevrolet1True Value2
FedEx2U.S. Cellular1
MasterBrand Cabinets2UPS1
Quiznos1Vans1
RadioShack1