Cedar Ridge, California

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Population in 2010: 1,132.
Males: 547  (48.4%)
Females: 585  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

54.4 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 95370, 95383.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,075
Cedar Ridge:

$58,075
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,398

Cedar Ridge CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $314,210
Cedar Ridge:

$314,210
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $354,604; detached houses: $352,484

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,376.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cedar Ridge: 95.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.9%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Cedar Ridge, CA (2017)
    • 86488.0%White alone
    • 686.9%Hispanic
    • 151.5%Two or more races
    • 60.6%American Indian alone
    • 40.4%Asian alone
    • 30.3%Black alone

Races in Cedar Ridge detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: German (11.1%), American (8.1%), Irish (8.1%), Italian (6.6%), English (5.0%), Norwegian (5.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

8 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.8%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,033 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,952 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Loomis Basin-Folsom Lake, CA (29.8 miles , pop. 67,397).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Sacramento, CA (50.6 miles , pop. 407,018).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (382.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Grass Valley, CA (1.6 miles ),
Nevada City, CA (2.1 miles ),
Alta Sierra, CA (2.3 miles ),
Rough and Ready, CA (2.6 miles ),
Colfax, CA (2.8 miles ),
Penn Valley, CA (3.0 miles ),
Dutch Flat, CA (3.1 miles),
Lake Wildwood, CA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.20 N, Longitude: 121.02 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 530

Distribution of median household income in Cedar Ridge, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Cedar Ridge, CA in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.8%
California:

4.6%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 111. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

111
U.S.:

74
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.53
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 43.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

43.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.45. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.45
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Cedar Ridge-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 738% 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 135.4 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 207.4 miles away from Cedar Ridge center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 165.2 miles away from Cedar Ridge center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 261.8 miles away from the city center
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 150.1 miles away from Cedar Ridge center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
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 180.5 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 Tuolumne County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Fires: 2, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Cedar Ridge:

  • CRYSTAL RIDGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • SPRING HILL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • SIERRA NEVADA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • GOLDEN EMPIRE CONV HOSP (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • WOLF CREEK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • SIERRA NEVADA HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)
  • OAK PARK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GRASS VALLEY, CA)

Amtrak stations near Cedar Ridge:

  • 3 miles: GRASS VALLEY (125 E. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 5 miles: NEVADA CITY (301 SACRAMENTO ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking.
  • 8 miles: COLFAX (CHURCH ST. & SP TRACKS) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cedar Ridge:

  • Yuba College (about 29 miles; Marysville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,737)
  • Sierra College (about 30 miles; Rocklin, CA; FT enrollment: 11,488)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 38 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)
  • American River College (about 42 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 20,452)
  • Butte College (about 46 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 8,649)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Northern California Inc (about 48 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 3,193)
  • University of Phoenix-Sacramento Valley Campus (about 49 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 2,855)

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Notable location: Tuolumne County Fire Department Station 58 Cedar Ridge (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tuolumne 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:

2.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

73.7%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.4%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
59 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Cedar Ridge:

Marital status in Cedar Ridge, CA
  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 50.1%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 22.2%

For population 25 years and over in Cedar Ridge:

  • High school or higher: 91.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 45.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
California average:

15.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cedar Ridge, CA (based on Tuolumne County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic14,7285
Evangelical Protestant7,72741
Other1,59710
Mainline Protestant7969
Orthodox591
None30,458-
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: 14
Tuolumne County:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Here:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Here:

3.77 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
This county:

12.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.3%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

22.8%
State:

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

14.3%
California:

17.9%

6.48% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,755 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
California average:

5.03%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Stanislaus County, CA  0.84% ($64,369 average AGI)
from Calaveras County, CA  0.49% ($42,465)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.46% ($83,892)


5.79% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($49,795 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
California average:

5.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Stanislaus County, CA  0.67% ($48,933 average AGI)
to Calaveras County, CA  0.44% ($38,114)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.25% ($34,531)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cedar Ridge:

  • KNCO (830 AM; 5 kW; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: NEVADA COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KAHI (950 AM; 10 kW; AUBURN, CA; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLIB (1110 AM; 10 kW; ROSEVILLE, CA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KFSG (1690 AM; 10 kW; ROSEVILLE, CA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KMYC (1410 AM; 5 kW; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: THOMAS F. HUTH)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cedar Ridge:

  • KVMR (89.5 FM; NEVADA CITY, CA; Owner: NEVADA CITY COMMUNITY BROADCAST GRUP)
  • KLVS (99.3 FM; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KNCO-FM (94.1 FM; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: NEVADA COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KXCL (103.9 FM; YUBA CITY, CA; Owner: HARLAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRCX-FM (99.9 FM; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: KEILY MILLER)
  • KMJE (101.5 FM; GRIDLEY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K213BZ (90.5 FM; RICHVALE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRNO (106.9 FM; INCLINE VILLAGE, NV; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODS (103.7 FM; CARNELIAN BAY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLCA (96.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: AMERICOM LAS VEGAS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKTO (90.5 FM; TAHOE CITY, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KTHX-FM (100.1 FM; DAYTON, NV; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KDOT (104.5 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KOZZ-FM (105.7 FM; RENO, NV; Owner: LOTUS RADIO CORP.)
  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTKE (101.5 FM; TRUCKEE, CA; Owner: TRUCKSTER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K258AQ (99.5 FM; YANKEE HILL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cedar Ridge:

  • K16CX (Channel 16; GRASS VALLEY, CA; Owner: SIERRA JOINT JR. COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)

Cedar Ridge fatal accident list:

Jan 17, 2006 01:50 PM, Kewin Mill Rd, Lat: 38.035130, Lon: -120.270490, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.4mTotal length
  • $544,000Total costs
  • 40Total average daily traffic
  • 1,066Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cedar Ridge)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: NAVAL AIRCRAFT FACTORY N3N-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: WRIGHT 760A B D E&ET (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 44923 , Serial Number: 4397, Year manufactured: 1941, Certificate Issue Date: 11/08/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Ralph M Ponte, Po Box 185, Cedar Ridge, CA 95924, Other Owners: Aviation Rpm
  • Aircraft: NECOCHEA JUAN RV9A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-320-D1A (160 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 509A , Serial Number: 91011, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 09/07/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Juan Necochea, Po Box 235, Cedar Ridge, CA 95924
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6130F , Serial Number: 21059030, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 01/29/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 03/07/1990
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Keith I Thomassen, Po Box 1660, Cedar Ridge, CA 95924, Other Owners: Christine M Thomassen

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 8. The highest number of fires - 28 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2016. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Cedar Ridge, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (42.6%), and Outside Fires (35.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cedar Ridge, CA
    • 4942.6%Structure Fires
    • 4135.7%Outside Fires
    • 1613.9%Other
    • 97.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cedar Ridge, CA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cedar Ridge, CA
  • 48.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 44.6%Wood
  • 5.0%Other fuel
  • 1.7%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cedar Ridge, CA
  • 42.0%Wood
  • 28.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 19.6%Electricity
  • 9.8%Utility gas


Cedar Ridge compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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