Mead Valley, California

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Population in 2010: 18,510.
Males: 9,333  (50.4%)
Females: 9,177  (49.6%)
Median resident age:

33.8 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 92571.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $73,260
Mead Valley:

$73,260
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,383

Mead Valley CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $384,400
Mead Valley:

$384,400
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $333,538; detached houses: $403,542; townhouses or other attached units: $212,119; mobile homes: $196,836

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,377.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mead Valley: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.0%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.0% for Black residents, 25.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.0% for other race residents, 3.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Mead Valley, CA (2019)
    • 15,65875.9%Hispanic
    • 2,43611.8%White alone
    • 1,9009.2%Black alone
    • 5032.4%Asian alone
    • 3461.7%Two or more races
    • 340.2%American Indian alone
    • 180.09%Other race alone

Races in Mead Valley detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: African (2.2%), American (2.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1660 feet

6,721 residents are foreign born (30.8% Latin America).

This place:

32.6%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,120 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,195 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Perris Valley, CA (6.9 miles , pop. 144,533).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Riverside, CA (9.8 miles , pop. 255,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (64.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Lake Mathews, CA (2.1 miles ),
March AFB, CA (2.2 miles ),
Perris, CA (2.2 miles ),
Good Hope, CA (2.2 miles ),
Woodcrest, CA (2.3 miles ),
Perris Valley, CA (2.6 miles ),
Meadowbrook, CA (2.7 miles ),
Moreno Valley, CA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 33.83 N, Longitude: 117.30 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 909

Distribution of median household income in Mead Valley, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Mead Valley, CA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.8%
California:

7.9%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 153. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

153
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.304. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.304
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.2
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.423. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.423
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 31.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00564. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00564
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Mead Valley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 7127% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 50.0 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 126.4 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 68.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 101.4 miles away from Mead Valley center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 8.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1992 at 15:05:30, a magnitude 6.9 (6.3 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.9 ME, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Riverside County (46) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 27
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 22, Floods: 20, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Landslides: 6, Mudslides: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Earthquake: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Mead Valley:

  • AFVW HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; RIVERSIDE, CA)
  • CENTINELA GRAND INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PERRIS, CA)
  • MORENO VALLEY REGIONAL DIALYSIS CENTER, LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; MORENO VALLEY, CA)
  • SHEILA MARIE HOUSE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MORENO VALLEY, CA)
  • DAVITA-CANYON SPRINGS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; MORENO VALLEY, CA)
  • HEIL HOUSE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MORENO VALLEY, CA)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSN OF THE INLAND COUNTIES (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; RIVERSIDE, CA)

Amtrak stations near Mead Valley:

  • 6 miles: PERRIS (B.W. PERRIS INN, 480 REDLANDS AVE.) - Bus Station
  • 6 miles: MORENO VALLEY (ARCO MINI MART, 2624 E. ALESSANDRO BLVD.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones.
  • 11 miles: RIVERSIDE (4066 VINE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mead Valley:

  • Moreno Valley College (about 7 miles; Moreno Valley, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,650)
  • California Baptist University (about 10 miles; Riverside, CA; FT enrollment: 6,085)
  • University of California-Riverside (about 11 miles; Riverside, CA; FT enrollment: 20,647)
  • Riverside City College (about 11 miles; Riverside, CA; FT enrollment: 10,661)
  • La Sierra University (about 13 miles; Riverside, CA; FT enrollment: 2,205)
  • Loma Linda University (about 16 miles; Loma Linda, CA; FT enrollment: 2,839)
  • The Art Institute of California-Argosy University Inland Empire (about 17 miles; San Bernardino, CA; FT enrollment: 2,238)

Public elementary/middle school in Mead Valley:

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Notable locations in Mead Valley: Morris Washington Ranch (A), Mayer Farms (B), Mead Valley Community Center (C), Riverside County Fire Department Station 59 - Mead Valley (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mead Valley include: Bible Way Missionary Church (A), Evangelist Centre Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Mead Valley: University of California Ecological Study Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Riverside 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:

4.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

86.1%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.6%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Mead Valley in 2010:

  • 164 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 52 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities

For population 15 years and over in Mead Valley:

Marital status in Mead Valley, CA
  • Never married: 35.1%
  • Now married: 47.4%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

For population 25 years and over in Mead Valley:

  • High school or higher: 63.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.3
California average:

14.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Mead Valley
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mead Valley, CA (based on Riverside County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic602,76551
Evangelical Protestant240,306741
Other77,581194
Mainline Protestant29,535103
Black Protestant19,17040
Orthodox3,64711
None1,216,637-
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: 330
Riverside County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 91
Riverside County:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 311
Here:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,125
Riverside County:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.7%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Riverside County:

24.5%
California:

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

15.2%
State:

17.9%

6.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,010 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($452 average AGI)
Riverside County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from San Bernardino County, CA  1.31% ($51,234 average AGI)
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.23% ($57,313)
from Orange County, CA  1.00% ($64,976)


5.66% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,625 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
California average:

5.21%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($480 average AGI)
Riverside County:

0.05%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to San Bernardino County, CA  1.11% ($44,347 average AGI)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.77% ($46,622)
to Orange County, CA  0.71% ($58,801)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mead Valley:

  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPRO (1570 AM; 5 kW; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: OLIVE L. SHERBAN)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHPY (1670 AM; 10 kW; MORENO VALLEY, CA; Owner: DELBERT L. VAN VOORHIS)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KWRM (1370 AM; 5 kW; CORONA, CA; Owner: MAJOR MARKET STATIONS, INC.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mead Valley:

  • KOLA (99.9 FM; SAN BERNARDINO, CA; Owner: INLAND EMPIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KVCR (91.9 FM; SAN BERNARDINO, CA; Owner: SAN BERNARDINO COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KUCR (88.3 FM; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIV. OF CA)
  • KUOR-FM (89.1 FM; REDLANDS, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS)
  • KLRD (90.1 FM; YUCAIPA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KRTM (88.9 FM; TEMECULA, CA; Owner: PENFOLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWVE (107.9 FM; SAN CLEMENTE, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF COSTA MESA)
  • KWRP (96.1 FM; SAN JACINTO, CA; Owner: MAGIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCXX (103.9 FM; LAKE ARROWHEAD, CA; Owner: ALL-PRO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLM-FM2 (106.1 FM; SAN JACINTO, CA; Owner: RM BROADCASTING L.L.C.)
  • K201AR (88.1 FM; BANNING, CA; Owner: KSGN, INC.)
  • K232CX (94.3 FM; DESERT HOT SPRINGS, CA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • K295AI (106.9 FM; MUSCOY, CA; Owner: ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION, INC.)
  • KGGI (99.1 FM; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KLYY (97.5 FM; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K201CD (88.1 FM; VICTORVILLE, CA; Owner: SAN BERNARDINO COMMNTY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • K264AF (100.7 FM; GUASTI, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KATY-FM (101.3 FM; IDYLLWILD, CA; Owner: ALL PRO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXFG (92.9 FM; SUN CITY, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mead Valley:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KVCR-TV (Channel 24; SAN BERNARDINO, CA; Owner: SAN BERNARDINO COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KBLM-LP (Channel 25; RIVERSIDE/PERRIS, CA; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KSGA-LP (Channel 59; SANTA BARBARA, CA; Owner: KJLA, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Mead Valley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 59ft / 17.7mTotal length
  • 147,275Total average daily traffic
  • 13,478Total average daily truck traffic
  • 57,382Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • CHARLES MEIGS C.C., 21091 Rider Street (Lat: 33.829194 Lon: -117.294167), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQXI207,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/10/2016, Expiration Date: 03/10/2026, Certifier: Elizabeth Musial-Martey, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mead Valley, CA
  • 64.8%Utility gas
  • 21.0%Electricity
  • 8.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.4%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Solar energy
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mead Valley, CA
  • 71.2%Utility gas
  • 16.3%Electricity
  • 8.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.3%No fuel used


Mead Valley compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Mead Valley on our top lists:

  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #32 (92571) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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