Rancho Calaveras, California

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Population in 2010: 5,325.
Population change since 2000: +27.3%
Males: 2,722  (51.1%)
Females: 2,603  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

45.2 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 95252.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $66,583 (it was $50,247 in 2000)
Rancho Calaveras:

$66,583
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,285 (it was $21,444 in 2000)

Rancho Calaveras CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $326,353 (it was $142,500 in 2000)
Rancho Calaveras:

$326,353
CA:

$568,500

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,894.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rancho Calaveras: 97.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.0%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.0% for Black residents, 6.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Rancho Calaveras, CA (2019)
    • 5,44277.0%White alone
    • 99914.1%Hispanic
    • 2133.0%Asian alone
    • 1892.7%Two or more races
    • 991.4%Black alone
    • 150.2%American Indian alone

Races in Rancho Calaveras detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: German (17.5%), Irish (16.0%), Italian (6.9%), American (6.3%), Portuguese (2.1%), English (1.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 535 feet

Land area: 8.46 square miles.

Population density: 630 people per square mile   (low).

Rancho Calaveras, California map

388 residents are foreign born (0.8% Europe, 0.8% Latin America).

This place:

5.5%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,747 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,474 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lodi, CA (23.0 miles , pop. 56,999).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Stockton, CA (26.2 miles , pop. 243,771).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (311.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Valley Springs, CA (1.9 miles ),
Wallace, CA (2.7 miles ),
Camanche North Shore, CA (3.1 miles ),
San Andreas, CA (3.3 miles ),
Camanche Village, CA (3.4 miles ),
Peters, CA (3.8 miles ),
Linden, CA (3.8 miles ),
Mokelumne Hill, CA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 38.12 N, Longitude: 120.86 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 209

Distribution of median household income in Rancho Calaveras, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Rancho Calaveras, CA in 2019
Rancho Calaveras satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.9%
California:

7.9%
Most common industries in Rancho Calaveras, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.1%)
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Social assistance (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.1%)
  • Public administration (10.7%)
  • Truck transportation (7.0%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.9%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Social assistance (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Rancho Calaveras, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.0%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.9%)

Average climate in Rancho Calaveras, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 87.0. This is about average.

City:

87.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.202. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.202
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 14.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.6
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Rancho Calaveras-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 8002% 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 116.9 miles away from Rancho Calaveras center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
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 86.1 miles away from Rancho Calaveras center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 239.5 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 243.5 miles away from Rancho Calaveras center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 222.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 152.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Calaveras County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Winter Storms: 7, Mudslides: 5, Fires: 4, Landslides: 3, Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rancho Calaveras topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rancho Calaveras:

  • MARK TWAIN MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; SAN ANDREAS, CA)
  • MARK TWAIN CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SAN ANDREAS, CA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rancho Calaveras:

  • University of the Pacific (about 27 miles; Stockton, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,999)
  • San Joaquin Delta College (about 27 miles; Stockton, CA; FT enrollment: 12,167)
  • Modesto Junior College (about 34 miles; Modesto, CA; FT enrollment: 10,635)
  • Cosumnes River College (about 39 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 9,327)
  • Folsom Lake College (about 40 miles; Folsom, CA; FT enrollment: 5,308)
  • California State University-Stanislaus (about 42 miles; Turlock, CA; FT enrollment: 7,054)
  • California State University-Sacramento (about 43 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 22,234)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rancho Calaveras: Jenny Lind Fire Protection District Station 1 Headquarters (A), Jenny Lind Fire Protection District Station 3 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Cosgrove Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Rancho Calaveras: Jenny Lind State Historic Landmark (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Calaveras 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:

2.7 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

79.2%
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: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
9 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in other types of correctional institutions in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Rancho Calaveras:

Marital status in Rancho Calaveras, CA
  • Never married: 32.4%
  • Now married: 45.0%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

For population 25 years and over in Rancho Calaveras:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
California average:

14.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rancho Calaveras, CA (based on Calaveras County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic25,0525
Evangelical Protestant3,71740
Other1,6426
Mainline Protestant9728
Orthodox452
None14,150-
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: 11
Calaveras County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Calaveras County:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Calaveras County:

9.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Calaveras County:

7.5%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

22.7%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Calaveras County:

18.8%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.1%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.1%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.2%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.6%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rancho Calaveras:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.5%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

55.2%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Rancho Calaveras:

78.0%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rancho Calaveras, CA Residents

8.04% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,329 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.04%
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 San Joaquin County, CA  1.47% ($58,972 average AGI)
from Contra Costa County, CA  0.60% ($98,350)
from Stanislaus County, CA  0.55% ($78,880)


6.90% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,426 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.90%
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 San Joaquin County, CA  0.94% ($52,310 average AGI)
to Amador County, CA  0.62% ($49,088)
to Tuolumne County, CA  0.60% ($42,465)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rancho Calaveras:

  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KCVR (1570 AM; 5 kW; LODI, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rancho Calaveras:

  • KJOY (99.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVR (105.5 FM; COPPEROPOLIS, CA; Owner: THRESHOLD COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KHOP (95.1 FM; OAKDALE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKBN (93.5 FM; TWAIN HARTE, CA; Owner: CLARKE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOSL (94.3 FM; JACKSON, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KOSO (93.1 FM; PATTERSON, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCVR-FM (98.9 FM; COLUMBIA, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXSR (91.7 FM; GROVELAND, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, SACRAMENTO)
  • KZSQ-FM (92.7 FM; SONORA, CA; Owner: CLARKE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K238AC (95.5 FM; SALIDA, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KEDR (88.1 FM; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUOP (91.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF THE PACIFIC)
  • KWYL (102.9 FM; SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Rancho Calaveras:

  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KCRA-TV (Channel 3; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KQCA (Channel 58; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: KCRA HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KMAX-TV (Channel 31; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • KVIE (Channel 6; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KVIE, INC.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • KDTS-CA (Channel 52; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
Rancho Calaveras fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Rancho Calaveras fatal accident list:

Oct 25, 2014 02:10 AM, Sr-26, Lat: 38.153956, Lon: -120.853858, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 12, 2012 05:05 PM, Cr-Bane Rd, Lat: 38.146900, Lon: -120.843269, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 1, 2010 00:53 AM, Baldwin St, Lat: 38.122211, Lon: -120.853889, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 3, 2005 06:35 PM, Sr-26, Silver Rapids Rd, Lat: 38.158990, Lon: -120.846290, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 59ft / 18.5mTotal length
  • $519,000Total costs
  • 19,131Total average daily traffic
  • 694Total average daily truck traffic
  • 27,885Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Rancho Calaveras, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Rancho Calaveras, CA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rancho Calaveras, CA
  • 40.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 23.6%Utility gas
  • 16.9%Wood
  • 14.4%Electricity
  • 3.1%Other fuel
  • 1.7%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rancho Calaveras, CA
  • 75.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.6%Electricity
  • 4.0%Utility gas


Rancho Calaveras compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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 below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Rancho Calaveras on our top lists:

  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very long commute times (90 or more minutes) (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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