Taft Mosswood, California

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Population in 2010: 1,530.
Population change since 2000: +10.2%
Males: 681  (44.6%)
Females: 849  (55.4%)
Median resident age:

45.6 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 95206.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $61,185 (it was $23,365 in 2000)
Taft Mosswood:

$61,185
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,511 (it was $8,382 in 2000)

Taft Mosswood CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $201,197 (it was $80,500 in 2000)
Taft Mosswood:

$201,197
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $256,766; detached houses: $258,130

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,129.

March 2019 cost of living index in Taft Mosswood: 97.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.6%
(55.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.2% for Black residents, 18.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.3% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Taft Mosswood, CA (2019)
    • 87677.3%Hispanic
    • 14312.6%Black alone
    • 1119.8%Asian alone
    • 80.7%White alone
    • 70.6%Other race alone

Races in Taft Mosswood detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: African (6.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 2,802 people per square mile   (average).

Taft Mosswood, California map

512 residents are foreign born (40.3% Latin America, 6.3% Asia).

This place:

45.2%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,078 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,087 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Stockton, CA (4.2 miles , pop. 243,771).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (310.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Kennedy, CA (1.4 miles ),
French Camp, CA (1.5 miles ),
Garden Acres, CA (2.0 miles ),
Stockton, CA (2.1 miles ),
August, CA (2.1 miles ),
Country Club, CA (2.2 miles ),
Lincoln Village, CA (2.6 miles ),
Lathrop, CA (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 37.92 N, Longitude: 121.28 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 209

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

9.0%
California:

7.9%
Most common industries in Taft Mosswood, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (15.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (11.1%)
  • Social assistance (10.9%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Food (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Health care (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (19.0%)
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Food (11.9%)
  • Social assistance (10.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.1%)
  • Paper (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (25.4%)
  • Social assistance (11.5%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.7%)
  • Recyclable material merchant wholesalers (6.2%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Taft Mosswood, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.2%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (7.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (5.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.1%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (11.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (9.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.9%)
  • Child care workers (7.1%)
  • Construction laborers (7.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (14.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.1%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.2%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.3%)

Average climate in Taft Mosswood, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 127. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

127
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.304. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.304
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.777. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.777
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 31.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00646. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00646
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Taft Mosswood-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 7981% 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 93.9 miles away from Taft Mosswood 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 61.9 miles away from the city 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 238.3 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 208.1 miles away from Taft Mosswood center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 178.5 miles away from Taft Mosswood center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 270.2 miles away from Taft Mosswood 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 San Joaquin County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 7, Mudslides: 4, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Taft Mosswood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Taft Mosswood:

  • SAN JOAQUIN GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; FRENCH CAMP, CA)
  • ESTRELLA'S ICF/DD-H (Hospital, about 3 miles away; STOCKTON, CA)
  • ST JOSEPHS MED CTR HH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; STOCKTON, CA)
  • DAMERON HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; STOCKTON, CA)
  • DAMERON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; STOCKTON, CA)
  • INFINITY CARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; STOCKTON, CA)
  • LINCOLN SQUARE POST ACUTE CARE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; STOCKTON, CA)

Amtrak stations near Taft Mosswood:

  • 3 miles: STOCKTON, SAN JOAQUIN ST. (STOCKTON, 735 S. SAN JOAQUIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 3 miles: STOCKTON, CABRAL STATION (STOCKTON, 949 E. CHANNEL ST.) . Services: public payphones.
  • 14 miles: TRACY (725 W. CLOVER RD.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Taft Mosswood:

  • University of the Pacific (about 5 miles; Stockton, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,999)
  • San Joaquin Delta College (about 6 miles; Stockton, CA; FT enrollment: 12,167)
  • Modesto Junior College (about 24 miles; Modesto, CA; FT enrollment: 10,635)
  • Las Positas College (about 32 miles; Livermore, CA; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Los Medanos College (about 33 miles; Pittsburg, CA; FT enrollment: 5,289)
  • California State University-Stanislaus (about 36 miles; Turlock, CA; FT enrollment: 7,054)
  • Cosumnes River College (about 38 miles; Sacramento, CA; FT enrollment: 9,327)

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Churches in Taft Mosswood include: Bible Temple Church of God in Christ (A), Saint Lukes Missionary Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Taft Mosswood: Taft Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

San Joaquin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

4.2 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

84.1%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

10.2%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
13 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
13 people in halfway houses in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Taft Mosswood:

Marital status in Taft Mosswood, CA
  • Never married: 38.0%
  • Now married: 43.7%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

For population 25 years and over in Taft Mosswood:

  • High school or higher: 44.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 23.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

27.2
California average:

14.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Taft Mosswood, CA (based on San Joaquin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic183,69218
Evangelical Protestant67,940304
Other33,94968
Mainline Protestant12,06743
Black Protestant3,25117
Orthodox1,3682
None383,039-
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: 156
This county:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 45
San Joaquin County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 135
San Joaquin County:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 349
San Joaquin County:

5.23 / 10,000 pop.
California:

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

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
San Joaquin County:

29.2%
State:

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

16.5%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Taft Mosswood:

44.7%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Taft Mosswood:

42.1%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Taft Mosswood:

27.2%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

14.4%
State:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Taft Mosswood:

30.7%
State:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

49.8%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Taft Mosswood:

81.0%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Taft Mosswood, CA Residents

5.60% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,899 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
California average:

5.03%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($176 average AGI)
San Joaquin County:

0.02%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Alameda County, CA  1.22% ($64,916 average AGI)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.69% ($68,400)
from Stanislaus County, CA  0.54% ($56,023)


4.95% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,044 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
California average:

5.21%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
San Joaquin County:

0.03%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Stanislaus County, CA  0.71% ($47,173 average AGI)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.58% ($49,360)
to Alameda County, CA  0.50% ($60,502)

Strongest AM radio stations in Taft Mosswood:

  • KSTN (1420 AM; 5 kW; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SAN JOAQUIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KWG (1230 AM; 1 kW; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: IHR EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KUYL (1280 AM; 1 kW; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KCVR (1570 AM; 5 kW; LODI, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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 Taft Mosswood:

  • KJOY (99.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYCC (90.1 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)
  • KOSO (93.1 FM; PATTERSON, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • K290AG (105.9 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KQOD (100.1 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUOP (91.3 FM; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF THE PACIFIC)
  • KWIN (97.7 FM; LODI, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMRQ (96.7 FM; MANTECA, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHOP (95.1 FM; OAKDALE, CA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKIQ-FM2 (101.7 FM; TRACY, CA; Owner: KKIQ, INC.)
  • KBAA (94.5 FM; GILROY, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KZBR-FM2 (95.7 FM; LIVERMORE, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Taft Mosswood:

  • KMMW-LP (Channel 47; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KDTS-CA (Channel 52; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KMMK-LP (Channel 14; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KEZT-CA (Channel 23; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SACRAMENTO LLC)
  • KBSV (Channel 23; CERES, CA; Owner: BET-NAHRAIN, INC.)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Taft Mosswood, CA
  • 80.7%Utility gas
  • 9.9%Electricity
  • 9.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Taft Mosswood, CA
  • 85.3%Utility gas
  • 14.7%Electricity


Taft Mosswood compared to California state average:

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

Taft Mosswood on our top lists:

  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in halfway houses (population 1,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Cambodia (population 500+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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