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Lassen County, California (CA)

County population in 2019: 30,997 (29% urban, 71% rural); it was 33,828 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,417
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,173
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,552
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,468 (it was 3,073 in 2000)
% of renters here:

32%
State:

44%

Land area: 4557 sq. mi.

Water area: 163.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 7 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Lassen County: 91.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (37.5%), Educational, health and social services (17.5%), Construction (10.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 26%
  • Government: 11%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 59%
  • Unpaid family work: 4%
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  • Races in Lassen County, CA (2019)
    • 19,81964.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,93819.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2,6158.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 8932.9%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 6532.1%Two or more races
    • 4401.4%Asian alone
    • 2480.8%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 480.2%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

37.1 years
California median age:

37.0 years
Males: 20,450  (66.0%)
Females: 10,547  (34.0%)
Average household size:
Lassen County:

2.0 people
California:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $60,250 ($36,310 in 1999)
This county:

$60,250
California:

$80,440

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $782 (lower quartile is $566, upper quartile is $1,023)
This county:

$782
State:

$1486


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $228,526 (it was $105,100 in 2000)
Lassen:

$228,526
California:

$568,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $142,735 - $318,871
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,488
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $407

Institutionalized population: 9,604

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

  • Murders: 3
  • Rapes: 6
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 44
  • Burglaries: 50
  • Thefts: 93
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 32
  • Burglaries: 65
  • Thefts: 98
  • Auto thefts: 4
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 70 buildings, average cost: $122,100
  • 1998: 91 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 1999: 136 buildings, average cost: $89,600
  • 2000: 102 buildings, average cost: $107,700
  • 2001: 128 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2002: 124 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2003: 140 buildings, average cost: $157,200
  • 2004: 160 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2005: 147 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2006: 132 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2007: 59 buildings, average cost: $199,900
  • 2008: 31 buildings, average cost: $198,300
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $227,200
  • 2010: 13 buildings, average cost: $180,900
  • 2011: 21 buildings, average cost: $185,100
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $210,600
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $194,300
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $188,500
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $188,500
  • 2016: 13 buildings, average cost: $221,800
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $251,600
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $222,100
  • 2019: 8 buildings, average cost: $241,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Lassen, CA residents
Average permit cost in Lassen, CA
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,869 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,285 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Lassen, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Lassen, CA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Lassen, CA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.8%
Lassen County:

11.8%
California:

11.8%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.9% for Black residents, 16.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.5% for American Indian residents, 22.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 15.5% for other race residents, 6.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 37.1 years old
(Males: 34.9 years old, Females: 46.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.6 years old, Black residents: 30.6 years old, American Indian residents: 36.5 years old, Asian residents: 32.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.2 years old, Other race residents: 32.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lassen County is $513 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $674 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $980 a month.

Cities in this county include: Susanville, Madeline Plains, Honey Lake, Westwood, Big Valley, Janesville, Johnstonville, Patton Village, Doyle, Bieber.

Lassen 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
96009Bieber20
96109Doyle20
96113Herlong10
96114Janesville91
96128Standish10
96130Susanville342
96137Westwood61

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Neighboring counties: Pershing County, Nevada , Hancock County, West Virginia , Knox County, Illinois , Pulaski County, Indiana , Muscatine County, Iowa , Saline County, Nebraska , Putnam County, Illinois , Tuscarawas County, Ohio , Wayne County, Iowa .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
California:

7.9%

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

Current college students: 2,013
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,729 (33.5% naturalized citizens)

Lassen County:

5.6%
Whole state:

26.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1712010 or later
  • 3802000 to 2009
  • 4211990 to 1999
  • 2541980 to 1989
  • 1111970 to 1979
  • 267Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 89.8%

Lassen County marital status for males Lassen County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,029
  • One, attached: 143
  • Two: 290
  • 3 or 4: 160
  • 5 to 9: 132
  • 10 to 19: 172
  • 20 to 49: 79
  • 50 or more: 169
  • Mobile homes: 1,646
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 66

Housing units in Lassen County with a mortgage: 3,446 (61 second mortgage, 155 home equity loan, 3 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,940

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

69.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lassen County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,3893
Evangelical Protestant3,08230
Other1,3606
Mainline Protestant3232
None26,741-
Lassen 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: 10
Lassen County:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Lassen County:

4.00 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 22
This county:

6.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lassen County:

6.2%
California:

7.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Lassen County:

24.9%
State:

21.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.9%
State:

17.9%

Agriculture in Lassen County:

Average size of farms: 1150 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $66,888
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $370.17
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 43.09%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $79,583
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 8.94%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 77.57%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $50,295
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.59%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.24
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.08%
All wheat for grain: 1446 harvested acres
Vegetables: 438 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 24 acres

Earthquake activity:

Lassen County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 5243% 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 218.0 miles away from Lassen County center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 169.4 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 253.6 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 177.0 miles away from the county center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
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 190.4 miles away from Lassen County center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 202.2 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 Wildfires, Incident Period: August 14, 2020 - September 26, 2020, FEMA Id: 4558, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • California Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4482, Natural disaster type: Other
  • California Severe Winter Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, Incident Period: February 1, 2017 - February 23, 2017, FEMA Id: 4308, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • California Severe Winter Storms, Flooding, And Mudslides, Incident Period: January 3, 2017 - January 12, 2017, FEMA Id: 4301, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • California Severe Storms, Flooding, Mudslides, and Landslides, Incident Period: December 17, 2005 to January 03, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1628: February 03, 2006, FEMA Id: 1628, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • 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
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Lassen County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Lassen

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,312 (74.0%)
  • Carpooled: 1,665 (16.9%)
  • Bus: 27 (0.3%)
  • Long-distance train or commuter rail: 2 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 18 (0.2%)
  • Bicycle: 17 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 207 (2.1%)
  • Worked at home: 585 (5.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Public administration (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Public administration (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (47%)
  • Micronesia (12%)
  • El Salvador (4%)
  • Philippines (4%)
  • Honduras (3%)
  • India (3%)
  • Vietnam (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lassen County


  • American (5%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • English (4%)
  • German (4%)
  • European (3%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)

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

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

  • 8,367 people in state prisons
  • 257 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 113 people in nursing homes
  • 43 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 39 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 32 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 32 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 11 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 6 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 5 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 8,191 people in state prisons
  • 1,113 people in federal prisons
  • 190 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 81 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 55 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 48 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 47 people in college/university student housing
  • 20 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 16 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 13 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 5 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $61,293.

8.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,389 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.25%
California average:

5.03%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.93% relocated from other counties in California ($30,996 average AGI)
2.32% relocated from other states ($9,393 average AGI)
Lassen County:

2.32%
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 Sacramento County, CA  0.63% ($49,077 average AGI)
from Washoe County, NV  0.63% ($45,885)
from Shasta County, CA  0.51% ($42,452)
from Butte County, CA  0.41% ($35,088)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.38% ($37,355)
from Plumas County, CA  0.33% ($47,926)


7.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.76%
California average:

5.21%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.45% relocated to other counties in California ($30,660 average AGI)
3.30% relocated to other states ($22,259 average AGI)
Lassen County:

3.30%
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 Washoe County, NV  1.10% ($61,478 average AGI)
to Sacramento County, CA  0.58% ($48,766)
to Shasta County, CA  0.50% ($53,463)
to Butte County, CA  0.42% ($40,294)
to Plumas County, CA  0.27% ($68,682)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.7

Births per 1000 population in Lassen County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 7.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Lassen County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Lassen County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 2.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lassen County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Lassen County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lassen County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lassen County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lassen County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Lassen County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,996 (3,078 aged, 918 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 504 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Lassen County, California in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (252)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (242)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (200)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (135)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (131)
  • Hypertensive heart disease without (congestive) heart failure (16)
  • Congestive heart failure (11)
  • Unspecified dementia (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 194.5. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 105.7
  • Other - 88.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 30,997
  • Male householders: 5,585 (1,464 living alone), Female householders: 3,780 (1,200 living alone)
  • 4,805 spouses (4,742 opposite-sex spouses), 427 unmarried partners, (399 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,023 children (4,695 natural, 68 adopted, 258 stepchildren), 378 grandchildren, 146 brothers or sisters, 161 parents, 103 foster children, 163 other relatives, 493 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 9,941

Size of family households: 3,398 2-persons, 1,363 3-persons, 793 4-persons, 347 5-persons, 190 6-persons, 109 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,666 1-person, 442 2-persons, 32 3-persons, 23 4-persons, 18 5-persons.

2,924 married couples with children.
1,054 single-parent households (281 men, 773 women).

81.2% of residents of Lassen speak English at home.
15.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
1.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $209,883,000 ($6,055 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $35,721,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $74,012,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $31,505,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,986,000
Federal grants: $43,085,000
Federal procurement contracts: $26,112,000 ($16,818,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $32,181,000 ($14,767,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,207,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $25,412,000
Federal Government insurance: $14,980,000

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

Births: 1,458
Here:

42 per 1000 residents
State:

77 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,008
Here:

29 per 1000 residents
State:

34 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +51
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+39 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +479
Here +14 per 1000 residents
State -18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Lassen County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.72 millions of gallons per day (59% from ground, 41% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

3.9

Year house built in Lassen County, California
  • Year house built in Lassen County, California
  • 1632014 or later
  • 1712010 to 2013
  • 1,5352000 to 2009
  • 1,7951990 to 1999
  • 1,8581980 to 1989
  • 2,6551970 to 1979
  • 1,0591960 to 1969
  • 1,0291950 to 1959
  • 1,2091940 to 1949
  • 1,3541939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lassen County, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lassen County, California
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lassen County, California
  • 71 room
  • 432 rooms
  • 1583 rooms
  • 1,0234 rooms
  • 1,7605 rooms
  • 1,4166 rooms
  • 9317 rooms
  • 4738 rooms
  • 5309+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lassen County, California
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lassen County, California
  • 781 room
  • 1372 rooms
  • 3993 rooms
  • 7454 rooms
  • 6475 rooms
  • 4666 rooms
  • 2767 rooms
  • 1278 rooms
  • 1269+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lassen County, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lassen County, California
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lassen County, California
  • 10no bedroom
  • 2341 bedroom
  • 1,2602 bedrooms
  • 3,8833 bedrooms
  • 7204 bedrooms
  • 2105+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lassen County, California
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lassen County, California
  • 77no bedroom
  • 4581 bedroom
  • 1,0712 bedrooms
  • 1,1453 bedrooms
  • 2404 bedrooms
  • 285+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Lassen County, California in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lassen County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lassen County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 159no vehicle
  • 1,2571 vehicle
  • 2,4472 vehicles
  • 1,5633 vehicles
  • 5394 vehicles
  • 3715+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lassen County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lassen County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 354no vehicle
  • 1,3071 vehicle
  • 9632 vehicles
  • 3213 vehicles
  • 744 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles

73.5% of Lassen County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 19% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 89% lived in California.

Lassen County:

73.5%
State average:

87.1%

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

  • This state: 22,716
  • Other state: 6,236
  • Northeast: 596
  • Midwest: 1,371
  • South: 1,258
  • West: 3,033
Year householders moved into unit in Lassen County, CA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lassen County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 48.9%Wood
  • 17.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.7%Utility gas
  • 11.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.5%Electricity
  • 1.7%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 30.1%Wood
  • 23.2%Utility gas
  • 22.2%Electricity
  • 12.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Other fuel
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 115
Here:

6.4%
California:

8.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 472
Here:

30.0%
California:

8.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 282
Here:

28.3%
California:

14.4%

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

Lassen County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $6,334,000
  • Charges - Other: $6,669,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $299,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $44,000
    Regular Highways: $10,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $150,000
    General - Other: $6,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $12,349,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,301,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,849,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,631,000
    Police Protection: $5,381,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,545,000
    General - Other: $4,258,000
    Regular Highways: $2,541,000
    Financial Administration: $2,185,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,171,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,637,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $869,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $408,000
    Parks and Recreation: $113,000
    Local Fire Protection: $98,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $28,000
    Transit Utilities: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,636,000
    Other: $1,863,000
    Housing and Community Development: $903,000
    Highways: $835,000
    Natural Resources: $656,000
    Education: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $152,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,095,000
    Other - Health - Other: $223,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $435,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $754,000
    Other: $518,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,800,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,652,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,160,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $657,000
    Rents: $647,000
    Interest Earnings: $98,000
    Special Assessments: $69,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $10,571,000
    General - Other: $3,682,000
    Correctional Institutions: $191,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $130,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $90,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $87,000
    Financial Administration: $43,000
    Central Staff Services: $33,000
    Police Protection: $32,000
    Health - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,424,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $14,100,000
    Other: $13,159,000
    Education: $9,345,000
    Health and Hospitals: $7,951,000
    Highways: $3,721,000
    General Local Government Support: $183,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,554,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,436,000
    Other License: $145,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $143,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $101,000
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $32,000
    Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,219,000

Lassen County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $6,334,000
  • Charges - Other: $6,669,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $299,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $44,000
    Regular Highways: $10,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $150,000
    General - Other: $6,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $12,349,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,301,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,849,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,631,000
    Police Protection: $5,381,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,545,000
    General - Other: $4,258,000
    Regular Highways: $2,541,000
    Financial Administration: $2,185,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,171,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,637,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $869,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $408,000
    Parks and Recreation: $113,000
    Local Fire Protection: $98,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $28,000
    Transit Utilities: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,636,000
    Other: $1,863,000
    Housing and Community Development: $903,000
    Highways: $835,000
    Natural Resources: $656,000
    Education: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $152,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,095,000
    Other - Health - Other: $223,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $435,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $754,000
    Other: $518,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,800,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,652,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,160,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $657,000
    Rents: $647,000
    Interest Earnings: $98,000
    Special Assessments: $69,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $10,571,000
    General - Other: $3,682,000
    Correctional Institutions: $191,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $130,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $90,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $87,000
    Financial Administration: $43,000
    Central Staff Services: $33,000
    Police Protection: $32,000
    Health - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,424,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $14,100,000
    Other: $13,159,000
    Education: $9,345,000
    Health and Hospitals: $7,951,000
    Highways: $3,721,000
    General Local Government Support: $183,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,554,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,436,000
    Other License: $145,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $143,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $101,000
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $32,000
    Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,219,000

Lassen County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $6,334,000
  • Charges - Other: $6,669,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $299,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $44,000
    Regular Highways: $10,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $150,000
    General - Other: $6,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $12,349,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,301,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,849,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,631,000
    Police Protection: $5,381,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,545,000
    General - Other: $4,258,000
    Regular Highways: $2,541,000
    Financial Administration: $2,185,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,171,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,637,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $869,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $408,000
    Parks and Recreation: $113,000
    Local Fire Protection: $98,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $28,000
    Transit Utilities: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,636,000
    Other: $1,863,000
    Housing and Community Development: $903,000
    Highways: $835,000
    Natural Resources: $656,000
    Education: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $152,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,095,000
    Other - Health - Other: $223,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $435,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $754,000
    Other: $518,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,800,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,652,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,160,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $657,000
    Rents: $647,000
    Interest Earnings: $98,000
    Special Assessments: $69,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $10,571,000
    General - Other: $3,682,000
    Correctional Institutions: $191,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $130,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $90,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $87,000
    Financial Administration: $43,000
    Central Staff Services: $33,000
    Police Protection: $32,000
    Health - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,424,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $14,100,000
    Other: $13,159,000
    Education: $9,345,000
    Health and Hospitals: $7,951,000
    Highways: $3,721,000
    General Local Government Support: $183,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,554,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,436,000
    Other License: $145,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $143,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $101,000
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $32,000
    Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,219,000

Lassen County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $6,334,000
  • Charges - Other: $6,669,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $299,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $44,000
    Regular Highways: $10,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $150,000
    General - Other: $6,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $12,349,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $10,301,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,849,000
    Correctional Institutions: $6,631,000
    Police Protection: $5,381,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,545,000
    General - Other: $4,258,000
    Regular Highways: $2,541,000
    Financial Administration: $2,185,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,171,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,637,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $869,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $408,000
    Parks and Recreation: $113,000
    Local Fire Protection: $98,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $28,000
    Transit Utilities: $22,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,636,000
    Other: $1,863,000
    Housing and Community Development: $903,000
    Highways: $835,000
    Natural Resources: $656,000
    Education: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $152,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,095,000
    Other - Health - Other: $223,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $435,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $754,000
    Other: $518,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,800,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,652,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $148,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,160,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $657,000
    Rents: $647,000
    Interest Earnings: $98,000
    Special Assessments: $69,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $10,571,000
    General - Other: $3,682,000
    Correctional Institutions: $191,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $130,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $90,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $87,000
    Financial Administration: $43,000
    Central Staff Services: $33,000
    Police Protection: $32,000
    Health - Other: $8,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,424,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $14,100,000
    Other: $13,159,000
    Education: $9,345,000
    Health and Hospitals: $7,951,000
    Highways: $3,721,000
    General Local Government Support: $183,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,554,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,436,000
    Other License: $145,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $143,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $101,000
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $32,000
    Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,219,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,062
  • Number of aged recipients: 104
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 958
  • Number of recipients under 18: 77
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 755
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 230
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 511
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 633
Most common first names in Lassen County, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12273.3 years
William10272.7 years
Robert8673.3 years
James8371.5 years
George7976.9 years
Mary6679.2 years
Charles6076.7 years
Dorothy4876.3 years
Frank4778.3 years
Richard4269.1 years
Most common last names in Lassen County, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4170.2 years
Johnson3572.2 years
Jones3267.0 years
Brown3177.5 years
Williams3167.2 years
Wilson2873.4 years
Anderson2375.5 years
Davis2280.9 years
Thomas1974.2 years
Clark1876.1 years
Businesses in Lassen County, CA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Rite Aid1
Ace Hardware1Safeway1
Best Western1Sears1
Big O Tires1Starbucks2
FedEx2Subway2
Ford1Super 81
GNC1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Jack In The Box1True Value1
Jones New York1U-Haul2
KFC1U.S. Cellular1
La-Z-Boy1UPS4
Lane Furniture1Vans1
McDonald's1Vons1
Payless1Walgreens1
RadioShack1Walmart1