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Demographics Analysis

The people of Alta Sierra Cdp, California give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 112

5 to 9 years : 170

10 to 14 years : 216

15 to 17 years : 30

18 and 19 years : 38

20 years : 0

21 years : 29

22 to 24 years : 69

25 to 29 years : 86

30 to 34 years : 92

35 to 39 years : 203

40 to 44 years : 188

45 to 49 years : 161

50 to 54 years : 494

55 to 59 years : 198

60 and 61 years : 78

62 to 64 years : 138

65 and 66 years : 49

67 to 69 years : 143

70 to 74 years : 175

75 to 79 years : 104

80 to 84 years : 159

85 years and over : 83

Female:

Under 5 years : 101

5 to 9 years : 321

10 to 14 years : 164

15 to 17 years : 128

18 and 19 years : 64

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 66

25 to 29 years : 117

30 to 34 years : 222

35 to 39 years : 152

40 to 44 years : 130

45 to 49 years : 206

50 to 54 years : 329

55 to 59 years : 251

60 and 61 years : 108

62 to 64 years : 210

65 and 66 years : 115

67 to 69 years : 166

70 to 74 years : 211

75 to 79 years : 160

80 to 84 years : 118

85 years and over : 54


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,096

Multiple ancestry : 2,946

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 366


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,091

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 56

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 117

Not a U.S. citizen : 144


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Total:

Under 5 years : 213

5 to 17 years : 1,029

18 to 24 years : 266

25 to 34 years : 517

35 to 44 years : 673

45 to 54 years : 1,190

55 to 59 years : 449

60 and 61 years : 186

62 to 64 years : 348

65 to 74 years : 859

75 years and over : 678

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 213

5 to 17 years : 1,029

18 to 24 years : 223

25 to 34 years : 431

35 to 44 years : 526

45 to 54 years : 822

55 to 59 years : 317

60 and 61 years : 98

62 to 64 years : 189

65 to 74 years : 405

75 years and over : 333

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 43

25 to 34 years : 20

35 to 44 years : 120

45 to 54 years : 314

55 to 59 years : 104

60 and 61 years : 88

62 to 64 years : 159

65 to 74 years : 327

75 years and over : 330

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 27

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 12

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 66

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 37

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 115

75 years and over : 15


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,041

Female : 2,545

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 888

Female : 617

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 44

Female : 12

Foreign born:

Male : 42

Female : 219


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Born in state of residence : 4,366

Born in other state in the United States : 1,495

Native: born outside the United States : 56

Foreign born : 87


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 591

Now married, except separated : 2,403

Divorced : 342

Separated : 1

Widowed : 165

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 78

Now married, except separated : 1,153

Divorced : 113

Separated : 0

Widowed : 161

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 27

Now married, except separated : 29

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 91

Now married, except separated : 83

Divorced : 28

Separated : 45

Widowed : 14


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Speak only English : 5,900

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 43

Speak English less than "very well" : 80

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 45

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

  • English: 1,285   (17.0%)
  • German: 1,280   (16.9%)
  • Irish: 856   (11.3%)
  • Other Groups: 612   (8.1%)
  • Italian: 606   (8.0%)
  • United States Or American: 436   (5.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 382   (5.1%)
  • Swedish: 219   (2.9%)
  • Polish: 213   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 206   (2.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 205   (2.7%)
  • Dutch: 183   (2.4%)
  • Norwegian: 171   (2.3%)
  • Welsh: 121   (1.6%)
  • Russian: 86   (1.1%)
  • Danish: 85   (1.1%)
  • French Canadian: 78   (1.0%)
  • Portuguese: 73   (1.0%)
  • Czech: 55   (0.7%)
  • Canadian: 44   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 43   (0.6%)
  • Scandinavian: 39   (0.5%)
  • Belgian: 35   (0.5%)
  • Yugoslavian: 32   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 30   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 23   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 21   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Latvian: 19   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 15   (0.2%)
  • British: 14   (0.2%)
  • Northern European: 12   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 11   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 10   (0.1%)
  • Luxemburger: 10   (0.1%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 7   (0.1%)
  • European: 7   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Alta Sierra Cdp, California is 6,408



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Alta Sierra Cdp, California: 3,015
Female Population in Alta Sierra Cdp, California: 3,393


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Alta Sierra Cdp, California: 50.8
Median Female Resident Age in Alta Sierra Cdp, California: 50.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Alta Sierra Cdp, California


White


Both sexes

51.2

Male

49.8

Female

52.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.0

Male

39.8

Female

17.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

25.8

Male

30.5

Female

24.5

Asian


Both sexes

41.8

Male

45.3

Female

41.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

50.5

Male

27.5

Female

51.5

Other


Both sexes

31.5

Male

30.5

Female

32.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.5

Male

26.0

Female

22.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.7

Male

31.0

Female

34.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.8

Male

50.5

Female

52.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Alta Sierra Cdp, California


  • White: 6,004
  • African American: 46
  • American Indian: 10
  • Asian: 29
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 66
  • Some Other Race: 144
  • Two or More Races: 109



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Alta Sierra Cdp, California citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 16   (0.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.43%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 21   (0.89%)
  • 9th Grade: 33   (1.4%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (0.64%)
  • 11th Grade: 35   (1.49%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 39   (1.66%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 458   (19.5%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 201   (8.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 484   (20.6%)
  • Associate Degree: 320   (13.62%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 493   (20.99%)
  • Master's Degree: 145   (6.17%)
  • Professional School Degree: 46   (1.96%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 33   (1.4%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.28%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 23   (0.92%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 27   (1.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (0.56%)
  • 10th Grade: 43   (1.72%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (1%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 61   (2.44%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 698   (27.92%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 310   (12.4%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 544   (21.76%)
  • Associate Degree: 207   (8.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 365   (14.6%)
  • Master's Degree: 122   (4.88%)
  • Professional School Degree: 45   (1.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.36%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Alta Sierra Cdp, California

  • Nevada Joint Union High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 11645 Ridge Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-3351, Students: 4,198 )

  • Pleasant Ridge Union Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 22580 Kingston Ln., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 268-2800, Students: 1,930 )

  • Grass Valley Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 10840 Gilmore Way, Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-4483, Students: 1,653 )

  • Union Hill Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 10879 Bartlett Dr., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-0647, Students: 806 )

  • Chicago Park Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 15725 Mt. Olive Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 346-2153, Students: 169 )

  • Clear Creek Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 17700 Mccourtney Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 273-3664, Students: 105 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Alta Sierra Cdp, California

  • Union Hill Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 11638 Colfax Hwy., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-8456, Students: 783 )

  • Magnolia Intermediate


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 22431 Kingston Ln., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 268-2815, Students: 751 )

  • Lyman Gilmore Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 10837 Rough And Ready Hwy., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-8479, Students: 519 )

  • Margaret G. Scotten Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 10821 Squirrel Creek Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-6472, Students: 489 )

  • Hennessy Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 225 South Auburn St., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-2281, Students: 428 )

  • Alta Sierra Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 16607 Annie Dr., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 272-2319, Students: 399 )

  • Cottage Hill Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 22600 Kingston Ln., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 268-2808, Students: 365 )

  • Pleasant Ridge Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 16229 Duggans Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 268-2820, Students: 261 )

  • Grass Valley Charter At Bell Hill


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 342 South School St., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-8723, Students: 211 )

  • Chicago Park Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 15725 Mt. Olive Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 346-2153, Students: 169 )

  • Pleasant Ridge Charter


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 22580 Kingston Ln., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 268-2800, Students: 150 )

  • Clear Creek Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 17700 Mccourtney Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 273-3664, Students: 105 )

  • Union Hill Charter


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: 10879 Bartlett Dr., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-0647, Students: 21 )

  • Hoaglin-zenia Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Covelo-ming Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (707) 923-9670, Students: 13 )

  • Lyman Gilmore Community Day


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 10837 Rough And Ready Hwy., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-4483, Students: 5 )

  • Pleasant Ridge Community Day


    ( Grades: 8-8, Location: 22431 Kingston Ln., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 268-2815, Students: 4 )

  • Twin Ridges 3r Community Day


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 10725 Alta St., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 274-1322, Students: 3 )

  • Pleasant Valley 3r Community Day


    ( Grades: 8-8, Location: 10725 Alta St., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 274-1322, Students: 3 )

  • Union Hill 3r Community Day


    ( Grades: 8-8, Location: 10725 Alta St., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 274-1322, Students: 2 )

  • Scotten Community Day


    ( Grades: 5-5, Location: 10821 Squirrel Creek Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-6472, Students: 1 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Alta Sierra Cdp, California

  • Nevada Union High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 11761 Ridge Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-4431, Students: 2,674 )

  • Bear River High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 11130 Magnolia Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 268-3700, Students: 1,146 )

  • Sierra Foothill High (continuation)


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 140 Park Ave., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 272-2635, Students: 172 )

  • Earle Jamieson High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 340 Buena Vista, Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 272-5464, Students: 69 )

  • Sierra Mountain High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 142 Park Ave., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 477-1225, Students: 67 )

  • Nevada Union Technical High (continuation)


    ( Grades: 11-12, Location: 11761 Ridge Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-4431, Students: 40 )

  • Silver Springs High (continuation)


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 130 Park Ave., Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 272-2635, Students: 18 )

  • Pioneer High (continuation)


    ( Grades: 11-12, Location: 11130 Magnolia Rd., Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 268-3700, Students: 12 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Alta Sierra Cdp, California

  • Mount St Marys Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 400 S Church Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 273-4694, Students: 142 )

  • Cornerstone Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 10062 Wolf Road, Grass Valley, CA 95949, Phone: (530) 268-2597, Students: 101 )

  • Mighty Oaks Christian Academy


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 15985 Ladera Lane, Grass Valley, CA 95945, Phone: (530) 346-2641, )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Alta Sierra Cdp, California

  • Bear River High School Library Station


    11130 Magnolia Road, Grass Valley, CA 95949

  • Grass Valley Library-royce Branch


    207 Mill Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Alta Sierra Cdp, California


  • Amador Whitney Museum


    14170 State Highway 49, Grass Valley, CA 95949

  • Historic Mount St Marys Preservation Committee


    410 S Church St, Grass Valley, CA 95945

  • Nevada County Genealogical Society


    Po Box 176, Grass Valley, CA 95945

  • North Star Historic Conservancy


    175 Joerschke Drive R, Grass Valley, CA 95949

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Alta Sierra Cdp, California affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Alta Sierra Cdp, California.

Area Features of Alta Sierra Cdp, California


Airport


(1) Alta Sierra Airport   (2) Nevada County Air Park  

Basin


(1) Sunshine Valley  

Building


(1) American Victorian Museum   (2) Bicentennial Museum   (3) Firehouse Number 1 Museum   (4) Firehouse Number 2   (5) Higgins Area Fire Protection District   (6) Nevada City City Hall   (7) Nevada City Fire Department Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Station 54   (8) Nevada City Police Department   (9) Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Station 80   (10) Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Station 81   (11) Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Station 82   (12) Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Station 83   (13) Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Station 84   (14) Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Station 86   (15) Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Station 88   (16) Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Station 90   (17) Nevada County Courthouse   (18) Nevada County Fire District 89   (19) Nevada County Law Library   (20) Nevada County Sheriff S Office   (21) Nevada Theatre   (22) Ophir Hill Fire Protection District   (23) Peardale - Chicago Park Fire Protection District Station 257   (24) Red Castle   (25) Searls Historical Library   (26) Stewart Mansion  

Canal


(1) B Canal   (2) Cascade Canal   (3) Chicago Park Ditch   (4) Clear Creek Lateral   (5) Cole Ditch   (6) Cunningham Ditch   (7) D-s Canal   (8) Forest Springs Lateral   (9) Idaho-maryland Ditch   (10) Kyler Ditch   (11) Loma Rica Siphon   (12) Rattlesnake Ditch   (13) Redinger Ditch   (14) Snow Mountain Ditch   (15) Stockton Hill Ditch   (16) Union Hill Ditch   (17) Viet Cameron Ditch   (18) White Ditch   (19) Wolf Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Pioneer Cemetery  

Census


(1) Alta Sierra Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Cedar Crest Church   (2) First Baptist Church   (3) First Methodist Church   (4) Trinity Episcopal Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Nevada City   (2) Grass Valley Division  

Cliff


(1) Chalk Bluff  

Dam


(1) Deer Creek Diversion 61-003 Dam   (2) Loma Rica Airport 61-025 Dam   (3) Nevada City Raw Water 2026 Dam   (4) Scotts Flat 61-018 Dam   (5) Swan 1301 Dam  

Flat


(1) Sailor Flat   (2) Salt Flat   (3) Scotts Flat Historical  

Locale


(1) Banner Grange   (2) Brady Ranch   (3) Fivemile House   (4) Greenhorn Campground   (5) Greenhorn Picnic Area   (6) Head Ranch   (7) Hilltop Ranch   (8) Loma Rica Industrial Park   (9) Nickerson Ranch   (10) Rock Creek Trail Picnic Area   (11) Scott-flat Campground   (12) State Foresty Guard Station   (13) Sweet Ranch Historical   (14) Tahoe National Forest Supervisor Office   (15) Tull Ranch   (16) Wolf Creek Ranch Historical  

Mine


(1) Alpha Mine   (2) Arrowhead Mine   (3) Banner Mine   (4) Banner Mountain Mine   (5) Buckeye Diggings   (6) Canada Hill Mine   (7) Centennial Mine   (8) East Harmony Mine   (9) Electric Mine   (10) Federal Loan Mine   (11) Fountain Head Mine   (12) Gracie Mine   (13) Greenhorn Creek Pit   (14) Hoge Mine   (15) Lava Cap Mine   (16) Maslin Shaft   (17) Murchie Mine   (18) New Brunswick Mine   (19) Old Brunswick Mine   (20) Pine Hill Mine   (21) Poore Mine   (22) Red Dog You Bet Diggings   (23) Saint Louis Mine   (24) Stockton Hill Mine   (25) Texas Mine   (26) West Harmony Mine  

Park


(1) Nevada City Downtown Historic District   (2) Pioneer Park  

Populated Place


(1) Alta Sierra   (2) Alta Sierra Estates   (3) Alta Sierra Ranches   (4) Banner Crest   (5) Bear River Pines   (6) Birch Meadow Acres   (7) Blue Tent   (8) Buena Vista Historical   (9) Cascade Shores   (10) Cedar Crest   (11) Cedar Ridge   (12) Cherry Creek Acres   (13) Coleman   (14) Crystal Springs Historical   (15) Deer Creek Park   (16) Dew Drop   (17) Forest Knolls   (18) Forest Spring Historical   (19) Glenbrook   (20) Gold Flat   (21) Highland Park   (22) Hunts Hill Historical   (23) Kenwood Estates   (24) Kres   (25) La Barr Meadows   (26) Leduc Acres   (27) Nevada City   (28) Olympia Glade   (29) Peardale   (30) Pinecrest   (31) Quaker Hill Historical   (32) Red Dog   (33) Scotts Flat   (34) Town Talk   (35) White Spot   (36) Willaura Estates   (37) Willow Valley   (38) Wokodot Historical   (39) Wolf   (40) You Bet  

Post Office


(1) Cedar Ridge Post Office   (2) Nevada City Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Banner Reservoir   (2) Deer Creek Reservoir   (3) Herring Reservoir   (4) Idaho-maryland Reservoir   (5) Lava Cap Reservoir   (6) Scotts Flat Reservoir   (7) Yuba Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Buckeye Ridge   (2) Harmony Ridge   (3) Jones Ridge  

School


(1) Alta Sierra Elementary School   (2) Bear River School   (3) Blue Tent School   (4) Central School Historical   (5) Clear Creek Elementary School   (6) Deer Creek School   (7) Forest Springs School   (8) Limekiln School   (9) Nevada City School   (10) Pleasant Ridge Elementary School   (11) Seven Hills Intermediate School  

Spring


(1) Buckeye Spring   (2) Fowler Spring  

Stream


(1) Clipper Creek   (2) Gold Run   (3) Indian Springs Creek   (4) Little Clipper Creek   (5) Little Deer Creek   (6) Little Greenhorn Creek   (7) Mosquito Creek   (8) Poorman Creek   (9) Ragsdale Creek   (10) Rattlesnake Creek   (11) Salt Creek   (12) South Fork Greenhorn Creek   (13) South Wolf Creek   (14) Willow Valley Creek  

Summit


(1) Bald Mountain   (2) Banner Mountain   (3) Buck Mountain   (4) Bushy Mountain   (5) Cole Hill   (6) Cottage Hill   (7) Egbert Hill   (8) Hog Hill   (9) Iron Mountain   (10) Osborne Hill   (11) Pine Hill   (12) Quaker Hill   (13) Rock Mountain   (14) Sonntag Hill   (15) Sugar Loaf Mountain   (16) Sugarloaf Mountain   (17) Trailer Hill   (18) Vandervere Mountain   (19) Wolf Mountain  

Tower


(1) Kjfa-fm Grass Valley   (2) Knco-am Grass Valley   (3) Knco-fm Grass Valley   (4) Kvmr-fm Nevada City  

Valley


(1) Cedar Ravine   (2) Eagle Ravine   (3) French Ravine   (4) Gas Canyon   (5) Long Hollow   (6) Long Ravine   (7) Meyer Ravine   (8) Missouri Canyon   (9) Rab Ravine   (10) Willow Valley  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

95945 (pop. 23,979) 95949 (pop. 17,909)


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Nevada City City, CA  (pop. 2,947) 9.3 Miles
Lake Wildwood Cdp, CA  (pop. 5,268) 10.9 Miles
Nevada City Ccd, CA  (pop. 13,986) 13.3 Miles
North Auburn Cdp, CA  (pop. 12,797) 13.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

530



Elevation in Alta Sierra Cdp, California is 2,431.0 ft. (741.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Lat: 39.128952 N        Long: -121.052442 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Alta Sierra Cdp, California need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

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Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
  Total Electric Industry 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
  Total Electric Industry 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
  Total Electric Industry 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 4.10 3.65 3.00 3.28 0.00 3.28
  Full-Service Providers 10.71 10.05 7.16 4.16 0.00 9.34
  Total Electric Industry 10.64 9.44 6.27 4.15 0.00 8.75
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 13.64 7.82 6.78 9.36 0.00 7.63
  Full-Service Providers 10.85 10.55 7.22 4.79 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.89 10.25 7.14 4.87 0.00 9.47
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.48 1.35 2.08 2.09 0.00 1.67
  Energy-Only Providers 13.21 8.02 7.49 10.78 0.00 8.21
  Full-Service Providers 12.08 12.41 9.54 8.47 0.00 11.41
  Total Electric Industry 12.09 12.15 9.23 8.48 0.00 11.22
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.80 3.57 2.17 5.73 0.00 2.95
  Energy-Only Providers 8.12 6.00 6.18 17.16 0.00 6.14
  Full-Service Providers 12.63 13.84 10.23 6.53 0.00 12.52
  Total Electric Industry 12.64 13.36 9.81 6.60 0.00 12.19
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.43 3.90 2.72 0.00 0.47 3.33
  Energy-Only Providers 7.41 5.76 6.18 0.00 3.47 5.94
  Full-Service Providers 12.23 12.83 9.79 0.00 7.38 12.05
  Total Electric Industry 12.23 12.48 9.59 0.00 5.80 11.78
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.66 4.31 3.14 0.00 0.50 3.72
  Energy-Only Providers 6.88 5.90 5.95 0.00 3.59 5.90
  Full-Service Providers 12.20 11.81 9.33 0.00 8.03 11.53
  Total Electric Industry 12.20 11.64 9.27 0.00 6.42 11.35
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.42 4.62 3.48 0.00 0.50 4.07
  Energy-Only Providers 9.52 6.83 6.68 0.00 3.95 6.75
  Full-Service Providers 12.49 11.97 9.39 0.00 8.11 11.71
  Total Electric Industry 12.51 11.92 9.55 0.00 6.55 11.63
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.79 4.92 3.54 0.00 0.55 4.27
  Energy-Only Providers 10.57 7.66 7.17 0.00 3.82 7.41
  Full-Service Providers 14.32 12.93 9.95 0.00 7.66 12.92
  Total Electric Industry 14.33 12.90 10.09 0.00 6.29 12.82

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 79   (3.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 112   (4.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 90   (3.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 235   (9.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 295   (11.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 331   (13.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 440   (17.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 238   (9.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 204   (8.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 149   (6.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 69   (2.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 18   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 123   (4.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 109   (4.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,188

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 250

In 3-person carpool : 22

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 19

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 230


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 34

5 to 9 minutes : 138

10 to 14 minutes : 305

15 to 19 minutes : 833

20 to 24 minutes : 343

25 to 29 minutes : 131

30 to 34 minutes : 170

35 to 39 minutes : 24

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 145

60 to 89 minutes : 229

90 or more minutes : 127


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

With Social Security income : 1,134

No Social Security income : 1,536


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

With retirement income : 815

No retirement income : 1,855


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 14

$20,000 to $24,999 : 110

$25,000 to $29,999 : 50

$30,000 to $34,999 : 159

$35,000 to $39,999 : 53

$40,000 to $44,999 : 199

$45,000 to $49,999 : 83

$50,000 to $59,999 : 159

$60,000 to $74,999 : 296

$75,000 to $99,999 : 386

$100,000 to $124,999 : 178

$125,000 to $149,999 : 159

$150,000 to $199,999 : 173

$200,000 or more : 85


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $67,424


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Alta Sierra Cdp, California

  • KLIB (1110 AM; 5.0 kW; Granite Bay, CA; Owner: Way Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25.0 kW; Rocklin, CA; Owner: New Inspiration Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KNCO (830 AM; 5.0 kW; Cedar Ridge, CA; Owner: Nevada County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • NEW (890 AM; 0.35 kW; Arboga, CA; Owner: Valley Broadcasters)
  • NEW (890 AM; 0.35 kW; Arboga, CA; Owner: Valley Broadcasters)

FM Radio Stations Near Alta Sierra Cdp, California

  • KBAA (103.3 FM; Grass Valley, CA; Owner: Bustos Media Of California License, Llc)
  • KYCJ (88.3 FM; Camino, CA; Owner: Your Christian Companion Network, Inc.)
  • KYCJ (88.3 FM; Camino, CA; Owner: Your Christian Companion Network, Inc.)
  • KVMR (89.5 FM; Grass Valley, CA; Owner: Nevada City Community Broadcast Grup)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Georgetown, CA; Owner: Community Public Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Rackerby, CA; Owner: Bird Street Media Project)
  • KDAI (91.9 FM; Grass Valley, CA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Alta, CA; Owner: Grass Valley Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Grass Valley, CA; Owner: Immaculate Conception Apostolic School)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Grass Valley, CA; Owner: Vida Worth Vivir, Inc.)
  • KQJK (93.7 FM; Granite Bay, CA; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Inc.)
  • KNCO-FM (94.1 FM; Grass Valley, CA; Owner: Nevada County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; Rackerby, CA; Owner: Deer Creek Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KLVS (99.3 FM; Grass Valley, CA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 369  (26.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 157  (11.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 391  (28.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 273  (19.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 467  (36.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 184  (14.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 588  (45.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Bus Station(s)


    125 E. Main Street
    City Hall
    Grass Valley, California 95945

(updated 2008)



There are 280 Farms In Alta Sierra Cdp, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Tri Counties Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $8.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 62

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Bank Of America, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Bank Of The West - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $138.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 603

Americanwest Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 96

Westamerica Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.8m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 92

River Valley Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $182k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

El Dorado Savings Bank, F.s.b. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.8m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 35

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Alta Sierra Cdp, California

  • Nevada County Air Park


    (about 7.1 miles in Cedar Ridge, California; Airport Code: QQQ)

  • Nevada County


    (about 7.1 miles in Cedar Ridge, California; Airport Code: QQQ)

  • Auburn Municipal


    (about 12.3 miles in Auburn, California; Airport Code: AUN)

  • Beale AFB


    (about 20.5 miles in Beale Afb, California; Airport Code: BAB)

  • Yuba County


    (about 27.8 miles in Arboga, California; Airport Code: MYV)

  • Placerville Airport


    (about 32.3 miles in Kelsey, California; Airport Code: PVF)

  • McClellan AFB


    (about 36.9 miles in North Highlands, California; Airport Code: MCC)

  • McClellan Airfield


    (about 36.9 miles in North Highlands, California; Airport Code: MCC)

  • Oroville Municipal


    (about 39.3 miles in Butte Valley, California; Airport Code: OVE)

  • Sacramento International


    (about 41.6 miles in Sacramento, California; Airport Code: SMF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.81%

Carpooled

10.00%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.31%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.46%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.50%

Other Means

0.73%

Worked At Home

4.19%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Alta Sierra Cdp, California, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,857

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 68

Female householder, no husband present : 179

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 440

Householder not living alone : 126


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 90

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 43

All other households : 2,537


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,780

Renter-occupied housing units : 77

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 21

Renter-occupied housing units : 47

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 162

Renter-occupied housing units : 17

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 469

Renter-occupied housing units : 97


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 74

$15,000 to $19,999 : 102

$20,000 to $24,999 : 176

$25,000 to $29,999 : 76

$30,000 to $34,999 : 203

$35,000 to $39,999 : 63

$40,000 to $44,999 : 231

$45,000 to $49,999 : 46

$50,000 to $59,999 : 314

$60,000 to $74,999 : 331

$75,000 to $99,999 : 386

$100,000 to $124,999 : 192

$125,000 to $149,999 : 178

$150,000 to $199,999 : 213

$200,000 or more : 85


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Total : 2,881


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Occupied : 2,670

Vacant : 211


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Built 2005 or later : 35

Built 2000 to 2004 : 54

Built 1990 to 1999 : 315

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,436

Built 1970 to 1979 : 788

Built 1960 to 1969 : 189

Built 1950 to 1959 : 24

Built 1940 to 1949 : 40

Built 1939 or earlier : 0


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Utility gas : 185

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,641

Electricity : 388

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 60

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 359

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 37

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 16

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 74

$125,000 to $149,999 : 73

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 to $249,999 : 63

$250,000 to $299,999 : 202

$300,000 to $399,999 : 487

$400,000 to $499,999 : 726

$500,000 to $749,999 : 611

$750,000 to $999,999 : 49

$1,000,000 or more : 77


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 260

Home equity loan only : 503

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 890

Housing units without a mortgage : 779


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Alta Sierra Cdp, California)

Built 2005 or later : $675,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $637,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $428,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $421,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $414,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $468,300

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 : $708,300

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Alta Sierra Cdp, California: 74.2%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 47 47 $6,165,450
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

47 47 $6,165,450
2000        
  Single Family 63 63 $9,435,916
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

63 63 $9,435,916
2001        
  Single Family 55 55 $7,679,020
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

55 55 $7,679,020
2002        
  Single Family 113 113 $13,565,052
  Two Family 1 2 $241,280
  Three and Four Family 3 11 $654,450
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

117 126 $14,460,782
2003        
  Single Family 116 116 $14,985,779
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 14 81 $5,339,585
  Total

130 197 $20,325,364
2004        
  Single Family 27 27 $3,644,310
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 7 52 $3,336,550
  Total

34 79 $6,980,860
2005        
  Single Family 58 58 $5,549,460
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $538,760
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

60 65 $6,088,220
2006        
  Single Family 35 35 $6,374,046
  Two Family 1 2 $400,000
  Three and Four Family 4 15 $1,522,500
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

40 52 $8,296,546


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Alta Sierra Cdp, CA): $56,868
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alta Sierra Cdp): $198,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alta Sierra Cdp): $1,061
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Utility Gas: 1.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 69.4%
Electricity: 12.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 11.9%
Solar Energy: 0.3%
Other Fuel: 2.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Alta Sierra Cdp, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Sierra Nevada Home Care


     Address: 1020 Mccourtney Road, Ste A, Grass Valley, California 95949
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/25/1986

Sutter Auburn Faith Vna & Hospice


     Address: 11795 Education Street Suite 224, Auburn, California 95602
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/13/1993

Progressive Home Care - Auburn


     Address: 11879 Kemper Road, Suite 15, Auburn, California 95603
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/17/1994

Sutter North Home Health


     Address: 826 Fourth Street, Marysville, California 95901
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/24/1997

Sutter Visiting Nurse Association And Hospice


     Address: 1836 Sierra Gardens Dr Ste 130, Roseville, California 95661
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/22/1983

Hospitals Close To Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital


     Address: 155 Glasson Way, Grass Valley, California 95945
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital


     Address: 11815 Education Street, Auburn, California 95603
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Rideout Memorial Hospital


     Address: 726 4th St, Marysville, California 95901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sutter Roseville Medical Center


     Address: One Medical Plaza, Roseville, California 95661
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Marshall Medical Center (1-rh)


     Address: 1100 Marshall Way, Placerville, California 95667
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Grass Valley Care Center Inc


     Address: 107 Catherine Lane, Grass Valley, California 95945
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Spring Hill Manor


     Address: 355 Joerschke Dr, Grass Valley, California 95945
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Golden Empire Conv Hosp


     Address: 121 Dorsey Drive, Grass Valley, California 95945
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 123
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Meadow View Manor, Inc.


     Address: 396 Dorsey Drive, Grass Valley, California 95945
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Sierra Nevada Mem Hosp


     Address: 155 Glasson Way, Grass Valley, California 95945
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 15
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Name: General Electric
Address: 171 Curtner Avenue; San Jose, CA 95125
Distance: 135 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

    Retired Workers: 7,265
    Disabled Workers: 1,265
    Widowers Workers: 925
    Spouses Workers: 600
    Children Workers: 580


(updated 2007)



Nevada County, California Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 44.92%
  • Bush & Cheney 53.39%
  • Other 1.69%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Alta Sierra Cdp, California citizens.

Relocation to Placer County, CA

10.40 % of Placer County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $60,988

California Average 5.75 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,108

California Average 0.21 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Placer County, CA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Sacramento County , CA 4.03 % ($53,823 AGI )
  • Santa Clara County , CA 0.46 % ($115,389 AGI )
  • Nevada County , CA 0.43 % ($56,388 AGI )

Relocation away from Placer County, CA

8.54 % of Placer County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $49,557

California Average 6.27 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,825

California Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Placer County, CA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Sacramento County , CA 2.92 % ($42,526 AGI )
  • Nevada County , CA 0.38 % ($48,445 AGI )
  • Yuba County , CA 0.28 % ($50,605 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in California

Low Bracket: $6,827 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $44,815 (9.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in California

7.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Alta Sierra Cdp, California is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Alta Sierra Cdp, California

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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Alta Sierra Cdp, California directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Alta Sierra Cdp, California

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 9 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 4 4 11 5 2 4 3 6 9 8 7 5 2
    per 100,000 36 35 98 43 17 32 24 49 73 65 54 39 16
Robbery 1 4 13 12 12 6 6 9 7 15 13 8 10
    per 100,000 9 35 116 102 99 48 48 73 57 122 100 62 78
Assault 30 38 58 53 58 72 56 43 57 88 44 52 103
    per 100,000 270 336 516 451 481 573 447 348 465 714 338 401 805
Burglary 56 103 102 89 82 78 72 71 80 111 77 136 131
    per 100,000 503 910 907 757 680 621 575 575 652 900 592 1,049 1,024
Larceny Theft 392 433 368 337 300 275 270 350 360 370 339 452 551
    per 100,000 3,524 3,824 3,272 2,865 2,486 2,189 2,156 2,835 2,934 3,001 2,605 3,488 4,307
Vehicle Theft 69 50 69 65 51 38 26 32 27 19 37 51 69
    per 100,000 620 442 613 553 423 303 208 259 220 154 284 394 539
Arson 4 1 4 6 4 4 0 1 3 3 3 9 5
    per 100,000 36 9 36 51 33 32 0 8 24 24 23 69 39
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
9 12 21 18 18 21 17 15 18 28 16 16 29
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
130 147 136 124 109 99 92 114 118 126 114 162 189
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
70 79 78 71 64 60 54 64 68 77 65 89 109


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In California

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
102,616 86,846 87,706 66,041 63,500 86,912 123,821 0 80,848 82,147


(updated 2014)



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