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Demographics Analysis

The people of Alturas City, 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
(Alturas City, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 68

5 to 9 years : 91

10 to 14 years : 75

15 to 17 years : 86

18 and 19 years : 74

20 years : 0

21 years : 26

22 to 24 years : 11

25 to 29 years : 88

30 to 34 years : 46

35 to 39 years : 127

40 to 44 years : 96

45 to 49 years : 89

50 to 54 years : 76

55 to 59 years : 120

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 65

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 81

70 to 74 years : 14

75 to 79 years : 25

80 to 84 years : 31

85 years and over : 21

Female:

Under 5 years : 94

5 to 9 years : 107

10 to 14 years : 125

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 79

20 years : 0

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 65

25 to 29 years : 16

30 to 34 years : 114

35 to 39 years : 137

40 to 44 years : 29

45 to 49 years : 94

50 to 54 years : 108

55 to 59 years : 160

60 and 61 years : 60

62 to 64 years : 42

65 and 66 years : 23

67 to 69 years : 55

70 to 74 years : 27

75 to 79 years : 27

80 to 84 years : 36

85 years and over : 27


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Alturas City, California)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,417

Multiple ancestry : 1,059

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 298


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Alturas City, California)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,626

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 53

Not a U.S. citizen : 95


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Alturas City, California)

Total:

Under 5 years : 162

5 to 17 years : 501

18 to 24 years : 267

25 to 34 years : 264

35 to 44 years : 389

45 to 54 years : 367

55 to 59 years : 280

60 and 61 years : 70

62 to 64 years : 107

65 to 74 years : 200

75 years and over : 167

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 138

5 to 17 years : 494

18 to 24 years : 236

25 to 34 years : 119

35 to 44 years : 275

45 to 54 years : 210

55 to 59 years : 195

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 57

65 to 74 years : 81

75 years and over : 67

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 31

25 to 34 years : 94

35 to 44 years : 60

45 to 54 years : 140

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 50

65 to 74 years : 119

75 years and over : 100

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 : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

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 : 51

35 to 44 years : 54

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Alturas City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 873

Female : 1,036

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 373

Female : 344

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 74

Female : 74


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Alturas City, California)

Born in state of residence : 1,656

Born in other state in the United States : 678

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 41


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Alturas City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 371

Now married, except separated : 638

Divorced : 248

Separated : 62

Widowed : 57

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 112

Now married, except separated : 308

Divorced : 167

Separated : 18

Widowed : 85

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 18

Now married, except separated : 92

Divorced : 8

Separated : 17

Widowed : 13


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Alturas City, California)

Speak only English : 2,354

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 114

Speak English less than "very well" : 94

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 40

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Alturas City, California

  • Other Groups: 557   (18.5%)
  • English: 431   (14.3%)
  • Irish: 413   (13.7%)
  • United States Or American: 393   (13.0%)
  • German: 305   (10.1%)
  • Dutch: 123   (4.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 93   (3.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 81   (2.7%)
  • Italian: 81   (2.7%)
  • Scottish: 80   (2.7%)
  • Norwegian: 53   (1.8%)
  • Swedish: 50   (1.7%)
  • Iranian: 40   (1.3%)
  • Portuguese: 32   (1.1%)
  • European: 32   (1.1%)
  • Russian: 28   (0.9%)
  • Danish: 25   (0.8%)
  • Basque: 25   (0.8%)
  • Greek: 25   (0.8%)
  • French Canadian: 24   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 23   (0.8%)
  • Polish: 16   (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 12   (0.4%)
  • Belgian: 12   (0.4%)
  • German Russian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 9   (0.3%)
  • British: 7   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Estonian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 6   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 6   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Alturas City, California is 2,774



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Alturas City, California: 1,320
Female Population in Alturas City, California: 1,454


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Alturas City, California: 38.3
Median Female Resident Age in Alturas City, California: 38.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Alturas City, California


White


Both sexes

40.8

Male

38.7

Female

43.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

45.3

Male

45.3

Female

31.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.5

Male

41.5

Female

36.5

Asian


Both sexes

40.8

Male

48.0

Female

32.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

49.5

Male

54.0

Female

26.5

Other


Both sexes

34.3

Male

32.7

Female

34.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.8

Male

22.3

Female

19.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.7

Male

29.8

Female

33.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.1

Male

38.9

Female

44.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Alturas City, California


  • White: 2,375
  • African American: 30
  • American Indian: 164
  • Asian: 58
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 5
  • Some Other Race: 120
  • Two or More Races: 22



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Alturas City, California

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (1.37%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.23%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (2.05%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 25   (2.84%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (2.16%)
  • 10th Grade: 23   (2.62%)
  • 11th Grade: 59   (6.71%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 26   (2.96%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 341   (38.79%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 60   (6.83%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 144   (16.38%)
  • Associate Degree: 61   (6.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 51   (5.8%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (1.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 21   (2.39%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 16   (1.54%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (1.44%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 22   (2.11%)
  • 9th Grade: 52   (4.99%)
  • 10th Grade: 50   (4.8%)
  • 11th Grade: 37   (3.55%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 64   (6.14%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 313   (30.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 90   (8.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 194   (18.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 71   (6.81%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 83   (7.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 35   (3.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Alturas City, California

  • Modoc Joint Unified


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 906 West Fourth St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7201, Students: 1,357 )

  • Modoc County Office Of Education


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 139 Henderson St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7101, Students: 77 )

  • Modoc County Rop


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 139 Henderson St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7102, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Alturas City, California

  • Modoc Charter


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 214 West 1st St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-3861, Students: 384 )

  • Alturas Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 809 West Eighth St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7201, Students: 351 )

  • Modoc Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 906 West Fourth St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7201, Students: 215 )

  • Modoc County Special Education


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 139 Henderson St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7110, Students: 34 )

  • Modoc County Community


    ( Grades: 8-11, Location: 139 Henderson St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7146, Students: 9 )

  • High Desert Community Day


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 802 North East St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7201, Students: 6 )

  • Modoc County Community


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 461 Second St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7146, Students: 5 )

  • Alturas Community Day


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 906 West Fourth St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7201, Students: 3 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Alturas City, California

  • Modoc High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 900 North Main St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7201, Students: 307 )

  • Warner High


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 802 North East St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7201, Students: 10 )

  • Modoc County Rop


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 139 Henderson St., Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-7102, )

Largest Schools (Private) In Alturas City, California

  • Mennonite Church School


    ( Grades: 1-8, Location: Hc 4 Box 20502, Alturas, CA 96101, Phone: (530) 233-4183, Students: 8 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Alturas City, California

  • Modoc County Library


    212 W. Third St., Alturas, CA 96101

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Alturas City, California


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Alturas City, 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 Alturas City, California.

Area Features of Alturas City, California


Airport


(1) Alturas Municipal Airport   (2) Bates Field   (3) California Pines Airport   (4) Devils Garden Airport Historical   (5) Wesinger Ranch Airport  

Area


(1) Alturas Agricultural Inspection Station  

Basin


(1) Dry Creek Basin  

Building


(1) Alturas City Fire Department   (2) Alturas Police Department   (3) Alturas Rural Fire Protection District   (4) California Department Of Forestry And Fire Protection Lassen Modoc Unit Alturas   (5) California Highway Patrol Alturas   (6) California Pines Lake Fire Station   (7) Canby Fire Protection District   (8) Modoc County Courthouse   (9) Modoc County Sheriff S Office  

Canal


(1) Rattlesnake Ditch  

Census


(1) California Pines Census Designated Place   (2) Daphnedale Park Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Alturas Baptist Church   (2) Alturas Gospel Mission   (3) Alturas Seventh Day Adventist Church   (4) Bahai Faith Church   (5) Christian Life Assembly Church   (6) Church Of Christ   (7) Church Of The Nazarene   (8) Faith Baptist Church   (9) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (10) Sacred Heart Catholic Church   (11) Saint Michaels Episcopal Church  

Civil


(1) Alturas Division   (2) Alturas Indian Rancheria   (3) City Of Alturas   (4) Modoc County   (5) Xl Ranch Rancheria  

Cliff


(1) Porcupine Rim  

Dam


(1) Big Dobe North 129 Dam   (2) Big Dobe South 129-002 Dam   (3) Big Sage 55-000 Dam   (4) Big Sage Dam   (5) Carpenter Wilson 172-002 Dam   (6) Cummings Reservoir Number 1 148 Dam   (7) Dannhauser 161 Dam   (8) Donovan 179 Dam   (9) Dorris Dam   (10) Huffman Antelope 112-002 Dam   (11) James Porter 1123-002 Dam   (12) Kelley And Greiner 133 Dam   (13) Lauer Dam   (14) Leonard Johnson 173-002 Dam   (15) Lindauer Concrete 1110 Dam   (16) Mcbrien 110 Dam   (17) Mud Lake 129-005 Dam   (18) Payne 143 Dam   (19) Pickering Lumber 111 Dam   (20) Plum Canyon 139 Dam   (21) Rye Grass Swale 150 Dam   (22) S X 112 Dam   (23) Shedd 1121 Dam   (24) Toreson 153 Dam   (25) Upper Pasture 161-002 Dam   (26) White 151 Dam   (27) Woods Place Dam  

Flat


(1) Dixon Flat  

Hospital


(1) Modoc Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Duck Pond   (2) Goose Lake Historical   (3) Goose Pond  

Locale


(1) Alturas Yard   (2) Big Lakes Camp   (3) Big Sage Campground   (4) Brooks   (5) Coop   (6) Copco Historical   (7) Crowder Ranch   (8) Devils Garden Ranger Station   (9) E Ranch   (10) Hastings Ranch   (11) Ingalls Swamp Ranch   (12) Joseph Creek Ranch   (13) Yankee Jim Ranch  

Park


(1) Chimney Rock Historical Monument   (2) Evans And Bailey Historical Monument   (3) Modoc National Wildlife Refuge  

Pillar


(1) Sheep Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Alturas   (2) California Pines   (3) Canby   (4) Daphnedale Park   (5) Fletcher Historical   (6) Juniper   (7) Lakeview Junction   (8) Paola Historical   (9) Surprise Station  

Post Office


(1) Alturas Post Office   (2) Canby Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Antelope Reservoir   (2) Ballard Reservoir   (3) Big Sage Reservoir   (4) Dannhauser Reservoir   (5) Donovan Reservoir   (6) Dorris Reservoir   (7) Emigrant Spring Reservoir   (8) Essex Reservoir   (9) French Reservoir   (10) Graves Reservoir   (11) Griener Reservoir   (12) Indian Spring Reservoir   (13) Kelley Reservoir   (14) Kelly Reservoir   (15) Lauer Reservoir   (16) Little Porcupine Tank   (17) Lower Cummings Reservoir   (18) Mapes Reservoir   (19) Mcbrien Reservoir   (20) Mud Lake Reservoir   (21) Payne Reservoir   (22) Pine Creek Reservoir   (23) Porter Reservoir   (24) Pretty Tree Reservoir   (25) Raker And Thomas Reservoirs   (26) Signal Reservoir   (27) Stock Tank 11   (28) Stock Tank 2   (29) Stock Tank 3   (30) Stock Tank 5   (31) Teal Pond   (32) Upper Cummings Reservoir   (33) White Reservoir   (34) Williams Valley Stock Tank   (35) Wilson Reservoir   (36) Wood Flat Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Hog Ridge   (2) Mahogany Ridge   (3) Portuguese Ridge   (4) Whittemore Ridge  

School


(1) Alturas Elementary School   (2) Delmorma School   (3) Modoc High School   (4) Modoc Middle School   (5) Warner High School  

Slope


(1) Barnes Grade  

Spring


(1) Bowers Spring   (2) Corral Spring   (3) Emigrant Spring   (4) Essex Spring   (5) Fern Spring   (6) Fitzhugh Springs   (7) Hidden Spring   (8) Hillside Springs   (9) Indian Spring   (10) Kelley Hot Spring   (11) Kelley Springs   (12) Layton Spring   (13) Leonard Spring   (14) Logan Spring   (15) Mary Pete Spring   (16) Mill Spring   (17) Portuguese Spring   (18) Rock Spring   (19) Sherlock Spring   (20) Whittemore Spring  

Stream


(1) Bolan Creek   (2) Cantrall Creek   (3) Canyon Creek   (4) Clover Swale Creek   (5) Dry Creek   (6) East Dry Creek   (7) Gleason Creek   (8) Hot Creek   (9) Jim Creek   (10) Joseph Creek   (11) Little North Fork Parker Creek   (12) Logan Slough   (13) Mile Creek   (14) Negro Creek   (15) Noble Creek   (16) North Fork Parker Creek   (17) North Fork Pit River   (18) Parker Creek   (19) Pine Creek   (20) Plum Creek   (21) Porcupine Valley   (22) Rattlesnake Creek   (23) Roberts Creek   (24) Rock Creek   (25) Russell Slough   (26) Shields Creek   (27) South Fork Parker Creek   (28) South Fork Pit River   (29) Thoms Creek   (30) Toms Creek   (31) West Rock Creek   (32) Witcher Creek  

Summit


(1) North Mountain   (2) Rattlesnake Butte   (3) Round Mountain   (4) Signal Butte   (5) The Hat   (6) The Three Sisters  

Swamp


(1) Ingalls Swamp  

Tower


(1) Kcno-am Alturas   (2) Kyax-fm Alturas  

Valley


(1) Blacks Canyon   (2) Clover Swale   (3) Cooley Gulch   (4) Daggert Canyon   (5) Fern Spring Canyon   (6) Hog Gulch   (7) Mud Spring Gulch   (8) Payne Canyon   (9) Ralston Gulch   (10) Renfro Canyon   (11) Rye Grass Swale   (12) Salisbury Gulch   (13) Swanson Canyon   (14) Warm Springs Valley   (15) White Horse Canyon   (16) Willow Spring Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Alturas City, California

96101 (pop. 5,092)


Cities Nearby Alturas City, California

Alturas City, CA  (pop. 2,774) 0.0 Miles
Alturas Ccd, CA  (pop. 5,750) 5.9 Miles
Surprise Valley Ccd, CA  (pop. 1,256) 22.5 Miles
Adin-lookout Ccd, CA  (pop. 990) 36.3 Miles
Madeline Plains Ccd, CA  (pop. 243) 37.1 Miles
Tule Lake Ccd, CA  (pop. 1,166) 46.1 Miles
Big Valley Ccd, CA  (pop. 1,431) 49.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Alturas City, California

530



Elevation in Alturas City, California is 4,367.0 ft. (1,331.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Alturas City, California

Lat: 41.488814 N        Long: -120.545935 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Alturas City, 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.

Energy Costs In California

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
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 Alturas City, California

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 55   (5.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 26   (2.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 40   (4.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 70   (7.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 147   (15.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 191   (20.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 150   (15.8%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 42   (4.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 27   (2.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 40   (4.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 14   (1.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 85   (9.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 44   (4.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Alturas City, California)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 771

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 89

In 3-person carpool : 17

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 : 46

Walked : 129

Other means : 22

Worked at home : 44


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Alturas City, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 188

5 to 9 minutes : 521

10 to 14 minutes : 159

15 to 19 minutes : 129

20 to 24 minutes : 46

25 to 29 minutes : 18

30 to 34 minutes : 13

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alturas City, California)

With Social Security income : 389

No Social Security income : 740


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Alturas City, California)

With retirement income : 162

No retirement income : 967


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Alturas City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 76

$10,000 to $14,999 : 75

$15,000 to $19,999 : 39

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 104

$35,000 to $39,999 : 40

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12

$45,000 to $49,999 : 60

$50,000 to $59,999 : 47

$60,000 to $74,999 : 114

$75,000 to $99,999 : 134

$100,000 to $124,999 : 43

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Alturas City, California)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $46,226


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Alturas City, California

  • NEW (1340 AM; 0.25 kW; Alturas, CA; Owner: Matt Tuter)

FM Radio Stations Near Alturas City, California

  • KALT-FM (106.5 FM; Alturas, CA; Owner: Woodrow Michael Warren)
  • KDUP (88.1 FM; Lake City, CA; Owner: Openskyradio Corp.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Lake City, CA; Owner: Openskyradio Corp.)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Lake City, CA; Owner: Openskyradio Corp.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Alturas, CA; Owner: Ihr Educational Broadcasting)
  • KCNO (94.5 FM; Alturas, CA; Owner: Edi Media, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Alturas City, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 87  (18.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 152  (31.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 58  (12.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (2.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 72  (14.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 170  (31.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 177  (32.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 170  (31.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 9  (1.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 112 Farms In Alturas City, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In Alturas City, California

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Plumas Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $520.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Alturas City, California

  • Lake County


    (about 47.1 miles in New Pine Creek, Oregon; Airport Code: LKV)

  • Tulelake Municipal


    (about 50.2 miles in Malin, Oregon; Airport Code: WQD)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Alturas City, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.00%

Carpooled

5.96%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

1.21%

Walked

6.87%

Other Means

1.62%

Worked At Home

4.34%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Alturas City, 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
(Alturas City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 482

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 13

Female householder, no husband present : 271

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 344

Householder not living alone : 19


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Alturas City, California)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 89

All other households : 1,040


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Alturas City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 323

Renter-occupied housing units : 159

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 13

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 107

Renter-occupied housing units : 164

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 205

Renter-occupied housing units : 158


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Alturas City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 124

$10,000 to $14,999 : 158

$15,000 to $19,999 : 62

$20,000 to $24,999 : 62

$25,000 to $29,999 : 46

$30,000 to $34,999 : 164

$35,000 to $39,999 : 10

$40,000 to $44,999 : 12

$45,000 to $49,999 : 122

$50,000 to $59,999 : 47

$60,000 to $74,999 : 92

$75,000 to $99,999 : 176

$100,000 to $124,999 : 43

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Alturas City, California)

Total : 1,292


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Alturas City, California)

Occupied : 1,129

Vacant : 163


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Alturas City, California)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Alturas City, California)

Built 2005 or later : 28

Built 2000 to 2004 : 8

Built 1990 to 1999 : 74

Built 1980 to 1989 : 194

Built 1970 to 1979 : 209

Built 1960 to 1969 : 217

Built 1950 to 1959 : 86

Built 1940 to 1949 : 216

Built 1939 or earlier : 260


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Alturas City, California)

Utility gas : 88

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 98

Electricity : 225

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 407

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 271

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 40

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Alturas City, 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 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 13

$60,000 to $69,999 : 7

$70,000 to $79,999 : 37

$80,000 to $89,999 : 58

$90,000 to $99,999 : 54

$100,000 to $124,999 : 152

$125,000 to $149,999 : 86

$150,000 to $174,999 : 104

$175,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 to $249,999 : 65

$250,000 to $299,999 : 30

$300,000 to $399,999 : 11

$400,000 to $499,999 : 9

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Alturas City, 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 : 67

Home equity loan only : 53

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 356

Housing units without a mortgage : 159


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Alturas City, California)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $238,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $157,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $92,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $120,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $143,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $134,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $128,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Alturas City, California: 60.8%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Alturas City, California

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Alturas City, 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 16 16 $1,654,138
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $1,654,138
2003        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,709,455
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $1,709,455
2004        
  Single Family 14 14 $2,135,095
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $2,135,095
2005        
  Single Family 24 24 $3,204,248
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $3,204,248
2006        
  Single Family 22 22 $3,843,142
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

22 22 $3,843,142


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Alturas City, CA): $24,351
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alturas City): $65,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alturas City): $395
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Alturas City, California

Utility Gas: 2.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 15.2%
Electricity: 23.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 35.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 20.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 2.4%
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 Alturas City, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Alturas City, California

Lakeview Home Health


     Address: 700 South J Street, Lakeview, Oregon 97630
     Ownership: Government - Combination Govt & Voluntary
     Certified Date: 9/5/1996

Sky Lakes Home Health


     Address: 1435 Esplanade Avenue, Klamath Falls, Oregon 97601
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/9/1984

Mercy Home Care


     Address: 1544 Market Street, Redding, California 96001
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/4/1984

Interim Healthcare


     Address: 970 Executive Way, Redding, California 96002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/29/1995

Medical Home Care Professionals


     Address: 2115 Churn Creek Rd, Redding, California 96002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/12/1990

Hospitals Close To Alturas City, California

Modoc Medical Center


     Address: 228 W Mcdowell St, Alturas, California 96101
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Lake District Hospital


     Address: 700 South J Street, Lakeview, Oregon 97630
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Mayers Memorial Hospital


     Address: 43563 Hwy 299 East, Fall River Mills, California 96028
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Banner Lassen Medical Center


     Address: 1800 Spring Ridge Drive, Susanville, California 96130
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Merle West Medical Center


     Address: 2865 Daggett Street, Klamath Falls, Oregon 97601
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Alturas City, California

Modoc Medical Center D/p Snf


     Address: 228 Mc Dowell St., Alturas, California 96101
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 55%

Lake District Long Term Care


     Address: 700 S. J Street, Lakeview, Oregon 97630
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 64%

Mayers Memorial Hospital


     Address: 43563 Hwy 299 E Fall River, Fall River Mills, California 96028
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Country Villa Riverview Rehab & Healthcare Cen


     Address: 2005 River Street, Susanville, California 96130
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Marquis Care At Plum Ridge


     Address: 1401 Bryant Williams Dr., Klamath Falls, Oregon 97601
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 77%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Alturas City, California

Name: General Electric
Address: 171 Curtner Avenue; San Jose, CA 95125
Distance: 298 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Alturas City, California

    Retired Workers: 855
    Disabled Workers: 240
    Widowers Workers: 100
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 115


(updated 2007)



Modoc County, California Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.72%
  • Bush & Cheney 72.42%
  • Other 1.86%



(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 Alturas City, California citizens.

Relocation to Modoc County, CA

9.17 % of Modoc County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,868

California Average 5.75 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lassen County , CA 0.59 % ($34,706 AGI )
  • Shasta County , CA 0.52 % ($22,467 AGI )
  • Washoe County , NV 0.45 % ($33,462 AGI )

Relocation away from Modoc County, CA

8.31 % of Modoc 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 $31,265

California Average 6.27 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Shasta County , CA 0.91 % ($25,154 AGI )
  • Klamath County , OR 0.59 % ($40,235 AGI )
  • Washoe County , NV 0.42 % ($29,000 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 Alturas City, California is based on over 50 years of data.

























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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 Alturas City, California directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Alturas City, California

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 36 37
Rape 1 2 2 1 5 4 0 3 0 2 3 4 4
    per 100,000 34 67 70 34 170 137 0 108 0 73 105 143 149
Robbery 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 2 3 2
    per 100,000 0 0 35 34 0 68 0 72 0 0 70 107 75
Assault 0 7 7 5 4 10 4 20 2 3 13 28 21
    per 100,000 0 233 244 172 136 342 137 718 72 110 455 999 783
Burglary 15 17 17 15 17 27 28 16 11 28 15 22 23
    per 100,000 509 567 592 515 577 922 958 575 396 1,025 524 785 858
Larceny Theft 43 43 39 41 42 56 58 50 39 30 36 38 46
    per 100,000 1,460 1,434 1,358 1,409 1,425 1,913 1,984 1,796 1,404 1,098 1,259 1,356 1,716
Vehicle Theft 1 5 7 4 2 10 4 5 6 5 3 2 2
    per 100,000 34 167 244 137 68 342 137 180 216 183 105 71 75
Arson 0 4 2 1 3 3 2 1 1 1 4 3 0
    per 100,000 0 133 70 34 102 102 68 36 36 37 140 107 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 2 3 2 2 4 1 6 0 1 5 9 7
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
15 17 16 15 16 24 23 18 14 16 15 16 18
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
8 10 9 9 9 14 12 12 7 9 10 13 12


(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)



Jails in Alturas City, California


  • Modoc County Detention Center


    102 South Court Street, Alturas, CA 96101
    Capacity: 74
    Confined: 28
    Avg. Population: 30
    Year Built: 1978
    Year Renovated: 1994


(updated 2006)



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