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Demographics Analysis

The people of Fortuna 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
(Fortuna City, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 569

5 to 9 years : 269

10 to 14 years : 443

15 to 17 years : 225

18 and 19 years : 411

20 years : 151

21 years : 115

22 to 24 years : 225

25 to 29 years : 265

30 to 34 years : 148

35 to 39 years : 357

40 to 44 years : 331

45 to 49 years : 269

50 to 54 years : 446

55 to 59 years : 402

60 and 61 years : 85

62 to 64 years : 136

65 and 66 years : 95

67 to 69 years : 85

70 to 74 years : 318

75 to 79 years : 169

80 to 84 years : 139

85 years and over : 60

Female:

Under 5 years : 291

5 to 9 years : 316

10 to 14 years : 328

15 to 17 years : 194

18 and 19 years : 252

20 years : 15

21 years : 159

22 to 24 years : 356

25 to 29 years : 223

30 to 34 years : 208

35 to 39 years : 257

40 to 44 years : 317

45 to 49 years : 562

50 to 54 years : 395

55 to 59 years : 261

60 and 61 years : 142

62 to 64 years : 148

65 and 66 years : 118

67 to 69 years : 134

70 to 74 years : 248

75 to 79 years : 270

80 to 84 years : 195

85 years and over : 164


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Fortuna City, California)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,238

Multiple ancestry : 3,824

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 206

Ancestry not reported : 998


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,545

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 6

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 43

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 391

Not a U.S. citizen : 281


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Fortuna City, California)

Total:

Under 5 years : 860

5 to 17 years : 1,775

18 to 24 years : 1,684

25 to 34 years : 844

35 to 44 years : 1,262

45 to 54 years : 1,672

55 to 59 years : 663

60 and 61 years : 227

62 to 64 years : 284

65 to 74 years : 998

75 years and over : 997

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 792

5 to 17 years : 1,583

18 to 24 years : 1,369

25 to 34 years : 679

35 to 44 years : 930

45 to 54 years : 1,226

55 to 59 years : 389

60 and 61 years : 168

62 to 64 years : 135

65 to 74 years : 365

75 years and over : 403

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 55

5 to 17 years : 173

18 to 24 years : 196

25 to 34 years : 69

35 to 44 years : 245

45 to 54 years : 341

55 to 59 years : 256

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 121

65 to 74 years : 440

75 years and over : 557

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 13

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 16

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 14

45 to 54 years : 6

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 : 19

18 to 24 years : 103

25 to 34 years : 96

35 to 44 years : 73

45 to 54 years : 99

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 193

75 years and over : 37


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Fortuna City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,156

Female : 3,883

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,237

Female : 1,269

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 16

Female : 33

Foreign born:

Male : 304

Female : 368


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Fortuna City, California)

Born in state of residence : 6,776

Born in other state in the United States : 2,345

Native: born outside the United States : 27

Foreign born : 307


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,781

Now married, except separated : 3,246

Divorced : 597

Separated : 177

Widowed : 275

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 277

Now married, except separated : 1,342

Divorced : 303

Separated : 0

Widowed : 363

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 16

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6

Foreign born:

Never married : 97

Now married, except separated : 444

Divorced : 0

Separated : 43

Widowed : 69


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 9,366

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 443

Speak English less than "very well" : 234

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 39

German:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 39

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 109

Speak English less than "very well" : 28


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Fortuna City, California

  • Other Groups: 2,136   (18.8%)
  • German: 1,799   (15.8%)
  • English: 1,363   (12.0%)
  • Irish: 1,112   (9.8%)
  • United States Or American: 807   (7.1%)
  • Italian: 804   (7.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 396   (3.5%)
  • Swedish: 355   (3.1%)
  • Portuguese: 335   (2.9%)
  • Norwegian: 294   (2.6%)
  • Dutch: 273   (2.4%)
  • Scottish: 259   (2.3%)
  • Swiss: 182   (1.6%)
  • Danish: 179   (1.6%)
  • Polish: 170   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 169   (1.5%)
  • Welsh: 112   (1.0%)
  • British: 72   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 67   (0.6%)
  • Armenian: 64   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 64   (0.6%)
  • European: 52   (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 36   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 32   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 27   (0.2%)
  • Basque: 27   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 24   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 24   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 22   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 14   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 8   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 7   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Macedonian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Israeli: 5   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 4   (0.0%)
  • Eastern European: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Fortuna City, California is 11,266



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Fortuna City, California: 5,713
Female Population in Fortuna City, California: 5,553


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Fortuna City, California: 35.3
Median Female Resident Age in Fortuna City, California: 42.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Fortuna City, California


White


Both sexes

43.0

Male

39.8

Female

45.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.5

Male

23.1

Female

21.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.4

Male

27.7

Female

27.2

Asian


Both sexes

39.0

Male

37.0

Female

41.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

11.8

Male

38.5

Female

9.5

Other


Both sexes

22.1

Male

21.9

Female

22.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.4

Male

19.1

Female

22.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.4

Male

21.2

Female

21.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.3

Male

41.9

Female

48.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Fortuna City, California


  • White: 9,455
  • African American: 173
  • American Indian: 173
  • Asian: 246
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 61
  • Some Other Race: 628
  • Two or More Races: 530



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (0.29%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 25   (0.81%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 26   (0.84%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 144   (4.66%)
  • 9th Grade: 72   (2.33%)
  • 10th Grade: 118   (3.82%)
  • 11th Grade: 165   (5.34%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 84   (2.72%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 956   (30.96%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 272   (8.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 577   (18.69%)
  • Associate Degree: 203   (6.57%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 328   (10.62%)
  • Master's Degree: 76   (2.46%)
  • Professional School Degree: 27   (0.87%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.19%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (0.3%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 38   (1.02%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 125   (3.37%)
  • 9th Grade: 120   (3.23%)
  • 10th Grade: 109   (2.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 97   (2.61%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 126   (3.39%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,049   (28.26%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 440   (11.85%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 726   (19.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 351   (9.46%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 391   (10.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 84   (2.26%)
  • Professional School Degree: 45   (1.21%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Fortuna City, California

  • Fortuna Union High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 379 12th St., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-4461, Students: 1,178 )

  • Fortuna Union Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 843 L St., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-2293, Students: 742 )

  • Rohnerville Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 3850 Rohnerville Rd., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-7823, Students: 642 )

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

  • South Fortuna Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-4, Location: 2089 Newburg Rd., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-2519, Students: 427 )

  • Toddy Thomas Elementary


    ( Grades: 4-8, Location: 2800 Thomas St., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-5197, Students: 359 )

  • Fortuna Middle


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 843 L St., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-3415, Students: 315 )

  • Norman G. Ambrosini Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: 3850 Rohnerville Rd., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-4688, Students: 283 )

  • Academy Of The Redwoods


    ( Grades: 9-9, Location: 7361 Tompkins Hill Rd., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 476-4203, Students: 64 )

  • Strongs Creek Community Day


    ( Grades: 9-11, Location: 922 N St., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-5303, Students: 8 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Fortuna City, California

  • Fortuna Union High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 379 12th St., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-4461, Students: 1,017 )

  • East High (continuation)


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 392 16th St., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-4461, Students: 89 )

  • Eel River Community


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 901 Myrtle Ave., Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-0209, Students: 43 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Fortuna City, California

  • New Life Christian School/great Beginnin


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1736 Newburg Road, Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-9136, Students: 52 )

  • Fortuna Junior Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1200 Ross Hill Road, Fortuna, CA 95540, Phone: (707) 725-2988, Students: 13 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Fortuna City, California

  • Fortuna Library


    775 14th St., Fortuna, CA 95540

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Fortuna City, California


  • Redwoods Museum Of Culture And Natural History


    3448 Nelson Ln, Fortuna, CA 95540

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Fortuna City, California


Building


(1) California Department Of Forestry And Fire Protection Humboldt Del Norte Unit   (2) Fortuna Branch Humboldt County Library   (3) Fortuna Police Department   (4) Fortuna Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Fortuna Volunteer Fire Department Campton Heights Station  

Cemetery


(1) Rohnerville Catholic Cemetery   (2) Sunrise Cemetery  

Church


(1) Calvary Christian Church   (2) Christ Lutheran Church   (3) First Baptist Church Of Fortuna   (4) Fortuna Missionary Baptist Church   (5) Fortuna Seventh Day Adventist Church   (6) Fortuna United Methodist Church   (7) Grace Chapel   (8) Rohnerville Assembly Of God Church   (9) Saint Francis Episcopal Church   (10) Saint Josephs Roman Catholic Church   (11) Wood Street Chapel  

Civil


(1) City Of Fortuna   (2) Rohnerville Rancheria  

Flat


(1) Blanton Prairie   (2) Sandy Prairie  

Hospital


(1) Redwood Memorial Hospital  

Locale


(1) City Of Fortuna Wastewater Treatment Plant   (2) Redwood Village Shopping Center  

Mine


(1) Hansen Pit  

Park


(1) Newburg Park   (2) Rohner Park  

Populated Place


(1) Fortuna   (2) Newburg   (3) Rohnerville   (4) Waddington   (5) Worswick  

School


(1) Christian Life Elementary School   (2) Coffee Creek School   (3) Fortuna Elementary School   (4) Fortuna Junior Academy   (5) Fortuna Union High School   (6) Grant School Historical   (7) Grizzly Bluff School   (8) Norman G Ambrosini Elementary School   (9) Pleasant Point School Historical   (10) South Fortuna Elementary School   (11) Toddy Thomas Elementary School  

Spring


(1) Felt Springs  

Stream


(1) Finch Creek   (2) Jameson Creek   (3) Little Palmer Creek   (4) North Fork Strongs Creek   (5) Palmer Creek   (6) Rohner Creek   (7) Strongs Creek  

Summit


(1) Tompkins Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Fortuna City, California

95540 (pop. 12,232)


Cities Nearby Fortuna City, California

Hydesville Cdp, CA  (pop. 1,139) 4.0 Miles
Ferndale City, CA  (pop. 1,569) 6.2 Miles
Rio Dell City, CA  (pop. 3,181) 6.5 Miles
Fortuna Ccd, CA  (pop. 17,562) 8.8 Miles
Humboldt Hill Cdp, CA  (pop. 3,292) 10.5 Miles
Pine Hills Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,959) 10.7 Miles
Ferndale Ccd, CA  (pop. 3,256) 11.8 Miles
Cutten Cdp, CA  (pop. 3,037) 12.2 Miles
Bayview Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,606) 12.6 Miles
Eureka Ccd, CA  (pop. 46,500) 13.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Fortuna City, California

707



Elevation in Fortuna City, California is 59.0 ft. (18.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Fortuna City, California

Lat: 40.586742 N        Long: -124.146101 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 188   (4.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 123   (3.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 193   (4.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 281   (6.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 258   (6.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 563   (13.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 681   (16.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 604   (14.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 200   (4.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 268   (6.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 108   (2.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 75   (1.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 310   (7.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 281   (6.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Fortuna City, California)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,268

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 280

In 3-person carpool : 81

In 4-person carpool : 27

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 113

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 179

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 29

Bicycle : 112

Walked : 257

Other means : 37

Worked at home : 352


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Fortuna City, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 455

5 to 9 minutes : 1,189

10 to 14 minutes : 446

15 to 19 minutes : 327

20 to 24 minutes : 511

25 to 29 minutes : 268

30 to 34 minutes : 539

35 to 39 minutes : 51

40 to 44 minutes : 87

45 to 59 minutes : 232

60 to 89 minutes : 135

90 or more minutes : 143


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,509

No Social Security income : 3,006


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,098

No retirement income : 3,417


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Fortuna City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 196

$10,000 to $14,999 : 127

$15,000 to $19,999 : 176

$20,000 to $24,999 : 229

$25,000 to $29,999 : 150

$30,000 to $34,999 : 213

$35,000 to $39,999 : 206

$40,000 to $44,999 : 126

$45,000 to $49,999 : 211

$50,000 to $59,999 : 338

$60,000 to $74,999 : 234

$75,000 to $99,999 : 325

$100,000 to $124,999 : 340

$125,000 to $149,999 : 168

$150,000 to $199,999 : 54

$200,000 or more : 21


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,445


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Fortuna City, California

  • KNCR (1090 AM; 10.0 kW; Fortuna, CA; Owner: Del Rosario Talpa, Inc.)
  • KATA (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Arcata, CA; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses Ii, Llc)
  • KIHH (1400 AM; 0.79 kW; Eureka, CA; Owner: Ihr Educational Broadcasting)
  • KCIK (1450 AM; 0.25 kW; Arcata, CA; Owner: Ihr Educational Broadcasting)
  • KGOE (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Fields Landing, CA; Owner: Bicoastal Media Licenses Ii, Llc)
  • NEW (1580 AM; 50.0 kW; Cutten, CA; Owner: Jet Fuel Broadcasting)
  • KWSW (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Eureka, CA; Owner: Eureka Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KWSW (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Eureka, CA; Owner: Eureka Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • KINS (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Eureka, CA; Owner: Eureka Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Fortuna City, California

  • KWPT (100.3 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Kwpt, Inc)
  • KWPT (100.3 FM; Rio Dell, CA; Owner: Kwpt, Inc)
  • KEKA-FM (101.5 FM; Rio Dell, CA; Owner: Eureka Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • NEW (106.3 FM; Arcata, CA; Owner: Wood, Tracy K)
  • KNHT (107.3 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: St Of Or Actng By And Thru St Brd Higher Ed For So. Or U)
  • KMDR (107.7 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Mccutchen Iii, William W)
  • KNDZ (89.3 FM; Arcata, CA; Owner: Howell Mountain Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Fields Landing, CA; Owner: Ink People, Inc)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Myers Flat, CA; Owner: 5. Centro Cristiano De Fe, Inc)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Humboldt State University)
  • KSLG-FM (94.1 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Lost Coast Communications, Inc.)
  • KSLG-FM (94.1 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Lost Coast Communications, Inc.)
  • KZCC (95.5 FM; Mckinleyville, CA; Owner: Airen Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (98.7 FM; Blue Lake, CA; Owner: Miriam Media, Inc.)
  • KJNY (99.1 FM; Ferndale, CA; Owner: Redwood Broadcasting Company)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Fortuna City, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 491  (21.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 288  (12.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 310  (13.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 184  (8.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 376  (16.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 662  (32.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 576  (28.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 679  (33.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 11  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Fortuna City, California

Bus Station(s)


    719 South Fortuna Blvd
    Pepper's Restaurant
    Fortuna, California 95540

(updated 2008)



There are 85 Farms In Fortuna City, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In Fortuna City, California

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


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

Umpqua Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $22m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 363

Redwood Capital Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $261.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Fortuna City, California

  • Rohnerville


    (about 2.4 miles in Hydesville, California; Airport Code: XXY)

  • Murray Field


    (about 15.1 miles in Eureka, California; Airport Code: EKA)

  • Eureka Airport


    (about 15.2 miles in Eureka, California; Airport Code: EKA)

  • Arcata


    (about 27.2 miles in Mckinleyville, California; Airport Code: ACV)

  • Dinsmore Municipal


    (about 29.5 miles in Bridgeville, California; Airport Code: WQE)

  • Dinsmore Airport


    (about 29.5 miles in Bridgeville, California; Airport Code: WQE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Fortuna City, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.76%

Carpooled

14.39%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.45%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

1.17%

Walked

3.59%

Other Means

0.68%

Worked At Home

2.96%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,399

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 141

Female householder, no husband present : 574

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,221

Householder not living alone : 180


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 33

Female householder and female partner : 8

Female householder and male partner : 38

All other households : 4,436


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Fortuna City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,831

Renter-occupied housing units : 568

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 95

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 108

Renter-occupied housing units : 466

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 684

Renter-occupied housing units : 717


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Fortuna City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 303

$10,000 to $14,999 : 482

$15,000 to $19,999 : 305

$20,000 to $24,999 : 429

$25,000 to $29,999 : 216

$30,000 to $34,999 : 299

$35,000 to $39,999 : 295

$40,000 to $44,999 : 169

$45,000 to $49,999 : 230

$50,000 to $59,999 : 406

$60,000 to $74,999 : 247

$75,000 to $99,999 : 413

$100,000 to $124,999 : 419

$125,000 to $149,999 : 175

$150,000 to $199,999 : 106

$200,000 or more : 21


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Fortuna City, California)

Total : 4,660


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Fortuna City, California)

Occupied : 4,515

Vacant : 145


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Fortuna City, California)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Fortuna City, California)

Built 2005 or later : 154

Built 2000 to 2004 : 612

Built 1990 to 1999 : 814

Built 1980 to 1989 : 679

Built 1970 to 1979 : 614

Built 1960 to 1969 : 522

Built 1950 to 1959 : 565

Built 1940 to 1949 : 330

Built 1939 or earlier : 370


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Fortuna City, California)

Utility gas : 3,274

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 99

Electricity : 462

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 28

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 573

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 79


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Fortuna City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 56

$10,000 to $14,999 : 48

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 77

$40,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 10

$70,000 to $79,999 : 22

$80,000 to $89,999 : 15

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 72

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 86

$175,000 to $199,999 : 52

$200,000 to $249,999 : 481

$250,000 to $299,999 : 255

$300,000 to $399,999 : 971

$400,000 to $499,999 : 206

$500,000 to $749,999 : 189

$750,000 to $999,999 : 36

$1,000,000 or more : 26


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Fortuna 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 : 132

Home equity loan only : 410

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 69

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,158

Housing units without a mortgage : 900


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $279,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $347,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $342,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $265,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $329,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $283,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $283,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $223,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $300,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Fortuna City, California: 63.8%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Fortuna City, California

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 27.59%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 72.41%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Fortuna 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 41 41 $4,586,694
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 41 $4,586,694
2000        
  Single Family 45 45 $5,225,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 40 $2,014,495
  Total

46 85 $7,240,095
2001        
  Single Family 64 64 $7,384,890
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

64 64 $7,384,890
2002        
  Single Family 91 91 $11,616,181
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

91 91 $11,616,181
2003        
  Single Family 61 61 $10,749,561
  Two Family 4 8 $508,300
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $335,907
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

66 73 $11,593,768
2004        
  Single Family 72 72 $12,278,284
  Two Family 2 4 $461,964
  Three and Four Family 13 51 $3,465,055
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

87 127 $16,205,303
2005        
  Single Family 49 49 $10,914,044
  Two Family 6 12 $1,278,132
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $643,696
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

57 67 $12,835,872
2006        
  Single Family 21 21 $4,165,618
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $959,844
  Five or More Family 4 24 $2,329,165
  Total

28 57 $7,454,627


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Fortuna City, CA): $31,129
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Fortuna City): $124,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Fortuna City): $526
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Fortuna City, California

Utility Gas: 79.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.2%
Electricity: 9.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.1%
Wood: 8.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Fortuna City, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Fortuna City, California

St Joseph Home Care


     Address: 721 E Street, Eureka, California 95501
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 12/12/1980

Mad River Comm Hosp H C Srvs


     Address: 4605 Valley West Blvd, Arcata, California 95521
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/28/1983

Trinity Home Health Services


     Address: 60 Easter Avenue, Weaverville, California 96093
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/21/1985

Sutter Coast Home Care


     Address: 983 3 Rd St Ste D, Crescent City, California 95531
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/2/1993

Mendocino Coast Dist Hosp Home Health Servs


     Address: 700 River Drive, Fort Bragg, California 95437
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/2/1986

Hospitals Close To Fortuna City, California

Redwood Memorial Hospital


     Address: 3300 Renner Drive, Fortuna, California 95540
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Joseph Hospital


     Address: 2700 Dolbeer St, Eureka, California 95501
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Mad River Community Hospital


     Address: 3800 Janes Rd, Arcata, California 95521
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Trinity Hospital


     Address: 60 Easter Avenue, Weaverville, California 96093
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Sutter Coast Hospital


     Address: 800 E Washington Blvd, Crescent City, California 95531
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Fortuna City, California

St. Luke Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2321 Newburg Road, Fortuna, California 95540
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Eureka Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 2353 Twenty-third St, Eureka, California 95501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Seaview Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 6400 Purdue Drive, Eureka, California 95503
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 49%

Pacific Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 2211 Harrison Avenue, Eureka, California 95501
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Granada Healthcare & Rehab Center


     Address: 2885 Harris Street, Eureka, California 95503
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 79%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Fortuna City, California

Name: General Electric
Address: 171 Curtner Avenue; San Jose, CA 95125
Distance: 258 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Fortuna City, California

    Retired Workers: 1,730
    Disabled Workers: 490
    Widowers Workers: 315
    Spouses Workers: 180
    Children Workers: 235


(updated 2007)



Humboldt County, California Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 57.66%
  • Bush & Cheney 39.03%
  • Other 3.32%



(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 Fortuna City, California citizens.

Relocation to Humboldt County, CA

6.08 % of Humboldt County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,952

California Average 5.75 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $20,793

California Average 0.21 %

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

  • Los Angeles County , CA 0.31 % ($45,201 AGI )
  • Shasta County , CA 0.21 % ($24,043 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.20 % ($28,314 AGI )

Relocation away from Humboldt County, CA

6.58 % of Humboldt 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 $30,468

California Average 6.27 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,269

California Average 0.11 %

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

  • Shasta County , CA 0.30 % ($35,877 AGI )
  • Sacramento County , CA 0.24 % ($27,660 AGI )
  • Sonoma County , CA 0.21 % ($34,554 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 Fortuna 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 Fortuna City, California directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Fortuna 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 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 4 5 3 7 7 7 8 7 5 4 11 7 2
    per 100,000 37 46 28 64 63 62 71 61 44 35 91 58 17
Robbery 8 5 7 3 2 6 4 3 6 4 6 8 4
    per 100,000 75 46 65 27 18 53 35 26 53 35 50 66 34
Assault 23 9 18 18 12 10 11 13 47 32 39 31 35
    per 100,000 215 83 166 164 108 89 97 114 411 280 323 257 297
Burglary 72 61 83 67 95 74 41 94 56 87 76 74 85
    per 100,000 673 561 768 609 858 657 362 825 490 761 630 614 720
Larceny Theft 367 165 430 373 316 340 307 321 264 324 280 339 321
    per 100,000 3,432 1,516 3,977 3,393 2,855 3,021 2,714 2,819 2,311 2,834 2,321 2,813 2,720
Vehicle Theft 15 20 30 19 42 33 29 28 25 27 25 29 23
    per 100,000 140 184 277 173 379 293 256 246 219 236 207 241 195
Arson 6 6 5 4 4 7 4 5 3 7 4 4 2
    per 100,000 56 55 46 36 36 62 35 44 26 61 33 33 17
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
9 5 7 7 5 6 6 6 15 10 14 12 10
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
115 63 137 116 114 114 95 112 87 111 96 112 108
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
62 34 72 61 60 60 51 59 51 61 55 62 59


(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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