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   (County: Plumas County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Portola 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
(Portola City, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 105

5 to 9 years : 203

10 to 14 years : 113

15 to 17 years : 89

18 and 19 years : 13

20 years : 9

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 84

25 to 29 years : 143

30 to 34 years : 32

35 to 39 years : 105

40 to 44 years : 135

45 to 49 years : 64

50 to 54 years : 96

55 to 59 years : 97

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 40

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 36

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 31

85 years and over : 22

Female:

Under 5 years : 98

5 to 9 years : 95

10 to 14 years : 99

15 to 17 years : 59

18 and 19 years : 4

20 years : 42

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 19

25 to 29 years : 29

30 to 34 years : 94

35 to 39 years : 104

40 to 44 years : 48

45 to 49 years : 105

50 to 54 years : 55

55 to 59 years : 112

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 18

65 and 66 years : 29

67 to 69 years : 32

70 to 74 years : 41

75 to 79 years : 32

80 to 84 years : 84

85 years and over : 108


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Portola City, California)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,772

Multiple ancestry : 773

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 187

Ancestry not reported : 111


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,629

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 135

Not a U.S. citizen : 71


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Portola City, California)

Total:

Under 5 years : 203

5 to 17 years : 658

18 to 24 years : 171

25 to 34 years : 298

35 to 44 years : 392

45 to 54 years : 320

55 to 59 years : 209

60 and 61 years : 69

62 to 64 years : 58

65 to 74 years : 160

75 years and over : 305

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 60

5 to 17 years : 347

18 to 24 years : 89

25 to 34 years : 72

35 to 44 years : 300

45 to 54 years : 190

55 to 59 years : 172

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 44

65 to 74 years : 82

75 years and over : 150

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 143

5 to 17 years : 311

18 to 24 years : 82

25 to 34 years : 81

35 to 44 years : 65

45 to 54 years : 130

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 71

75 years and over : 141

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 : 8

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 : 145

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Portola City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 773

Female : 768

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 561

Female : 527

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 8

Foreign born:

Male : 160

Female : 46


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Portola City, California)

Born in state of residence : 1,333

Born in other state in the United States : 930

Native: born outside the United States : 8

Foreign born : 172


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 224

Now married, except separated : 615

Divorced : 199

Separated : 34

Widowed : 142

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 207

Now married, except separated : 246

Divorced : 142

Separated : 3

Widowed : 104

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 192

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 14


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,178

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 369

Speak English less than "very well" : 65

German:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 7


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Portola City, California

  • Other Groups: 631   (25.3%)
  • German: 391   (15.7%)
  • English: 303   (12.1%)
  • Irish: 256   (10.3%)
  • United States Or American: 175   (7.0%)
  • Italian: 145   (5.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 88   (3.5%)
  • Scottish: 80   (3.2%)
  • Dutch: 72   (2.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 68   (2.7%)
  • Swedish: 52   (2.1%)
  • Norwegian: 46   (1.8%)
  • Danish: 28   (1.1%)
  • Czech: 25   (1.0%)
  • Russian: 18   (0.7%)
  • Swiss: 17   (0.7%)
  • Subsaharan African: 16   (0.6%)
  • Portuguese: 12   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 11   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 9   (0.4%)
  • Polish: 9   (0.4%)
  • Basque: 6   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.2%)
  • European: 5   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Portola City, California is 2,843



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Portola City, California: 1,494
Female Population in Portola City, California: 1,349


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Portola City, California: 27.8
Median Female Resident Age in Portola City, California: 42.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Portola City, California


White


Both sexes

43.0

Male

40.5

Female

45.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

22.5

Male

17.5

Female

36.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.0

Male

28.0

Female

29.0

Asian


Both sexes

42.0

Male

28.5

Female

46.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

67.5

Male

67.5

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

28.0

Male

28.5

Female

26.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

15.3

Female

20.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.4

Male

25.4

Female

29.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.5

Male

42.3

Female

46.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Portola City, California


  • White: 2,443
  • African American: 43
  • American Indian: 92
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 157
  • Two or More Races: 108



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (0.93%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (1.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (1.39%)
  • 10th Grade: 21   (3.25%)
  • 11th Grade: 11   (1.7%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 22   (3.4%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 255   (39.41%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 45   (6.96%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 116   (17.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 64   (9.89%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 45   (6.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 23   (3.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (3.55%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (0.66%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 25   (3.32%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (1.19%)
  • 10th Grade: 13   (1.72%)
  • 11th Grade: 48   (6.37%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (1.86%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 276   (36.6%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 86   (11.41%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 116   (15.38%)
  • Associate Degree: 71   (9.42%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 66   (8.75%)
  • Master's Degree: 16   (2.12%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • C. Roy Carmichael Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 895 West St., Portola, CA 96122, Phone: (530) 832-0211, Students: 448 )

  • Portola Opportunity


    ( Grades: 4-8, Location: 505 Nevada St., Portola, CA 96122, Phone: (530) 832-5556, Students: 10 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Portola City, California

  • Portola Junior/senior High


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 155 Sixth Ave., Portola, CA 96122, Phone: (530) 832-5581, Students: 425 )

  • Beckwourth (jim) High (continuation)


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 580 South Gulling St., Portola, CA 96122, Phone: (530) 832-0112, Students: 15 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Portola City, California

  • Portola Branch Library


    34 3rd Ave., Portola, CA 96122

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Portola City, California


  • Feather River Rail Society


    Po Box 608, Portola, CA 96122

  • Portola Area Historical Society


    Po Box 1094, Portola, CA 96122

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Portola City, California


Airport


(1) Nervino Airport  

Area


(1) Happy Valley  

Bay


(1) Dan Blough Cove   (2) Jenkins Cove  

Building


(1) Beckwourth Fire Department   (2) Eastern Plumas Rural Fire Protection District Station 1   (3) Eastern Plumas Rural Fire Protection District Station 2   (4) Plumas County Sheriff S Office Portola Substation   (5) Portola Fire Department North Side Station   (6) Portola Fire Department South Side Station   (7) Portola Memorial Hall   (8) Portola Railroad Museum  

Cape


(1) Dotta Neck   (2) Lightning Tree Point  

Cemetery


(1) Shady Grove Cemetery   (2) Whispering Pines Cemetery  

Census


(1) Beckwourth Census Designated Place   (2) Delleker Census Designated Place   (3) Lake Davis Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Sierra Valley Channels  

Church


(1) Assembly Of God Church   (2) Portola Church Of The Nazarene   (3) Portola Station Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Portola   (2) Portola Division  

Dam


(1) Grizzly Creek 285 Dam   (2) Grizzly Valley 1-052 Dam   (3) Grizzly Valley Dam  

Flat


(1) Burnham Meadow   (2) Crocker Meadow   (3) Grasshopper Flat   (4) Lawton Meadow   (5) Ross Ranch Meadow  

Gap


(1) Bagley Pass   (2) Dotta Saddle  

Hospital


(1) Eastern Plumas Hospital Portola Campus  

Locale


(1) Clover Valley Ranch   (2) Crocker Guard Station   (3) Davis Roadside Rest   (4) Grasshopper Flat Campground   (5) Grizzly Campground   (6) Ramelli Ranch   (7) Sheep Camp   (8) Threemile Guard Station Historical  

Park


(1) Portola City Park   (2) State Game Refuge One-v  

Populated Place


(1) Beckwourth   (2) Chases Historical   (3) Crow Historical   (4) Delleker   (5) Five Points   (6) Gate Place   (7) Hawley   (8) Kerby Historical   (9) Lake Davis   (10) Portola  

Post Office


(1) Portola Post Office  

Range


(1) Coyote Hills  

Reservoir


(1) Grizzly Ice Pond   (2) Lake Davis  

Ridge


(1) Horton Ridge  

School


(1) Beckwourth School   (2) C Roy Carmichael Elementary School   (3) Feather River Middle School   (4) Portola Elementary School   (5) Portola Junior-senior High School  

Spring


(1) Cow Camp Spring   (2) Lava Spring   (3) Squaw Valley Spring   (4) Willow Spring  

Stream


(1) Big Grizzly Creek   (2) Charles Valley Creek   (3) Cow Creek   (4) Crocker Creek   (5) Dan Blough Creek   (6) Dixie Creek   (7) Freeman Creek   (8) Humbug Creek   (9) Jenkins Creek   (10) Oldhouse Creek   (11) West Branch Humbug Creek  

Summit


(1) Crocker Mountain   (2) Rocky Point   (3) Smith Peak   (4) Table Rock   (5) Threemile Rock  

Valley


(1) Charles Valley   (2) Dixie Valley   (3) Dotta Canyon   (4) Grizzly Valley   (5) Horton Canyon   (6) Long Canyon   (7) Mapes Canyon   (8) Mcreynolds Valley   (9) Ross Canyon   (10) Siegfried Canyon   (11) Sierra Valley   (12) Thompson Valley   (13) Threemile Valley  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Portola City, California

96122 (pop. 4,229)


Cities Nearby Portola City, California

Portola City, CA  (pop. 2,843) 0.0 Miles
Delleker Cdp, CA  (pop. 656) 1.5 Miles
Iron Horse Cdp, CA  (pop. 255) 2.0 Miles
Beckwourth Cdp, CA  (pop. 474) 3.7 Miles
Lake Davis Cdp, CA  (pop. 23) 4.1 Miles
Mohawk Vista Cdp, CA  (pop. 169) 6.2 Miles
C-road Cdp, CA  (pop. 257) 7.0 Miles
Clio Cdp, CA  (pop. 17) 7.0 Miles
Valley Ranch Cdp, CA  (pop. 84) 7.2 Miles
Whitehawk Cdp, CA  (pop. 9) 7.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Portola City, California

530



Elevation in Portola City, California is 4,859.0 ft. (1,481.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Portola City, California

Lat: 39.810151 N        Long: -120.469843 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 57   (6.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 26   (2.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 33   (3.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 54   (6.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 62   (6.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 109   (12.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 156   (17.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 120   (13.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 42   (4.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 49   (5.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 36   (4.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 96   (10.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 59   (6.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Portola City, California)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 630

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 109

In 3-person carpool : 62

In 4-person carpool : 19

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 5

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 : 27

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 45


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Portola City, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 47

5 to 9 minutes : 186

10 to 14 minutes : 116

15 to 19 minutes : 84

20 to 24 minutes : 33

25 to 29 minutes : 7

30 to 34 minutes : 38

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 40

45 to 59 minutes : 228

60 to 89 minutes : 29

90 or more minutes : 44


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 318

No Social Security income : 915


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 178

No retirement income : 1,055


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Portola City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 27

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 45

$20,000 to $24,999 : 54

$25,000 to $29,999 : 96

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 136

$40,000 to $44,999 : 75

$45,000 to $49,999 : 35

$50,000 to $59,999 : 36

$60,000 to $74,999 : 43

$75,000 to $99,999 : 62

$100,000 to $124,999 : 51

$125,000 to $149,999 : 25

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 25


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $39,018


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Portola City, California

  • KPCO (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Quincy, CA; Owner: Tom F. Huth)

FM Radio Stations Near Portola City, California

  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; Quincy, CA; Owner: Hilltop Church)
  • KQNC (88.1 FM; Quincy, CA; Owner: California State University, Sacramento)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Quincy, CA; Owner: Plumas Community Radio)
  • KNLF (95.9 FM; Quincy, CA; Owner: New Life Broadcasting)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Portola City, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 106  (18.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 65  (11.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 49  (8.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 19  (3.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 168  (29.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 95  (23.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 122  (30.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 148  (36.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (0.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 10  (2.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 36 Farms In Portola City, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In Portola City, California

Plumas Bank - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Portola City, California

  • Gansner Field


    (about 26.9 miles in Quincy, California; Airport Code: FVP)

  • Truckee Tahoe


    (about 38.2 miles in Truckee, California; Airport Code: TKF)

  • Reno/Tahoe International


    (about 43.1 miles in Reno, Nevada; Airport Code: RNO)

  • Nevada County


    (about 49.4 miles in Cedar Ridge, California; Airport Code: QQQ)

  • Nevada County Air Park


    (about 49.5 miles in Cedar Ridge, California; Airport Code: QQQ)

  • Carson


    (about 58.0 miles in Carson City, Nevada; Airport Code: CSN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Portola City, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

71.52%

Carpooled

13.60%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.28%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.64%

Bicycle

0.75%

Walked

8.46%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

3.75%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 556

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 92

Female householder, no husband present : 89

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 409

Householder not living alone : 87


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 57

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 13

All other households : 1,163


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Portola City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 364

Renter-occupied housing units : 192

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 21

Renter-occupied housing units : 71

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 70

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 212

Renter-occupied housing units : 284


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Portola City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 80

$10,000 to $14,999 : 156

$15,000 to $19,999 : 92

$20,000 to $24,999 : 80

$25,000 to $29,999 : 130

$30,000 to $34,999 : 25

$35,000 to $39,999 : 156

$40,000 to $44,999 : 106

$45,000 to $49,999 : 68

$50,000 to $59,999 : 99

$60,000 to $74,999 : 34

$75,000 to $99,999 : 95

$100,000 to $124,999 : 51

$125,000 to $149,999 : 25

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 25


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Portola City, California)

Total : 1,377


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Portola City, California)

Occupied : 1,233

Vacant : 144


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Portola City, California)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Portola City, California)

Built 2005 or later : 98

Built 2000 to 2004 : 37

Built 1990 to 1999 : 220

Built 1980 to 1989 : 205

Built 1970 to 1979 : 255

Built 1960 to 1969 : 25

Built 1950 to 1959 : 131

Built 1940 to 1949 : 84

Built 1939 or earlier : 322


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Portola City, California)

Utility gas : 82

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 249

Electricity : 137

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 367

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 387

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 11

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Portola City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 17

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 6

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 19

$60,000 to $69,999 : 8

$70,000 to $79,999 : 9

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 22

$100,000 to $124,999 : 41

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $174,999 : 34

$175,000 to $199,999 : 55

$200,000 to $249,999 : 139

$250,000 to $299,999 : 102

$300,000 to $399,999 : 60

$400,000 to $499,999 : 25

$500,000 to $749,999 : 13

$750,000 to $999,999 : 8

$1,000,000 or more : 25


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Portola 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 : 19

Home equity loan only : 36

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 338

Housing units without a mortgage : 223


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $315,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $314,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $267,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $237,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $173,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $197,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $220,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $196,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $220,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Portola City, California: 61.4%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Portola City, California

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Portola 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 2 2 $171,944
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $171,944
2000        
  Single Family 3 3 $286,644
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $286,644
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $466,569
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $466,569
2002        
  Single Family 18 18 $1,906,822
  Two Family 1 2 $168,245
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 20 $2,075,067
2003        
  Single Family 15 15 $1,702,248
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $1,702,248
2004        
  Single Family 15 15 $2,153,391
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $2,153,391
2005        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,394,082
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $1,394,082
2006        
  Single Family 9 9 $2,041,136
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $2,041,136


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Portola City, CA): $28,103
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Portola City): $94,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Portola City): $494
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Portola City, California

Utility Gas: 1.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 32.6%
Electricity: 15.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 22.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 25.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 2.8%
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 Portola City, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Portola City, California

Eastern Plumas Dist Hosp Hha


     Address: 125 Commercial Street, Portola, California 96122
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/9/1986

Quincy Home Medical Services


     Address: 211 Lawrence Street, Quincy, California 95971
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/2/2004

Tahoe Forest Hhs


     Address: 10985 Spring Lane, Truckee, California 96160
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/1/1977

Saint Marys Home Care Services


     Address: 18653 Wedge Parkway, Reno, Nevada 89511
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 6/1/1978

Maxim Healthcare Serivces


     Address: 245 East Liberty Street, Suite 100, Reno, Nevada 89504
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/21/1994

Hospitals Close To Portola City, California

Eastern Plumas Hospital -- Portola Campus


     Address: 500 First Avenue, Portola, California 96122
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Tahoe Forest Hospital


     Address: 10121 Pine Ave, Truckee, California 96161
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Renown Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1155 Mill Street, Reno, Nevada 89502
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Saint Marys Regional Medical Center


     Address: 235 W 6th St, Reno, Nevada 89503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Renown South Meadows Medical Center


     Address: 10101 Double R Blvd, Reno, Nevada 89521
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Portola City, California

Eastern Plumas Hospital- Portola Campus D/p Snf


     Address: 500 First Street, Portola, California 96122
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 61
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Country Villa Quincy Healthcare Center


     Address: 50 Central Ave, Quincy, California 95971
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Tahoe Forest Hosp. Ext. Care


     Address: 10121 Pine Ave., Truckee, California 96160
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Rosewood Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2045 Silverada Blvd., Reno, Nevada 89512
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Manor Care Health Services


     Address: 3101 Plumas, Reno, Nevada 89509
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 178
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Portola City, California

Name: General Electric
Address: 171 Curtner Avenue; San Jose, CA 95125
Distance: 190 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Portola City, California

    Retired Workers: 515
    Disabled Workers: 165
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 40
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Plumas County, California Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.90%
  • Bush & Cheney 61.71%
  • Other 1.40%



(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 Portola City, California citizens.

Relocation to Plumas County, CA

7.53 % of Plumas County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $51,120

California Average 5.75 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Washoe County , NV 0.71 % ($29,500 AGI )
  • Butte County , CA 0.50 % ($32,184 AGI )
  • Lassen County , CA 0.39 % ($31,133 AGI )

Relocation away from Plumas County, CA

8.40 % of Plumas 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 $40,946

California Average 6.27 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Washoe County , NV 1.16 % ($45,371 AGI )
  • Butte County , CA 0.74 % ($50,702 AGI )
  • Lassen County , CA 0.47 % ($26,806 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

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Crime Analysis

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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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