Alturas, Modoc County, California

Alturas is a city in Modoc County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 2,618. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.2 square miles. An elevation is 4,366 feet (1,330.75 m) above sea level. The population density was 1,192 people per square mile. The median age was 45.6 years (California state median age was 35.7 years). For every 100 females there were 91 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
2,618 residents
Population Change
-9.5% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
45.6 years (State: 35.7)
Below the Poverty Line
29.3% (Year: 2013)
Population Males
1,249 residents
Population Females
1,369 residents
Population Urban
98% of residents
Population Rural
2% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
6.2% Latin America, 2.9% Europe, 1.2% Asia
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
6.7% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data

 

    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers

     

      Alturas Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)

       

        Alturas Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2013)

         

          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Alturas Residents

           

            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

             
              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $171,848
              Median Home Value (Year: 2013)
              $137,876 (State: $373,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$71,976 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2013)
              $631
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $276 – $379
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $581
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              90 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $1,112 (0.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $997 (0.70%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $31,020 (State: $60,190)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$6,669 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2013)
              $20,496
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$1,215 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)

               

                Males 25 Years and Older

                 

                  Females 25 Years and Older

                   

                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Oregon Institute of Technology
                      about 84 miles
                      Klamath Falls, OR
                      Full-time enrollment: 2,900
                    • Shasta College
                      about 111 miles
                      Redding, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,645
                    • Southern Oregon University
                      about 121 miles
                      Ashland, OR
                      FT enrollment: 4,650
                    • Truckee Meadows Community College
                      about 139 miles
                      Reno, NV
                      FT enrollment: 6,919
                    • University of Nevada-Reno
                      about 140 miles
                      Reno, NV
                      FT enrollment: 15,092
                    • California State University-Chico
                      about 140 miles
                      Chico, CA
                      FT enrollment: 14,838
                    • Butte College
                      about 140 miles
                      Oroville, CA
                      FT enrollment: 8,649

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • MODOC HIGH
                      Students: 187
                      Location: 900 N. MAIN ST.
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • MODOC COUNTY SPECIAL EDUCATION
                      Students: 19
                      Location: 139 HENDERSON ST.
                      Grades: KG-12
                    • WARNER HIGH
                      Students: 9
                      Location: 802 N. E. ST.
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • HIGH DESERT COMMUNITY DAY
                      Students: 4
                      Location: 802 N. E. ST.
                      Grades: 6-10
                    • MODOC COUNTY COMMUNITY – ALTURAS
                      Students: 2
                      Location: 139 HENDERSON ST
                      Grades: KG-12
                    • MODOC COUNTY ROP
                      Location: 139 HENDERSON ST.
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • ALTURAS ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 215
                      Location: 809 W. 8TH ST.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • MODOC MIDDLE
                      Students: 191
                      Location: 906 W. FOURTH ST.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • ALTURAS COMMUNITY DAY
                      Students: 4
                      Location: 809 W. 8TH ST.
                      Grades: KG-5

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ALTURAS MENNONITE SCHOOL
                      Students: 11
                      Location: 38691 HIGHWAY 299
                      Grades: 1-8
                    Alturas Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2014)
                    9 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    8 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    3.06 policemen (State: 2.32)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate

                     

                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)

                       

                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)

                         

                          Male: Most Common Occupations

                           

                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                             
                              Alturas Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              6 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              6.54 (State: 2.14)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              4 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              4.36 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              8 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              8.73 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City
                              1,440

                              Hospitals in Alturas

                              • MODOC MEDICAL CENTER
                                Government – Hospital District or Authority
                                provides emergency services
                                228 W MCDOWELL AVE
                              • MODOC MEDICAL CENTER D/P SNF
                                228 W MC DOWELL AVE
                              • MODOC MEDICAL CENTER, SNF
                                225 MCDOWELL AVE

                              Airports & Heliports in Alturas

                              • Alturas Municipal Airport
                                AAT
                              • California Pines Airport
                                A24
                              • Bates Field Airport
                                CA06
                              • Wesinger Ranch Airport
                                CL88

                              Average Travel Time to Work

                               

                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                 
                                  Other Information

                                  Alturas by Race (According to 2010)

                                   

                                    Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2014)

                                     

                                      Natural Disasters in Alturas

                                       

                                        Air Quality Information

                                         
                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          498% (Greater then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          10 pc. (State: 12 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          8 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          2 pc.
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