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Population (year 2000): 16,651. Estimated population in July 2005: 16,914 (+1.6% change)
Males: 8,285 (49.8%), Females: 8,366 (50.2%)

Humboldt County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 25.8 years
Median household income: $22,315 (year 2000)
Median house value: $149,000 (year 2000)

Arcata, CA residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Arcata:

  • White Non-Hispanic (81.3%)
  • Hispanic (7.2%)
  • Two or more races (5.3%)
  • American Indian (4.8%)
  • Other race (3.5%)
  • Black (1.6%)
  • Japanese (0.5%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (18.2%), Irish (15.6%), English (13.1%), Italian (6.2%), Scottish (4.6%), United States (4.2%).California

Elevation: 33 feet

Land area: 9.2 square miles

Arcata,

For population 25 years and over in Arcata

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Arcata city

  • Never married: 57.1%
  • Now married: 29.5%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

6.7% Foreign born (2.4% Europe, 2.3% Latin America, 1.1% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +988 (+6.3%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: CA Redding, (119.4 miles pop. 80,865).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: CA Sacramento, (240.7 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Angeles, CA Los (611.6 miles pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: CA McKinleyville, (5.3 miles Lake, CA Blue (6.5 miles CA (6.5 miles Myrtletown, CA Eureka, (7.9 miles CA (8.8 miles Cutten, CA (9.9 miles Bayview, Hills, CA (10.6 miles Pine CA (11.7 miles Westhaven-Moonstone,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 20 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 1997: 35 buildings, average cost: $91,600
  • 1998: 32 buildings, average cost: $117,900
  • 1999: 24 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2000: 23 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $171,600
  • 2002: 20 buildings, average cost: $170,300
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $108,600
  • 2004: 78 buildings, average cost: $129,100

Latitude: 40.87 N, Longitude: 124.08 W

Area code: 707

Arcata, California business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (31.9%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (16.8%), Retail trade (11.8%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,354 (+14.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,369 (54.0%)

Crime in Arcata by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 2 0 1
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.0 0.0 6.0
Rapes 4 4 3 3 6 4
    per 100,000 24.0 24.0 18.0 18.0 36.0 24.0
Robberies 14 8 4 20 12 15
    per 100,000 84.1 48.0 24.0 120.1 72.1 90.1
Assaults 21 16 14 22 23 28
    per 100,000 126.1 96.1 84.1 132.1 138.1 168.2
Burglaries 131 136 107 143 154 180
    per 100,000 786.7 816.8 642.6 858.8 924.9 1081.0
Thefts 629 554 631 584 541 570
    per 100,000 3777.6 3327.1 3789.6 3507.3 3249.1 3423.2
Auto thefts 36 22 41 35 58 55
    per 100,000 216.2 132.1 246.2 210.2 348.3 330.3
283.5 244.1 247.5 298.9 286.2 315.3

Average climate in Arcata, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Arcata,

Birthplace of: Joe Gates - College basketball player (Mt. St. Marys Mountaineers).


Hospital/medical center in Arcata:
  • MAD RIVER COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (3800 JAMES RD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Arcata:
  • SEMPERVIRENS (about 8 miles; EUREKA, CA)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; EUREKA, CA)
  • REDWOOD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; FORTUNA, CA)

Political contributions by individuals in Arcata, CA

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Arcata:
  • ARCATA (about 7 miles; ARCATA/EUREKA, CA; ID: ACV)
  • JACK MC NAMARA FIELD (about 63 miles; CRESCENT CITY, CA; ID: CEC)
  • REDDING MUNI (about 128 miles; REDDING, CA; ID: RDD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Arcata:
  • MURRAY FIELD (about 6 miles; EUREKA, CA; ID: EKA)
  • EUREKA MUNI (about 11 miles; EUREKA, CA; ID: O33)
  • KNEELAND (about 16 miles; EUREKA, CA; ID: O19)

Amtrak station:
ARCATA (F ST. BETWEEN 7TH & 8TH STS.) - Bus Station. Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4 $18,243 $54,729 1 $1,286
Police Protection - Officers 25 $116,005 $55,682 0 $0
Police - Other 12 $35,723 $35,723 8 $8,878
Streets and Highways 10 $32,561 $39,073 3 $7,459
Housing and Community Development(Local) 10 $34,691 $41,629 2 $1,472
Parks and Recreation 9 $26,320 $35,093 49 $15,976
Sewerage 13 $42,146 $38,904 3 $1,669
Solid Waste Management 1 $2,491 $29,892 1 $529
Water Supply 4 $12,788 $38,364 3 $2,520
Other and Unallocable 8 $25,038 $37,557 4 $2,004
Natural Resources 6 $20,998 $41,996 6 $7,530
Transit 2 $5,847 $35,082 9 $8,426
Financial Administration 6 $21,852 $43,704 3 $2,393
Totals for Government 110 $394,703 $43,058 92 $60,143
College/University in Arcata:
  • HUMBOLDT STATE UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 6,800; Location: 1 HARPST STREET; Public; Website: www.humboldt.edu; Offers Master's degree)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Arcata:
  • COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS (about 8 miles; EUREKA, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,071)
  • ROGUE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 117 miles; GRANTS PASS, OR; FT enrollment: 2,289)
  • SHASTA COLLEGE (about 124 miles; REDDING, CA; FT enrollment: 5,251)
  • MENDOCINO COLLEGE (about 133 miles; UKIAH, CA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY (about 135 miles; ASHLAND, OR; FT enrollment: 4,424)
  • CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY-CHICO (about 177 miles; CHICO, CA; FT enrollment: 14,658)
  • OREGON INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 181 miles; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; FT enrollment: 2,183)
Public high schools in Arcata:
  • ARCATA HIGH (Students: 1,020; Location: 1720 M ST.; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • PACIFIC COAST HIGH (CONT.) (Students: 61; Location: 1720 M ST.; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • NORTHERN HUMBOLDT COMMUNITY DAY (Students: 13; Location: 5610 WEST END ROAD, SUITE 101; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Arcata:
  • PACIFIC UNION ELEMENTARY (Students: 455; Location: 3001 JANES ROAD; Grades: KG - 08)
  • SUNNY BRAE MIDDLE (Students: 316; Location: 1430 BUTTERMILK LANE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • SUNSET ELEMENTARY (Students: 263; Location: 2400 BALDWIN ST.; Grades: KG - 05)
  • BLOOMFIELD ELEMENTARY (Students: 243; Location: 1897 S ST.; Grades: KG - 08)
  • FIELDBROOK ELEMENTARY (Students: 100; Location: 4070 FIELDBROOK ROAD; Grades: KG - 08)
  • TRILLIUM ELEMENTARY (Students: 40; Location: 1464 SPEAR AVE.; Grades: KG - 05)
  • COASTAL GROVE CHARTER SCHOOL (Students: 37; Location: 2400 BALDWIN; Grades: KG - 01)
Private primary/middle schools in Arcata:
  • ST MARYS (Students: 104; Location: 1730 JANES ROAD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ARCATA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 102; Location: 1700 UNION STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MAD RIVER MONTESSORI (Students: 22; Location: P.O. BOX 4334; Grades: PK - KG)
  • LAUREL TREE ELEM. (Students: 15; Location: 308 G ST.; Grades: 4 - 11)
  • TRILLUM ELEMENTRY (Students: 14; Location: 1464 SPEAR AVE; Grades: KG - 3)
 

Arcata compared to California state average:
  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Arcata:
  • KATA (1340 AM; 1 kW; ARCATA, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • KWSW (790 AM; 5 kW; EUREKA, CA; Owner: EUREKA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KINS (980 AM; 5 kW; EUREKA, CA; Owner: EUREKA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KGOE (1480 AM; 5 kW; EUREKA, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • KNCR (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FORTUNA, CA; Owner: MILLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KGRV (700 AM; 25 kW; WINSTON, OR; Owner: PACIFIC CASCADE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KDUN (1030 AM; 50 kW; REEDSPORT, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAPL (1300 AM; 20 kW; PHOENIX, OR; Owner: APPLEGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
Strongest FM radio stations in Arcata:
  • K265BT (100.9 FM; ARCATA, CA; Owner: EUREKA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • K211DJ (90.1 FM; ARCATA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZPN (91.5 FM; BAYSIDE, CA; Owner: COM. OF HUMBOLDT ED. ENHANC. RAD. SV)
  • KXGO (93.1 FM; ARCATA, CA; Owner: MILLER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFMI (96.3 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • KRED-FM (92.3 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • KHSU-FM (90.5 FM; ARCATA, CA; Owner: HUMBOLDT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKHB (105.5 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • K282AD (104.3 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: LOST COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMUE (88.3 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: REDWOOD COMMUNITY RADIO, INC)
  • K259AL (99.7 FM; WILLOW CREEK, CA; Owner: KHSU-FM, HUMBOLDT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KAJK-FM (99.1 FM; FERNDALE, CA; Owner: MILLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNHT (107.3 FM; RIO DELL, CA; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY)
  • KEKA-FM (101.5 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: EUREKA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KSLG-FM (94.1 FM; HYDESVILLE, CA; Owner: LOST COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWPT (100.3 FM; FORTUNA, CA; Owner: S.T.E.G. BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KHUM (104.7 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: LOST COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLVG (103.7 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KMUD (91.1 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: REDWOOD COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • K201HL (88.1 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Arcata:
  • K45DS (Channel 45; FRESHWATER, ETC., CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVIQ (Channel 6; EUREKA, CA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KEET (Channel 13; EUREKA, CA; Owner: REDWOOD EMPIRE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC)
  • KIEM-TV (Channel 3; EUREKA, CA; Owner: POLLACK/BELZ BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • KAEF (Channel 23; ARCATA, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING,INC.)
  • K36BT (Channel 36; BLUE LAKE, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBVU (Channel 29; EUREKA, CA; Owner: SAINTE SEPULVEDA, INC.)
  • K47EH (Channel 47; ALTURAS, ETC., CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K51EG (Channel 51; SOUTH EUREKA/LOLETA, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING, INC.)

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