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Population (year 2000): 26,128. Estimated population in July 2005: 25,579 (-2.1% change)
Males: 12,937 (49.5%), Females: 13,191 (50.5%)

Humboldt County

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Median resident age: 36.6 years
Median household income: $25,849 (year 2000)
Median house value: $114,000 (year 2000)

Eureka, CA residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Eureka:

  • White Non-Hispanic (78.6%)
  • Hispanic (7.8%)
  • American Indian (7.3%)
  • Two or more races (5.1%)
  • Other race (2.7%)
  • Other Asian (2.2%)
  • Black (1.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (16.7%), Irish (14.9%), English (13.0%), Italian (5.6%), United States (5.3%), French (4.1%).

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Elevation: 44 feet

Land area: 9.5 square miles

Eureka,

For population 25 years and over in Eureka

  • High school or higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 14.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eureka city

  • Never married: 32.8%
  • Now married: 41.0%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

5.5% Foreign born (2.1% Latin America, 1.8% Asia, 1.0% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: -864 (-3.2%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: CA Redding, (124.0 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Francisco, CA San (240.8 miles pop. 776,733).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Angeles, CA Los (610.8 miles pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: CA (2.0 miles Bayview, CA (2.1 miles Cutten, CA (2.2 miles Myrtletown, Hills, CA (3.3 miles Pine Hill, CA (4.9 miles Humboldt CA Arcata, (7.9 miles CA McKinleyville, (11.6 miles Lake, CA Blue (13.5 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 14 buildings, average cost: $97,700
  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 1998: 23 buildings, average cost: $97,800
  • 1999: 18 buildings, average cost: $114,600
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $111,100
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2002: 19 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $150,600

Latitude: 40.79 N, Longitude: 124.16 W

Area code: 707


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

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (24.9%), Retail trade (14.1%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (11.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +9,284 (+35.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 7,203 (69.1%)


 

Crime in Eureka by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 1 1 5 3 1 2
    per 100,000 3.8 3.8 19.1 11.5 3.8 7.7
Rapes 18 26 20 25 25 16
    per 100,000 68.9 99.5 76.5 95.7 95.7 61.2
Robberies 52 45 66 46 59 61
    per 100,000 199.0 172.2 252.6 176.1 225.8 233.5
Assaults 77 74 127 155 101 87
    per 100,000 294.7 283.2 486.1 593.2 386.6 333.0
Burglaries 349 443 417 419 421 444
    per 100,000 1335.7 1695.5 1596.0 1603.6 1611.3 1699.3
Thefts 1,385 1,388 1,628 1,461 1,352 1,478
    per 100,000 5300.8 5312.3 6230.9 5591.7 5174.5 5656.8
Auto thefts 271 185 251 214 270 323
    per 100,000 1037.2 708.1 960.7 819.0 1033.4 1236.2
538.5 539.8 660.6 622.7 589.6 612.9


Average climate in Eureka, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Eureka,

Birthplace of: Mo Charlo - College basketball player (Nevada Wolf Pack).


Hospitals/medical centers in Eureka:
  • SEMPERVIRENS (720 WOOD ST)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL (2700 DOLBEER ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Eureka:
  • MAD RIVER COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 9 miles; ARCATA, CA)
  • REDWOOD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; FORTUNA, CA)
  • JERALD PHELPS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 54 miles; GARBERVILLE, CA)

Political contributions by individuals in Eureka, CA

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Eureka:
  • ARCATA (about 13 miles; ARCATA/EUREKA, CA; ID: ACV)
  • JACK MC NAMARA FIELD (about 68 miles; CRESCENT CITY, CA; ID: CEC)
  • REDDING MUNI (about 132 miles; REDDING, CA; ID: RDD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Eureka:
  • EUREKA MUNI (about 4 miles; EUREKA, CA; ID: O33)
  • MURRAY FIELD (about 5 miles; EUREKA, CA; ID: EKA)
  • ROHNERVILLE (about 17 miles; FORTUNA, CA; ID: FOT)

Amtrak station:
EUREKA (5TH & L STS.) - Bus Station. Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking.

Local government website:
Colleges/Universities in Eureka:
  • COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS (Full-time enrollment: 4,071; Location: 7351 TOMPKINS HILL RD; Public; Website: www.redwoods.cc.ca.us)
  • FREDRICK AND CHARLES BEAUTY COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 34; Location: 831 F ST; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Eureka:
  • HUMBOLDT STATE UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles; ARCATA, CA; Full-time enrollment: 6,800)
  • ROGUE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 125 miles; GRANTS PASS, OR; FT enrollment: 2,289)
  • SHASTA COLLEGE (about 129 miles; REDDING, CA; FT enrollment: 5,251)
  • MENDOCINO COLLEGE (about 131 miles; UKIAH, CA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY (about 143 miles; ASHLAND, OR; FT enrollment: 4,424)
  • CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY-CHICO (about 179 miles; CHICO, CA; FT enrollment: 14,658)
  • OREGON INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 188 miles; KLAMATH FALLS, OR; FT enrollment: 2,183)
Public high schools in Eureka:
  • EUREKA SENIOR HIGH (Students: 1,730; Location: 1915 J ST.; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • HUMBOLDT COUNTY COMMUNITY (Students: 283; Location: 901 MRYTLE AVE.; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • ZOE BARNUM HIGH (Students: 160; Location: 674 ALLARD AVE.; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • HUMBOLDT BAY HIGH (Students: 41; Location: 1030 DEL NORTE ST.; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • CIC PROGRAM (Students: 10; Location: 2151 S ST.; Grades: 07 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Eureka:
  • CATHERINE L. ZANE MIDDLE (Students: 672; Location: 2155 S ST.; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • WINSHIP MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 618; Location: 2500 CYPRESS AVE.; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • LAFAYETTE ELEMENTARY (Students: 383; Location: 3100 PARK ST.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY (Students: 370; Location: 3322 DOLBEER ST.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • BIRNEY (ALICE) ELEMENTARY (Students: 313; Location: 717 SOUTH AVE.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • PINE HILL ELEMENTARY (Students: 284; Location: 5230 VANCE AVE.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • FRESHWATER ELEMENTARY (Students: 269; Location: 75 GREENWOOD HEIGHTS DR.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • LINCOLN ELEMENTARY (Students: 254; Location: 216 W HARRIS ST; Grades: KG - 06)
  • GRANT ELEMENTARY (Students: 244; Location: OAK AND H STS.; Grades: KG - 06)
  • PACIFIC VIEW CHARTER (Students: 216; Location: 2937 MOORE AVENUE; Grades: KG - 12)
Private primary/middle schools in Eureka:
  • ST BERNARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 149; Location: 115 HENDERSON STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • MISTWOOD MONTESSORI (Students: 74; Location: 1801 TENTH ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • REDWOOD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 34; Location: 2039 E STREET; Grades: PK - 6)
Library in Eureka:
  • HUMBOLDT COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,116,430; Location: 1313 THIRD ST.; 276,298 books; 4,583 audio materials; 5,589 video materials; 327 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Eureka: Adorni Fishing Pier (A), Eureka Boat Launch (B), Eureka Municipal Golf Course (C), F Street Dock (D), Woodley Island Marina (E), Del Norte Street Fishing Pier (F), Clarke Memorial Museum (G), Adorni Center (H), Eureka Youth Center (I), Eureka Womans Club (J), Eureka Public Library (K), Eureka Municipal Auditorium (L), Eureka City Hall (M), Carson Mansion (N), Humboldt Cultural Center (O), Humboldt County Law Library (P), Humboldt County Courthouse (Q), Humboldt Bay Maritime Museum (R), Veterans Memorial Building (S).

Shopping Centers: Eureka Mall Shopping Center (1), Bayshore Mall Shopping Center (2), Mall 101 Shopping Center (3), Burre Center Shopping Center (4).

Churches in Eureka include: Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (A), Grace Baptist Church (B), Temple Beth El (C), Calvary Baptist Church (D), Sequoia Bible Church (E), First Assembly of God Church (F), First Baptist Church (G), First Christian Church (H).

Cemeteries: Myrtle Grove Memorial (1), Oceanview Cemetery (2).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Eureka Slough (A), Elk River (B).

Parks in Eureka include: Highland Park (1), Fishermans Memorial Statue (2), Ross Park (3), Fort Humboldt State Historical Monument (4), Twenty-Thirty Park (5), Sequoia Park (6), Carson Park (7), Cooper Gulch Park (8).

Post office: (A).  


Eureka compared to California state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Eureka:
  • 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.)
  • KATA (1340 AM; 1 kW; ARCATA, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • 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)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KPNW (1120 AM; 50 kW; EUGENE, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTMT (580 AM; 10 kW; ASHLAND, OR; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eureka:
  • K211DJ (90.1 FM; ARCATA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • 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)
  • K282AD (104.3 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: LOST COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAJK-FM (99.1 FM; FERNDALE, CA; Owner: MILLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKHB (105.5 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: BICOASTAL MEDIA LLC)
  • K265BT (100.9 FM; ARCATA, CA; Owner: EUREKA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMUE (88.3 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: REDWOOD COMMUNITY RADIO, INC)
  • K238AD (95.5 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZPN (91.5 FM; BAYSIDE, CA; Owner: COM. OF HUMBOLDT ED. ENHANC. RAD. SV)
  • KSLG-FM (94.1 FM; HYDESVILLE, CA; Owner: LOST COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNHT (107.3 FM; RIO DELL, CA; Owner: SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY)
  • KWPT (100.3 FM; FORTUNA, CA; Owner: S.T.E.G. BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K259AL (99.7 FM; WILLOW CREEK, CA; Owner: KHSU-FM, HUMBOLDT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KEKA-FM (101.5 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: EUREKA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • K229AF (93.7 FM; EUREKA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KHUM (104.7 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: LOST COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLVG (103.7 FM; GARBERVILLE, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Eureka:
  • K45DS (Channel 45; FRESHWATER, ETC., CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K51EG (Channel 51; SOUTH EUREKA/LOLETA, 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.)
  • KBVU (Channel 29; EUREKA, CA; Owner: SAINTE SEPULVEDA, INC.)
  • K47EH (Channel 47; ALTURAS, ETC., CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K36BT (Channel 36; BLUE LAKE, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING, INC.)

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