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Population (year 2000): 26,408. Estimated population in July 2005: 26,517 (+0.4% change)
Males: 12,307 (46.6%), Females: 14,101 (53.4%)

Butte County

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Median resident age: 46.6 years
Median household income: $31,863 (year 2000)
Median house value: $129,100 (year 2000)

Paradise, CA residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Paradise:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.2%)
  • Hispanic (4.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.6%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Other race (1.2%)

Ancestries: German (19.4%), English (16.9%), Irish (12.3%), United States (7.6%), Italian (5.9%), French (4.4%).

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Elevation: 1708 feet

Land area: 18.2 square miles

Paradise,

For population 25 years and over in Paradise

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Paradise town

  • Never married: 17.6%
  • Now married: 54.6%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 12.3%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

3.8% Foreign born (1.7% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.6% Latin America, 0.6% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +689 (+2.7%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: CA Chico, (15.7 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: CA Sacramento, (84.0 miles www.LoopNet.com )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Angeles, CA Los (451.0 miles pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: CA Magalia, (4.5 miles CA (6.7 miles Concow, CA Durham, (15.5 miles CA Chico, (15.7 miles CA Oroville, (17.9 miles CA Thermalito, (18.2 miles East, CA (18.7 miles Oroville Oroville, CA (19.5 miles South


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 41 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 1997: 51 buildings, average cost: $101,900
  • 1998: 53 buildings, average cost: $122,100
  • 1999: 53 buildings, average cost: $128,100
  • 2000: 74 buildings, average cost: $130,500
  • 2001: 40 buildings, average cost: $150,700
  • 2002: 74 buildings, average cost: $146,000
  • 2003: 93 buildings, average cost: $155,500
  • 2004: 83 buildings, average cost: $151,000

Latitude: 39.76 N, Longitude: 121.61 W

Area code: 530


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

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (29.6%), Retail trade (12.9%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,083 (-7.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,384 (46.0%)


 

Crime in Paradise by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 1 0 0 2 0 0
    per 100,000 3.8 0.0 0.0 7.6 0.0 0.0
Rapes 8 4 6 3 7 7
    per 100,000 30.3 15.1 22.7 11.4 26.5 26.5
Robberies 7 10 5 7 7 11
    per 100,000 26.5 37.9 18.9 26.5 26.5 41.7
Assaults 85 95 48 56 49 34
    per 100,000 321.9 359.7 181.8 212.1 185.5 128.7
Burglaries 214 211 230 265 320 319
    per 100,000 810.4 799.0 870.9 1003.5 1211.8 1208.0
Thefts 532 627 568 616 597 644
    per 100,000 2014.5 2374.3 2150.9 2332.6 2260.7 2438.7
Auto thefts 31 34 65 56 52 72
    per 100,000 117.4 128.7 246.1 212.1 196.9 272.6
234.9 250.6 217.8 243.0 246.7 252.8


Average climate in Paradise, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Paradise,
Hospital/medical center in Paradise:
  • FEATHER RIVER HOSPITAL (5974 PENTZ ROAD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Paradise:
  • OROVILLE HOSPITAL (about 15 miles; OROVILLE, CA)
  • ENLOE MEDICAL CENTER (about 17 miles; CHICO, CA)
  • BIGGS GRIDLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 30 miles; EAST GRIDLEY, CA)

Political contributions by individuals in Paradise, CA

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Paradise:
  • CHICO MUNI (about 17 miles; CHICO, CA; ID: CIC)
  • BEALE AFB (about 45 miles; MARYSVILLE, CA; ID: BAB)
  • REDDING MUNI (about 69 miles; REDDING, CA; ID: RDD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Paradise:
  • PARADISE SKYPARK (about 5 miles; PARADISE, CA; ID: Q88)
  • LAKE OROVILLE LANDING AREA (about 18 miles; OROVILLE, CA; ID: O06)
  • RANCHAERO (about 19 miles; CHICO, CA; ID: O23)

Amtrak stations near Paradise:
  • 17 miles: CHICO (W. 5TH & ORANGE STS.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: OROVILLE (GRANDE AVE. AT STATE HWY. 70) - Bus Station. Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Local government website:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paradise:
  • CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY-CHICO (about 14 miles; CHICO, CA; Full-time enrollment: 14,658)
  • BUTTE COLLEGE (about 15 miles; Oroville, CA; FT enrollment: 7,061)
  • YUBA COLLEGE (about 42 miles; MARYSVILLE, CA; FT enrollment: 5,593)
  • SIERRA COLLEGE (about 72 miles; ROCKLIN, CA; FT enrollment: 9,313)
  • AMERICAN RIVER COLLEGE (about 78 miles; SACRAMENTO, CA; FT enrollment: 13,984)
  • SHASTA COLLEGE (about 82 miles; REDDING, CA; FT enrollment: 5,251)
  • CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY-SACRAMENTO (about 83 miles; SACRAMENTO, CA; FT enrollment: 20,830)
Public high schools in Paradise:
  • PARADISE SENIOR HIGH (Students: 1,658; Location: 5911 MAXWELL DR.; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • PARADISE COMMUNITY DAY (Students: 14; Location: 5574 ALMOND ST.; Grades: 07 - 12)
Private high schools in Paradise:
  • PARADISE ADVENTIST ACADEMY (Students: 231; Location: 5699 ACADEMY DR/P O BOX 2169; Grades: KG - 12)
  • CHRISTIAN CENTER SCHOOL (Students: 30; Location: 6114 LAUREL DRIVE; Grades: KG - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Paradise:
  • PARADISE ELEMENTARY (Students: 820; Location: 588 PEARSON ROAD; Grades: KG - 06)
  • PONDEROSA ELEMENTARY (Students: 761; Location: 6593 PENTZ ROAD; Grades: KG - 06)
  • PARADISE INTERMEDIATE (Students: 513; Location: 6696 CLARK ROAD; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • CHILDREN'S COMMUNITY CHARTER (Students: 209; Location: 6830 PENTZ ROAD; Grades: KG - 08)
  • PARADISE CHARTER MIDDLE (Students: 101; Location: 6473 CLARK ROAD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • PARADISE CHARTER NETWORK (155) (Students: 90; Location: 622 PEARSON ROAD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • HOMETECH CHARTER SCHOOL (Students: 71; Location: 6445 SKYWAY; Grades: KG - 12)
Private primary/middle schools in Paradise:
  • PARADISE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 134; Location: 5850 CLARK ROAD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ST THOMAS MORE ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 127; Location: 771 ELLIOTT ROAD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • FIRST STEPS CHRISTIAN PRESCHOO (Students: 60; Location: 6500 CLARK ROAD; Grades: PK - KG)

Notable locations in Paradise: Paradise Branch Butte County Library (A), Veterans Memorial Hall (B).

Churches in Paradise include: Paradise Ridge Southern Baptist Church (A), Paradise Lutheran Church (B), Paradise Holiness Church (C), Paradise Community Church of the Brethren (D), Paradise Church of Religious Science (E), Paradise Christian Church (F), Our Savior Lutheran Church (G), I Am Temple (H).

Parks in Paradise include: Paradise Memorial Park (1), Bille Park (2), Rotary Grove Park (3).

Post office: (A).  


Paradise compared to California state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Paradise:
  • KKXX (930 AM; 1 kW; PARADISE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KPAY (1290 AM; 5 kW; CHICO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFBK (1530 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFIA (710 AM; 25 kW; CARMICHAEL, CA; Owner: VISTA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KHTK (1140 AM; 50 kW; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSTE (650 AM; 25 kW; RANCHO CORDOVA, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KKOH (780 AM; 50 kW; RENO, NV; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBC (770 AM; 50 kW; RIVERBANK, CA; Owner: KIERTRON, INC.)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KEWE (1340 AM; 1 kW; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Paradise:
  • KLRS (92.7 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KZFR (90.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN VALLEY COMMUNITY BROADCASTERS)
  • KYIX (104.9 FM; SOUTH OROVILLE, CA; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KHAP (89.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K258AQ (99.5 FM; YANKEE HILL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K216CF (91.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: YOUR CHRISTIAN COMPANION NETWORK, INC.)
  • KLVC (88.3 FM; MAGALIA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZAP (96.7 FM; PARADISE, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC.)
  • KHSL-FM (103.5 FM; PARADISE, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCHO (91.7 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: UNIV. FOUNDATION/CA. ST. UNIV. CHICO)
  • KMXI (95.1 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFMF (93.9 FM; CHICO, CA; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF CHICO, INC)
  • KHHZ (97.7 FM; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRCX-FM (99.9 FM; MARYSVILLE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K205EJ (88.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KHGQ (100.3 FM; QUINCY, CA; Owner: KEILY MILLER)
  • KMJE (101.5 FM; GRIDLEY, CA; Owner: RESULTS RADIO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • K213BZ (90.5 FM; RICHVALE, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTOR (99.7 FM; WESTWOOD, CA; Owner: SIERRA RADIO, INC.)
  • KBNF (98.9 FM; CHESTER, CA; Owner: CAROUSEL BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Paradise:
  • KCVU (Channel 30; PARADISE, CA; Owner: SAINTE PARTNERS II, L.P.)
  • K53FT (Channel 53; CHICO, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K02OA (Channel 2; CHICO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHSL-TV (Channel 12; CHICO, CA; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF CHICO-REDDING, INC.)
  • KKPM-CA (Channel 28; CHICO, CA; Owner: PAUL STRIEBY & MATT TUTER)
  • K05EM (Channel 5; PARADISE, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K18AO (Channel 18; OROVILLE/PARADISE, CA; Owner: CHICO LICENSE, L.L.C.)
  • KZVU-LP (Channel 22; CHICO, CA; Owner: SAINTE PARTNERS II, L.P.)
  • K15CX (Channel 15; OROVILLE, CA; Owner: CALIFORNIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K49CT (Channel 49; PARADISE, CA; Owner: CATAMOUNT BROADCASTING OF CHICO-REDDING, INC.)

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