Avenal, Kings County, California

Avenal is a city in Kings County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 13,308. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 19.1 square miles. An elevation is 800 feet (243.84 m) above sea level. The population density was 696 people per square mile. The median age was 30.6 years (California state median age was 35.7 years). For every 100 females there were 178 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
13,308 residents
Population Change
-9.3% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
30.6 years (State: 35.7)
Below the Poverty Line
40.4% (Year: 2013)
Population Males
8,526 residents
Population Females
4,782 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
39.2% Latin America
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
8.1% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Avenal Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


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


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Avenal Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2013)
              $116,020 (State: $373,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$46,420 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2013)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $315 – $464
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              91 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $1,115 (1.00%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $681 (0.50%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $31,919 (State: $60,190)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$2,209 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2013)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              -$6,286 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

                    • West Hills College-Lemoore
                      about 25 miles
                      Lemoore, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 2,314
                    • San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia
                      about 47 miles
                      Visalia, CA
                      FT enrollment: 2,386
                    • College of the Sequoias
                      about 50 miles
                      Visalia, CA
                      FT enrollment: 6,982
                    • Fresno Pacific University
                      about 54 miles
                      Fresno, CA
                      FT enrollment: 3,083
                    • Fresno City College
                      about 55 miles
                      Fresno, CA
                      FT enrollment: 12,994
                    • Reedley College
                      about 55 miles
                      Reedley, CA
                      FT enrollment: 8,144
                    • Heald College-Fresno
                      about 59 miles
                      Fresno, CA
                      FT enrollment: 2,199

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • AVENAL HIGH
                      Students: 408
                      Location: 601 MARIPOSA ST.
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Students: 9
                      Location: 861 MONTEREY ST.
                      Grades: 7-12
                    • SUNRISE HIGH

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • AVENAL ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 538
                      Location: 500 S. FIRST AVE.
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • REEF SUNSET MIDDLE
                      Students: 397
                      Location: 608 N. FIRST AVE.
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • TAMARACK ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 151
                      Location: 1000 UNION AVE.
                      Grades: KG-5
                      Students: 6
                      Location: 500 S. FIRST ST.
                      Grades: 1-6
                    Avenal Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2014)
                    18 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    16 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    1.15 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

                              Avenal Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              30 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.02 (State: 2.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              9 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.61 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              23 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.55 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              48 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              3.24 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Avenal

                              • COALINGA REGIONAL MEDICAL CTR DP/SNF
                                Nursing Home, about 16 miles away
                                COALINGA, CA
                              • COALINGA DISTINGUISHED COMMUNITY CARE, INC
                                Nursing Home, about 16 miles away
                                COALINGA, CA

                              Airports & Heliports in Avenal

                              • Avenal Airport

                              Amtrak Stations in Avenal

                              • 10 miles: KETTLEMAN CITY (I-5 AT STATE HWY. 41)
                                Bus Station . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Avenal by Race (According to 2013)


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


                                      Natural Disasters in Avenal


                                        Air Quality Information

                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          826% (Greater then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          11 pc. (State: 12 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          9 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          2 pc.
                                          Google Map of Avenal
                                          ZIP Codes for Avenal: 93204, 93239
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