Blythe, Riverside County, California

Blythe is a city in Riverside County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 19,258. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 24.2 square miles. An elevation is 267 feet (81.38 m) above sea level. The population density was 795 people per square mile. The median age was 38.1 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 214 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
19,258 residents
Population Change
+58.4% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
38.1 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
24.4% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
13,130 residents
Population Females
6,128 residents
Population Urban
83% of residents
Population Rural
17% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
14.4% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
+697 (+3.4%)
Live and Work in the City
3,402 (65.3%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
6.3% (State: 5.5%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Blythe Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Blythe Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Blythe Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $150,916 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$61,416 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $309 – $539
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              114 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,385 (0.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $811 (0.70%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $44,075 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$8,751 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$433 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

                    • Arizona Western College
                      about 65 miles
                      Yuma, AZ
                      Full-time enrollment: 5,454
                    • Imperial Valley College
                      about 77 miles
                      Imperial, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,313
                    • College of the Desert
                      about 104 miles
                      Palm Desert, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,686
                    • Mohave Community College
                      about 119 miles
                      Kingman, AZ
                      FT enrollment: 3,309
                    • Estrella Mountain Community College
                      about 130 miles
                      Avondale, AZ
                      FT enrollment: 4,932
                    • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc
                      about 134 miles
                      Avondale, AZ
                      FT enrollment: 3,860
                    • Mt San Jacinto Community College District
                      about 138 miles
                      San Jacinto, CA
                      FT enrollment: 8,426

                    List of Largest Colleges & Universities

                    • Palo Verde College
                      Full-time enrollment: 1,132
                      Location: One College Drive

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • PALO VERDE HIGH
                      Students: 638
                      Location: 667 N. LOVEKIN BLVD.
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Students: 22
                      Location: 811 W. CHANSLORWAY
                      Grades: 7-12
                    • TWIN PALMS CONTINUATION
                      Students: 17
                      Location: 811 W. CHANSLOR WAY
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • ESCUELA DE LA RAZA UNIDA
                      Students: 6
                      Location: 137 N BROADWAY
                      Grades: 4-11

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • BLYTHE MIDDLE
                      Students: 800
                      Location: 825 N. LOVEKIN BLVD.
                      Grades: 8
                    • RUTH BROWN ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 379
                      Location: 241 N. SEVENTH AVE.
                      Grades: KG-7
                    • MARGARET WHITE ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 374
                      Location: 610 N. BRD.WAY
                      Grades: KG-7
                    • FELIX J. APPLEBY ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 305
                      Location: 10321 VERNON AVE
                      Grades: KG-7
                    Blythe Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    30 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    20 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    1.05 policemen (State: 2.31)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Blythe Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              330 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.60 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              11 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.05 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              91 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.44 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              311 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.51 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              1,125 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              5.45 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Blythe

                              • PALO VERDE HOSPITAL
                                Government – Hospital District or Authority
                                250 NORTH FIRST STREET
                              • BLYTHE NURSING CARE CENTER
                                285 W. CHANSLORWAY
                              • FMC-BLYTHE DESERT DIALYSIS
                                737 W. HOBSON WAY

                              Airports & Heliports in Blythe

                              • Blythe Airport
                              • Cyr Aviation Airport
                              • W R Byron Airport
                              • Blythe Service Center Heliport
                              • Clayton Heliport

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Blythe by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2002)


                                        Natural Disasters in Blythe


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            592% (Greater then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            43 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            27 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            1 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Blythe: 92225
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