Blue Lake, CA

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Blue Lake Profile


Overview

Blue Lake is a very small city located in the state of California. With a population of 1,252 people and just one neighborhood, Blue Lake is the 688th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Blue Lake are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.

Occupations and Workforce

Blue Lake is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Blue Lake is a city of service providers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Blue Lake who work in management occupations (16.97%), office and administrative support (10.59%), and food service (9.92%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.62% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Blue Lake spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.96 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

As is often the case in a small city, Blue Lake doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Blue Lake Demographics

The education level of Blue Lake citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.60% of adults in Blue Lake have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Blue Lake in 2010 was $25,209, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,836 for a family of four. However, Blue Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Blue Lake is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Blue Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Blue Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Blue Lake include English, Irish, Scottish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Blue Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Blue Lake 0.101011101001110
California 4.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Blue Lake 0.101011101001110
California 26.18
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Blue Lake 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 7 districts:

NORTHERN HUMBOLDT UNION HIGH


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Northern Humboldt Community Day
1300 Murray Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA, 95519
09-12
Arcata High
1720 M St.
Arcata, CA, 95521
09-12
Mckinleyville High
1300 Murray Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA, 95519
09-12
Pacific Coast High (Continuation)
1720 M St.
Arcata, CA, 95521
09-12
Tsurai High (Continuation)
1300 Murray Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA, 95521
09-12
Six Rivers Charter High
1720 M St.
Arcata, CA, 95521
09-12
Laurel Tree Charter
4555 Valley W. Blvd.
Arcata, CA, 95521
KG-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 29.3% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.2% 48.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 8.8%

Educational Expenditures

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MCKINLEYVILLE UNION ELEMENTARY


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Dows Prairie Elementary
3940 Dows Prairie Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA, 95519
KG-05
Mckinleyville Middle
2285 Central Ave.
Mckinleyville, CA, 95519
06-08
Morris Elementary
2395 Mckinleyville Ave.
Mckinleyville, CA, 95519
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
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American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.7% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.1% 48.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.6% 8.8%

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ARCATA ELEMENTARY


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Union Street Charter
470 Union St.
Arcata, CA, 95521
KG-05
Sunny Brae Middle
1430 Buttermilk Ln.
Arcata, CA, 95521
06-08
Arcata Elementary
2400 Baldwin St.
Arcata, CA, 95521
KG-05
Redwood Coast Montessori
1611 Peninsula Dr.
Arcata, CA, 95521
KG-08
Coastal Grove Charter
1897 S St.
Arcata, CA, 95521
KG-08
Fuente Nueva Charter
1730 Janes Rd.
Arcata, CA, 95521
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.7% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.7% 48.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.0% 8.8%

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BLUE LAKE UNION ELEMENTARY


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to California

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Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Blue Lake Elementary
631 Greenwood Ave.
Blue Lake, CA, 95525
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.3% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.6% 48.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.7% 8.8%

Educational Expenditures

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FIELDBROOK ELEMENTARY


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to California

(10 is best)

Better than of CA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Fieldbrook Elementary
4070 Fieldbrook Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA, 95519
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.4% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.9% 48.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 8.8%

Educational Expenditures

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MAPLE CREEK ELEMENTARY


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Maple Creek Elementary
15933 Maple Creek Rd.
Korbel, CA, 95550
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.0% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.3% 48.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.7% 8.8%

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GREEN POINT ELEMENTARY


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District Quality Compared to California

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Green Point Elementary
180 Valkensar Ln.
Blue Lake, CA, 95525
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.5% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 62.5% 48.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 8.8%

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