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Gerber, CA

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Gerber Profile


Overview

Gerber is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 1,044 people and just one neighborhood, Gerber is the 749th largest community in California.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Gerber is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 66.56% of the Gerber workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Gerber is a town of farmers, fishers, or foresters, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Gerber who work in farm management occupations (34.36%), teaching (16.87%), and sales jobs (11.04%).

You will also find that a lot of people in Gerber work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.

Setting & Lifestyle

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Gerber has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Gerber a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Being a small town, Gerber does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Gerber Demographics

The rate of college-level education in Gerber is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.20% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Gerber in 2018 was $16,934, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $67,736 for a family of four. Gerber also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 38.01% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Gerber is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Gerber home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Gerber, accounting for 67.16% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Gerber residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Gerber include Irish, Czechoslovakian, Polish, Scottish, and Austrian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Gerber's cultural character, accounting for 31.83% of the town’s population.

The most common language spoken in Gerber is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Polish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q3 2022. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Gerber, CA HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2021 calendar year; released from FBI in Oct. 2022 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2022 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Gerber VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Maywood Middle School
1666 Marguerite Ave.
Corning, CA 96021
06-08
Woodson Elementary School
N 150 Toomes Ave.
Corning, CA 96021
KG-08
Corning High School
643 Blackburn Ave.
Corning, CA 96021
09-12
Gerber Elementary School
23014 Chard Ave.
Gerber, CA 96035
KG-08
Lassen View Elementary School
10818 Highway 99 E
Los Molinos, CA 96055
KG-08
Vista Preparatory Academy School
1770 S. Jackson St.
Red Bluff, CA 96080
06-08
William M. Metteer Elementary School
695 Kimball Rd.
Red Bluff, CA 96080
KG-05
Red Bluff High School
1260 Union St.
Red Bluff, CA 96080
09-12
Richfield Elementary School
23875 River Rd.
Corning, CA 96021
KG-08
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 5 districts:

CORNING UNION ELEMENTARY


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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.

Schools In This District

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% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.9% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
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Support Expenditures
Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
Operation
Transportation
Other
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Non-instructional Expenditures
Total Expenditures

RED BLUFF UNION ELEMENTARY


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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.

Schools In This District

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 82.9% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 76.8% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures
Support Expenditures
Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
Operation
Transportation
Other
Total Support
Non-instructional Expenditures
Total Expenditures

RED BLUFF JOINT UNION HIGH


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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.

Schools In This District

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 66.5% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.8% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.7% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures
Support Expenditures
Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
Operation
Transportation
Other
Total Support
Non-instructional Expenditures
Total Expenditures

CORNING UNION HIGH


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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.

Schools In This District

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 65.9% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.0% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.9% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures
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Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
Operation
Transportation
Other
Total Support
Non-instructional Expenditures
Total Expenditures

GERBER UNION ELEMENTARY


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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.

Schools In This District

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 73.0% 58.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.8% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures
Support Expenditures
Student
Staff
General Administration
School Administration
Operation
Transportation
Other
Total Support
Non-instructional Expenditures
Total Expenditures

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