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People

Total Population 1,765
Male Share of the Population 50.5%
Female Share of the Population 49.5%
Senior Citizens 10.6%
Employed Population 16+ 620
Age of the Population 29

Families

% of people married 49.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 9.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,375
% Above Poverty Level 72.2%
% Below Poverty Level 27.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 5.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 16.9%
Median Gross Rent $833
Median House Value $136,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 59.8%
US/American 0%
English 8.3%
Irish 9.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Biggs Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 22 miles S of Chico, California (center to center)
Nearest Large City 58 miles N of Sacramento, California
County Butte
Metro Area Chico - Paradise
Standard Zip Codes 95917
Phone Area Codes 530
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.412
Longitude -121.711

Biggs Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station OROVILLE
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 54 F
Apr Temp 46 to 71 F
Jul Temp 62 to 95 F
Oct Temp 49 to 78 F
Annual Precip 28.7 inches
Station MARYSVILLE
Distance 19.4 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 55 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 61 to 96 F
Oct Temp 50 to 80 F
Annual Precip 22 inches
Station WILLOWS 6 W
Distance 32.2 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 55 F
Apr Temp 44 to 72 F
Jul Temp 60 to 93 F
Oct Temp 49 to 79 F
Annual Precip 19 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Chico 88,455 $61,365
Gridley 6,579 $47,697
Live Oak 8,467 $46,894
Marysville 12,161 $42,500
Oroville 16,060 $44,892
Yuba City 66,038 $55,944

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Biggs High Schools

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BIGGS HIGH
3046 SECOND ST.
530-868-5825
Serves 248 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.2

BIGGS SECONDARY COMMUNITY DAY
300 B STREET
530-868-1281
A Non-traditional School
Serves 7 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 7

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