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People

Total Population 1,543
Male Share of the Population 52.6%
Female Share of the Population 47.4%
Senior Citizens 27.9%
Employed Population 16+ 606
Age of the Population 50

Families

% of people married 35.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 27.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $70,250
% Above Poverty Level 78.6%
% Below Poverty Level 21.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 12 minutes
% Working from Home 2.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 26.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 46.3%
Median Gross Rent $757
Median House Value $185,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 22%
US/American 0%
English 22.4%
Irish 18%

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

Quincy Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 49 miles E of Chico, California (center to center)
Nearest Large City 98 miles N of Sacramento, California
County Plumas
Standard Zip Codes 95971
Phone Area Codes 530
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.936
Longitude -120.946

Quincy 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 QUINCY
Distance 0.3 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 47 F
Apr Temp 31 to 65 F
Jul Temp 44 to 91 F
Oct Temp 31 to 73 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches
Station DOWNIEVILLE
Distance 26.5 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 49 F
Apr Temp 35 to 65 F
Jul Temp 49 to 89 F
Oct Temp 38 to 73 F
Annual Precip 62.6 inches
Station CHESTER
Distance 29.4 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 42 F
Apr Temp 29 to 59 F
Jul Temp 46 to 84 F
Oct Temp 32 to 66 F
Annual Precip 32.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Quincy, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Massack (95971)

Spanish Ranch (95971)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Quincy Hospitals

PLUMAS DISTRICT HOSPITAL
(Government - Hospital District or Authority)
1065 BUCKS LAKE RD
(530) 283-2121
Emergency Service: Yes

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Quincy High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

QUINCY JUNIOR-SENIOR HIGH
6 QUINCY JUNCTION ROAD
530-283-6510
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 504 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 23

PLUMAS CHARTER #146
2288 E. MAIN ST.
530-283-3851
A Non-traditional School
A Charter School.
Serves 170 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.7

SIERRA HIGH (CONT.)
50 CHURCH ST.
530-283-6540
A Non-traditional School
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 9 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 6

PLUMAS COUNTY COMMUNITY
1093 LEE ROAD
530-283-6500
A Non-traditional School
Serves 3 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 3

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