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Overview

Introduction to Lemoore, California

Lemoore, California, in Kings County, is 27 miles W of Visalia, California (center to center) and 30 miles S of Fresno, California

Lemoore History

The earliest modern inhabitant of this area was Dr. Lovern Lee Moore, a man of great vision who brought together the scattered farm families of the area to function as a group. He helped to develop community and business in this area and he was also instrumental in establishing the areas first post office in 1873, which was named after him. The area was incorporated as a city in 1900.

Lemoore and Nearby Attractions

  • Hanford Carnegie Museum.
  • Lemoore Heritage Park.
  • Fort Roosevelt Science Center.
  • Veterans Memorial Building.
  • Lemoore Rotary Youth Plaza.

Things To Do In Lemoore

The Lemoore Parks and Recreation Department organizes several recreational programs. There are annual events like the St. Paddy's Day Walk, the Fourth of July Celebration and the Easter Egg Hunt among others. The department also organizes sporting events like the Teen Center Golf Tournament and the Lemoore Aquajets Swim Team.

Lemoore Transportation

The Fresno Yosemite International Airport provides air transportation facilities.

Lemoore Higher Education

The College of the Sequoias serves the area.

Demographics

People

Total Population25,169
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens7.7%
Employed Population 16+11,745
Age of the Population28

Families

% of people married47.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.2%
Median Earnings25+$35,198
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,228
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,154

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,522
% Above Poverty Level83.5%
% Below Poverty Level16.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone19.8%
Median Gross Rent$868
Median House Value$189,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)58%
German7%
Irish5.6%
English4.7%
Portuguese3.4%
Italian3.2%
Scottish1.7%
Norwegian1.3%
Swedish1.3%
Polish0.9%
French Except Basque0.9%
Canadian0.6%
Russian0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Romanian0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Serbian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Trinidad Tobago0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Basque0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
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Lemoore Almanac

CategoryValue
County Kings County
Standard Zip Codes93245
Company Zip Codes93246
Phone Area Codes559
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude36.29
Approximate Longitude-119.82

Lemoore Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHANFORD 1 S
Distance8.4 miles
Jan Temp36 to 54 F
Apr Temp47 to 74 F
Jul Temp63 to 96 F
Oct Temp49 to 80 F
Annual Precip8.5 inches
StationLEMOORE REEVES NAS
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp36 to 56 F
Apr Temp45 to 77 F
Jul Temp60 to 98 F
Oct Temp48 to 82 F
Annual Precip7.8 inches
StationORANGE COVE
Distance34.6 miles
Jan Temp37 to 56 F
Apr Temp46 to 76 F
Jul Temp62 to 99 F
Oct Temp49 to 82 F
Annual Precip12.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Corcoran22,917$35,016
Fowler6,083$48,279
Hanford54,912$58,490
Huron6,821$26,324
Kingsburg11,716$77,938
Selma24,228$45,303

Lemoore Hospitals

Naval Hospital Lemoore
(Government - Federal)
937 Franklin Ave

Lemoore Public Schools

Cinnamon Elementary
500 E. Cinnamon Dr.
ZIP: 93245
Primary
Total Enrollment 592
P. W. Engvall Elementary
19th And Cedar
ZIP: 93245
Primary
Total Enrollment 684
Central Elementary
15783 18th Ave.
ZIP: 93245
Primary
Total Enrollment 292
Island Elementary
7799 21st Ave.
ZIP: 93245
Primary
Total Enrollment 373
Bridges Academy
1200 W. Cinnamon Dr.
ZIP: 93245
Middle
Total Enrollment 7
Jamison (donald C.) High (continuation)
351 E. Bush St.
ZIP: 93245
High
Total Enrollment 77
Lemoore Middle College High
555 College Ave.
ZIP: 93245
High
Total Enrollment 252
Lemoore University Elementary Charter
450 Marsh Dr.
ZIP: 93245
Middle
Total Enrollment 240
Liberty Middle
1000 Liberty Dr.
ZIP: 93245
Middle
Total Enrollment 578
Meadow Lane Elementary
Meadow Ln. And Quandt
ZIP: 93245
Primary
Total Enrollment 546
Lemoore Elementary
573 Bush St.
ZIP: 93245
Primary
Total Enrollment 581
Lemoore High
101 E. Bush St.
ZIP: 93245
High
Total Enrollment 2011

Lemoore Private Schools

Mary Immaculate Queen School
884 N Lemoore Ave
ZIP: 93245
Elementary
Total Enrollment 183
Kings Christian School
900 E D St
ZIP: 93245
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 248
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