Twain, California

Twain, California

Infobox Settlement
official_name = Twain, California
settlement_type = CDP


imagesize =
image_caption =
image_



imagesize =
image_caption =
image_




mapsize = 250x200px
map_caption = Location in Plumas County and the state of California


mapsize1 =
map_caption1 =
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name = United States
subdivision_name1 = California
subdivision_name2 = Plumas
government_type =
leader_title =
leader_name =
established_date =
area_magnitude =
area_total_km2 = 19.2
area_total_sq_mi = 7.4
area_land_km2 = 19.2
area_land_sq_mi = 7.4
area_water_km2 = 0
area_water_sq_mi = 0
elevation_ft = 2858
elevation_m = 871
population_as_of = 2000
population_footnotes =
population_total = 87
population_metro =
population_density_km2 = 4.5
population_density_sq_mi = 11.8
timezone = Pacific (PST)
utc_offset = -8
latd = 40 |latm = 1 |lats = 5 |latNS = N
longd = 121 |longm = 2 |longs = 56 |longEW = W
timezone_DST = PDT
utc_offset_DST = -7
postal_code_type = ZIP code
postal_code = 95984
area_code = 530
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 06-80952
blank1_name = GNIS feature ID
blank1_info = 0224823
footnotes =
website =

Twain is a census-designated place (CDP) in Plumas County, California, United States. As of the 2000 census, the CDP population was 87.

Geography

Twain is located at coor dms|40|1|5|N|121|2|56|W|city (40.018101, -121.048898)GR|1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 7.4 square miles (19.2 km²), all of it land.

Demographics

As of the censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 87 people, 42 households, and 24 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 11.7 people per square mile (4.5/km²). There were 57 housing units at an average density of 7.7/sq mi (3.0/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 96.55% White, 1.15% from other races, and 2.30% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.30% of the population.

There were 42 households out of which 16.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.6% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.5% were non-families. 19.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.07 and the average family size was 2.36.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 11.5% under the age of 18, 4.6% from 18 to 24, 25.3% from 25 to 44, 40.2% from 45 to 64, and 18.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 50 years. For every 100 females there were 93.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.5 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $16,071, and the median income for a family was $10,313. The per capita income for the CDP was $19,472. There were 70.6% of families and 72.1% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 100.0% of those over 64.

Media

The primary local news source is the [http://www.plumasnews.com Feather River Bulletin] , a newspaper published every Wednesday.

Politics

In the state legislature Twain is located in the 1st Senate District, represented by Republican Dave Cox, and in the 3rd Assembly District, represented by Republican Rick Keene. Federally, Twain is located in California's 4th congressional district, which has a Cook PVI of R +11 [cite web | title = Will Gerrymandered Districts Stem the Wave of Voter Unrest? | publisher = Campaign Legal Center Blog | url=http://www.clcblog.org/blog_item-85.html | accessdate = 2007-10-20] and is represented by Republican John Doolittle.

References

External links


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Twain (California) — Twain Lugar designado por el censo de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Twain — may refer to: *The word , and archaic term for the cardinal number two ** ** *Mark Twain, American writer *Shania Twain, Canadian musician *TWAIN, a standard used in image scanning *Twain, California *Twain Harte, California …   Wikipedia

  • California locations by per capita income — All figures as of the censusGR|2 of 2000 by the United States Census Bureau.California is the thirteenth richest state in the United States of America, with a per capita income of $22,711 (2000). California counties ranked by per capita income… …   Wikipedia

  • Twain Harte — Lugar designado por el censo de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Twain — Twain, CA U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 87 Housing Units (2000): 57 Land area (2000): 7.419895 sq. miles (19.217440 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 7.419895 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Twain Harte — Twain Harte, CA U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 2586 Housing Units (2000): 2056 Land area (2000): 3.636479 sq. miles (9.418437 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.012598 sq. miles (0.032629 sq. km) Total area (2000):… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Twain Harte, CA — U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 2586 Housing Units (2000): 2056 Land area (2000): 3.636479 sq. miles (9.418437 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.012598 sq. miles (0.032629 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.649077 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Twain, CA — U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 87 Housing Units (2000): 57 Land area (2000): 7.419895 sq. miles (19.217440 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 7.419895 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • California Screamin’ — California Screamin California Screamin California Screamin …   Wikipédia en Français

  • California Screamin' — Logo de l attraction …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”