Butte County, CA

Current Temperature ° Population 221,539

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 11.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 27.8%

Registered Offenders

44.37% Higher than national avg.
  • 601 offenders in Butte County
  • 27.13 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $249,900
  • Median Sales Price: $226,000
  • Foreclosures: 251
  • Homes For Sale: 497
  • Homes For Rent: 33

Environmental Hazards

618 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 13
  • Registered Polluters: 15
  • Superfunds: 34
  • Tanks & Spills: 556

Unemployment

Very High 6.5%
  • California unemployment average: 5.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.4%

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98 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 98 K-12 public schools in Butte County, CA and 19 private schools. Homefacts rates Butte County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

2 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

601 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$249,900 compared to July 2016
Median Sales Price
$226,000 compared to July 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    13%
  • Rented
    36.9%
  • Owned
    50.1%

497 Homes For Sale View All

$405,000
2622 E 20th Street
Chico, CA 95928
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$149,900
14854 Wildlife Drive
Magalia, CA 95954
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$575,000
25 Circle View Drive
Oroville, CA 95966
5 Beds | 3 Baths
$162,900
14800 Wildlife Drive
Magalia, CA 95954
2 Beds | 2 Baths

251 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$61,000
Vermont
Gridley, CA 95948
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$155,000
East
Chico, CA 95926
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$254,852
Washington
Chico, CA 95926
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$265,334
La Foret
Oroville, CA 95966
2 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

550 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Butte County, CA issued 550 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 550 permits, 355 were issued for single family homes and 195 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Butte County, CA issued 474 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 474 permits, 311 were issued for single family homes and 163 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

33 Rental Properties View All

$1,050
21 Hanover Lane
Chico, CA 95973
-- Beds | -- Baths
$4,925
4801 Feather River Boulevard
Oroville, CA 95965
-- Beds | -- Baths
$33,000
4801 Feather River Boulevard
Oroville, CA 95965
-- Beds | -- Baths
$6,500
4801 Feather River Boulevard
Oroville, CA 95965
-- Beds | -- Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Butte County, CA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $656
  • 1 Bedroom: $729
  • 2 Bedrooms: $923
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,344
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,614

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Environmental Hazards

618 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Butte County, CA
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Butte County, CA
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  • Superfunds
    in Butte County, CA
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Butte County, CA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Butte County, CA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Butte County, CA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.82 Average
    Butte County, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 46.37°
  • February 50.05°
  • March 54.25°
  • April 59.42°
  • May 66.4°
  • June 74.53°
  • July 79.62°
  • August 77.95°
  • September 73.15°
  • October 64.02°
  • November 53.93°
  • December 45.88°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Butte County, CA

Earthquakes
Butte County, CA has a high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Butte County, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Butte County, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Butte County, CA has a low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Butte County, CA: $45,644

Unemployment

Unemployment in Butte County is 6.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.4% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 38.91%
White Collar - 61.09%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Neighborhood Info

8 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

58 FCC Towers view all

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