Mabie, California

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Mabie
census-designated place
Mabie is located in California
Mabie
Mabie
Position in California.
Coordinates: 39°46′48″N 120°32′28″W / 39.78000°N 120.54111°W / 39.78000; -120.54111Coordinates: 39°46′48″N 120°32′28″W / 39.78000°N 120.54111°W / 39.78000; -120.54111
Country  United States
State  California
County Plumas
Area[1]
 • Total 3.639 sq mi (9.425 km2)
 • Land 3.639 sq mi (9.425 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation[2] 4,882 ft (1,488 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 161
 • Density 44/sq mi (17/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
GNIS feature ID 2612134
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Mabie, California

Mabie is a census-designated place in Plumas County, California, USA. Mabie sits at an elevation of 5,341 feet (1,628 m). Mabie is located on the Western Pacific Railroad, 5 miles (8.0 km) east of Blairsden.[3] The 2010 United States census reported Mabie's population was 161.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP covers an area of 3.6 square miles (9.4 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

The 2010 United States Census[4] reported that Mabie had a population of 161. The population density was 44.2 per square mile (17.1/km²). The racial makeup of Mabie was 150 (93.2%) White, 0 (0.0%) African American, 0 (0.0%) Native American, 1 (0.6%) Asian, 0 (0.0%) Pacific Islander, 4 (2.5%) from other races, and 6 (3.7%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4 persons (2.5%).

The census reported that 161 people (100% of the population) lived in households, 0 (0%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 78 households, of which 10 (12.8%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 56 (71.8%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 0 (0%) had a female householder with no husband present, 2 (2.6%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 3 (3.8%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 0 (0%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 14 households (17.9%) were made up of individuals and 7 (9.0%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.06. There were 58 families (74.4% of all households); the average family size was 2.24.

12 people (7.5%) were under the age of 18, 8 people (5.0%) aged 18 to 24, 11 people (6.8%) aged 25 to 44, 89 people (55.3%) aged 45 to 64, and 41 people (25.5%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 57.9 years. For every 100 females there were 126.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 119.1 males.

There were 96 housing units at an average density of 26.4 per square mile (10.2/km²), of which 75 (96.2%) were owner-occupied, and 3 (3.8%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.6%; the rental vacancy rate was 25.0%. 155 people (96.3% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 6 people (3.7%) lived in rental housing units.

Politics[edit]

In the state legislature, Mabie is in the 1st Senate District, represented by Republican Ted Gaines,[5] and the 1st Assembly District, represented by Republican Brian Dahle.[6]

Federally, Mabie is in California's 1st congressional district, represented by Republican Doug LaMalfa.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Census
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Mabie, California
  3. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 397. ISBN 1-884995-14-4. 
  4. ^ "2010 Census Interactive Population Search: CA - Mabie CDP". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved July 12, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Senators". State of California. Retrieved March 10, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Members Assembly". State of California. Retrieved March 2, 2013. 
  7. ^ "California's 1st Congressional District - Representatives & District Map". Civic Impulse, LLC. Retrieved March 2, 2013.