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Stratford, CA

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About Stratford, CA

Stratford, CA is located in Kings County in the state of California.

The total City Population for Stratford is about 1,115 with about 427 people per square mile.

The Average Home Value is $167,800, which is roughly 71% lower than the Average Home Value of $588,722 for the state of California, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $217,072.

The Median Income Per Household is about $46,107, which is roughly 45% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $83,076 for the state of California, and roughly 29% lower higher than the National Average of $65,026.

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Quick Stats

Stratford Population 1,115
Average Home Value $167,800
Median Household Income $46,107
Median Age 22.6
Unemployment Rate 5%
Politics 54.88% Republican

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household: 3.92
Male Population Estimate: 53%
Female Population Estimate: 47%
Median Age: 22.6
Male Median Age: 28.6
Female Median Age: 28.1

Racial Demographic Estimates



Kings County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.13% between the winner and runner up.
Dianne Feinstein
U.S. Senator
Dianne Feinstein
Democratic Party
Alex Padilla
U.S. Senator
Alex Padilla
Democratic Party
Gavin Newsom
State governor
Gavin Newsom
Democratic Party

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 54.88%
Democratic: 42.63%
Libertarian: 1.38%
Other: 0.82%
Green: 0.28%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Stratford specifically.

Average # of Homicides for Kings County: About 5.58508 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Kings County: About 443.377 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Kings County is about 29% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 35% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.


The Unemployment Rate for Stratford is about 5%.

California is ranked #4 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 84.2 out of 100.

4th out of 52

Wage Policies

Overall Wage Policy Score: 66.74

The average living wage for the state of California is $40.83/hr, while the states minimum wage is $13.00/hr, which can be set above the state standard, and is extended to farm workers. This gives California a minimum wage score of 51.89 compared to all other states.

The minimum wage for tipped employees is $13.00/hr, which gives California a minimum wage for tipped employees score of 100 compared to all other states.

The weekly unemployment (UI) benefit for California is $260.00, resulting in a UI benefit score of 39.13 compared to all other states.

Worker Protection Policies

Overall Worker Protection Score: 71.43
California does provide accommodations for pregnant workers.
California does offer protections for workplace breastfeeding.
California does mandate equal pay across gender and race.
California does prohibit pay secrecy practices in the workplace.
California does restrict access to salary history to reduce gender and racial bias.
California does provide some form of paid family leave.
California does provide some form of paid sick leave.
X California does not provide flexible scheduling of worker shifts.
California does not mandate pay reporting or "call-in" pay by employers.
California does not provide split shift pay regulation.
X California does not provide workers advanced notice of shift scheduling.
California does provide some form of sexual harassment protection in state law.
California does extend workers compensation mandates to farmworkers.
California does not extend worker protections to domestic workers.

Right To Organize Policies

Overall Right To Organize Score: 70
California does not have a "right-to-work" law.
California does legalize project labor agreements to ensure a fair wage to workers on contract.
California does not protect workers against wage theft retaliation.
California does partially require collective bargaining for public workers.
California does provide collective bargaining for teachers.
California does provide wage negotiations for teachers.
Data from Oxfam America, Inc.
A global organization that fights inequality to end poverty and injustice.

Nearby Location

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s): 93266
Latitude: 36.188500
Longitude: -119.822200
TimeZone: Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving: Yes
Region: West
Average Elevation: 190.0 ft.
Area Code(s): 559

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