District 1

Merced County Community Action Agency 2011 Accomplishments in District 1:

  • Includes El Nido, Le Grand, Livingston, Planada & south Merced
  • Planada’s 39.3% unemployment rate was highest in the District
  • 4,539 residents on fixed income (age 60 & over)
  • 3,265 residents were enrolled in WIC
  • 37 Le Grand, Livingston, and Planada residents received weatherization help for their homes
  • 313 El Nido, Le Grand, Livingston, and Planada residents received emergency assistance so utilities wouldn’t be shut off
  • 14 children whose parents were in school or working attended subsidized preschool in Le Grand