Alameda, CA

78,907 Population
10.4 square miles 7,556.5 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
Ranked 109th Highest in CA
Population Density
7,556.5
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
51.3%
was 45.9%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
27.8%
was 24.0%
Ranked 62nd Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
20.7%
was 19.1%
Ranked 102nd Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
15.5%
was 14.8%
Ranked 37th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
2.8
was 4.1
Ranked 10th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
6.8%
was 7.3%
Ranked 19th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$83,048
was $92,225
Ranked 34th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
40.9
45.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
2.5
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
188.3
was 207.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,313.9
was 2,495.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
32,430
was 32,042
Ranked 80th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,672
was $1,515
Ranked 36th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
37
 
Occupied Housing Units
30,338
was 30,710
 
Homeownership Rate
51.5%
was 44.1%
Ranked 84th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
1
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
3,105.6
was 3,068.5
Ranked 17th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
12.4%
was 7.2%
Ranked 41st Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
36
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.5
Ranked 119th Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.2
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.5
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
100%
was 99.2%
Ranked 1st Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
96.1%
Ranked 14th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.6%
was 100%
Ranked 15th Highest in CA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
90.3%
was 92.9%
Ranked 38th Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
49.3%
was 54.5%
Ranked 24th Highest in CA

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
96.3%
was 95.2%
 
Debt Service Ratio
10.2%
was 2.4%
 
Revenue
 
$200,341,642
$166,123,124
 
Expenditure
 
$174,814,502
$157,177,102
 
Revenue per Capita
$2,580
was $2,174
 
Expenditure per Capita
$2,251
was $2,057
 

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