Escondido, CA

151,458 Population
37.1 square miles 4,054.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.4%
was 0.4%
Ranked 38th Highest in CA
Population Density
4,054.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
48.1%
was 45.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
30.6%
was 30.1%
Ranked 53rd Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
23.7%
was 25.1%
Ranked 65th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
12.3%
was 10.1%
Ranked 71st Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.3
was 5.2
Ranked 18th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
15.7%
was 19.6%
Ranked 83rd Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$54,284
was $49,233
Ranked 100th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.2
47.2
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
4.6
was 4.0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
348.6
was 400.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,236.2
was 2,667.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
47,488
was 47,578
Ranked 44th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,254
was $1,197
Ranked 83rd Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
69
was 42
 
Occupied Housing Units
45,676
was 44,668
 
Homeownership Rate
49.5%
was 47.9%
Ranked 94th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
8
was 6
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,281.4
was 1,283.8
Ranked 89th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
7.3%
was 11.1%
Ranked 99th Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
61
was 36
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.3
was 3.3
Ranked 46th Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.5
was 0.9
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.5
was 0.3
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.8%
was 86.4%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
79.1%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 97.9%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
76.2%
was 70.0%
Ranked 105th Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
23.0%
was 20.4%
Ranked 86th Highest in CA

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
92.2%
was 91.9%
 
Debt Service Ratio
4.1%
was 4.0%
 
Revenue
 
$195,799,823
$186,407,570
 
Expenditure
 
$192,937,892
$190,086,263
 
Revenue per Capita
$1,303
was $1,253
 
Expenditure per Capita
$1,284
was $1,278
 

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