Escondido, CA

151,594 Population
37.1 square miles 4,090.6 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.4%
was 0.4%
Ranked 38th Highest in CA
Population Density
4,090.6
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
46.1%
was 48.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
30.0%
was 30.6%
Ranked 52nd Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
25.1%
was 23.7%
Ranked 50th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
10.4%
was 12.3%
Ranked 106th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.1
was 5.2
Ranked 13th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
14.7%
was 15.7%
Ranked 88th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$54,268
was $54,284
Ranked 96th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.8
44.2
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
47,043
was 47,488
Ranked 44th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,301
was $1,254
Ranked 91st Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
69
was 42
 
Occupied Housing Units
45,367
was 45,676
 
Homeownership Rate
48.7%
was 49.5%
Ranked 93rd Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
8
was 6
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,269.0
was 1,281.4
Ranked 88th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
6.7%
was 7.3%
Ranked 112th Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
61
was 36
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.3
was 3.3
Ranked 43rd 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
97.3%
was 97.8%
Ranked 75th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
82.4%
Ranked 126th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.1%
was 100%
Ranked 81st Highest in CA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
76.8%
was 76.2%
Ranked 103rd Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
22.9%
was 23.0%
Ranked 90th 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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