Gilroy, CA

52,576 Population
16.1 square miles 3,257.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
3,257.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
49.9%
was 50.5%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
25.4%
was 26.3%
 
Percent Under 18
29.0%
was 29.0%
 
Percent 65 and Over
9.3%
was 9.7%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.7
was 5.5
Ranked 19th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
13.0%
was 15.1%
 
Median Household Income
$84,351
was $83,027
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
43.1
42.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
3.7
was 5.9
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
359.1
was 351.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,323.5
was 3,395.8
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
15,802
was 15,319
 
Median Rent
$1,521
was $1,432
 
Total Building Permits
163
was 251
 
Occupied Housing Units
15,386
was 14,989
 
Homeownership Rate
57.5%
was 57.6%
 
Single Family Building Permits
163
was 225
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
978.9
was 949.0
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
6.0%
was 4.9%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
was 26
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.4
was 3.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
11.1
was 16.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
3.2
was 5.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
96.0%
was 95.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
85.1%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.6%
was 99.6%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
78.0%
was 77.0%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
25.6%
was 25.1%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
93.6%
was 93.1%
 
Debt Service Ratio
4.3%
was 4.5%
 
Revenue
$76,203,320
was $69,772,278
 
Expenditure
$68,490,382
was $66,793,481
 
Revenue per Capita
$1,501
was $1,402
 
Expenditure per Capita
$1,349
was $1,342
 

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