Poway, CA

49,675 Population
39.1 square miles 1,271.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
1,271.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
53.2%
was 50.7%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
18.2%
was 18.1%
 
Percent Under 18
24.6%
was 24.4%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.7%
was 14.3%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
2.7
was 3.3
Ranked 9th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
5.9%
was 6.0%
 
Median Household Income
$98,859
was $95,815
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.2
44.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
2
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
87.4
was 182.0
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,017.3
was 1,162.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
16,443
was 16,436
 
Median Rent
$1,497
was $1,447
 
Total Building Permits
18
was 10
 
Occupied Housing Units
15,797
was 15,832
 
Homeownership Rate
73.6%
was 74.0%
 
Single Family Building Permits
18
was 10
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
420.8
was 420.6
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
13.4%
was 12.8%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.1
was 3.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
1.1
was 0.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.4
was 0.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.8%
was 97.8%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
93.1%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.4%
was 99.3%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
93.0%
was 93.0%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
45.8%
was 46.0%
 

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
96.8%
was 96.8%
 
Debt Service Ratio
1.1%
was 1.0%
 
Revenue
$87,824,867
was $86,181,394
 
Expenditure
$83,845,586
was $79,649,478
 
Revenue per Capita
$1,791
was $1,775
 
Expenditure per Capita
$1,710
was $1,641
 

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