San Mateo, CA

103,524 Population
12.1 square miles 8,482.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.3%
was 0.3%
Ranked 71st Highest in CA
Population Density
8,482.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
48.2%
was 48.3%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
33.8%
was 35.9%
Ranked 50th Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
20.6%
was 18.8%
Ranked 103rd Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
14.2%
was 16.6%
Ranked 46th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
2.7
was 3.3
Ranked 8th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
6.4%
was 8.6%
Ranked 19th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$100,238
was $83,791
Ranked 17th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.7
44.3
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1.9
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
255
was 238.0
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,960.6
was 2,056.0
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
40,557
was 40,119
Ranked 58th Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,966
was $1,675
Ranked 13th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
211
was 220
 
Occupied Housing Units
38,658
was 38,499
 
Homeownership Rate
56.9%
was 54.8%
Ranked 51st Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
103
was 30
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
3,343.6
was 3,307.5
Ranked 15th Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
10.2%
was 8.5%
Ranked 61st Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
108
was 190
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.6
Ranked 116th Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
5.3
was 5.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
2.1
was 2.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.0%
was 95.1%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
94.6%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 99.3%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
88.0%
was 89.0%
Ranked 50th Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
51.5%
was 45.3%
Ranked 21st Highest in CA

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
94.7%
was 93.5%
 
Debt Service Ratio
2.1%
was 2.2%
 
Revenue
 
$168,986,410
$158,568,288
 
Expenditure
 
$147,021,534
$136,314,670
 
Revenue per Capita
$1,642
was $1,568
 
Expenditure per Capita
$1,429
was $1,348
 

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