South San Francisco, CA

66,989 Population
9.2 square miles 7,299.2 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.2%
was 0.2%
Ranked 132nd Highest in CA
Population Density
7,299.2
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
45.2%
was 50.2%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
40.7%
was 38.2%
Ranked 19th Highest in CA
Percent Under 18
20.1%
was 22.8%
Ranked 114th Highest in CA
Percent 65 and Over
14.4%
was 13.9%
Ranked 44th Highest in CA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
2.3
was 3.6
Ranked 5th Lowest in CA
Percent Living in Poverty
9.5%
was 7.3%
Ranked 45th Lowest in CA
Median Household Income
$85,076
was $81,361
Ranked 30th Highest in CA
Gini Income Distribution
 
41.4
39.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1.5
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
231.4
was 178.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,094.5
was 1,795.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
21,814
was 20,603
Ranked 131st Highest in CA
Median Rent
$1,840
was $1,504
Ranked 28th Highest in CA
Total Building Permits
2
was 3
 
Occupied Housing Units
20,881
was 19,958
 
Homeownership Rate
56.7%
was 61.8%
Ranked 57th Highest in CA
Single Family Building Permits
2
was 3
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
2,376.9
was 2,244.9
Ranked 41st Highest in CA
Rental Vacancy Rate
9.3%
was 7.8%
Ranked 75th Highest in CA
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.2
was 3.3
Ranked 54th Highest in CA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.1
was 0.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.0
was 0.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.7%
was 95.7%
Ranked 32nd Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
96.8%
Ranked 11th Highest in CA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.4%
was 99.4%
Ranked 70th Highest in CA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
84.3%
was 87.9%
Ranked 72nd Highest in CA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
34.4%
was 28.4%
Ranked 53rd Highest in CA

 Finance

Capital Spending
--
No Data Available
Own Source Revenue
95.2%
was 92.8%
 
Debt Service Ratio
4.1%
was 4.6%
 
Revenue
 
$123,856,936
$118,380,377
 
Expenditure
 
$113,625,218
$121,469,172
 
Revenue per Capita
$1,848
was $1,789
 
Expenditure per Capita
$1,696
was $1,836
 

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