El Cerrito, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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El Cerrito, California Info Snack

Population
5,269
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
10.1%
Median Home
$483,500
Median Income
$100,708
Median Rent
$1,411

El Cerrito SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
3

El Cerrito, CA Crime Report

1,045
Total Crimes
4,062.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
73.15%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
El Cerrito
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,045 4,062.2 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 114 443.1 442.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 57 221.6 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 55 213.8 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 931 3,619.0 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 129 501.5 369.7 314.2
Larceny 697 2,709.4 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 105 408.2 427.6 246.0

El Cerrito, CA Cost Of Living

177
El Cerrito's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense El Cerrito California National Average
Overall 177 140 100
Services 116 112 100
Groceries 132 113 100
Health 123 115 100
Housing 289 198 100
Transportation 143 134 100
Utilities 136 126 100

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Population over time in El Cerrito

Year Population % Change
2020 5,269 -3.7%
2019 5,471 -0.7%
2018 5,508 -3.4%
2017 5,699 2.1%
2016 5,581 0.5%
2015 5,551 4.1%
2014 5,330 -0.5%
2013 5,357 5.9%
2012 5,059 -1.9%
2011 5,157 -

Race / Ethnicity in El Cerrito

White
40.1% (2,113)
African American
0.4% (21)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.6% (188)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (9)
Two Or More
6.1% (322)
Hispanic
49.6% (2,616)
Race El Cerrito CA USA
White 40.1% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 0.4% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 3.6% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 6.1% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 49.6% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in El Cerrito

Female
51.3% (2,703)
Male
48.7% (2,566)
Gender El Cerrito CA USA
Female 51.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in El Cerrito for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (579)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (474)
High School / GED
23.0% (1,211)
Some College
21.0% (1,106)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (684)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (895)
Master's Degree
5.0% (263)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (52)
Education El Cerrito CA USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For El Cerrito, California

Less than $10,000
3.7% (19,596)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (7,025)
$15,000 to $24,999
0.4% (2,218)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (64,707)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.9% (36,235)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.9% (73,211)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (57,311)
$100,000 to $149,999
33.3% (175,263)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.6% (45,479)
$200,000 or more
8.7% (45,849)
Income El Cerrito CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.7% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 0.4% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.9% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.9% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 33.3% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.6% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 8.7% 13.3% 8.3%

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