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

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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El Cerrito, California Info Snack

Population
5,630
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
13.4%
Median Home
$463,100
Median Income
$87,118
Median Rent
$1,567

El Cerrito SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
3

El Cerrito, CA Crime Report

1,452
Total Crimes
5,615.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
126.73%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
El Cerrito
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,452 5,615.5 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 152 587.8 441.2 366.7
Murder 1 3.9 4.3 5.0
Robbery 91 351.9 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 56 216.6 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,300 5,027.7 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 166 642.0 386.1 340.5
Larceny 1,054 4,076.3 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 80 309.4 358.8 219.9

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 130 111 100
Groceries 126 118 100
Health 127 113 100
Housing 291 196 100
Transportation 137 128 100
Utilities 121 118 100

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Population over time in El Cerrito

Year Population % Change
2019 5,630 2.9%
2018 5,471 -0.7%
2017 5,508 -3.4%
2016 5,699 2.1%
2015 5,581 0.5%
2014 5,551 4.1%
2013 5,330 -0.5%
2012 5,357 5.9%
2011 5,059 -1.9%
2010 5,157 -

Race / Ethnicity in El Cerrito

White
35.8% (2,014)
African American
0.5% (26)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
5.9% (330)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (16)
Two Or More
2.7% (152)
Hispanic
54.9% (3,092)
Race El Cerrito CA USA
White 35.8% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 0.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 5.9% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 54.9% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in El Cerrito

Female
53.9% (3,033)
Male
46.1% (2,597)
Gender El Cerrito CA USA
Female 53.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.1% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
11.0% (619)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (563)
High School / GED
23.0% (1,294)
Some College
20.0% (1,126)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (563)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,013)
Master's Degree
7.0% (394)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (56)
Education El Cerrito CA USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For El Cerrito, California

Less than $10,000
4.4% (24,494)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (7,051)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.4% (19,298)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (59,751)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.2% (51,586)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.2% (74,596)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (79,792)
$100,000 to $149,999
31.0% (174,800)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (18,185)
$200,000 or more
9.5% (53,442)
Income El Cerrito CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.4% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.2% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.2% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 31.0% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 9.5% 12.2% 7.7%

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