Eureka, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
26,966
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
20.0%
Median Home
$281,400
Median Income
$42,890
Median Rent
$916

Eureka SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
10

Eureka, CA Crime Report

1,545
Total Crimes
5,728.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
131.27%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Eureka
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,545 5,728.0 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 195 722.9 441.2 366.7
Murder 3 11.1 4.3 5.0
Robbery 63 233.6 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 100 370.7 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,350 5,005.0 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 187 693.3 386.1 340.5
Larceny 977 3,622.1 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 186 689.6 358.8 219.9

Eureka, CA Cost Of Living

115
Eureka's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Eureka California National Average
Overall 115 140 100
Services 107 111 100
Groceries 121 118 100
Health 117 113 100
Housing 118 196 100
Transportation 134 128 100
Utilities 102 118 100

Eureka, CA Photos

Eureka Theatre
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Highway Behind Woodley Island Marina
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Rankings for Eureka in California

Map Of Eureka, CA

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4

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Population over time in Eureka

Year Population % Change
2019 26,966 -0.2%
2018 27,020 -0.0%
2017 27,024 0.1%
2016 27,002 0.1%
2015 26,985 -0.2%
2014 27,039 0.0%
2013 27,037 0.0%
2012 27,037 0.0%
2011 27,027 0.3%
2010 26,954 -

Race / Ethnicity in Eureka

White
69.8% (18,813)
African American
2.0% (549)
American Indian
2.1% (554)
Asian
6.6% (1,779)
Hawaiian
0.1% (35)
Other
0.0% (9)
Two Or More
5.5% (1,496)
Hispanic
13.8% (3,731)
Race Eureka CA USA
White 69.8% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 2.0% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 2.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 6.6% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.5% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.8% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Eureka

Female
49.7% (13,410)
Male
50.3% (13,555)
Gender Eureka CA USA
Female 49.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Eureka for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (808)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (2,157)
High School / GED
22.0% (5,932)
Some College
28.0% (7,550)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (2,966)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (5,123)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,617)
Professional Degree
2.0% (539)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (269)
Education Eureka CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Eureka, California

Less than $10,000
5.8% (155,671)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.2% (247,447)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (350,841)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (352,467)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (439,132)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (469,105)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (274,167)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (236,062)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (73,188)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (98,514)
Income Eureka CA USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.2% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 12.2% 7.7%

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