Eureka, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
26,938
Unemployment
9.3%
Poverty
19.8%
Median Home
$295,500
Median Income
$43,199
Median Rent
$951

Eureka SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Eureka, CA Crime Report

1,223
Total Crimes
4,588.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
95.57%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Eureka
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,223 4,588.1 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 182 682.8 442.0 387.8
Murder 2 7.5 5.6 6.5
Robbery 63 236.3 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 94 352.6 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 1,041 3,905.3 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 181 679.0 369.7 314.2
Larceny 690 2,588.5 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 170 637.8 427.6 246.0

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 115 112 100
Groceries 107 113 100
Health 120 115 100
Housing 117 198 100
Transportation 132 134 100
Utilities 109 126 100

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
2020 26,938 -0.3%
2019 27,020 -0.0%
2018 27,024 0.1%
2017 27,002 0.1%
2016 26,985 -0.2%
2015 27,039 0.0%
2014 27,037 0.0%
2013 27,037 0.0%
2012 27,027 0.3%
2011 26,954 -

Race / Ethnicity in Eureka

White
65.6% (17,679)
African American
2.3% (619)
American Indian
1.5% (417)
Asian
6.1% (1,655)
Hawaiian
0.2% (61)
Other
0.4% (103)
Two Or More
8.1% (2,192)
Hispanic
15.6% (4,212)
Race Eureka CA USA
White 65.6% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 2.3% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 1.5% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 6.1% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 8.1% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 15.6% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Eureka

Female
50.8% (13,680)
Male
49.2% (13,257)
Gender Eureka CA USA
Female 50.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Eureka for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,346)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,885)
High School / GED
23.0% (6,195)
Some College
26.0% (7,003)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,693)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (5,387)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,616)
Professional Degree
2.0% (538)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (269)
Education Eureka CA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Eureka, California

Less than $10,000
5.1% (136,899)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.9% (238,733)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (376,834)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.7% (369,388)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (379,476)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (478,908)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (276,200)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.7% (235,131)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (114,803)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (87,423)
Income Eureka CA USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.9% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.7% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.7% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 13.3% 8.3%

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