Foster City, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
33,056
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
3.2%
Median Home
$1,399,600
Median Income
$163,322
Median Rent
$3,303

Foster City SnackAbility

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

Foster City, CA Crime Report

523
Total Crimes
1,525.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-34.99%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Foster City
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 523 1,525.2 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 41 119.6 442.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 8 23.3 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 24 70.0 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 482 1,405.6 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 41 119.6 369.7 314.2
Larceny 409 1,192.7 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 32 93.3 427.6 246.0

Foster City, CA Cost Of Living

221
Foster City's Overall Cost Of Living
2.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Foster City California National Average
Overall 221 140 100
Services 117 112 100
Groceries 135 113 100
Health 126 115 100
Housing 442 198 100
Transportation 142 134 100
Utilities 136 126 100

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Rankings for Foster City in California

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Population over time in Foster City

Year Population % Change
2020 33,056 -2.2%
2019 33,784 0.8%
2018 33,529 1.7%
2017 32,967 1.8%
2016 32,377 1.8%
2015 31,809 1.8%
2014 31,259 1.6%
2013 30,754 2.1%
2012 30,133 1.3%
2011 29,746 -

Race / Ethnicity in Foster City

White
33.8% (11,179)
African American
2.5% (813)
American Indian
0.0% (16)
Asian
50.5% (16,701)
Hawaiian
0.1% (30)
Other
0.1% (36)
Two Or More
5.1% (1,676)
Hispanic
7.9% (2,605)
Race Foster City CA USA
White 33.8% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 2.5% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 50.5% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.1% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.9% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Foster City

Female
50.1% (16,565)
Male
49.9% (16,491)
Gender Foster City CA USA
Female 50.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Foster City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (330)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (661)
High School / GED
7.0% (2,313)
Some College
13.0% (4,297)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,983)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (11,569)
Master's Degree
25.0% (8,264)
Professional Degree
4.0% (1,322)
Doctorate Degree
7.0% (2,313)
Education Foster City CA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 7.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 25.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 7.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Foster City, California

Less than $10,000
1.9% (61,289)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (44,819)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.6% (85,319)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.7% (90,719)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.8% (160,109)
$50,000 to $74,999
6.7% (220,049)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.6% (250,289)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.5% (578,338)
$150,000 to $199,999
16.7% (551,068)
$200,000 or more
38.2% (1,263,596)
Income Foster City CA USA
Less than $10,000 1.9% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.6% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.7% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.8% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 6.7% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.6% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.5% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 16.7% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 38.2% 13.3% 8.3%

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