Isla Vista, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Isla Vista, California Info Snack

Population
27,707
Unemployment
14.4%
Poverty
64.3%
Median Home
$466,700
Median Income
$24,545
Median Rent
$1,503

Isla Vista SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
9
Affordability
1
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
10

Isla Vista, CA Cost Of Living

144
Isla Vista's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Isla Vista California National Average
Overall 144 140 100
Services 110 111 100
Groceries 110 118 100
Health 107 113 100
Housing 206 196 100
Transportation 123 128 100
Utilities 146 118 100

Rankings for Isla Vista in California

Map Of Isla Vista, CA

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Population over time in Isla Vista

Year Population % Change
2019 27,707 0.1%
2018 27,690 0.7%
2017 27,484 1.1%
2016 27,179 3.4%
2015 26,275 6.0%
2014 24,792 0.5%
2013 24,657 0.6%
2012 24,502 3.6%
2011 23,640 -0.6%
2010 23,776 -

Race / Ethnicity in Isla Vista

White
47.1% (13,040)
African American
3.3% (901)
American Indian
0.0% (6)
Asian
21.2% (5,876)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (34)
Two Or More
4.3% (1,184)
Hispanic
24.1% (6,666)
Race Isla Vista CA USA
White 47.1% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 3.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 21.2% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.3% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 24.1% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Isla Vista

Female
52.9% (14,652)
Male
47.1% (13,054)
Gender Isla Vista CA USA
Female 52.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Isla Vista for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (831)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,385)
High School / GED
13.0% (3,601)
Some College
13.0% (3,601)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (1,108)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (6,095)
Master's Degree
27.0% (7,480)
Professional Degree
3.0% (831)
Doctorate Degree
10.0% (2,770)
Education Isla Vista CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 27.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 10.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Isla Vista, California

Less than $10,000
24.2% (670,811)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (241,780)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.9% (495,392)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (319,973)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (334,891)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.5% (291,165)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.0% (194,967)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.4% (177,477)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.2% (6,173)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (38,067)
Income Isla Vista CA USA
Less than $10,000 24.2% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.9% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.5% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.0% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.4% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.2% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 12.2% 7.7%

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