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

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Isla Vista, California Info Snack

Population
15,733
Unemployment
14.8%
Poverty
70.9%
Median Income
$21,018
Median Rent
$1,662

Isla Vista SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
2/10
Housing
1
Affordability
1
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
10

Isla Vista, CA Cost Of Living

143
Isla Vista's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Isla Vista California National Average
Overall 143 140 100
Services 104 112 100
Groceries 102 113 100
Health 110 115 100
Housing 207 198 100
Transportation 129 134 100
Utilities 167 126 100

Rankings for Isla Vista in California

Map Of Isla Vista, CA

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Population over time in Isla Vista

Year Population % Change
2020 15,733 -43.2%
2019 27,690 0.7%
2018 27,484 1.1%
2017 27,179 3.4%
2016 26,275 6.0%
2015 24,792 0.5%
2014 24,657 0.6%
2013 24,502 3.6%
2012 23,640 -0.6%
2011 23,776 -

Race / Ethnicity in Isla Vista

White
52.9% (8,315)
African American
5.2% (813)
American Indian
0.0% (4)
Asian
15.1% (2,381)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (57)
Two Or More
3.2% (499)
Hispanic
23.3% (3,664)
Race Isla Vista CA USA
White 52.9% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 5.2% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 15.1% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.2% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 23.3% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Isla Vista

Female
52.0% (8,182)
Male
48.0% (7,551)
Gender Isla Vista CA USA
Female 52.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
5.0% (786)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (786)
High School / GED
19.0% (2,989)
Some College
26.0% (4,090)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (471)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (3,461)
Master's Degree
12.0% (1,887)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
8.0% (1,258)
Education Isla Vista CA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 8.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Isla Vista, California

Less than $10,000
32.0% (503,618)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (141,094)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (238,644)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (173,835)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.7% (169,110)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.5% (180,924)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.7% (90,124)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.6% (71,897)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.1% (1,350)
$200,000 or more
0.2% (2,700)
Income Isla Vista CA USA
Less than $10,000 32.0% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.7% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.5% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.7% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.6% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.1% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.2% 13.3% 8.3%

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