Los Altos, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
30,504
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
2.8%
Median Home
$2,000,001
Median Income
$235,278
Median Rent
$3,188

Los Altos SnackAbility

10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
10
Commute
8

Los Altos, CA Crime Report

331
Total Crimes
1,077.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-56.49%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Los Altos
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 331 1,077.6 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 21 68.4 441.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 4 13.0 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 14 45.6 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 310 1,009.2 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 107 348.4 386.1 340.5
Larceny 181 589.3 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 22 71.6 358.8 219.9

Los Altos, CA Cost Of Living

342
Los Altos's Overall Cost Of Living
3.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Los Altos California National Average
Overall 342 140 100
Services 130 111 100
Groceries 126 118 100
Health 127 113 100
Housing 841 196 100
Transportation 137 128 100
Utilities 121 118 100

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Rankings for Los Altos in California

Map Of Los Altos, CA

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Population over time in Los Altos

Year Population % Change
2019 30,504 -0.3%
2018 30,588 0.2%
2017 30,527 1.0%
2016 30,238 0.5%
2015 30,075 1.1%
2014 29,762 1.3%
2013 29,389 0.9%
2012 29,129 1.3%
2011 28,752 1.2%
2010 28,409 -

Race / Ethnicity in Los Altos

White
58.1% (17,735)
African American
0.5% (145)
American Indian
0.1% (24)
Asian
31.4% (9,586)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (100)
Two Or More
5.1% (1,567)
Hispanic
4.4% (1,347)
Race Los Altos CA USA
White 58.1% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 0.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 31.4% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.1% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.4% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Los Altos

Female
51.8% (15,811)
Male
48.2% (14,692)
Gender Los Altos CA USA
Female 51.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Los Altos for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (610)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (305)
High School / GED
3.0% (915)
Some College
7.0% (2,135)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (1,220)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (9,761)
Master's Degree
33.0% (10,066)
Professional Degree
9.0% (2,745)
Doctorate Degree
9.0% (2,745)
Education Los Altos CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 3.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 7.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 33.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 9.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 9.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Los Altos, California

Less than $10,000
2.4% (73,883)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.6% (18,041)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.0% (62,428)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.5% (77,605)
$35,000 to $49,999
2.7% (81,328)
$50,000 to $74,999
4.4% (132,875)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.4% (164,662)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.0% (366,838)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.4% (315,864)
$200,000 or more
57.6% (1,756,872)
Income Los Altos CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.4% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.6% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.5% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 2.7% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 4.4% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.4% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.0% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.4% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 57.6% 12.2% 7.7%

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