Menlo Park, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Menlo Park, California Info Snack

Population
35,211
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
5.6%
Median Home
$2,000,001
Median Income
$167,567
Median Rent
$2,531

Menlo Park SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
6

Menlo Park, CA Crime Report

833
Total Crimes
2,379.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
1.44%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Menlo Park
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 833 2,379.9 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 52 148.6 442.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 25 71.4 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 21 60.0 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 781 2,231.3 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 127 362.8 369.7 314.2
Larceny 595 1,699.9 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 59 168.6 427.6 246.0

Menlo Park, CA Cost Of Living

289
Menlo Park's Overall Cost Of Living
2.9x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Menlo Park California National Average
Overall 289 140 100
Services 120 112 100
Groceries 131 113 100
Health 126 115 100
Housing 661 198 100
Transportation 142 134 100
Utilities 137 126 100

Menlo Park, CA Photos

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Rankings for Menlo Park in California

Map Of Menlo Park, CA

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Population over time in Menlo Park

Year Population % Change
2020 35,211 4.0%
2019 33,869 0.6%
2018 33,661 1.0%
2017 33,319 0.8%
2016 33,064 0.8%
2015 32,792 1.1%
2014 32,450 1.0%
2013 32,122 1.4%
2012 31,669 1.1%
2011 31,318 -

Race / Ethnicity in Menlo Park

White
57.4% (20,215)
African American
4.0% (1,405)
American Indian
0.6% (202)
Asian
15.1% (5,322)
Hawaiian
2.2% (789)
Other
0.3% (107)
Two Or More
4.5% (1,601)
Hispanic
15.8% (5,570)
Race Menlo Park CA USA
White 57.4% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 4.0% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.6% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 15.1% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 2.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.5% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 15.8% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Menlo Park

Female
51.1% (17,995)
Male
48.9% (17,216)
Gender Menlo Park CA USA
Female 51.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Menlo Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,056)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (704)
High School / GED
9.0% (3,168)
Some College
11.0% (3,873)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,760)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (9,859)
Master's Degree
24.0% (8,450)
Professional Degree
8.0% (2,816)
Doctorate Degree
10.0% (3,521)
Education Menlo Park CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 9.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 24.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 8.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 10.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Menlo Park, California

Less than $10,000
3.1% (110,486)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (91,686)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.2% (112,221)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.2% (112,221)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.0% (177,298)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.5% (333,483)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.1% (213,741)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.3% (468,265)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.3% (399,138)
$200,000 or more
42.7% (1,502,555)
Income Menlo Park CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.1% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.2% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.2% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.0% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.5% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.1% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.3% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.3% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 42.7% 13.3% 8.3%

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