Modesto, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
214,485
Unemployment
8.5%
Poverty
12.4%
Median Home
$300,700
Median Income
$62,182
Median Rent
$1,254

Modesto SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
5
Commute
5

Modesto, CA Crime Report

6,943
Total Crimes
3,206.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
36.66%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Modesto
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 6,943 3,206.0 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,603 740.2 442.0 387.8
Murder 16 7.4 5.6 6.5
Robbery 281 129.8 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1,200 554.1 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 5,340 2,465.8 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 706 326.0 369.7 314.2
Larceny 3,533 1,631.4 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 1,101 508.4 427.6 246.0

Modesto, CA Cost Of Living

104
Modesto's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Modesto California National Average
Overall 104 140 100
Services 88 112 100
Groceries 105 113 100
Health 113 115 100
Housing 110 198 100
Transportation 112 134 100
Utilities 128 126 100

Modesto, CA Photos

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Rankings for Modesto in California

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Population over time in Modesto

Year Population % Change
2020 214,485 1.5%
2019 211,336 0.6%
2018 210,166 0.8%
2017 208,512 0.5%
2016 207,482 0.7%
2015 205,984 1.7%
2014 202,629 0.3%
2013 201,986 0.0%
2012 201,886 -0.0%
2011 201,898 -

Race / Ethnicity in Modesto

White
42.5% (91,149)
African American
4.7% (10,034)
American Indian
0.6% (1,240)
Asian
7.5% (15,987)
Hawaiian
1.0% (2,195)
Other
0.1% (298)
Two Or More
2.9% (6,181)
Hispanic
40.7% (87,401)
Race Modesto CA USA
White 42.5% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 4.7% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.6% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 7.5% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 1.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.9% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 40.7% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Modesto

Female
50.9% (109,237)
Male
49.1% (105,248)
Gender Modesto CA USA
Female 50.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Modesto for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (17,158)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (19,303)
High School / GED
29.0% (62,200)
Some College
26.0% (55,766)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (19,303)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (27,883)
Master's Degree
4.0% (8,579)
Professional Degree
2.0% (4,289)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Modesto CA USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Modesto, California

Less than $10,000
4.2% (905,136)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (1,004,366)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.8% (1,677,563)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (1,900,454)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (3,066,182)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (4,092,566)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (2,672,881)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.7% (3,579,827)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.7% (1,443,814)
$200,000 or more
5.2% (1,105,707)
Income Modesto CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.8% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.7% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.7% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.2% 13.3% 8.3%

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