Living in Modesto, CA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Modesto, California Info Snack

Population
212,616
Unemployment
8.9%
Poverty
15.2%
Median Home
$283,800
Median Income
$59,287
Median Rent
$1,176

Modesto SnackAbility

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

Modesto, CA Crime Report

8,941
Total Crimes
4,129.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
66.71%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Modesto
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 8,941 4,129.0 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,758 811.9 441.2 366.7
Murder 13 6.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 399 184.3 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1,252 578.2 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 7,183 3,317.1 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 1,149 530.6 386.1 340.5
Larceny 4,849 2,239.3 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 1,185 547.2 358.8 219.9

Modesto, CA Cost Of Living

105
Modesto's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Modesto California National Average
Overall 105 140 100
Services 88 111 100
Groceries 105 118 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 112 196 100
Transportation 111 128 100
Utilities 129 118 100

Modesto, CA Photos

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Population over time in Modesto

Year Population % Change
2019 212,616 0.6%
2018 211,336 0.6%
2017 210,166 0.8%
2016 208,512 0.5%
2015 207,482 0.7%
2014 205,984 1.7%
2013 202,629 0.3%
2012 201,986 0.0%
2011 201,886 -0.0%
2010 201,898 -

Race / Ethnicity in Modesto

White
44.2% (93,871)
African American
4.1% (8,744)
American Indian
0.5% (1,093)
Asian
6.9% (14,623)
Hawaiian
1.0% (2,202)
Other
0.1% (183)
Two Or More
3.0% (6,363)
Hispanic
40.2% (85,537)
Race Modesto CA USA
White 44.2% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 4.1% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 6.9% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 1.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 40.2% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Modesto

Female
50.6% (107,514)
Male
49.4% (105,101)
Gender Modesto CA USA
Female 50.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Modesto for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (14,883)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (19,135)
High School / GED
29.0% (61,658)
Some College
27.0% (57,406)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (17,009)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (27,640)
Master's Degree
4.0% (8,504)
Professional Degree
2.0% (4,252)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (2,126)
Education Modesto CA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Modesto, California

Less than $10,000
4.7% (1,003,820)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (1,003,232)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (1,868,899)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (1,957,964)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (3,109,051)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (3,995,588)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (2,715,460)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.2% (3,447,088)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.9% (1,260,728)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (899,764)
Income Modesto CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.2% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.9% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 12.2% 7.7%

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