Pleasanton, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
79,975
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
5.2%
Median Home
$1,056,100
Median Income
$160,689
Median Rent
$2,570

Pleasanton SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
3

Pleasanton, CA Crime Report

1,282
Total Crimes
1,541.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-34.29%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pleasanton
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,282 1,541.5 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 94 113.0 442.0 387.8
Murder 1 1.2 5.6 6.5
Robbery 40 48.1 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 42 50.5 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 1,188 1,428.5 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 161 193.6 369.7 314.2
Larceny 937 1,126.7 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 90 108.2 427.6 246.0

Pleasanton, CA Cost Of Living

203
Pleasanton's Overall Cost Of Living
2.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Pleasanton California National Average
Overall 203 140 100
Services 120 112 100
Groceries 131 113 100
Health 124 115 100
Housing 377 198 100
Transportation 142 134 100
Utilities 136 126 100

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Rankings for Pleasanton in California

Map Of Pleasanton, CA

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Population over time in Pleasanton

Year Population % Change
2020 79,975 -1.1%
2019 80,847 1.9%
2018 79,341 3.0%
2017 77,046 2.7%
2016 75,009 2.5%
2015 73,164 2.3%
2014 71,488 1.6%
2013 70,329 1.6%
2012 69,220 1.5%
2011 68,204 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pleasanton

White
46.2% (36,946)
African American
1.4% (1,120)
American Indian
0.3% (274)
Asian
37.3% (29,863)
Hawaiian
0.1% (110)
Other
0.2% (197)
Two Or More
3.9% (3,154)
Hispanic
10.4% (8,311)
Race Pleasanton CA USA
White 46.2% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 1.4% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 37.3% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.9% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 10.4% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Pleasanton

Female
50.6% (40,463)
Male
49.4% (39,512)
Gender Pleasanton CA USA
Female 50.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pleasanton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,599)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (1,599)
High School / GED
10.0% (7,997)
Some College
13.0% (10,396)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (5,598)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (27,991)
Master's Degree
22.0% (17,594)
Professional Degree
4.0% (3,199)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (3,998)
Education Pleasanton CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 10.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 22.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pleasanton, California

Less than $10,000
2.1% (165,326)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (213,630)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.3% (264,235)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.1% (245,546)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.1% (329,790)
$50,000 to $74,999
7.0% (563,548)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (694,372)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.5% (1,241,531)
$150,000 to $199,999
15.8% (1,259,933)
$200,000 or more
37.8% (3,019,584)
Income Pleasanton CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.1% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.3% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.1% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.1% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 7.0% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.5% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 15.8% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 37.8% 13.3% 8.3%

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