Poway, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
49,780
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
4.8%
Median Home
$716,300
Median Income
$115,332
Median Rent
$1,630

Poway SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Poway, CA Crime Report

419
Total Crimes
846.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-63.90%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Poway
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 419 846.8 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 53 107.1 442.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 16 32.3 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 33 66.7 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 366 739.7 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 84 169.8 369.7 314.2
Larceny 245 495.2 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 37 74.8 427.6 246.0

Poway, CA Cost Of Living

160
Poway's Overall Cost Of Living
1.6x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Poway California National Average
Overall 160 140 100
Services 112 112 100
Groceries 115 113 100
Health 108 115 100
Housing 266 198 100
Transportation 135 134 100
Utilities 124 126 100

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Rankings for Poway in California

Map Of Poway, CA

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Population over time in Poway

Year Population % Change
2020 49,780 -0.1%
2019 49,842 -0.1%
2018 49,874 0.4%
2017 49,675 0.4%
2016 49,484 0.9%
2015 49,040 1.0%
2014 48,547 0.9%
2013 48,113 0.7%
2012 47,762 0.6%
2011 47,481 -

Race / Ethnicity in Poway

White
63.8% (31,748)
African American
1.8% (891)
American Indian
0.1% (43)
Asian
12.2% (6,051)
Hawaiian
0.6% (314)
Other
0.3% (150)
Two Or More
5.0% (2,503)
Hispanic
16.2% (8,080)
Race Poway CA USA
White 63.8% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 1.8% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 12.2% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.0% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 16.2% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Poway

Female
50.0% (24,872)
Male
50.0% (24,908)
Gender Poway CA USA
Female 50.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Poway for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,489)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,991)
High School / GED
12.0% (5,973)
Some College
20.0% (9,956)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,480)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (14,934)
Master's Degree
15.0% (7,467)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,493)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (995)
Education Poway CA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 12.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Poway, California

Less than $10,000
2.0% (98,534)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (89,209)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.3% (166,606)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.2% (209,812)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.2% (358,080)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (709,943)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (510,699)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.4% (965,759)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.9% (693,469)
$200,000 or more
23.6% (1,175,883)
Income Poway CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.0% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.3% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.2% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.2% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.4% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.9% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 23.6% 13.3% 8.3%

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