Living in Poway, CA

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

Poway, California Info Snack

Population
49,701
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
6.0%
Median Home
$686,400
Median Income
$107,902
Median Rent
$1,627

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
6

Poway, CA Crime Report

541
Total Crimes
1,083.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-56.25%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Poway
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 541 1,083.6 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 51 102.1 441.2 366.7
Murder 2 4.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 12 24.0 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 35 70.1 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 490 981.4 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 91 182.3 386.1 340.5
Larceny 354 709.0 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 45 90.1 358.8 219.9

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 108 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 110 113 100
Housing 268 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 119 118 100

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Map Of Poway, CA

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Population over time in Poway

Year Population % Change
2019 49,701 -0.3%
2018 49,842 -0.1%
2017 49,874 0.4%
2016 49,675 0.4%
2015 49,484 0.9%
2014 49,040 1.0%
2013 48,547 0.9%
2012 48,113 0.7%
2011 47,762 0.6%
2010 47,481 -

Race / Ethnicity in Poway

White
64.6% (32,112)
African American
1.5% (726)
American Indian
0.1% (36)
Asian
11.6% (5,741)
Hawaiian
0.1% (74)
Other
0.3% (137)
Two Or More
4.5% (2,229)
Hispanic
17.4% (8,646)
Race Poway CA USA
White 64.6% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 1.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 11.6% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.5% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.4% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Poway

Female
51.2% (25,447)
Male
48.8% (24,254)
Gender Poway CA USA
Female 51.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Poway for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (2,982)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,988)
High School / GED
14.0% (6,958)
Some College
20.0% (9,940)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (4,473)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (14,910)
Master's Degree
12.0% (5,964)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,491)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (994)
Education Poway CA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Poway, California

Less than $10,000
2.8% (137,452)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (96,933)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.0% (248,411)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.2% (207,269)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.7% (381,500)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.4% (664,820)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (588,146)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.5% (969,334)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.0% (646,430)
$200,000 or more
20.7% (1,029,801)
Income Poway CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.2% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.7% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.4% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.5% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.0% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 20.7% 12.2% 7.7%

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