Santa Monica, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Santa Monica, California Info Snack

Population
91,577
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
9.9%
Median Home
$1,382,700
Median Income
$96,570
Median Rent
$1,802

Santa Monica SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
10
Education
9
Commute
6

Santa Monica, CA Crime Report

4,628
Total Crimes
5,051.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
103.95%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Santa Monica
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,628 5,051.2 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 664 724.7 441.2 366.7
Murder 3 3.3 4.3 5.0
Robbery 247 269.6 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 374 408.2 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 3,964 4,326.5 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 577 629.8 386.1 340.5
Larceny 3,143 3,430.4 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 244 266.3 358.8 219.9

Santa Monica, CA Cost Of Living

219
Santa Monica's Overall Cost Of Living
2.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Santa Monica California National Average
Overall 219 140 100
Services 112 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 463 196 100
Transportation 126 128 100
Utilities 107 118 100

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Rankings for Santa Monica in California

Map Of Santa Monica, CA

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Population over time in Santa Monica

Year Population % Change
2019 91,577 -0.5%
2018 92,078 -0.5%
2017 92,495 0.3%
2016 92,247 0.1%
2015 92,169 0.6%
2014 91,619 1.0%
2013 90,752 0.8%
2012 90,008 1.0%
2011 89,153 0.5%
2010 88,679 -

Race / Ethnicity in Santa Monica

White
64.6% (59,200)
African American
4.4% (3,995)
American Indian
0.1% (86)
Asian
9.8% (9,018)
Hawaiian
0.1% (87)
Other
0.6% (523)
Two Or More
5.0% (4,571)
Hispanic
15.4% (14,097)
Race Santa Monica CA USA
White 64.6% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 4.4% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 9.8% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.0% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.4% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Santa Monica

Female
50.1% (45,887)
Male
49.9% (45,690)
Gender Santa Monica CA USA
Female 50.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Santa Monica for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,747)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (1,831)
High School / GED
8.0% (7,326)
Some College
14.0% (12,820)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (4,578)
Bachelor's Degree
39.0% (35,715)
Master's Degree
17.0% (15,568)
Professional Degree
8.0% (7,326)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (3,663)
Education Santa Monica CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 8.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 39.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 8.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Santa Monica, California

Less than $10,000
6.5% (593,414)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.2% (387,659)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.8% (620,295)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.9% (544,299)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.7% (611,806)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.5% (960,660)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (1,000,679)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.6% (1,517,491)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.5% (1,049,995)
$200,000 or more
20.4% (1,871,397)
Income Santa Monica CA USA
Less than $10,000 6.5% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.2% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.8% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.9% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.7% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.5% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.6% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.5% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 20.4% 12.2% 7.7%

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