South Pasadena, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
25,478
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
6.8%
Median Home
$1,113,100
Median Income
$109,927
Median Rent
$1,830

South Pasadena SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
4

South Pasadena, CA Crime Report

657
Total Crimes
2,596.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
10.70%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
South Pasadena
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 657 2,596.9 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 26 102.8 442.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 17 67.2 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 5 19.8 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 631 2,494.2 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 109 430.8 369.7 314.2
Larceny 430 1,699.7 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 92 363.7 427.6 246.0

South Pasadena, CA Cost Of Living

195
South Pasadena's Overall Cost Of Living
1.9x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense South Pasadena California National Average
Overall 195 140 100
Services 117 112 100
Groceries 115 113 100
Health 112 115 100
Housing 381 198 100
Transportation 136 134 100
Utilities 109 126 100

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Rankings for South Pasadena in California

Map Of South Pasadena, CA

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Population over time in South Pasadena

Year Population % Change
2020 25,478 -1.3%
2019 25,824 -0.6%
2018 25,974 0.1%
2017 25,936 -0.2%
2016 25,999 0.3%
2015 25,914 0.6%
2014 25,747 0.6%
2013 25,603 0.5%
2012 25,465 0.4%
2011 25,376 -

Race / Ethnicity in South Pasadena

White
40.0% (10,198)
African American
4.0% (1,018)
American Indian
0.2% (47)
Asian
31.8% (8,105)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (78)
Two Or More
4.7% (1,194)
Hispanic
19.0% (4,838)
Race South Pasadena CA USA
White 40.0% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 4.0% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 31.8% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.7% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 19.0% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in South Pasadena

Female
50.2% (12,793)
Male
49.8% (12,685)
Gender South Pasadena CA USA
Female 50.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Pasadena for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (509)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (254)
High School / GED
6.0% (1,528)
Some College
13.0% (3,312)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,783)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (8,917)
Master's Degree
22.0% (5,605)
Professional Degree
9.0% (2,293)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (1,273)
Education South Pasadena CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 6.0% 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 9.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For South Pasadena, California

Less than $10,000
3.7% (93,787)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.9% (47,420)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.3% (85,093)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.2% (107,749)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.1% (130,933)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.6% (294,534)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.3% (390,692)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.0% (433,371)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.6% (296,114)
$200,000 or more
26.2% (668,102)
Income South Pasadena CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.7% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.9% 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 5.1% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.6% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.3% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.0% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.6% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 26.2% 13.3% 8.3%

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