Living in Vista, CA

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

Vista, California Info Snack

Population
100,686
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
12.4%
Median Home
$480,900
Median Income
$72,125
Median Rent
$1,669

Vista SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
6

Vista, CA Crime Report

1,792
Total Crimes
1,753.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-29.22%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Vista
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,792 1,753.0 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 354 346.3 441.2 366.7
Murder 2 2.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 93 91.0 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 221 216.2 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 1,438 1,406.7 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 251 245.5 386.1 340.5
Larceny 945 924.4 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 242 236.7 358.8 219.9

Vista, CA Cost Of Living

137
Vista's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Vista California National Average
Overall 137 140 100
Services 108 111 100
Groceries 116 118 100
Health 110 113 100
Housing 191 196 100
Transportation 130 128 100
Utilities 119 118 100

Vista, CA Photos

Rancho Guajome
Source: Public Domain
Brengle Terrace Park
Source: Public Domain
Vistacourthouse
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Vista in California

Map Of Vista, CA

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Population over time in Vista

Year Population % Change
2019 100,686 0.6%
2018 100,108 0.6%
2017 99,496 0.9%
2016 98,560 1.0%
2015 97,564 1.4%
2014 96,181 1.2%
2013 95,066 1.0%
2012 94,145 0.9%
2011 93,293 0.9%
2010 92,478 -

Race / Ethnicity in Vista

White
39.6% (39,827)
African American
2.9% (2,948)
American Indian
0.3% (334)
Asian
3.9% (3,914)
Hawaiian
0.4% (407)
Other
0.1% (129)
Two Or More
1.8% (1,835)
Hispanic
50.9% (51,292)
Race Vista CA USA
White 39.6% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 2.9% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.9% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 50.9% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Vista

Female
48.7% (49,077)
Male
51.3% (51,609)
Gender Vista CA USA
Female 48.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 51.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Vista for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (13,089)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (8,054)
High School / GED
24.0% (24,164)
Some College
23.0% (23,157)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (8,054)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (16,109)
Master's Degree
5.0% (5,034)
Professional Degree
2.0% (2,013)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (1,006)
Education Vista CA USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Vista, California

Less than $10,000
3.5% (347,434)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (206,925)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.4% (645,474)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (792,992)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.9% (1,095,704)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.7% (2,081,604)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.2% (1,528,245)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.5% (1,865,668)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.1% (915,478)
$200,000 or more
5.9% (589,070)
Income Vista CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.4% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.9% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.7% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.2% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.5% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.1% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.9% 12.2% 7.7%

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