Walnut Creek, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
69,567
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
5.3%
Median Home
$793,100
Median Income
$105,948
Median Rent
$2,095

Walnut Creek SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
10
Commute
3

Walnut Creek, CA Crime Report

2,616
Total Crimes
3,708.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
49.72%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Walnut Creek
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,616 3,708.2 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 120 170.1 441.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 40 56.7 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 74 104.9 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 2,496 3,538.1 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 307 435.2 386.1 340.5
Larceny 2,034 2,883.2 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 155 219.7 358.8 219.9

Walnut Creek, CA Cost Of Living

180
Walnut Creek's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Walnut Creek California National Average
Overall 180 140 100
Services 130 111 100
Groceries 126 118 100
Health 127 113 100
Housing 300 196 100
Transportation 137 128 100
Utilities 121 118 100

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Rankings for Walnut Creek in California

Map Of Walnut Creek, CA

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Population over time in Walnut Creek

Year Population % Change
2019 69,567 0.8%
2018 69,007 0.7%
2017 68,516 1.4%
2016 67,568 1.2%
2015 66,799 1.3%
2014 65,923 1.2%
2013 65,122 0.9%
2012 64,515 0.5%
2011 64,168 0.6%
2010 63,808 -

Race / Ethnicity in Walnut Creek

White
68.3% (47,532)
African American
1.8% (1,280)
American Indian
0.1% (61)
Asian
15.2% (10,580)
Hawaiian
0.5% (333)
Other
0.2% (111)
Two Or More
4.8% (3,326)
Hispanic
9.1% (6,344)
Race Walnut Creek CA USA
White 68.3% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 1.8% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 15.2% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.8% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.1% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Walnut Creek

Female
53.7% (37,357)
Male
46.3% (32,210)
Gender Walnut Creek CA USA
Female 53.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Walnut Creek for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (695)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (695)
High School / GED
8.0% (5,565)
Some College
16.0% (11,130)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (4,869)
Bachelor's Degree
36.0% (25,044)
Master's Degree
20.0% (13,913)
Professional Degree
7.0% (4,869)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (2,782)
Education Walnut Creek CA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 8.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 20.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Walnut Creek, California

Less than $10,000
3.2% (221,178)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (168,653)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.9% (338,859)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.1% (356,589)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.7% (533,221)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.4% (863,215)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (798,724)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.5% (1,284,740)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.4% (790,745)
$200,000 or more
23.0% (1,600,772)
Income Walnut Creek CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.9% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.1% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.7% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.4% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.5% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.4% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 23.0% 12.2% 7.7%

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