Living in Atherton, CA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Atherton SnackAbility

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

Atherton, CA Crime Report

112
Total Crimes
1,537.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-40.14%
Below National Average

Atherton, CA Cost Of Living

347
Atherton's Overall Cost Of Living
3.5x
Higher Than The National Average

Atherton, California Info Snack

Atherton is an incorporated town in San Mateo County, California, United States. Its population was 7,159 as of 2013. Atherton is ranked to be the wealthiest city in the United States, and is regularly ranked among the most expensive zip codes in the country.
Population
7,185
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
3.4%
Median Home
$2,000,001
Median Income
$250,001
Median Rent
$3,501

Atherton, CA Photos

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Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Atherton in California

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Map Of Atherton, CA

Population over time in Atherton

Year Population % Change
2017 7,185 0.0%
2016 7,182 0.8%
2015 7,127 0.6%
2014 7,081 0.7%
2013 7,034 0.6%
2012 6,993 0.3%
2011 6,972 1.3%
2010 6,883 0.7%
2009 6,837 -
Crime/100k Atherton CA USA
Violent Crime 68.6 447.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 27.5 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 0.0 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 1468.8 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 425.5 416.2 376.0
Larceny 1002.1 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 41.2 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Atherton

White
70.0% (5,029)
African American
0.9% (62)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
20.5% (1,471)
Hawaiian
0.1% (8)
Other
0.3% (22)
Two Or More
3.4% (245)
Hispanic
4.8% (348)
Race Atherton CA USA
White 70.0% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 0.9% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 20.5% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.8% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Atherton, California

Less than $10,000
1.8% (12,940)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (8,411)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.6% (33,320)
$25,000 to $34,999
0.7% (4,852)
$35,000 to $49,999
4.0% (28,791)
$50,000 to $74,999
3.2% (22,968)
$75,000 to $99,999
2.4% (17,469)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.3% (66,641)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.5% (53,701)
$200,000 or more
65.3% (469,402)
Income Atherton CA USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.6% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 0.7% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 4.0% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 3.2% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 2.4% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.3% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.5% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 65.3% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Atherton

Female
49.9% (3,584)
Male
50.1% (3,601)
Gender Atherton CA USA
Female 49.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Atherton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (71)
High School / GED
5.0% (359)
Some College
10.0% (718)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (287)
Bachelor's Degree
34.0% (2,442)
Master's Degree
27.0% (1,939)
Professional Degree
13.0% (934)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (431)
Education Atherton CA USA
< 9th Grade -0.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 5.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 10.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 27.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 13.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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