Berkeley SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
9.5
Commute
5

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Berkeley Info Snack

Berkeley (/brkli/ BURK-lee) is a city on the east shore of San Francisco Bay in northern Alameda County, California. It is named after the 18th-century Anglo-Irish bishop and philosopher George Berkeley. It borders the cities of Oakland and Emeryville to the south and the city of Albany and the unincorporated community of Kensington to the north. Its eastern border with Contra Costa County generally follows the ridge of the Berkeley Hills. The 2010 census recorded a population of 112,580.
Population
118,585
Unemployment
7.3%
Poverty
19.9%
Median Home
$795,200
Median Income
$70,393
Median Rent
$1,434

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3

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4

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Population 5,602

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9

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Population 66,587

10

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Population 78,827

Map Of Berkeley, CA

Population over time in Berkeley

Year Population % Change
2016 118,585 1.0%
2015 117,384 1.5%
2014 115,688 1.4%
2013 114,037 1.2%
2012 112,662 1.5%
2011 111,008 1.5%
2010 109,408 -

Crime in Berkeley Per 100k

Crime Berkeley CA USA
Violent Crime 490.8 445.3 386.3
Murder 1.6 4.9 5.3
Robbery 294.3 139.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 150.8 265.9 248.5
Property Crime 4419.0 2553.0 2450.7
Burglary 656.3 479.8 468.9
Larceny 3232.7 1623.0 1745.0
Car Theft 530.0 450.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Berkeley

White
55.5% (65,771)
African American
8.2% (9,737)
American Indian
0.3% (335)
Asian
19.1% (22,647)
Hawaiian
0.3% (356)
Other
0.3% (415)
Two Or More
5.2% (6,137)
Hispanic
11.1% (13,187)
Race Berkeley CA USA
White 55.5% 38.4% 60.6%
African American 8.2% 5.6% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 19.1% 13.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 5.2% 2.9% 2.5%
Hispanic 11.1% 38.6% 17.3%

Household Income For Berkeley, California

Less than $10,000
10.5% (12,451)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (7,352)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (8,656)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.9% (6,996)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.7% (10,316)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (16,008)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.2% (10,909)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.8% (18,736)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.7% (10,316)
$200,000 or more
14.2% (16,839)
Income Berkeley CA USA
Less than $10,000 10.5% 5.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 4.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 9.1% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.9% 8.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.7% 11.8% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 16.5% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.2% 12.1% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.8% 15.2% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.7% 7.3% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 14.2% 8.7% 5.7%

Gender in Berkeley

Female
51.5% (61,121)
Male
48.5% (57,463)
Gender Berkeley CA USA
Female 51.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Berkeley for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.2% (2,638)
9-12th Grade
1.9% (2,225)
High School / GED
7.0% (8,279)
Some College
12.8% (15,147)
Associate's Degree
4.3% (5,106)
Bachelor's Degree
33.3% (39,515)
Master's Degree
22.9% (27,176)
Professional Degree
6.6% (7,827)
Doctorate Degree
9.0% (10,667)
Education Berkeley CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.2% 9.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 1.9% 8.0% 7.4%
High School / GED 7.0% 20.6% 27.5%
Some College 12.8% 21.7% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.3% 7.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 33.3% 20.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 22.9% 8.0% 8.2%
Professional Degree 6.6% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 9.0% 1.6% 1.3%

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