Living in Discovery Bay, CA

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Discovery Bay SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
1

Discovery Bay, CA Cost Of Living

152
Discovery Bay's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average

Discovery Bay, California Info Snack

Discovery Bay is a census-designated place (CDP) in eastern Contra Costa County, California in the United States, about 60 miles (97 km) from San Francisco. It is located in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area. As of 2010, its population was 13,352, a 48.7 percent gain from 8,981 at the 2000 census.
Population
15,981
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
7.3%
Median Home
$574,700
Median Income
$115,813
Median Rent
$2,456

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Map Of Discovery Bay, CA

Population over time in Discovery Bay

Year Population % Change
2017 15,981 2.9%
2016 15,525 5.1%
2015 14,765 0.8%
2014 14,650 2.3%
2013 14,315 9.9%
2012 13,030 3.2%
2011 12,620 0.9%
2010 12,506 9.3%
2009 11,438 -

Race / Ethnicity in Discovery Bay

White
67.2% (10,745)
African American
5.0% (798)
American Indian
0.0% (5)
Asian
6.0% (959)
Hawaiian
0.3% (51)
Other
0.8% (126)
Two Or More
3.8% (603)
Hispanic
16.9% (2,694)
Race Discovery Bay CA USA
White 67.2% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 5.0% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 6.0% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.8% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.9% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Discovery Bay, California

Less than $10,000
3.2% (51,913)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.7% (11,208)
$15,000 to $24,999
1.7% (26,546)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.3% (84,063)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.4% (85,538)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.5% (152,200)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.3% (243,932)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.3% (389,053)
$150,000 to $199,999
17.2% (274,608)
$200,000 or more
17.5% (279,033)
Income Discovery Bay CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.7% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 1.7% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.3% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.4% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.5% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.3% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.3% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 17.2% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 17.5% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Discovery Bay

Female
52.1% (8,320)
Male
47.9% (7,661)
Gender Discovery Bay CA USA
Female 52.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Discovery Bay for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (319)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (479)
High School / GED
22.0% (3,515)
Some College
31.0% (4,954)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,917)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (3,356)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,278)
Professional Degree
1.0% (159)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Discovery Bay CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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