Downey SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
5

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Rankings for Downey in California

Downey Jobs

Downey Info Snack

Downey is a city located in southeast Los Angeles County, California, United States, 13 mi (21 km) southeast of downtown Los Angeles. It is considered part of the Gateway Cities. The city is the birthplace of the Apollo space program, and is the hometown of Richard and Karen Carpenter. It is also the home of the oldest still operational McDonald's restaurant in the world. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 111,772.
Population
113,223
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
11.0%
Median Home
$449,900
Median Income
$65,332
Median Rent
$1,276

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Map Of Downey, CA

Population over time in Downey

Year Population % Change
2016 113,223 -0.2%
2015 113,407 0.3%
2014 113,082 0.7%
2013 112,334 0.5%
2012 111,807 0.4%
2011 111,329 0.4%
2010 110,921 -

Crime in Downey Per 100k

Crime Downey CA USA
Violent Crime 325.2 445.3 386.3
Murder 0.9 4.9 5.3
Robbery 163.9 139.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 141.2 265.9 248.5
Property Crime 2938.9 2553.0 2450.7
Burglary 459.4 479.8 468.9
Larceny 1811.6 1623.0 1745.0
Car Theft 667.8 450.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Downey

White
14.7% (16,614)
African American
3.6% (4,039)
American Indian
0.1% (78)
Asian
6.8% (7,704)
Hawaiian
0.2% (202)
Other
0.2% (226)
Two Or More
0.8% (912)
Hispanic
73.7% (83,448)
Race Downey CA USA
White 14.7% 38.4% 60.6%
African American 3.6% 5.6% 10.4%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 6.8% 13.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.8% 2.9% 2.5%
Hispanic 73.7% 38.6% 17.3%

Household Income For Downey, California

Less than $10,000
4.4% (4,981)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.6% (4,076)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.0% (7,925)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (10,642)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (15,058)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.1% (23,890)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.0% (18,115)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.9% (16,870)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (6,000)
$200,000 or more
5.1% (5,774)
Income Downey CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 5.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.6% 4.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.0% 9.1% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 8.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 11.8% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.1% 16.5% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.0% 12.1% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.9% 15.2% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 7.3% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 5.1% 8.7% 5.7%

Gender in Downey

Female
51.6% (58,414)
Male
48.4% (54,808)
Gender Downey CA USA
Female 51.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Downey for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.0% (13,573)
9-12th Grade
11.3% (12,752)
High School / GED
24.3% (27,458)
Some College
22.4% (25,307)
Associate's Degree
8.3% (9,343)
Bachelor's Degree
15.5% (17,493)
Master's Degree
5.2% (5,832)
Professional Degree
0.8% (868)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (593)
Education Downey CA USA
< 9th Grade 12.0% 9.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 11.3% 8.0% 7.4%
High School / GED 24.3% 20.6% 27.5%
Some College 22.4% 21.7% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.3% 7.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 15.5% 20.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 5.2% 8.0% 8.2%
Professional Degree 0.8% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.6% 1.3%

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