El Cerrito SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
3

El Cerrito, California Info Snack

El Cerrito is a city in Contra Costa County, California, United States, and forms part of the San Francisco Bay Area. It has a population of 23,549 according to the 2010 census. El Cerrito was founded by refugees from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. It was incorporated in 1917 as a village with 1500 residents. As of the census in 2000, there were 23,171 people, 10,208 households and 5971 families in the city. The top 20 employers in the city, according to the 2013 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, include such entities as the West Contra Costa Unified School District, City of El Cerrito, Lucky Stores, Pastime ACE Hardware, and Honda of El Cerrito.
Population
5,471
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
13.2%
Median Home
$446,300
Median Income
$74,667
Median Rent
$1,360

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Population over time in El Cerrito

Year Population % Change
2017 5,471 -0.7%
2016 5,508 -3.4%
2015 5,699 2.1%
2014 5,581 0.5%
2013 5,551 4.1%
2012 5,330 -0.5%
2011 5,357 5.9%
2010 5,059 -1.9%
2009 5,157 -
Crime/100k El Cerrito CA USA
Violent Crime 663.0 447.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 391.6 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 259.8 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 5094.4 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 647.5 416.2 376.0
Larceny 4051.5 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 395.5 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in El Cerrito

White
38.1% (2,087)
African American
1.4% (79)
American Indian
0.6% (32)
Asian
3.7% (203)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (15)
Two Or More
2.4% (132)
Hispanic
53.4% (2,923)
Race El Cerrito CA USA
White 38.1% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 1.4% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.7% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 53.4% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For El Cerrito, California

Less than $10,000
5.4% (29,522)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (7,847)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.8% (20,553)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (72,498)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (66,518)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (78,103)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (77,730)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.4% (127,806)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (22,795)
$200,000 or more
8.0% (43,723)
Income El Cerrito CA USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 506.4% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 442.4% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.8% 799.0% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 789.2% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 1091.8% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 1593.0% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 1226.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.4% 1621.4% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 834.9% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 8.0% 1096.0% 697.9%

Gender in El Cerrito

Female
51.1% (2,796)
Male
48.9% (2,675)
Gender El Cerrito CA USA
Female 51.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in El Cerrito for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (601)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (711)
High School / GED
23.0% (1,258)
Some College
23.0% (1,258)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (328)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (930)
Master's Degree
6.0% (328)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (54)
Education El Cerrito CA USA
< 9th Grade 11.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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