Living in Los Altos, CA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Los Altos SnackAbility

10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
9.5
Education
10
Commute
7

Los Altos, CA Crime Report

297
Total Crimes
958.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-62.68%
Below National Average

Los Altos, CA Cost Of Living

342
Los Altos's Overall Cost Of Living
3.4x
Higher Than The National Average

Los Altos, California Info Snack

Los Altos /ls æltos/ ( listen) is a city in Santa Clara County, California, in northern Silicon Valley, in the San Francisco Bay Area. The population was 28,976 according to the 2010 census.
Population
30,588
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
3.4%
Median Home
$2,000,001
Median Income
$215,339
Median Rent
$3,169

Los Altos, CA Photos

Rankings for Los Altos in California

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Map Of Los Altos, CA

Population over time in Los Altos

Year Population % Change
2017 30,588 0.2%
2016 30,527 1.0%
2015 30,238 0.5%
2014 30,075 1.1%
2013 29,762 1.3%
2012 29,389 0.9%
2011 29,129 1.3%
2010 28,752 1.2%
2009 28,409 -
Crime/100k Los Altos CA USA
Violent Crime 42.0 447.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 9.7 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 19.4 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 916.5 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 258.2 416.2 376.0
Larceny 606.7 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 51.6 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Los Altos

White
60.5% (18,497)
African American
0.4% (111)
American Indian
0.2% (53)
Asian
29.4% (8,995)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (82)
Two Or More
5.0% (1,533)
Hispanic
4.3% (1,317)
Race Los Altos CA USA
White 60.5% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 0.4% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 29.4% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.0% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.3% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Los Altos, California

Less than $10,000
2.2% (67,042)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.1% (32,365)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.1% (62,707)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.8% (86,981)
$35,000 to $49,999
3.1% (95,361)
$50,000 to $74,999
5.8% (175,985)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.3% (192,168)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.1% (401,964)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.6% (325,674)
$200,000 or more
52.9% (1,618,548)
Income Los Altos CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.1% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.8% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 3.1% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 5.8% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.3% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.1% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.6% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 52.9% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Los Altos

Female
51.9% (15,871)
Male
48.1% (14,716)
Gender Los Altos CA USA
Female 51.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Los Altos for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (305)
High School / GED
4.0% (1,223)
Some College
8.0% (2,447)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (1,223)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (9,788)
Master's Degree
33.0% (10,094)
Professional Degree
9.0% (2,752)
Doctorate Degree
9.0% (2,752)
Education Los Altos CA USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 4.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 8.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 33.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 9.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 9.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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