Living in Menlo Park, CA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Menlo Park SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
6

Menlo Park, CA Crime Report

649
Total Crimes
1,870.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-27.17%
Below National Average

Menlo Park, CA Cost Of Living

288
Menlo Park's Overall Cost Of Living
2.9x
Higher Than The National Average

Menlo Park, California Info Snack

Menlo Park is a city at the eastern edge of San Mateo County, in the San Francisco Bay Area of California, in the United States. It is bordered by San Francisco Bay on the north and east; East Palo Alto, Palo Alto, and Stanford to the south; Atherton, North Fair Oaks, and Redwood City to the west. Menlo Park is one of the most educated cities in the state of California and the United States, with nearly 70% of its residents over the age of 25 having earned a degree. Menlo Park had 32,026 inhabitants according to the 2010 United States Census.
Population
33,869
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
8.4%
Median Home
$2,000,001
Median Income
$147,824
Median Rent
$2,254

Menlo Park, CA Photos

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Rankings for Menlo Park in California

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Map Of Menlo Park, CA

Population over time in Menlo Park

Year Population % Change
2017 33,869 0.6%
2016 33,661 1.0%
2015 33,319 0.8%
2014 33,064 0.8%
2013 32,792 1.1%
2012 32,450 1.0%
2011 32,122 1.4%
2010 31,669 1.1%
2009 31,318 -
Crime/100k Menlo Park CA USA
Violent Crime 123.9 447.4 368.9
Murder 2.9 4.4 5.0
Robbery 25.9 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 69.2 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 1746.7 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 317.1 416.2 376.0
Larceny 1354.7 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 74.9 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Menlo Park

White
59.8% (20,238)
African American
4.3% (1,441)
American Indian
0.6% (200)
Asian
13.4% (4,545)
Hawaiian
1.2% (419)
Other
0.5% (169)
Two Or More
4.6% (1,556)
Hispanic
15.7% (5,301)
Race Menlo Park CA USA
White 59.8% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 4.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 13.4% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 1.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.6% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.7% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Menlo Park, California

Less than $10,000
3.6% (120,595)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.0% (101,300)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.8% (129,392)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.8% (93,922)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.5% (219,626)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.5% (357,247)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.3% (247,150)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.3% (450,886)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.2% (379,380)
$200,000 or more
38.0% (1,287,396)
Income Menlo Park CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.0% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.8% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.8% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.5% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.5% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.3% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.3% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.2% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 38.0% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Menlo Park

Female
51.5% (17,433)
Male
48.5% (16,436)
Gender Menlo Park CA USA
Female 51.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Menlo Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,354)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (677)
High School / GED
9.0% (3,048)
Some College
10.0% (3,386)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,693)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (9,483)
Master's Degree
24.0% (8,128)
Professional Degree
10.0% (3,386)
Doctorate Degree
8.0% (2,709)
Education Menlo Park CA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 9.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 10.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 24.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 10.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 8.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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