Living in North Fair Oaks, CA

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

North Fair Oaks SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
7

North Fair Oaks, CA Cost Of Living

179
North Fair Oaks's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average

North Fair Oaks, California Info Snack

North Fair Oaks is a census-designated place and district for the purposes of the United States census in an unincorporated area of San Mateo County adjacent to Redwood City, Atherton, and Menlo Park. As of the 2010 census the area had a total population of 14,687. Because of the large number of residents from one Mexican state the area is also known as Little Michoacán. The larger area including North Fair Oaks and adjacent parts of Redwood City has a large Latino population and is known locally as Little Mexico. It is one of the most distinctive cities on the entire Peninsula, as it is one out of only three cities (the others being East Palo Alto and Pescadero) that have a substantial Hispanic population (the parts of Redwood City adjoining North Fair Oaks have more in common with North Fair Oaks than the rest of Redwood City).
Population
14,547
Unemployment
3.0%
Poverty
16.5%
Median Home
$868,700
Median Income
$76,825
Median Rent
$1,835

Rankings for North Fair Oaks in California

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Map Of North Fair Oaks, CA

Population over time in North Fair Oaks

Year Population % Change
2017 14,547 -5.9%
2016 15,454 2.0%
2015 15,144 2.4%
2014 14,793 -2.6%
2013 15,181 1.3%
2012 14,981 0.8%
2011 14,857 1.3%
2010 14,666 2.8%
2009 14,270 -

Race / Ethnicity in North Fair Oaks

White
18.9% (2,745)
African American
1.3% (192)
American Indian
0.1% (8)
Asian
7.3% (1,065)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (78)
Two Or More
1.7% (252)
Hispanic
70.2% (10,207)
Race North Fair Oaks CA USA
White 18.9% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 1.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 7.3% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 70.2% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For North Fair Oaks, California

Less than $10,000
3.1% (44,900)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (35,429)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.0% (174,339)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.8% (113,303)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.2% (148,030)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.6% (198,543)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (144,172)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.1% (234,674)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.9% (114,355)
$200,000 or more
17.0% (246,951)
Income North Fair Oaks CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.1% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.0% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.8% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.2% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.6% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.1% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.9% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 17.0% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in North Fair Oaks

Female
49.5% (7,204)
Male
50.5% (7,342)
Gender North Fair Oaks CA USA
Female 49.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in North Fair Oaks for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
22.0% (3,200)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,454)
High School / GED
21.0% (3,054)
Some College
15.0% (2,182)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (727)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (2,036)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,309)
Professional Degree
2.0% (290)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (290)
Education North Fair Oaks CA USA
< 9th Grade 22.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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