Living in San Juan Capistrano, CA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

San Juan Capistrano SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
8

San Juan Capistrano, CA Crime Report

435
Total Crimes
1,198.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-53.34%
Below National Average

San Juan Capistrano, CA Cost Of Living

161
San Juan Capistrano's Overall Cost Of Living
1.6x
Higher Than The National Average

San Juan Capistrano, California Info Snack

San Juan Capistrano (/sæn wn kæpstrno/; Spanish: [sa xwa kapistano]) is a city in Orange County, California, United States. The current OMB metropolitan designation for San Juan Capistrano and the Orange County Area is "Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA." The population was 34,593 at the 2010 census, up from 33,826 at the 2000 census. The city was created around Mission San Juan Capistrano, and many of the homes and strip malls resemble the Spanish architecture that composes the building. It is home to the widest variety of homes in Orange County, including those built prior to 1900, in its central district (some being adobes from the 18th century). San Juan Capistrano formerly hosted a population of cliff swallows that migrate each year from Argentina to the Mission San Juan Capistrano.
Population
35,952
Unemployment
2.8%
Poverty
9.7%
Median Home
$678,200
Median Income
$87,353
Median Rent
$1,998

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Rankings for San Juan Capistrano in California

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Map Of San Juan Capistrano, CA

Population over time in San Juan Capistrano

Year Population % Change
2017 35,952 0.0%
2016 35,948 -0.2%
2015 36,006 0.3%
2014 35,897 0.9%
2013 35,562 1.1%
2012 35,160 1.2%
2011 34,736 0.8%
2010 34,455 0.6%
2009 34,263 -
Crime/100k San Juan Capistrano CA USA
Violent Crime 231.4 447.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 33.1 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 173.6 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 967.1 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 264.5 416.2 376.0
Larceny 592.4 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 110.2 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in San Juan Capistrano

White
57.7% (20,736)
African American
0.3% (112)
American Indian
0.4% (152)
Asian
2.4% (871)
Hawaiian
0.2% (79)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (946)
Hispanic
36.3% (13,056)
Race San Juan Capistrano CA USA
White 57.7% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 0.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 36.3% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For San Juan Capistrano, California

Less than $10,000
3.9% (140,084)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.0% (106,440)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.7% (241,304)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.1% (219,551)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.2% (367,466)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.4% (482,898)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.3% (515,381)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.9% (499,430)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.6% (343,684)
$200,000 or more
18.9% (678,957)
Income San Juan Capistrano CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.0% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.7% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.1% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.2% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.4% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.3% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.9% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.6% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 18.9% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in San Juan Capistrano

Female
52.1% (18,748)
Male
47.9% (17,204)
Gender San Juan Capistrano CA USA
Female 52.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in San Juan Capistrano for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (3,235)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (2,516)
High School / GED
19.0% (6,830)
Some College
22.0% (7,909)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (2,157)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (8,628)
Master's Degree
8.0% (2,876)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,078)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (719)
Education San Juan Capistrano CA USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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