Living in San Mateo, CA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

San Mateo SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
6
Amenities
10
Education
8.5
Commute
5

San Mateo, CA Crime Report

2,448
Total Crimes
2,312.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-9.95%
Below National Average

San Mateo, CA Cost Of Living

208
San Mateo's Overall Cost Of Living
2.1x
Higher Than The National Average

San Mateo, California Info Snack

San Mateo (/sæn mte.o/ SAN m-TAY-oh; Spanish for "Saint Matthew") is a city in San Mateo County, California, located in the high-tech enclave of Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area. With a population of 97,207 as of the 2010 census, it is one of the larger suburbs on the San Francisco Peninsula, located between Burlingame to the north, Foster City and San Francisco Bay to the east, Belmont to the south, and Highlands-Baywood Park and Hillsborough to the west. The 2015 population was estimated to be 103,536. San Mateo was incorporated in 1894.
Population
104,035
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
7.6%
Median Home
$1,007,200
Median Income
$115,167
Median Rent
$2,301

San Mateo, CA Photos

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Map Of San Mateo, CA

Population over time in San Mateo

Year Population % Change
2017 104,035 0.5%
2016 103,500 1.2%
2015 102,224 0.9%
2014 101,335 1.2%
2013 100,114 1.5%
2012 98,601 1.3%
2011 97,322 1.4%
2010 95,957 1.3%
2009 94,751 -
Crime/100k San Mateo CA USA
Violent Crime 269.3 447.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 83.1 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 162.5 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 2043.7 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 557.5 416.2 376.0
Larceny 1285.0 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 201.2 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in San Mateo

White
43.1% (44,856)
African American
1.9% (1,971)
American Indian
0.3% (283)
Asian
22.7% (23,625)
Hawaiian
2.0% (2,049)
Other
0.3% (339)
Two Or More
4.9% (5,088)
Hispanic
24.8% (25,824)
Race San Mateo CA USA
White 43.1% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 1.9% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 22.7% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 2.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.9% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 24.8% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For San Mateo, California

Less than $10,000
2.9% (305,501)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (221,104)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.1% (423,333)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.7% (488,586)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.8% (706,994)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.8% (1,224,163)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (1,220,927)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.7% (1,948,954)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.5% (1,198,277)
$200,000 or more
25.6% (2,665,655)
Income San Mateo CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.9% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.1% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.7% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.8% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.8% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.7% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.5% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 25.6% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in San Mateo

Female
50.2% (52,206)
Male
49.8% (51,828)
Gender San Mateo CA USA
Female 50.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in San Mateo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (6,242)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (4,161)
High School / GED
14.0% (14,564)
Some College
16.0% (16,645)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (6,242)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (32,250)
Master's Degree
16.0% (16,645)
Professional Degree
4.0% (4,161)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (3,121)
Education San Mateo CA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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