Living in Santee, CA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Santee SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Santee, CA Crime Report

995
Total Crimes
1,692.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-34.09%
Below National Average

Santee, CA Cost Of Living

135
Santee's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average

Santee, California Info Snack

Santee is a suburb of San Diego in San Diego County, California, with a population of 53,413 at the 2010 census. Although it is a part of the East County region, Santee is located just 18 miles (29 km) from the Pacific Ocean. The city is connected to the coastline by State Route 52, a six-lane freeway that runs from Interstate 5 in La Jolla to State Route 67 in El Cajon. The city is bisected by the San Diego River, a linear greenbelt that includes parks, trails and more than 1,100 acres (450 ha) of natural riparian habitat.
Population
57,615
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
6.6%
Median Home
$422,700
Median Income
$83,533
Median Rent
$1,682

Santee, CA Photos

Rankings for Santee in California

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Map Of Santee, CA

Population over time in Santee

Year Population % Change
2017 57,615 0.4%
2016 57,376 0.9%
2015 56,839 1.0%
2014 56,255 1.5%
2013 55,435 1.6%
2012 54,576 1.2%
2011 53,926 1.2%
2010 53,302 0.6%
2009 52,966 -
Crime/100k Santee CA USA
Violent Crime 185.4 447.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 52.7 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 110.6 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 1507.3 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 192.2 416.2 376.0
Larceny 1192.6 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 122.5 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Santee

White
69.1% (39,812)
African American
1.9% (1,092)
American Indian
0.5% (281)
Asian
5.2% (3,001)
Hawaiian
0.3% (146)
Other
0.1% (35)
Two Or More
4.9% (2,807)
Hispanic
18.1% (10,441)
Race Santee CA USA
White 69.1% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 1.9% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 5.2% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.9% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 18.1% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Santee, California

Less than $10,000
2.2% (129,597)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (156,278)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.6% (324,579)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.4% (369,439)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.2% (586,119)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (1,005,696)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.3% (882,843)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.7% (1,366,047)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.2% (588,757)
$200,000 or more
6.1% (352,140)
Income Santee CA USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.6% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.4% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.2% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.3% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.7% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.2% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.1% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Santee

Female
52.1% (30,016)
Male
47.9% (27,598)
Gender Santee CA USA
Female 52.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Santee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (576)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (2,880)
High School / GED
26.0% (14,979)
Some College
29.0% (16,708)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (5,761)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (11,523)
Master's Degree
7.0% (4,033)
Professional Degree
1.0% (576)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (576)
Education Santee CA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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