Solvang SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
8

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Solvang, California Info Snack

Solvang (/slvę/; Danish: [solv]; Danish for 'sunny field') is a city in Santa Barbara County, California. It is located in the Santa Ynez Valley. The population was 5,245 at the 2010 census, down from 5,332 at the 2000 census. Solvang was incorporated as a city on May 1, 1985.
Population
5,650
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
14.7%
Median Home
$689,700
Median Income
$73,373
Median Rent
$1,515

Rankings for Solvang in California

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Map Of Solvang, CA

Population over time in Solvang

Year Population % Change
2017 5,650 1.8%
2016 5,552 1.8%
2015 5,456 2.1%
2014 5,345 0.9%
2013 5,298 0.7%
2012 5,261 0.5%
2011 5,237 0.4%
2010 5,218 -

Crime in Solvang Per 100k

Crime Solvang CA USA
Violent Crime 118.7 449.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.3
Robbery 17.0 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 84.8 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 1440.9 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 356.0 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1051.0 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 33.9 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Solvang

White
67.6% (3,819)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.8% (101)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.9% (49)
Two Or More
2.7% (150)
Hispanic
27.1% (1,531)
Race Solvang CA USA
White 67.6% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 0.0% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.9% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 27.1% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Solvang, California

Less than $10,000
0.0% (0)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (38,985)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.5% (48,025)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.3% (29,945)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.4% (41,810)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.7% (133,905)
$75,000 to $99,999
21.2% (119,780)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.5% (59,325)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.5% (42,375)
$200,000 or more
9.0% (50,850)
Income Solvang CA USA
Less than $10,000 0.0% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.5% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.3% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.4% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.7% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 21.2% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.5% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.5% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 9.0% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Solvang

Female
52.9% (2,989)
Male
47.1% (2,660)
Gender Solvang CA USA
Female 52.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Solvang for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.1% (175)
9-12th Grade
2.2% (124)
High School / GED
14.1% (798)
Some College
25.1% (1,416)
Associate's Degree
11.3% (637)
Bachelor's Degree
28.5% (1,607)
Master's Degree
9.5% (536)
Professional Degree
3.2% (181)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (171)
Education Solvang CA USA
< 9th Grade 3.1% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.2% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 14.1% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 25.1% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.3% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 28.5% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.5% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.2% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.6% 1.4%

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