South Lake Tahoe SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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South Lake Tahoe, California Info Snack

South Lake Tahoe is the most populous city in El Dorado County, California, United States, in the Sierra Nevada. As its name suggests, the city is located on the southern shore of Lake Tahoe.
Population
21,680
Unemployment
9.5%
Poverty
15.5%
Median Home
$374,600
Median Income
$45,223
Median Rent
$932

Rankings for South Lake Tahoe in California

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Map Of South Lake Tahoe, CA

Population over time in South Lake Tahoe

Year Population % Change
2017 21,680 0.8%
2016 21,506 0.3%
2015 21,437 0.2%
2014 21,394 -0.3%
2013 21,448 -0.7%
2012 21,593 -1.0%
2011 21,814 -1.4%
2010 22,114 -

Crime in South Lake Tahoe Per 100k

Crime South Lake Tahoe CA USA
Violent Crime 266.4 449.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.3
Robbery 36.8 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 174.6 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 2214.3 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 592.6 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1286.3 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 335.4 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in South Lake Tahoe

White
65.3% (14,159)
African American
1.5% (317)
American Indian
0.4% (80)
Asian
3.6% (775)
Hawaiian
0.2% (39)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (415)
Hispanic
27.2% (5,895)
Race South Lake Tahoe CA USA
White 65.3% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 1.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 27.2% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For South Lake Tahoe, California

Less than $10,000
4.3% (93,224)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.4% (203,792)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (290,512)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (284,008)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (273,168)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (383,736)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (231,975)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.6% (229,808)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (84,552)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (88,887)
Income South Lake Tahoe CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.3% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.4% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.6% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in South Lake Tahoe

Female
47.3% (10,248)
Male
52.7% (11,431)
Gender South Lake Tahoe CA USA
Female 47.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 52.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Lake Tahoe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.7% (1,450)
9-12th Grade
5.9% (1,270)
High School / GED
20.7% (4,491)
Some College
28.7% (6,230)
Associate's Degree
10.6% (2,304)
Bachelor's Degree
18.9% (4,090)
Master's Degree
5.1% (1,100)
Professional Degree
1.9% (405)
Doctorate Degree
1.6% (336)
Education South Lake Tahoe CA USA
< 9th Grade 6.7% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.9% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 20.7% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 28.7% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.6% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 18.9% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.1% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.9% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.6% 1.6% 1.4%

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