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East Palo Alto, CA

  • Population: 26,000
  • Median Household Income: $49,267.00
  • Median Age: 27.3
  • County: San Mateo
  • Patchwork Nation Classification: Immigration Nation

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City Facts

Data Type Number Source Data Details Compare
Demographics     Details Compare
Families 76.0% American Community Survey
Married Couples 42.0% American Community Survey
Foreign-Born 42.0% American Community Survey
California-Born 45.0% American Community Survey
Language other than English spoken in the home 71.0% American Community Survey
College Educated 16.0% American Community Survey
Median Household Income $49,267.00 American Community Survey
Poverty Rate 18.0% American Community Survey
Population 26,000 American Community Survey
Median Age 27.3 American Community Survey
Senior Citizens 7.0% American Community Survey
White 55.0% American Community Survey
African-American 20.0% American Community Survey
Asian 7.0% American Community Survey
Hispanic 55.0% American Community Survey
Non-citizens 30.6% Association of Bay Area Governments
Local Government     Details Compare
Total Revenues 2006-07 $22,539,599.00 California State Controller's Office
Street lighting and landscaping 2006-07 $178,918.00 California State Controller's Office
Tax-Exempt Organizations 3 Internal Revenue Service
Local Sales & Use Tax 9.25% California State Board of Equalization
Police Expenditures 2006-07 $9,924,028.00 California State Controller's Office
Government Management and Support Expenditures 2006-07 $2,802,420.00 California State Controller's Office
Fire Expenditures 2006-07 $0.00 California State Controller's Office
Legislative Expenditures 2006-07 $555,221.00 California State Controller's Office
Cemetery Expenditures 2006-07 $0.00 California State Controller's Office
Politics & Elections     Details Compare
Registered Voters 8,651 California Secretary of State
Democrats 63.81% California Secretary of State
Republicans 12.45% California Secretary of State
Green Party 0.57% California Secretary of State
Libertarians 0.36% California Secretary of State
Decline to state 20.63% California Secretary of State
Transportation & Energy     Details Compare
Average Commute (minutes) 20.1 American Community Survey
No household vehicle 8.0% American Community Survey
2 household vehicles 29.0% American Community Survey
3 or more household vehicles 29.0% American Community Survey
Crime     Details Compare
Violent Crime 261 Office of the Attorney General (California)
Car Theft 223 Office of the Attorney General (California)
Labor     Details Compare
Unemployment as of April '09 19.0% California Employment Development Department
Garment Manufacturers and Contractors 0 California Department of Industrial Relations
Self-Employed 10.7% Association of Bay Area Governments
Lifestyle     Details Compare
Veterinarians 0 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Car Wash/Detailing Businesses 2 California Department of Industrial Relations
Landscape Architects 0 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Retail & Grocery     Details Compare
Liquor Licenses 11 California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
Target 0 Target
Wal-Mart 0 Wal-Mart
Education     Details Compare
Libraries with free Wi-Fi 1 California State Library
Charter Schools 3 California Department of Education
Private Schools 1 California Department of Education
Public Schools 2 California Department of Education
Health & Medicine     Details Compare
Federally-funded health centers 1 United States Department of Health and Human Services
Funeral Establishments 0 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Planned Parenthood Locations 0 Planned Parenthood
Housing     Details Compare
Housing Units 7,600 American Community Survey
Vacant Units 12.0% American Community Survey
Multi-Unit Structures 37.0% American Community Survey
Mobile Homes 1.0% American Community Survey
Units built after 1990 15.0% American Community Survey
Renter-Occupied Units 50.0% American Community Survey
Recreation     Details Compare
YMCA Centers 1 YMCA Centers

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