palo alto Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 665 1.5 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,479 3.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 4,227 9.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 13,172 30.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 24,275 55.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 42,241 96.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 35,011 79.9 % 79.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 66,848 - -
19 years old and under 17,267 25.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 21,088 31.5 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 16,699 25.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 11,794 17.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 36,313 86.6 % 84.6 %
Spanish 3,366 8.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 2,270 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 7,253 27.2 % 33.5 %
Married 15,380 57.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 762 2.9 % 2.6 %
Divorced 3,228 12.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 27,411 - -
Occupied Housing Units 26,030 95.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,381 5.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 15,813 57.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,270 4.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,144 4.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 619 2.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,204 4.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,582 5.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 5,737 20.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 42 0.2 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,656 9.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,912 7.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,348 8.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,697 13.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 9,103 33.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 3,808 13.9 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 40,346 63.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 818 1.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 36 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 21,074 33.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,008 1.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 147,737 55,775
Median Family Income 175,923 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 81,860 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 59.38 %
  • Temperature 64.17 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.82 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 9.5
    [CDD] 0.05
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 9.56 %
6.0 6.87 %
7.0 1.77 %
8.0 0.07 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com