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About Alameda County

Alameda is a county in the California State. It has a population of 1,661,584 and a population density of 2,253, which is 96% above the national average.


Alameda County has a median home value of $1,290,434. The average rent of $3,342 is 68% above the national average rent. The average household income in Alameda County is $104,888 , which is 38% above the national average of household income.

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$1,132,568Median Home Value
$231,000 National
$2,786Median Rent
$1,500 National
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Alameda County's population is made up of 50% married, 37% single, 8% divorced and 5% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 33%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 30%. Homeowners make up 54% of the population in Alameda County.

1,663,823Population
327,000,000 National
2,253Population Density
  • 50% Male
  • 50% Female
38 Median Age
38 National
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The Per Capita income in Alameda County is $60,193. The Median Household Income is $122,488

$60,193Income Per Capita
$63,690 National
$122,488Median Household Income
$68,703 National
9% Poverty Rate
$10 National
5% Unemployment Rate
$4 National
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Amenities in Alameda County
Trader Joe’s
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
Distance from Downtown 0.5 Miles
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Trader Joe’s, 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto
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$1,132,568Median Home Value
$231,000 National
$2,786Median Rent
$1,500 National
2Average Household Size

Occupancy Type

Renters
46%
Home Owners
54%
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Cost of Living
120
Metro Area
National Cost of Living Index is 100 where if the Cost of living is 90 its lower than US Average and if the Cost of Living is 150 its higher than US Average
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Housing
195
San Fransisco Metro Area
130
Goods and Services
111
San Fransisco Metro Area
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Top Schools in Alameda County

Dublin Unified School District
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3300 Antone Way, Dublin, CA, 94568
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859
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K-5
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24
Student Teacher Ratio
Castro Valley Unified School District
10
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20001 Carson Lane, Castro Valley, CA, 94552
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424
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K-5
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22
Student Teacher Ratio
Fremont Unified School District
9
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47370 Warm Springs Boulevard, Fremont, CA, 94539
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1054
Enrollment
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3-6
Grade
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25
Student Teacher Ratio
Dublin Unified School District
9
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2100 East Cantara Drive, Dublin, CA, 94568
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839
Enrollment
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K-5
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23
Student Teacher Ratio
Dublin Unified School District
9
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2400 Central Parkway, Dublin, CA, 94568
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813
Enrollment
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K-8
Grade
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Today’s Weather
66°F
Mostly Clear
Weather Highlights
Summers:July high temperature is around 80°F
Winters:January low temperature is around 41°F
Rains:Gets Average 17 Inches of rains every year
Snow:Palo Alto doesn’t get snow

Cherryland crime index is 88 which is lower than the national average.

88
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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