Most Expensive Elk Grove Neighborhoods
Elk Grove is a relatively large city located in the state of California. With a population of 163,553 people and 28 constituent neighborhoods, Elk Grove is the 31st largest community in California.
Housing costs in Elk Grove are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Elk Grove is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.13% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Elk Grove is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Elk Grove who work in office and administrative support (14.44%), management occupations (10.76%) and sales jobs (10.39%).
Also of interest is that Elk Grove has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Elk Grove is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Elk Grove a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Elk Grove has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Elk Grove’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Elk Grove, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.31 minutes every day commuting to work.
The education level of Elk Grove citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.99% of adults in Elk Grove have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Elk Grove in 2010 was $29,695, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,780 for a family of four. However, Elk Grove contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Elk Grove is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Elk Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Elk Grove residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Elk Grove also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.79% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Elk Grove include German, Irish, English and Italian.
Elk Grove also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 22.86%.
The languages spoken by people in Elk Grove are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Elk Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Chinese, Tagalog and Vietnamese.
|ELK GROVE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||48,737|
|ELK GROVE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||70.85%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||29.15%|
|TYPE OF ELK GROVE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||86.39%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.38%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||1.76%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||8.80%|
|SIZE OF ELK GROVE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||12.50%|
|AGE OF ELK GROVE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||45.19%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||50.61%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||3.65%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.55%|
|ELK GROVE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$337,307|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,855|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $64,000||2.24%|
|$64,001 - $128,000||0.91%|
|$128,001 - $256,000||17.90%|
|$256,001 - $384,000||40.93%|
|$384,001 - $512,000||22.52%|
|$512,001 - $640,000||9.77%|
|$640,001 - $960,000||4.08%|
|$960,001 - $1,281,000||0.84%|
|PEOPLE OF ELK GROVE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.30%|
|5 TO 17||22.82%|
|18 TO 24||8.84%|
|25 TO 34||12.68%|
|35 TO 54||29.19%|
|55 TO 64||10.37%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||9.80%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||90.53%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$79,051|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$29,695|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||10.27%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (15.58%)
Public Service (14.78%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (6.27%)
Information Technology (2.60%)
Real estate (2.35%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||11.37%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.65%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||1.47%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||5.25%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||8.22%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||17.79%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (9.90%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (66.04%)
Indic languages (2.21%)
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