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Alhambra is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 85,569 people and 20 constituent neighborhoods, Alhambra is the 90th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Alhambra 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.
Alhambra is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.36% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Alhambra is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Alhambra who work in office and administrative support (17.97%), sales jobs (10.89%) and management occupations (8.86%).
Also of interest is that Alhambra has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing noticeable about Alhambra, although not a huge city, is that it has a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. That’s because Alhambra is full of single people in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting careers in professional occupations. This makes Alhambra a pretty good place for young, educated career starters looking to find many people like themselves, with good opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
One downside of living in Alhambra is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Alhambra, the average commute to work is 31.86 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Alhambra is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.36% of adults in Alhambra have a college degree.
The per capita income in Alhambra in 2010 was $24,971, 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 $99,884 for a family of four. However, Alhambra contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Alhambra is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Alhambra home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Alhambra residents report their race to be Asian, followed by White. Alhambra also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 35.31% of the city’s residents. The main ancestry of people in Alhambra is German.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Alhambra's cultural character, accounting for 50.71% of the city’s population.
The languages spoken by people in Alhambra 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 Alhambra is Chinese. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, English, Vietnamese and Tagalog.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||29,061|
|ALHAMBRA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||39.53%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||60.47%|
|TYPE OF ALHAMBRA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||41.79%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||13.05%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||10.96%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||34.01%|
|SIZE OF ALHAMBRA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.71%|
|AGE OF ALHAMBRA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||4.18%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||29.71%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||40.19%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||25.92%|
|ALHAMBRA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$647,629|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,532|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||2.48%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||1.10%|
|$135,001 - $271,000||0.73%|
|$271,001 - $406,000||4.18%|
|$406,001 - $541,000||16.69%|
|$541,001 - $677,000||29.52%|
|$677,001 - $1,015,000||38.15%|
|$1,015,001 - $1,353,000||4.87%|
|PEOPLE OF ALHAMBRA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.04%|
|5 TO 17||13.27%|
|18 TO 24||9.57%|
|25 TO 34||15.78%|
|35 TO 54||28.64%|
|55 TO 64||12.67%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.04%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||80.18%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$53,195|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$24,971|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||14.68%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (14.24%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.15%)
Public Service (5.49%)
Information Technology (2.84%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.41%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.27%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.16%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||19.35%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.80%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||35.31%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (2.03%)|
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||Chinese (34.41%)
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