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Daly City is a larger medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 106,094 people and 19 constituent neighborhoods, Daly City is the 65th largest community in California.
Daly City home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Daly City real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Daly City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Daly City is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Daly City who work in office and administrative support (16.46%), sales jobs (11.38%) and food service (7.50%).
Also of interest is that Daly City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing noticeable about Daly City, 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 Daly City 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 Daly City 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.
Daly City is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
One downside of living in Daly City is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Daly City, the average commute to work is 30.56 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the city, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Daly City is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Daly City, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
In terms of college education, Daly City 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: 33.22% of adults in Daly City have a college degree.
The per capita income in Daly City in 2010 was $28,753, 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 $115,012 for a family of four. However, Daly City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Daly City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Daly City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Daly City residents report their race to be Asian, followed by White. Daly City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.22% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Daly City include Italian, Irish and German.
Daly City also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 52.28%.
The languages spoken by people in Daly City 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 Daly City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog, Spanish and Chinese.
|DALY CITY INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||31,008|
|DALY CITY HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||54.78%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||45.22%|
|TYPE OF DALY CITY HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||48.99%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||13.95%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||10.35%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||25.03%|
|SIZE OF DALY CITY HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.72%|
|AGE OF DALY CITY HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||4.45%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||37.39%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||50.47%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||7.69%|
|DALY CITY REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$873,318|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,235|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $79,000||1.57%|
|$79,001 - $158,000||1.79%|
|$158,001 - $316,000||2.72%|
|$316,001 - $474,000||4.65%|
|$474,001 - $632,000||6.65%|
|$632,001 - $790,000||18.15%|
|$790,001 - $1,185,000||56.56%|
|$1,185,001 - $1,580,000||6.64%|
|PEOPLE OF DALY CITY||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.41%|
|5 TO 17||13.73%|
|18 TO 24||9.98%|
|25 TO 34||16.37%|
|35 TO 54||27.23%|
|55 TO 64||12.83%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||14.45%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||85.32%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$74,489|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$28,753|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||9.55%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (17.69%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (6.37%)
Public Service (4.42%)
Information Technology (2.10%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||3.06%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.35%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.27%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||11.21%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.92%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||23.22%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (2.26%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (31.93%)
Other Asian languages (1.97%)
Pacific Island languages (1.17%)
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