Most Expensive El Monte Neighborhoods
El Monte is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 116,631 people and 25 constituent neighborhoods, El Monte is the 51st largest community in California.
Housing costs in El Monte 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.
El Monte is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, El Monte is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in El Monte who work in office and administrative support (12.49%), sales jobs (11.26%) and food service (7.66%).
In El Monte, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.67 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Many people in El Monte take advantage of public transportation to get around. In fact, for the size of the city, the number of people who use the bus to commute to work is quite high. This helps to fill a need among El Monte citizens for affordable transportation.
The rate of college-level education in El Monte is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.30% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in El Monte in 2010 was $15,010, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $60,040 for a family of four. However, El Monte contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
El Monte is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call El Monte home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in El Monte, accounting for 66.01% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of El Monte residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of El Monte's cultural character, accounting for 50.61% of the city’s population.
The languages spoken by people in El Monte 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 El Monte is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese, English and Vietnamese.
|EL MONTE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||29,793|
|EL MONTE HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||39.89%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||60.11%|
|TYPE OF EL MONTE HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||57.40%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||11.18%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||6.33%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||20.91%|
|SIZE OF EL MONTE HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.44%|
|AGE OF EL MONTE HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||5.94%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||28.57%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||59.47%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||6.03%|
|EL MONTE REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$467,212|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,366|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||6.74%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||2.06%|
|$135,001 - $271,000||3.04%|
|$271,001 - $406,000||20.07%|
|$406,001 - $541,000||36.95%|
|$541,001 - $677,000||18.47%|
|$677,001 - $1,015,000||10.32%|
|$1,015,001 - $1,353,000||0.86%|
|PEOPLE OF EL MONTE||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.85%|
|5 TO 17||18.36%|
|18 TO 24||10.29%|
|25 TO 34||14.92%|
|35 TO 54||27.69%|
|55 TO 64||10.52%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||11.37%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||56.92%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$38,906|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$15,010|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||23.95%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (16.68%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (3.25%)
Public Service (2.61%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.62%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.56%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.30%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||18.96%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.70%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||66.01%|
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||Spanish (57.41%)
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