Granite Bay is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 21,247 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Granite Bay is the 309th largest community in California.
Granite Bay home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Granite Bay real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Also of interest is that Granite Bay has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Granite Bay telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 17.92% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Granite Bay is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Granite Bay’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Granite Bay is a pretty powerful place. 58.15% of the adults in Granite Bay have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Granite Bay in 2018 was $75,146, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $300,584 for a family of four.
Granite Bay is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Granite Bay home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Granite Bay residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Granite Bay include English, Irish, German, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Granite Bay is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.