Los Altos, CA
Demographic Data



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Los Altos Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Los Altos Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
30,561

Age

PEOPLE OF California DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.06
5 To 17 22.03
18 To 24 3.03
25 To 34 4.82
35 To 54 29.94
55 To 64 15.47
65 Years And Over 19.65

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 2.3
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 98.6
COLLEGE GRADUATES 80.9

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Los Altos 96464 79998 #34A948
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Los Altos 187656 79998 #34A948
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.3%

Employment Industries in Los Altos

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 28.0
Manufacturing 20.3
Healthcare 10.2
Information Technology 7.8
Education 7.8
Finance 4.9
Retail 4.8
Real estate 2.5
Other 2.5

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 63.3
Black Or African American 0.2
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 27.3
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 5.8
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 3.3

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 12.5
English 12.5
Irish 10.6
Italian 5.4
French 3.0
Scottish 2.7
Russian 2.6
European 2.5
Norwegian 2.4
Swedish 2.2
Polish 1.9
Iranian 1.8
Dutch 1.5
British 1.1
French Canadian 1.1
Swiss 0.9
Hungarian 0.8
Danish 0.8
Scots-Irish 0.8
Israeli 0.8

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 70.7
Chinese 9.4
Langs. of India 2.9
Spanish 2.8
Persian 1.8
German/Yiddish 1.6
French 1.6
Vietnamese 1.4
Japanese 1.4
Other Asian languages 1.0
Korean 0.9
Slavic languages 0.8
Russian 0.6
West Germanic languages 0.5
African languages 0.4
Tagalog 0.3
Portuguese 0.2
Arabic 0.2
Greek 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.1

Foreign Born Los Altos Residents:
25.4%