Most Expensive Pacifica Neighborhoods
Pacifica is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 39,088 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Pacifica is the 213th largest community in California.
Pacifica home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Pacifica real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Pacifica is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.99% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Pacifica is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pacifica who work in office and administrative support (13.59%), management occupations (11.73%) and sales jobs (9.73%).
Also of interest is that Pacifica has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Pacifica 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. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
One downside of living in Pacifica is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Pacifica, the average commute to work is 30.22 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.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Pacifica use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Pacifica‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the subway. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
The citizens of Pacifica are among the most well-educated in the nation: 40.70% of adults in Pacifica have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pacifica in 2010 was $44,886, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $179,544 for a family of four.
Pacifica is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pacifica home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pacifica residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Pacifica also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 17.73% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pacifica include Irish, German, Italian, English, European and French.
In addition, Pacifica has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.96%).
The languages spoken by people in Pacifica 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 Pacifica is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Tagalog and Chinese.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||14,168|
|PACIFICA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||66.88%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||33.12%|
|TYPE OF PACIFICA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||73.05%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.49%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||6.09%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||14.84%|
|SIZE OF PACIFICA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.80%|
|AGE OF PACIFICA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||3.00%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||34.43%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||60.88%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||1.69%|
|PACIFICA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$963,858|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,499|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $79,000||0.89%|
|$79,001 - $158,000||0.90%|
|$158,001 - $316,000||0.93%|
|$316,001 - $474,000||1.66%|
|$474,001 - $632,000||6.26%|
|$632,001 - $790,000||13.43%|
|$790,001 - $1,185,000||57.01%|
|$1,185,001 - $1,580,000||15.99%|
|PEOPLE OF PACIFICA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.96%|
|5 TO 17||16.04%|
|18 TO 24||7.58%|
|25 TO 34||12.18%|
|35 TO 54||30.74%|
|55 TO 64||16.00%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||12.50%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.40%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$96,875|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$44,886|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.47%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.98%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (10.01%)
Public Service (7.11%)
Information Technology (2.94%)
Real estate (2.91%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.67%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.26%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.76%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||4.69%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||8.50%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||17.73%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (14.80%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (72.90%)
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