Most Expensive Pasadena Neighborhoods
Pasadena is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 140,881 people and 38 constituent neighborhoods, Pasadena is the 40th largest community in California.
Pasadena home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Pasadena real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Pasadena is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.90% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Pasadena is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pasadena who work in management occupations (11.90%), office and administrative support (11.11%) and sales jobs (9.82%).
Of important note, Pasadena is also a city of artists. Pasadena has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Pasadena’s character.
Also of interest is that Pasadena has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing that you will notice about Pasadena is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Pasadena a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Pasadena is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Pasadena area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
The citizens of Pasadena are among the most well-educated in the nation: 49.09% of adults in Pasadena 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 Pasadena in 2010 was $41,268, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $165,072 for a family of four. However, Pasadena contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pasadena is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pasadena home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pasadena residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Pasadena also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 33.58% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pasadena include German, English, Irish, Armenian and Italian.
Pasadena also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 30.49%.
The languages spoken by people in Pasadena 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 Pasadena is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Chinese and Armenian.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||54,092|
|PASADENA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||42.68%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||57.32%|
|TYPE OF PASADENA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||42.59%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.93%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||8.92%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||42.20%|
|SIZE OF PASADENA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.84%|
|AGE OF PASADENA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||9.30%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||27.48%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||34.43%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||28.80%|
|PASADENA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$814,102|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,705|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||1.69%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||0.99%|
|$135,001 - $271,000||1.35%|
|$271,001 - $406,000||5.46%|
|$406,001 - $541,000||11.52%|
|$541,001 - $677,000||14.06%|
|$677,001 - $1,015,000||32.66%|
|$1,015,001 - $1,353,000||16.35%|
|PEOPLE OF PASADENA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.08%|
|5 TO 17||12.94%|
|18 TO 24||9.26%|
|25 TO 34||18.43%|
|35 TO 54||27.79%|
|55 TO 64||11.06%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||14.45%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||86.11%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$70,845|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$41,268|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||14.57%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.19%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (12.22%)
Information Technology (5.22%)
Public Service (4.61%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||10.81%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.29%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.06%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||7.90%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.91%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||33.58%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (6.97%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (54.65%)
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