Most Expensive San Carlos Neighborhoods
San Carlos 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 29,803 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, San Carlos is the 253rd largest community in California.
San Carlos home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but San Carlos real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
San Carlos is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.85% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, San Carlos is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in San Carlos who work in management occupations (18.83%), sales jobs (10.95%) and office and administrative support (10.64%).
Also of interest is that San Carlos has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, San Carlos is also a city of artists. San Carlos has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape San Carlos’s character.
Because of many things, San Carlos is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making San Carlos a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, San Carlos has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, San Carlos’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
San Carlos 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.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in San Carlos use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of San Carlos‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the train. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to San Carlos, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. San Carlos is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 61.07% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in San Carlos in 2010 was $62,548, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $250,192 for a family of four.
San Carlos is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call San Carlos home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of San Carlos residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. San Carlos also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.74% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in San Carlos include German, Irish, English, Italian, Russian and European.
Foreign born people are also an important part of San Carlos's cultural character, accounting for 18.78% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in San Carlos is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.
|SAN CARLOS INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||11,570|
|SAN CARLOS HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||69.97%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||30.03%|
|TYPE OF SAN CARLOS HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||68.29%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||5.19%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.40%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||20.78%|
|SIZE OF SAN CARLOS HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.38%|
|AGE OF SAN CARLOS HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||3.94%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||26.11%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||60.79%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||9.16%|
|SAN CARLOS REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$1,451,791|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,242|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $79,000||0.32%|
|$79,001 - $158,000||0.80%|
|$158,001 - $316,000||0.55%|
|$316,001 - $474,000||0.30%|
|$474,001 - $632,000||1.78%|
|$632,001 - $790,000||3.98%|
|$790,001 - $1,185,000||16.87%|
|$1,185,001 - $1,580,000||33.50%|
|PEOPLE OF SAN CARLOS||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.41%|
|5 TO 17||17.00%|
|18 TO 24||5.07%|
|25 TO 34||9.76%|
|35 TO 54||33.57%|
|55 TO 64||13.46%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||14.73%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||97.06%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$125,747|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$62,548|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.37%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Professional, scientific, and technical services (19.25%)
Information Technology (4.59%)
Public Service (2.60%)
Real estate (2.36%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.96%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.01%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.61%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.44%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||5.08%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||10.74%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (15.74%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (78.77%)
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