San Marino is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 13,423 people and two constituent neighborhoods, San Marino is the 374th largest community in California. San Marino has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
San Marino home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but San Marino real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
San Marino is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 96.30% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, San Marino is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in San Marino who work in management occupations (18.41%), sales jobs (15.59%) and healthcare (14.67%).
Also of interest is that San Marino has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.79% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
In addition, San Marino is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, San Marino is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, San Marino really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is San Marino perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in San Marino. 69.91% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in San Marino in 2010 was $72,861, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $291,444 for a family of four.
San Marino is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call San Marino home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of San Marino residents report their race to be Asian, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in San Marino include German, English, Irish and Italian.
San Marino also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 37.26%.
The most common language spoken in San Marino is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.
|SAN MARINO INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||4,518|
|SAN MARINO HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||87.98%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||12.02%|
|TYPE OF SAN MARINO HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||98.46%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||1.25%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||0.00%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||0.00%|
|SIZE OF SAN MARINO HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||12.79%|
|AGE OF SAN MARINO HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||1.12%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||6.57%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||42.64%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||49.67%|
|SAN MARINO REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$1,949,359|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,325|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||0.40%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||0.00%|
|$135,001 - $271,000||0.98%|
|$271,001 - $406,000||0.40%|
|$406,001 - $541,000||1.55%|
|$541,001 - $677,000||0.90%|
|$677,001 - $1,015,000||3.08%|
|$1,015,001 - $1,353,000||14.15%|
|PEOPLE OF SAN MARINO||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.39%|
|5 TO 17||18.66%|
|18 TO 24||6.21%|
|25 TO 34||6.86%|
|35 TO 54||28.89%|
|55 TO 64||15.35%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||18.64%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.43%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$119,300|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$72,861|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||7.80%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (19.20%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (15.57%)
Real estate (9.06%)
Public Service (3.97%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.13%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.08%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.32%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||4.83%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.68%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||9.77%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (8.57%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (46.30%)
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