Most Expensive South Pasadena Neighborhoods
South Pasadena is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 26,156 people and five constituent neighborhoods, South Pasadena is the 271st largest community in California.
South Pasadena home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but South Pasadena real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
South Pasadena is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 92.01% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, South Pasadena is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Pasadena who work in management occupations (14.29%), teaching (11.57%) and healthcare (10.23%).
Of important note, South Pasadena is also a city of artists. South Pasadena has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape South Pasadena’s character.
Also of interest is that South Pasadena has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
South Pasadena, while not large, also appears to be attractive to some younger, educated professionals, who help shape the character of the city.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, South 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 subway helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the South Pasadena area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in South Pasadena. 60.39% 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 South Pasadena in 2010 was $46,649, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $186,596 for a family of four. However, South Pasadena contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
South Pasadena is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call South Pasadena home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of South Pasadena residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. South Pasadena also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.43% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in South Pasadena include German, Irish, English, Italian, European and Norwegian.
In addition, South Pasadena has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (28.32%).
The languages spoken by people in South 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 South Pasadena is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Chinese, Korean and Tagalog.
|SOUTH PASADENA INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||10,394|
|SOUTH PASADENA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||43.19%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||56.81%|
|TYPE OF SOUTH PASADENA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||44.49%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||6.71%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||9.84%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||38.88%|
|SIZE OF SOUTH PASADENA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.14%|
|AGE OF SOUTH PASADENA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||2.77%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||19.12%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||43.84%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||34.27%|
|SOUTH PASADENA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$1,110,103|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,869|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||0.71%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||1.28%|
|$135,001 - $271,000||0.95%|
|$271,001 - $406,000||1.55%|
|$406,001 - $541,000||2.63%|
|$541,001 - $677,000||6.88%|
|$677,001 - $1,015,000||27.09%|
|$1,015,001 - $1,353,000||27.05%|
|PEOPLE OF SOUTH PASADENA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.06%|
|5 TO 17||18.51%|
|18 TO 24||5.48%|
|25 TO 34||14.68%|
|35 TO 54||32.00%|
|55 TO 64||12.04%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||12.24%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.95%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$80,479|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$46,649|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||7.83%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (16.34%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (12.20%)
Real estate (4.64%)
Information Technology (3.87%)
Public Service (3.81%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.11%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.39%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.17%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||4.76%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||6.73%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||21.43%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (6.85%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (60.91%)
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