Tiburon is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 9,224 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Tiburon is the 424th largest community in California.
Tiburon home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Tiburon real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Tiburon is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.67% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Tiburon is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tiburon who work in management occupations (18.10%), sales jobs (12.87%) and business and financial occupations (12.55%).
Also of interest is that Tiburon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Tiburon is also a town of artists. Tiburon has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Tiburon’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 15.70% 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.
Because of many things, Tiburon is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Tiburon 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Tiburon has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Tiburon’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the nice things about Tiburon is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
In Tiburon, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.33 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Even though Tiburon is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly a ferryboat for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Tiburon, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Tiburon is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 72.54% 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 Tiburon in 2010 was $99,710, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $398,840 for a family of four.
The people who call Tiburon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tiburon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Tiburon include German, English, Irish, Italian, Polish and Russian.
Tiburon also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 20.57%.
The most common language spoken in Tiburon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||3,897|
|TIBURON HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||69.77%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||30.23%|
|TYPE OF TIBURON HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||61.56%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||8.86%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||13.80%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||15.04%|
|SIZE OF TIBURON HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||10.04%|
|AGE OF TIBURON HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||4.57%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||42.41%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||51.32%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||1.71%|
|TIBURON REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$2,063,123|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,544|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $70,000||3.22%|
|$70,001 - $140,000||2.42%|
|$140,001 - $280,000||0.70%|
|$280,001 - $420,000||0.73%|
|$420,001 - $560,000||0.00%|
|$560,001 - $700,000||0.59%|
|$700,001 - $1,050,000||4.17%|
|$1,050,001 - $1,400,000||19.47%|
|PEOPLE OF TIBURON||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.05%|
|5 TO 17||17.46%|
|18 TO 24||5.36%|
|25 TO 34||6.08%|
|35 TO 54||26.36%|
|55 TO 64||14.58%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||26.10%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||96.98%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$130,661|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$99,710|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.29%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Professional, scientific, and technical services (21.76%)
Real estate (5.87%)
Information Technology (3.49%)
Public Service (3.29%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.47%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.27%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.16%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.03%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.41%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||7.42%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (18.60%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (80.94%)
Scandinavian languages (1.70%)
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