Los Altos, California Population 2019

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201730,743-12-0.04%
201630,755640.21%
201530,6913651.20%
201430,3262620.87%
201330,0642080.70%
201229,8563771.28%
201129,4794031.39%
201029,0761,3830.49%
200027,6931,3900.52%
199026,3035340.21%
198025,7697070.28%
197025,0625,3662.44%
196019,6960.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White19,730
Asian8,605
Two or More Races1,780
Some Other Race266
Black or African American97
American Indian and Alaska Native49

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Los Altos Ca Population Pyramid 2019

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Los Altos Ca Median Age

45.9


Total

46.5


Male

45.2


Female

Los Altos Ca Adults

There are 22,467 adults, (6,073 of whom are seniors) in Los Altos Ca.

Los Altos Ca Age Dependency

86.2

Age Dependency Ratio

37

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Los Altos Ca Sex Ratio

Female

16,103

52.75%

Male

14,424

47.25%

Los Altos Ca Households and Families

Los Altos Ca Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Los Altos Ca Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
Female83.3%16.7%
All83%17%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Male63.3%36.7%

83.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Los Altos Ca Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,5912.8683
Married7,7283.2687.4
Non Family2,0021.2167.3
Female7143.1683.3
Male1472.9263.3

3.18

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

1.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Los Altos Ca Households

Los Altos Ca Education

Los Altos Ca Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1190.56%
9th to 12th Grade1760.82%
High School Graduate8473.97%
Some College1,6277.62%
Associates Degree1,0064.71%
Bachelors Degree7,12233.35%
Graduate Degree10,45748.97%

Los Altos Ca Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,01013,83211,392
Asian6,0045,9295,164
Hispanic790750561
Multiple Races493493397
Other Race119119100
Black767464
Native American7

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 86.01%.

Los Altos Ca Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$125,036$170,733$79,761
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$65,353$
Some College$62,716$62,639$62,750
Bachelors Degree$106,250$156,753$57,857
Graduate Degree$156,160$191,410$107,347

$125,036

Average Earnings

$170,733

Average Male

$79,761

Average Female

Los Altos Ca Language

Los Altos Ca Language by Age

Los Altos Ca Language

69.43% of Los Altos Ca residents speak only English, while 30.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian, which is spoken by 13.99% of the population.

Los Altos Ca Poverty

Los Altos Ca Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,4744722.55%
Asian8,5423263.82%
Multiple1,7701216.84%
Hispanic1,325483.62%
Black921617.39%
Other26620.75%

3.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.05%

Male Poverty Rate

3.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Los Altos Ca

The race most likely to be in poverty in Los Altos Ca is Black, with 17.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Los Altos Ca is Other, with 0.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.06%.

Los Altos Ca Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.54%
High School9.73%
Some College5.56%
Bachelors or Greater2.61%

Los Altos Ca Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.78%
Male Unemployed16.61%
Male Employed0.95%
Female Employed0.55%

Los Altos Ca Income

Los Altos Ca Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$208,309$280,162
Families$230,729$310,630
Married Families$250,000$
Non Families$98,158$137,954

Los Altos Ca Marital Status

Los Altos Ca Marital Status

Marriage Rates

67.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.9%

Male Marriage Rate

64.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Los Altos Ca Married by Age and Sex

Los Altos Ca Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Los Altos Ca Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Los Altos Ca Veterans

Los Altos Ca Veterans by War

1,191

Number of Veterans

1,084

Male Veterans

107

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam374
Korea262
World War II186
First Gulf War143
Second Gulf War17

Los Altos Ca Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+671
65 to 74296
35 to 54135
55 to 6478
18 to 3411

Los Altos Ca Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1187.27%
Asian610.97%
Hispanic364.06%
2 or More101.71%
Black22.63%

Los Altos Ca Veterans by Education

1.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Los Altos Ca Employment Status

Los Altos Ca Employment by Age

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Los Altos Ca Employment by Race

Los Altos Ca Employment by Education

Los Altos Ca Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

42.96%

Born in California

72.88%

Native Born

27.12%

Foreign Born

9.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

72.88% of Los Altos Ca residents were born in the United States, with 42.96% having been born in California. 9.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.