Alamo is a city located in Contra Costa County California. With a 2020 population of 15,462, it is the 395th largest city in California and the 2890th largest city in the United States. Alamo is currently growing at a rate of 0.48% annually and its population has increased by 0.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,314 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, Alamo has a population density of 1,598 people per square mile.
The average household income in Alamo is $299,574 with a poverty rate of 4.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,770 per month, and the median house value is $1.71 Mn. The median age in Alamo is 49.7 years, 48.5 years for males, and 51 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alamowas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 93.94%.
85.12% of Alamo residents speak only English, while 14.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.26% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Alamo is Black, with 96.43% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Alamo is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.80%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Alamo
84.91% of Alamo residents were born in the United States, with 50.02% having been born in California. 4.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.