Emeryville is a city located in Alameda County California. With a 2020 population of 13,469, it is the 420th largest city in California and the 3239th largest city in the United States. Emeryville is currently growing at a rate of 2.14% annually and its population has increased by 4.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,905 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Emeryville has a population density of 10,609 people per square mile.
The average household income in Emeryville is $122,299 with a poverty rate of 12.84%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,497 per month, and the median house value is $538,300. The median age in Emeryville is 35.8 years, 35.2 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Emeryvillewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 81.70%.
66.47% of Emeryville residents speak only English, while 33.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 17.74% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Emeryville is Islander, with 28.89% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Emeryville is Hispanic, with 3.78% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.57%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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69.00% of Emeryville residents were born in the United States, with 33.88% having been born in California. 16.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.