San Leandro is a city located in Alameda County California. With a 2020 population of 92,220, it is the 88th largest city in California and the 392nd largest city in the United States. San Leandro is currently growing at a rate of 0.66% annually and its population has increased by 1.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 91,008 in 2020. Spanning over 16 miles, San Leandro has a population density of 6,913 people per square mile.
The average household income in San Leandro is $99,905 with a poverty rate of 9.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,759 per month, and the median house value is $624,900. The median age in San Leandro is 40.7 years, 40.1 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of San Leandrowas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 93.29%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 37.63%.
48.70% of San Leandro residents speak only English, while 51.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 27.89% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in San Leandro is Native, with 20.53% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in San Leandro is Multiple, with 4.69% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.90%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in San Leandro
64.11% of San Leandro residents were born in the United States, with 51.64% having been born in California. 13.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.