Stanford is a city located in Santa Clara County California. With a 2020 population of 22,618, it is the 323rd largest city in California and the 2055th largest city in the United States. Stanford is currently growing at a rate of 3.35% annually and its population has increased by 6.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,150 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Stanford has a population density of 8,239 people per square mile.
The average household income in Stanford is $139,306 with a poverty rate of 18.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,666 per month, and the median house value is $2.00 Mn. The median age in Stanford is 22.5 years, 22.9 years for males, and 21.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Stanfordwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
60.81% of Stanford residents speak only English, while 39.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 17.06% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Stanford is Multiple, with 32.64% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Stanford is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.82%.
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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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72.94% of Stanford residents were born in the United States, with 31.63% having been born in California. 19.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.