South Pasadena, California

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Population in 2017: 25,888 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.6%
 
Males: 12,712  (49.1%)
Females: 13,176  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

40.7 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 91030.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $98,823 (it was $55,728 in 2000)
South Pasadena:

$98,823
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $56,833 (it was $32,620 in 2000)

South Pasadena city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: over $1,000,000 (it was $361,100 in 2000)
South Pasadena:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000; townhouses or other attached units: $703,226; in 2-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $568,500

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,650.

March 2019 cost of living index in South Pasadena: 147.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.2%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.3% for Black residents, 8.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.3% for other race residents, 8.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in South Pasadena, CA (2017)
    • 10,75041.2%White alone
    • 7,73829.6%Asian alone
    • 5,28320.2%Hispanic
    • 1,4095.4%Two or more races
    • 7562.9%Black alone
    • 1180.5%Other race alone
    • 650.2%American Indian alone
    • 190.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in South Pasadena detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in South Pasadena, California as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in South Pasadena is 3,268 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in South Pasadena by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.1)
1
(4.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.9)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(4.0)
3
(11.9)
9
(36.0)
7
(28.4)
3
(12.3)
8
(32.9)
6
(23.1)
6
(23.0)
3
(11.6)
4
(15.4)
3
(11.4)
7
(26.7)
2
(7.7)
2
(7.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
28
(111.0)
23
(91.6)
24
(96.1)
23
(93.5)
20
(81.8)
13
(53.5)
14
(54.0)
13
(49.9)
16
(61.7)
10
(38.4)
22
(83.7)
10
(38.1)
9
(34.7)
19
(73.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
13
(51.6)
15
(59.7)
3
(12.0)
9
(36.6)
6
(24.5)
4
(16.4)
13
(50.2)
8
(30.7)
10
(38.6)
15
(57.6)
5
(19.0)
10
(38.1)
6
(23.1)
11
(42.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
148
(587.0)
178
(708.8)
167
(668.9)
154
(625.8)
141
(576.4)
107
(440.0)
141
(544.0)
118
(453.1)
170
(655.4)
115
(441.6)
141
(536.4)
162
(617.0)
130
(500.8)
103
(397.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
409
(1,622)
360
(1,434)
179
(716.9)
271
(1,101)
265
(1,083)
262
(1,077)
281
(1,084)
277
(1,064)
347
(1,338)
328
(1,260)
536
(2,039)
447
(1,702)
315
(1,213)
360
(1,389)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
98
(388.7)
89
(354.4)
90
(360.5)
78
(317.0)
64
(261.6)
54
(222.0)
58
(223.8)
48
(184.3)
51
(196.6)
32
(122.9)
31
(117.9)
58
(220.9)
59
(227.3)
59
(227.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(11.9)
4
(15.9)
4
(16.0)
5
(20.3)
5
(20.4)
1
(4.1)
2
(7.7)
6
(23.0)
20
(77.1)
1
(3.8)
2
(7.6)
4
(15.2)
2
(7.7)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)183.9192.3164.4179.5152.0137.3144.1128.5150.6134.1166.6169.3130.7138.2

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City-data.com crime index in South Pasadena, CA

Crime rate in South Pasadena detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 46 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
California average:

1.99
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Ancestries: English (3.6%), American (3.2%), Italian (2.6%), Irish (2.0%), German (1.6%), Norwegian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 3.44 square miles.

Population density: 7,529 people per square mile   (high).

South Pasadena, California map

7,126 residents are foreign born (15.6% Asia, 6.0% Latin America).

This city:

27.3%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,257 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,491 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Alhambra, CA (2.5 miles , pop. 85,804).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southwest San Gabriel Valley, CA (4.1 miles , pop. 320,008).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (12.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Alhambra, CA (1.6 miles ),
San Marino, CA (1.6 miles ),
Pasadena, CA (1.8 miles ),
San Gabriel, CA (1.9 miles ),
Southwest San Gabriel Valley, CA (2.0 miles ),
East San Gabriel, CA (2.1 miles ),
Monterey Park, CA (2.1 miles ),
East Pasadena, CA (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 34.11 N, Longitude: 118.16 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,818 (-22.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,012 (14.4%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 626

Distribution of median household income in South Pasadena, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in South Pasadena, CA in 2017

Property values in South Pasadena, CA

South Pasadena satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
California:

4.6%
Historical population in South Pasadena, CA
Historical housing units in South Pasadena, CA

Population change in the 1990s: +369 (+1.5%).
Most common industries in South Pasadena, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.9%)
  • Health care (10.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.3%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.5%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.5%)
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.0%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (2.8%)
Most common occupations in South Pasadena, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Computer specialists (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Computer specialists (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Engineers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.9%)
  • Top executives (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Accountants and auditors (2.8%)
  • Art and design workers (2.8%)

Average climate in South Pasadena, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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South Pasadena, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 142. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

142
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.382. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.382
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 14.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.4
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.371. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.371
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 27.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.5
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00805. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00805
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

South Pasadena-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 719% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 93.1 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 102.2 miles away from South Pasadena center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 173.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/17/1994 at 12:30:55, a magnitude 6.8 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 11.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 24.2 miles away from South Pasadena center, causing 60 deaths (60 shaking deaths) and 7000 injuries
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK) earthquake occurred 46.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Los Angeles County (52) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 26
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 34, Floods: 14, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Earthquakes: 3, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
South Pasadena topographic map

Main business address for: Cogent, Inc. (SERVICES-COMPUTER INTEGRATED SYSTEMS DESIGN).

Hospitals and medical centers in South Pasadena:

  • STAFF BUILDERS SRVS (625 SOUTH FAIR OAKS AVE, STE 255)
  • BRAEWOOD CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL (1625 MERIDIAN AVE)
  • SOUTH PASADENA CONV. HOSPI (904 MISSION STREET)

Amtrak stations near South Pasadena:

  • 3 miles: PASADENA (150 S. ROBLES AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 6 miles: GLENDALE (400 W. CERRITOS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 7 miles: LOS ANGELES (800 N. ALAMEDA ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Pasadena:

  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Pasadena (about 3 miles; Pasadena, CA; Full-time enrollment: 2,934)
  • California Institute of Technology (about 3 miles; Pasadena, CA; FT enrollment: 2,246)
  • Pasadena City College (about 4 miles; Pasadena, CA; FT enrollment: 14,712)
  • California State University-Los Angeles (about 4 miles; Los Angeles, CA; FT enrollment: 17,545)
  • Occidental College (about 4 miles; Los Angeles, CA; FT enrollment: 2,276)
  • Art Center College of Design (about 5 miles; Pasadena, CA; FT enrollment: 2,346)
  • East Los Angeles College (about 6 miles; Monterey Park, CA; FT enrollment: 17,297)

Public high school in South Pasadena:

Private high school in South Pasadena:

  • ALMANSOR CENTER (Students: 142, Location: 625 FAIR OAKS AVE, Grades: 1-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in South Pasadena:

Private elementary/middle school in South Pasadena:

  • HOLY FAMILY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 320, Location: 1301 ROLLIN ST, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in South Pasadena

Library in South Pasadena:

  • SOUTH PASADENA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,636,406; Location: 1100 OXLEY ST.; 138,048 books; 6,021 audio materials; 7,624 video materials; 2 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 290 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Find businesses or current events & activities in South Pasadena at the official South Pasadena Chamber of Commerce web site:www.SouthPasChamber.com
  • Strongest Stations FM KPFK 90.7 Pacofa Foundation , AM 1150

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in South Pasadena: Arroyo Seco Golf Course (A), South Pasadena Public Library (B), South Pasadena City Hall (C), South Pasadena Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in South Pasadena: Cogent, Inc. (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in South Pasadena include: Calvary Presbyterian Church (A), Grace Brethren Church (B), Holy Family Catholic Church (C), Oneonto Congregational Church (D), South Pasadena Chinese Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in South Pasadena include: Eddie Park (1), Garfield Park (2), South Pasadena Historic District (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Bissell House Bed & Breakfast (201 Orange Grove Avenue).

Birthplace of: Joel McCrea - Actor, Derek Bloom - Rock drummer, Larry Mullins - College football coach, Meredith Baxter - (born 1947), Bob Long (linebacker) - Football player, Cheryl Walker - Actress.

Los Angeles County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.2%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.8%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in South Pasadena in 2010:

  • 151 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in South Pasadena in 2000:

  • 116 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 60 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 6 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

Banks with most branches in South Pasadena (2011 data):

  • Comerica Bank: South Pasadena Banking Center at 824 Fair Oaks Avenue, branch established on 2010/06/28. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • Bank of the West: South Pasadena Branch at 1833 North Atlantic Boulevard, branch established on 1969/08/04. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: South Pasadena Branch at 1000 Fair Oaks, branch established on 1936/10/28. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • U.S. Bank National Association: South Pasadena Branch at 1153 Fair Oaks Avenue, branch established on 1979/04/30. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • East West Bank: South Pasadena Branch at 1001 Fair Oaks Ave, branch established on 1972/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/14: Bank assets: $21,962.4 mil, Deposits: $17,501.8 mil, headquarters in Pasadena, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: East West Bancorp, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: South Pasadena Branch at 1305 Fair Oaks Avenue, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Citizens Business Bank: South Pasadena Branch at 901 Fair Oaks Avenue, branch established on 1994/08/15. Info updated 2011/03/30: Bank assets: $6,475.4 mil, Deposits: $4,625.6 mil, headquarters in Ontario, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: Cvb Financial Corp.
  • Pacific Western Bank: South Pasadena Branch at 625 Fair Oaks Avenue Ste 175, branch established on 1982/10/04. Info updated 2011/03/14: Bank assets: $5,513.1 mil, Deposits: $4,614.5 mil, headquarters in Los Angeles, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 78 total offices, Holding Company: Capgen Capital Group Ii Lp
  • Bank of America, National Association: South Pasadena Branch at 929 Fair Oaks Avenue, branch established on 1934/12/23. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

For population 15 years and over in South Pasadena:

Marital status in South Pasadena, CA
  • Never married: 33.9%
  • Now married: 50.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in South Pasadena:

  • High school or higher: 95.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 62.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 29.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - South Pasadena
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Neighborhoods in South Pasadena:

(South Pasadena, California Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for South Pasadena, CA (based on Los Angeles County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,542,994275
Evangelical Protestant814,6113,249
Other451,5941,023
Mainline Protestant229,056860
Black Protestant112,338290
Orthodox63,51776
None4,604,495-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2,084
This county:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 32
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 567
Los Angeles County:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1,206
Here:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7,008
This county:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Los Angeles County:

7.5%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

20.4%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Los Angeles County:

18.6%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
South Pasadena:

55.2%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

54.2%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.3
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.4%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
South Pasadena:

13.0%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.5%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
South Pasadena:

60.9%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
South Pasadena:

82.7%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of South Pasadena, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 31$271,376$105,0490$0
Firefighters 21$193,155$110,3740$0
Police - Other 11$48,551$52,96517$19,898
Local Libraries 10$48,600$58,32028$40,713
Streets and Highways 9$48,179$64,2390$0
Water Supply 9$43,679$58,2390$0
Financial Administration 8$42,904$64,3564$4,511
Other Government Administration 5$40,756$97,81410$20,724
Welfare 5$23,670$56,80810$21,023
Housing and Community Development (Local) 4$28,972$86,9164$4,936
Other and Unallocable 3$17,494$69,9760$0
Parks and Recreation 2$11,683$70,0986$11,315
Sewerage 1$3,382$40,5840$0
Fire - Other 0$0 2$5,149
Correction 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 119$822,401$82,93181$128,269

South Pasadena government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,180,000 ($84.21)
    Water Utilities: $2,155,000 ($83.24)
    Police Protection: $535,000 ($20.67)
    Housing and Community Development: $393,000 ($15.18)
    Sewerage: $341,000 ($13.17)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,726,000 ($259.81)
    Central Staff Services: $4,274,000 ($165.10)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,061,000 ($156.87)
    Water Utilities: $4,025,000 ($155.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,886,000 ($111.48)
    Regular Highways: $1,662,000 ($64.20)
    Libraries: $1,535,000 ($59.29)
    Financial Administration: $1,300,000 ($50.22)
    Sewerage: $886,000 ($34.22)
    Transit Utilities: $632,000 ($24.41)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $280,000 ($10.82)
    Health - Other: $271,000 ($10.47)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $255,000 ($9.85)
    General - Other: $143,000 ($5.52)
    Housing and Community Development: $85,000 ($3.28)
    Parking Facilities: $32,000 ($1.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $2,083,000 ($80.46)
    Local Fire Protection: $159,000 ($6.14)
    Parks and Recreation: $127,000 ($4.91)
    Central Staff Services: $89,000 ($3.44)
    Transit Utilities: $54,000 ($2.09)
    Libraries: $12,000 ($0.46)
    Health - Other: $10,000 ($0.39)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($0.15)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,550,000 ($368.90)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $374,000 ($14.45)

South Pasadena government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $1,710,000 ($66.05)
    Sewerage: $955,000 ($36.89)
    Other: $580,000 ($22.40)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $401,000 ($15.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $143,000 ($5.52)
    Highways: $16,000 ($0.62)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,447,000 ($55.89)
    Fines and Forfeits: $538,000 ($20.78)
    Interest Earnings: $451,000 ($17.42)
    Rents: $428,000 ($16.53)
    General Revenue - Other: $115,000 ($4.44)
    Donations From Private Sources: $23,000 ($0.89)
    Sale of Property: $20,000 ($0.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,907,000 ($266.80)
    Transit Utilities: $687,000 ($26.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,148,000 ($82.97)
    Highways: $722,000 ($27.89)
    General Local Government Support: $82,000 ($3.17)
  • Tax - Property: $11,134,000 ($430.08)
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,458,000 ($172.20)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,572,000 ($99.35)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $347,000 ($13.40)
    Other License: $289,000 ($11.16)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $102,000 ($3.94)
    Other: $48,000 ($1.85)

South Pasadena government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,510,000 ($290.10)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,265,000 ($280.63)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $245,000 ($9.46)

South Pasadena government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $33,828,000 ($1306.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,965,000 ($771.21)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,261,000 ($87.34)

3.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($67,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.12%
California average:

5.03%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,909 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.05%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Orange County, CA  0.44% ($64,742 average AGI)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.27% ($44,592)
from Riverside County, CA  0.16% ($46,622)


3.70% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($71,222 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
California average:

5.21%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,510 average AGI)
Los Angeles County:

0.06%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Orange County, CA  0.53% ($74,627 average AGI)
to San Bernardino County, CA  0.44% ($47,062)
to Riverside County, CA  0.25% ($57,313)
Businesses in South Pasadena, CA
NameCountNameCount
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill1New Balance1
Baskin-Robbins1Panda Express1
Blockbuster1Papa John's Pizza1
Decora Cabinetry2RadioShack1
El Pollo Loco1Rite Aid1
FedEx4Safeway1
GNC1Starbucks3
Jamba Juice1Subway1
KFC1T-Mobile2
Kroger1UPS3
MasterBrand Cabinets4Vons2
McDonald's1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in South Pasadena:

  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 25 kW; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRLA (870 AM; 20 kW; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMRB (1430 AM; 5 kW; SAN GABRIEL, CA; Owner: POLYETHNIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAZN (1300 AM; 5 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Pasadena:

  • KZLA-FM (93.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KPWR (105.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLSX (97.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KUSC (91.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KKLA-FM (99.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NEW INSPIRATION BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRTH-FM (101.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KPCC (89.3 FM; PASADENA, CA; Owner: PASADENA AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KBIG-FM (104.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KHHT (92.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMZT-FM (105.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KTWV (94.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KPFK (90.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC)
  • K216EM (91.1 FM; ARCADIA, CA; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South Pasadena:

  • KCBS-TV (Channel 2; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTLA-TV (Channel 5; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTLA INC.)
  • KABC-TV (Channel 7; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ABC HOLDING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNBC (Channel 4; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (KNBC-TV), INC.)
  • KCAL-TV (Channel 9; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • KMEX-TV (Channel 34; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KMEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KAZA-TV (Channel 54; AVALON, CA; Owner: PAPPAS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE LLC)
  • KSCI (Channel 18; LONG BEACH, CA; Owner: KSLS, INC.)
  • KDOC-TV (Channel 56; ANAHEIM, CA; Owner: GOLDEN ORANGE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KOCE-TV (Channel 50; HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES, COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KXLA (Channel 44; RANCHO PALOS VERDES, CA; Owner: RANCHO PALOS VERDES BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KCET (Channel 28; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KFTR (Channel 46; ONTARIO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA LOS ANGELES LLC)
  • KTTV (Channel 11; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KWHY-TV (Channel 22; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF LOS ANGELES LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KVEA (Channel 52; CORONA, CA; Owner: ESTRELLA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCOP-TV (Channel 13; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTBN-TV (Channel 40; SANTA ANA, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KSFV-LP (Channel 26; SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • KLCS (Channel 58; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: LOS ANGELES UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KHTV-LP (Channel 48; INLAND EMPIRE, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • KLAU-LP (Channel 66; REDLANDS, CA; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • KNET-LP (Channel 38; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of South Pasadena fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 27.5mTotal length
  • $1,567,000Total costs
  • 900,000Total average daily traffic
  • 17,480Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in South Pasadena, CA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 111930-1939
  • 51940-1949
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for South Pasadena, CA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1422 Mission St (Lat: 34.116111 Lon: -118.152028), Call Sign: WIJ556, Licensee ID: L00007682,
    Assigned Frequencies: 482.912 MHz, 482.937 MHz, 482.987 MHz, 483.137 MHz, 483.212 MHz, 483.262 MHz, 483.362 MHz, 483.437 MHz, 483.562 MHz, 483.587 MHz... (+29 more), Grant Date: 06/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/09/2023, Registrant: County Of Los Angeles, 1110 N Eastern Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90063, Phone: (323) 267-3004, Fax: (323) 262-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 34.115861 Lon: -118.160778, Call Sign: WQCP256,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.612 MHz, 451.437 MHz, Grant Date: 04/20/2005, Expiration Date: 04/20/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/20/2015, Certifier: Jesse Barajas, Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 34.075833 Lon: -118.376667, Call Sign: WQOW508,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.412 MHz, 456.462 MHz, 456.687 MHz, 457.287 MHz, 457.637 MHz, 457.887 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2012, Expiration Date: 02/15/2022, Certifier: Jackson Douglas, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 34.108167 Lon: -118.153500, Call Sign: WQUC756,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.950 MHz, 451.950 MHz, 451.400 MHz, 452.725 MHz, 456.325 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2014, Expiration Date: 06/04/2024, Certifier: Tad Shaw, Registrant: Public Safety Czar, Po Box 27740, Las Vegas, NV 89126, Phone: (800) 344-8140, Fax: (702) 552-5757, Email:
  • BILIKE TANK, Lat: 34.108889 Lon: -118.163139, Call Sign: WRCA356,
    Assigned Frequencies: 470.987 MHz, 473.987 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2019, Expiration Date: 08/18/2019, Certifier: Mike Neff, Registrant: Commline Inc, 13700 Cimarron Ave, Gardena, CA 90249, Phone: (661) 374-4452, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • CA-LOS0099A, 701 S. La Portada (Lat: 34.109028 Lon: -118.163250), Type: Tank, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQLN649,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 18115.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 22075.0 MHz, 18115.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/16/2010, Expiration Date: 03/16/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CA-LOS5942A, 625 Fair Oaks Ave. Suite 16 (Lat: 34.118083 Lon: -118.150889), Type: Bant, Structure height: 18.1 m, Overall height: 20.1 m, Call Sign: WQMH803,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/10/2010, Expiration Date: 08/10/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CA-LOS5920A, 2130 Huntington Drive (Lat: 34.106389 Lon: -118.136028), Type: Bant, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 15.7 m, Call Sign: WQMH858,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23275.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/11/2010, Expiration Date: 08/11/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • CA-LOS6234A, 1499 Huntington Dr. (Lat: 34.103806 Lon: -118.150556), Type: Bant, Structure height: 22.9 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WQMH919,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21925.0 MHz, 22075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/11/2010, Expiration Date: 08/11/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • SAN MARINO, 1499 Huntington Dr (Lat: 34.103889 Lon: -118.150333), Overall height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: WLR275,
    Assigned Frequencies: 18130.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2014, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

263 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in South Pasadena)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in South Pasadena)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$587,358151$563,903684$403,06241$344,3438$1,576,28445$348,125
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$514,33324$628,79476$422,9672$244,0000$04$301,565
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$604,09022$482,194156$437,6358$420,3281$497,60011$352,636
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$405,00032$530,062121$444,5666$457,8330$010$535,437
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$208,0009$432,44433$389,2163$675,0000$03$254,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4805.00 , 4806.00, 4807.02, 4807.03, 4807.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$463,5431$400,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$425,0001$340,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$516,5100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4805.00 , 4806.00, 4807.02, 4807.03, 4807.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in South Pasadena, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in South Pasadena, CA - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 35. The highest number of reported fires - 56 took place in 2009, and the least - 6 in 2006. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in South Pasadena, CA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (50.6%), and Outside Fires (26.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in South Pasadena, CA
    • 24850.6%Structure Fires
    • 12826.1%Outside Fires
    • 7014.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 449.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for South Pasadena, CA
Most common first names in South Pasadena, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary15082.6 years
John13676.8 years
William13076.6 years
Helen10181.3 years
Robert9976.1 years
Charles8977.7 years
Dorothy8682.5 years
Margaret8582.6 years
James8476.4 years
Ruth8082.7 years
Most common last names in South Pasadena, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5677.3 years
Jones4177.9 years
Johnson3880.1 years
Williams2480.8 years
Brown2380.2 years
Miller2379.7 years
Anderson2281.8 years
Lee2078.7 years
Wilson1974.1 years
Watson1976.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in South Pasadena, CA
  • 79.3%Utility gas
  • 18.2%Electricity
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in South Pasadena, CA
  • 67.7%Utility gas
  • 29.1%Electricity
  • 2.1%No fuel used
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Coal or coke


South Pasadena compared to California state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

South Pasadena on our top lists:

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  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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