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Alhambra, CA (California) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $597,200 (it was $204,300 in 2000)
Alhambra:

$597,200
California:

$509,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $481,500 - $709,000

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $670,954
Here:

$670,954
State:

$697,940

Townhouses or other attached units: $553,857
Here:

$553,857
State:

$618,365

In 2-unit structures: $859,425
Here:

$859,425
State:

$938,396

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $781,944
Here:

$781,944
State:

$619,611

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $470,642
Here:

$470,642
State:

$573,773

Mobile homes: $974,171
Here:

$974,171
State:

$121,346

Alhambra,CA index of house prices

Total population: 85,569 (All urban)

Houses: 32,017 (30,255 occupied: 11,545 owner occupied, 18,710 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

62%
State:

45%

Housing density: 4,201 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $702,189.

Median contract rent in 2017: $672 (lower quartile is $563, upper quartile is $1,586)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $1,611


Median gross rent in Alhambra, CA in 2017: $721

Housing units in Alhambra with a mortgage: 6,535 (322 second mortgage, 663 home equity loan, 194 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,010

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $114,886

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $63,293

Median monthly housing costs: $1,356


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Alhambra, California Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1948

Median year apartment built: 1964

Household type by relationship:

Households: 85,391
  • In family households: 71,860 (11,607 male householders, 9,360 female householders)
    14,523 spouses, 22,337 children (21,680 natural, 150 adopted, 507 stepchildren), 1,653 grandchildren, 2,430 brothers or sisters, 5,520 parents, 1,987 other relatives, 2,443 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 12,687 (3,019 male householders (2,133 living alone)), 6,269 female householders (4,981 living alone)), 3,399 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 844

Size of family households: 8,418 2-persons, 6,048 3-persons, 3,632 4-persons, 2,079 5-persons, 548 6-persons, 242 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,114 1-person, 1,719 2-persons, 361 3-persons, 94 4-persons.

9,605 married couples with children.
3,006 single-parent households (981 men, 2,025 women).

27.0% of residents of Alhambra speak English at home.
26.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (77% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
2.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
44.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (62% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 18% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 45,616 (53.4%)
(70.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.0
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

3.3
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Alhambra, California
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Alhambra, California
  • 169no bedroom
  • 3831 bedroom
  • 4,1082 bedrooms
  • 5,1963 bedrooms
  • 1,4304 bedrooms
  • 2595+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alhambra, California
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alhambra, California
  • 1,112no bedroom
  • 5,4151 bedroom
  • 8,5452 bedrooms
  • 2,8123 bedrooms
  • 6584 bedrooms
  • 1685+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Alhambra in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Alhambra in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 627no vehicle
  • 2,8991 vehicle
  • 4,4172 vehicles
  • 2,3443 vehicles
  • 9604 vehicles
  • 2985+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Alhambra in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Alhambra in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2,093no vehicle
  • 8,1451 vehicle
  • 6,2122 vehicles
  • 1,6033 vehicles
  • 4844 vehicles
  • 1735+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Alhambra, California
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Alhambra, California
  • 291 room
  • 3292 rooms
  • 1,4263 rooms
  • 2,6854 rooms
  • 2,4095 rooms
  • 2,1976 rooms
  • 1,2677 rooms
  • 4448 rooms
  • 7599+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alhambra, California
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alhambra, California
  • 1,1121 room
  • 3,0872 rooms
  • 6,5303 rooms
  • 4,2944 rooms
  • 1,8015 rooms
  • 1,3986 rooms
  • 2527 rooms
  • 428 rooms
  • 1949+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2017 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Alhambra, CA
  • Alhambra, CA household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Alhambra, CA in 2017
  • 2,100Less than $10,000
  • 3,217$10,000 to $19,999
  • 2,455$20,000 to $29,999
  • 2,517$30,000 to $39,999
  • 2,120$40,000 to $49,999
  • 2,395$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,245$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,520$75,000 to $99,999
  • 3,245$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2,737$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,142$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,562$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Alhambra, CA

  • Distribution of house value in Alhambra, CA in 2017
  • 88Less than $10,000
  • 5$20,000 to $24,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 16$30,000 to $34,999
  • 3$35,000 to $39,999
  • 6$40,000 to $49,999
  • 41$50,000 to $59,999
  • 15$60,000 to $69,999
  • 24$70,000 to $79,999
  • 11$80,000 to $89,999
  • 11$90,000 to $99,999
  • 6$100,000 to $124,999
  • 8$125,000 to $149,999
  • 8$150,000 to $174,999
  • 61$200,000 to $249,999
  • 116$250,000 to $299,999
  • 785$300,000 to $399,999
  • 2,837$400,000 to $499,999
  • 7,123$500,000 to $749,999
  • 1,319$750,000 to $999,999
  • 304$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 17$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 32$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Alhambra, CA

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Alhambra, CA in 2017
  • 6Less than $100
  • 7$100 to $149
  • 128$200 to $249
  • 59$250 to $299
  • 126$300 to $349
  • 37$350 to $399
  • 99$400 to $449
  • 64$450 to $499
  • 165$500 to $549
  • 118$550 to $599
  • 202$600 to $649
  • 186$650 to $699
  • 206$700 to $749
  • 174$750 to $799
  • 754$800 to $899
  • 1,365$900 to $999
  • 4,865$1,000 to $1,249
  • 3,878$1,250 to $1,499
  • 3,218$1,500 to $1,999
  • 878$2,000 to $2,499
  • 154$2,500 to $2,999
  • 51$3,000 to $3,499
  • 10$3,500 or more
  • 545No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 96.4%
Number of people working at home: 1,878 (4.5% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 84
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,784
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3,995
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5,891
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 5,627
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,953
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 7,746
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 1,300
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 2,343
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 5,041
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 3,123
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,372
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Alhambra

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 23,239 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 3,342 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 963 (3%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 30 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 4 (0%)
  • Railroad: 24 (0%)
  • Taxi: 487 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 95 (0%)
  • Walked: 559 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,694 (6%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 15.4%Males
  • 9.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 9.6%Males
  • 8.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.4%Males
  • 4.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • 3.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 5.8%Males
  • 7.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.5%Males
  • 6.1%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Alhambra, California
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Alhambra, California
  • 8,4032010 or later
  • 8,7492000 to 2009
  • 7,9071990 to 1999
  • 15,4751980 to 1989
  • 7,9471970 to 1979
  • 4,080Before 1970
Ancestries in Alhambra, CA

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 432 (0.7%)
  • German: 401 (0.6%)
  • Italian: 378 (0.6%)
  • Irish: 253 (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 127 (0.2%)
  • English: 118 (0.2%)
  • Russian: 106 (0.2%)
  • Iranian: 97 (0.2%)
  • Egyptian: 94 (0.2%)
  • European: 80 (0.1%)
  • African: 75 (0.1%)
  • Scottish: 62 (0.10%)
  • Armenian: 58 (0.09%)
  • Arab: 58 (0.09%)
  • Lebanese: 57 (0.09%)
  • Haitian: 46 (0.07%)
  • Swedish: 42 (0.07%)
  • French: 40 (0.06%)
  • Lithuanian: 39 (0.06%)
  • British: 32 (0.05%)
  • Greek: 32 (0.05%)
  • Australian: 29 (0.05%)
  • Polish: 27 (0.04%)
  • Norwegian: 26 (0.04%)
  • Ethiopian: 22 (0.04%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 21 (0.03%)
  • Slovak: 20 (0.03%)
  • Eastern European: 19 (0.03%)
  • Ukrainian: 19 (0.03%)
  • Dutch: 17 (0.03%)
  • Serbian: 16 (0.03%)
  • Scandinavian: 15 (0.02%)
  • Assyrian: 14 (0.02%)
  • Belgian: 13 (0.02%)
  • Portuguese: 13 (0.02%)
  • Hungarian: 12 (0.02%)
  • Basque: 8 (0.01%)
  • Brazilian: 8 (0.01%)
  • Northern European: 8 (0.01%)
  • Nigerian: 8 (0.01%)
  • Afghan: 8 (0.01%)
  • Czech: 7 (0.01%)
  • Belizean: 7 (0.01%)
  • Slavic: 6 (0.01%)
  • Croatian: 5 (0.01%)
  • Welsh: 4 (0.01%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Alhambra:

37.3% (15,769)
California:

5.8% (608,533)

Mexico
Alhambra:

13.6% (5,756)
California:

39.9% (4,196,887)

Vietnam
Alhambra:

13.6% (5,741)
California:

4.9% (516,046)

Taiwan
Alhambra:

7.2% (3,039)
California:

1.7% (176,288)

Hong Kong
Alhambra:

5.6% (2,375)
California:

1.0% (101,715)

Philippines
Alhambra:

4.0% (1,693)
California:

8.0% (842,233)

El Salvador
Alhambra:

2.5% (1,072)
California:

4.1% (428,905)

Korea
Alhambra:

2.5% (1,070)
California:

3.1% (326,935)

Indonesia
Alhambra:

2.0% (834)
California:

0.4% (40,964)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 34,554
  • Other state: 4,518
  • Northeast: 1,131
  • Midwest: 1,105
  • South: 1,045
  • West: 1,237

89.7% of Alhambra residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45.7% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68.8% lived in California.


Alhambra:

89.7%
State average:

87.0%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 1,442
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 147
  • 5th and 6th grade: 773
  • 7th and 8th grade: 360
  • 9th grade: 644
  • 10th grade: 189
  • 11th grade: 484
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 701
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 7,027
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,120
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,922
  • Associate degree: 2,133
  • Bachelor's degree: 6,776
  • Master's degree: 3,246
  • Professional school degree: 893
  • Doctorate degree: 302
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 2,238
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 379
  • 5th and 6th grade: 1,923
  • 7th and 8th grade: 546
  • 9th grade: 620
  • 10th grade: 359
  • 11th grade: 251
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 673
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 8,736
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,191
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,492
  • Associate degree: 2,967
  • Bachelor's degree: 8,937
  • Master's degree: 2,500
  • Professional school degree: 423
  • Doctorate degree: 176
Educational Attainment for Females
Alhambra marital status for males
Alhambra marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 14,234
  • One, attached: 4,337
  • Two: 765
  • 3 or 4: 2,138
  • 5 to 9: 4,588
  • 10 to 19: 2,776
  • 20 to 49: 1,854
  • 50 or more: 1,121
  • Mobile homes: 157
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 47

Median worth of mobile homes: $839,292

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 0.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 3.0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Alhambra
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Alhambra, CA
  • 61.0%Utility gas
  • 35.5%Electricity
  • 2.1%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Solar energy
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Alhambra, CA
  • 58.0%Electricity
  • 36.9%Utility gas
  • 3.3%No fuel used
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 273
Here:

4.9%
California:

8.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 354
Here:

12.6%
California:

8.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 572
Here:

10.0%
California:

15.1%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability