In 2021, Palo Alto, CA had a population of 68.6k people with a median age of 41.8 and a median household income of $194,782. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Palo Alto, CA grew from 67,973 to 68,624, a 0.958% increase and its median household income grew from $174,003 to $194,782, a 11.9% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Palo Alto, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (50%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (35%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.42%), White (Hispanic) (2.55%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.27%).
None of the households in Palo Alto, CA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
85.7% of the residents in Palo Alto, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Palo Alto, CA are Sofia University (673 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2021, the median property value in Palo Alto, CA was $2M, and the homeownership rate was 55.9%.
Most people in Palo Alto, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Palo Alto, CA was 2 cars per household.