In 2020, Palo Alto, CA had a population of 68k people with a median age of 42.6 and a median household income of $174,003. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Palo Alto, CA grew from 66,573 to 67,973, a 2.1% increase and its median household income grew from $158,271 to $174,003, a 9.94% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Palo Alto, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (53%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (33.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.52%), White (Hispanic) (3.35%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.89%).
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.
84.9% of the residents in Palo Alto, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Palo Alto, CA are Sofia University (814 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Palo Alto, CA was $2M, and the homeownership rate was 56.3%. Most people in Palo Alto, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Palo Alto, CA was 2 cars per household.