Palo Alto

Overview for Palo Alto, CA

47,828 people live in Palo Alto, where the median age is 35.7 and the average individual income is $55,998. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

47,828

Total Population

35.7 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$55,998

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Palo Alto, CA

Palo Alto has 14,360 households, with an average household size of 3.32. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Palo Alto do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 47,828 people call Palo Alto home. The population density is 5,496.2 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

47,828

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35.7

Median Age

49.63 / 50.37%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
14,360

Total Households

3.32

Average Household Size

$55,998

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Palo Alto, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Palo Alto. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
School rating
Website
The Girls Middle School
The Girls' Middle School
Eastside College Preparatory School
Stratford School - Palo Alto
5/5
Duveneck Elementary
5/5
International School Of The Peninsula
Frank S. Greene Junior Middle
5/5
Hope Technology School
Headsup Child Development Center Palo Alto
Kehillah Jewish High School
Palo Verde Elementary
5/5

Around Palo Alto, CA

There's plenty to do around Palo Alto, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

41
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
79
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
19
Minimal Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Excellent Cheesecake, Wright Fit, and The Fitness Alchemists.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 18.66 miles 22 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 15.4 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 24.46 miles 24 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 21.63 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 13.89 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 18.5 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

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