Benicia, Solano County, California

Benicia is a city in Solano County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 27,930. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 12.9 square miles. An elevation is 33 feet (10.05 m) above sea level. The population density was 2,165 people per square mile. The median age was 43.3 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 93 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
27,930 residents
Population Change
+4% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
43.3 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
5.4% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
13,489 residents
Population Females
14,441 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
4.3% Asia, 3.3% Latin America, 1.3% Europe
Daytime Population Change
-723 (-2.6%)
Live and Work in the City
3,811 (28.1%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
3.3% (State: 5.5%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Benicia Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Benicia Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Benicia Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $554,237 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$291,137 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $653 – $980
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              137 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $3,833 (0.70%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,818 (0.50%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $89,207 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$21,590 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$13,445 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Diablo Valley College
                      about 9 miles
                      Pleasant Hill, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 13,015
                    • Solano Community College
                      about 13 miles
                      Fairfield, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,790
                    • Contra Costa College
                      about 13 miles
                      San Pablo, CA
                      FT enrollment: 4,249
                    • University of California-Berkeley
                      about 15 miles
                      Berkeley, CA
                      FT enrollment: 37,127
                    • Berkeley City College
                      about 15 miles
                      Berkeley, CA
                      FT enrollment: 3,146
                    • Saint Mary’s College of California
                      about 16 miles
                      Moraga, CA
                      FT enrollment: 4,200
                    • Napa Valley College
                      about 16 miles
                      Napa, CA
                      FT enrollment: 3,780

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • BENICIA HIGH
                      Students: 1,211
                      Location: 1101 MILITARY W.
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • COMMUNITY DAY
                      Students: 9
                      Location: 426 E. K ST.
                      Grades: 7-12
                    • LIBERTY HIGH
                      Location: 351 E. J ST.
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • BENICIA MIDDLE
                      Students: 1,185
                      Location: 1100 S.AMPTON RD.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • JOE HENDERSON ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 389
                      Location: 650 HASTINGS DR.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • MATTHEW TURNER ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 327
                      Location: 540 ROSE DR.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • MARY FARMAR ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 318
                      Location: 901 MILITARY W.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • ROBERT SEMPLE ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 275
                      Location: 2015 E. THIRD ST.
                      Grades: KG-5

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ST DOMINIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
                      Students: 344
                      Location: 935 E 5TH ST
                      Grades: PK-8
                    Benicia Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    44 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    28 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    0.99 policemen (State: 2.31)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Benicia Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              78 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.92 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              4 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.10 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              21 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.52 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              91 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              2.24 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              221 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              5.43 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Benicia

                              • BENICIA DIALYSIS CENTER
                                560 FIRST STREET BLDG D103
                              • ALHAMBRA CONV HOSPITAL
                                Nursing Home, about 5 miles away
                                MARTINEZ, CA
                              • MODIFIED HOME HEALTH SERVICES
                                Home Health Center, about 5 miles away
                                VALLEJO, CA
                              • CONTRA COSTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals
                                about 5 miles away
                                MARTINEZ, CA
                              • HEARTWOOD AVENUE HEALTHCARE
                                Nursing Home, about 5 miles away
                                VALLEJO, CA
                              • MARY’S HELP HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC
                                Home Health Center, about 5 miles away
                                VALLEJO, CA
                              • GREENFIELDS I ICF-DDN
                                Hospital, about 5 miles away
                                VALLEJO, CA
                              • TWIN RESIDENTIAL
                                Hospital, about 5 miles away
                                VALLEJO, CA

                              Amtrak Stations in Benicia

                              • 4 miles: MARTINEZ (401 FERRY ST.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
                              • 7 miles: VALLEJO-MARINE WORLD (VALLEJO, 1000 FAIRGROUNDS DR.)
                                Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
                              • 14 miles: RICHMOND (16TH ST. & MACDONALD AVE.)
                                Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

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                                  Other Information

                                  Benicia by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)


                                        Natural Disasters in Benicia


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            745% (Greater then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            18 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            15 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            2 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Benicia: 94510, 94591
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