Berkeley, Alameda County, California

Berkeley is a city in Alameda County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 118,853. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 10.5 square miles. An elevation is 150 feet (45.72 m) above sea level. The population density was 11,364 people per square mile. The median age was 32.5 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 99 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
118,853 residents
Population Change
+15.7% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
32.5 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
19.1% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
59,089 residents
Population Females
59,764 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
8.2% Asia, 4.5% Europe, 3.9% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
+24,788 (+20.5%)
Live and Work in the City
27,283 (44.8%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
3.4% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data

 

    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers

     

      Berkeley Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)

       

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

         

          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Berkeley Residents

           

            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

             
              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $551,270
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $888,300 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$514,000 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              $1,460
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $538 – $1,864
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $924
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              157 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $6,967 (0.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $5,283 (0.60%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $73,462 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$28,977 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              $43,070
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$12,593 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)

               

                Males 25 Years and Older

                 

                  Females 25 Years and Older

                   

                    List of Largest Colleges & Universities

                    • University of California-Berkeley
                      Full-time enrollment: 37,127
                      Location: 200 California Hall
                      Public
                      Website: www.berkeley.edu
                      Offers Doctor’s degree
                    • Berkeley City College
                      FT enrollment: 3,146
                      Location: 2050 Center Sreet
                      Public
                      Website: www.berkeleycitycollege.edu/wp/
                    • The Wright Institute
                      FT enrollment: 438
                      Location: 2728 Durant Ave
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.wi.edu
                      Offers Doctor’s degree
                    • Graduate Theological Union
                      FT enrollment: 242
                      Location: 2400 Ridge Rd
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: WWW.GTU.EDU
                      Offers Doctor’s degree
                    • Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College-Berkeley
                      FT enrollment: 227
                      Location: 2550 Shattuck Avenue
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.aimc.edu
                      Offers Master’s degree
                    • Pacific School of Religion
                      FT enrollment: 134
                      Location: 1798 Scenic Ave
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.psr.edu
                      Offers Doctor’s degree
                    • Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary
                      FT enrollment: 85
                      Location: 2770 Marin Ave
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.plts.edu
                      Offers Master’s degree
                    • Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology
                      FT enrollment: 69
                      Location: 2301 Vine Street
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.dspt.edu
                      Offers Master’s degree
                    • Starr King School for Ministry
                      FT enrollment: 67
                      Location: 2441 Le Conte AVE
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.sksm.edu
                      Offers Master’s degree
                    • Church Divinity School of the Pacific
                      FT enrollment: 54
                      Location: 2451 Ridge Road
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.cdsp.edu
                      Offers Doctor’s degree
                    • American Baptist Seminary of the West
                      FT enrollment: 43
                      Location: 2606 Dwight Way
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.absw.edu
                      Offers Doctor’s degree
                    • Franciscan School of Theology
                      FT enrollment: 31
                      Location: 1712 Euclid Ave
                      Private, not-for-profit
                      Website: www.fst.edu
                      Offers Master’s degree

                    Other Colleges & Universities

                    • Laney College
                      about 6 miles
                      Oakland, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 5,668
                    • College of Alameda
                      about 7 miles
                      Alameda, CA
                      FT enrollment: 3,071
                    • Contra Costa College
                      about 8 miles
                      San Pablo, CA
                      FT enrollment: 4,249
                    • Merritt College
                      about 9 miles
                      Oakland, CA
                      FT enrollment: 2,842
                    • Academy of Art University
                      about 10 miles
                      San Francisco, CA
                      FT enrollment: 12,352
                    • Saint Mary’s College of California
                      about 10 miles
                      Moraga, CA
                      FT enrollment: 4,200
                    • University of San Francisco
                      about 12 miles
                      San Francisco, CA
                      FT enrollment: 9,190

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • BERKELEY HIGH
                      Students: 784
                      Location: 1980 ALLSTON WAY
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • BERKELEY TECHNOLOGY ACADEMY
                      Students: 34
                      Location: 2701 MLK JR. WAY
                      Grades: 10-12
                    • REALM CHARTER HIGH
                      Location: 2023 EIGHTH ST.
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Charter school
                    • ASPIRE CALIFORNIA COLLEGE PREPARATORY ACADEMY
                      Location: 2125 JEFFERSON AVE.
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Charter school

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • ST MARY’S COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL
                      Students: 619
                      Location: 1294 ALBINA AVE
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • MAYBECK HIGH SCHOOL
                      Students: 116
                      Location: 2727 COLLEGE AVE
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • MARTIN LUTHER KING MIDDLE
                      Students: 864
                      Location: 1781 ROSE ST.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • WILLARD MIDDLE
                      Students: 446
                      Location: 2425 STUART ST.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • LONGFELLOW ARTS AND TECHNOLOGY MIDDLE
                      Students: 419
                      Location: 1500 DERBY ST.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • THOUSAND OAKS ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 259
                      Location: 840 COLUSA AVE.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • CRAGMONT ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 248
                      Location: 830 REGAL RD.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • ROSA PARKS ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE MAGNET
                      Students: 241
                      Location: 920 ALLSTON WAY
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • MALCOLM X ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 228
                      Location: 1731 PRINCE ST.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • BERKELEY ARTS MAGNET AT WHITTIER
                      Students: 226
                      Location: 1645 MILVIA ST.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 191
                      Location: 2300 MLK JR. WAY
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • JEFFERSON ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 180
                      Location: 1400 ADA ST.
                      Grades: KG-5

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ECOLE BILINGUE DE BERKELEY
                      Students: 546
                      Location: 1009 HEINZ AVE
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • SCHOOL OF THE MADELEINE
                      Students: 313
                      Location: 1225 MILVIA ST
                      Grades: KG-8
                    • THE BERKELEY SCHOOL
                      Students: 287
                      Location: 1310 UNIVERSITY AVE
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • BLACK PINE CIRCLE SCHOOL
                      Students: 252
                      Location: 2027 7TH ST
                      Grades: KG-8
                    • BERKWOOD HEDGE SCHOOL
                      Students: 105
                      Location: 1809 BANCROFT WAY
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • THE ACADEMY
                      Students: 96
                      Location: 2722 BENVENUE AVE
                      Grades: KG-8
                    • WALDEN CENTER & SCHOOL
                      Students: 80
                      Location: 2446 MCKINLEY AVE
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • SHU REN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
                      Students: 55
                      Location: 1333 UNIVERSITY AVE
                      Grades: PK-4
                    • GLOBAL MONTESSORI INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
                      Students: 51
                      Location: 2314 BANCROFT WAY
                      Grades: PK-5
                    • THE CROWDEN SCHOOL
                      Students: 49
                      Location: 1475 ROSE ST
                      Grades: 4-8
                    Berkeley Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    260 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    172 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    1.43 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

                             
                              Berkeley Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              364 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.50 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              5 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.03 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              97 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.67 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              232 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.60 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              1,299 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              8.94 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City
                              46,875

                              Hospitals in Berkeley

                              • ALTA BATES SUMMIT MEDICAL CENTER – ALTA BATES CAMP
                                Voluntary non-profit – Private
                                provides emergency services
                                2450 ASHBY AVE
                              • BUILD HOME
                                2110 SEVENTH STREET
                              • ALTA BATES – HERRICK HOSPITAL D/P SNF
                                2001 DWIGHT WAY
                              • ALTA BATES SUMMIT MED CTR – HERRICK CAMPUS D/P SNF
                                2001 DWIGHT WAY
                              • ASHBY CARE CENTER
                                2270 ASHBY AVE.
                              • BERKELEY PINES CARE CENTER, INC
                                2223 ASHBY AVE
                              • CHAPARRAL HOUSE
                                1309 ALLSTON WAY
                              • ELMWOOD CARE CENTER
                                2829 SHATTUCK AVENUE
                              • KYAKAMEENA SANITORIUM
                                2131 CARLETON STREET
                              • BERKELEY DIALYSIS CENTER
                                2920 TELEGRAPH AVENUE
                              • FMC BERKELEY
                                2895 7TH STREET

                              Amtrak Stations in Berkeley

                              • BERKELEY (3RD ST. & UNIVERSITY AVE.)
                                Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

                              Average Travel Time to Work

                               

                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                 
                                  Other Information

                                  Berkeley by Race (According to 2015)

                                   

                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)

                                     

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

                                       

                                        Natural Disasters in Berkeley

                                         

                                          Air Quality Information

                                           
                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            743% (Greater then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            16 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            14 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            2 pc.
                                            Google Map of Berkeley
                                            ZIP Codes for Berkeley: 94608, 94609, 94618, 94702, 94703, 94704, 94705, 94708, 94709, 94720
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