Population Demographics for Palo Alto, California in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population64,403100
White41,35964
Asian17,46127
Hispanic or Latino3,9746
Two or More Races2,6974
Some Other Race1,4262
Black or African American1,1971
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander142Below 1%
Three or more races130Below 1%
American Indian121Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population31,49032,91364,403
White20,52320,83641,359
Asian8,2059,25617,461
Hispanic or Latino1,9232,0513,974
Two or More Races1,3281,3692,697
Some Other Race7097171,426
Black or African American6125851,197
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander6082142
Three or more races5872130
American Indian5368121

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Palo Alto

 
Total Population:64,403
Male Population:31,490
Female Population:32,913

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Palo Alto

 
Both sexes41
Male40
Female43

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Palo Alto

 
Total Population:63,820
Male Population:31,161
Under 5 years:1,822
5 to 9 years:2,189
10 to 14 years:2,293
15 to 17 years:1,409
18 and 19 years:426
20 years:144
21 years:161
22 to 24 years:913
25 to 29 years:2,071
30 to 34 years:1,907
35 to 39 years:2,120
40 to 44 years:2,376
45 to 49 years:2,765
50 to 54 years:2,334
55 to 59 years:2,038
60 and 61 years:676
62 to 64 years:966
65 and 66 years:569
67 to 69 years:733
70 to 74 years:959
75 to 79 years:840
80 to 84 years:708
85 years and over:742
Female Population:32,659
Under 5 years:1,684
5 to 9 years:2,182
10 to 14 years:2,118
15 to 17 years:1,374
18 and 19 years:385
20 years:134
21 years:153
22 to 24 years:799
25 to 29 years:1,749
30 to 34 years:1,880
35 to 39 years:2,337
40 to 44 years:2,653
45 to 49 years:2,821
50 to 54 years:2,418
55 to 59 years:2,009
60 and 61 years:727
62 to 64 years:1,110
65 and 66 years:613
67 to 69 years:935
70 to 74 years:1,226
75 to 79 years:1,033
80 to 84 years:986
85 years and over:1,333

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Palo Alto

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Palo Alto

 
Total:26,493
Family led homes:16,477
Husband-wife family:13,975
Other family:2,502
Population of male led with no wife present:659
Population female led with no husband present:1,843
Population of Nonfamily homes:10,016
Population living alone:7,982
Population not living alone:2,034

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Palo Alto with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:26,493
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:8,624
Population of family homes:8,585
Husband-wife family:7,143
Under 6 years only:1,626
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,260
6 to 17 years only:4,257
Other family:1,442
Male householder, no wife present:361
Under 6 years only:50
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:39
6 to 17 years only:272
Female led with no husband present:1,081
Under 6 years only:133
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:93
6 to 17 years only:855
Nonfamily households:39
Male led households:17
Under 6 years only:4
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:13
Female led householder:22
Under 6 years only:6
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:14
Households with no people under 18 years:17,869
Family households:7,892
Husband-wife family:6,832
Other family:1,060
Male led with no wife present:298
Female led with no husband present:762
Nonfamily households:9,977
Male led householder:4,455
Female led householder:5,522

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Palo Alto, by type

 
Total Home Population:26,493
Population of Family homes:16,477
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:73
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,512
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,822
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,622
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,625
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,324
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,766
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,180
Population of 85 year olds and over:553
Population of Nonfamily Homes:10,016
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:479
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,107
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,131
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,212
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:758
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:740
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,219
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,278
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,092

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Palo Alto containing people over 60

 
Total Population:26,493
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:10,060
1-person household:3,902
2-or-more-person household:6,158
Family households:5,669
Nonfamily households:489
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:16,433
1-person household:4,080
2-or-more-person household:12,353
Family homes:10,808
Nonfamily homes:1,545

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Palo Alto with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:26,493
Home has three or more generations:670
Home does not have three or more generations:25,823

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Palo Alto under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:15,068
Unmarried partner of home lead present:316
In family homes:302
Population of male led and male partner homes:19
Population of male led and female partner households:122
Population of female led and female partner households:34
Population of female led and male partner households:127
In nonfamily homes:14
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:8
Population of female led and female partner homes:2
Population of female led and male partner homes:4
No unmarried partner of home lead present:14,752
In family homes:14,722
Population of husband-wife family homes:12,871
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:391
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,460
In nonfamily homes:30

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Palo Alto

 
Total Population:50,163
Population Under 18 years:14,972
Population 18 years and over:35,191

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Palo Alto have lived in one place.

 
Total:26,493
Population of Owner occupied homes:14,766
Family home:11,197
Nonfamily homess:3,569
Male led home:1,240
Living alone:959
Not living alone:281
Female led home:2,329
Living alone:1,993
Not living alone:336
Population of Renter occupied homes:11,727
Family run homes:5,280
Husband-wife family:4,075
Other family:1,205
Male led with no wife present:331
Female led with no husband present:874
Nonfamily Homes:6,447
Male led homes:3,232
Male living alone:2,409
Male not living alone:823
Female led homes:3,215
Females living alone:2,621
Females not living alone:594