Alameda County, CA

Current Temperature ° Population 1,554,720

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 12.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 42.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 45.1%

Registered Offenders

33.59% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,625 offenders in Alameda County
  • 10.45 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $689,000
  • Median Sales Price: $670,000
  • Foreclosures: 1,006
  • Homes For Sale: 413
  • Homes For Rent: 46

Environmental Hazards

4,152 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 121
  • Registered Polluters: 216
  • Superfunds: 201
  • Tanks & Spills: 3,614

Unemployment

Moderate 3.7%
  • California unemployment average: 4.7%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Crime view details

1,625 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$689,000 compared to September 2016
Median Sales Price
$670,000 compared to September 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    4%
  • Rented
    45.6%
  • Owned
    50.4%

413 Homes For Sale View All

$649,000
1876 Willow Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94579
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$389,900
7521 Weld St
Oakland, CA 94621
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$699,000
10990 Elvessa St
Oakland, CA 94605
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$555,000
1673 Paseo Laguna Seco
Livermore, CA 94551
3 Beds | 3 Baths

1,006 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$662,946  
$850,000
Orick St
Union City, CA 94587
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$365,000
Highland Ave
Oakland, CA 94606
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$367,757
Caliente Cir
San Leandro, CA 94578
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$660,891
6th St
Berkeley, CA 94710
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

3,438 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Alameda County, CA issued 3,438 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 3,438 permits, 1613 were issued for single family homes and 1,825 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Alameda County, CA issued 3,081 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 3,081 permits, 1391 were issued for single family homes and 1,690 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

46 Rental Properties View All

$3,075
43576 Bryant Street
Fremont, CA 94539
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,700
3290 Maguire
Dublin, CA 94568
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,700
2342 A 7th St.
Livermore, CA 94550
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,995
7 Commodore Drive #a254
Emeryville, CA 94608
1 Beds | 1 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

4152 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Alameda County, CA
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Alameda County, CA
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  • Superfunds
    in Alameda County, CA
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Alameda County, CA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Alameda County, CA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Alameda County, CA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.28 Average
    Alameda County, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.38°
  • February 49.85°
  • March 53.18°
  • April 56.97°
  • May 62.54°
  • June 68.31°
  • July 71.9°
  • August 72.1°
  • September 70.98°
  • October 63.23°
  • November 54.12°
  • December 49.54°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Alameda County, CA

Earthquakes
Alameda County, CA has a very high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Alameda County, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Alameda County, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Alameda County, CA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Alameda County, CA: $81,717

Unemployment

Unemployment in Alameda County is 3.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.7% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 32.14%
White Collar - 67.86%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

236 FCC Towers view all

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