San Mateo, CA Demographic Data

San Mateo, CA Summary

San Mateo is located in San Mateo County in California
  • Population: 99,653
  • Area: 15.88 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 12.13 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 3.75 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 6,273.79 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 6.56 ft
  • Time Zone: Pacific Standard Time (GMT -8)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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San Mateo, CA Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
52,554
51%
50.8
Male
51,405
49%
49.2
Total Population
103,959
 
323,128,000

San Mateo, CA Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
6,265
6.0% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
5,802
5.6% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
5,461
5.3% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
5,017
4.8% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
5,920
5.7% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
17,417
16.8% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
16,099
15.5% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
14,684
14.1% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
5,931
5.7% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
4,762
4.6% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
9,161
8.8% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
4,685
4.5% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
2,755
2.7% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
82,697
79.5%
77.2
Female
42,403
51.3%
51.3
Male
40,294
48.7%
48.7
21 Years and over
80,200
77.1%
73.1
62 Years and over
19,223
18.5%
18.8
65 Years and over
16,601
16.0%
15.2
Female
9,446
56.9%
55.8
Male
7,155
43.1%
44.2
Median Age (years)
39
0.0%
0.0

San Mateo, CA Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
96,579
92.9% 
96.8
White
55,915
53.8% 
72.6
Black or African American
2,147
2.1% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
599
0.6% 
0.8
Asian
22,635
21.8% 
5.4
Asian Indian
2,002
1.9% 
1.2
Chinese
12,004
11.5% 
1.3
Filipino
4,544
4.4% 
0.9
Japanese
1,697
1.6% 
0.2
Korean
1,244
1.2% 
0.4
Vietnamese
313
0.3% 
0.6
Other Asian
831
0.8% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
2,076
2.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
 
0.0
Samoan
 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
 
0.1
Some Other Race
13,207
12.7% 
5.1
Two or More Races
7,380
7.1% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
26,299
25.3% 
17.8
Mexican
13,250
12.7% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
512
0.5% 
1.7
Cuban
437
0.4% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
12,100
11.6% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
77,660
74.7% 
82.2

San Mateo, CA Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
4,817
6.4% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
2,065
2.7% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
12,525
16.6% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
11,924
15.8% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
4,291
5.7% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
24,149
32.0% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
15,723
20.8% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
6,882
9.1%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
68,612
90.9%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
39,872
52.8%
31.2

San Mateo, CA Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
28,962
33.5%
33.7%
Now Married
44,290
51.2%
47.5
Divorced
8,332
9.6%
11.0%
Separated
1,186
1.4%
2.0
Widowed
3,661
4.2
5.8%

San Mateo, CA Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
56,099
57.4%
78.4%
Languages other than english
41,595
42.6%
21.6%
Spanish
19,615
20.1%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
6,007
6.1%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
15,247
15.6%
3.5%
Other Languages
726
0.7%
1.1%

San Mateo, CA Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
872
2.3%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
802
2.1%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
2,496
6.4%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
1,661
4.3%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
2,611
6.7%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
4,566
11.8%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
3,958
10.2%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
7,582
19.6%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
4,200
10.8%
5.8
$200,000 or more
9,962
25.7%
6.4
Median household income
114,444
 
57,617
Per capita income
58,351
 
31,128

San Mateo, CA Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
309
0.5%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
6,298
10.7%
9.8
Construction
3,434
5.8%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
11,209
19.0%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
5,037
8.5%
6.6
Information
2,584
4.4%
2.1
Manufacturing
5,314
9.0%
10.1
Other services except public administration
2,773
4.7%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
13,128
22.2%
11.4
Public administration
1,245
2.1%
4.6
Retail trade
4,563
7.7%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
2,045
3.5%
5.2
Wholesale trade
1,083
1.8%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
3,651
6.2%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
30,244
51.2%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
4,717
8.0%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
10,105
17.1%
23.3%
Service occupations
10,305
17.5%
18.1%

San Mateo, CA Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
57,746
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
40,722
70.5%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
4,614
8.0%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
6,429
11.1%
5.1
Walked
994
1.7%
2.7
Other means
1,182
2.0%
1.8
Worked at home
3,805
6.6%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
28.1
 
26.6

San Mateo, CA Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
1,967
5.1%
8.7
1 vehicles
13,172
34.0%
33.2
2 vehicles
15,626
40.4%
37.1
3 or more
7,945
20.5%
21.0

San Mateo, CA Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
38,710
94.9%
87.6
Owner Occupied
21,215
54.8%
63.1
Renter Occupied
17,495
45.2%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
2,101
5.1%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
5
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.6
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.7
0.0%
2.5

San Mateo, CA Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
40,811
1 room
1,620
4.0%
2.4
2 rooms
2,769
6.8%
2.7
3 rooms
6,544
16.0%
9.1
4 rooms
7,614
18.7%
16.5
5 rooms
7,206
17.7%
19.8
6 rooms
6,563
16.1%
17.8
7 rooms
4,405
10.8%
12.0
8 rooms
2,056
5.0%
8.6
9 rooms or more
2,034
5.0%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 
0.0

San Mateo, CA Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
40,811
 
 
1-unit, detached
18,164
44.5%
61.5
1-unit, attached
3,893
9.5%
5.9
2-units
1,010
2.5%
3.6
3 or 4 units
1,332
3.3%
4.4
5 to 9 units
2,377
5.8%
4.8
10 to 19 units
3,017
7.4%
4.4
20 or more units
10,971
26.9%
9.0
Mobile home
47
0.1%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

San Mateo, CA Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
4,084
10.0%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
6,750
16.5%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
7,940
19.5%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
4,907
12.0%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
5,952
14.6%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
5,012
12.3%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
2,833
6.9%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
1,557
3.8%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
612
1.5%
2.8%
2014 or later
1,164
2.9%
1.4%

San Mateo, CA Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
23,526
60.8%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
337
0.9%
4.7
Electricity
13,567
35.0%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
51
0.1%
1.9
Solar energy
187
0.5%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
1,042
2.7%
1.1

San Mateo, CA Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
14,699
 
47295100.0
Less than $500
0
0.0%
1.6%
$500 to $999
336
2.3%
20.4%
$1,000 to $1,499
657
4.5%
28.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
1,625
11.1%
20.1%
$2,500 to $2,999
1,831
12.5%
7.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
1,980
13.5%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
8,270
56.3%
10.3%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
5,400
36.7%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,324
15.8%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
2,009
13.7%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,517
10.3%
7.0%
35.0% or more
3,449
23.5%
21.3%
Not Computed
0
0.0%
0.0%

San Mateo, CA Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
 
 
41,631,300 
No Cash Rent
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
2,242
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
2,456
14.5%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
2,057
12.1%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,368
13.9%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,540
9.1%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
1,559
9.2%
9.0%
35.0% or more
7,007
41.2%
40.7%
Not Computed
508
0.0%
0.0%

San Mateo, CA Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
21,215
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
307
1.4%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
111
0.5%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
95
0.4%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
125
0.6%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
75
0.4%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,046
4.9%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
8,197
38.6%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
11,259
53.1%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
1,038,400
 
205,000
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