In 2017, Palo Alto, CA had a population of 67.1k people with a median age of 41.8 and a median household income of $147,537. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Palo Alto, CA grew from 66,649 to 67,082, a 0.65% increase and its median household income grew from $137,043 to $147,537, a 7.66% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Palo Alto, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (55.6%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (31.2%), White (Hispanic) (5.55%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (4.12%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.2%). N/A% of the people in Palo Alto, CA speak a non-English language, and 84.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Palo Alto, CA are Sofia University (31 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Palo Alto, CA is $1.99M, and the homeownership rate is 54.9%. Most people in Palo Alto, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Palo Alto, CA is 2 cars per household.