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Alameda Population

Alameda is a city in California, State of United States, located in the East Bay region of the Bay Area, primarily located on Alameda Island. Alameda population in 2023 is estimated to be 77,161, covers city area of 22.98 sq mi (59.52 sq km), ranks one-hundred-sixteenth largest city in California State, four-hundred-sixty-first city in the United States. Alameda is a city in Alameda County, was founded in 1853. Alameda population as per 2020 census is 78,280 compared to 2010 population of 73,812 with the increase number of 4,468 people and growth of 6.1 percent. Alameda's nickname is The Island City.

Below is the Alameda population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
201073,950
201174,6941.01
201275,6551.29
201376,5111.13
201477,5501.36
201578,4671.18
201679,0610.76
201778,940-0.15
201878,338-0.76
201978,4230.11
202078,280-0.18
2021 *76,362-2.45
2022 *76,9570.76
2023 *77,1610.26
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated


Alameda Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Alameda population is 77,630, out of these 39,256 are male, 38,374 are female, The sex ratio of Alameda is 102. The median age of the Alameda population is 39.8, Alameda population by age are, under 18 years is 15,996, 16 years and over is 63,509, 18 years and over is 61,634, 21 years and over is 59,057, 65 years and over is 16,528. 50.6% are male, 49.4% are female, Population of Alameda by age percent-wise is, 20.6% are under 18 years old, 81.8% are 16 years and over, 79.4% are 18 years and over, 76.1% are 21 years and over, 16.9% are 65 years and over. There are total 33,241 housing units, The voting population of Alameda are 54,619, out of these 26,295 are male voters, 28,324 are female voters, 48.1% are male, 51.9% are female. Alameda population in 2022 is estimated to be 76,957, and in 2021 is estimated to be 76,362.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -55,5007.1%
5 - 93,9825.1%
10 - 144,0055.2%
15 - 193,8354.9%
20 - 243,9435.1%
25 - 3411,79515.2%
35 - 4412,26215.8%
45 - 549,36312.1%
55 - 594,1765.4%
60 - 645,6797.3%
65 - 748,63511.1%
75 - 842,9343.8%
85 and over1,5212.0%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Alameda Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Alameda by race are:

White Population

White population in Alameda, California are 34,922, percentage wise 45.0 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Alameda, California are 6,467, percentage wise 8.3 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Alameda, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Alameda are 25,234, percentage wise 32.5 percent are asians, out of these 2,144 are Asian Indians, 11,040 are Chinese, 6,371 are Filipinos, 472 are Japanese, 1,432 are Korean, 1,750 are Vietnamese and 2,025 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Alameda, California are 8,951. Percentage wise 11.5 percent are hispanics, out of these 5,086 are Mexican people, 787 are Puerto Ricans, 183 are Cubans, and 2,895 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race77,630Percent
White34,92245.0%
Black or African American6,4678.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native4180.5%
Asian Population25,23432.5%
Asian Indian2,1442.8%
Chinese11,04014.2%
Filipino6,3718.2%
Japanese4720.6%
Other Asian Population2,025
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander960.1%
Hispanic or Latino8,95111.5%
Mexican5,0866.6%
Puerto Rican7871.0%
Cuban1830.2%
Other Hispanic or Latino2,895
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Alameda native population is 58,878, out of these 38,526 born in the California state and 17,684 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 18,752, out of these 11,512 are Naturalized US citizen, 640 are in Europe, 9,302 in Asia, 322 in Africa, 999 in Latin America and 61 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Alameda are 7,240, out of these 540 are from Europe, 5,964 are from Asia, 121 from Africa, 556 are from Latin America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native58,878
Born in state of residence38,526
Born in other state in the United States17,684
Northeast4,308
Midwest5,059
South5,188
West3,129
Born outside the United States2,668
Puerto Rico163
U.S. Island Areas77
Born abroad of American parent(s)2,428
Foreign born
Born outside of United States18,752
Naturalized U.S. citizen11,512
Europe640
Asia9,302
Africa322
Oceania188
Latin America999
Northern America61
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen7,240
Europe540
Asia5,964
Africa121
Oceania59
Latin America556
Northern America0
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Alameda Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Alameda, California are 33,241, Occupied housing units are 30,788, Rental vacancy rate is 5. Percentage of occupancy is 93, 42.92% of houses are owner occupied and 49.70% of houses are renter occupied in Alameda. There are 37.42 percent of one-unit detached, 9.86 percent of one-units attached, 6.91 percent of two-unit houses, 12.26 percent of three or four unit homes. 0.14 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 2. 39.60 percent are available with one vehicle, 31.21 percent are available with two vehicles, 14.14 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 7.67 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units33,241
Occupied housing units30,788
Occupied housing units percent93
Rental vacancy rate5
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached12,438
1-unit attached3,279
2 units2,297
3 or 4 units4,077
Mobile home47
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied14,267
Renter-occupied16,521
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Alameda Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Alameda, California is $971,200, Total number of Alameda rental homes or apartments are 16,521, occupied by Renter, The median value of Alameda average rental rate is $2,042.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,000
$50,000 to $99,999
$100,000 to $149,999
$150,000 to $199,999
$200,000 to $299,999
$300,000 to $499,999
$500,000 to $999,999
$1,000,000 or more
Median (dollars)971,200
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Alameda Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $3,372, 0.65 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 0.13 percent pay between $500 to $999, 1.10 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 1.95 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 2.79 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 4.11 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 17.54 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs without mortgage is $775, 0.29 percent of homes pay less than $250, 1.72 percent pays between $250 to $399, 1.90 percent pay between $400 to $599, 4.12 percent pays between $600 to $799, 3.16 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 4.13 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $500216
$500 to $99942
$1,000 to $1,499364
$1,500 to $1,999647
$2,000 to $2,499927
$2,500 to $2,9991,365
$3,000 or more5,829
Median (dollars)3,372
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $25096
$250 to $399572
$400 to $599633
$600 to $7991,368
$800 to $9991,052
$1,000 or more1,372
Median (dollars)775
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

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