Alameda County Demographics


  • Total Population1,685,340
  • Male Population(49.1 %) 827,526
  • Female Population(50.9 %) 857,814
  • Median Age37.00
There are currently 1,685,340 people living in Alameda County. Out of the total population number, 827,526 are men and 857,814 are women. The median age for Alameda County dwellers is 37.00.


  • White Collar718,170
  • Blue Collar134,071
There are currently 718,170 white-collar jobs and 134,071 blue-collar jobs in Alameda County.


  • Total Households585,339
  • Family Households393,015
  • Non-family Households192,324
  • Households With Children204,427
  • Households Without Children380,912
  • Average People Per Household2.83
There are currently 585,339 households in Alameda County. Out of this total, 393,015 are family households, 192,324 are non-family households, 204,427 are households with children and 380,912 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Alameda County is 2.83.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School79,483
  • Some High School329,435
  • Some College295,907
  • Associate Degree82,455
  • Bachelors Degree323,403
  • Graduate Degree222,913
There are 79,483 people living in Alameda County without a high school degree, 329,435 people with some high school degree and 295,907 people with a college degree. 82,455 people have an associate degree, 323,403 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 222,913 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married502,645
  • Married696,048
  • Separated23,992
  • Widowed65,096
  • Divorced117,656
502,645 of the people living in Alameda County have never been married, while 696,048 are married and 23,992 are separated. A total of 65,096 people are widowed and 117,656 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$118,557
  • Median Household Income$85,256
  • Median Income Under 25$50,526
  • Median Income 25-44$94,496
  • Median Income 45-64$96,794
  • Median Income Over 65$58,036

The average household income for people living in Alameda County is $118,557, while the median household income is $85,256. The median income in Alameda County is $50,526 for those under 25, $94,496 for those aged 25 to 44, $96,794 for those aged 45 to 64, and $58,036 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.