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5.02% growth
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5.74% growth
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8.05% growth
Median Property Value
3.23% growth

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The economy of Stanford, CA employs 6,432 people. The economy of Stanford, CA is specialized in Educational Services; Professional, Scientific, Tech Services; and Information, which employ respectively 6.67; 1.25; and 1.23 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Stanford, CA are Educational Services (3,999), Professional, Scientific, Tech Services (573), and Healthcare & Social Assistance (446), and the highest paying industries are Healthcare & Social Assistance ($58,625), Finance & Insurance ($29,886), and Educational Services ($22,762).

Median household income in Stanford, CA is $52,208. Males in Stanford, CA have an average income that is 1.44 times higher than the average income of females, which is $115,436. The income inequality of Stanford, CA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.516 which is higher than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Stanford, CA. In Santa Clara County, CA the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 25-34 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 103 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $7,796. Monterey County, CA has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in California.


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The closest comparable data for the census place of Stanford, CA is from the county of Santa Clara County, CA.

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Stanford, CA is home to a population of 14,926 people, from which 78.5% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Stanford, CA is composed of 7,011 White residents (47%), 4,069 Asian residents (27.3%), 2,020 Hispanic residents (13.5%), 1,036 Two+ residents (6.94%), and 651 Black residents (4.36%). The most common foreign languages in Stanford, CA are Chinese (1,808 speakers), Spanish (1,071 speakers), and Hindi (317 speakers), but compared to other places, Stanford, CA has a relative high number of Chinese (1,808 speakers), Hindi (317 speakers), and Portuguese (298 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Stanford, CA awarded 5,023 degrees. The student population of Stanford, CA is skewed away from females, with 2,884 male students and 2,139 female students. Most students in Stanford, CA are White (1,932 and 38.5%), followed by Asian (747 and 14.9%), Hispanic or Latino (551 and 11%), and Two or more races (320 and 6.37%). The largest universities in Stanford, CA by number of graduates are Stanford University (5,023 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Stanford, CA are General Business Administration & Management (396 and 7.88%), Electrical & Electronics Engineering (209 and 4.16%), and Computer Science (187 and 3.72%). The median tuition costs in Stanford, CA are N/A for private four year colleges, and $47,331 and $47,331 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Stanford, CA is $1.51M, which is 7.35 times larger than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $1.46M to $1.51M, a 3.23% increase. The homeownership rate of Stanford, CA is 28.1%, which is lower than the national average of 63.6%. People in Stanford, CA have an average commute time of 13.1 minutes, and they commute by Bicycle. Car ownership in Stanford, CA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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