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Alameda County, California

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Population:

  • Total Population: 1,443,741
  • Males: 708,934
  • Females: 734,807

Ethnicity:

  • White: 589,243
  • Black/African American: 208,559
  • Hispanic: 273,887
  • Native American/Eskimo: 5,548
  • Asian: 291,493
  • Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 8,729
  • Other: 4,319
  • 2 or more: 61,963

Top 5 Languages spoken at home:

  1. English only (850,905)
  2. Spanish (192,500)
  3. Chinese (58,570)
  4. Tagalog (46,930)
  5. Vietnamese (21,355)

Top 13 Countries of Origin for Immigrants (pop. > 5000)

Total Reported: 392,656

  1. Mexico (91,854)
  2. Philippines (50,234)
  3. China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (41,081)
  4. India (29,198)
  5. Vietnam (23,915)
  6. Hong Kong (11,895)
  7. Taiwan (11,797)
  8. Korea (10,916)
  9. El Salvador (8,435)
  10. Afghanistan (6,601)
  11. United Kingdom (6,135)
  12. Canada (5,645)
  13. Germany (5,011)

Top 5 Religions by Adherents:

  1. Catholic Church (306,437)
  2. Jewish Estimate (32,500)
  3. Muslim Estimate (22,760)
  4. Southern Baptist Convention (22,524)
  5. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The (16,697)

Migrant Health Clinics

    Disabilities:

    • Total Reported: 443,042
    • Sensory: 36,806
    • Physical: 92,806
    • Mental: 57,987
    • Self-care: 32,856
    • Go outside home: 103,702
    • Employment: 117,314

    Grandparents as caregivers

    Grandparents as caregivers: 11,531

    Heating fuel:

    • Total Reported: 523,366
    • Utility gas: 386,291
    • Bottled or LP gas: 7,044
    • Electricity: 122,050
    • Fuel oil, kerosene: 470
    • Coal or Coke: 39
    • Wood: 1,743
    • Solar Energy: 469
    • Other fuel: 1,384
    • No fuel used: 3,876

    Vehicles available:

    • Total Reported: 851,923
    • No vehicle: 84,783
    • 1 or more vehicle: 767,140

    Education Attainment:

    • No School: 23,066
    • No High School: 53,447
    • Some High School: 91,768
    • High School: 181,668
    • Some College: 206,013
    • Associate's Degree: 64,800
    • College Degree: 202,586
    • Master's Degree: 85,704
    • Professional Degree: 24,450
    • Doctoral Degree: 20,214

    Household Phones:

    • Households Reporting: 523,366
    • Owners with phone: 285,333
    • Owners without phone: 973
    • Renters with phone: 232,445
    • Renters without phone: 4,615

    10 closest counties:

    1. Contra Costa County, California
    2. San Mateo County, California
    3. San Francisco County, California
    4. Santa Clara County, California
    5. Solano County, California
    6. Marin County, California
    7. Napa County, California
    8. Santa Cruz County, California
    9. San Joaquin County, California
    10. Yolo County, California

    Data Detail

    Zip Codes in county:

    94501, 94502, 94536, 94537, 94538, 94539, 94540, 94541, 94542, 94543, 94544, 94545, 94546, 94550, 94551, 94552, 94555, 94557, 94560, 94566, 94568, 94577, 94578, 94579, 94580, 94586, 94587, 94588, 94601, 94602, 94603, 94604, 94605, 94606, 94607, 94608, 94609, 94610, 94611, 94612, 94613, 94614, 94615, 94617, 94618, 94619, 94620, 94621, 94622, 94623, 94624, 94625, 94626, 94627, 94643, 94649, 94659, 94660, 94661, 94662, 94666, 94701, 94702, 94703, 94704, 94705, 94706, 94707, 94708, 94709, 94710, 94712, 94720

    Licensed Broadcast Media Outlets:

    • KTVU ( TV) OAKLAND, CA
    • KZSC (88.1 FM) OAKLAND, CA
    • KUCR (88.3 FM) OAKLAND, CA
    • KUCI (88.9 FM) OAKLAND, CA
    • KOHL (89.3 FM) FREMONT, CA
    • KPFB (89.3 FM) BERKLEY, CA
    • WPFW (89.3 FM) BERKELEY, CA
    • KCRH (89.9 FM) HAYWARD, CA
    • KPFT (90.1 FM) BERKELEY, CA
    • KDVS (90.3 FM) OAKLAND, CA
    • KALX (90.7 FM) OAKLAND, CA
    • KCSB-FM (91.9 FM) OAKLAND, CA
    • KPFA (94.1 FM) BERKELEY, CA
    • KUIC (95.3 FM) PLEASANTON, CA
    • KEDD (103.9 FM) RIDGECREST, CA
    • WKDN (106.9 FM) OAKLAND, CA
    • Page last updated on Mar 12, 2007
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