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Overview
Population:1,515,136
Pop. Change:5%
State: California
Metro Area:San_Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
County:Alameda County
City:Oakland, Fremont, ... 20 total
Zip Code:94544, 94587, ... 50 total
Real Estate:For Sale  For Rent
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Alameda's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums

Interesting Facts about Alameda County

As of 2014, Alameda County's population is 1,515,136 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 4.95 percent.

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The median home cost in Alameda County is $552,300. Home appreciation the last year has been 23.30 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Alameda County's cost of living is 80.80% Higher than the U.S. average.

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Alameda County public schools spend $11,249 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 22.2 students per teacher in Alameda County.

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The unemployment rate in Alameda County is 5.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alameda County jobs have Increased by 0.70 percent.


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Average Commute time is 28 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Alameda County's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes


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