Alameda County, California 

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Population

1,629,615

+10.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.5%

Median Income

$73,775

Median Home Price

$867,200

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Best Places to Live in Alameda County, California

Regional center - Northern California coast at the head of San Francisco Bay. September, August and July are the most pleasant months in Alameda County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Alameda, CA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Year round climate
Attractive setting
Arts & culture
Cons
Soft economy
Crowding
Extreme living costs


What Bert Has To Say About San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward Metro Area

A world-class city in every respect, the stunningly beautiful and culturally rich San Francisco is not only a unique place to visit but also to live. The area has a lot going for it: exceptional arts and cultural activities, plenty of history and sense of place, a strong commercial and financial core; and all the education and services anyone could want. The climate is one of the most unusual in the world, and the area is among the most ethnically and socially diverse in the country. The many world-famous tourist attractions- Fisherman’s Wharf, Chinatown, the cable car system, hilltop residential enclaves, and the wine country to the north- mix with considerable local entertainment and culture to make the city one of the most interesting and fun places to live in the country.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: California
County: Alameda County
Metro Area: San_Francisco-Oakland-Hayward
Political Ideology: Very liberal
City: Oakland, Fremont, 20 total
Zip Codes: 94544, 94587, 94536, 94538, 94541, 94501, 94568, 94539, 94601, 94550, 49 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 155 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Alameda County is 6.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alameda County jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alameda County's cost of living is 92.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Alameda County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Alameda county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 79.8% to 17.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Alameda County's population is 1,629,615 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 10.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Alameda County is Real Estate: $867,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.5%.

SCHOOLS
Alameda County public schools spend $11,367 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 47.7 students per teacher in Alameda County. More Education



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Housing Market in Alameda

It's a good time to buy in Alameda. Home Appreciation is up 5.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Alameda is $867,200.

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ZIP CODES IN ALAMEDA COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
94544, 94587, 94536, 94538, 94541, 94501, 94568, 94539, 94601, 94550, 49 total

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