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Palo Alto, CA Real Estate

Palo Alto, California is located in Santa Clara County. Nearby cities and towns include Los Altos Hills, Stanford, Ladera, Los Altos, Mountain View, Loyola, Portola Valley, West Menlo Park, Atherton, East Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Woodside, North Fair Oaks, Sunnyvale, Cupertino, La Honda, Emerald Lake Hills, Redwood City, San Carlos, Santa Clara, Newark, Saratoga, Belmont, Loma Mar, Burbank, Fremont, Fruitdale, Foster City, Campbell, Monte Sereno, Highlands-Baywood Park, San Mateo, Milpitas, Cambrian Park, Los Gatos, Pescadero, Hillsborough, Union City, Half Moon Bay, Hayward, San Jose, Alum Rock, Boulder Creek, Burlingame, Lexington Hills, East Foothills, El Granada, San Lorenzo, Sunol, Brookdale, Cherryland, Millbrae, Lompico, Fairview, Ashland, Moss Beach, Montara, San Leandro, Zayante, Ben Lomond, San Bruno, Castro Valley, South San Francisco, Pacifica, Pleasanton, Bonny Doon, Mount Hermon, Scotts Valley, Felton, and Brisbane. Palo Alto is an urban community with a population of 66,436. The median household income is $124,256. In Palo Alto, 55% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 34% of the households. Half the population of Palo Alto commutes 19 minutes or less to work, with 71% of residents holding white collar jobs and 29% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Palo Alto, CA is 43 years, with 51% of those homes owned, 43% rented, and 6% not occupied. In the previous year, 801 Palo Alto properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Palo Alto in the previous year was $1,680,925.

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Palo Alto offers a range of educational opportunities with 14 elementary schools, 3 middle schools and 4 high schools.

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Palo Alto, CA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Palo Alto, CA
  • 45% Single
  • 55% Married
  • 54% Single
  • 46% Married

Male VS. Female

Palo Alto, CA
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Palo Alto, CA

  • 41
  • 37
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • California

Average Age of Homes in Palo Alto, CA

  • 43
  • 30
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • California

Vacant Homes in Palo Alto, CA

  • 6%
  • 7%
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • California

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $184,371
  • $85,074
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • California

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Palo Alto, CA
  • 51% Owned
  • 43% Rented
  • 50% Owned
  • 42% Rented