|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Los Altos is 30,700. Los Altos, California is the 1,286th largest city in the US.
Los Altos is located entirely in Santa Clara County.
The peak population of Los Altos was in 2020, when its population was 31,577. In 2020, Los Altos was the 1,244th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,286th largest city in the US. Los Altos is currently 2.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
Los Altos has grown 9.2% since the 2000. Los Altos, California's growth is about average. 58% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Los Altos has a population density of 4,466.8 people per square mile.
|1246||El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles)||31,759||28.7%|
|1280||North Attleborough Town, Massachusetts||30,854|
|1281||Bella Vista, Arkansas||30,808||94.4%|
|1283||Santa Paula, California||30,759||6.9%|
|1285||Westfield, New Jersey||30,754||3.6%|
|1286||Los Altos, California||30,700||9.2%|
|1288||La Verne, California||30,680||-3.2%|
|1289||Sanford, North Carolina||30,678||30.7%|
|1290||Bowling Green, Ohio||30,677||3.4%|
The total voting age population of Los Altos, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 19,986. The voting age population is 48.1% male and 51.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.0% of the residents of Los Altos are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Los Altos are 61.6% White, 31.4% Asian, 5.5% Two or more races, 0.9% Other, 0.5% Black and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 4.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Los Altos, 2.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.7%. On a per-household basis, 1.6% of families are below the poverty line in Los Altos.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.4% of Los Altos residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.4% of Los Altos residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 84.2% have a bachelor's degree and 51.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Los Altos residents aged 5 and older, 33.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 12.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 15.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Los Altos is 3.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Los Altos, 7.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Los Altos is $235,278.
In Los Altos, 81.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 19.0% of housing units in Los Altos.
Of all the housing units in Los Altos, 2.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Los Altos, 12.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Los Altos is $3,188.
In Los Altos, 95.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.