CITY LANDING: About San Mateo

Learn more about the city of San Mateo by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of San Mateo will be essential if you are going to consider renting in San Mateo. You can also view apartments for rent in San Mateo, CA by clicking the link and search box below.

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San Mateo Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 11.91%
    10-17: 8.39%
    18-29: 15.02%
    30-39: 19.42%
    40-49: 15.77%
    50-64: 14.38%
    65 & Over: 15.11%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 12.22 sq mi
    Total Population: 98,350
    Population Density Ranking (National): 83rd percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 56th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 20th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 5th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $65,171
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $107,086
    Median Income Ranking (National): 85th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 72nd percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 92nd percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 85th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 48th percentile
    Single: 52nd percentile
    Married With Children: 21st percentile
    Married With No Children: 26th percentile
    Single With Children: 6th percentile
    Single With No Children: 47th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: SAN MATEO UNION HIGH
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 20.51 : 1

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