Menlo Park Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Menlo Park Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
34,698

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.6%
5 - 17:
17.4%
18 - 24:
7.2%
25 - 34:
13.3%
35 - 54:
27.6%
55 - 64:
12.9%
Over 65 Years:
14.0%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.4%
3.4%
High School Graduates
94.0%
94.0%
College Graduated
69.6%
69.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Menlo Park
$85,710
$85,710
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Menlo Park
$160,784
$160,784
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
7.6%

Employment Industries in Menlo Park

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
20.2%
20.2%
Education
15.3%
15.3%
Healthcare
10.6%
10.6%
Information Technology
9.0%
9.0%
Manufacturing
8.3%
8.3%
Retail
5.9%
5.9%
Finance
5.4%
5.4%
Other
3.8%
3.8%
Construction
3.7%
3.7%
Accommodation
3.7%
3.7%
Transportation
2.9%
2.9%
Administration
2.9%
2.9%
Real estate
2.5%
2.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
58.2%
58.2%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
15.5%
15.5%
Asian
14.8%
14.8%
Other Race / Two or More Races
4.7%
4.7%
Black or African American
4.3%
4.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
2.0%
2.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
11.3%
11.3%
Irish
9.5%
9.5%
English
8.8%
8.8%
Italian
5.3%
5.3%
Polish
3.0%
3.0%
European
2.9%
2.9%
French
2.8%
2.8%
Russian
2.6%
2.6%
Norwegian
2.1%
2.1%
British
2.1%
2.1%
Scottish
2.0%
2.0%
Swedish
1.5%
1.5%
Dutch
1.3%
1.3%
Greek
1.0%
1.0%
Iranian
0.9%
0.9%
Danish
0.9%
0.9%
Northern European
0.9%
0.9%
Hungarian
0.8%
0.8%
Welsh
0.7%
0.7%
Scots-Irish
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
67.2%
67.2%
Spanish
13.5%
13.5%
Chinese
3.6%
3.6%
Langs. of India
2.0%
2.0%
French
1.7%
1.7%
German/Yiddish
1.7%
1.7%
Korean
1.1%
1.1%
Slavic languages
1.0%
1.0%
Russian
0.8%
0.8%
Other Asian languages
0.7%
0.7%
Other Indo-European
0.7%
0.7%
Vietnamese
0.7%
0.7%
Pacific Island languages
0.7%
0.7%
Japanese
0.6%
0.6%
Persian
0.5%
0.5%
Italian
0.5%
0.5%
Tagalog
0.5%
0.5%
Portuguese
0.5%
0.5%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
Native American languages
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Menlo Park Residents:
26.1%