Berkeley Information

Berkeley Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Berkeley, CA

General Berkeley Information

State: California

County: Alameda County

Close cities: Oakland, CA, Hercules, CA, El Sobrante, CA, Emeryville, CA, Orinda, CA, El Cerrito, CA, Kensington, CA, Rollingwood, CA, East Richmond Heights, CA, Thousand Oaks, CA, Berkeley, CA, Valle Vista, CA, Martinez, CA, Albany, CA, Moraga, CA, Richmond, CA, Piedmont, CA, Alameda, CA, San Pablo, CA, San Leandro, CA, Tara Hills, CA

Berkeley Population (census data)
Total 101,377 (-1.5% since 2000)
Male 49,785 (49.1%)
Female 51,592 (50.9%)

Population Density: 9,693 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 186.4 (US Avg is 100)

Berkeley Elevation: 150 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $57,189

Zip Codes: 94704, 94707, 94705, 94712, 94702, 94708, 94703, 94701, 94720, 94710, 94709, and 94706.

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Berkeley Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (55.2%)
  • Black (13.6%)
  • Hispanic (9.7%)
  • Chinese (7.4%)
  • Two or more races (5.6%)
  • Other race (4.6%)
  • Japanese (2.3%)
  • Korean (1.9%)
  • Asian Indian (1.7%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)
  • Filipino (1.2%)
  • Other Asian (1.2%)
  • Vietnamese (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (11.1%)
  • English (10.0%)
  • Irish (9.0%)
  • Russian (4.2%)
  • Italian (4.2%)
  • Polish (2.9%)
Foriegn Born: 20,923 people (20.6%)
  • Asia (52.2%)
  • Europe (25.3%)
  • Latin America (22.6%)

Local Berkeley Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics
NFL Football: San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders
NBA Basketball: Golden State Warriors
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks
NCAA Sports: University of California

Berkeley School Information

High Schools
Berkeley Alternative High (2701 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Berkeley, CA, 94704 - Berkeley Unified District)
Berkeley High (1980 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA, 94704 - Berkeley Unified District)
Middle Schools
Longfellow Arts And Technology Middle (1500 Derby Street, Berkeley, CA, 94703 - Berkeley Unified District)
Martin Luther King Middle (1781 Rose Street, Berkeley, CA, 94703 - Berkeley Unified District)
Willard Middle (2425 Stuart Street, Berkeley, CA, 94705 - Berkeley Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Cragmont Elementary (830 Regal Road, Berkeley, CA, 94708 - Berkeley Unified District)
Emerson Elementary (2800 Forest Avenue, Berkeley, CA, 94705 - Berkeley Unified District)
Jefferson Elementary (1400 Ada Street, Berkeley, CA, 94702 - Berkeley Unified District)
John Muir Elementary (2955 Claremont Avenue, Berkeley, CA, 94705 - Berkeley Unified District)
Leconte Elementary (2241 Russell Street, Berkeley, CA, 94705 - Berkeley Unified District)
Malcolm X Elementary (1731 Prince Street, Berkeley, CA, 94703 - Berkeley Unified District)
Oxford Elementary (1130 Oxford Street, Berkeley, CA, 94707 - Berkeley Unified District)
Thousand Oaks Elementary (840 Colusa Avenue, Berkeley, CA, 94707 - Berkeley Unified District)
Washington Elementary (2300 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Berkeley, CA, 94704 - Berkeley Unified District)
Other/Private Schools
Arts and Humanities Academy (1980 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA, 94704 - Berkeley Unified District)
Berkeley Arts Magnet At Whittier (1645 Milvia Street, Berkeley, CA, 94709 - Berkeley Unified District)
Communication Arts & Science (CAS) (1980 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA, 94704 - Berkeley Unified District)
Community Partnership Academy (1980 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA, 94704 - Berkeley Unified District)
Rosa Parks Environmental Science Magnet (800 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA, 94710 - Berkeley Unified District)

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