El Cerrito

Overview for El Cerrito, CA

5,872 people live in El Cerrito, where the median age is 33 and the average individual income is $42,275. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,872

Total Population

33 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$42,275

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for El Cerrito, CA

El Cerrito has 1,982 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in El Cerrito do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 5,872 people call El Cerrito home. The population density is 14,477.642 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,872

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

33

Median Age

53.83 / 46.17%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,982

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$42,275

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in El Cerrito, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby El Cerrito. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5

Around El Cerrito, CA

There's plenty to do around El Cerrito, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

68
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
35
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
55
Good Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Birria EL Jefe, Las Tortilleras Rolled Tacos Catering, and Barbaric BBQ.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.01 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.36 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.45 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.07 miles 40 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.84 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.2 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
A few of our favorite things about El Cerrito:

Hillside Park
Cerrito Vista
Arlington Park
Tassajara Park
El Cerrito Community Center and Pool
Canyon Trail Park
Poinsett Park
 
Abundance of mid-century homes
The views, right across from the Golden Gate!
Not one but TWO BART stations
From condos to single family homes, El Cerrito is thriving and growing
Vibrant community
The Ohlone Trail that serves as a quick run or bike ride to Albany and Berkeley
The Cerrito Theater and all the nearby shops
The public swimming pool!


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