Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Setting
    Suburb of a Large City
  • Population
    83,301
  • Population Density
    10,915 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    8 sq.mi.
  • Reviews
    52 3.4
Alhambra is a suburb of a large city in California with 83,301 residents. It has very high home values, high rent costs, and average unemployment levels. Its citizens generally have high education levels and average income levels.

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 52 reviews
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    • 4
    Outdoors at Alhambra: SoCal is near many mountains that offer hiking trails and camping.
    • 4
    Crime & Safety at Alhambra: Safe neighborhood, but you can never be too safe.
    • 3
    Public Services at Alhambra: I have not had many encounters with public services, but I would say they're average.
    • 5
    Weather at Alhambra: SoCal weather: you can't beat it.
    • 3
    Employment at Alhambra: Good jobs are at least half an hour away. Local job employment turnover is low.

Nearby Towns

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 Monterey Park 60,251
3.33 Southwest San Gabriel Valley Township 318,574
4.33 South Pasadena 25,465
4.33 San Marino 13,131
3.33 San Gabriel 39,703
3.00 Los Angeles 3,782,544

Comparable Towns

Niche Grade Name Population
1.33 East Los Angeles 124,222
2.33 Rosemead 53,725
2.00 Montebello 62,470
2.00 El Monte 113,763
2.00 Pico Rivera 63,004

ZIP Codes

Niche Grade Name Population
3.66 91801 53,135
3.66 91803 30,197

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
4.33 San Marino Unified School District 4
4.00 South Pasadena Unified School District 5
Garvey Elementary School District 11
3.33 San Gabriel Unified School District 9
3.33 Alhambra Unified School District 18
2.66 Los Angeles Unified School District 963

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Public, Alternative 8-12 Middle, High
4.00 Brightwood Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Martha Baldwin Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Repetto Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Ynez Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Garfield Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Monterey Highlands Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Park Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.66 Ramona Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.66 Mark Keppel High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 Granada Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.66 William Northrup Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
Soledad Enrichment Action Charter School Public, Charter, Alternative 8-12 Middle, High
3.66 Marguerita Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.33 Emery Park Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
East Los Angeles Community Day School Public, Alternative 6-12 Middle, High
3.33 Fremont Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.33 Alhambra High School Public 8-12 Middle, High
3.33 Aspire Titan Academy Public, Charter K-5 Elementary
3.00 San Gabriel High School Public 9-12 High
Century High School Public, Alternative 10-12 High
3.00 Los Angeles International Charter High School Public, Charter 7-12 Middle, High
Independence High School Public, Alternative 9-12 High
Eastern Community Day School Public, Alternative 6-12 Middle, High
3.00 Aspire Junior Collegiate Academy Public, Charter K-6 Elementary, Middle

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
Villa Esperanza Services Private, Special Education 1-12 Elementary, High
Hillsides Education Center Private, Special Education 2-12 Elementary, High
4.33 Southwestern Academy Private, Boarding 6-12 High
4.33 Flintridge Preparatory School Private 7-12 Middle, High
4.33 Polytechnic School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Marlborough School Private, All-Girls 7-12 High
Mid Valley Learning Centers Private, Special Education 6-12 High
4.33 Ribet Academy Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Westridge School Private, All-Girls 4-12 High
Logsdon School Private, Special Education 3-12 Elementary, High
4.00 Pilgrim School Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Dream Center Academy Private, Religious 8-12 High
4.00 Loyola High School Private, Religious, All-Boys 9-12 High
4.00 Sequoia High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
Tobinworld Special Education Center Private, Special Education 1-12 Elementary, High
Optimist High School Private, Special Education 7-12 High
3.66 Lycée International de Los Angeles (LILA) - Los Feliz Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
3.66 Renaissance Academy Private 1-12 Elementary, High
3.66 St. Monica Academy Private, Religious 1-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.66 La Salle High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
3.66 Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Private, Boarding, Religious, All-Girls 9-12 High
3.66 St. Francis High School Private, Religious, All-Boys 9-12 High
3.66 Immaculate Heart Middle School & High School Private, Religious, All-Girls 6-12 High
Frostig School Private, Special Education 2-12 Elementary, High
3.66 Maranatha High School Private, Religious 9-12 High

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
4.33 California Institute of Technology
4.33 University of Southern California
4.33 University of California - Los Angeles
4.33 Pomona College
4.33 Harvey Mudd College
4.33 Claremont McKenna College
4.33 Scripps College
4.00 Occidental College
3.66 Pitzer College
3.66 Loyola Marymount University
3.66 Biola University
3.66 California State University - Long Beach
3.66 Chapman University
3.33 University of La Verne
3.33 Bethesda University of California
3.33 California State University - Fullerton
3.00 Otis College of Art & Design
3.00 Azusa Pacific University
3.00 Southern California Institute of Architecture
3.00 Hope International University
3.00 Life Pacific College
3.00 California State University - Northridge
3.00 Woodbury University
3.00 California State Polytechnic University - Pomona
2.66 Whittier College

Around Alhambra

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Alhambra, CA United States East Los Angeles, CA El Monte, CA Montebello, CA Pico Rivera, CA Rosemead, CA
Asian 53.20% 4.67% 0.55% 25.00% 10.08% 2.76% 60.74%
Hispanic 33.48% 16.05% 97.76% 68.48% 79.07% 91.23% 31.87%
White 10.22% 64.16% 1.24% 5.13% 8.91% 4.81% 5.30%
African American 1.46% 12.21% 0.21% 0.55% 0.85% 0.36% 0.64%
Multiracial 1.01% 1.85% 0.08% 0.36% 0.46% 0.40% 0.68%
Other 0.31% 0.21% 0% 0.11% 0.14% 0.23% 0.15%
Native American 0.17% 0.66% 0.08% 0.24% 0.44% 0.08% 0.18%
Pacific Islander 0.11% 0.15% 0.04% 0.08% 0.02% 0.09% 0.40%

Age

Alhambra, CA United States East Los Angeles, CA El Monte, CA Montebello, CA Pico Rivera, CA Rosemead, CA
9 years and under 10% 13% 16% 15% 15% 13% 11%
10 to 17 years 9% 11% 14% 12% 11% 13% 11%
18 to 24 years 9% 10% 13% 11% 9% 11% 9%
25 to 34 years 17% 13% 16% 15% 17% 13% 13%
35 to 44 years 14% 14% 15% 14% 13% 14% 15%
45 to 54 years 15% 15% 11% 13% 12% 13% 15%
55 to 64 years 12% 12% 7% 9% 10% 9% 12%
65 and over 15% 13% 8% 9% 13% 13% 13%

Education Levels

Alhambra, CA United States East Los Angeles, CA El Monte, CA Montebello, CA Pico Rivera, CA Rosemead, CA
Less than a high school diploma 21% 15% 55% 47% 30% 34% 39%
High school diploma or equivalent 22% 29% 23% 25% 27% 32% 23%
Some college or associate degree 27% 29% 16% 17% 26% 24% 23%
Bachelor's degree 21% 18% 4% 9% 11% 8% 12%
Master's degree or higher 10% 10% 1% 2% 6% 2% 3%

Gender

Alhambra, CA United States East Los Angeles, CA El Monte, CA Montebello, CA Pico Rivera, CA Rosemead, CA
Male 47.8% 49.2% 50.4% 49.6% 48.3% 49.0% 49.1%
Female 52.2% 50.8% 49.6% 50.4% 51.7% 51.0% 50.9%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Alhambra, CA United States East Los Angeles, CA El Monte, CA Montebello, CA Pico Rivera, CA Rosemead, CA
Rent 58.5% 33.9% 65.0% 58.8% 51.4% 31.3% 50.6%
Own 41.5% 66.1% 35.0% 41.2% 48.6% 68.7% 49.4%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

Alhambra, CA United States El Monte, CA Montebello, CA Pico Rivera, CA Rosemead, CA
Assault 95.9 280.9 150.8 113.3 253.2 155.5
Murder 0 5.6 3.5 4.7 1.6 0
Rape 2.4 29.2 12.1 6.3 9.4 7.3
Robbery 78.1 150.7 176.0 105.4 143.8 98.8

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

Alhambra, CA United States El Monte, CA Montebello, CA Pico Rivera, CA Rosemead, CA
Burglary 384.8 718.3 495.0 1130.0 545.4 336.7
Larceny 1585.2 2276.2 937.1 978.9 1661.2 934.9
Motor vehicle theft 301.9 275.5 501.1 684.6 575.1 398.9

Income

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