StatisticShepherd CanyonOaklandCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)8407,372256
Median age48.736.236.0
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a44%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%46%46%
Speak Englishn/a60%56%
Speak Spanishn/a22%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Shepherd Canyon is 89% lower than Oakland
  • The median age in Shepherd Canyon is 34% higher than Oakland
  • In Shepherd Canyon 71.04% of the population is White
  • In Shepherd Canyon 4.42% of the population is Black
  • In Shepherd Canyon 15.45% of the population is Asian

Compare Oakland, CA Demographics


      Shepherd Canyon population breakdown by race

      RaceShepherd CanyonOaklandCalifornia
      American Indian0.52%0.79%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.58%0.39%
      Mixed race8.15%6.63%4.62%
      Other race0.43%13.11%13.28%
      In Shepherd Canyon, 26.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Shepherd Canyon age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Shepherd Canyon, Oakland, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).