StatisticDowntown NorthPalo AltoCalifornia
Population3,52166,64939,512,223
Population density (sq mi)13,0522,793256
Median age45.841.836.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a64%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1835%51%46%
Speak Englishn/a60%56%
Speak Spanishn/a6%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown North is 367% higher than Palo Alto
  • The median age in Downtown North is 10% higher than Palo Alto
  • In Downtown North 71.18% of the population is White
  • In Downtown North 0.31% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown North 24.49% of the population is Asian

Compare Palo Alto, CA Demographics

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      Downtown North population breakdown by race

      RaceDowntown NorthPalo AltoCalifornia
      White71.18%61.95%61.26%
      Black0.31%1.04%5.85%
      Asian24.49%30.96%13.85%
      American Indian0.00%0.17%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.14%0.39%
      Mixed race4.01%4.58%4.62%
      Other race0.00%1.17%13.28%
      In Downtown North, 7.1% 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.

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      Downtown North age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Downtown North, Palo Alto, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).