StatisticUniversity SouthPalo AltoCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)7,3792,793256
Median age46.841.836.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a64%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%51%46%
Speak Englishn/a60%56%
Speak Spanishn/a6%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in University South is 164% higher than Palo Alto
  • The median age in University South is 12% higher than Palo Alto
  • In University South 70.97% of the population is White
  • In University South 2.34% of the population is Black
  • In University South 17.20% of the population is Asian

Compare Palo Alto, CA Demographics


      University South population breakdown by race

      RaceUniversity SouthPalo AltoCalifornia
      American Indian0.00%0.17%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.14%0.39%
      Mixed race7.96%4.58%4.62%
      Other race1.52%1.17%13.28%
      In University South, 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      University South age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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