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Where is Alameda County, California?

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Alameda County is a county equivalent area found in California, USA. The county government of Alameda is found in the county seat of Oakland.

With a total 2,127.22 sq. km of land and water area, Alameda County, California is the 1129th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 1,610,921 people, Alameda County has a total 587821 households earning 72112 on average per year.

Alameda County, California offers the following attractions to visitors: Lawrence Hall of Science, Room 307 Gilman Hall University of California

Alameda is the home to these professional sports teams: Athletics (MLB), Raiders (NFL), Golden State Warriors (NBA)

Alameda County, California - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 6001
Area Codes 510,925
Time Zone PST
Major Cities Oakland (population: 392,681), Fremont (population: 220,411), Hayward (population: 182,295), Berkeley (population: 122,077), San Leandro (population: 107,768), Livermore (population: 86,227), Alameda (population: 75,984), Pleasanton (population: 73,836), Union City (population: 71,561), Castro Valley (population: 58,330)
Land Area 621,980 sq miles
Water Area 739 sq miles
Household Income $72,112
Housing Units 587,821
Median Home Value $493,800
High School Grads 86% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 42% of population
Retail Spending $12,359 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $2,807,766 per capita
Universities and Colleges Las Positas College, Heald College-Hayward, Western Career College-Emeryville, Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences, American Baptist Seminary of the West, California College of the Arts, University of California-Berkeley, Church Divinity School of the Pacific, Dominican School of Philosophy & Theology, Franciscan School of Theology, Graduate Theological Union, Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley, Life Chiropractic College-West, Mills College, Moler Barber College, Northwestern Polytechnic University, Pacific School of Religion, Peralta Community College System Office, Starr King School for Ministry, The Wright Institute, Holy Names University

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.