Boulder Creek

Boulder Creek

Population of 5,075 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Boulder Creek is the 510th.

Welcome to Boulder Creek, CA

Boulder Creek is the 510th largest community in California
 
Boulder Creek is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 5,075 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Boulder Creek is the 510th largest community in California. Of important note, Boulder Creek is a town of artists.
 
Boulder Creek has more artists, designers, and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Boulder Creek’s character. In Boulder Creek, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.94 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
 
The per capita income in Boulder Creek in 2010 was $44,953, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $179,812 for a family of four. However, Boulder Creek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Boulder Creek is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Boulder Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Boulder Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Boulder Creek include English, Irish, German, European, and Italian.

Overview for Boulder Creek, CA

8,873 people live in Boulder Creek, where the median age is 46.7 and the average individual income is $56,959. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

8,873

Total Population

46.7 years

Median Age

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$56,959

Average individual Income

Around Boulder Creek, CA

There's plenty to do around Boulder Creek, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Foxy's Toffee, and Ritual Hair Studio.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.62 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.34 miles 29 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Boulder Creek, CA

Boulder Creek has 3,534 households, with an average household size of 2.51. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Boulder Creek do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 8,873 people call Boulder Creek home. The population density is 160.83 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

8,873

Total Population

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

46.7

Median Age

52.61 / 47.39%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
3,534

Total Households

2.51

Average Household Size

$56,959

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Boulder Creek, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Boulder Creek. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 12th
4/5
Boulder Creek Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5

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