Boulder Creek, Santa Cruz County, California

Boulder Creek is a city in Santa Cruz County, California. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 4,923. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.24 square miles. An elevation is 493 feet (150.26 m) above sea level. The population density was 1,162 people per square mile. The median age was 47.9 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 97 males.
Local Time in
Boulder Creek
  • :
  • :
Gary Arnold
First American Real Estate
2629 Townsgate Rd Ste. 235 WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA 91361 US
1% To List Your Home. Keep More Of Your Money. A Full Service Broker. Call,text, or email today, no high pressure sales. I am happy to chat over a coffee or tea to see how I can help you.
Agent Photo
Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2010)
4,923 residents
Population Change
+20.6% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
47.9 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
10.9% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
2,424 residents
Population Females
2,499 residents
Foreign Born Residents
1.9% (State: 27%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
5.4% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Boulder Creek Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Boulder Creek Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Boulder Creek Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $478,594 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$197,294 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $664 – $1,308
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              154 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,907 (0.60%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $2,245 (0.50%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $77,447 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$16,992 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$11,410 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • University of California-Santa Cruz
                      about 10 miles
                      Santa Cruz, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 17,751
                    • West Valley College
                      about 12 miles
                      Saratoga, CA
                      FT enrollment: 6,128
                    • De Anza College
                      about 14 miles
                      Cupertino, CA
                      FT enrollment: 16,729
                    • Cabrillo College
                      about 15 miles
                      Aptos, CA
                      FT enrollment: 7,729
                    • Foothill College
                      about 16 miles
                      Los Altos Hills, CA
                      FT enrollment: 9,635
                    • San Jose City College
                      about 17 miles
                      San Jose, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,526
                    • Santa Clara University
                      about 19 miles
                      Santa Clara, CA
                      FT enrollment: 7,640

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • OCEAN GROVE CHARTER
                      Location: 16900 N. HIGHWAY NINE
                      Grades: KG-12
                      Charter school

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • BOULDER CREEK ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 276
                      Location: 400 LOMOND ST.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Boulder Creek Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              64 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.55 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              1 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.04 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              16 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.64 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              39 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.56 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              246 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              9.81 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Boulder Creek

                              • HOSPICE CARING PROJECT
                                Hospital, about 9 miles away
                                SCOTTS VALLEY, CA
                              • LOS GATOS MEADOWS GERIATRIC HOSPITAL
                                Nursing Home, about 10 miles away
                                LOS GATOS, CA
                              • ODD FELLOWS HOME OF CA INFIRMARY
                                Nursing Home, about 11 miles away
                                SARATOGA, CA
                                Nursing Home, about 11 miles away
                                SARATOGA, CA
                                Nursing Home, about 11 miles away
                                LOS GATOS, CA
                              • VASONA CREEK HEALTHCARE CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 11 miles away
                                LOS GATOS, CA
                              • THE TERRACES OF LOS GATOS
                                Nursing Home, about 12 miles away
                                LOS GATOS, CA

                              Amtrak Stations in Boulder Creek

                              • 13 miles: SANTA CRUZ (920 PACIFIC AVE.)
                                Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, public transit connection.
                              • 19 miles: SAN JOSE (65 CAHILL ST.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
                              • 20 miles: SANTA CLARA-GREAT AMERICA (SANTA CLARA, FOOT OF STARS & STRIPES DR.)
                                Services: partially wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking.

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Boulder Creek by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Natural Disasters in Boulder Creek


                                        Air Quality Information

                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          755% (Greater then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          22 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          14 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          3 pc.
                                          Google Map of Boulder Creek
                                          ZIP Codes for Boulder Creek: 95006
                                          Find Your Home in Boulder Creek with Local Agent
                                          Price: $1,095,000
                                          Bedrooms: 3
                                          Bathrooms: 2
                                          Price: $743,200
                                          Bedrooms: 3
                                          Bathrooms: 1
                                          Price: $495,000
                                          Bedrooms: 1
                                          Bathrooms: 1
                                          Request for the Properties in Boulder Creek
                                          Nearby Cities