About the City

City Profile

Incorporated

April 1, 1876

County

Alameda

Government

Council-Manager

Population

84,852 per the State of California Department of Finance

Area

26.44 square miles (city) as of June 30,2011 480 feet elevation

Location

43 miles southeast of San Francisco, 30 miles southeast of Oakland, 29 miles northeast of San Jose

Telephone Area Code

925

Zip Code

94550 / 94551

Tax Rate

1.1142%

Climate

Average Low/High Temperature in January 39/56 degrees
Average Low/High Temperature in July 57/89 degrees
Annual Rainfall 14.4 inches

Education

K - 12 Schools 19
Community Colleges 1
Student Population 13,225
Average Daily Attendance 13,225

Community Facilities

Parks 46
Golf Courses 2 public, 2 private
Libraries/Branches 3
Fire Stations 5 (ISO Class 3)
Community Centers 1
Municipal Airport 1

Housing Information

Median Income* $100,222
Housing Units* 30,679
Median Home Price** $603,700
Home Ownership* 70%
2013-2014 Property Tax Rate*** 1.1142%
* 2012 American Community Survey (ACS)
** Zillow July 2012 
*** Alameda County Auditor-Controller

City Operations

Net Assessed Property Valuation FY 2012/13 $14.4 Billion

Budget

FY 2011/12

FY 2012/13

General Fund Operating Budget
$76,472,540
$76,513,020
All Other Funds Operating Budget $123,213,745 $100,870,872 
Sub-total Operating Budgets $199,686,285 $177,383,892
Capital Improvement Program $44,907,470 $107,290,360
Total All Funds Budget
$244,593,755
$284,674,252

Livermore Municipal Airport Activity

Annual Aircraft Operations over 150,000
FAA Controlled Tower 7 am - 9 pm
Hours of Operation 24hrs / 365 days