According to the 2000 census, 1.67% of the population in Alhambra are African Americans. The number is increasing, Sing Tao Daily reports. African American student John who attends Alhambra High School said that he moved to Alhambra from Pasadena four years ago for the high quality education here. The peaceful neighborhood and multicultural environment are also factors that attract African American households, according to the article.
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