Rancho Cucamonga is a relatively large city located in the state of California. With a population of 177,751 people and 28 constituent neighborhoods, Rancho Cucamonga is the 28th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Rancho Cucamonga are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Unlike some cities, Rancho Cucamonga isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Rancho Cucamonga are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rancho Cucamonga is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rancho Cucamonga who work in office and administrative support (13.63%), management occupations (11.73%), and sales jobs (11.22%).
Another interesting thing about Rancho Cucamonga, despite not being a huge city, is that there is a relatively high proportion of people living here who are young, single, and upwardly-mobile professionals. This makes it a good choice for other relocating single professionals. Here, these young singles will find many others like themselves, with opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
One downside of living in Rancho Cucamonga is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Rancho Cucamonga, the average commute to work is 31.49 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Rancho Cucamonga is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 34.00% of adults in Rancho Cucamonga have a college degree.
The per capita income in Rancho Cucamonga in 2010 was $34,052, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $136,208 for a family of four. However, Rancho Cucamonga contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rancho Cucamonga is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rancho Cucamonga home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Rancho Cucamonga, accounting for 37.88% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Rancho Cucamonga residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Rancho Cucamonga include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
In addition, Rancho Cucamonga has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (20.27%).
The most common language spoken in Rancho Cucamonga is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.