Sedona is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 10,339 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Sedona is the 54th largest community in Arizona.
Sedona home prices are not only among the most expensive in Arizona, but Sedona real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Sedona is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.88% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sedona is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sedona who work in office and administrative support (13.53%), sales jobs (12.22%), and management occupations (12.15%).
A relatively large number of people in Sedona telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 19.33% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Sedona has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Sedona has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Sedona than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Sedona may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Sedona spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.20 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The citizens of Sedona are among the most well-educated in the nation: 48.83% of adults in Sedona have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Sedona in 2018 was $44,187, which is wealthy relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $176,748 for a family of four. However, Sedona contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sedona is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sedona home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sedona residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Sedona also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.99% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sedona include German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Sedona is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.