Acampo is a tiny town located in the state of California. With a population of 355 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Acampo is the 752nd largest community in California.
Housing costs in Acampo 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.
Acampo is a blue-collar town, with 58.90% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Acampo is a town of production and manufacturing workers, construction workers and builders, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Acampo who work in management occupations (14.96%), the sciences (11.97%), and office and administrative support (11.34%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Acampo has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Being a small town, Acampo does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Acampo is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.35% of adults 25 and older in Acampo have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Acampo in 2010 was $36,756, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $147,024 for a family of four.
The people who call Acampo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Acampo residents report their race to be White. Acampo also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 54.90% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Acampo include Swedish, Irish, Portuguese, and Norwegian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Acampo's cultural character, accounting for 26.93% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Acampo is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and African languages.