Angwin is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 3,055 people and just one neighborhood, Angwin is the 583rd largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
Angwin home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Angwin real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Angwin is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.59% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Angwin is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Angwin who work in teaching (17.07%), office and administrative support (17.02%) and management occupations (8.64%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.91% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Angwin is a place where college students are a big part of the character and culture of the town. Small towns have often struggled with declining populations over the past few decades, but the presence of such a large college student population has helped Angwin to fight this trend. Not only does the college population add spending and jobs to local economy, but it also contributes a very tangible, youthful energy to the town.
For a small town, there is also a high proportion of single, often educated, people living in Angwin. This is not typical for smaller communities in America, and adds a feeling of vibrancy to Angwin.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.09 minutes getting to work every day.