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Antioch, CA
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Living in Antioch


Antioch is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 115,291 people and 21 constituent neighborhoods, Antioch is the 55th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Antioch 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Antioch is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Antioch is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Antioch who work in office and administrative support (13.87%), sales jobs (9.64%), and management occupations (8.32%).

Also of interest is that Antioch has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In Antioch, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 40.14 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.

Like elsewhere in America, most people in Antioch use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Antioch‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the subway. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.

The citizens of Antioch are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.12% of adults in Antioch having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Antioch in 2018 was $30,526, 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 $122,104 for a family of four. However, Antioch contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Antioch is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Antioch 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 Antioch, accounting for 34.54% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Antioch residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Antioch include German, Irish, Italian, English, and European.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Antioch's cultural character, accounting for 21.44% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Antioch is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.