Anza is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 3,231 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Anza is the 586th largest community in California.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Anza is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Anza is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Anza who work in sales jobs (20.22%), office and administrative support (17.83%), and maintenance occupations (8.04%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Anza has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Anza a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Anza is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Anza, the average commute to work is 30.74 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Anza ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 5.43% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Anza in 2010 was $17,549, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $70,196 for a family of four.
Anza is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Anza home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Anza residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Anza also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.45% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Anza include French , English, German, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Anza is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.