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, Anza isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Anza are a mix 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 (18.53%), office and administrative support (16.84%), and food service (13.79%).
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Anza 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. Anza has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Anza than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Anza may be for you.
One downside of living in Anza, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.98 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Anza does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Anza who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.60% of the adults in Anza have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Anza in 2018 was $18,021, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,084 for a family of four. However, Anza contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Anza is a very 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 Asian. Anza also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.59% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Anza include Irish, English, German, French, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Anza is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.