Apple Valley is a larger medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 72,174 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Apple Valley is the 115th largest community in California.
Apple Valley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Apple Valley is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Apple Valley who work in office and administrative support (13.34%), sales jobs (10.04%), and teaching (9.39%).
The citizens of Apple Valley are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.53% of adults in Apple Valley have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Apple Valley in 2010 was $23,543, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,172 for a family of four. However, Apple Valley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Apple Valley is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Apple Valley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Apple Valley residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Apple Valley also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.67% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Apple Valley include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Apple Valley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.