Banning, CA


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Banning is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 30,945 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Banning is the 246th largest community in California.

Banning is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Banning is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Banning who work in office and administrative support (14.33%), sales jobs (13.43%), and food service (8.15%).

It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Banning 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. Banning has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Banning than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Banning may be for you.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Banning rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.84% of adults 25 and older in Banning have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Banning in 2010 was $20,246, which is lower middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $80,984 for a family of four. However, Banning contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Banning is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Banning home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Banning residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Banning also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 39.51% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Banning include Irish, English, Italian, and French .

In addition, Banning has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (16.36%).

The most common language spoken in Banning is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Miao/Hmong.