Beaumont, CA

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Living in Beaumont

Beaumont is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 51,063 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Beaumont is the 214th largest community in California. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Beaumont, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Beaumont, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Beaumont’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Beaumont does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $84,105.00.

Housing costs in Beaumont 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, Beaumont is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Beaumont is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Beaumont who work in sales jobs (11.26%), office and administrative support (11.19%), and healthcare (9.31%).

One downside of living in Beaumont is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Beaumont, the average commute to work is 33.30 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

In terms of college education, Beaumont is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.15% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Beaumont in 2018 was $28,883, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,532 for a family of four. However, Beaumont contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Beaumont is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Beaumont 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 Beaumont, accounting for 46.46% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Beaumont residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Beaumont include German, English, Irish, Italian, and European.

In addition, Beaumont has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.27%).

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