Calistoga is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 5,247 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Calistoga is the 503rd largest community in California.
Housing costs in Calistoga 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.
Calistoga is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Calistoga is a city of service providers, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Calistoga who work in management occupations (16.72%), maintenance occupations (13.15%), and office and administrative support (10.32%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Calistoga spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.45 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The education level of Calistoga citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.82% of adults in Calistoga have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Calistoga in 2018 was $43,075, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $172,300 for a family of four. However, Calistoga contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Calistoga is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Calistoga home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Calistoga residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Calistoga also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 40.66% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Calistoga include German, Italian, English, Norwegian, and French.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Calistoga's cultural character, accounting for 29.39% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Calistoga is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.