Camarillo is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 67,363 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Camarillo is the 123rd largest community in California.
Housing costs in Camarillo 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.
Camarillo is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.77% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Camarillo is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Camarillo who work in office and administrative support (13.13%), management occupations (12.65%), and sales jobs (11.05%).
Also of interest is that Camarillo has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Camarillo is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Camarillo area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
The education level of Camarillo ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Camarillo, 40.43% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Camarillo in 2010 was $40,250, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $161,000 for a family of four. However, Camarillo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Camarillo is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Camarillo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Camarillo residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Camarillo also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.95% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Camarillo include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Camarillo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.