Canoga Park is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 1,649 people and just one neighborhood, Canoga Park is the 662nd largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Canoga Park 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.
Occupations and Workforce
Canoga Park is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Canoga Park is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Canoga Park who work in sales jobs (12.68%), teaching (10.99%) and office and administrative support (9.54%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 13.92% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Canoga Park, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.76 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Canoga Park doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.