Ceres is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 47,963 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Ceres is the 187th largest community in California.
Ceres is a blue-collar town, with 40.38% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Ceres is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ceres who work in sales jobs (11.99%), office and administrative support (10.66%), and management occupations (5.41%).
In Ceres, just 9.68% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Ceres in 2010 was $18,575, which is lower middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,300 for a family of four. However, Ceres contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ceres is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ceres home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ceres residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Ceres also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 58.68% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ceres include Irish, English, Italian, and Portuguese.
In addition, Ceres has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (26.87%).
The most common language spoken in Ceres is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Indic languages.