Concord, CA
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Living in Concord


Concord is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 125,410 people and 27 constituent neighborhoods, Concord is the 50th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Concord 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.

Concord is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Concord is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Concord who work in management occupations (12.32%), sales jobs (10.71%), and office and administrative support (10.59%).

Also of interest is that Concord has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Concord is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Concord, the average commute to work is 33.50 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the city, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.

Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Concord 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 subway helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Concord area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.

The citizens of Concord are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.37% of adults in Concord have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Concord in 2018 was $41,273, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $165,092 for a family of four. However, Concord contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Concord is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Concord home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Concord residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Concord also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.08% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Concord include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

In addition, Concord has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (24.41%).

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