Cotati is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 7,445 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cotati is the 464th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Cotati 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.
Unlike some cities, Cotati isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cotati are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cotati is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cotati who work in sales jobs (14.93%), management occupations (12.17%), and office and administrative support (11.58%).
The education level of Cotati citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 36.09% of adults in Cotati have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cotati in 2010 was $32,162, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $128,648 for a family of four. However, Cotati contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cotati is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cotati home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cotati residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Cotati also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.04% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cotati include German, Italian, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Cotati is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Laotian.