Crestline, CA
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Crestline profile

Living in Crestline

Crestline is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 11,650 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Crestline is the 399th largest community in California.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Crestline is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Crestline is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crestline who work in sales jobs (13.57%), office and administrative support (10.58%), and food service (7.46%).

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

Another notable thing is that Crestline is a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Crestline’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.

One downside of living in Crestline, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.40 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small town, Crestline doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The percentage of people in Crestline who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.89% of adults in Crestline have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Crestline in 2018 was $30,564, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,256 for a family of four. However, Crestline contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Crestline is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Crestline home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crestline residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Crestline also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.99% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Crestline include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

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