Cupertino is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 60,643 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Cupertino is the 146th largest community in California.
Cupertino home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Cupertino real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Cupertino is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 96.07% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cupertino is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cupertino who work in computer science and math (22.71%), management occupations (19.96%), and architecture and engineering (10.53%).
Also of interest is that Cupertino has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Cupertino 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 bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Cupertino area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Cupertino. 76.60% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Cupertino in 2010 was $60,040, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $240,160 for a family of four.
Cupertino is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cupertino home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cupertino residents report their race to be Asian, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Cupertino include English, Irish, Italian, and Iranian.
In addition, Cupertino has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (51.84%).
The most common language spoken in Cupertino is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.