Cupertino is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 60,170 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 95.40% 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 (22.45%), management occupations (20.63%), and architecture and engineering (9.73%).
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.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Cupertino is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Cupertino, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
If knowledge is power, Cupertino is a pretty powerful place. 77.20% of the adults in Cupertino have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Cupertino in 2010 was $62,968, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $251,872 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 German, English, Irish, Italian, and Iranian.
Cupertino also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 52.27%.
The most common language spoken in Cupertino is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.