Cupertino is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 60,777 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.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Cupertino use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Cupertino‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the bus. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Cupertino. 77.20% 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 $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.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Cupertino's cultural character, accounting for 52.27% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Cupertino is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.