Delhi is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 11,324 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Delhi is the 405th largest community in California.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Delhi is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 49.59% of the Delhi workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Delhi is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Delhi who work in office and administrative support (12.16%), farm management occupations (9.65%), and teaching (6.86%).
Delhi is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Delhi has a very low overall level of education: only 8.54% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Delhi in 2010 was $15,121, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $60,484 for a family of four. However, Delhi contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Delhi is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Delhi home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Delhi, accounting for 75.72% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Delhi residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Delhi include Portuguese, English, Irish, and Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac.
Delhi also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 35.29%.
The most common language spoken in Delhi is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Indic languages.