Dinuba is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 23,702 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Dinuba is the 299th largest community in California.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Dinuba is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 49.99% of the Dinuba workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Dinuba is a city of farmers, fishers, or foresters, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dinuba who work in farm management occupations (20.55%), office and administrative support (12.10%), and sales jobs (7.75%).
Another important characteristic of Dinuba is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
The citizens of Dinuba have a very low rate of college education: just 7.43% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Dinuba in 2010 was $13,221, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $52,884 for a family of four.
Dinuba is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Dinuba 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 Dinuba, accounting for 87.14% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Dinuba residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Dinuba include Irish, English, French , and Other Arab.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Dinuba's cultural character, accounting for 31.31% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Dinuba is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Arabic.