Dublin is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 57,721 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Dublin is the 185th largest community in California. Much of the housing stock in Dublin was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Dublin economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Dublin, where the median household income is $114,699.00.
Dublin home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Dublin real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Dublin is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 92.89% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Dublin is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dublin who work in management occupations (15.65%), office and administrative support (13.41%), and sales jobs (12.18%).
Also of interest is that Dublin has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Dublin, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.65 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Dublin is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the subway. For Dublin, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
If knowledge is power, Dublin is a pretty powerful place. 52.22% of the adults in Dublin 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 Dublin in 2010 was $44,679, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $178,716 for a family of four.
Dublin is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Dublin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dublin residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Dublin also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.84% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Dublin include Irish, English, Italian, and European.
In addition, Dublin has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (28.69%).
The most common language spoken in Dublin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.