Exeter is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 10,548 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Exeter is the 412th largest community in California.
Exeter is a blue-collar town, with 37.42% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Exeter is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Exeter who work in farm management occupations (12.82%), sales jobs (11.74%), and office and administrative support (7.49%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Exeter rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.27% of adults 25 and older in Exeter have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Exeter in 2010 was $19,964, which is lower middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $79,856 for a family of four. However, Exeter contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Exeter is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Exeter home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Exeter residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Exeter also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 42.69% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Exeter include English, German, Dutch, and Portuguese.
The most common language spoken in Exeter is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.