Fallbrook is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 31,707 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Fallbrook is the 241st largest community in California.
Housing costs in Fallbrook are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Fallbrook is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fallbrook is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fallbrook who work in office and administrative support (11.18%), sales jobs (11.14%), and management occupations (9.24%).
There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Fallbrook, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.
The education level of Fallbrook citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.20% of adults in Fallbrook have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Fallbrook in 2010 was $24,948, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,792 for a family of four. However, Fallbrook contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fallbrook is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Fallbrook home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fallbrook residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Fallbrook also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 41.91% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fallbrook include German, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Fallbrook's cultural character, accounting for 22.15% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Fallbrook is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.