Fallbrook, CA

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Living in Fallbrook

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, Fallbrook isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fallbrook are a mix 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 (9.97%), maintenance occupations (9.02%), and sales jobs (8.84%).

One downside of living in Fallbrook, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.29 minutes every day commuting to work.

The population of Fallbrook overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Fallbrook, 24.52% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Fallbrook in 2018 was $28,804, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,216 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. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Fallbrook, accounting for 47.79% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Fallbrook residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Fallbrook include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

Fallbrook also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 22.47%.

The most common language spoken in Fallbrook is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.