Farmersville is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 10,774 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Farmersville is the 409th largest community in California.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Farmersville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 45.82% of the Farmersville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Farmersville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Farmersville who work in farm management occupations (16.04%), sales jobs (12.14%), and office and administrative support (10.90%).
In addition, many people in Farmersville have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Farmersville ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 3.20% of people over 25 have a college degree.
The per capita income in Farmersville in 2010 was $11,102, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $44,408 for a family of four. However, Farmersville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Farmersville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 32.38% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Farmersville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Farmersville 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 Farmersville, accounting for 86.96% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Farmersville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Farmersville include English, Irish, Italian, and Portuguese.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Farmersville's cultural character, accounting for 27.57% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Farmersville is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Portuguese.