Fillmore is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 15,548 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Fillmore is the 351st largest community in California.
Housing costs in Fillmore 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.
Fillmore is a blue-collar town, with 37.19% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Fillmore is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Fillmore who work in office and administrative support (11.36%), maintenance occupations (7.59%), and sales jobs (6.78%).
One downside of living in Fillmore, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.70 minutes every day commuting to work.
The rate of college-level education in Fillmore is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.29% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Fillmore in 2010 was $19,042, which is lower middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $76,168 for a family of four. However, Fillmore contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fillmore is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fillmore 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 Fillmore, accounting for 80.52% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Fillmore residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Fillmore include Irish, German, Italian, and Swedish.
In addition, Fillmore has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (28.94%).
The most common language spoken in Fillmore is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Arabic.