Grand Terrace is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 12,584 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Grand Terrace is the 388th largest community in California.
Grand Terrace is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grand Terrace is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grand Terrace who work in office and administrative support (17.29%), healthcare (8.08%), and teaching (7.80%).
Also of interest is that Grand Terrace has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In terms of college education, Grand Terrace is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.25% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grand Terrace in 2018 was $29,257, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,028 for a family of four. However, Grand Terrace contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Grand Terrace is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Grand Terrace 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 Grand Terrace, accounting for 50.27% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Grand Terrace residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Grand Terrace include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Grand Terrace is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.