Hawaiian Gardens is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 14,592 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hawaiian Gardens is the 359th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Hawaiian Gardens 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.
Hawaiian Gardens is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hawaiian Gardens is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hawaiian Gardens who work in office and administrative support (14.23%), sales jobs (10.97%), and food service (8.99%).
Hawaiian Gardens, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost transportation.
In Hawaiian Gardens, just 11.52% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hawaiian Gardens in 2010 was $13,557, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $54,228 for a family of four. However, Hawaiian Gardens contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hawaiian Gardens is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hawaiian Gardens 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 Hawaiian Gardens, accounting for 74.17% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Hawaiian Gardens residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hawaiian Gardens include English, German, Italian, and Swedish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Hawaiian Gardens's cultural character, accounting for 40.60% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Hawaiian Gardens is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Korean.