Healdsburg, CA

Healdsburg profile

Living in Healdsburg

Healdsburg is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 11,845 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Healdsburg is the 397th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Healdsburg 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 cities, Healdsburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Healdsburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Healdsburg is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Healdsburg who work in food service (11.68%), management occupations (10.78%), and sales jobs (10.12%).

Also of interest is that Healdsburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.70% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

The education level of Healdsburg ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Healdsburg, 43.68% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Healdsburg in 2018 was $53,126, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $212,504 for a family of four. However, Healdsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Healdsburg is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Healdsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Healdsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Healdsburg also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 31.03% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Healdsburg include German, Irish, Italian, English, and French.

In addition, Healdsburg has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.05%).

The most common language spoken in Healdsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.