Homeland is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 6,399 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Homeland is the 486th largest community in California.
When you are in Homeland, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 51.47% of Homeland’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Homeland is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Homeland who work in maintenance occupations (12.21%), office and administrative support (9.37%), and sales jobs (7.32%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Homeland has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Homeland has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Homeland than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Homeland may be for you.
In Homeland, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.65 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The population of Homeland has a very low overall level of education: only 6.61% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Homeland in 2010 was $15,673, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $62,692 for a family of four.
Homeland is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Homeland 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 Homeland, accounting for 60.00% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Homeland residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Homeland include Irish, English, Italian, and Palestinian.
Homeland also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 27.24%.
The most common language spoken in Homeland is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Arabic.