Indio, CA

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Living in Indio

Indio is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 89,793 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Indio is the 103rd largest community in California. Much of the housing stock in Indio was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Indio economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Indio, where the median household income is $49,951.00.

Unlike some cities, Indio isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Indio are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Indio is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Indio who work in sales jobs (12.34%), office and administrative support (11.72%), and maintenance occupations (10.60%).

The citizens of Indio are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.56% of adults in Indio have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Indio in 2010 was $24,113, which is lower middle income relative to California, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,452 for a family of four. However, Indio contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Indio is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Indio 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 Indio, accounting for 67.55% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Indio residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Indio include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

Indio also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 27.43%.

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