Inglewood is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 105,181 people and 31 constituent neighborhoods, Inglewood is the 65th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Inglewood 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, Inglewood isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Inglewood are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Inglewood is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Inglewood who work in office and administrative support (15.14%), sales jobs (9.43%), and management occupations (7.57%).
One downside of living in Inglewood is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Inglewood, the average commute to work is 31.92 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the city, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Inglewood is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Inglewood area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
The education level of Inglewood citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.16% of adults in Inglewood have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Inglewood in 2018 was $27,217, 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 $108,868 for a family of four. However, Inglewood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Inglewood is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Inglewood 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 Inglewood, accounting for 49.53% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Inglewood residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Inglewood include African, Nigerian, Belizean, Italian, and German.
In addition, Inglewood has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (28.84%).
The most common language spoken in Inglewood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.