Jacumba - Boulevard is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 2,587 people and just one neighborhood, Jacumba - Boulevard is the 627th largest community in California.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Jacumba - Boulevard is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Jacumba - Boulevard is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jacumba - Boulevard who work in sales jobs (17.86%), healthcare (14.47%), and management occupations (14.47%).
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!) Jacumba - Boulevard 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. Jacumba - Boulevard has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Jacumba - Boulevard than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Jacumba - Boulevard may be for you.
One downside of living in Jacumba - Boulevard is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Jacumba - Boulevard, the average commute to work is 39.02 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Jacumba - Boulevard is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Jacumba - Boulevard has a very low overall level of education: only 9.83% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Jacumba - Boulevard in 2018 was $24,990, which is lower middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,960 for a family of four. However, Jacumba - Boulevard contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Jacumba - Boulevard also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 36.31% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Jacumba - Boulevard is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Jacumba - Boulevard home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jacumba - Boulevard residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Jacumba - Boulevard also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 32.32% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Jacumba - Boulevard include English, Irish, Italian, German, and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Jacumba - Boulevard is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.
The way a neighborhood looks and feels when you walk or drive around it, from its setting, its buildings, and its flavor, can make all the difference. This neighborhood has some really cool things about the way it looks and feels as revealed by NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research. This might include anything from the housing stock to the types of households living here to how people get around.
Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute is an important factor for one's quality of life. The neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis. Long commutes can be brutal. They take time, money, and energy, leaving less of you for yourself and your family. The residents of the neighborhood unfortunately have the distinction of having, on average, a longer commute than most any neighborhood in America. 19.9% of commuters here travel more than one hour just one-way to work. That is more than two hours per day. This percentage with two-hour + round-trip commutes is higher than NeighborhoodScout found in 99.5% of all neighborhoods in America.
Of particular note, 5.1% of the people in the neighborhood currently reside in a correction facility, held due to punishment for a crime.
In addition, if you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 9.9% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in California, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in California.
Uncrowded roads, rural America and space to be the individual you are. If you like these characteristics, this neighborhood may fit you. With just 12 residents per square mile, is less crowded than 96.6% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Did you know that the neighborhood has more Native American ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 17.3% of this neighborhood's residents have Native American ancestry.
is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 0.6% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Native American languages at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 95.0% of the neighborhoods in America.
How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.
The neighbors in the neighborhood in Jacumba - Boulevard are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 77.3% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 21.3% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 69.8% of U.S. neighborhoods.
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.
In the neighborhood, 43.8% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is manufacturing and laborer occupations, with 21.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (19.9%), and 15.0% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 87.4% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (10.4%).
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the neighborhood in Jacumba - Boulevard, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (25.8%). There are also a number of people of Native American ancestry (17.3%), and residents who report English roots (9.9%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (8.8%), along with some Italian ancestry residents (6.2%), among others.
Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 45 minutes and one hour commuting one-way to work (28.2% of working residents), longer and tougher than most commutes in America.
Here most residents (74.2%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (15.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.