King City is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 13,902 people and three constituent neighborhoods, King City is the 377th largest community in California.
King City is a blue-collar town, with 57.73% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, King City is a city of farmers, fishers, or foresters, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in King City who work in farm management occupations (38.19%), sales jobs (10.00%), and office and administrative support (6.68%).
King City ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 5.01% of people over 25 have a college degree.
The per capita income in King City in 2010 was $12,770, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $51,080 for a family of four. However, King City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
King City is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call King City 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 King City, accounting for 89.86% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of King City residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in King City include Italian, Irish, European, and English.
Foreign born people are also an important part of King City's cultural character, accounting for 46.88% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in King City is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Japanese.