La Crescenta-Montrose is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 20,230 people and two constituent neighborhoods, La Crescenta-Montrose is the 314th largest community in California.
La Crescenta-Montrose home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but La Crescenta-Montrose real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
La Crescenta-Montrose is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.28% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, La Crescenta-Montrose is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in La Crescenta-Montrose who work in sales jobs (14.26%), management occupations (14.19%), and office and administrative support (12.13%).
Of important note, La Crescenta-Montrose is also a town of artists. La Crescenta-Montrose has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape La Crescenta-Montrose’s character.
Also of interest is that La Crescenta-Montrose has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
La Crescenta-Montrose is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, La Crescenta-Montrose’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to La Crescenta-Montrose, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. La Crescenta-Montrose is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 53.20% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in La Crescenta-Montrose in 2010 was $38,256, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $153,024 for a family of four. However, La Crescenta-Montrose contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
La Crescenta-Montrose is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call La Crescenta-Montrose home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of La Crescenta-Montrose residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. La Crescenta-Montrose also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.10% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in La Crescenta-Montrose include German, Irish, English, and Italian.
La Crescenta-Montrose also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 36.28%.
The most common language spoken in La Crescenta-Montrose is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Armenian.