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 88.61% 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 (15.03%), management occupations (12.32%), and office and administrative support (12.19%).
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.
If knowledge is power, La Crescenta-Montrose is a pretty powerful place. 52.46% of the adults in La Crescenta-Montrose have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in La Crescenta-Montrose in 2010 was $38,177, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $152,708 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 13.92% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in La Crescenta-Montrose include German, Italian, English, and Irish.
In addition, La Crescenta-Montrose has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (35.75%).
The most common language spoken in La Crescenta-Montrose is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Armenian.