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Laguna Hills, CA
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Laguna Hills profile

Living in Laguna Hills

Laguna Hills is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 30,568 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Laguna Hills is the 251st largest community in California.

Laguna Hills home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Laguna Hills real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Also of interest is that Laguna Hills has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 16.13% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Laguna Hills. 50.83% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Laguna Hills in 2018 was $58,362, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $233,448 for a family of four. However, Laguna Hills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Laguna Hills is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Laguna Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Laguna Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Laguna Hills also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.97% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Laguna Hills include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Iranian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Laguna Hills's cultural character, accounting for 24.79% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Laguna Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Persian.