Most Expensive Laguna Woods Neighborhoods
Laguna Woods is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 16,415 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Laguna Woods is the 338th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Laguna Woods are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Laguna Woods is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 95.24% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Laguna Woods is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Laguna Woods who work in sales jobs (17.21%), office and administrative support (16.37%) and management occupations (9.73%).
Also of interest is that Laguna Woods has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Laguna Woods telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.97% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Laguna Woods’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Laguna Woods is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 41.13% of adults in Laguna Woods have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Laguna Woods in 2010 was $37,419, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $149,676 for a family of four. However, Laguna Woods contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Laguna Woods is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Laguna Woods home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Laguna Woods residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Laguna Woods include German, English, Irish, Italian, Russian and Polish.
In addition, Laguna Woods has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (25.87%).
The languages spoken by people in Laguna Woods are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Laguna Woods is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean, Spanish, Chinese and Persian.
|LAGUNA WOODS INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||11,377|
|LAGUNA WOODS HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||73.60%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||26.41%|
|TYPE OF LAGUNA WOODS HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||5.91%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||26.83%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||17.72%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||49.18%|
|SIZE OF LAGUNA WOODS HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||0.06%|
|AGE OF LAGUNA WOODS HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||1.82%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||41.67%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||55.93%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.58%|
|LAGUNA WOODS REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$311,296|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,777|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $66,000||4.37%|
|$66,001 - $132,000||8.65%|
|$132,001 - $264,000||36.85%|
|$264,001 - $396,000||24.57%|
|$396,001 - $528,000||11.21%|
|$528,001 - $660,000||4.33%|
|$660,001 - $990,000||7.83%|
|$990,001 - $1,320,000||0.98%|
|PEOPLE OF LAGUNA WOODS||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||0.10%|
|5 TO 17||0.12%|
|18 TO 24||0.01%|
|25 TO 34||0.18%|
|35 TO 54||5.05%|
|55 TO 64||18.74%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||75.81%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.57%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$36,708|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$37,419|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||10.60%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (19.48%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (11.84%)
Real estate (8.02%)
Public Service (2.98%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.81%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.09%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.55%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||0.92%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||4.55%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (14.10%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (78.39%)
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