Lake Elsinore, CA


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Lake Elsinore is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 61,981 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Lake Elsinore is the 166th largest community in California. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Lake Elsinore, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Lake Elsinore, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Lake Elsinore’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Lake Elsinore does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $63,303.00.

Unlike some cities, Lake Elsinore isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lake Elsinore are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lake Elsinore is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Elsinore who work in sales jobs (13.54%), office and administrative support (12.53%), and management occupations (9.13%).

One downside of living in Lake Elsinore is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Lake Elsinore, the average commute to work is 37.43 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The citizens of Lake Elsinore are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.12% of adults in Lake Elsinore have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Lake Elsinore in 2010 was $21,016, which is lower middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $84,064 for a family of four. However, Lake Elsinore contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Lake Elsinore is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lake Elsinore home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lake Elsinore residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Lake Elsinore also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 50.51% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lake Elsinore include Irish, English, Italian, and French .

Lake Elsinore also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 21.90%.

The most common language spoken in Lake Elsinore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.