Lake Isabella is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 3,606 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lake Isabella is the 557th largest community in California.
Unlike some towns, Lake Isabella isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lake Isabella are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lake Isabella is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Isabella who work in sales jobs (23.57%), office and administrative support (20.10%), and food service (12.65%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Lake Isabella is worth considering.
Lake Isabella is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Lake Isabella has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 4.71% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Lake Isabella in 2010 was $17,565, which is lower middle income relative to California, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,260 for a family of four. Lake Isabella also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 39.18% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Lake Isabella is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Lake Isabella home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lake Isabella residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Lake Isabella include Irish, French , English, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Lake Isabella is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.