Lakeport is a very small city located in the state of California. With a population of 4,807 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lakeport is the 518th largest community in California.
Lakeport is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.15% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lakeport is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lakeport who work in office and administrative support (19.67%), management occupations (12.30%), and sales jobs (8.75%).
One of the benefits of Lakeport is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.05 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Lakeport does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Lakeport citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.94% of adults 25 and older in Lakeport have a college degree.
The per capita income in Lakeport in 2010 was $24,462, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $97,848 for a family of four. However, Lakeport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lakeport is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lakeport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lakeport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Lakeport also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.96% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lakeport include English, Irish, Italian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Lakeport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.