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 neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lakeport is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lakeport who work in office and administrative support (19.13%), management occupations (12.84%), and sales jobs (9.08%).
Of important note, Lakeport is also a city of artists. Lakeport has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Lakeport’s character.
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. 20.55% of adults 25 and older in Lakeport have a college degree.
The per capita income in Lakeport in 2010 was $25,590, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,360 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 15.25% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lakeport include English, Irish, Italian, and Portuguese.
The most common language spoken in Lakeport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.