Lindsay, CA


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Living in Lindsay

Lindsay is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 13,217 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Lindsay is the 391st largest community in California.

When you are in Lindsay, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 53.62% of Lindsay’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Lindsay is a city of farmers, fishers, or foresters, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lindsay who work in farm management occupations (27.96%), sales jobs (7.13%), and office and administrative support (6.88%).

The citizens of Lindsay have a very low rate of college education: just 6.53% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.

The per capita income in Lindsay in 2010 was $10,678, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $42,712 for a family of four. Lindsay also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 44.12% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Lindsay is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lindsay home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Lindsay, accounting for 87.90% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Lindsay residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lindsay include Irish, Swiss, English, and Other Arab.

Lindsay also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 33.46%.

The most common language spoken in Lindsay is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Vietnamese.