Littlerock is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 1,417 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Littlerock is the 678th largest community in California.
Littlerock is a blue-collar town, with 47.34% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Littlerock is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Littlerock who work in food service (13.78%), sales jobs (8.05%), and maintenance occupations (7.50%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.69% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
One downside of living in Littlerock is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Littlerock, the average commute to work is 42.25 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Littlerock does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Littlerock with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.05% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Littlerock in 2010 was $12,573, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $50,292 for a family of four. However, Littlerock contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Littlerock also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.07% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Littlerock is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Littlerock 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 Littlerock, accounting for 84.61% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Littlerock residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Littlerock include English, Scots-Irish, Portuguese, and French .
Littlerock also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 33.89%.
The most common language spoken in Littlerock is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and African languages.