Live Oak is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 8,531 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Live Oak is the 434th largest community in California.
Live Oak is a blue-collar town, with 44.35% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Live Oak is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Live Oak who work in farm management occupations (13.16%), office and administrative support (9.96%), and sales jobs (9.18%).
In Live Oak, just 9.16% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Live Oak in 2010 was $16,574, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $66,296 for a family of four. However, Live Oak contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Live Oak is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Live Oak 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 Live Oak, accounting for 55.31% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Live Oak residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Live Oak include Irish, English, Portuguese, and French .
In addition, Live Oak has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (29.96%).
The most common language spoken in Live Oak is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.