Livingston is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 13,902 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Livingston is the 375th largest community in California.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Livingston is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 59.00% of the Livingston workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Livingston is a city of transportation and shipping workers, farmers, fishers, or foresters, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Livingston who work in farm management occupations (18.26%), sales jobs (8.90%), and office and administrative support (7.44%).
Being a small city, Livingston does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Livingston, just 8.78% 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 Livingston in 2010 was $13,604, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $54,416 for a family of four. However, Livingston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Livingston is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Livingston 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 Livingston, accounting for 72.59% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Livingston residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Livingston include Irish, English, German, and Italian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Livingston's cultural character, accounting for 45.93% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Livingston is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include Indic languages and English.