Lodi is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 64,596 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Lodi is the 135th largest community in California.
Lodi is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lodi is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lodi who work in office and administrative support (12.26%), sales jobs (9.59%), and teaching (7.13%).
In terms of college education, Lodi is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.71% of adults 25 and older in Lodi have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lodi in 2010 was $23,981, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $95,924 for a family of four. However, Lodi contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lodi is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lodi home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lodi residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Lodi also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 35.78% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lodi include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
Foreign born people are also an important part of Lodi's cultural character, accounting for 19.20% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Lodi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.