Lodi is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 67,586 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Lodi is the 135th largest community in California.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lodi is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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 (10.82%), sales jobs (9.94%), and management occupations (9.81%).
In terms of college education, Lodi is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.25% of adults 25 and older in Lodi have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lodi in 2018 was $28,815, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,260 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 37.84% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lodi include German, English, Irish, Italian, and French.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Lodi's cultural character, accounting for 17.96% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Lodi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.