Loomis is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 6,866 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Loomis is the 479th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Loomis are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Loomis is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.57% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Loomis is a town of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Loomis who work in management occupations (16.37%), sales jobs (15.81%), and healthcare (10.03%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 13.61% 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.
Loomis is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Loomis’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In terms of college education, Loomis is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.75% of adults in Loomis have a college degree.
The per capita income in Loomis in 2018 was $48,066, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $192,264 for a family of four. However, Loomis contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Loomis is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Loomis home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Loomis residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Loomis include English, German, Irish, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Loomis is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.