Loomis, CA

Loomis profile

Living in Loomis

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.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Loomis is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Loomis is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Loomis who work in sales jobs (15.08%), management occupations (13.33%), and business and financial occupations (10.54%).

Also of interest is that Loomis has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.83% 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.

Because of many things, Loomis is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Loomis a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Loomis has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Loomis’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The education level of Loomis citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.88% of adults in Loomis have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Loomis in 2018 was $41,679, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $166,716 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 German, English, Irish, Italian, and European.

The most common language spoken in Loomis is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.