Mira Loma, CA


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Mira Loma is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 21,930 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Mira Loma is the 296th largest community in California. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Mira Loma, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Mira Loma, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Mira Loma’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Mira Loma does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $76,224.00.

Housing costs in Mira Loma 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, Mira Loma is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mira Loma is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mira Loma who work in office and administrative support (15.21%), sales jobs (11.53%), and management occupations (7.73%).

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

One downside of living in Mira Loma is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Mira Loma, the average commute to work is 35.13 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The percentage of adults in Mira Loma who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.23% of the adults in Mira Loma have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Mira Loma in 2010 was $22,890, which is lower middle income relative to California, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,560 for a family of four. However, Mira Loma contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Mira Loma is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Mira Loma 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 Mira Loma, accounting for 55.92% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Mira Loma residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Mira Loma include Irish, English, Italian, and French .

Mira Loma also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 25.29%.

The most common language spoken in Mira Loma is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.