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Mission Viejo is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 97,209 people and 20 constituent neighborhoods, Mission Viejo is the 75th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Mission Viejo 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.
Mission Viejo is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Mission Viejo is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mission Viejo who work in sales jobs (15.12%), management occupations (13.64%) and office and administrative support (13.05%).
Also of interest is that Mission Viejo has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Mission Viejo telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.17% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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, Mission Viejo is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Mission Viejo 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 city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Mission Viejo has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Mission Viejo’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Mission Viejo is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 45.56% of adults in Mission Viejo have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Mission Viejo in 2010 was $41,513, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $166,052 for a family of four.
Mission Viejo is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mission Viejo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mission Viejo residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Mission Viejo also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.96% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mission Viejo include German, Irish, English, Italian, French and Iranian.
Mission Viejo also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 19.31%.
The most common language spoken in Mission Viejo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Persian.
|MISSION VIEJO INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||33,640|
|MISSION VIEJO HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||76.18%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||23.82%|
|TYPE OF MISSION VIEJO HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||73.09%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||11.64%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||3.47%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||11.66%|
|SIZE OF MISSION VIEJO HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||7.15%|
|AGE OF MISSION VIEJO HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||4.20%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||82.75%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||12.80%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.25%|
|MISSION VIEJO REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$716,572|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,173|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $66,000||1.41%|
|$66,001 - $132,000||0.57%|
|$132,001 - $264,000||2.35%|
|$264,001 - $396,000||3.73%|
|$396,001 - $528,000||10.05%|
|$528,001 - $660,000||20.60%|
|$660,001 - $990,000||46.95%|
|$990,001 - $1,320,000||12.24%|
|PEOPLE OF MISSION VIEJO||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.28%|
|5 TO 17||15.92%|
|18 TO 24||8.61%|
|25 TO 34||10.01%|
|35 TO 54||29.89%|
|55 TO 64||14.41%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.87%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.34%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$98,157|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$41,513|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.32%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.03%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (11.98%)
Public Service (3.63%)
Information Technology (2.72%)
Real estate (2.49%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.59%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.23%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.16%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||3.89%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.10%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||15.96%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (17.18%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (76.96%)
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