Orangevale is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 35,299 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Orangevale is the 229th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Orangevale 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, Orangevale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Orangevale is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Orangevale who work in office and administrative support (14.34%), sales jobs (13.01%), and management occupations (12.37%).
Also of interest is that Orangevale has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The percentage of people in Orangevale who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.42% of adults in Orangevale have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Orangevale in 2010 was $32,267, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $129,068 for a family of four. However, Orangevale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Orangevale is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Orangevale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Orangevale residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Orangevale include English, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Orangevale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.