Orosi is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 8,914 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Orosi is the 427th largest community in California.
Orosi is a blue-collar town, with 68.60% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Orosi is a town of farmers, fishers, or foresters, transportation and shipping workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Orosi who work in farm management occupations (46.74%), sales jobs (6.33%), and office and administrative support (4.50%).
One downside of living in Orosi, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.55 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Orosi does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Orosi ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 2.12% of people over 25 have a college degree.
The per capita income in Orosi in 2010 was $10,342, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $41,368 for a family of four.
Orosi is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Orosi 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 Orosi, accounting for 85.30% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Orosi residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Orosi include Portuguese, Irish, German, and Scottish.
In addition, Orosi has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (50.88%).
The most common language spoken in Orosi is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Pacific Island languages.