Parlier, CA

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Living in Parlier

Parlier is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 14,576 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Parlier is the 354th largest community in California.

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Parlier is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 64.15% of the Parlier workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Parlier is a city of farmers, fishers, or foresters, transportation and shipping workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Parlier who work in farm management occupations (29.74%), office and administrative support (7.21%), and sales jobs (6.65%).

Parlier ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 4.12% of people over 25 have a college degree.

The per capita income in Parlier in 2018 was $11,927, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $47,708 for a family of four. Parlier also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.69% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Parlier is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Parlier 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 Parlier, accounting for 98.97% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Parlier residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Parlier include English, Polish, Italian, European, and Yugoslavian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Parlier's cultural character, accounting for 41.18% of the city’s population.

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

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