Pioneer is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 1,080 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pioneer is the 704th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Pioneer 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, Pioneer isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pioneer are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pioneer is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pioneer who work in sales jobs (14.47%), management occupations (10.85%), and office and administrative support (9.15%).
Also of interest is that Pioneer has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Pioneer is worth considering.
In Pioneer, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Pioneer is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The citizens of Pioneer are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.83% of adults in Pioneer have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Pioneer in 2010 was $31,361, which is upper middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $125,444 for a family of four. However, Pioneer contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pioneer is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Pioneer home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pioneer residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Pioneer also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.04% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pioneer include Irish, German, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pioneer is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.