Piru is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 2,133 people and just one neighborhood, Piru is the 626th largest community in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Piru is a blue-collar town, with 39.54% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Piru is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Piru who work in office and administrative support (13.71%), sales jobs (12.00%) and personal care services (8.80%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Piru work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Piru, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Piru provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
Piru’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.