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Ramona, CA
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Ramona profile

Living in Ramona

Ramona is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 21,468 people and eight associated neighborhoods, Ramona is the 307th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Ramona 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.

Also of interest is that Ramona has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.39% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

In Ramona, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.50 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The overall education level of Ramona is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.69% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Ramona in 2018 was $41,156, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $164,624 for a family of four. However, Ramona contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Ramona is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ramona home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ramona residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Ramona also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 38.62% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ramona include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Ramona's cultural character, accounting for 16.55% of the town’s population.

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