Rancho Cordova is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 73,563 people and 20 constituent neighborhoods, Rancho Cordova is the 125th largest community in California.
Rancho Cordova is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rancho Cordova is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rancho Cordova who work in office and administrative support (15.89%), sales jobs (10.87%), and management occupations (6.81%).
Also of interest is that Rancho Cordova has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing that you will notice about Rancho Cordova is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Rancho Cordova a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.
The overall education level of Rancho Cordova is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.97% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Rancho Cordova in 2010 was $26,908, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $107,632 for a family of four. However, Rancho Cordova contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rancho Cordova is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rancho Cordova home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rancho Cordova residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Rancho Cordova also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.60% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rancho Cordova include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
Rancho Cordova also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 24.71%.
The most common language spoken in Rancho Cordova is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.