Rancho Cordova is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 71,017 people and 20 constituent neighborhoods, Rancho Cordova is the 125th largest community in California.
Unlike some cities, Rancho Cordova isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Rancho Cordova are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rancho Cordova is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rancho Cordova who work in office and administrative support (17.00%), sales jobs (11.09%), and business and financial occupations (7.50%).
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.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Rancho Cordova is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Rancho Cordova, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
In terms of college education, Rancho Cordova is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.88% 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 $24,321, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $97,284 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 19.95% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rancho Cordova include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
Foreign born people are also an important part of Rancho Cordova's cultural character, accounting for 23.89% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Rancho Cordova is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.