Rancho Cucamonga, CA

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Living in Rancho Cucamonga

Rancho Cucamonga is a relatively large city located in the state of California. With a population of 177,751 people and 28 constituent neighborhoods, Rancho Cucamonga is the 28th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Rancho Cucamonga 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.

Rancho Cucamonga is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rancho Cucamonga is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rancho Cucamonga who work in office and administrative support (13.63%), management occupations (11.73%), and sales jobs (11.22%).

One thing that you will notice about Rancho Cucamonga is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Rancho Cucamonga a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.

In Rancho Cucamonga, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.49 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The education level of Rancho Cucamonga citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 34.00% of adults in Rancho Cucamonga have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Rancho Cucamonga in 2018 was $34,052, 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 $136,208 for a family of four. However, Rancho Cucamonga contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Rancho Cucamonga is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rancho Cucamonga home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Rancho Cucamonga, accounting for 37.88% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Rancho Cucamonga residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Rancho Cucamonga include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Rancho Cucamonga's cultural character, accounting for 20.27% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Rancho Cucamonga is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.