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Rancho Santa Margarita is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 49,359 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Rancho Santa Margarita is the 179th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Rancho Santa Margarita 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 Santa Margarita is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.58% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Rancho Santa Margarita is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rancho Santa Margarita who work in sales jobs (16.38%), management occupations (15.63%) and office and administrative support (12.66%).
Also of interest is that Rancho Santa Margarita has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Rancho Santa Margarita is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Rancho Santa Margarita really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Rancho Santa Margarita perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Rancho Santa Margarita is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 49.08% of adults in Rancho Santa Margarita have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Rancho Santa Margarita in 2010 was $42,768, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $171,072 for a family of four.
Rancho Santa Margarita is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rancho Santa Margarita home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rancho Santa Margarita residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Rancho Santa Margarita also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.74% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rancho Santa Margarita include German, Irish, English, Italian, Polish and Scottish.
Rancho Santa Margarita also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.38%.
The most common language spoken in Rancho Santa Margarita is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||16,559|
|RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||72.21%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||27.79%|
|TYPE OF RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||56.79%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||17.58%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||3.70%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||21.74%|
|SIZE OF RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||7.15%|
|AGE OF RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||5.25%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||92.93%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||1.43%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.39%|
|RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$682,248|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,076|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $66,000||1.25%|
|$66,001 - $132,000||0.22%|
|$132,001 - $264,000||3.01%|
|$264,001 - $396,000||9.10%|
|$396,001 - $528,000||13.55%|
|$528,001 - $660,000||16.96%|
|$660,001 - $990,000||39.88%|
|$990,001 - $1,320,000||13.71%|
|PEOPLE OF RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||6.22%|
|5 TO 17||21.91%|
|18 TO 24||8.81%|
|25 TO 34||11.81%|
|35 TO 54||34.45%|
|55 TO 64||10.47%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||6.33%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.82%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$104,952|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$42,768|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.65%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Retail (13.63%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (10.68%)
Public Service (3.96%)
Real estate (2.95%)
Information Technology (2.52%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.33%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.14%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.20%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||4.98%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.63%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||18.74%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (17.01%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (77.33%)
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