Rohnert Park, CA

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Living in Rohnert Park

Rohnert Park is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 43,291 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Rohnert Park is the 202nd largest community in California.

Housing costs in Rohnert Park 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.

Rohnert Park is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rohnert Park is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rohnert Park who work in office and administrative support (13.57%), sales jobs (10.79%), and management occupations (9.74%).

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

Rohnert Park is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Rohnert Park enrolled in college, Rohnert Park has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.

The percentage of people in Rohnert Park who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.08% of adults in Rohnert Park have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Rohnert Park in 2018 was $31,414, 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 $125,656 for a family of four. However, Rohnert Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Rohnert Park is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rohnert Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rohnert Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Rohnert Park also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.72% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rohnert Park include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Norwegian.

Rohnert Park also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.52%.

The most common language spoken in Rohnert Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.