Rolling Hills Estates is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 8,058 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Rolling Hills Estates is the 440th largest community in California.
Rolling Hills Estates home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Rolling Hills Estates real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Rolling Hills Estates is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 95.16% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Rolling Hills Estates is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rolling Hills Estates who work in management occupations (27.08%), sales jobs (11.91%), and healthcare (10.42%).
Of important note, Rolling Hills Estates is also a city of artists. Rolling Hills Estates has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Rolling Hills Estates’s character.
Also of interest is that Rolling Hills Estates has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.93% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Rolling Hills Estates is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Rolling Hills Estates a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Rolling Hills Estates has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Rolling Hills Estates’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Rolling Hills Estates is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Rolling Hills Estates, the average commute to work is 32.96 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Rolling Hills Estates. 67.18% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Rolling Hills Estates in 2018 was $75,038, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $300,152 for a family of four.
Rolling Hills Estates is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rolling Hills Estates home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rolling Hills Estates residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Rolling Hills Estates also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.23% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rolling Hills Estates include German, English, Italian, Irish, and French.
Rolling Hills Estates also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 25.79%.
The most common language spoken in Rolling Hills Estates is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.