Rosamond is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 18,883 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Rosamond is the 324th largest community in California.
Rosamond is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rosamond is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rosamond who work in office and administrative support (15.68%), sales jobs (8.85%), and management occupations (6.57%).
Also of interest is that Rosamond has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The rate of college-level education in Rosamond is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.06% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rosamond in 2010 was $21,792, which is lower middle income relative to California, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,168 for a family of four. However, Rosamond contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rosamond is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Rosamond home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rosamond residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Rosamond also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 37.52% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rosamond include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Rosamond is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.