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 service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Rosamond who work in office and administrative support (13.62%), food service (8.02%), and management occupations (7.34%).
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 11.70% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rosamond in 2010 was $21,172, which is lower middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $84,688 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 36.04% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rosamond include German, Italian, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Rosamond is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.