Roseville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 139,117 people and 30 constituent neighborhoods, Roseville is the 47th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Roseville 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.
Roseville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.91% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Roseville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Roseville who work in sales jobs (12.62%), office and administrative support (12.26%), and management occupations (11.80%).
Also of interest is that Roseville 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: 8.94% 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.
The citizens of Roseville are among the most well-educated in the nation: 40.80% of adults in Roseville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Roseville in 2010 was $39,759, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $159,036 for a family of four. However, Roseville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Roseville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Roseville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Roseville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Roseville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.16% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Roseville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Roseville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.