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Rowland Heights is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 50,432 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Rowland Heights is the 174th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Rowland Heights 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.
Rowland Heights is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.89% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Rowland Heights is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rowland Heights who work in office and administrative support (17.09%), sales jobs (15.70%) and management occupations (10.82%).
Also of interest is that Rowland Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Rowland Heights, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.36 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Rowland Heights use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Rowland Heights‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the bus. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
The education level of Rowland Heights citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.33% of adults in Rowland Heights have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rowland Heights in 2010 was $25,845, 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 $103,380 for a family of four. However, Rowland Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rowland Heights is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Rowland Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rowland Heights residents report their race to be Asian, followed by White. Rowland Heights also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 29.99% of the town’s residents.
Rowland Heights also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 56.25%.
The languages spoken by people in Rowland Heights are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Rowland Heights is Chinese. Other important languages spoken here include English, Spanish, Korean and Tagalog.
|ROWLAND HEIGHTS INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||14,640|
|ROWLAND HEIGHTS HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||67.02%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||32.98%|
|TYPE OF ROWLAND HEIGHTS HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||71.04%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||2.88%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||6.70%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||14.83%|
|SIZE OF ROWLAND HEIGHTS HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||11.43%|
|AGE OF ROWLAND HEIGHTS HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||3.12%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||61.59%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||34.16%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||1.13%|
|ROWLAND HEIGHTS REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$640,048|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,593|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $68,000||3.49%|
|$68,001 - $135,000||2.43%|
|$135,001 - $271,000||1.65%|
|$271,001 - $406,000||5.46%|
|$406,001 - $541,000||19.77%|
|$541,001 - $677,000||18.63%|
|$677,001 - $1,015,000||29.96%|
|$1,015,001 - $1,353,000||14.81%|
|PEOPLE OF ROWLAND HEIGHTS||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.80%|
|5 TO 17||14.06%|
|18 TO 24||10.41%|
|25 TO 34||14.15%|
|35 TO 54||27.30%|
|55 TO 64||13.96%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.31%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||85.36%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$61,375|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$25,845|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||12.60%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Retail (13.15%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.82%)
Public Service (2.98%)
Real estate (2.44%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.85%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.43%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.26%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||14.06%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.58%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||29.99%|
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||Chinese (32.53%)
Pacific Island languages (1.66%)
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