San Gabriel, CA

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Living in San Gabriel

San Gabriel is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 40,514 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, San Gabriel is the 205th largest community in California.

Housing costs in San Gabriel 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.

Unlike some cities, San Gabriel isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in San Gabriel are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, San Gabriel is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in San Gabriel who work in office and administrative support (14.18%), sales jobs (11.55%), and management occupations (8.99%).

In terms of college education, San Gabriel is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.93% of adults in San Gabriel have a college degree.

The per capita income in San Gabriel in 2010 was $24,281, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $97,124 for a family of four. However, San Gabriel contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

San Gabriel is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call San Gabriel home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of San Gabriel residents report their race to be Asian, followed by White. San Gabriel also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 25.35% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in San Gabriel include German, Irish, Italian, English, and French.

Foreign born people are also an important part of San Gabriel's cultural character, accounting for 55.52% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in San Gabriel is Chinese. Other important languages spoken here include English and Spanish.