San Jacinto is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 46,951 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, San Jacinto is the 190th largest community in California.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, San Jacinto is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, San Jacinto is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in San Jacinto who work in office and administrative support (16.01%), sales jobs (8.85%), and food service (6.86%).
One downside of living in San Jacinto, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.87 minutes every day commuting to work.
In San Jacinto, just 12.00% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in San Jacinto in 2010 was $17,632, which is lower middle income relative to California, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,528 for a family of four. However, San Jacinto contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
San Jacinto is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call San Jacinto home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in San Jacinto, accounting for 52.35% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of San Jacinto residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in San Jacinto include English, Irish, French , and Italian.
In addition, San Jacinto has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (22.18%).
The most common language spoken in San Jacinto is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.