San Jacinto, CA


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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 (15.68%), sales jobs (9.87%), and food service (7.56%).

In San Jacinto, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.80 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

In San Jacinto, just 11.58% 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 $17,350, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $69,400 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. The greatest number of San Jacinto residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. San Jacinto also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 52.16% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in San Jacinto include English, Irish, Italian, and French .

Foreign born people are also an important part of San Jacinto's cultural character, accounting for 22.01% of the city’s population.

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