Sanger is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 24,950 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Sanger is the 278th largest community in California.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sanger is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sanger is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sanger who work in office and administrative support (15.38%), farm management occupations (8.30%), and sales jobs (8.16%).
In Sanger, just 11.35% 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 Sanger in 2010 was $16,620, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $66,480 for a family of four. However, Sanger contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sanger is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sanger 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 Sanger, accounting for 81.66% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Sanger residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Sanger include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
Sanger also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 22.71%.
The most common language spoken in Sanger is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Indic languages.