Shingle Springs, CA

Shingle Springs profile

Living in Shingle Springs

Shingle Springs is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 4,484 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Shingle Springs is the 526th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Shingle Springs 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 towns, Shingle Springs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Shingle Springs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Shingle Springs is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Shingle Springs who work in office and administrative support (19.00%), management occupations (9.78%), and sales jobs (7.85%).

Also of interest is that Shingle Springs has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Shingle Springs has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Shingle Springs a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

The overall education level of Shingle Springs is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 27.47% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Shingle Springs in 2018 was $44,616, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $178,464 for a family of four. However, Shingle Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Shingle Springs is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Shingle Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Shingle Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Shingle Springs include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Shingle Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.