Sloughhouse, CA

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Living in Sloughhouse

Sloughhouse is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 7,292 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sloughhouse is the 462nd largest community in California.

Housing costs in Sloughhouse 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.

Sloughhouse is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.21% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sloughhouse is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sloughhouse who work in management occupations (16.31%), office and administrative support (11.03%), and sales jobs (9.69%).

A relatively large number of people in Sloughhouse telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.87% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Sloughhouse is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Sloughhouse really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Sloughhouse perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

One downside of living in Sloughhouse, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.71 minutes every day commuting to work.

The citizens of Sloughhouse are among the most well-educated in the nation: 45.67% of adults in Sloughhouse have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Sloughhouse in 2018 was $52,732, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $210,928 for a family of four.

Sloughhouse is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Sloughhouse home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sloughhouse residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Sloughhouse also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.81% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sloughhouse include English, German, Irish, Italian, and French.

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

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