St. Helena is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 6,088 people and three constituent neighborhoods, St. Helena is the 490th largest community in California.
St. Helena home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but St. Helena real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, St. Helena is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, St. Helena is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in St. Helena who work in management occupations (19.69%), sales jobs (12.42%), and office and administrative support (9.62%).
The education level of St. Helena ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in St. Helena, 47.98% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in St. Helena in 2010 was $50,277, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $201,108 for a family of four. However, St. Helena contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
St. Helena is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call St. Helena home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of St. Helena residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. St. Helena also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 28.20% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in St. Helena include English, Irish, Italian, and French .
St. Helena also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 21.00%.
The most common language spoken in St. Helena is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.