Suisun City, CA

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Suisun City profile

Living in Suisun City

Suisun City is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 29,639 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Suisun City is the 258th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Suisun City 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 cities, Suisun City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Suisun City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Suisun City is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Suisun City who work in office and administrative support (15.18%), sales jobs (10.82%), and management occupations (9.03%).

There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Suisun City, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.

One downside of living in Suisun City is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Suisun City, the average commute to work is 31.82 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

In terms of college education, Suisun City is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.92% of adults 25 and older in Suisun City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Suisun City in 2010 was $28,519, which is middle income relative to California, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,076 for a family of four. However, Suisun City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Suisun City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Suisun City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Suisun City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Suisun City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.33% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Suisun City include African, European, German, Irish, and English.

In addition, Suisun City has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (23.23%).

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