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 29,713 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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Suisun City who work in office and administrative support (14.09%), sales jobs (10.60%), and management occupations (8.20%).

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.

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

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 32.36 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The education level of Suisun City citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.45% of adults 25 and older in Suisun City have a college degree.

The per capita income in Suisun City in 2010 was $29,991, 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 $119,964 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 24.70% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Suisun City include European, African, German, Irish, and English.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Suisun City's cultural character, accounting for 23.42% of the city’s population.

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