Tollhouse is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 5,011 people and just one neighborhood, Tollhouse is the 511th largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Tollhouse 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.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Tollhouse is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tollhouse is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tollhouse who work in office and administrative support (17.00%), management occupations (12.55%) and sales jobs (11.21%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.75% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Tollhouse has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Tollhouse has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Tollhouse than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Tollhouse may be for you.
One downside of living in Tollhouse is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Tollhouse, the average commute to work is 35.48 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Tollhouse does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.