Trabuco Canyon is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 16,637 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Trabuco Canyon is the 342nd largest community in California.
Trabuco Canyon home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Trabuco Canyon real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Trabuco Canyon is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 94.64% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Trabuco Canyon is a town of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Trabuco Canyon who work in management occupations (25.06%), sales jobs (22.25%), and office and administrative support (10.47%).
Also of interest is that Trabuco Canyon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 14.39% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
The overall crime rate in Trabuco Canyon is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
In Trabuco Canyon, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.77 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Trabuco Canyon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
If knowledge is power, Trabuco Canyon is a pretty powerful place. 61.19% of the adults in Trabuco Canyon have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Trabuco Canyon in 2010 was $69,867, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $279,468 for a family of four.
Trabuco Canyon is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Trabuco Canyon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Trabuco Canyon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Trabuco Canyon include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Trabuco Canyon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.