Upland, CA


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Living in Upland

Upland is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 76,443 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Upland is the 109th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Upland 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Upland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Upland is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Upland who work in office and administrative support (14.56%), management occupations (11.71%), and sales jobs (11.36%).

The overall education level of Upland citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.09% of adults in Upland have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Upland in 2010 was $29,473, 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 $117,892 for a family of four. However, Upland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Upland is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Upland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Upland residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Upland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 39.67% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Upland include English, Irish, European, and Italian.

Upland also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 18.98%.

The most common language spoken in Upland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.