Vacaville is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 96,803 people and 21 constituent neighborhoods, Vacaville is the 76th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Vacaville 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.
Vacaville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Vacaville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Vacaville who work in office and administrative support (14.58%), sales jobs (11.95%), and management occupations (7.92%).
Vacaville is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Vacaville, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Also of interest is that Vacaville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Vacaville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.19% of adults in Vacaville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Vacaville in 2010 was $30,183, 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 $120,732 for a family of four. However, Vacaville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Vacaville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Vacaville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vacaville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Vacaville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.74% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Vacaville include German, Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Vacaville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.