Valencia is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 4,070 people and just one neighborhood, Valencia is the 541st largest community in California. Valencia has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Valencia, where the median household income is $143,454.
Real Estate Prices
Valencia home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Valencia real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Valencia is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.67% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Valencia is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Valencia who work in management occupations (26.34%), sales jobs (13.09%) and healthcare (11.34%).
Also of interest is that Valencia has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Valencia is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Valencia, the average commute to work is 37.89 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.