Villa Park is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 5,964 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Villa Park is the 491st largest community in California.
Villa Park home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Villa Park real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Villa Park is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 92.41% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Villa Park is a city of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Villa Park who work in management occupations (23.54%), sales jobs (15.87%), and office and administrative support (10.59%).
Of important note, Villa Park is also a city of artists. Villa Park has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Villa Park’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Villa Park telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.05% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Because of many things, Villa Park is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Villa Park a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Villa Park has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Villa Park’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Villa Park is a pretty powerful place. 55.44% of the adults in Villa Park 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 Villa Park in 2010 was $65,733, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $262,932 for a family of four.
Villa Park is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Villa Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Villa Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Villa Park include English, Irish, Italian, and European.
Villa Park also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.46%.
The most common language spoken in Villa Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Vietnamese.