Wheatland is a very small city located in the state of California. With a population of 3,484 people and just one neighborhood, Wheatland is the 558th largest community in California. Much of the housing stock in Wheatland was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Wheatland economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Wheatland, where the median household income is $61,370.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Wheatland isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wheatland are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wheatland is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wheatland who work in food service (14.15%), office and administrative support (12.18%) and sales jobs (11.45%).
Also of interest is that Wheatland 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 Wheatland is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Wheatland, the average commute to work is 33.57 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.