Woodlake is a somewhat small city located in the state of California. With a population of 7,654 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Woodlake is the 461st largest community in California.
Woodlake is a blue-collar town, with 39.77% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Woodlake is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodlake who work in farm management occupations (20.72%), sales jobs (11.59%), and maintenance occupations (10.54%).
In addition, many people in Woodlake have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
In Woodlake, just 6.16% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Woodlake in 2010 was $12,706, which is low income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $50,824 for a family of four. However, Woodlake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Woodlake is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Woodlake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Woodlake, accounting for 86.51% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Woodlake residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Woodlake include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
Woodlake also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 27.92%.
The most common language spoken in Woodlake is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Arabic.