Woodland is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 58,567 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Woodland is the 154th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Woodland 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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Woodland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Woodland is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodland who work in office and administrative support (15.40%), sales jobs (9.36%), and management occupations (8.46%).
Also of interest is that Woodland has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of Woodland overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Woodland, 23.60% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Woodland in 2010 was $25,149, 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 $100,596 for a family of four. However, Woodland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Woodland is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Woodland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodland residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Woodland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 47.71% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Woodland include English, Irish, Italian, and European.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Woodland's cultural character, accounting for 21.87% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Woodland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.