Yucca Valley is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 21,777 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Yucca Valley is the 303rd largest community in California.
Unlike some towns, Yucca Valley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Yucca Valley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Yucca Valley is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Yucca Valley who work in office and administrative support (13.56%), sales jobs (13.23%), and healthcare (7.36%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Yucca Valley is worth considering.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Yucca Valley rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.56% of adults 25 and older in Yucca Valley have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Yucca Valley in 2018 was $26,978, which is lower middle income relative to California, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $107,912 for a family of four. However, Yucca Valley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Yucca Valley is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Yucca Valley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Yucca Valley residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Yucca Valley also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.89% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Yucca Valley include English, Irish, German, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Yucca Valley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.