Yucca Valley is a medium-sized town located in the state of California. With a population of 21,738 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Yucca Valley is the 305th largest community in California.
Yucca Valley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Yucca Valley is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Yucca Valley who work in sales jobs (10.95%), office and administrative support (10.92%), and healthcare (6.55%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Yucca Valley has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Yucca Valley a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The percentage of adults in Yucca Valley with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.82% of adults in Yucca Valley have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Yucca Valley in 2018 was $27,828, 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 $111,312 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 26.55% 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.