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Capitola is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 10,180 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Capitola is the 418th largest community in California. Houses for Sale Capitola CA
Capitola home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Capitola real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America. Houses for Sale Capitola CA
Capitola is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.46% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Capitola is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Capitola who work in sales jobs (16.68%), management occupations (11.60%), and food service (8.47%). Houses for Sale Capitola CA
Also of interest is that Capitola has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US. Houses for Sale Capitola CA
A relatively large number of people in Capitola telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 13.09% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes. Houses for Sale Capitola CA
One of the nice things about Capitola is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities. Houses for Sale Capitola CA
In Capitola, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Capitola is a relatively small city. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The education level of Capitola citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 36.93% of adults in Capitola have a bachelor’s degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Capitola in 2010 was $41,695, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $166,780 for a family of four. However, Capitola contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Capitola is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Capitola home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Capitola residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Capitola also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 22.90% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Capitola include English, Irish, Italian, and French .
In addition, Capitola has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.78%).
The most common language spoken in Capitola is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.