Beaumont, CA

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Living in Beaumont

Beaumont is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 51,063 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Beaumont is the 214th largest community in California. Much of the housing stock in Beaumont was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Beaumont economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Beaumont, where the median household income is $84,105.00.

Housing costs in Beaumont 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, Beaumont isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Beaumont are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Beaumont is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Beaumont who work in sales jobs (11.26%), office and administrative support (11.19%), and healthcare (9.31%).

One downside of living in Beaumont, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.30 minutes every day commuting to work.

The percentage of people in Beaumont who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.15% of adults in Beaumont have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Beaumont in 2018 was $28,883, which is middle income relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,532 for a family of four. However, Beaumont contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Beaumont is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Beaumont 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 Beaumont, accounting for 46.46% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Beaumont residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Beaumont include German, English, Irish, Italian, and European.

In addition, Beaumont has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.27%).

The most common language spoken in Beaumont is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.