Some basic demographics of Roseville, and my take on the social innovation landscape in the area.

  • Demographics
    • "Placer County has developed a high technology clusters since 2000. These include biotechnology/bioscience, hardware, medical device manufacturers, networking/system integration, and software. The software sector, in particular has grown substantially the early 2000's with many small firms joining Oracle Corporation in South Placer County. Such firms include UK-based Sage Software, Abso in Roseville, and privately-held Revionics which has received national attention for its price-optimizatino software development. In 2008, Kodak Imagin announced the establishment of a branch of software and engineering development operation in Aubur. Kodak joined other relatively new technology-based firms in the Auburn area incuding ioSafe, Titan Engineering, Tahoe RF Semiconductor, and Sierra Precision Optics.Placer County Economic and Demographic Profile 2010
    • "As of 2005, there were 103,845 people, 42,538 households, and 21,855 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,622.5 people per square mile (1,012.4/km²). There were 31,925 housing units at an average density of 1,047.6/sq mi (404.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 86.03% White, 1.31% African American, 0.70% Native American, 4.31% Asian, 0.20% Pacific Islander, 3.93% from other races, and 3.53% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 11.54% of the population." (Roseville, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roseville,California#Demographics
    • "According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household in the city was $68,273, and the median income for a family was $84,863[ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roseville,

California#Demographics
  • City of Rosevile's Demographic, Development & Employment Profile 2006-2007 (current issue) http://www.roseville.ca.us/civica/filebank/blobdload.asp?BlobID=10267
  • City of Roseville, California - City Demographics - http://www.roseville.ca.us/ed/demographics/city_demographics/default.asp
  • https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=explorer&chrome=true&srcid=0B1haVZnrKolXMWE1MzM0MGMtMTUzNi00MDMzLWI3YWQtNzg3NDNiZmE0ZWJh&hl=en
  • "the social innovation landscape"
    • (Social Reporter | Sketching the social innovation landscape) http://socialreporter.com/?p=144
    changed March 4, 2011