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Places With The Best Employment In California 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score79
  • Palos Verdes Estates, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,582
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  • Los Altos Hills, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,376
75
  • Woodside, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,496
80
  • Los Altos, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,238
  • I grew up in Los Altos and spent a lot of my time walking around the town and finding out the "secrets" of the town. Los Altos is a sleepy old town with lots of history, but it is sleepy for sure: there
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  • Mill Valley, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,318
  • At the foot of Mount Tamalpais is Mill Valley. Accurately named for long-ago lumber milling operations, the town remains fairly eclectic. You can find money stuffed executives living next to pauper
71
  • Piedmont, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,201
72
  • Blackhawk, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,468
72
  • Alamo, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,078
80
  • La Cañada Flintridge, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,477
79
  • Orinda, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,936
77
  • San Marino, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,324
74
  • Tiburon, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,170
79
  • Kensington, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,602
81
  • Atherton, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,127
75
  • Hillsborough, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,312
83
  • Rolling Hills Estates, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,206
74
  • Kentfield, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,907
73
  • Lucas Valley-Marinwood, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,594
66
  • Jamul, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,640
79
  • Menlo Park, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 33,319
82
  • Saratoga, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,830
76
  • Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 42,412
  • For your Rancho Palos Verdes Real Estate needs visit www.SouthBay4Sale.com From the beautiful coastlines, Trump Golf Course, to Terranea Resort Rancho Palos Verdes how so much to see and do. he
75
  • Las Flores, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,671
83
  • San Ramon, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 74,366
  • And a San Ramon native I for one can vouch for the fact that it is single-handedly one of the most beautiful places in the Bay. With a very mild climate and beautiful atmosphere, San Ramon is also a
69
  • Rancho Murieta, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,507
81
  • Dublin, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 54,523
  • I have lived near Dublin, California in the East Bay Area for several years and it is an absolutely lovely place to live, if you have the money of course. Dublin is a very expensive part of the East Bay
73
  • North Tustin, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,208
82
  • Pleasanton, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 77,046
  • I used to live here for few years. At first I thought it was quiet and peaceful. The city was clean and I had all shopping centers nearby. But the whole place's attitude changed once the recession set in
74
  • Danville, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 43,758
  • I lived in Danville California for the better part of my childhood, and I still travel there to visit my parents and grandparents during holidays. The city is a very calm place, and in my opinion a great
83
  • Lafayette, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,381
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  • Palo Alto, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 66,649
  • I have visited Palo Alto twice for business in recent years. I have found it to be a fun trip each time. It has many things to offer for entertainment and fun. One of my favorite places to go to is
71
  • East Foothills, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,347
84
  • Solana Beach, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,312
82
  • Manhattan Beach, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 35,573
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  • Ladera Ranch, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,121
80
  • Corte Madera, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,694
79
  • Los Gatos, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,491
  • After 46 years in Los Gatos we still love every minute. Shopping, restaurants, entertainment, and all sorts of civic activity make this one of the most enjoyable places to live in northern California.
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  • Moraga, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,977
67
  • La Habra Heights, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,406
76
  • Westlake Village, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,443
  • My family moved to Westlake a couple years ago, and some of my extended family a few years prior to that. Having come from Santa Clarita (about 35 minutes northeast) this was a major improvement in
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  • Hermosa Beach, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,726
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  • Fairfax, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,598
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  • Foster City, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,967
82
  • Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 49,038
  • That pretty much describes Rancho Santa Margarita in Southern California. If you are looking for a natural setting; close to cities and beaches. If you don't mind wild life creatures and you want to slow
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  • Campbell, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,788
72
  • Coto de Caza, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,845
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  • Belmont, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,918
81
  • Rossmoor, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,933
71
  • Pacifica, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 38,844
81
  • Strawberry, CA
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,689

Employment is a key factor when considering your relocation options in California. Ensuring that there are plenty of high paying jobs in your new city plays an important part in deciding where you want to relocate to. Using our unique algorithm and multiple data points, we came up with the best cities in California for employment and jobs. Relocating is stressful enough, knowing that you are choosing a city with good job opportunities should at least alleviate some of that stress!

Listed above are California cities with the best employment and job opportunities with a population over 5,000. These cities have a mix of low unemployment rates as well as high median income and income per capita. Unemployment rates continue to fall and hiring is up, so the rest will depend on which city you choose to relocate to. This list will help to ensure that the city you select has strong job opportunities.

To narrow down the list of the best cities with the strongest job market in California, you can modify the filters at the top of the page. Start by selecting cities or neighborhoods, city size (population) and home/rental prices. You can also filter using additional categories like: amenities, crime, cost of living, education, housing and weather to ensure that the matching cities meet all of your needs.