Bay Point 45 Poor
Bay Point Livability #1,433 ranked city in California#28,895 ranked city in the USARanks better than 1% of areas
B+ Bay Point Amenities Some amenities close to this location
F Bay Point Cost of Living Cost of living is 11% lower than California
Bay Point
12525% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Bay Point cost of living
F Bay Point Crime Total crime is 54% higher than California
Total crime
4,27272% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2472% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-2%Year over year crime is down
Bay Point crime
F Bay Point Employment Household income is 26% lower than California
Median household income
$47,33614% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$18,66137% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
9%89% higher than the US average
Bay Point employment
F Bay Point Housing Home value is 53% lower than California
Median home value
$193,0004% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,33441% higher than the US average
Home ownership
54%15% lower than the US average
Bay Point real estate or Bay Point rentals
F Bay Point Schools HS graduation rate is 19% lower than California
High school grad. rates
64%22% lower than the US average
School test scores
14%72% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
19:118% higher than the US average
Bay Point K-12 schools
C Bay Point User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in Bay Point
Overall user rating
62% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
60% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
65% 2 total surveys
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      Living in Bay Point, CA

      Bay Point, California is a moderately-sized city with a population of 23,131 inhabitants. Bay Point has a population density of 3,613 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. More than a quarter of the residents of Bay Point identify themselves as Hispanic or Latino, and 52% of the population speak Spanish as their primary or secondary language. With an average age of 31 years old, Bay Point could be a great place to live for young adults as this age is well below the national average.

      Without the right tools, relocating to any new area can be very stressful and challenging. Living in Bay Point, California could be a good experience for anyone who puts in the effort to do the research required. The best areas in Bay Point and in surrounding cities are easier to find when you are able to make informed decisions. Using data from amenities, crime, weather, education, employment, you will see a detailed breakdown of the most important information as well as comparisons to the California and national averages.

      With a livability score of 49/100, Bay Point is ranked #28,850 in the United States and #1,458 in California. This score ranks well below the US average. With such a low livability score, it might be worth investigating a little further. In fact, Bay Point actually ranks among the lowest 10 percentile of cities across the nation. For each of the livability categories, we see that Bay Point ranks very well for amenities (B+) and weather (B+). The bad news for Bay Point, there are some categories for which it does not score well, this includes: crime (F), cost of living (F), education (F), employment (F) and housing (F).

      Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Bay Point on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

      Bay Point real estate prices and overall affordability will play a huge role in determining if the area is the right fit for you. Of course there are probably some other items on your “wish list”, but even before they are considered, let’s take a look at the home prices and affordability in Bay Point. The median home price for Bay Point homes is $193,000, which is 52.8% lower than the California average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Bay Point, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 4.1, which is 35.9% lower than the California average.

      Bay Point transportation information

      StatisticBay PointCaliforniaNational
      Average one way commute35min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work68.6%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool17.3%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit8.6%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.1%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.3%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home2.4%5.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Bay Point, CA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).