Located in the state of California, Beaumont is a moderately-sized city with a population of 42,191 people. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (69% White). Given that fact, Beaumont could be considered less diverse than other cities. Additionally, more than a quarter of the population of Beaumont are of Hispanic or Latino origin, and 23% of the population also speak Spanish. 77% of the people in Beaumont (over the age of 15) are married and 52% have kids under the age of eighteen. Knowing that, it’s safe to say that this area could be a great place for other families to lay down roots.
Living in Beaumont can be a positive experience for anyone moving to the city. Having said that, in the state of California, there are many incredible places to live, so choose wisely! Using the livability score which includes data from categories like crime, cost of living, weather, employment, you can easily compare the best places to live in Beaumont and also determine if there are any nearby cities that might be a better match for your lifestyle. You can also compare Beaumont to California and the national average.
The livability score in Beaumont is 70 out of 100 and the city is ranked in the 63rd percentile of all cities across America. If we consider each of the categories on their own, we see that Beaumont ranks well for amenities (A+) and weather (A-). There are some categories that Beaumont does not rank well for, including: cost of living (F) and education (F). It might be worth taking a closer look to determine why.
Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Beaumont 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.
Assuming that Beaumont meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Beaumont. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Beaumont are simply unattainable. The median home price for Beaumont homes is $250,500, which is 38.8% lower than the California average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Beaumont, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 3.7, which is 42.2% lower than the California average. For most people, purchasing a new home is the biggest investment they will make in their lifetime. Taking a look at overall real estate appreciation rates in Beaumont will offer some insight into determining if your home purchase will be a solid investment for years to come. In Beaumont, the year-over-year appreciation rates were 6.4%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 10.5%.
|Average one way commute||32min||28min||26min|
|Workers who drive to work||81.0%||73.5%||76.4%|
|Workers who carpool||11.4%||10.6%||9.3%|
|Workers who take public transit||0.7%||5.2%||5.1%|
|Workers who bicycle||0.1%||1.1%||0.6%|
|Workers who walk||1.1%||2.7%||2.8%|
|Working from home||4.5%||5.4%||4.6%|