Beaumont 71 Excellent
Beaumont Livability #365 ranked city in California#10,309 ranked city in the USARanks better than 64% of areas
A+ Beaumont Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Beaumont Cost of Living Cost of living is 16% lower than California
11717% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Beaumont cost of living
B+ Beaumont Crime Total crime is 27% lower than California
Total crime
1,87220% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5420% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-6%Year over year crime is down
Beaumont crime
C- Beaumont Employment Household income is 7% higher than California
Median household income
$68,36924% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$26,06613% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%12% lower than the US average
Beaumont employment
C Beaumont Housing Home value is 39% lower than California
Median home value
$250,50036% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,20527% higher than the US average
Home ownership
74%16% higher than the US average
Beaumont real estate or Beaumont rentals
C Beaumont Schools HS graduation rate is 6% higher than California
High school grad. rates
84%2% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/a100% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
20:127% higher than the US average
Beaumont K-12 schools
D+ Beaumont User Ratings There are a total of 14 ratings in Beaumont
Overall user rating
59% 14 total ratings
User reviews rating
48% 4 total reviews
User surveys rating
70% 10 total surveys
all Beaumont poll results

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      Living in Beaumont, CA

      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%.

      Beaumont transportation information

      Average one way commute32min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work81.0%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.4%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.7%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.1%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.1%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home4.5%5.4%4.6%

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