Campbell 77 Exceptional
Campbell Livability #142 ranked city in California#5,775 ranked city in the USARanks better than 80% of areas
A+ Campbell Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Campbell Cost of Living Cost of living is 42% higher than California
19999% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Campbell cost of living
C Campbell Crime Total crime is 22% higher than California
Total crime
3,38736% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3036% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-5%Year over year crime is down
Campbell crime
A- Campbell Employment Household income is 63% higher than California
Median household income
$103,70487% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$51,26972% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%40% lower than the US average
Campbell employment
B- Campbell Housing Home value is 97% higher than California
Median home value
$804,500336% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,82192% higher than the US average
Home ownership
50%21% lower than the US average
Campbell real estate or Campbell rentals
B- Campbell Schools HS graduation rate is 15% higher than California
High school grad. rates
92%10% higher than the US average
School test scores
53%8% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
22:134% higher than the US average
Campbell K-12 schools
A Campbell User Ratings There are a total of 8 ratings in Campbell
Overall user rating
81% 8 total ratings
User reviews rating
90% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
78% 7 total surveys
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      Living in Campbell, CA

      Located in the state of California, Campbell is a medium-sized city with a population of 40,788 residents. Campbell has a population density of 6,953 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. At 69%, the majority of the Campbell population is White; this is followed by 18% Asian and 2% Black. If you are looking for a family friendly city, Campbell might be a good fit as 76% of the population over 15 years old are married, and 56% have kids who are 18 years old or younger.

      Are you trying to decide if living in Campbell is the right fit for your lifestyle? To ensure a fulfilling experience before relocating to any new city in California, you will probably want to make sure that you check all of the most important boxes. The best areas in Campbell and in surrounding cities are easier to find when you are able to make informed decisions. Using data from cost of living, employment, housing, you will see a detailed breakdown of the most important information as well as comparisons to the California and national averages.

      Using data and statistics Campbell has received a livability score of 76 out of 100. This score is ranked in the 86th percentile when compared to all other cities. Compared to the United States average, Campbell ranks among some of the best places to live in the country! For each of the livability categories, we can establish that Campbell ranks very well for amenities (A+), weather (B+), education (B-), employment (A-) and housing (B-). Campbell does not fare well for the following: cost of living (F). It might be a smart idea to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

      Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Campbell, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do.

      Based on multiple factors including: median home and rental prices, appreciation rates and home affordability, Campbell has received high marks in the housing category. Based on these calculations, the apartment rental and real estate market appears to be very healthy.

      Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Campbell. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Campbell are affordable. The median home price for Campbell homes is $804,500, which is 96.6% higher than the California average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Campbell, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 7.8, which is 21.9% higher than the California average. Purchasing your new home can come with many financial benefits, some of which are more lucrative than others. Perhaps the most notable benefit could be the appreciation of your new home. Home appreciation rates are a good way to generate tax-free equity on a long term basis. The year over year appreciation rates in Campbell were 17%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 14.2%.

      Campbell transportation information

      Average one way commute25min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work81.1%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.9%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit2.9%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.2%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.7%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home4.6%5.4%4.6%

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